Cookeville Housing Authority

235 W. Jackson St.
Cookeville, Putnam County, Tennessee 38501

Cookeville Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Public Housing program. As of November 27th, 2021, Cookeville Housing Authority has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Cookeville Housing Authority serves Cookeville.

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

Open Cookeville Housing Authority Waiting Lists

During 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.

Cookeville Housing Authority Phone: (931) 526-9793.

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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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 Highlands Residential Services (HRS) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.

The HRS offers five Public Housing communities with 577 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.

There are four ways to apply:
  1. Visit the HRS to pick up a pre-application, located at 235 West Jackson Street, Cookeville, TN, during normal office hours.
  2. Request to have a pre-application mailed to you by calling (931) 526-9793 during normal office hours.
  3. Email the HRS to request a pre-application at
  4. Download the online pre-application here, then print and complete.
Once the application has been completed, you must call the HRS to schedule an application interview at (931) 526-9793, Ext. 211 during normal office hours.

Be sure to include these documents with your application: Birth certificates, Social Security Cards, proof of all income, and a government issued ID for all adult household members. All adult household members must be present at the interview.

No preferences were noted.

For more information, visit the HRS website, or call the office at (931) 526-9793 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 (931)526-9793.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 08/05/2015.

About Cookeville Housing Authority

Representatives of Cookeville Housing Authority may be available by phone at (931) 526-9793. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

Cookeville 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 Cookeville Housing Authority

Huddleston Holladay Sid

606 Pine Ave
Cookeville, Tennessee