Income Table

The following table summarizes the current family income limits for the various Boston Housing Authority programs. 
 

I N C O M E     L I M I T S
Conventional Public Housing and Section 8 Programs
FEDERAL:  Effective: April 1, 2021
STATE:   Effective:  March 1, 2019
STATE MRVP: Effective: March 1, 2012

         HUD PUBLIC HOUSING                        STATE                        HUD SECTION 8
                        Lower              Very Low                                Lower              Very Low        Extremely Low    STATE MRVP
                                                                                                                                                                             Effective January 01, 2021
1 Person          $70,750           $47,000           $56,800           $70,750           $47,000           $28,200                       $22,340
 
2 Persons         $80,850           $53,700          $64,900           $80,850           $53,700           $32,200                       $30,260
 
3 Persons         $90,950           $60,400          $73,000           $90,950           $60,400           $36,250                       $38,180
 
4 Persons         $101,050         $67,100          $81,100           $101,050         $67,100           $40,250                       $46,100
 
5 Persons         $109,150         $72,500           $87,600           $109,150         $72,500           $43,500                       $54,020
 
6 Persons         $117,250         $77,850           $94,100           $117,250         $77,850           $46,700                       $61,940
 
7 Persons         $125,350         $83,250           $100,600         $125,350         $83,250           $49,950                       $69,860
 
8 Persons         $133,400         $88,600           $107,100         $133,400         $88,600           $53,150                      $77,780


Last updated August 7, 2020

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