The Johnson City Housing Authority provides public housing opportunities at eight different locations for eligible Johnson City families and for those who are elderly and disabled. Rent is determined by income. Review the information below to learn about eligibility requirements and how to get on the JCHA public housing wait list.

*The waiting lists for 1-bedroom apartments are currently full. No new applications for 1-bedroom apartments are being taken at this time.*

The Johnson City Housing Authority is currently taking applications for 2-5 bedroom apartments for Public Housing and 2-4 bedroom apartments for our Lake Terrace Development. The Section 8 waiting list is closed at this time. If you have questions, please call the office at 423-232-4784.
TDD/TTY 1-800-545-1833

The Johnson City Housing Authority is currently accepting applications for Dunbar Apartments, LLC.  These will be 1-3 bedroom apartments and are expected to be completed during the fall of 2019. Water, sewer, trash collection, stove, refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher and garbage disposal will be furnished and washer/dryer hookups will be in each unit. You may apply for these units Monday-Thursday between 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. at 901 Pardee Street, Johnson City TN.

Income Restrictions Apply.

La Autoridad de Vivienda de Johnson City, Tennessee, está aceptando actualmente aplicaciones para los Apartamentos de Dunbar, LLC. Estos apartamentos tendrán de 1-3 cuartos y su construcción se espera estar terminada para otoño del 2019. Incluye agua, alcantarillado, recolección de basura, estufa, refrigerador, horno de microondas, lavadora de platos, triturador de desperdicios de comida,  y conexión de lavadora y secadora en todas las unidades. Se aceptan aplicaciones  para estas unidades de lunes a jueves de  9:00 am-12:00 pm, en 901 Pardee Street, Johnson City, TN.

Restricciones de ingresos se aplican.

Public Housing Includes

  • Responsive management
  • 24-hour on-call maintenance
  • Building and grounds maintenance provided
  • Water, sewer, trash and pest control furnished
  • Refrigerator, stove furnished
  • Townhouses and flats–up to 5 bedrooms
  • 1 year lease
  • Public Transportation accessibility
  • Youth sports programs
  • Playgrounds
  • Nationally-recognized child care program

Get on the Public Housing Wait List

Families or individuals must submit an application and meet specific eligibility requirements to be placed on the wait list.
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Report a Change in Income

Submit an electronic form to report your change of income. All other changes must be reported in person at the JCHA Main Administrative Office.
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