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Forest City Housing Authority

147 E Spruce Street
Forest City, Rutherford County, North Carolina 28043

Forest City Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Public Housing program. As of March 2nd, 2021, Forest City Housing Authority has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Forest City Housing Authority serves Forest City.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Forest City Housing Authority Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open Forest City Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, contact the housing authority directly. Due to a high volume of calls and modified office hours in most areas, it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Forest City Housing Authority Phone: (828) 245-1390.

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Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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

The Forest City Housing Authority (FCHA) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.

The FCHA offers one Public Housing community with 149 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.

To apply: You must visit the FCHA in person on Tuesdays only, between the hours of 9:00 am until 11:30 am, and 1:30 pm until 3:30 pm. The FCHA is located at 147 E. Spruce St., Forest City, NC.

Be sure to bring these documents with you: birth certificates, social security cards, photo IDs for all adult household members, and proof of income. All adult household members must be present when applying for Public Housing.

No preferences were noted.

More information can be found by visiting the FCHA website at, or by calling 828-245-1390 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 (828)245-1390.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 06/26/2015.

About Forest City Housing Authority

Representatives of Forest City Housing Authority may be available by phone at (828) 245-1390. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

Forest City 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 Forest City Housing Authority

Amity Apartments

116 Maple St
Forest City, North Carolina