Troy Housing Authority (THA)

1 Eddy`s Lane, Troy, NY, 12180
(518)272-3211



Rensselaer County

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About Troy Housing Authority (THA)

Since 1944, the Troy Housing Authority has been providing decent, safe and affordable housing to individuals and families of low and fixed incomes as they strive for self-sufficiency. All operations are regulated and evaluated by the U.S. Department Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Presently, the Troy Housing Authority manages 1,273 units of Low Income Public Housing, 791 Tenant-based Housing Choice Vouchers and 134 Project-based Housing Choice Vouchers. The Troy Housing Authority also functions as the managing partner for Kennedy Senior Housing Associates, owner and operator of Kennedy Towers, a 135 apartment Low Income Housing Tax Credit property.


Program Summary for Troy Housing Authority (THA)

Troy Housing Authority (THA) is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Troy Housing Authority (THA) manages several funded programs and has a total of 500 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Troy Housing Authority (THA) administered a total of 1,344 Section 8 Vouchers. Troy Housing Authority (THA) currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Troy Housing Authority (THA) is located at 1 Eddy`s Lane, Troy, NY, 12180 and serves the city of Troy. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Troy Housing Authority (THA) at, (518)272-3211 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Troy Housing Authority (THA) compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities 4
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 1,344
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units 500
Waiting list for the Troy Housing Authority (THA) is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Albany County, NY

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 Albany County, NY:

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
  • $28,700
  • $32,800
  • $36,900
  • $41,000
  • $44,300
  • $47,600
  • $50,850
  • $54,150
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $17,250
  • $19,700
  • $22,150
  • $24,600
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $45,950
  • $52,500
  • $59,050
  • $65,600
  • $70,850
  • $76,100
  • $81,350
  • $86,600

2017 Fair Market Rents for Albany County, NY

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 Albany County, NY:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$690 $817 $1006 $1259 $1387



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Village of Green Island Housing & Section 8 Village of Green Island Housing & Section 8 Green Island NY 46 N/A Open 1.02 Miles Contact
Watervliet Housing Authority Watervliet Housing Authority Watervliet NY 215 307 Open 1.74 Miles Contact
Cohoes Housing Authority Cohoes Housing Authority Cohoes NY N/A N/A Open 3.28 Miles Contact
NYS Housing Trust Fund Corporation NYS Housing Trust Fund Corporation Albany NY 46,381 N/A Open 7.17 Miles Contact
New York State Health Facilities Association (NYSHFA) New York State Health Facilities Association (NYSHFA) Albany, NY 316 N/A Open 7.85 Miles Contact
Albany Housing Authority Albany Housing Authority Albany NY 68 20 Open 8.47 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Troy Housing Authority (THA) Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
1,264
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Albany County Quick Facts

Population: 308,171
Persons Per Household: 2.35
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 43%
Homeownership Rate: 59.3%
Housing Units: 137,608
Yearly Income Per Person: $32,328
Median Household Income: $59,394