Housing Authorities in Rainsville, Alabama

There are 2 Housing Authorities in Rainsville, Alabama, serving a population of 5,012 people in an area of 21 square miles. There is 1 Housing Authority per 2,506 people, and 1 Housing Authority per 10 square miles.

In Alabama, Rainsville is ranked 46th of 776 cities in Housing Authorities per capita, and 56th of 776 cities in Housing Authorities per square mile.

List of Rainsville Housing Authorities

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


Rainsville City Housing Authority 144 White Street Rainsville, AL

Rainsville Housing Authority 42 McCurdy Avenue North Rainsville, AL

About Rainsville Housing Authorities

Rainsville 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 Rainsville, AL. DeKalb County ordinances establish Public Housing Authorities, and the local legislative body appoints the Rainsville Housing Board.

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

Rainsville Public Housing Statistics

Find Rainsville HUD Housing Programs and Public 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.

Rainsville HUD Housing Programs
 RainsvilleDeKalb County
Subsidized Units102975
Occupied %98.0%97.0%
People Per Unit1.51.8
People Total1461,691
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$269$251
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$377$429
Average Months on Wait List53
Rainsville Public Housing Programs
 RainsvilleDeKalb County
Subsidized Units71630
Occupied %99.0%98.0%
People Per Unit1.31.8
People Total901,105
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$274$256
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$372$437
Average Months on Wait List32