Qualify for Housing Assistance in Hawaii

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 Hawaii.


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Honolulu, HI
30% of Median$20000$22850$25700$28550$30850$33100$35400$37700
Very Low Income$33300$38050$42800$47550$51350$55150$58950$62750
Low-Income$53250$60900$68500$76100$82200$88300$94350$100450
Hawaii County, HI
30% of Median$14200$16200$18250$20250$21850$23500$25100$26750
Very Low Income$23650$27000$30400$33750$36450$39150$41850$44550
Low-Income$37800$43200$48600$54000$58300$62650$66950$71300
Kalawao County, HI
30% of Median$15350$17500$19700$21900$23650$25400$27150$28900
Very Low Income$25550$29200$32850$36500$39400$42350$45250$48200
Low-Income$40900$46700$52550$58400$63050$67750$72400$77100
Kauai County, HI
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
Maui County, HI
30% of Median$17900$20500$23050$25600$27650$29700$31750$33800
Very Low Income$29900$34150$38450$42700$46100$49550$52950$56350
Low-Income$47800$54650$61450$68300$73750$79250$84700$90150