Holyoke Housing Authority

475 Maple Street, Ste. One, Holyoke, MA, 01040
(413) 539-2220



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About Holyoke Housing Authority



Mission Statement

To ensure the delivery and availability of decent, safe, and sanitary affordable housing as defined in compliance with all applicable federal, state and local statutes and regulations. The Housing Authority is committed to ensuring that each employee of the authority is provided with necessary training and supervision to accomplish their assigned responsibilities and to promote the mission of the Holyoke Housing Authority.

Program Summary for Holyoke Housing Authority

Holyoke 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. Holyoke Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 921 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Holyoke Housing Authority administered a total of 1,416 Section 8 Vouchers. Holyoke Housing Authority currently has low rent units and Section 8 Voucher as its program type. Holyoke Housing Authority is located at 475 Maple Street, Ste. One, Holyoke, MA, 01040 and serves the city of Holyoke. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Holyoke Housing Authority at, (413) 539-2220 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Holyoke Housing Authority compared nationally Large
Last Updated 04/12/2014
Total Numbers of Communities 8
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 1,416
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units 921
Waiting list for the Holyoke Housing Authority is currently Open


2020 Income Limits for Hampden County, MA

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 Hampden County, MA:

Median Income
$77,200
Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $29,900
  • $34,200
  • $38,450
  • $42,700
  • $46,150
  • $49,550
  • $52,950
  • $56,400
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $17,950
  • $20,500
  • $23,050
  • $26,200
  • $30,680
  • $35,160
  • $39,640
  • $44,120
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $47,850
  • $54,650
  • $61,500
  • $68,300
  • $73,800
  • $79,250
  • $84,700
  • $90,200

2017 Fair Market Rents for Hampden County, MA

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 Hampden County, MA:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$701 $844 $1057 $1322 $1568



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Chicopee Housing Authority Chicopee Housing Authority Chicopee MA 393 383 Open 2.2 Miles Contact
Springfield Housing Authority Springfield Housing Authority Springfield MA 2,733 1,809 Open 6.19 Miles Contact
West Springfield Housing Authority West Springfield Housing Authority West Springfield MA 251 N/A Open 6.64 Miles Contact
Northampton Housing Authority Northampton Housing Authority Northampton MA 770 110 Open 8.09 Miles Contact
Westfield Housing Authority Westfield Housing Authority Westfield MA 135 220 Open 8.75 Miles Contact
Ware Housing Authority Ware Housing Authority Ware MA 99 N/A Open 11.89 Miles Contact

Housing Authority

Holyoke Housing Authority Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
  • Low Rent Units
921
Total Subsidized Units for Rental Assistance Availability

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Hampden County Quick Facts

Population: 468,161
Persons Per Household: 2.53
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 39.1%
Homeownership Rate: 61.8%
Housing Units: 191,464
Yearly Income Per Person: $25,817
Median Household Income: $49,094