• Data and Limits

Income Limits (Public Housing, Section 202 Housing for the Elderly, and Section 811)

Date Published: April 2018



HUD sets income limits that determine eligibility for assisted housing programs including the Public Housing, Section 8 project-based, Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Section 202 housing for the elderly, and Section 811 housing for persons with disabilities programs. HUD develops income limits based on Median Family Income estimates and Fair Market Rent area definitions for each metropolitan area, parts of some metropolitan areas, and each non-metropolitan county.

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Tags: 811 PRA Housing Choice Voucher Program Project-Based Voucher Program Section 202
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  • HUD
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