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Open Public Housing and Apartment Waiting Lists By State

There are 1,963 project-based housing assistance waiting lists that are open now for Families and Individuals and an additional 145 that are open now for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities.

10 Recently Discovered Waiting Lists

There are 10 recently discovered project-based waiting lists in Connecticut, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, Florida, Kentucky, Illinois, and Minnesota.  8 of the 10 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?
Bristol, CT Non-Elderly Disabled Public Housing Waiting List Connecticut Opens on November 2nd, 2020 Yes
Lafayette, LA Public Housing waiting List Louisiana Opens on November 18th, 2020 Yes
Pittsburgh, PA Section 8 PBV Waiting List Pennsylvania Open until October 26th, 2020 No
Alachua County, FL 4 and 5 BR Public Housing Waiting List Florida Open until December 18th, 2020 Yes
Lexington-Fayette Urban County Housing Authority Project-Based Voucher Waiting List Kentucky Open until December 31st, 2020 Yes
Lexington-Fayette Urban County Housing Authority Public Housing Waiting List Kentucky Open until December 31st, 2020 Yes
Lexington-Fayette Urban County Housing Authority Public Housing Waiting List Kentucky Open until December 31st, 2020 Yes
Lexington-Fayette Urban County Housing Authority Project-Based Voucher Waiting List Kentucky Open until December 31st, 2020 Yes
Housing Authority of Champaign County Project-Based Voucher Waiting List Illinois Open until October 31st, 2020 Yes
Willmar, MN Family Public Housing Waiting List Minnesota Open until Application Limit is reached No

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 10
Colorado 22 1
Connecticut 11 7
Delaware 3 0
District Of Columbia 0 0
Florida 37 2
Georgia 119 10
Guam 2 0
Hawaii 0 0
Idaho 6 0
Illinois 82 17
Indiana 21 0
Iowa 32 4
Kansas 62 0
Kentucky 81 1
Louisiana 71 3
Maine 14 1
Maryland 10 4
Massachusetts 48 4
Michigan 81 8
Minnesota 81 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 35 3
Oklahoma 80 3
Oregon 11 0
Pennsylvania 72 25
Puerto Rico 0 0
Rhode Island 14 1
South Carolina 18 0
South Dakota 15 1
Tennessee 67 1
Texas 52 3
Utah 9 0
Vermont 9 0
Virgin Islands 1 0
Virginia 19 3
Washington 23 1
West Virginia 32 0
Wisconsin 75 3
Wyoming 7 0
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