Boston Housing Authority

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List of Towns Serviced By Boston Housing Authority

By Primary Metropolitan Statistical Area (PMSA)

Revised 10/24/16

 

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 11/01/16

PMSA

SRO

Studio

1

2

3

4

5

6

1

 $984

       $1,313

 $1,509

 $1,860

        $2,327

 $2,564

 $2,948

 $3,333

2

 $680

 $908

 $994

 $1,273

 $1,646

 $1,760

 $2,024

 $2,288

3

 $731

 $975

 $1,069

 $1,379

 $1,846

 $2,262

 $2,601

 $2,941

4

 $814

 $1,085

 $1,112

 $1,478

 $2,151

 $2,225

 $2,558

 $2,891

5

 $733

 $979

 $1,126

 $1,435

 $1,796

 $1,978

 $2,274

 $2,571

6

 $680

 $908

 $1,049

 $1,323

 $1,655

 $1,823

 $2,096

 $2,370

7

 $544

 $726

 $788

 $933

 $1,168

 $1,287

 $1,479

 $1,673

8

 $603

 $805

 $909

 $1,093

 $1,368

 $1,633

 $1,877

 $2,123

9

 $643

 $859

 $936

 $1,201

 $1,519

 $1,655

 $1,903

 $2,151

 

Fair Market Rents by Bedroom Size, effective 10/1/16

PMSA

 SRO

Studio

1

2

3

4

5

6

1

 $895

 $1,194

 $1,372

 $1,691

 $2,116

 $2,331

 $2,680

 $3,030

2

 $619

 $826

 $904

 $1,158

 $1,497

 $1,600

 $1,840

 $2,080

3

 $665

 $887

 $972

 $1,254

 $1,679

 $2,057

 $2,365

 $2,674

4

 $740

 $987

 $1,011

 $1,344

 $1,956

 $2,023

 $2,326

 $2,629

5

 $667

 $890

 $1,024

 $1,305

 $1,633

 $1,799

 $2,068

 $2,338

6

 $619

 $826

 $954

 $1,203

 $1,505

 $1,658

 $1,906

 $2,155

7

 $495

 $660

 $717

 $849

 $1,062

 $1,170

 $1,345

 $1,521

8

 $549

 $732

 $827

 $994

 $1,244

 $1,485

 $1,707

 $1,930

9

 $585

 $781

$851

 $1,092

 $1,381

 $1,505

 $1,730

 $1,956