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Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Now

There are 4 waiting lists open now, but closing soon, in Ohio, California, and Michigan. 4 of the 4 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.

Mahoning County, Ohio

Open until September 21st, 2017

SEPTEMBER
21st
The Mahoning County, Ohio Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open now and will close on September 21st, 2017 at 5:00 PM ET .

The Waiting List has preferences for

Victims of Domestic Violence Veterans The Homeless

Application Methods

Online Application

Roseville and Rocklin, California

Open until September 22nd, 2017

SEPTEMBER
22nd
The Roseville and Rocklin, California Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open now and will close on September 22nd, 2017 at 12:00 PM PT .

The Waiting List has preferences for

Those Displaced by Natural Disaster Persons Who Live, Work, or Attend School Locally Veterans Persons with Disabilities Families with Children

Application Methods

Online Application

Jackson County, Michigan

Open until September 24th, 2017

SEPTEMBER
24th
The Jackson County, Michigan Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open now and will close on September 24th, 2017 at 11:59 PM ET .

The Waiting List has preferences for

The Elderly Those Displaced by Natural Disaster Persons Who Live, Work, or Attend School Locally Veterans The Homeless Those Displaced by Government Action Persons with Disabilities

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

Section 8 Waiting Lists Opening Soon

There are 7 Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers Waiting Lists that will open soon. 1 of the 7 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 South Carolina, Arizona, Indiana, and Georgia. Choose a waiting list below to learn more about the application process and other affordable housing opportunities.

Edgefield County, South Carolina

Opens on September 26th, 2017

SEPTEMBER
26th
The Edgefield County, South Carolina Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List will open on September 26th, 2017 at 9:00 AM ET .

The Waiting List has preferences for

The Elderly Persons with Disabilities

Application Methods

In Person Application

Scottsdale, Arizona

Opens on October 2nd, 2017

OCTOBER
2nd
The Scottsdale, Arizona Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List will open on October 2nd, 2017 at 8:00 AM MT .

The Waiting List has preferences for

Preferences Unconfirmed

Application Methods

Online Application In Person Application

Anderson County, South Carolina

Opens on October 10th, 2017

OCTOBER
10th
The Anderson County, South Carolina Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List will open on October 10th, 2017 at 9:00 AM ET .

The Waiting List has preferences for

The Elderly Persons with Disabilities

Application Methods

In Person Application

New Castle, Indiana

Opens on October 17th, 2017

OCTOBER
17th
The New Castle, Indiana Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List will open on October 17th, 2017 at 9:00 AM ET .

The Waiting List has preferences for

Persons Who Live, Work, or Attend School Locally

Application Methods

In Person Application

Glynn County, Georgia

Opens on October 17th, 2017

OCTOBER
17th
The Glynn County, Georgia Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List will open on October 17th, 2017 at 9:00 AM ET .

The Waiting List has preferences for

Those Displaced by Natural Disaster Victims of Domestic Violence The Homeless Those Displaced by Government Action Those who Live in Substandard Housing Households that are Rent Burdened

Application Methods

In Person Application

Glynn County, Georgia

Opens on November 21st, 2017

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

The Waiting List has preferences for

Those Displaced by Natural Disaster Victims of Domestic Violence The Homeless Those Displaced by Government Action Those who Live in Substandard Housing Households that are Rent Burdened

Application Methods

In Person 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, 2017 at 9:00 AM ET .

The Waiting List has preferences for

Those Displaced by Natural Disaster Victims of Domestic Violence The Homeless Those Displaced by Government Action Those who Live in Substandard Housing Households that are Rent Burdened

Application Methods

In Person Application

Open Section 8 Waiting Lists By State

State Open / Opening Soon Closed
Alabama 13 12
Alaska 1 0
American Samoa 0 0
Arizona 4 9
Arkansas 16 4
California 15 63
Colorado 4 22
Connecticut 1 27
Delaware 1 4
District Of Columbia 0 1
Florida 1 58
Georgia 3 19
Guam 0 0
Hawaii 0 5
Idaho 2 2
Illinois 11 37
Indiana 5 26
Iowa 11 9
Kansas 5 5
Kentucky 14 8
Louisiana 7 22
Maine 10 1
Maryland 3 13
Massachusetts 92 7
Michigan 9 30
Minnesota 9 24
Mississippi 1 6
Missouri 18 10
Montana 5 0
Nebraska 10 3
Nevada 0 3
New Hampshire 9 1
New Jersey 1 37
New Mexico 5 9
New York 15 39
North Carolina 4 24
North Dakota 15 0
Northern Mariana Islands 0 0
Ohio 10 25
Oklahoma 15 4
Oregon 13 6
Pennsylvania 19 34
Puerto Rico 0 0
Rhode Island 0 12
South Carolina 6 22
South Dakota 8 0
Tennessee 7 11
Texas 20 71
Utah 8 2
Vermont 6 2
Virgin Islands of the U.S. 0 0
Virginia 4 29
Washington 3 21
West Virginia 9 3
Wisconsin 11 14
Wyoming 2 0

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.