Qualify for Housing Assistance in Puerto Rico

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 Puerto Rico.


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Aguadilla-Isabela-San Sebasti·n, PR
30% of Median$4950$5700$6400$7100$7650$8250$8800$9350
Very Low Income$8300$9500$10650$11850$12800$13750$14700$15650
Low-Income$13250$15150$17050$18950$20450$22000$23500$25000
Fajardo, PR
30% of Median$6350$7300$8200$9100$9850$10550$11300$12000
Very Low Income$10600$12100$13650$15150$16350$17550$18800$20000
Low-Income$17000$19400$21850$24250$26200$28150$30050$32000
Guayama, PR
30% of Median$5250$6000$6750$7500$8100$8700$9300$9900
Very Low Income$8750$10000$11250$12500$13500$14500$15500$16500
Low-Income$14000$16000$18000$20000$21600$23200$24800$26400
Mayag¸ez, PR
30% of Median$5650$6450$7250$8050$8700$9350$10000$10650
Very Low Income$9400$10750$12100$13450$14550$15600$16700$17750
Low-Income$15050$17200$19350$21500$23200$24950$26650$28400
Ponce, PR
30% of Median$6100$6950$7850$8700$9400$10100$10800$11500
Very Low Income$10150$11600$13050$14500$15650$16800$18000$19150
Low-Income$16250$18550$20900$23200$25050$26900$28750$30600
San Germ·n-Cabo Rojo, PR
30% of Median$4900$5600$6300$7000$7550$8100$8700$9250
Very Low Income$8200$9350$10550$11700$12650$13550$14500$15450
Low-Income$13100$14950$16850$18700$20200$21700$23200$24700
Arecibo, PR
30% of Median$5750$6600$7400$8200$8900$9550$10200$10850
Very Low Income$9600$10950$12350$13700$14800$15900$17000$18100
Low-Income$15350$17550$19750$21900$23650$25450$27200$28950
Barranquitas-Aibonito-Quebradillas, PR
30% of Median$5200$5900$6650$7400$8000$8600$9200$9750
Very Low Income$8600$9850$11050$12300$13300$14250$15250$16250
Low-Income$13800$15750$17750$19700$21300$22850$24450$26000
Caguas, PR
30% of Median$5800$6600$7450$8250$8900$9550$10250$10900
Very Low Income$9650$11000$12400$13750$14850$15950$17050$18150
Low-Income$15400$17600$19800$22000$23750$25500$27300$29050
San Juan-Guaynabo, PR
30% of Median$6350$7300$8200$9100$9850$10550$11300$12000
Very Low Income$10600$12100$13650$15150$16350$17550$18800$20000
Low-Income$17000$19400$21850$24250$26200$28150$30050$32000
Yauco, PR
30% of Median$5650$6450$7250$8050$8700$9350$10000$10650
Very Low Income$9400$10750$12100$13400$14550$15600$16700$17750
Low-Income$15050$17200$19350$21450$23250$24950$26700$28400
Puerto Rico HNMFA
30% of Median$4850$5550$6250$6950$7500$8050$8600$9150
Very Low Income$8100$9250$10400$11550$12450$13400$14300$15250
Low-Income$12950$14800$16650$18500$20000$21450$22950$24400