Vineland Housing Authority

191 West Chestnut Avenue, Vineland, NJ

There are three waiting lists open now offered by Vineland Housing Authority.

Vineland Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Waiting ListStatus
Oakview Apartments Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Open Until Further Notice
Vineland Housing Authority Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Open Until Further Notice
Vineland, New Jersey Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Closed

Vineland Housing Authority offers the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) and Public Housing programs in Vineland.

Go to the New Jersey Section 8 Waiting Lists page or the New Jersey Public Housing Waiting Lists page for more nearby housing applications.

Open Until Further Notice: Oakview Apartments Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.

The Vineland Housing Authority (VHA) Section 8 Project-Based Voucher waiting list for 2, 3 and 4-Bedroom apartments at Oakview Apartments is currently open.

The VHA is accepting applications for this waiting list from January 2, 2019, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply during the opening period: 

  1. Print the paper application available here. Select the "Download PDF Application to Apply for Oakview Apartments PBV" link.
  2. Pick up an application from the VHA office, located at 191 W. Chestnut Avenue, Vineland, NJ 08360, Monday though Friday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Once the application has been completed, it must be mailed to the Housing Authority of the City of Vineland Administrative Offices, 191 W. Chestnut Avenue, Vineland, NJ 08360.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Vineland Resident
  • Working in Vineland
  • Elderly/Disabled
  • Displaced by Natural Disaster
  • Displaced by Government Action
  • Veteran

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the VHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the VHA on November 18, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Section 8 Project-Based Voucher rental assistance in Millville, New Jersey.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (856) 691-4099.

IMPORTANT: This is not the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program. Section 8 Project-Based Voucher tenants are required to live in a specific apartment community or scattered site. After one year of occupancy, a Project-Based Voucher tenant may request to be placed on a waiting list to receive the next available Housing Choice Voucher or similar tenant-based rental assistance.

Last Updated on 11/23/2021.

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.

The Vineland Housing Authority (VHA) Public Housing waiting list for 0, 1, 4, 5 and 6-Bedroom apartments is currently open.

The VHA is accepting applications for this waiting list from February 1, 2021, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply during the opening period: 

  1. Print the paper application available here. Select the "Download PDF Application to Apply for Public Housing" link.
  2. Pick up an application from the VHA office, located at 191 W. Chestnut Avenue, Vineland, NJ 08360, Monday though Friday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Once the application has been completed, it must be mailed to the Housing Authority of the City of Vineland Administrative Offices, 191 W. Chestnut Avenue, Vineland, NJ 08360.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Vineland Resident
  • Working in Vineland
  • Elderly/Disabled
  • Displaced by Natural Disaster
  • Displaced by Government Action
  • Veteran

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the VHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the VHA on November 18, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Public Housing rental assistance in Vineland, New Jersey. Apartments offered through this waiting list are only located within this service area.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (856) 691-4099.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 03/28/2022.

Open Until Further Notice: Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Waiting List

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

The Vineland Housing Authority (VHA) Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) waiting list for 0, 1, 4, 5 and 6-Bedroom apartments is currently open.

The VHA is accepting applications for this waiting list from February 1, 2020, until further notice.

There are two ways to apply during the opening period: 

  1. Print the paper application available here. Select the "Download PDF Application to Apply for Public Housing" link.
  2. Pick up an application from the VHA office, located at 191 W. Chestnut Avenue, Vineland, NJ 08360, Monday though Friday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Once the application has been completed, it must be mailed to the Housing Authority of the City of Vineland Administrative Offices, 191 W. Chestnut Avenue, Vineland, NJ 08360.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Vineland Resident
  • Working in Vineland
  • Elderly/Disabled
  • Displaced by Natural Disaster
  • Displaced by Government Action
  • Veteran

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the VHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the VHA on November 18, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Other rental assistance in Vineland, New Jersey.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (856) 691-4099.

Last Updated on 11/23/2021.

Closed: Vineland, New Jersey Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Vineland Housing Authority (VHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is closed.

The VHA last accepted applications for this waiting list on an unconfirmed date in November, 2021.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

This waiting list had the following preferences:

  • Live, attend school, or work in Vineland, New Jersey.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, weighed by order of preferences.

The waiting list closed after 1,500 applications were received.

For more information, visit the VHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the VHA on November 23, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance in Vineland, New Jersey.

Last Updated on 11/23/2021.

About Vineland Housing Authority

About the Vineland Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Vineland Housing Authority manages 910 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following table summarizes types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of December 31st, 2021:

Standard Tenant Protection Ported Out
Vouchers 305 7 5
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $649 $754 $781
Monthly Cost $197,883 $5,281 $3,907
Waiting List and Tenancy

According to the 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households database, the housing authority's voucher program has an annual turnover of 13% having issued approximately 31 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 8 years and 3 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 29 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 2.6 persons and has a household income of $14,884 per year. 92% of households were very low income (VLI) and 67% were extremely low income (ELI). 37% of households had wages as a major source of income, 7% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 56% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

6% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 63% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 16% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 15% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 2% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

61% of households included children, 6% of which had two adults in the household. 58% of households with children have a female head of household. 88% of all households were headed by a female.

92% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 32% of all heads of households being Black and 1% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Vineland Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher program, 17% include at least one person with a disability. 26% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 58% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

22% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 40% with 2 bedrooms and 38% with 3 or more bedrooms. 7% of voucher recipients are considered overhoused, meaning they occupy a rental unit larger than their family size requires.

Rent, Assistance, and Utility Allowances

The average monthly tenant contribution to rent by Vineland Housing Authority voucher holders in 2016 was $364 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $895. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $123.

1. This Picture of Subsidized Households data field is the average wait time of those who received a voucher in the preceding 12 months. Due to special voucher programs like VASH, recent waiting list purges, or waiting list preferences the average wait time can vary significantly from one year to the next and it is entirely possible many current applicants on the waiting list have been waiting for assistance for far longer.

Public Housing Apartments Operated by Vineland Housing Authority

Kidston Towers

1040 E Landis Ave
Vineland, New Jersey

Dorazio Terrace

420 N 6th St
Vineland, New Jersey

Tarklin Acres

191 W Chestnut Ave
Vineland, New Jersey

Vineland Ha

64 Arcadia Pl
Vineland, New Jersey

Low Income Housing Managed by Vineland Housing Authority

Tarkiln Acres

191 West Chestnut Ave
Vineland, New Jersey
Rent Assisted

Parkview Apartments

420 N 6th St
Vineland, New Jersey

Melrose Court

35 W Almond St
Vineland, New Jersey
Affordable