Qualifying For HUD Housing Section 8 Vouchers In Fitchburg, MA

HUD Housing eligibility is determined by the Worcester 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 Fitchburg, Massachusetts.

HUD Designated Metro Area: Income Limits

2022Median Family Income2022 Yearly Income Limit2022 Yearly Income Limit - Person(s) in Family
Income LimitsCategory12345
Worcester County, MA$90,800Very Low Income (50%)$35,100$40,100$45,100$50,100$54,150
Extremely Low Income (30%)$21,050$24,050$27,050$30,050$32,500
Low Income (80%) $56,150$64,150$72,150$80,150$86,600

Worcester County Public Housing Authorities

We have listed all of the housing authorities in Worcester 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 Worcester 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.

Warren MA Housing Authority

95 Winthrope Terrace
Warren, MA - 01083
Worcester County
Website: https://www.warren-ma.gov/housing-authority
Phone Number: (413) 436-7184

Holden Housing Authority

Nine Flagler Drive
Holden, MA - 01520
Worcester County
Website: https://www.holdenma.gov/holden-housing-authority
Phone Number: (508) 829-9182

Southbridge Housing Authority

60 Charlton Street
Southbridge, MA - 01550
Worcester County
Phone Number: (508) 765-5858

Clinton Housing Authority

58 Fitch Road
Clinton, MA - 01510
Worcester County
Website: https://www.clintoncountyhousing.com/
Phone Number: (978) 365-4150

Fitchburg Housing Authority

50 Day Street
Fitchburg, MA - 01420
Worcester County
Website: http://www.fitchburghousing.org/
Phone Number: (978) 343-7025

Milford Housing Authority

45 Birmingham Court
Milford, MA - 01757
Worcester County
Website: http://milfordhousing.org/
Phone Number: (508) 473-9521

Shrewsbury Housing Authority

36 No. Quinsigamond Ave.
Shrewsbury, MA - 01545
Worcester County
Website: https://shrewsburyha.org/
Phone Number: (508) 757-0323

Oxford Housing Authority

23 Wheelock Street
Oxford, MA - 01540
Worcester County
Website: http://www.oxfordhousingauthority.com/Home.aspx
Phone Number: (508) 987-5055

Auburn Housing Authority

200 Oxford Street North
Auburn, MA - 01501
Worcester County
Website: http://auburnmahousing.org/
Phone Number: (508) 832-3852

Gardner Housing Authority

116 Church Street
Gardner, MA - 01440
Worcester County
Website: http://www.gardnerhousing.org/
Phone Number: (978)632-6634

Winchendon Housing Authority

108 Ipswich Drive
Winchendon, MA - 01475
Worcester County
Website: https://www.townofwinchendon.com/winchendon-housing-authority
Phone Number: (978) 297-2280

Webster Housing Authority

10 Golden Heights
Webster, MA - 01570
Worcester County
Website: http://www.websterhousingma.com/Home.aspx
Phone Number: (508) 943-1634

Leominster Housing Authority

100 Main Street
Leominster, MA - 01453
Worcester County
Website: http://leominsterha.com/
Phone Number: (978) 537-2861

Athol Housing Authority

21 Morton Meadows
Athol, MA - 01331
Worcester County
Website: http://www.atholorangehousing.com/
Phone Number: (978) 249-4848

Worcester Housing Authority

40 Belmont Street
Worcester, MA - 01605
Worcester County
Website: http://worcester-housing.com/
Phone Number: (508) 798-4500

HUD Housing Low Income Tax Credit (LIHTC) Properties In Fitchburg, MA

Listed below are the Section 42, LIHTC apartments in Fitchburg, MA. 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 Fitchburg, MA Worcester County

Apartment SizeHUD's Monthly Fair Market Rent For AreaLIHTC Maximum Rent
Studio Apartments$1162Estimated $348.60 - utility allowance
One Bedroom Apartments$1491Estimated $447.30 - utility allowance
Two Bedroom Apartments$1843Estimated $552.90 - utility allowance
Three Bedroom Apartments$2022Estimated $606.60 - utility allowance

Available LIHTC Properties In Fitchburg, MA

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.

Hotel Raymond Apartments

35 Day St
Fitchburg, MA - 01420
Total Apartment Units: 74
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 74
1 Bedroom apartments 60
2 Bedroom apartments 11
3 Bedroom apartments 3
Years In Service Since: 2004

Pratt Street-blossom Court Apartments

Fitchburg, MA - 01420
Total Apartment Units: 22
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 22
1 Bedroom apartments 16
2 Bedroom apartments 6

Blossom Court

37 Blossom St
Fitchburg, MA - 01420
Total Apartment Units: 22
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 22
Years In Service Since: 1992

Anwelt Heritage Apartments

1 Oak Hill Rd
Fitchburg, MA - 01420
Total Apartment Units: 86
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 86
1 Bedroom apartments 64
2 Bedroom apartments 22
Years In Service Since: 2008
Family Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES
Accepts Homeless: YES

Fitchburg Place

16 Prichard St
Fitchburg, MA - 01420
Total Apartment Units: 96
Total Apartment Low Income Apartments: 96
1 Bedroom apartments 96
Years In Service Since: 2012
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES
Accepts Homeless: YES

HUD Housing Section 8 and Multifamily Properties in Fitchburg, MA

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 Worcester County Public Housing Authorities, listed at the top of this page.


1248 Main St
Fitchburg, MA - 1420
Phone: 978-516-4500
Total Apartment Units: 11
Type of Listing: Subsidized, No HUD Financing

Mount Vernon Housing

24 Mount Vernon Street
Fitchburg, MA - 1420
Total Apartment Units: 3
Type of Listing: 202/811

Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program
Occupancy in Section 202 housing is open to any very low-income household comprised of at least one person who is at least 62 years old at the time of initial occupancy.
Section 811 - Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities
The Section 811 program allows persons with disabilities to live as independently as possible in the community by subsidizing rental housing

Meadowbrook Village

115a Crestview Lane
Fitchburg, MA - 1420
Total Apartment Units: 228
Type of Listing: Insured-Subsidized

Hotel Raymond

35 Day St
Fitchburg, MA - 1420
Total Apartment Units: 74
Type of Listing: Insured-Subsidized

Fitchburg Green

370 Water St
Fitchburg, MA - 1420
Phone: 5083428688
Total Apartment Units: 159
Type of Listing: Insured-Subsidized

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 Massachusetts?

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.