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Open Public Housing and Apartment Waiting Lists By State

There are 1,973 project-based housing assistance waiting lists that are open now for Families and Individuals and an additional 149 that are open now for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities.

2 Recently Discovered Waiting Lists

There are 2 recently discovered project-based waiting lists in Michigan, and California.  2 of the 2 waiting lists feature applications available online. Apply using a compatible computer or mobile device from anywhere with Internet access.

Waiting List State Status Online Application?
Detroit Housing Commission Public Housing Waiting List Michigan Open until February 28th, 2021 Yes
Sonoma County Community Development Commission Project-Based Voucher Waiting List California Open until Application Limit is reached Yes

All Affordable Apartment Waiting Lists By State

Waiting Lists
State Family/Individual Eld./Disabled
Alabama 102 3
Alaska 11 1
American Samoa 0 0
Arizona 9 1
Arkansas 83 0
California 42 8
Colorado 22 1
Connecticut 10 7
Delaware 3 0
District Of Columbia 0 0
Florida 35 2
Georgia 117 9
Guam 2 0
Hawaii 0 0
Idaho 6 0
Illinois 80 18
Indiana 22 0
Iowa 31 4
Kansas 62 0
Kentucky 77 1
Louisiana 70 4
Maine 14 1
Maryland 10 4
Massachusetts 48 4
Michigan 89 10
Minnesota 82 4
Mississippi 35 1
Missouri 79 1
Montana 8 0
Nebraska 63 1
Nevada 0 0
New Hampshire 12 0
New Jersey 30 8
New Mexico 20 1
New York 67 6
North Carolina 71 2
North Dakota 9 0
Northern Mariana Islands 0 0
Ohio 37 4
Oklahoma 80 3
Oregon 12 1
Pennsylvania 73 25
Puerto Rico 0 0
Rhode Island 14 1
South Carolina 18 0
South Dakota 15 1
Tennessee 67 1
Texas 61 4
Utah 9 0
Vermont 9 0
Virgin Islands 1 0
Virginia 20 3
Washington 22 1
West Virginia 32 0
Wisconsin 75 3
Wyoming 7 0
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