The Johnson City Housing Authority has been serving the Johnson City/Washington County area of Tennessee for more than 50 years. We provide safe, affordable housing for eligible low and very low income families. Our staff and residents work together to build safe, comfortable communities for residents of all ages, including families and seniors.

Calendar

  1. Resident Council Meeting

    April 24 @ 10:00 am - April 25 @ 11:00 am
  2. Resident Council Meeting

    April 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  3. Memorial Park Bingo

    April 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Affordable


Affordable
Housing

 

Fast Facts

Public housing was established to provide safe and affordable housing for eligible low-income families, elderly, and disabled persons. Johnson City Housing Authority includes eight neighborhoods within the city limits. Rent is determined by income and flat rent options are available. Size range from 0 to 5 bedrooms.

Community amenities include responsive management, 24-hour on-call maintenance, building and grounds maintenance, water, sewer, trash, and pest control services, access to public transportation, youth sports programs, and nationally-recognized child care program

Am I Eligible?

Eligibility for affordable housing is based on total gross income and family size. The program is limited to US citizens and specified categories of non-citizens who have eligible immigrant status.

 

Check qualifying income levels here.
To apply for the waiting list, click here.

Affordable Housing Availability

Section 8


Section 8
Housing
Choice
Vouchers

 

Fast Facts

The housing choice voucher program is the federal government’s major program for assisting very low-income families, the elderly, and the disabled to afford decent, safe, and sanitary housing in the private market. Since housing assistance is provided on behalf of the family or individual, participants are able to find their own housing, including single-family homes, townhouses and apartments.

 

The participant is free to choose any housing that meets the requirements of the program and is not limited to units located in subsidized housing.

Am I Eligible?

Eligibility for a housing voucher is based on total gross income and family size. The program is limited to US citizens and specified categories of non-citizens who have eligible immigrant status.

 

Check qualifying income levels here.
To apply for the waiting list, click here.

Section 8 Availability

Veterans


Housing
for Veterans

 

Fast Facts

Veterans needing community residential care, nursing home care, or homeless veterans in need of housing can contact the Mountain Home VA Medical Center for assistance through the Social Work department.

For more information on VA services, visit: www.mountainhome.va.gov

 

New housing program gives a ½ percent reduction off THDA’s 30-year fixed mortgage rate. All active duty service members and honorably discharged veterans, as well as surviving spouses are eligible.

 

See the www.thda.org website for information or click here for a printable flyer.

Am I Eligible?

Eligibility for veteran-specific assistance programs are managed through the Veterans Administration. Veterans can apply for affordable housing and Section 8 options under standard qualification rules.

 

Check qualifying income levels here.
To apply for the waiting list, click here.

Seniors


Housing
for Seniors

 

Fast Facts

Johnson City Housing Authority communities include many seniors. Qualifications for Affordable Housing and Section 8 Housing options for seniors follow standard eligibility rules.

The Senior Option Services (S.O.S.) program provides services to help seniors remain independent and comfortable. Learn More >

Am I Eligible?

Eligibility for affordable housing is based on total gross income and family size. The program is limited to US citizens and specified categories of non-citizens who have eligible immigrant status.

 

Check qualifying income levels here.
To apply for the waiting list, click here.

Disabilities


Housing
for Disabled

 

Fast Facts

Johnson City Housing Authority communities include many persons with disabilities. Qualifications for Affordable Housing and Section 8 Housing options for disabled follow standard eligibility rules.

Community amenities include responsive management, 24-hour on-call maintenance, building and grounds maintenance, water, sewer, trash, and pest control services, access to public transportation, youth sports programs, and nationally-recognized child care program

Am I Eligible?

Eligibility for affordable housing is based on total gross income and family size. The program is limited to US citizens and specified categories of non-citizens who have eligible immigrant status.

 

Check qualifying income levels here.
To apply for the waiting list, click here.