Do I Qualify for Public Housing?

An applicant’s income must not exceed the income limits established by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Income limits (by family size) are set at 80% (low income), 50% (very low) and 30% (extremely low) of the median income for the county or metropolitan area.

2018 Income Limits

Based on 2018 Fort Worth/Arlington Median Income: $75,200

Category

Number of Family Members

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

30%

$15,810 $18,060 $20,310 $22,560 $24,390 $26,190 $27,990 $29,790

50%

$26,350 $30,100 $33,850 $37,600 $40,650 $43,650 $46,650 $49,650

80%

$42,160 $48,160 $54,160 $60,160 $65,040 $69,840 $74,640 $79,440

Preferences

  • Displaced
  • Working families
  • Nursing facility
  • Homeless families with children enrolled in FWISD