Qualifying For HUD Housing Section 8 Vouchers In Morristown, NJ

HUD Housing eligibility is determined by the Morris 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 2023 in Morristown, NJ.

HUD Designated Metro Area: Income Limits

2023Median Family Income2022 Yearly Income Limit2022 Yearly Income Limit - Person(s) in Family
Income LimitsCategory12345
Morris County, NJ$124,300Very Low Income (50%)$54,850$60,900$65,800$70,650$75,550
Extremely Low Income (30%)$32,900$36,550$39,500$42,400$45,420
Low Income (80%) $85,200$94,650$102,250$109,800$117,400

Morris County Public Housing Authorities

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

Morris County Housing Authority

99 Ketch Rd
Morristown, NJ - 07960
Morris County
Phone Number: 973-540-0389

Housing Authority of the Borough of Madison

24 Central Avenue
Madison, NJ - 07940
Morris County
Website: http://www.rosenet.org/gov/housing-authority
Phone Number: (973)377-0258

Boonton Housing Authority

125 Chestnut Street
Boonton, NJ - 07005
Morris County
Website: http://www.boontonhousing.org/
Phone Number: (973) 335-0846
Fax Number: (973) 335-0955

HUD Housing Low Income Tax Credit (LIHTC) Properties In Morristown, NJ

Listed below are the Section 42, LIHTC apartments in Morristown, NJ. 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 utility 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 Morristown, NJ Morris County

Apartment SizeHUD's Monthly Fair Market Rent For AreaLIHTC Maximum Rent
Studio Apartments$1223Estimated $366.90 - utility allowance
One Bedroom Apartments$1479Estimated $443.70 - utility allowance
Two Bedroom Apartments$1887Estimated $566.10 - utility allowance
Three Bedroom Apartments$2249Estimated $674.70 - utility allowance

Available LIHTC Properties In Morristown, NJ

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.

Litc#06917 Abbett Avenue Apartments

38 Abbett Ave # 42
Morristown, NJ - 07960
Total Apartment Units: 12
Years In Service Since: 2008
Family Apartments: YES
Senior Apartments: YES
Disabled Apartments: YES

HUD Housing Section 8 and Multifamily Properties in Morristown, NJ

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

Morris Mews

103 Ketch St
Morristown, NJ - 7960
Total Apartment Units: 100
Type of Listing: Subsidized, No HUD Financing

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 NJ?

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.