Housing Authorities in Bristol, Virginia

There are 2 Housing Authorities in Bristol, Virginia, serving a population of 17,077 people in an area of 14 square miles. There is 1 Housing Authority per 8,538 people, and 1 Housing Authority per 6 square miles.

In Virginia, Bristol is ranked 4th of 133 counties in Housing Authorities per capita, and 3rd of 133 counties in Housing Authorities per square mile.

List of Bristol Housing Authorities

Find Bristol, Virginia housing authorities, departments, and HUD.


Bristol Housing Authority 809 Edmond St Bristol, VA

Virginia State Housing Authority 325 Edmond St Bristol, VA

About Bristol Housing Authorities

Bristol 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 Bristol, VA. Bristol ordinances establish Public Housing Authorities, and the local legislative body appoints the Bristol Housing Board.

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

Bristol Public Housing Statistics

Find Bristol 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.

Bristol HUD Housing Programs
 BristolVirginia
Subsidized Units1,029103,501
Occupied %93.0%92.0%
People Per Unit1.82.2
People Total1,723207,852
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$235$325
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$436$709
Average Months on Wait List1929
Bristol Public Housing Programs
 BristolVirginia
Subsidized Units36216,085
Occupied %98.0%93.0%
People Per Unit1.92.4
People Total66635,156
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$207$269
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$511$646
Average Months on Wait List2520
Bristol Section 8 Housing Programs
 BristolVirginia
Subsidized Units36330,899
Occupied %92.0%95.0%
People Per Unit1.71.9
People Total59455,782
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$221$279
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$405$740