Low Income Families

Public housing units come in a range of bedroom sizes and types. They range from high-rise apartment buildings to duplex and scattered single family houses. Eligibility for the low-income family housing program:

  • Earn 80 percent of area median income or less as a household to qualify
  • Pay 30 percent of their household's monthly income for rent and utilities
  • Live alone, with a partner, or with individuals who make up a larger household
  • Meet screening criteria and have acceptable rental and criminal histories
  • Are citizens or have eligible immigration status at the time of admission to the program