Housing Authorities in Huntsville, Alabama

There are 2 Housing Authorities in Huntsville, Alabama, serving a population of 190,501 people in an area of 213 square miles. There is 1 Housing Authority per 95,250 people, and 1 Housing Authority per 106 square miles.

In Alabama, Huntsville is ranked 121st of 776 cities in Housing Authorities per capita, and 123rd of 776 cities in Housing Authorities per square mile.

List of Huntsville Housing Authorities

Find Huntsville, Alabama housing authorities, departments, and HUD.


Huntsville Housing Authority 200 Washington Street Northeast Huntsville, AL

Northwoods Housing Authority 1402 Yukon Street Northwest Huntsville, AL

About Huntsville Housing Authorities

Huntsville 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 Huntsville, AL. ordinances establish Public Housing Authorities, and the local legislative body appoints the Huntsville Housing Board.

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

Huntsville Public Housing Statistics

Find Huntsville 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.

Huntsville HUD Housing Programs
 HuntsvilleAlabama
Subsidized Units3,95891,524
Occupied %96.0%91.0%
People Per Unit2.22.2
People Total8,346181,896
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$264$273
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$551$547
Average Months on Wait List1233
Huntsville Public Housing Programs
 HuntsvilleAlabama
Subsidized Units1,75533,722
Occupied %97.0%93.0%
People Per Unit2.22.1
People Total3,78366,172
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$237$250
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$568$560
Average Months on Wait List59
Huntsville Section 8 Housing Programs
 HuntsvilleAlabama
Subsidized Units65618,610
Occupied %93.0%94.0%
People Per Unit1.61.8
People Total1,00331,222
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$238$237
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$571$562