Qualify for Housing Assistance in Connecticut

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 Connecticut.


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Bridgeport, CT
30% of Median$17800$20350$22900$25450$27500$29500$31550$33600
Very Low Income$29700$33900$38150$42400$45800$49200$52600$55950
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500
Danbury, CT
30% of Median$22500$25700$28950$32150$34700$37300$39850$42450
Very Low Income$37500$42850$48200$53550$57850$62100$66400$70700
Low-Income$49100$56100$63150$70150$75750$81350$87000$92600
Stamford-Norwalk, CT
30% of Median$25700$29350$33050$36700$39650$42550$45500$48450
Very Low Income$42800$48900$55050$61150$66050$70950$75850$80700
Low-Income$55600$63550$71500$79450$85800$92150$98500$104850
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
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
Southern Middlesex County, CT
30% of Median$20300$23200$26100$29000$31300$33650$35950$38300
Very Low Income$33850$38700$43500$48350$52200$56100$59950$63800
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500
Milford-Ansonia-Seymour, CT
30% of Median$18000$20550$23150$25700$27750$29800$31850$33900
Very Low Income$30000$34300$38550$42850$46300$49700$53150$56550
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500
New Haven-Meriden, CT
30% of Median$16850$19300$21700$24100$26050$27950$29900$31800
Very Low Income$28100$32100$36150$40150$43350$46550$49800$53000
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500
Waterbury, CT
30% of Median$16850$19300$21700$24100$26050$27950$29900$31800
Very Low Income$28100$32100$36150$40150$43350$46550$49800$53000
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500
Colchester-Lebanon, CT
30% of Median$19200$21900$24650$27400$29600$31800$34000$36150
Very Low Income$32000$36550$41150$45700$49350$53000$56650$60300
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500
Norwich-New London, CT
30% of Median$16900$19300$21750$24150$26100$28000$29950$31900
Very Low Income$28200$32200$36250$40250$43450$46700$49900$53150
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500
Litchfield County, CT
30% of Median$18200$20800$23400$26000$28100$30150$32250$34300
Very Low Income$30350$34700$39000$43350$46800$50300$53750$57200
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500
Windham County, CT
30% of Median$16850$19300$21700$24100$26050$27950$29900$31800
Very Low Income$28100$32100$36150$40150$43350$46550$49800$53000
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500