Andover Housing Authority

100 Morton Street, Andover, MA, 01810
(978) 475-2365



Essex County

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About Andover Housing Authority

The Andover Housing Authority offers affordable housing to families, seniors and disabled people. The family property is located on Memorial Circle, with 56 two, three and four bedroom units in brick townhouses. There are 218 one bedroom units for Seniors and Disabled people located on Chestnut Court, Grandview Terrace, Frye Circle and Stowe Court. Rents are based on thirty percent of adjusted gross income for elderly and disabled people and thirty-two percent for families including utilities.

A five member Board of Commissioners oversees the Housing Authority, and contracts for an Executive Director. Four of the Board Members are elected by Town Voters, and one is appointed by the Governor. They each serve for a term of five years.

The Board of Commissioners of the Andover Housing Authority hold public meetings on the third Thursday of every month at the Stowe Court Community Room located at 100 Morton Street, with the exception of the January, May and October meeting which are held at the Frye Circle Community Room located at 256 North Main Street.


Program Summary for Andover Housing Authority

Andover 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. Andover Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Andover Housing Authority administered a total of 127 Section 8 Vouchers. Andover Housing Authority currently has Section 8 as its program type. Andover Housing Authority is located at 100 Morton Street, Andover, MA, 01810 and serves the city of Andover. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Andover Housing Authority at, (978) 475-2365 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Andover Housing Authority compared nationally Large
Last Updated 11/29/2014
Total Numbers of Communities N/A
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 127
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units N/A
Waiting list for the Andover Housing Authority is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Essex 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 Essex County, MA:

Median Income
$0
Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $34,350
  • $39,250
  • $44,150
  • $49,050
  • $53,000
  • $56,900
  • $60,850
  • $64,750
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $20,650
  • $23,600
  • $26,550
  • $29,450
  • $31,850
  • $34,200
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $51,150
  • $58,450
  • $65,750
  • $73,050
  • $78,900
  • $84,750
  • $90,600
  • $96,450

2017 Fair Market Rents for Essex 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 Essex County, MA:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$1194 $1372 $1691 $2116 $2331



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
North Andover Housing Authority North Andover Housing Authority North Andover MA 133 105 Open 2.5 Miles Contact
Lawrence Housing Authority Lawrence Housing Authority Lawrence MA 1,023 1,056 Open 4.26 Miles Contact
American Training, Inc American Training, Inc Andover MA 50 N/A Open 4.47 Miles Contact
Methuen Housing Authority Methuen Housing Authority Methuen MA 558 42 Open 5.83 Miles Contact
North Reading Housing Authority North Reading Housing Authority North Reading MA 22 N/A Open 6.1 Miles Contact
Tewksbury Housing Authority Tewksbury Housing Authority Tewksbury MA 197 N/A Open 6.12 Miles Contact

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Andover Housing Authority Program Type:
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Essex County Quick Facts

Population: 769,091
Persons Per Household: 2.56
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 43.1%
Homeownership Rate: 63.4%
Housing Units: 306,814
Yearly Income Per Person: $35,167
Median Household Income: $67,311