Section 8 Waiting Lists

There are 2,424 housing authorities across the country 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

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Section 8 Waiting Lists Closing Soon

There are currently 4 Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers Waiting Lists that are open now and will be closing soon. 2 of the 4 waiting lists open now have applications available online, meaning that you can apply from anywhere in the country.

There are waiting lists open now, but closing soon, in Louisiana, Michigan, Florida, and Pennsylvania. Choose a waiting list below to learn more about the application process and other affordable housing opportunities.

Lake Charles, Louisiana

Open until July 28th, 2017

JULY
28th
The Lake Charles, Louisiana Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open now and will close on July 28th, 2017 at 12:00 PM CT .

The Waiting List has preferences for

The Elderly Working/Employed Persons with Disabilities

Application Methods

Mail Application Pick Up Application
JULY
28th
The Antrim, Leelanau and Missaukee County, Michigan Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open now and will close on July 28th, 2017 at 5:00 PM ET .

The Waiting List has preferences for

Persons Who Live, Work, or Attend School Locally

Application Methods

Online Application

Leon County, Florida

Open until July 30th, 2017

JULY
30th
The Leon County, Florida Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open now and will close on July 30th, 2017 at 11:59 PM ET .

Application Methods

Online Application

Armstrong County, Pennsylvania

Open until July 31st, 2017

JULY
31st
The Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open now and will close on July 31st, 2017 at 4:00 PM ET .

The Waiting List has preferences for

The Elderly Persons Who Live, Work, or Attend School Locally Veterans Persons with Disabilities

Application Methods

Pick Up Application Print Out Application Turn In Application

Section 8 Waiting Lists Opening Soon

There are 1 Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers Waiting Lists that will open soon. 1 of the 1 waiting lists opening soon have applications available online, meaning that you can apply from anywhere in the country.

There are Waiting Lists opening soon in South Carolina. Choose a waiting list below to learn more about the application process and other affordable housing opportunities.

AUGUST
7th
The Spartanburg County, South Carolina Limited Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List will open on August 7th, 2017 at 8:30 AM ET .

The Waiting List has preferences for

The Elderly Persons Who Live, Work, or Attend School Locally Veterans Working/Employed The Homeless Those Displaced by Government Action Persons with Disabilities Those terminated from assistance due to insufficient funding

Application Methods

Online Application

Open Section 8 Waiting Lists By State

State Open / Opening Soon Closed
Alabama 14 11
Alaska 1 0
Arizona 3 11
Arkansas 14 4
California 14 68
Colorado 6 19
Connecticut 1 27
Delaware 1 4
District Of Columbia 0 1
Florida 4 55
Georgia 0 19
Hawaii 0 5
Idaho 2 2
Illinois 10 37
Indiana 3 24
Iowa 11 10
Kansas 5 5
Kentucky 14 8
Louisiana 8 21
Maine 10 1
Maryland 3 13
Massachusetts 92 7
Michigan 8 33
Minnesota 9 28
Mississippi 1 6
Missouri 18 10
Montana 5 0
Nebraska 10 3
Nevada 0 3
New Hampshire 9 1
New Jersey 1 37
New Mexico 6 8
New York 16 40
North Carolina 5 24
North Dakota 16 0
Ohio 10 25
Oklahoma 15 4
Oregon 13 7
Pennsylvania 20 34
Puerto Rico 0 0
Rhode Island 0 12
South Carolina 5 16
South Dakota 8 0
Tennessee 7 13
Texas 19 78
Utah 8 2
Vermont 6 2
Virginia 4 31
Washington 3 22
West Virginia 9 3
Wisconsin 11 14
Wyoming 2 0

Quick Guide

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Closing Soon: A waiting list that is closing soon has a set closing date in the future. After the closing date, the housing authority will no longer accept applications for the waiting list and will move to the Recently Closed section. View Closing Soon Waiting Lists

Opening Soon: A waiting list that is opening soon has a set open date in the future. Once open, the housing authority will begin accepting applications for the waiting list. If the waiting list has a set close date, the waiting list will move to the Closing Soon section. If the waiting list is not set to close, it will move to the Open Indefinitely section. View Opening Soon Waiting Lists

Preferences

Under Section 8 regulations, housing authorities may establish certain preferences that affects the order applicants are placed on a waiting list. For more on preferences, visit our Preferences Guide.

Application Methods

Each housing authority with an open Section 8 waiting list will have one or more application method. For more on application methods, visit the Obtaining an Application step of our Section 8 Voucher guide.