Qualify for Housing Assistance in New Hampshire

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 New Hampshire.


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Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
30% of Median$18950$21650$24350$27050$29200$31400$33550$35700
Very Low Income$31550$36100$40600$45100$48700$52300$55900$59550
Low-Income$46300$52950$59550$66150$71450$76750$82050$87350
Lawrence, MA-NH
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
Portsmouth-Rochester, NH
30% of Median$16800$19200$21600$24000$25900$27850$29750$31700
Very Low Income$28000$32000$36000$40000$43200$46400$49600$52800
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500
Western Rockingham County, NH
30% of Median$20000$22850$25700$28550$30850$33100$35400$37700
Very Low Income$33300$38100$42850$47600$51400$55200$59000$62850
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500
Hillsborough County, NH (part)
30% of Median$16150$18500$20800$23100$24950$26800$28650$30500
Very Low Income$26950$30800$34650$38500$41600$44650$47750$50800
Low-Income$43100$49300$55450$61600$66550$71450$76400$81300
Manchester, NH
30% of Median$16150$18450$20750$23050$24900$26750$28600$30450
Very Low Income$26900$30750$34600$38450$41550$44600$47700$50750
Low-Income$43050$49200$55350$61500$66400$71350$76250$81200
Nashua, NH
30% of Median$18900$21600$24300$27000$29150$31300$33500$35650
Very Low Income$31500$36000$40500$45000$48600$52200$55800$59400
Low-Income$44800$51200$57600$64000$69100$74250$79350$84500
Belknap County, NH
30% of Median$14400$16500$18550$20600$22250$23900$25550$27200
Very Low Income$24050$27500$30900$34350$37100$39850$42600$45350
Low-Income$38450$43950$49450$54950$59350$63750$68150$72550
Carroll County, NH
30% of Median$14400$16500$18550$20600$22250$23900$25550$27200
Very Low Income$24050$27500$30900$34350$37100$39850$42600$45350
Low-Income$38450$43950$49450$54950$59350$63750$68150$72550
Cheshire County, NH
30% of Median$14400$16500$18550$20600$22250$23900$25550$27200
Very Low Income$24050$27500$30900$34350$37100$39850$42600$45350
Low-Income$38450$43950$49450$54950$59350$63750$68150$72550
Coos County, NH
30% of Median$14400$16500$18550$20600$22250$23900$25550$27200
Very Low Income$24050$27500$30900$34350$37100$39850$42600$45350
Low-Income$38450$43950$49450$54950$59350$63750$68150$72550
Grafton County, NH
30% of Median$14550$16600$18700$20750$22400$24050$25750$27400
Very Low Income$24200$27650$31100$34550$37300$40100$42850$45600
Low-Income$38700$44250$49750$55300$59700$64150$68550$73000
Merrimack County, NH
30% of Median$15700$17950$20200$22450$24250$26050$27850$29650
Very Low Income$26200$29950$33700$37450$40450$43450$46450$49450
Low-Income$41950$47900$53900$59900$64700$69500$74300$79050
Sullivan County, NH
30% of Median$14400$16500$18550$20600$22250$23900$25550$27200
Very Low Income$24050$27500$30900$34350$37100$39850$42600$45350
Low-Income$38450$43950$49450$54950$59350$63750$68150$72550