Income Limits

Each year, HUD publishes .income limits. for each geographical area. Income limits are based on family size and the median income in that area. When applying for housing assistance, the household income for the number of people in the household must be at or below the income limits for that household size in that geographical area.

Here is a sample table for Income Limits for New York, New York:

 

FY 2016 Income Limits Summary

 

Median Income
$109,000
Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $38,150
  • $43,600
  • $49,050
  • $54,500
  • $58,900
  • $63,250
  • $67,600
  • $71,950
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $22,900
  • $26,200
  • $29,450
  • $32,700
  • $35,350
  • $37,950
  • $40,550
  • $43,200
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $55,800
  • $63,750
  • $71,700
  • $79,650
  • $86,050
  • $92,400
  • $98,800
  • $105,150

 

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