York County Housing Office

224 Ballard Street
Yorktown, York County, Virginia 23690

York County Housing Office is a housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program.

York County Housing Office serves Poquoson and Yorktown on behalf of Virginia Housing.
Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
York County and the City of Poquoson, Virginia Mainstream Housing Choice Voucher Closed
York County and the City of Poquoson, Virginia Housing Choice Voucher Closed

Other York County Housing Office 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.

York County Housing Office Website: https://www.yorkcounty.gov/584/Housing-Choice-Voucher-Program-HCVP.

York County Housing Office Phone: (757) 890-3885.

Closed: York County and the City of Poquoson, Virginia Mainstream Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The York County Housing Office (YCHO) Mainstream Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. Applications were last accepted on a limited basis for one day only on April 2, 2021. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

Please note: According to the VH public notice, "The waiting list is only open to applicants that have at least one family member who is between the ages of 18 and 61, has a disability and meets at least one of the following requirements:

  • Is transitioning out of an institution or other segregated setting
  • Is at serious risk of institutionalization; or
  • Is homeless or at risk of becoming homeless."

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

This waiting list had the following preferences:

  • Residency preference in York County and the City of Poquoson, Virginia.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the Virginia Housing website.

Sources: This information was verified by the Virginia Housing public notice on March 25, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in York County and the City of Poquoson, Virginia.

Last Updated on 07/28/2021.

Closed: York County and the City of Poquoson, Virginia Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The York County Housing Office (YCHO) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for is currently closed. Applications were last accepted for one day on July 28, 2021. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

This waiting list had the following preferences:

  • Live/work or have been hired to work in York County or the City of Poquoson.

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

For more information, visit the YCHO website.

Sources: This information was verified by the Virginia Housing Public notice on July 28, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in York County and the City of Poquoson, Virginia.

Last Updated on 07/28/2021.

About York County Housing Office

More information about York County Housing Office can be found on its website at https://www.yorkcounty.gov/584/Housing-Choice-Voucher-Program-HCVP.

Representatives of York County Housing Office may be available by phone at (757) 890-3885. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

Office Hours

Open today from 8:15am to 5:00pm ET.

Day Hours
Monday 8:15am-5:00pm
Tuesday 8:15am-5:00pm
Wednesday 8:15am-5:00pm
Thursday 8:15am-5:00pm
Friday 8:15am-5:00pm
HCV Portability Status

As of September 20th, 2021, it is not known if York County Housing Office is processing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

As of 09/20/2021, it is not known if York County Housing Office 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.