Qualifying For HUD Housing Section 8 Vouchers In West Haven, CT

HUD Housing eligibility is determined by the New Haven County Public Housing Authority.

Income may not exceed 50% of the median income from the table below. The Housing Authority must provide 75 percent of vouchers to those whose income does not exceed 30% of the median income listed below.

HUD Income Limits 2022 in West Haven, Connecticut.

HUD Designated Metro Area: Income Limits

2022Median Family Income2022 Yearly Income Limit2022 Yearly Income Limit - Person(s) in Family
Income LimitsCategory12345
New Haven County, CT$99,700Very Low Income (50%)$39,450$45,050$50,700$56,300$60,850
Extremely Low Income (30%)$23,700$27,050$30,450$33,800$36,550
Low Income (80%) $62,600$71,550$80,500$89,400$96,600

New Haven County Public Housing Authorities

We have listed all of the housing authorities in New Haven County. Using the chart above, if you qualify as low income (Very Low Income OR Extremely Low Income), we recommend that you visit your local housing authority. They should be your first stop for housing and rental assistance programs.
1. To get on the waiting list for Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8), visit the links provided below to the closest New Haven County housing authority to your city in your city.
2. You can also visit the Housing Authority for other low income housing programs with rent assistance.

Naugatuck Housing Authority

16 Ida Street
Naugatuck, CT - 06770
New Haven County
Phone Number: (203)729-8214

Ansonia Ct Housing Authority

36 Main Street
Ansonia, CT - 06401
New Haven County
Website: http://www.ansoniahousing.com/
Phone Number: (203) 736-8888

New Haven Housing Authority - Elm City Communities

360 Orange Street
New Haven, CT - 06511
New Haven County
Website: http://www.elmcitycommunities.com/
Phone Number: (203)498-8800

West Haven Housing Authority

15 Glade Street
West Haven, CT - 06516
New Haven County
Website: https://www.cityofwesthaven.com/165/Housing-Authority
Phone Number: (203)934-8671

Waterbury Housing Authority

2 Lakewood Road
Waterbury, CT - 06704
New Haven County
Website: http://wtbyha.com/
Phone Number: (203)596-2640

Wallingford Housing Authority

45 Tremper Drive
Wallingford, CT - 06492
New Haven County
Website: https://www.wallingford.ct.us/government/agencies/housing-authority/
Phone Number: (203)269-5173

Seymour CT Housing Authority

32 Smith Street
Seymour, CT - 06483
New Haven County
Website: http://www.seymourhousing.org/
Phone Number: (203)888-4579

HUD Housing Low Income Tax Credit (LIHTC) Properties In West Haven, CT

Listed below are the Section 42, LIHTC apartments in West Haven, CT. LIHTC apartment rents are not based on the tenants income. Income credit set aside brackets are selected during the apartment credit applications are used to determine the apartment rents.

The rents are based upon the Area Medium Income (AMI) and tenant based utilty allowances. At least 20% of these apartments (listed below), must provide these low rates for low-income tenants.

LIHTC Maximum Rents

The maximum allowable rents are equal to 30% of the Area Medium Income (AMI), less the utility allowances.

HUD Fair Market Rents for West Haven, CT New Haven County

Apartment SizeHUD's Monthly Fair Market Rent For AreaLIHTC Maximum Rent
Studio Apartments$1186Estimated $355.80 - utility allowance
One Bedroom Apartments$1447Estimated $434.10 - utility allowance
Two Bedroom Apartments$1789Estimated $536.70 - utility allowance
Three Bedroom Apartments$1995Estimated $598.50 - utility allowance


Available LIHTC Properties In West Haven, CT

Using the table above you can estimate what you would be paying by checking the LIHTC Maximum Rent section.

Contact these properties for openings and wait lists and price lists.

Springhaven Lp

15 Ridge Ct E
West Haven, CT - 06516
Total Apartment Units: 180
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 180
1 Bedroom apartments 72
2 Bedroom apartments 108

Meadow Landing I

397 Meadowbrook Ct
West Haven, CT - 06516
Total Apartment Units: 230
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 230
2 Bedroom apartments 188
3 Bedroom apartments 42
Years In Service Since: 1999

Rolling Ridge Apartments

16 Ridge Ct W
West Haven, CT - 06516
Total Apartment Units: 180
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 180
1 Bedroom apartments 72
2 Bedroom apartments 108
Years In Service Since: 2000


HUD Housing Section 8 and Multifamily Properties in West Haven, CT

The US Department of Housing and Urban Development provides active listings of Section 8 and Multifamily apartments. We have listed them below for you to contact. Check with them to see if they have current availabilities and/or waiting lists. With Section 8 properties, you will need a voucher. Contact the New Haven County Public Housing Authorities, listed at the top of this page.



About our Data

Our data is collected from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development data along with computations based on their rules on apartments/housing.

How does HUD housing work in Connecticut?

You must qualify for the HUD apartments in the area you are searching. Then, you need to apply directly at the location or through the Public Housing Authority.