Housing Kitsap

345 6th St, Bremerton, WA, 98337
(360)535-6100



Kitsap County

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About Housing Kitsap

The Housing Kitsap is a public body, organized under the Housing Authorities Law of the State of Washington (RCW 35.82.300). The Authority created in 1982, became the first joint city-county housing authority in the state.

The Authority's area of operation includes all of Kitsap County except the City of Bremerton, and has a total population served of approximately 220,000 (excludes the City of Bremerton).

The Board of Commissioners of the Authority is comprised of the three Kitsap County Commissioners and the Mayors (or appointee) of Poulsbo, Bainbridge Island, and Port Orchard.


Mission Statement

Housing Kitsap fosters healthy housing communities by building and preserving safe, decent and affordable housing for our clients, while ensuring fiscal integrity in all programs administered by the Housing Authority.

Program Summary for Housing Kitsap

Housing Kitsap is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Housing Kitsap manages several funded programs and has a total of 136 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Housing Kitsap administered a total of 374 Section 8 Vouchers. Housing Kitsap currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Housing Kitsap is located at 345 6th St, Bremerton, WA, 98337 and serves the city of Bremerton. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Housing Kitsap at, (360)535-6100 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Housing Kitsap compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities 2
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 374
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units 136
Waiting list for the Housing Kitsap is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Kitsap County, WA

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 Kitsap County, WA:

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
  • $27,350
  • $31,250
  • $35,150
  • $39,050
  • $42,200
  • $45,300
  • $48,450
  • $51,550
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $16,450
  • $18,800
  • $21,150
  • $24,300
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $43,750
  • $50,000
  • $56,250
  • $62,500
  • $67,500
  • $72,500
  • $77,500
  • $82,500

2017 Fair Market Rents for Kitsap County, WA

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 Kitsap County, WA:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$659 $803 $1039 $1484 $1738



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Bremerton Housing Authority (BHA) Bremerton Housing Authority (BHA) Bremerton WA 1,798 295 Open 2.37 Miles Contact
Seattle Housing Authority Seattle Housing Authority Seattle WA 10,287 7,037 Open 13.06 Miles Contact
King County Housing Authority (KCHA) King County Housing Authority (KCHA) Seattle WA 9,167 2,397 Open 19.16 Miles Contact
Renton Housing Authority (RHA) Renton Housing Authority (RHA) Renton WA 415 222 Open 21.36 Miles Contact
Tacoma Housing Authority (THA) Tacoma Housing Authority (THA) Tacoma WA 4,114 886 Open 23.09 Miles Contact
Housing Authority of Snohomish County (HASCO) Housing Authority of Snohomish County (HASCO) Everett WA 3,398 210 Open 28.42 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Housing Kitsap Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
136
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Kitsap County Quick Facts

Population: 254,183
Persons Per Household: 2.51
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 18.2%
Homeownership Rate: 67.4%
Housing Units: 108,323
Yearly Income Per Person: $31,769
Median Household Income: $62,413