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Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Now

There are 3 waiting lists open now, but closing soon, in California, and Michigan.3 of the 3 waiting lists open now have applications available online, meaning that you can apply from anywhere in the country.

Choose a waiting list below to learn more about the application process and other affordable housing opportunities.

San Luis Obispo County, California

Open until January 14th, 2017

JANUARY
14th
The San Luis Obispo County, California Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open now and will close on January 14th, 2017 at 5:00 PM PT.

The Waiting List has preferences for

Preferences Unconfirmed

Application Methods

Online Application
DECEMBER
15th
The Benzie, Charlevoix, Kalkaska, and Leelanau County, Michigan Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open now and will close on December 15th, 2017 at 5:00 PM ET.

The Waiting List has preferences for

Persons Who Live, Work, or Attend School Locally

Application Methods

Online Application

Multi-County, Michigan

Open until January 30th, 2018

JANUARY
30th
The Multi-County, Michigan Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open now and will close on January 30th, 2018 at 5:00 PM ET.

The Waiting List has preferences for

Persons Who Live, Work, or Attend School Locally

Application Methods

Online Application

Section 8 Waiting Lists Opening Soon

There are 3 Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers Waiting Lists that will open soon.1 of the 3 waiting lists opening soon have applications available online, meaning that you can apply from anywhere in the country.

There are Waiting Lists opening soon in Georgia, and California. Choose a waiting list below to learn more about the application process and other affordable housing opportunities.

Glynn County, Georgia

Opens on November 21st, 2017

NOVEMBER
21st
The Glynn County, Georgia Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List will open on November 21st, 2017at 9:00 AM ET.

The Waiting List has preferences for

The HomelessVictims of Domestic ViolenceThose Displaced by Government ActionThose Displaced by Natural DisasterHouseholds that are Rent BurdenedThose who Live in Substandard Housing

Application Methods

In Person Application

Richmond, California

Opens on November 27th, 2017

NOVEMBER
27th
The Richmond, California Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List will open on November 27th, 2017at 8:00 AM PT.

The Waiting List has preferences for

Preferences Unconfirmed

Application Methods

Online Application

Glynn County, Georgia

Opens on December 19th, 2017

DECEMBER
19th
The Glynn County, Georgia Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List will open on December 19th, 2017at 9:00 AM ET.

The Waiting List has preferences for

The HomelessVictims of Domestic ViolenceThose Displaced by Government ActionThose Displaced by Natural DisasterHouseholds that are Rent BurdenedThose who Live in Substandard Housing

Application Methods

In Person Application

Open Section 8 Waiting Lists By State

StateOpen / Opening SoonClosed
Alabama 1312
Alaska 10
American Samoa 00
Arizona 211
Arkansas 164
California 1661
Colorado 422
Connecticut 127
Delaware 14
District Of Columbia 01
Florida 158
Georgia 219
Guam 00
Hawaii 05
Idaho 22
Illinois 1137
Indiana 526
Iowa 119
Kansas 55
Kentucky 157
Louisiana 723
Maine 101
Maryland 313
Massachusetts 927
Michigan 939
Minnesota 924
Mississippi 16
Missouri 1810
Montana 50
Nebraska 103
Nevada 03
New Hampshire 91
New Jersey 137
New Mexico 59
New York 1442
North Carolina 424
North Dakota 150
Northern Mariana Islands 00
Ohio 827
Oklahoma 154
Oregon 136
Pennsylvania 1935
Puerto Rico 00
Rhode Island 014
South Carolina 424
South Dakota 80
Tennessee 714
Texas 2073
Utah 82
Vermont 62
Virgin Islands of the U.S. 00
Virginia 428
Washington 420
West Virginia 93
Wisconsin 1115
Wyoming 30

Quick Guide

There are 2,429 housing authorities across the country which offer the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program. For more on the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program visit the Housing Choice Voucher section of our Low Income Housing Renter's Guide

Sections of this Page

Closing Soon: A waiting list that is closing soon has a set closing date in the future. After the closing date, the housing authority will no longer accept applications for the waiting list and will move to the Recently Closed section. View Closing Soon Waiting Lists

Opening Soon: A waiting list that is opening soon has a set open date in the future. Once open, the housing authority will begin accepting applications for the waiting list. If the waiting list has a set close date, the waiting list will move to the Closing Soon section. If the waiting list is not set to close, it will move to the Open Indefinitely section. View Opening Soon Waiting Lists

Preferences

Under Section 8 regulations, housing authorities may establish certain preferences that affects the order applicants are placed on a waiting list. For more on preferences, visit our Preferences Guide.

Application Methods

Each housing authority with an open Section 8 waiting list will have one or more application method. For more on application methods, visit the Obtaining an Application step of our Section 8 Voucher guide.