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To be eligible for Public Housing applicants must:

  • Earn 80 percent of area median income or less as a household to qualify
  • Pay 30 percent of their household's monthly income for rent and utilities
  • Meet screening criteria and have acceptable rental and criminal histories
  • Are citizens or have eligible immigration status at the time of admission to the program


To be eligible for Senior and Multi-family Housing applicants must:

  • Earn 80 percent of area median income or less as a household to qualify
  • Pay affordable rents based on income
  • Be at least 62 years old and disabled, if they are the head of household or spouse
  • Meet screening criteria and have acceptable rental and criminal histories