Section 8 Waiting Lists in New York

As of August 20th 2019, there are 18 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open in New York.

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
Green Island, New York Open until Application Limit is reached

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Until Further Notice

Just Discovered
Waiting List Last Updated On
Glens Falls, New York August 6th, 2019
All Waiting Lists Open Until Futher Notice

There are 16 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
Nyack, New York August 2nd, 2018
Utica Municipal Housing Authority September 20th, 2018
Herkimer, New York November 21st, 2017
Cortland County, New York January 8th, 2018
Otsego County, New York August 23rd, 2017
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
Chautauqua County, New York Limited May 14th, 2019
Union, Endicott, and Vestal, New York June 28th, 2019
Cohoes, New York April 13th, 2019

There are 186 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.

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

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

Waiting List Closed Date
Westchester County, New York Closed on June 10th, 2019
Various Towns in Suffolk County, New York Closed on May 31st, 2019
Auburn, New York Closed on April 30th, 2019
Ulster County, New York Closed on April 1st, 2019
Putnam County, New York Closed on March 22nd, 2019
Albany, New York Closed on March 22nd, 2019
Dutchess County, New York Closed on December 31st, 2018
Riverhead, New York Closed on December 10th, 2018
Rockland County, New York Closed on November 11th, 2018
Erie County, New York Closed on October 19th, 2018
Greene County, New York Closed on August 31st, 2018
North Hempstead, New York Closed on August 9th, 2018
Amsterdam, New York Closed on July 7th, 2018
Schenectady, New York Closed on June 22nd, 2018
Monroe County, New York Closed on March 29th, 2018
East Hampton, New York Closed on January 31st, 2018
Westchester County, New York Closed on November 14th, 2017
Port Jervis, New York Closed on October 23rd, 2017
Erie County, New York Closed on April 21st, 2017
Islip, New York Closed on March 24th, 2017