Boston Housing Authority

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List of Towns Serviced By Boston Housing Authority

By Primary Metropolitan Statistical Area (PMSA)

Revised 9/5/17

 

PMSA

Town/City

PMSA

Town/City

PMSA

Town/City

PMSA

Town/City

2

Abington

1

East Wareham

1

Medfield

1

Salisbury

1

Acton

1

E. Weymouth

1

Medford

1

Saugus

7

Acushnet

4

Easton

1

Medway

1

Scituate

1

Amesbury

1

Essex

1

Melrose

8

Seekonk

5

Andover

1

Everett

3

Mendon

1

Sharon

1

Arlington

7

Fairhaven

5

Merrimac

1

Sherborn

1

Ashland

8

Fall River

5

Methuen

1

Shirley

8

Attleboro

1

Foxborough

2

Middleborough

8

Somerset

2

Avon

1

Framingham

1

Middleton

1

Somerville

1

Ayer

1

Franklin

3

Milford

1

S. Weymouth

1

Bedford

7

Freetown

1

Millis

3

Southborough

1

Bellingham

5

Georgetown

1

Milton

1

Stoneham

1

Belmont

1

Gloucester

1

Nahant

1

Stoughton

9

Berkley

5

Groveland

1

Natick

1

Stow

1

Beverly

2

Halifax

1

Needham

1

Sudbury

6

Billerica

1

Hanover

7

New Bedford

1

Swampscott

3

Bolton

2

Hanson

1

Newbury

8

Swansea

1

Boston

3

Harvard

1

Newburyport

9

Taunton

1

Boxborough

5

Haverhill

1

Newton

6

Tewksbury

5

Boxford

1

Hingham

1

Norfolk

1

Topsfield

5

Bradford

1

Holbrook

5

North Andover

1

Townsend

1

Braintree

1

Holliston

8

North Attleboro

6

Tyngsboro

2

Bridgewater

1

Hopkinton

1

N. Pembroke

1

Wakefield

2

Brockton

1

Hudson

1

North Quincy

1

Walpole

1

Brookline

1

Hull

1

North Reading

1

Waltham

1

Burlington

1

Ipswich

9

Norton

1

Wareham

1

Buzzards Bay

1

Kingston

1

Norwell

1

Watertown

1

Cambridge

2

Lakeville

1

Norwood

1

Wayland

1

Canton

5

Lawrence

1

Onset

1

Wellesley

1

Carlisle

1

Lexington

1

Peabody

1

Wenham

1

Carver

1

Lincoln

1

Pembroke

2

W. Bridgewater

1

Chelsea

1

Littleton

1

Plainville

5

West Newbury

6

Chelsmsford

6

Lowell

1

Plymouth

6

Westford

1

Chestnut Hill

1

Lynn

2

Plympton

1

Weston

1

Cohasset

1

Lynnfield

1

Quincy

8

Westport

1

Concord

1

Malden

1

Randolph

1

Westwood

1

Danvers

1

Manchester by the Sea

4

Raynham

1

Weymouth

7

Dartmouth

1

Manomet

1

Reading

2

Whitman

1

Dedham

9

Mansfield

8

Rehoboth

1

Wilmington

1

Dover

1

Marblehead

1

Revere

1

Winchester

6

Dracut

2

Marion

2

Rochester

1

Winthrop

9

Dighton

1

Marlborough

1

Rockland

1

Woburn

1

Duxbury

1

Marshfield

1

Rockport

1

Wollaston

2

E. Bridgewater

2

Mattapoisett

1

Rowley

1

Wrentham

1

East Walpole

1

Maynard

1

Salem

 

 

 

 

Payment Standard by Bedroom Size, effective 10/01/17

PMSA

SRO

Studio

1

2

3

4

5

6

1

 $1,032

       $1,378

 $1,563

 $1,914

        $2,400

 $2,607

 $2,997

 $3,389

2

 $808

 $1,078

 $1,170

 $1,501

 $1,898

 $2,141

 $2,462

 $2,784

3

 $764

 $1,019

 $1,054

 $1,403

 $1,822

 $2,262

 $2,601

 $2,941

4

 $861

 $1,148

 $1,178

 $1,567

 $2,280

 $2,348

 $2,700

 $3,052

5

 $672

 $896

 $1,021

 $1,305

 $1,636

 $1,780

 $2,047

 $2,314

6

 $787

 $1,050

 $1,207

 $1,531

 $1,919

 $2,085

 $2,398

 $2,710

7

 $596

 $795

 $837

 $996

 $1,249

 $1,357

 $1,560

 $1,764

8

 $617

 $822

 $933

 $1,115

 $1,398

 $1,658

 $1,907

 $2,156

9

 $682

 $909

 $1,020

 $1,305

 $1,637

 $1,851

 $2,128

 $2,405

 

Fair Market Rents by Bedroom Size, effective 10/1/17

PMSA

 SRO

Studio

1

2

3

4

5

6

1

 $939

 $1,253

 $1,421

 $1,740

 $2,182

 $2,370

 $2,725

 $3,081

2

 $735

 $980

 $1,064

 $1,365

 $1,726

 $1,947

 $2,239

 $2,531

3

 $695

 $927

 $959

 $1,276

 $1,657

 $2,057

 $2,365

 $2,674

4

 $783

 $1,044

 $1,071

 $1,425

 $2,073

 $2,135

 $2,455

 $2,775

5

 $611

 $815

 $929

 $1,187

 $1,488

 $1,619

 $1,861

 $2,104

6

 $716

 $955

 $1,098

 $1,392

 $1,745

 $1,896

 $2,180

 $2,464

7

 $542

 $723

 $761

 $906

 $1,136

 $1,234

 $1,419

 $1,604

8

 $561

 $748

 $849

 $1,014

 $1,271

 $1,508

 $1,734

 $1,960

9

 $620

 $827

$928

 $1,187

 $1,489

 $1,683

 $1,935

 $2,187