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Housing and urban development income limits

Housing and urban development income limits

Learn the income limits to qualify for certain federal housing programs.

Income limits are based on household size and a percentage of the annual average income for that area. You might be able to get housing help if you’re below a certain percentage of the area median income.

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Neighborhood Development
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United States

Community Development Block Grant

(Effective June 6, 2016; 80 percent of area median income)

Household Amount

One-person household

$51,150

Two-person household

$58,450

Three-person Household

$65,750

Four-person household

$73,050

Five-person household

$78,900

Six-person household

$84,750

Seven-person household

$90,600

Eight-person household

$96,450

80 percent of median area income

(Effective March 28, 2016; differs from Community Development Block Grant)

Household Amount

One-person household

$54,950

Two-person household

$62,800

Three-person household

$70,650

Four-person household

$78,500

Five-person household

$84,750

Six-person household

$91,050

Seven-person household

$97,300

Eight-person household

$103,600

100 percent of median area income

(Effective March 28, 2016)

Household Amount

One-person household

$68,650

Two-person household

$78,500

Three-person household

$88,300

Four-person household

$98,100

Five-person household

$105,950

Six-person household

$113,800

Seven-person household

$121,650

Eight-person household

$129,500

120 percent of area median income

Household

Amount

One-person household

$82,400

Two-person household

$94,200

Three-person household

$105,950

Four-person household

$117,700

Five-person household

$127,150

Six-person household

$136,550

Seven-person household

$145,950

Eight-person household

$155,400

135 percent of area median income

Household

Amount

One-person household

$92,678

Two-person household

$105,975

Three-person household

$119,205

Four-person household

$132,435

Five-person household

$143,033

Six-person household

$153,630

Seven-person household

$164,228

Eight-person household

$174,825