Section 8 Waiting Lists in New York

There are 156 housing authorities in New York 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 April 24th 2019, there are 15 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Now

There are currently 1 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists that are open now and will be closing soon.

Waiting List Status
Auburn, New York Open until April 30th, 2019

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Indefinitely

All Open Indefinitely Waiting Lists

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

Waiting List Last Updated On
Utica Municipal Housing Authority September 20th, 2018
Herkimer, New York November 21st, 2017
Cortland County, New York January 8th, 2018
Watervliet Housing Authority July 13th, 2017
Ilion Housing Authority July 13th, 2017
Hornell Housing Authority June 15th, 2017
Oneonta Housing Authority July 13th, 2017
Wayne County, New York August 23rd, 2017
St. Johnsville Housing Authority July 13th, 2017
Town of Colonie Community Development June 27th, 2018
Hoosick Housing Authority September 20th, 2018
Nyack, New York August 2nd, 2018
Otsego County, New York August 23rd, 2017
Cohoes, New York April 13th, 2019

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

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

Waiting List Closed Date
Ulster County, New York April 1st, 2019
Putnam County, New York March 22nd, 2019
Albany, New York March 22nd, 2019
Dutchess County, New York December 31st, 2018
Chautauqua County, New York December 28th, 2018
Riverhead, New York December 10th, 2018
Rockland County, New York November 11th, 2018
Erie County, New York October 19th, 2018
Greene County, New York August 31st, 2018
North Hempstead, New York August 9th, 2018
Amsterdam, New York July 7th, 2018
Schenectady, New York June 22nd, 2018
Monroe County, New York March 29th, 2018
East Hampton, New York January 31st, 2018
Westchester County, New York November 14th, 2017
Port Jervis, New York October 23rd, 2017
Erie County, New York April 21st, 2017
Islip, New York March 24th, 2017