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Section 8 Waiting Lists in Texas

As of February 26th 2021, there are 31 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open in Texas.

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
Athens, Texas Open until May 31st, 2021 at 11:00pm

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Until Further Notice

There are 30 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists in Texas that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

There are 411 housing authorities in Texas 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
Fort Worth, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on January 29th, 2021
Texarkana, Texas Closed on January 22nd, 2021
Terrell, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on December 18th, 2020
Dimmit, Webb, and Zapata County, TX Limited Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on September 30th, 2020
Bexar County, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on September 22nd, 2020
Amarillo, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on September 11th, 2020
Arlington, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on July 20th, 2020
Hill and Somervell County, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on July 9th, 2020
El Paso, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on June 30th, 2020
Cherokee County, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on April 8th, 2020
Dimmit and Zapata County, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on March 27th, 2020
Harris County, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on March 25th, 2020
Hildago County, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on March 22nd, 2020
Baytown, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on March 12th, 2020
Grayson County, TX Section 8 HCV Wait List Closed on March 12th, 2020
McAllen, TX Single Elderly/Disabled Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on March 3rd, 2020
Greenville, Texas Closed on February 1st, 2020
Rosenberg, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on January 22nd, 2020
McLennan County, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on January 8th, 2020
Multi-County, Texas Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on January 3rd, 2020
Smith County Area, TX Limited Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on December 30th, 2019
Beaumont, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on August 9th, 2019
Odessa, Texas Closed on July 26th, 2019
Hardin, Jefferson, and Orange County, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on July 22nd, 2019
Mesquite, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on June 27th, 2019
Edinburg, Texas Closed on May 8th, 2019
City and County of Dallas, TX Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on March 8th, 2019
Denton, Texas Closed on February 28th, 2019
Webb County, Texas Closed on February 22nd, 2019
Multi-County, Texas Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on February 14th, 2019
Corpus Christi, TX Mainstream Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on January 28th, 2019