Low-Income Housing in Illinois

The Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP), also known as 'Section 8', is a federal program that provides housing assistance to those who qualify. This assistance if offered in the form of a cash voucher that can be applied toward rent. The program was designed to help low-income families and individuals, the elderly, and persons with disabilities.

To apply for low-income housing assistance, locate your local housing agency from the list below. You can apply in person or call for more information. For other forms of housing assistance, see our various resources under the Housing tab. Also, be sure to download the FRAA Resource Guide for great tips on accessing government assistance.


Adams County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL046 
104 North Adams 
Clayton, IL 62324 
Phone: (217) 894-7022 Fax: (217) 894-6338

Alexander County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL007 
1100 Ohio Street 
Cairo, IL 62914 
Phone: (618) 734-1910 Fax: (618) 734-0816

Alton Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL055 
2406 Crawford Street 
Alton, IL 62002 
Phone: (618) 465-4260 Fax: (618) 465-2729

Aurora Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL090 
1630 Plum Street 
Aurora, IL 60506 
Phone: (630) 859-7210 Fax: (630) 859-7219

Bond County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL078 
220 E Winter Avenue 
Greenville, IL 62246 
Phone: (618) 664-2321 Fax: (618) 664-3366

Boone County Housing Authority 
Type: Section 8, Code: IL122 
2036 N. State Street 
Belvidere, IL 61008 
Phone: (815) 544-0084 Fax: (815) 544-4107

Brown County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL099 
400 N Maple Street 
Mount Sterling, IL 62353 
Phone: (217) 773-2731 Fax: (217) 773-2731

Bureau County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL086 
444 S Church Street 
Princeton, IL 61356 
Phone: (815) 879-8106 Fax: (815) 875-1085

Calhoun County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL049 
#2 Herron Street 
Hardin, IL 62047 
Phone: (618) 576-2236 Fax: (618) 576-2236

Carroll County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL081 
525 3rd Street 
Savanna, IL 61074 
Phone: (815) 273-7081 Fax: (815) 273-4050

Cass County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL102 
9 Otto Turner Drive 
Beardstown, IL 62618 
Phone: (217) 323-2303 Fax: (217) 323-1501

Champaign County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL006 
205 W Park Avenue 
Champaign, IL 61820 
Phone: (217) 378-7100 Fax: (217) 378-7113

Chicago Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL002 
60 E. Van Buren St 
Chicago, IL 60605 
Phone: (312) 742-8500 Fax: (312) 441-1779

Christian County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL038 
202 S Poplar St. 
Pana, IL 62557 
Phone: (217) 562-3742 Fax: (217) 562-3078

Cicero Housing Authority 
Type: Section 8, Code: IL130 
6140 W Cermak Rd 
Cicero, IL 60804 
Phone: (708) 652-0386 Fax: (708) 652-0388

Clark County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL069 
208 Maple Street 
Marshall, IL 62441 
Phone: (217) 826-5541 Fax: (217) 826-1073

Clay County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL065 
201 S Locust Street 
Flora, IL 62839 
Phone: (618) 662-5311 Fax: (618) 662-5003

Coles County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL100 
109 Prairie Avenue 
Mattoon, IL 61938 
Phone: (217) 235-4175 Fax: (217) 234-8102

Cook County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL025 
175 W. Jackson 
Chicago, IL 60604 
Phone: (312) 542-4728 Fax: (312) 939-4727

Cumberland County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL070 
206 E Washington Street 
Toledo, IL 62468 
Phone: (217) 849-2071 Fax: (217) 849-3030

Danville Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL011 
1607 Clyman Lane 
Danville, IL 61832 
Phone: (217) 444-3101 Fax: (217) 431-7059

Decatur Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL012 
1808 E Locust Street 
Decatur, IL 62521 
Phone: (217) 423-7711 Fax: (217) 423-7771

Dekalb County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL089 
310 N 6th Street 
Dekalb, IL 60115 
Phone: (815) 758-2692 Fax: (815) 758-4190

Dewitt County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL031 
100 S Railroad Street 
Clinton, IL 61727 
Phone: (217) 935-8804 Fax: (217) 935-3367

Dupage Housing Authority 
Type: Section 8, Code: IL101 
711 East Roosevelt Road 
Dupage, IL 60187 
Phone: (630) 690-3555 Fax: (630) 690-0702

E. St. Louis Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL001 
700 N 20th Street 
East Saint Louis, IL 62205 
Phone: (618) 646-7100 Fax: (618) 271-2028

