Qualify for Housing Assistance in Vermont

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 Vermont.


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Burlington-South Burlington, VT
30% of Median$15800$18050$20300$22550$24350$26150$27950$29750
Very Low Income$26300$30050$33800$37550$40550$43550$46550$49550
Low-Income$42050$48100$54100$60100$64900$69700$74500$79350
Addison County, VT
30% of Median$14000$16000$18000$20000$21600$23200$24800$26400
Very Low Income$23300$26650$29950$33300$35950$38650$41300$43950
Low-Income$37300$42650$47950$53300$57550$61850$66100$70350
Bennington County, VT
30% of Median$13050$14900$16800$18650$20150$21650$23150$24600
Very Low Income$21750$24850$27950$31050$33550$36000$38500$41000
Low-Income$34800$39750$44750$49700$53700$57650$61650$65600
Caledonia County, VT
30% of Median$12900$14700$16550$18400$19850$21350$22800$24300
Very Low Income$21500$24550$27650$30700$33150$35600$38050$40500
Low-Income$34350$39300$44200$49100$53050$56950$60900$64800
Essex County, VT
30% of Median$12900$14700$16550$18400$19850$21350$22800$24300
Very Low Income$21500$24550$27650$30700$33150$35600$38050$40500
Low-Income$34350$39300$44200$49100$53050$56950$60900$64800
Lamoille County, VT
30% of Median$12900$14700$16550$18400$19850$21350$22800$24300
Very Low Income$21500$24550$27650$30700$33150$35600$38050$40500
Low-Income$34350$39300$44200$49100$53050$56950$60900$64800
Orange County, VT
30% of Median$12950$14800$16650$18500$20000$21450$22950$24400
Very Low Income$21550$24650$27700$30800$33250$35750$38200$40650
Low-Income$34500$39450$44350$49300$53250$57200$61150$65100
Orleans County, VT
30% of Median$12900$14700$16550$18400$19850$21350$22800$24300
Very Low Income$21500$24550$27650$30700$33150$35600$38050$40500
Low-Income$34350$39300$44200$49100$53050$56950$60900$64800
Rutland County, VT
30% of Median$12900$14700$16550$18400$19850$21350$22800$24300
Very Low Income$21500$24550$27650$30700$33150$35600$38050$40500
Low-Income$34350$39300$44200$49100$53050$56950$60900$64800
Washington County, VT
30% of Median$14250$16300$18300$20350$22000$23600$25250$26850
Very Low Income$23750$27150$30550$33950$36650$39400$42100$44800
Low-Income$38000$43450$48850$54300$58650$63000$67350$71700
Windham County, VT
30% of Median$13000$14850$16700$18550$20050$21500$23000$24500
Very Low Income$21650$24700$27800$30900$33350$35850$38300$40800
Low-Income$34600$39550$44500$49450$53400$57350$61300$65250
Windsor County, VT
30% of Median$13450$15350$17300$19200$20750$22250$23800$25350
Very Low Income$22400$25600$28800$32000$34550$37100$39700$42250
Low-Income$35850$40950$46100$51200$55300$59400$63500$67600