The Section 8 and Rental Assistance Demonstration (formerly Public Housing) programs are currently accepting applications.  To apply print the application below and return it by email, to or mail to Gastonia Housing Authority, 340 West Long Avenue, Gastonia , NC 28053


If you are a person with a disability who needs a reasonable accommodation to submit an application, please email us at or call us at 704-349-5113.

Section 8 F.A.Q.
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Where is the Section 8 office located?
What does the Section 8 Program provide?
What do I need to apply for Section 8 Housing Assistance?
What happens once my application has been submitted?
What preferences have been established by the Gastonia Housing Authority?
Can I, as an applicant call to check on the status of my application?
What happens if my information changes after my application has been submitted?
My position changed on the waiting list. What happened?
NOTE:  Any correspondence from the Gastonia Housing Authority does not guarantee that you will be issued a voucher.  You must meet all screening criteria that the Gastonia Housing Authority uses to determine if you will be issued a voucher.