HUD is required by law to set income limits that the Housing Authority must use to determine the eligibility of applicants for HUDís assisted housing programs, including the Public Housing program. The income limits are published annually and are based on HUD estimates of median family income in a particular area or county, with adjustments for family size. 

Listed below are the 2017 limits:

Family of 1 $32,100

Family of 2 $36,700

Family of 3 $41,300

Family of 4 $45,850

Family of 5 $49,550

Family of 6 $53,200

Family of 7 $56,900

Family of 8 $60,550