Westbrook Housing

30 Liza Harmon Drive, Westbrook, ME, 04092
(207) 854-9779



Cumberland County

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About Westbrook Housing

Westbrook Housing provides affordable and market-rate apartments to seniors, low-income families, people with disabilities, individuals, and couples. Our communities offer clean and safe housing to active seniors or those who may need supportive services.including on-site meals and housekeeping help.now or in the future. We also have market rate apartments for individuals and couples.


Mission Statement

The mission of Westbrook Housing is to assist extremely-low to moderate-income families with safe, decent, and affordable housing opportunities as they strive to achieve self-sufficiency and to maintain and improve the quality of their lives.

Program Summary for Westbrook Housing

Westbrook Housing is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Westbrook Housing manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Westbrook Housing administered a total of 175 Section 8 Vouchers. Westbrook Housing currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Westbrook Housing is located at 30 Liza Harmon Drive, Westbrook, ME, 04092 and serves the city of Westbrook. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Westbrook Housing at, (207) 854-9779 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Westbrook Housing compared nationally Large
Last Updated 11/29/2014
Total Numbers of Communities N/A
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 175
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units N/A
Waiting list for the Westbrook Housing is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Cumberland County, ME

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 Cumberland County, ME:

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
  • $25,150
  • $28,750
  • $32,350
  • $35,900
  • $38,800
  • $41,650
  • $44,550
  • $47,400
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $15,100
  • $17,250
  • $20,160
  • $24,300
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $40,250
  • $46,000
  • $51,750
  • $57,450
  • $62,050
  • $66,650
  • $71,250
  • $75,850

2017 Fair Market Rents for Cumberland County, ME

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 Cumberland County, ME:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$755 $851 $1078 $1454 $1579



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Portland Housing Authority Portland Housing Authority Portland ME 1,914 1,008 Open 3.38 Miles Contact
South Portland Housing Authority South Portland Housing Authority South Portland ME 389 346 Open 4.85 Miles Contact
Saco Housing Authority Saco Housing Authority Biddeford ME 34 N/A Open 14.23 Miles Contact
Biddeford Housing Authority Biddeford Housing Authority Bidderford ME 83 70 Open 14.23 Miles Contact
Brunswick Housing Authority Brunswick Housing Authority Brunswick ME N/A N/A Open 25.03 Miles Contact
Sanford Housing Authority Sanford Housing Authority Sanford ME N/A N/A Open 27.05 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Westbrook Housing Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
85
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Cumberland County Quick Facts

Population: 287,797
Persons Per Household: 2.34
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 26.1%
Homeownership Rate: 68.2%
Housing Units: 139,165
Yearly Income Per Person: $32,880
Median Household Income: $57,461