Income Limits for Housing Assistance

data.smcgov.org | Last Updated 6 Jun 2016

This dataset contains income limits per household size for housing assistance in San Mateo County. These limits are established by the County Housing Department, the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the State of California. In order to qualify, your household must not exceed the income limit that corresponds to the family size (number of residents) of your household. Due to reporting changes required by the State of California and HUD, users are strongly encouraged to review notes and documentation for each year's data by downloading the appropriate report from the San Mateo County Housing Department site: http://housing.smcgov.org/income-and-rent-limits

Tags: low income housing, affordable housing, economy

This dataset has the following 10 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
Yearyearcalendar_date
Family Sizefamily_sizenumber
Extremely Low Incomeextremely_low_incomemoney
Very Low Incomevery_low_incomemoney
HOME limit Incomehome_limit_incomemoneyHome Investment Partnerships Program
HERA Special Very Low Incomehera_special_very_low_incomemoneyHousing and Economic Recovery Act
HERA Special Limithera_special_limitmoneyHousing and Economic Recovery Act
Low Incomelow_incomemoney
Median Incomemedian_incomemoney
Moderate Incomemoderate_incomemoney