Section 8 Waiting Lists in Ohio

As of January 30th 2023, there are 15 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open in Ohio.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Until Further Notice

There are 15 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists in Ohio that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

Waiting List Last Updated On
Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority September 20th, 2018
Perry County Metropolitan Housing Authority June 27th, 2018
Shelby Metropolitan Housing Authority September 20th, 2018
Morgan Metropolitan Housing Authority June 27th, 2018
Greene Metropolitan Housing Authority July 6th, 2018
Columbus, Ohio June 29th, 2018
Pike County, Ohio June 28th, 2018
Portage County, OH Section 8 HCV Waiting List December 6th, 2021
Miami County, Ohio October 25th, 2019
Scioto and Lawrence County, Ohio November 11th, 2019
Harrison County, Ohio November 19th, 2019
Jefferson County, Ohio November 20th, 2019
Shared Housing December 8th, 2020
Cuyahoga County, OH Section 8 HCV Waiting List May 9th, 2021
Tuscarawas County, Ohio February 7th, 2022

There are 78 housing authorities in Ohio 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
Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Ohio Section 8 Waitlist Opens Soon Closed on January 12th, 2023
Mansfield, Ohio Closed on January 1st, 2023
Springfield, Clark and Champaign County, OH Waiting List Closed on November 22nd, 2022
Medina County, OH Waiting List Closed on October 21st, 2022
Erie County, OH Waiting List Closed on October 7th, 2022
Multi-County, OH Limited Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on May 23rd, 2022
Sandusky County, OH Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on April 21st, 2022
Clermont County, OH Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on March 11th, 2022
Lake County, OH Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on June 22nd, 2021
Muskingum County, OH Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on March 12th, 2021