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Housing Authority of the City of Williston

1801 8th Avenue W
Williston, Williams County, North Dakota 58801

Housing Authority of the City of Williston is a Public Housing Agency that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of October 22nd, 2020, Housing Authority of the City of Williston has 2 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Housing Authority of the City of Williston Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Housing Authority of the City of Williston serves Williston.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Housing Authority of the City of Williston Housing Choice Voucher Open Until Further Notice
Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open Housing Authority of the City of Williston 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.

Housing Authority of the City of Williston Phone: (701) 572-2006.

Open Until Further Notice: Housing Authority of the City of Williston Housing Choice 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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Housing Authority of the City of Williston (HACW) is currently accepting Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications. This waiting list is open indefinitely.

There are two ways to obtain a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher application:
1. Visit the HACW in person to pick up an application, located at 1801 8th Avenue W. Apartment 50, Williston, North Dakota 58801, during normal office hours.
2. Request an application be mailed to you by calling (701) 572-2006 during normal office hours.

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

Be sure to include copies of these documents with your application: social security cards, and photo IDs for all adult household members.

The HACW does have a preference for applicants who are elderly/disabled individuals.

For more information, the HACW can be reached by calling 701-572-2006 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 (701)572-2006.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 07/09/2018.

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 Housing Authority of the City of Williston (HACW) is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.

The HACW offers one public housing community with 126 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.

There are two ways to obtain a public housing application:
1. Visit the HACW to pick up an application, located at 1801 8th Avenue W. Apartment 50, Williston, North Dakota 58801, during normal office hours.
2. Request an application be mailed to you by calling (701) 572-2006 during normal office hours.

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

Be sure to include copies of these documents with your application: social security cards, and photo IDs for all adult household members.

The HACW does have a preference for applicants who are elderly/disabled individuals.

For more information the HACW can be reached by calling (701) 572-2006 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 (701)572-2006.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 06/05/2015.

About Housing Authority of the City of Williston

Representatives of Housing Authority of the City of Williston may be available by phone at (701) 572-2006. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 10/22/2020, it is not known if Housing Authority of the City of Williston is either absorbing or billing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Housing Authority of the City of Williston Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Housing Authority of the City of Williston manages 45 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of December 31st, 2019:

Standard Tenant Protection VASH
Vouchers 27 3 15
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $355 $341 $287
Monthly Cost $9,597 $1,024 $4,311

Public Housing Apartments Operated by Housing Authority of the City of Williston

Prairie View

1801 8th Ave W
Williston, North Dakota
Subsidized