Depending on what state you live in, section 8 applications may vary. You first must meet avariety of eligibility requirements including:
- Being a US Citizens or specific non-citizen who have eligible immigration status
- Income must not exceed 50% of median income for the county or metro area where you want to live
- PHA (Public Housing Authority) by law must provide 75% of its voucher to those whose incomes do not exceed 30% of area median income.
If you fit these initial criteria, you can contact a local HUD office and
State Information for Applying for HUD and Section 8