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Newton Housing Authority

32 Liberty Street
Newton, Sussex County, New Jersey 7860

Newton Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Public Housing program. As of June 19th, 2021, Newton Housing Authority has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Newton Housing Authority serves Newton.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Newton Housing Authority Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open Newton Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Holiday Notice: Housing Authority offices may be closed Friday, June 18, 2021, in observance of Juneteenth.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Application methods may change, as well. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, you can contact the housing authority directly. Office operations may be different from usual, and it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Newton Housing Authority Website:

Newton Housing Authority Phone: (908) 859-0122.

Open Until Further Notice: Public Housing Waiting List

Please Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.

How To Apply to the Waiting List
The Newton Housing Authority (NHA) is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for senior/disabled individuals.

Please Note: The NHA does not have a family public housing program.

The NHA offers one community with 80 units dedicated to senior/disabled individuals.

There are two ways to apply:
1. Visit the NHA to pick up an application, located at 32 Liberty St., Newton, NJ 07860, during normal office hours.
2. Request an application be mailed to you by calling 973-383-5191 during normal office hours.
3. Download application here, then print and complete.

Once the application has been completed, it can be hand delivered to the address listed above.

The NHA does have a preference point system that may improve your spot on the waiting list: Town of Newton resident, Sussex County resident, or displaced by a natural disaster.

More information can be found by visiting the NHA website at, or by calling 973-383-5191 during normal office hours.
Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (973)383-5191.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 06/05/2015.

About Newton Housing Authority

More information about Newton Housing Authority can be found on its website at

Representatives of Newton Housing Authority may be available by phone at (908) 859-0122. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

Newton Housing Authority does not participate in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program, so voucher holders cannot port to this housing authority. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.

Public Housing Apartments Operated by Newton Housing Authority

Liberty Tws

32 Liberty St
Newton, New Jersey