Section 8 Waiting Lists in Texas

As of November 15th 2019, there are 20 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open in Texas.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Until Further Notice

There are 20 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists in Texas that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

Waiting List Last Updated On
Housing Authority of Jefferson June 27th, 2018
Cooke County, Texas July 14th, 2017
Cameron Housing Authority July 14th, 2017
Housing Authority of Baird November 12th, 2018
Edgewood, Texas March 4th, 2019
Multi-County, Texas July 16th, 2019
San Angelo Housing Authority July 14th, 2017
Wichita Falls Housing Assistance Program June 27th, 2018
Fort Stockton Housing Authority November 13th, 2018
South Plains Regional Housing Authority June 27th, 2018
Gregory, Texas July 28th, 2017
Uvalde Housing Authority August 3rd, 2017
Housing Authority of the City of Brownwood May 23rd, 2016
Hidalgo, Texas September 28th, 2016
Parker County, Texas July 2nd, 2018
Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Leon, Madison, Robertson, and Washington County, Texas June 28th, 2018
Harrison County, Texas October 15th, 2018
Texas Panhandle September 18th, 2018
McAllen, Texas Single Elderly and Disabled June 5th, 2019
Hildago County, Texas October 3rd, 2019

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
Bronwnsville, Texas Closed on October 11th, 2019
Arlington, Texas Closed on August 28th, 2019
Beaumont, Texas Closed on August 9th, 2019
Odessa, Texas Closed on July 26th, 2019
El Paso, Texas Closed on July 10th, 2019
Mesquite, Texas Closed on June 27th, 2019
Edinburg, Texas Closed on May 8th, 2019
McAllen, Texas General Closed on April 11th, 2019
City and County of Dallas, Texas Closed on March 8th, 2019
Fannin County, Texas Closed on March 5th, 2019
Denton, Texas Closed on February 28th, 2019
City of Troup and Cherokee County, Texas Closed on February 27th, 2019
Webb County, Texas Closed on February 22nd, 2019
Bell, Coryell, Hamilton, Lampasas, Milam, Mills, and San Saba County, Texas Closed on February 14th, 2019
Mainstream (Non-Elderly Disabled) Closed on January 28th, 2019
Angelina, Hardin, Houston, Jasper, Newton, Polk, Sabine, San Augustine, San Jacinto, Shelby, Trinity, and Tyler County, Texas Closed on November 30th, 2018
McKinney, Texas Closed on October 30th, 2018
Paris, Texas Closed on October 10th, 2018
Schertz, Texas Closed on October 4th, 2018
Austin, Texas Closed on September 24th, 2018
Galveston, Texas Closed on August 31st, 2018
Brenham, Texas Closed on July 30th, 2018
Bowie, Cass, Delta, Franklin, Hopkins, Lamar, Morris, Red River, Titus, and Upshur County, Texas Closed on May 24th, 2018
Brazoria County, Texas Closed on May 18th, 2018
Grayson County, Texas Closed on May 15th, 2018
Longview, Texas Closed on March 31st, 2018
Dimmit and Zapata County, Texas Closed on February 22nd, 2018
Fort Worth, Texas Closed on November 17th, 2017
Homeless & Transitional Housing Closed on October 12th, 2017
Bexar County, Texas Closed on July 20th, 2017
Somervell County, Texas Closed on July 20th, 2017
Hill County, Texas Closed on July 20th, 2017
Hill & Somervell County, & Waco, Texas Closed on July 20th, 2017
Orange, Texas Closed on June 1st, 2017
Dallas, Texas Closed on April 24th, 2017
Walker County, Texas Closed on April 22nd, 2017
Tarrant County, Texas Closed on March 16th, 2017
Round Rock, Texas Closed on March 16th, 2017
Killeen, Texas Closed on January 13th, 2017