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Section 8 Waiting Lists in California

There are 106 housing authorities in California 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.

As of December 12th 2017, there are 14 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Indefinitely

There are 14 Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers in California Waiting Lists that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

Waiting ListServes
Housing Authority of the County of RiversideRiverside County, Riverside, Coachella +80 More
Housing Authority of the City of Port HuenemePort Hueneme
San Diego Housing CommissionSan Diego
Santa Ana Housing AuthoritySanta Ana
Housing Authority of the County of San DiegoSan Diego County, San Diego, Oceanside +17 More
Housing Authority of the City of National CityNational City
City of Encinitas Housing AuthorityEncinitas
Housing Authority of the County of San MateoSan Mateo County, Redwood City, San Mateo +31 More
Housing Authority of Tulare County Tulare County, Porterville, Visalia +16 More
Housing Authority of Kings CountyKings County, Hanford, Corcoran +9 More
Suisun City Housing AuthoritySuisun City
Sonoma County Community Development CommissionSonoma County, Santa Rosa, Petaluma +37 More
Plumas County Community Development Commission & Housing AuthorityLassen County, Plumas County, Sierra County +91 More
Housing Authority of the County of StanislausMono County, Stanislaus County, Calaveras County +102 More

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

The following waiting lists have been confirmed to be closed.

Waiting ListClosed Date
Housing Authority of the County of Los Angeles-
Housing Authority of the City of Los AngelesOctober 29th, 2017
Housing Authority of the County of Kern-
Upland Housing Authority-
Housing Authority of the County of San Bernardino-
Housing Authority of the County of Santa Barbara-
Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard-
Housing Authority of the City of San Buenaventura-
Housing Authority of the City of Long Beach-
City of Compton Housing AuthoritySeptember 28th, 2017
Housing Authority of the City of Santa BarbaraMarch 31st, 2014
Housing Authority of the City of PasadenaNovember 1st, 2014
City of Inglewood Housing AuthorityDecember 3rd, 2015
Area Housing Authority of the County of VenturaMay 9th, 2016
Orange County Housing AuthorityFebruary 27th, 2013
Housing Authority of the City of Garden Grove-
Redondo Beach Housing AuthorityOctober 2nd, 2015
City of Anaheim Housing AuthorityApril 15th, 2015
Burbank Housing AuthorityFebruary 8th, 2016
Housing Authority of Culver CityNovember 19th, 2016
Housing Authority of the City of Santa MonicaJanuary 31st, 2017
Housing Authority of the City of Glendale-
City of Norwalk Housing AuthoritySeptember 24th, 2015
South Gate Housing AuthorityFebruary 11th, 2016
Baldwin Park Housing AuthorityAugust 9th, 2016
Housing Authority of the City of Torrance-
City of Pomona Housing DepartmentJuly 18th, 2014
Oakland Housing Authority-
City of Richmond Housing AuthorityDecember 1st, 2017
Housing Authority of the County of Contra Costa-
Housing Authority of the County of MontereyOctober 31st, 2017
Housing Authority of the County of Marin-
City of Vallejo Housing AuthorityMarch 20th, 2015
Housing Authority of the County of Santa Clara-
City of Berkeley Housing Authority-
Housing Authority of the County Santa Clara-
City of Alameda Housing AuthorityJune 27th, 2016
Fairfield Housing AuthorityJuly 29th, 2016
Housing Authority of the County of AlamedaAugust 11th, 2015
The Housing Authority of the City of MaderaMay 11th, 2016
Housing Authority of the County of Santa Cruz-
Housing Authority of the City of Napa-
The Housing Authority of the City of Livermore-
County of Humboldt Housing AuthorityMarch 25th, 2015
Vacaville Housing AuthorityJune 18th, 2014
Lake County Housing CommissionSeptember 6th, 2016
Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency-
Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin-
Yolo County Housing -
Regional Housing Authority of Sutter and Nevada CountiesNovember 2nd, 2016
Shasta County Housing AuthoritySeptember 30th, 2016
Redding Housing AuthorityJanuary 18th, 2017
Yuba County Housing Authority-
El Dorado County Housing AuthorityOctober 23rd, 2016
City of Pittsburg Housing AuthorityFebruary 10th, 2017
County of Solano Housing Authority-
City of Hawthorne Department of HousingJune 16th, 2017
Fresno Housing AuthorityJune 20th, 2017
Housing Authority of the County of Merced-
Roseville Housing AuthoritySeptember 22nd, 2017
Housing Authority of the County of ButteOctober 30th, 2017
Placer County Housing AuthorityNovember 9th, 2017
Housing Authority of San Luis ObispoNovember 14th, 2017