East Peoria Housing Authority 
Type: Section 8, Code: IL124 
100 South Main Street 
East Peoria, IL 61611 
Phone: (309) 698-4718 Fax: () -

Edgar County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL120 
602 E Highland Drive 
Paris, IL 61944 
Phone: (217) 465-8458 Fax: (217) 465-8460

Edwards County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL080 
125 W Cherry Street 
Albion, IL 62806 
Phone: (618) 445-2715 Fax: (618) 445-3603

Effingham County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL062 
215 N Banker Street 
Effingham, IL 62401 
Phone: (217) 342-3520 Fax: (217) 342-3546

Elgin Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL092 
120 S State Street 
Elgin, IL 60123 
Phone: (847) 742-3853 Fax: (847) 742-1496

Ford County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL034 
214 E 7th Street 
Gibson City, IL 60936 
Phone: (217) 784-5488 Fax: (217) 784-5324

Franklin County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL061 
302 E Elm Street 
West Frankfort, IL 62896 
Phone: (618) 932-2124 Fax: (618) 932-6475

Freeport Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL029 
1052 W Galena Avenue 
Freeport, IL 61032 
Phone: (815) 232-4171 Fax: (815) 232-3362

Fulton County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL084 
250 S Main Street 
Canton, IL 61520 
Phone: (309) 647-4120 Fax: (309) 647-4517

Gallatin County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL060 
117 W Wilson Avenue 
Shawneetown, IL 62984 
Phone: (618) 269-3080 Fax: (618) 269-3468

GMAHA (Rock Island County) 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL010 
325 2nd Street 
Silvis, IL 61282 
Phone: (309) 755-4527 Fax: (309) 755-8517

Granite City Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL005 
PO Box 794 
Grantie City, IL 62040 
Phone: (618) 876-0975 Fax: (618) 876-8992

Greene County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL072 
325 N. Carr 
White Hall, IL 62092 
Phone: (217) 374-2128 Fax: (217) 374-6106

Grundy County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL027 
1700 Newton Place 
Morris, IL 60450 
Phone: (815) 942-6198 Fax: (815) 942-6289

Habitat Corp. 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL802 
350 W Hubbard St. 
Chicago, IL 60610 
Phone: (312) 527-5700 Fax: () -

Hamilton County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL118 
500 S Marshall Avenue 
Mc Leansboro, IL 62859 
Phone: (618) 643-3265 Fax: (618) 643-3143

Hancock County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL097 
625 West Third Street 
Dallas City, IL 62330 
Phone: (217) 852-3482 Fax: (217) 852-3169

Hardin County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL066 
01 Walnut Street 
Elizabethtown, IL 62931 
Phone: (618) 287-2786 Fax: (618) 287-2303

Henderson County Housing Authority 
Type: Section 8, Code: IL115 
204 W. Mercer Street 
Oquawka, IL 61469 
Phone: (309) 867-2333 Fax: (309) 867-2056

Henry County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL009 
125 N. Chestnut St. 
Kewanee, IL 61443 
Phone: (309) 852-2801 Fax: (309) 852-0889

IL Hsg Dev Auth - Ihda 
Type: Section 8, Code: IL901 
401 North Michigan Avenue 
Chicago, IL 60611 
Phone: (312) 836-5200 Fax: (312) 836-5208

Illinois Dceo 
Type: Section 8, Code: IL911 
2309 West Main Street 
Marion, IL 62959 
Phone: (618) 993-7226 Fax: (618) 997-1825

Illinois Dceo 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL126 
2309 West Main Street 
Marion, IL 62959 
Phone: (618) 993-7226 Fax: (618) 997-1825

Jackson County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL053 
300 N 7th Street 
Murphysboro, IL 62966 
Phone: (618) 684-3183 Fax: (618) 684-3222

Jersey County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL074 
505 Horn Drive 
Jerseyville, IL 62052 
Phone: (618) 498-9516 Fax: (618) 498-2979

Jo Daviess County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL082 
341 Franklin Street 
Galena, IL 61036 
Phone: (815) 777-0782 Fax: (815) 777-0858

Johnson County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL063 
501 N 4th Street 
Vienna, IL 62995 
Phone: (618) 658-5811 Fax: (618) 658-9331

Joliet Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL024 
6 South Broadway Street 
Joliet, IL 60436 
Phone: (815) 727-0606 Fax: (815) 727-2073

