Housing Authorities in Cherokee County, Alabama

There are 2 Housing Authorities in Cherokee County, Alabama, serving a population of 25,855 people in an area of 554 square miles. There is 1 Housing Authority per 12,927 people, and 1 Housing Authority per 276 square miles.

In Alabama, Cherokee County is ranked 18th of 67 counties in Housing Authorities per capita, and 18th of 67 counties in Housing Authorities per square mile.

List of Cherokee County Housing Authorities

Find Cherokee County, Alabama housing authorities, departments, and HUD.


Cedar Bluff Housing Authority 4075 Boundary Ave Cedar Bluff, AL

Centre Housing Authority 905 Louise Street Centre, AL

About Cherokee County Housing Authorities

Cherokee County Housing Authorities are local government agencies established to construct, own, operate, and manage public housing and other forms of subsidized housing for low-income residents in Cherokee County, AL. Cherokee County ordinances establish Public Housing Authorities, and the local legislative body appoints the Cherokee County Housing Board.

You may contact the Housing Authority for questions about:
  • Finding Cherokee County low income and affordable housing
  • Section 8 housing applications
  • Cherokee County housing lottery and waitlist process
  • US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
  • Federal Housing Act (FHA)

Cherokee County Public Housing Statistics

Find Cherokee County HUD Housing Programs, Public Housing Programs, and Section 8 Housing Programs. Data Source: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R), Picture of Subsidized Households: 2018.

Cherokee County HUD Housing Programs
 Cherokee CountyAlabama
Subsidized Units21191,524
Occupied %97.0%91.0%
People Per Unit1.82.2
People Total378181,896
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$281$273
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$416$547
Average Months on Wait List333
Cherokee County Public Housing Programs
 Cherokee CountyAlabama
Subsidized Units16033,722
Occupied %99.0%93.0%
People Per Unit2.12.1
People Total33066,172
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$289$250
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$373$560
Average Months on Wait List39
Cherokee County Section 8 Housing Programs
 Cherokee CountyAlabama
Subsidized Units5118,610
Occupied %88.0%94.0%
People Per Unit1.01.8
People Total4831,222
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$256$237
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$572$562