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Jonesboro Housing Authority
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Welcome to the Jonesboro Housing Authority

Jonesboro Housing Authority administers HUD Public Housing and Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Programs in the City of Jonesboro and in Clayton County, Georgia.


JHA's Mission:

The Mission of the Jonesboro Housing Authority is to assist eligible low income families with safe, decent and affordable housing as they strive to achieve self-sufficiency and improve the quality of their lives.  The Housing Authority will create and maintain partnerships with its clients and appropriate community services in order to accomplish its mission in a non-discriminatory responsible manner.

Section 8 / HCV Pre-Applications Waiting List is Now Closed!

Jonesboro Housing Authority's (JHA) Section 8 / HCV Pre-Application Waiting List closed on October 9, 2015 at 4:00 PM EST.  JHA will officially notify the 1,200 Pre-Applicants that were selected by either E-mail or mail.


If you left a valid E-mail address during your Pre-Application process AND if your Pre-Application was selected in the random drawing, then you should be receiving an E-mail notifying you that your Pre-Application was selected and placed on JHA's Section 8 / HCV Waiting List.  JHA will send out E-mails sometime during the week of October 23, 2015 through October 30, 2015.


If you did not leave an E-mail during the registration process AND if your Pre-Application was selected in the random drawing, then JHA will mail you an official letter notifying you that your Pre-Application was selected and placed on JHA's Section 8 / HCV Waiting List.  That letter will go out sometime during the week of October 23, 2015 through October 30, 2015.


Please DO NOT CALL JHA offices to ask if your Pre-Application was selected, if you do not receive an E-mail or Letter from JHA, then your Pre-Application was not selected (See the timeframes above for when you should be expecting any notification).  JHA WILL NOT officially notify any Pre-Applicant that was not chosen in the random lottery selection.  JHA would like to thank everyone that filled out a Pre-Application fore their interest in becoming a Section 8 / Housing Choice Voucher Applicant and wish the very best for each and every one of you.


Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 458, Jonesboro, GA 30237  |  Physical Address:  203 Hightower Street, Jonesboro, GA 30236

Phone (770) 478-7282  |  Fax (770) 471-4997  |  TTY (770) 478-4804 

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