Public Housing Waiting Lists in Large Cities

 

 

 

Number of Public Housing Units

source: Department of Housing and Urban Development Annual Report 2011
City  Number of Public Housing Units Number on the waiting list
New York City 178,895 163,965
Los Angeles County 2,962 121,393
Chicago 17,344 59,824
Philadelphia 14,190 7,191
Orlando 1,485 4,018
Cleveland, Ohio 9,509 11,184