Public Housing is limited to low-income families and individuals; the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program is limited to very low income families and individuals. If you are interested in Public Housing or the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program within the City of Marion, Illinois, you may pick up an application from the Housing Authority office during regular business hours or download and print the pre-application and preference information from the links below.
The pre-application for public housing must be returned to the Housing Authority Administrative Office in person on either Wednesday or Friday for an interview and completion of the full application. Section 8 pre-applications may be returned to the office in person or mailed to the office.
Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program - The Section 8 Waiting List is currently closed.
Please check the map below, which indicates we are located in the southern part of Illinois. If you are applying for a Voucher and live outside our jurisdiction, you will be required to reside in our jurisdiction the first 12 months after the issuance of a Voucher.
Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 Noon
1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Housing Authority of the City of Marion, Illinois
501 North Market Street
Marion, IL 62959