Qualify for Housing Assistance in Colorado

There are several federal programs that can help you with affordable housing, whether renting or buying. However, these assistance programs all have eligibility guidelines that must be met.

In order to qualify for low-income housing assistance, you will need to complete an application with your local Public Housing Authority. But before you do, check your state's income limits to verify your eligibility. Below are the income requirements for housing assistance in Colorado.


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Boulder, CO
30% of Median$18750$21400$24100$26750$28900$31050$33150$35300
Very Low Income$31200$35650$40100$44550$48100$51700$55250$58800
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500
Colorado Springs, CO
30% of Median$14900$17000$19150$21250$22950$24650$26350$28050
Very Low Income$24800$28300$31850$35400$38250$41050$43900$46750
Low-Income$39650$45300$51000$56650$61200$65700$70250$74800
Teller County, CO
30% of Median$15250$17400$19600$21750$23500$25250$26950$28700
Very Low Income$25400$29000$32650$36250$39150$42050$44950$47850
Low-Income$40600$46400$52200$58000$62650$67300$71900$76550
Denver-Aurora, CO
30% of Median$15950$18250$20500$22800$24600$26450$28250$30100
Very Low Income$26600$30400$34200$38000$41050$44100$47100$50150
Low-Income$42550$48650$54700$60800$65650$70550$75400$80250
Fort Collins-Loveland, CO
30% of Median$15800$18050$20300$22550$24350$26150$27950$29750
Very Low Income$26300$30100$33850$37600$40600$43600$46600$49650
Low-Income$42100$48100$54150$60150$64950$69750$74600$79400
Grand Junction, CO
30% of Median$12000$13700$15450$17150$18500$19900$21250$22650
Very Low Income$20000$22900$25750$28600$30900$33200$35450$37750
Low-Income$32050$36600$41200$45750$49400$53050$56750$60400
Greeley, CO
30% of Median$13500$15450$17350$19300$20850$22400$23950$25500
Very Low Income$22500$25700$28950$32150$34700$37300$39850$42450
Low-Income$36000$41150$46300$51450$55550$59700$63800$67900
Pueblo, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Alamosa County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Archuleta County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Baca County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Bent County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Chaffee County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Cheyenne County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13550$15250$16950$18300$19650$21000$22350
Very Low Income$19800$22600$25450$28250$30500$32750$35050$37300
Low-Income$31650$36150$40700$45200$48800$52450$56050$59650
Conejos County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Costilla County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Crowley County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Custer County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Delta County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Dolores County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Eagle County, CO
30% of Median$18200$20800$23400$26000$28100$30150$32250$34300
Very Low Income$30300$34650$38950$43300$46750$50250$53700$57150
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500
Fremont County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Garfield County, CO
30% of Median$15000$17100$19250$21400$23100$24800$26550$28250
Very Low Income$25000$28550$32150$35700$38550$41400$44250$47100
Low-Income$39950$45700$51400$57100$61650$66250$70800$75350
Grand County, CO
30% of Median$14750$16850$18950$21050$22750$24400$26100$27800
Very Low Income$24550$28100$31600$35100$37900$40700$43500$46350
Low-Income$39300$44900$50550$56150$60650$65150$69650$74100
Gunnison County, CO
30% of Median$13900$15900$17850$19850$21450$23050$24600$26200
Very Low Income$23150$26450$29750$33050$35700$38350$41000$43650
Low-Income$37050$42300$47600$52900$57150$61350$65600$69850
Hinsdale County, CO
30% of Median$12250$14000$15750$17500$18900$20300$21700$23100
Very Low Income$20450$23350$26300$29200$31550$33850$36200$38550
Low-Income$32700$37350$42050$46700$50450$54150$57900$61650
Huerfano County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Jackson County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Kiowa County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Kit Carson County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
La Plata County, CO
30% of Median$13900$15900$17850$19850$21450$23050$24600$26200
Very Low Income$23150$26500$29800$33100$35750$38400$41050$43700
Low-Income$37050$42350$47650$52950$57200$61400$65650$69900
Lake County, CO
30% of Median$12250$14000$15750$17500$18900$20300$21700$23100
Very Low Income$20450$23350$26300$29200$31550$33850$36200$38550
Low-Income$32700$37350$42050$46700$50450$54150$57900$61650
Las Animas County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Lincoln County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Logan County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Mineral County, CO
30% of Median$12250$14000$15750$17500$18900$20300$21700$23100
Very Low Income$20450$23350$26300$29200$31550$33850$36200$38550
Low-Income$32700$37350$42050$46700$50450$54150$57900$61650
Moffat County, CO
30% of Median$12150$13900$15600$17350$18750$20150$21500$22900
Very Low Income$20250$23150$26050$28950$31250$33600$35900$38200
Low-Income$32400$37050$41650$46300$50000$53700$57400$61100
Montezuma County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Montrose County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Morgan County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Otero County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Ouray County, CO
30% of Median$13300$15200$17100$19000$20500$22050$23550$25100
Very Low Income$22150$25300$28500$31650$34200$36700$39250$41800
Low-Income$35450$40500$45600$50650$54700$58750$62800$66850
Phillips County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Pitkin County, CO
30% of Median$20500$23450$26350$29300$31650$34000$36350$38700
Very Low Income$34150$39050$43900$48800$52700$56600$60500$64400
Low-Income$46150$52700$59300$65900$71150$76450$81700$87000
Prowers County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Rio Blanco County, CO
30% of Median$11950$13650$15350$17050$18400$19800$21150$22500
Very Low Income$19900$22700$25550$28400$30650$32950$35200$37500
Low-Income$31800$36350$40900$45450$49100$52700$56350$60000
Rio Grande County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Routt County, CO
30% of Median$16950$19350$21800$24200$26150$28050$30000$31950
Very Low Income$28200$32250$36250$40300$43500$46750$49950$53200
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500
Saguache County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
San Juan County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
San Miguel County, CO
30% of Median$16150$18450$20750$23050$24900$26750$28600$30450
Very Low Income$26900$30700$34550$38400$41450$44550$47600$50700
Low-Income$43000$49150$55300$61450$66350$71300$76200$81100
Sedgwick County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Summit County, CO
30% of Median$17900$20450$23000$25550$27600$29650$31700$33750
Very Low Income$29800$34050$38300$42550$45950$49350$52750$56150
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500
Washington County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Yuma County, CO
30% of Median$11850$13500$15200$16900$18250$19600$20950$22300
Very Low Income$19750$22550$25400$28200$30450$32700$34950$37200
Low-Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550