Section 8 Waiting Lists in Tennessee

There are 32 housing authorities in Tennessee 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 March 22nd 2019, there are 14 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Opening Soon

There are 4 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists that will open soon.

Waiting List Open Date
Marshall, Coffee and Lincoln County, Tennessee Opens on March 25th, 2019
Fayette, Haywood and Lake County, Tennessee Opens on March 25th, 2019
Sumner, Robertson, Montgomery and Wilson County, Tennessee Opens on April 1st, 2019
Chester, Crockett and Decatur County, Tennessee Opens on April 15th, 2019

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Indefinitely

All Open Indefinitely Waiting Lists

There are 10 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists in Tennessee that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

Waiting List Last Updated On
Etowah Housing Authority July 14th, 2017
Morristown Housing Authority July 14th, 2017
Crossville Housing Authority July 14th, 2017
Dayton Housing Authority September 20th, 2018
Maryville Housing Authority July 14th, 2017
Oak Ridge, Tennessee January 19th, 2018
Athens Housing Authority July 22nd, 2015
Elizabethton Housing & Development Agency June 28th, 2018
Greene, Hawkins, Johnson, Sullivan, Unicoi and Washington County, Tennessee January 11th, 2019
LaFollette, Tennessee November 9th, 2018

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

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

Waiting List Closed Date
Knoxville, Tennessee February 13th, 2019
Hamilton County, Tennessee September 13th, 2018
Madison County, Tennessee July 20th, 2018
Memphis, Tennessee October 13th, 2017
Davidson County, Tennessee September 19th, 2017