Kankakee County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL039 
PO Box 965 
Kankakee, IL 60901 
Phone: (815) 939-7125 Fax: (815) 939-7335

Kendall Housing Authority 
Type: Section 8, Code: IL137 
208 S. Bridge Street 
Yorkville, IL 60560 
Phone: (630) 553-3375 Fax: (630) 553-1331

Knox County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL085 
216 W Simmons St 
Galesburg, IL 61401 
Phone: (309) 342-8129 Fax: (309) 342-7206

Lake County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL056 
33928 N Route 45 
Grayslake, IL 60030 
Phone: (847) 223-1170 Fax: (847) 223-1174

Lasalle County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL014 
526 E Norris Drive 
Ottawa, IL 61350 
Phone: (815) 434-0380 Fax: (815) 434-2421

Lawrence County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL108 
12th 
Lawrenceville, IL 62439 
Phone: (618) 943-4762 Fax: (618) 943-6027

Lee County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL035 
1000 Washington Avenue 
Dixon, IL 61021 
Phone: (815) 284-2759 Fax: (815) 284-1743

Livingston County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL094 
903 W North Street 
Pontiac, IL 61764 
Phone: (815) 844-6013 Fax: (815) 844-6605

Logan County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL040 
1028 N College Street 
Lincoln, IL 62656 
Phone: (217) 732-7776 Fax: (217) 732-5939

Macoupin County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL047 
760 Anderson Street 
Carlinville, IL 62626 
Phone: (217) 854-8606 Fax: (217) 854-8749

Madison County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL015 
1609 Olive Street 
Collinsville, IL 62234 
Phone: (618) 345-5142 Fax: (618) 345-5148

Marion County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL057 
719 East Howard 
Centralia, IL 62801 
Phone: (618) 532-1894 Fax: (618) 532-2024

Mason County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL042 
201 E Hurst Street 
Havana, IL 62644 
Phone: (309) 543-4515 Fax: (309) 543-2313

Massac County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL041 
1209 East 5th Street 
Metropolis, IL 62960 
Phone: (618) 524-8411 Fax: (618) 524-4478

Maywood Housing Authority 
Type: Section 8, Code: IL054 
801 South 5th Avenue 
Maywood, IL 60153 
Phone: (708) 345-7315 Fax: (708) 345-7350

McDonough County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL076 
322 W Piper Street 
Macomb, IL 61455 
Phone: (309) 837-2363 Fax: (309) 836-2590

McHenry County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL116 
1108 N Seminary Avenue 
Woodstock, IL 60098 
Phone: (815) 338-7752 Fax: (815) 338-1217

McLean County Housing Authority 
Type: Section 8, Code: IL117 
104 East Wood Street 
Bloomington, IL 61701 
Phone: (309) 829-3360 Fax: (309) 829-4644

McLean County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL051 
104 East Wood Street 
Bloomington, IL 61701 
Phone: (309) 829-3360 Fax: (309) 829-4644

Menard County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL028 
101 W Sheridan Road 
Petersburg, IL 62675 
Phone: (217) 632-7723 Fax: (217) 632-7255

Mercer County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL131 
609 NW 4th Avenue 
Aledo, IL 61231 
Phone: (309) 582-5410 Fax: (309) 582-2255

Moline Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL020 
11th Avenue A 
Moline, IL 61265 
Phone: (309) 764-1819 Fax: (309) 764-2120

Montgomery County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL037 
216 Shelbyville Road 
Hillsboro, IL 62049 
Phone: (217) 532-3672 Fax: (217) 532-3625

Morgan County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL079 
301 W Beecher Avenue 
Jacksonville, IL 62650 
Phone: (217) 243-3338 Fax: (217) 245-1709

Mt. Vernon Housing Authority 
Type: Section 8, Code: IL123 
PO Box 1745 
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864 
Phone: (618) 244-6275 Fax: (618) 244-9078

Mt. Vernon Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL059 
PO Box 1745 
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864 
Phone: (618) 244-6275 Fax: (618) 244-9078

North Chicago Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL107 
1440 Jackson Street 
North Chicago, IL 60064 
Phone: (847) 785-4300 Fax: (847) 785-4308

Oak Park Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL103 
21 South Boulevard 
Oak Park, IL 60302 
Phone: (708) 386-9322 Fax: (708) 386-9362

Ogle County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL095 
1101 Pines Road 
Oregon, IL 61061 
Phone: (815) 732-1301 Fax: (815) 732-1375

