Newport Housing Authority

440 Lennon Circle
Newport, Cocke County, Tennessee 37821

Newport Housing Authority is a housing authority that participates in the Public Housing program. As of December 4th, 2021, Newport Housing Authority has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

Newport Housing Authority serves Newport.

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

Open Newport 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.

Newport Housing Authority Website:

Newport Housing Authority Phone: (423) 623-1575.

COVID-19 Update: As of January 29, 2021, the Newport Housing Authority website says:

"To reduce the risk of COVID-19 exposure for our residents and staff, our office is currently closed to the public."

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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.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 Newport Housing Authority (NHA) waiting list for Public Housing apartments is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least August, 2015, until further notice.

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application here.

For more information, visit the NHA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (423) 623-1575.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 01/29/2021.

About Newport Housing Authority

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

Representatives of Newport Housing Authority may be available by phone at (423) 623-1575. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

Newport 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 Newport Housing Authority

Col. C. T. Rhyne Homes

335 E Broadway
Newport, Tennessee