Section 8 Waiting Lists in California

There are 105 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 August 16th 2018, there are 17 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Indefinitely

All Open Indefinitely Waiting Lists

There are 17 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists in California that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

Waiting List Serves
Housing Authority of the County of Riverside Riverside County, Riverside, Coachella +80 More
Housing Authority of the City of San Buenaventura Ventura
San Diego Housing Commission San Diego
Santa Ana Housing Authority Santa Ana
Housing Authority of the County of San Diego San Diego County, San Diego, Oceanside +17 More
Housing Authority of the City of National City National City
City of Encinitas Housing Authority Encinitas
Housing Authority of the County of San Mateo San Mateo County, Redwood City, San Mateo +31 More
Housing Authority of Tulare County Tulare County, Porterville, Visalia +16 More
Housing Authority of Kings County Kings County, Hanford, Corcoran +9 More
Sonoma County Community Development Commission Sonoma County, Santa Rosa, Petaluma +37 More
Plumas County Community Development Commission and Housing Authority Lassen County, Plumas County, Sierra County +91 More
Housing Authority of the County of Stanislaus Mono County, Stanislaus County, Calaveras County +102 More
Suisun City Housing Authority Suisun City
Housing Authority of the City of Santa Paula Santa Paula
Redding Housing Authority Redding
Housing Authority of the County of Humboldt Humboldt County, Alderpoint, Arcata +34 More

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

The following waiting lists have been confirmed to be closed.

Waiting List Closed Date
Housing Authority of the County of Los Angeles -
Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles October 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 May 29th, 2018
Housing Authority of the City of Oxnard -
Housing Authority of the City of Port Hueneme March 15th, 2018
Housing Authority of the City of Long Beach -
City of Compton Housing Authority September 28th, 2017
Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara March 31st, 2014
Housing Authority of the City of Pasadena November 1st, 2014
City of Inglewood Housing Authority December 3rd, 2015
Area Housing Authority of the County of Ventura May 9th, 2016
Orange County Housing Authority February 27th, 2013
Housing Authority of the City of Garden Grove -
Redondo Beach Housing Authority October 2nd, 2015
Anaheim Housing Authority April 15th, 2015
Burbank Housing Authority February 8th, 2016
Culver City Housing Authority November 19th, 2016
Santa Monica Housing and Economic Development January 31st, 2017
Housing Authority of the City of Glendale -
City of Norwalk Housing Authority September 24th, 2015
South Gate Housing Authority February 11th, 2016
Baldwin Park Housing Authority August 9th, 2016
Housing Authority of the City of Torrance -
City of Pomona Housing Department July 18th, 2014
Imperial Valley Housing Authority November 1st, 2017
Oakland Housing Authority -
City of Richmond Housing Authority December 1st, 2017
Housing Authority of the County of Contra Costa -
Housing Authority of the County of Monterey October 31st, 2017
Housing Authority of the County of Marin -
City of Vallejo Housing Authority March 20th, 2015
Housing Authority of the County of Santa Clara -
Housing Authority of the County Santa Clara -
City of Alameda Housing Authority June 27th, 2016
Housing Authority of the County of Alameda August 11th, 2015
The Housing Authority of the City of Madera May 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 -
City of Santa Rosa Housing Authority May 31st, 2018
Vacaville Housing Authority June 18th, 2014
Lake County Housing Commission September 6th, 2016
Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency January 30th, 2018
Housing Authority of the County of San Joaquin -
Yolo County Housing -
Regional Housing Authority November 2nd, 2016
Yuba County Housing Authority -
El Dorado County Housing Authority October 23rd, 2016
City of Pittsburg Housing Authority February 10th, 2017
County of Solano Housing Authority -
City of Hawthorne Department of Housing June 16th, 2017
Housing Authority of the County of Merced -
Roseville Housing Authority September 22nd, 2017
Housing Authority of the County of Butte October 30th, 2017
Placer County Housing Authority November 9th, 2017
Fresno Housing Authority May 15th, 2018
City of Benicia Housing Authority -
Community Development Commission of Mendocino County -
Housing Authority of San Luis Obispo May 16th, 2018
Shasta County Housing Authority June 29th, 2018
Santa Ana Housing Authority -
Fairfield Housing Authority August 14th, 2018