Park Forest Housing Authority 
Type: Section 8, Code: IL136 
350 Victory Drive 
Park Forest, IL 60466 
Phone: (708) 748-1112 Fax: (708) 748-4355

Pekin Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL044 
1901 Broadway Street 
Pekin, IL 61554 
Phone: (309) 346-7996 Fax: (309) 346-7457

Peoria Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL003 
100 S Richard Pryor Place 
Peoria, IL 61605 
Phone: (309) 676-8736 Fax: (309) 677-7301

Perry County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL048 
120 S Walnut Street 
Du Quoin, IL 62832 
Phone: (618) 542-5409 Fax: (618) 542-4532

Piatt County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL128 
103 West First Street 
Hammond, IL 61929 
Phone: (217) 262-3231 Fax: (217) 262-3013

Pike County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL071 
838 Mason Street 
Barry, IL 62312 
Phone: (217) 335-2616 Fax: (217) 335-2406

Pope County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL058 
802 S Franklin St 
Golconda, IL 62938 
Phone: (618) 683-4791 Fax: (618) 683-2136

Pulaski County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL045 
130 Richland Terrace 
Mounds, IL 62964 
Phone: (618) 745-6330 Fax: (618) 745-9761

Quincy Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL016 
540 Harrison Street 
Quincy, IL 62301 
Phone: (217) 222-0720 Fax: (217) 222-0865

Randolph County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL052 
916 George Street 
Chester, IL 62233 
Phone: (618) 826-4314 Fax: (618) 826-4674

Richland County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL096 
129 E Scott Street 
Olney, IL 62450 
Phone: (618) 395-2571 Fax: (618) 393-6109

Rock Island City Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL018 
227 21 Street 
Rock Island, IL 61201 
Phone: (309) 788-0825 Fax: (309) 788-8610

Rockford Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL083 
223 S Winnebago Street 
Rockford, IL 61102 
Phone: (815) 489-8500 Fax: (815) 489-8555

Rockford Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL022 
223 S Winnebago Street 
Rockford, IL 61102 
Phone: (815) 489-8500 Fax: (815) 489-8555

Saline County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL043 
927 West Barnett Street 
Harrisburg, IL 62946 
Phone: (618) 252-6381 Fax: (618) 252-1309

Scott County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL073 
143 S Walnut Street 
Winchester, IL 62694 
Phone: (217) 742-3174 Fax: (217) 742-3174

Shelby County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL087 
414 South Morgan 
Shelbyville, IL 62565 
Phone: (217) 774-2167 Fax: (217) 774-5349

Springfield Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL004 
200 N 11th Street 
Springfield, IL 62703 
Phone: (217) 753-5757 Fax: (217) 753-4421

St. Clair County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL030 
1790 South 74th Street 
Belleville, IL 62223 
Phone: (618) 277-3290 Fax: (618) 277-1806

Union County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL067 
131 Hillside Terrace 
Anna, IL 62906 
Phone: (618) 833-5129 Fax: (618) 833-3969

Vermilion County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL036 
601 S Chicago Street 
Rossville, IL 60963 
Phone: (217) 748-6812 Fax: (217) 748-4156

Wabash County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL093 
330 W 10th Street 
Mt Carmell, IL 62863 
Phone: (618) 262-5518 Fax: (618) 262-5869

Warren County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL091 
200 E Harlem Avenue 
Monmouth, IL 61462 
Phone: (309) 734-2080 Fax: (309) 734-5918

Waukegan Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL026 
215 South Martin Luther King Avenue 
Waukegan, IL 60085 
Phone: (847) 244-8500 Fax: (847) 244-8591

Wayne County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL088 
303 N 1st Street 
Fairfield, IL 62837 
Phone: (618) 842-9008 Fax: (618) 842-2163

White County Housing Authority 
Type: Low-Rent, Code: IL068 
500 4th Street 
Crossville, IL 62827 
Phone: (618) 966-3868 Fax: (618) 966-2303

Whiteside County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL032 
401 W 18th Street 
Rock Falls, IL 61071 
Phone: (815) 625-0581 Fax: (815) 626-9704

Williamson County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL050 
300 Hickory Street 
Carterville, IL 62918 
Phone: (618) 985-2422 Fax: (618) 985-6601

Woodford County Housing Authority 
Type: Low Rent and Section 8, Code: IL104 
410 E Eureka Avenue 
Eureka, IL 61530 
Phone: (309) 467-4623 Fax: (309) 467-6927