Abington Housing Authority

71 Shaw Avenue, Abington, MA, 02351
(781) 878-3469



Plymouth County

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About Abington Housing Authority



Program Summary for Abington Housing Authority

Abington Housing Authority is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Abington Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Abington Housing Authority administered a total of 86 Section 8 Vouchers. Abington Housing Authority currently has Section 8 as its program type. Abington Housing Authority is located at 71 Shaw Avenue, Abington, MA, 02351 and serves the city of Abington. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Abington Housing Authority at, (781) 878-3469 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Abington Housing Authority compared nationally Large
Last Updated 11/29/2014
Total Numbers of Communities N/A
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 86
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units N/A
Waiting list for the Abington Housing Authority is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Plymouth County, MA

HUD sets Income Limits for each area based on the median family income in that area. Each Public Housing Agency (PHA) will use the Income Limit set for the jurisdiction that the PHA covers. Therefore, a family may be eligible for one PHA but not another. The number of people in a household determines the Income Limit that is set for determining the family's eligibility for the program that they are applying for. Below are the Income Limits for Plymouth County, MA:

Median Income
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Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $30,500
  • $34,850
  • $39,200
  • $43,550
  • $47,050
  • $50,550
  • $54,050
  • $57,500
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $18,350
  • $20,950
  • $23,550
  • $26,150
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $46,000
  • $52,600
  • $59,150
  • $65,700
  • $71,000
  • $76,250
  • $81,500
  • $86,750

2017 Fair Market Rents for Plymouth County, MA

Fair Market Rents are HUD's determination of the average rents in a particular area for each bedroom size. The FMRs are set each year based on the rental rates of unsubsidized units so that participants in HUD programs have equal access for affordable housing. Here are the Fair Market Rents for Plymouth County, MA:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$826 $904 $1158 $1497 $1600



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Rockland Housing Authority Rockland Housing Authority Rockland MA 154 40 Open 1.91 Miles Contact
Holbrook Housing Authority Holbrook Housing Authority Holbrook MA 82 N/A Open 2.95 Miles Contact
Braintree Housing Authority Braintree Housing Authority Braintree MA 480 N/A Open 4.39 Miles Contact
Brockton Housing Authority Brockton Housing Authority Brockton MA 1,780 1,626 Open 4.69 Miles Contact
Hanson Housing Authority Hanson Housing Authority Hanson MA 25 6 Open 5.55 Miles Contact
Brockton Area Multi Services Inc. (Bamsi) Brockton Area Multi Services Inc. (Bamsi) Brockton MA 14 N/A Open 5.89 Miles Contact

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Abington Housing Authority Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
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Plymouth County Quick Facts

Population: 507,022
Persons Per Household: 2.7
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 22.7%
Homeownership Rate: 77.1%
Housing Units: 201,131
Yearly Income Per Person: $35,220
Median Household Income: $75,092