Section 8 Waiting Lists in California

As of October 3rd 2022, there are 19 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open in California.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Opening Soon

There are 1 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists that will open soon.

Waiting List Open Date
Los Angeles, CA Waiting List Opens on October 17th, 2022 at 12:00am

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Until Further Notice

There are 18 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists in California that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

There are 113 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.

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

The following waiting lists have been confirmed to be closed in the last two years.

Waiting List Closed Date
Yolo County, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on September 7th, 2022
Torrance, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on August 9th, 2022
Colusa, Nevada, Sutter and Yuba County, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on July 28th, 2022
Berkeley, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on July 26th, 2022
Baldwin Park Area, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on July 18th, 2022
San Bernardino County, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on June 30th, 2022
Santa Barbara, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on June 17th, 2022
Santa Ana, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on May 31st, 2022
Napa County, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on May 24th, 2022
San Luis Obispo County, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on March 3rd, 2022
Kern County, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on February 28th, 2022
San Joaquin County, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on February 11th, 2022
Sacramento County, CA Section 8 HCV and Other Program Waiting Lists Closed on January 26th, 2022
Sonoma County, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on November 1st, 2021
Santa Rosa, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on October 31st, 2021
Alameda, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on September 20th, 2021
Butte and Glenn County, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on May 22nd, 2021
Pomona, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on May 10th, 2021
Ventura County Area, CA Limited Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on November 16th, 2020
Shasta, Modoc, Siskiyou, and Trinity County, California Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on August 31st, 2020
Inglewood, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on July 20th, 2020
Roseville and Rocklin, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on June 26th, 2020
Merced County, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on April 3rd, 2020
Mendocino County, CA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on January 30th, 2020