Boston Housing Authority

For Section 8/Leased Housing > How Rent is Set > Utility Chart

Utility Allowance Chart  Effective June 1, 2017

Revised 5-19-2017
 

Heating

Single Family

             
  SRO Studio 1 2 3 4 5 6  
Oil $62 $82 $111 $133 $168 $189 $220 $253  
Gas $32 $43 $58 $70 $88 $99 $116 $133  
Electric $49 $65 $87 $105 $132 $149 $173 $199  

Duplex or 2-3 Family

             
  SRO Studio 1 2 3 4 5 6  
Oil $56 $75 $97 $128 $159 $187 $212 $244  
Gas $29 $39 $51 $67 $84 $98 $111 $128  
Electric $44 $59 $76 $101 $125 $147 $167 $192  

Low Rise - Garden (3+ units)

 
  SRO Studio 1 2 3 4 5 6  
Oil $47 $62 $83 $112 $140 $169 $197 $226  
Gas $25 $33 $43 $59 $73 $89 $103 $119  
Electric $37 $49 $65 $88 $110 $133 $155 $178  

Elevator - High Rise (Multiple Units)

 
  SRO Studio 1 2 3 4 5 6  
Gas $25 $33 $38 $45 $55 $62 $78 $89  
Electric $33 $44 $55 $67 $83 $102 $119 $137  

Cooking Fuel

 
  SRO Studio 1 2 3 4 5 6  
Gas $5 $6 $7 $10 $12 $15 $17 $19  
Electric $10 $13 $16 $22 $27 $33 $36 $41  

Water Heating

               
  SRO Studio 1 2 3 4 5 6  
Oil $10 $13 $17 $22 $27 $34 $37 $42  
Gas $5 $7 $9 $13 $16 $19 $21 $24  
Electric $12 $16 $20 $27 $34 $42 $45 $52  

Electricity

               
  SRO Studio 1 2 3 4 5 6  
  $32 $43 $55 $73 $91 $112 $121 $139  

Refrigerator

               
  SRO Studio 1 2 3 4 5 6  
  $2 $3 $3 $3 $5 $5 $5 $5  

Range

                 
  SRO Studio 1 2 3 4 5 6  
  $3 $4 $4 $5 $5 $5 $5 $5  

Water and Sewer Use (Tenant)

           
  SRO Studio 1 2 3 4 5 6  
  $58 $77 $111 $144 $187 $212 $246 $279