San Mateo County Housing Authority

264 Harbor Blvd., Bldg. A, Belmont, CA, 94002
(650) 802-3300



San Mateo County

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About San Mateo County Housing Authority

The Housing Authority of the County of San Mateo (HACSM) was created in March 1941 State Health and Safety Code to provide housing assistance to low and very low income families. The County Board of Supervisors, in a spearate legal capacity, serves as the Housing Authority's Board of Commissioners. Funding for the Housing Authority is entirely provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and rental income from tenants in its two housing developments.


Mission Statement

The Department of Housing serves as a catalyst for increasing access to affordable rental housing, increasing the supply of workforce housing, and supporting related community development so that housing exists for people of all income levels in San Mateo County.

Program Summary for San Mateo County Housing Authority

San Mateo County 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. San Mateo County Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. San Mateo County Housing Authority administered a total of 187 Section 8 Vouchers. San Mateo County Housing Authority currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. San Mateo County Housing Authority is located at 264 Harbor Blvd., Bldg. A, Belmont, CA, 94002 and serves the city of Belmont. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact San Mateo County Housing Authority at, (650) 802-3300 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of San Mateo County Housing Authority compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities 1
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 187
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units 60
Waiting list for the San Mateo County Housing Authority is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for San Mateo County, CA

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 San Mateo County, CA:

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
  • $43,050
  • $49,200
  • $55,350
  • $61,500
  • $66,450
  • $71,350
  • $76,300
  • $81,200
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $25,850
  • $29,550
  • $33,250
  • $36,900
  • $39,900
  • $42,850
  • $45,800
  • $48,750
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $68,950
  • $78,800
  • $88,650
  • $98,500
  • $106,400
  • $114,300
  • $122,150
  • $130,050

2017 Fair Market Rents for San Mateo County, CA

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 San Mateo County, CA:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$1915 $2411 $3018 $3927 $4829



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Housing Authority of the County of Alameda Housing Authority of the County of Alameda Hayward CA 675 468 Closed 14.31 Miles Contact
San Francisco Housing Authority San Francisco Housing Authority San Francisco CA 8,886 6,553 Open 15.94 Miles Contact
Housing Authority of the City of Alameda Housing Authority of the City of Alameda Alameda CA 1,845 N/A Open 17.9 Miles Contact
South San Francisco Housing Authority South San Francisco Housing Authority South San Francisco CA N/A N/A Open 18.35 Miles Contact
Oakland Housing Authority Oakland Housing Authority Oakland CA 13,380 2,121 Open 19.61 Miles Contact
Dublin Housing Division Dublin Housing Division Dublin CA N/A N/A Open 23.01 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

San Mateo County Housing Authority Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
179
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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San Mateo County Quick Facts

Population: 758,581
Persons Per Household: 2.79
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 33.2%
Homeownership Rate: 59.4%
Housing Units: 272,149
Yearly Income Per Person: $45,732
Median Household Income: $88,202