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
Thank you for choosing Jonesboro Housing Authority! Please review the following information if you are interested in Porting into our jurisdiction.
JHA is NOT ABSORBING / BILLING ONLY!
JHA's billing code is GA228
If you would like to port (move) to JHA's jurisdiction, please have your current public housing agency send the required information to the address below. If you would like to inquire as to whether or not JHA has received your paperwork, PLEASE DO NOT CALL! All inquiries as to whether or not JHA has received your paperwork should be E-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please make sure you have suitable housing arranged prior to porting to Clayton County/Jonesboro Housing Authority. The average lease up time is Currently 60 to 90 days from the time JHA receives your Portability Package.
Jonesboro Housing Authority
C/O: Sherrika Bellamy
P.O. Box 458
Jonesboro, GA 30237
Telephone: (770) 478-7282 Ext. 23
JHA's Current Payment Standards - Effective October 2017
1 - Bedroom = $809
2 - Bedroom = $928
3 - Bedroom = $1,210
4 - Bedroom = $1,486
5 - Bedroom = $1,710
6 - Bedroom = $1,932
Effective May 1, 2018 JHA's Policy for Voucher/Bedroom Sizes is as Follows:
Voucher Size Persons in Household
JHA covers all of Clayton County! If you are unsure about the location of a property, please ask the owner/property manager who they pay taxes to - IT MUST BE CLAYTON COUNTY!
Please allow Ten (10) Business Days from the date your Public Housing Agency sent JHA your paperwork to schedule you an appointment. Please click here or on the link below to download your Initial Certification Application Packet. This will need to be filled out and brought with you to your briefing!
Initial Certification Application Packet
Briefings are Scheduled for the Following Dates:
1. August 21, 2018 - Briefing Full
2. September 4, 2018 - Briefing Full
3. September 18, 2018 - Briefing Full
4. October 2, 2018
5. October 16, 2018
JHA Covers All of Clayton County. The following is the list of Cities and Zip Codes JHA Covers:
College Park 30337 * & 30349 *
Ellenwood 30294 *
Fayetteville 30215 *
Forest Park 30297
Hampton 30228 *
Jonesboro 30236 * & 30238 *
Lake City 30260
Rex 30273 *
Riverdale 30274 & 30296 *
Stockbridge 30281 *
* Zip codes may cross county lines. It is important to ask the landlord what county they pay taxes to
IT MUST BE CLAYTON COUNTY!
You may also enter in your address to see if it is in Clayton County by clicking on the following link: