Boston Housing Authority

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List of Towns Serviced By Boston Housing Authority

By Primary Metropolitan Statistical Area (PMSA)

Revised 12/14/15

 

PMSA

Town/City

PMSA

Town/City

PMSA

Town/City

PMSA

Town/City

2

Abington

1

East Wareham

1

Medfield

1

Salisbury

1

Acton

1

E. Weymouth

1

Medford

1

Saugus

7

Acushnet

4

Easton

1

Medway

1

Scituate

1

Amesbury

1

Essex

1

Melrose

8

Seekonk

5

Andover

1

Everett

3

Mendon

1

Sharon

1

Arlington

7

Fairhaven

5

Merrimac

1

Sherborn

1

Ashland

8

Fall River

5

Methuen

1

Shirley

8

Attleboro

1

Foxborough

2

Middleborough

8

Somerset

2

Avon

1

Framingham

1

Middleton

1

Somerville

1

Ayer

1

Franklin

3

Milford

1

S. Weymouth

1

Bedford

7

Freetown

1

Millis

3

Southborough

1

Bellingham

5

Georgetown

1

Milton

1

Stoneham

1

Belmont

1

Gloucester

1

Nahant

1

Stoughton

9

Berkley

5

Groveland

1

Natick

1

Stow

1

Beverly

2

Halifax

1

Needham

1

Sudbury

6

Billerica

1

Hanover

7

New Bedford

1

Swampscott

3

Bolton

2

Hanson

1

Newbury

8

Swansea

1

Boston

3

Harvard

1

Newburyport

9

Taunton

1

Boxborough

5

Haverhill

1

Newton

6

Tewksbury

5

Boxford

1

Hingham

1

Norfolk

1

Topsfield

5

Bradford

1

Holbrook

5

North Andover

1

Townsend

1

Braintree

1

Holliston

8

North Attleboro

6

Tyngsboro

2

Bridgewater

1

Hopkinton

1

N. Pembroke

1

Wakefield

2

Brockton

1

Hudson

1

North Quincy

1

Walpole

1

Brookline

1

Hull

1

North Reading

1

Waltham

1

Burlington

1

Ipswich

9

Norton

1

Wareham

1

Buzzards Bay

1

Kingston

1

Norwell

1

Watertown

1

Cambridge

2

Lakeville

1

Norwood

1

Wayland

1

Canton

5

Lawrence

1

Onset

1

Wellesley

1

Carlisle

1

Lexington

1

Peabody

1

Wenham

1

Carver

1

Lincoln

1

Pembroke

2

W. Bridgewater

1

Chelsea

1

Littleton

1

Plainville

5

West Newbury

6

Chelsmsford

6

Lowell

1

Plymouth

6

Westford

1

Chestnut Hill

1

Lynn

2

Plympton

1

Weston

1

Cohasset

1

Lynnfield

1

Quincy

8

Westport

1

Concord

1

Malden

1

Randolph

1

Westwood

1

Danvers

1

Manchester by the Sea

4

Raynham

1

Weymouth

7

Dartmouth

1

Manomet

1

Reading

2

Whitman

1

Dedham

9

Mansfield

8

Rehoboth

1

Wilmington

1

Dover

1

Marblehead

1

Revere

1

Winchester

6

Dracut

2

Marion

2

Rochester

1

Winthrop

9

Dighton

1

Marlborough

1

Rockland

1

Woburn

1

Duxbury

1

Marshfield

1

Rockport

1

Wollaston

2

E. Bridgewater

2

Mattapoisett

1

Rowley

1

Wrentham

1

East Walpole

1

Maynard

1

Salem

 

 

 

 

Payment Standard by Bedroom Size, effective 01/01/16

PMSA

SRO

Studio

1

2

3

4

5

6

1

 $871

       $1,161

 $1,387

 $1,723

        $2,139

 $2,362

 $2,717

 $3,071

2

 $688

 $918

 $1,014

 $1,318

 $1,730

 $1,807

 $2,077

 $2,348

3

 $609

 $812

 $950

 $1,202

 $1,628

 $1,843

 $2,119

 $2,395

4

 $783

 $1,045

 $1,071

 $1,434

 $2,090

 $2,173

 $2,499

 $2,824

5

 $640

 $853

 $998

 $1,290

 $1,601

 $1,768

 $2,033

 $2,299

6

 $661

 $882

 $1,056

 $1,334

 $1,655

 $1,845

 $2,121

 $2,399

7

 $476

 $635

 $792

 $950

 $1,179

 $1,302

 $1,497

 $1,692

8

 $540

 $720

 $881

 $1,069

 $1,326

 $1,597

 $1835

 $2,075

9

 $645

 $861

 $920

 $1,181

 $1,486

 $1,639

 $1,884

 $2,130

 

Fair Market Rents by Bedroom Size, effective 12/11/15

PMSA

 SRO

Studio

1

2

3

4

5

6

1

 $792

 $1,056

 $1,261

 $1,567

 $1,945

 $2,148

 $2,470

 $2,792

2

 $626

 $835

 $922

 $1,199

 $1,573

 $1,643

 $1,889

 $2,135

3

 $554

 $739

 $864

 $1,093

 $1,480

 $1,676

 $1,927

 $2,178

4

 $712

 $950

 $974

 $1,304

 $1,900

 $1,976

 $2,272

 $2,568

5

 $582

 $776

 $908

 $1,173

 $1,456

 $1,608

 $1,849

 $2,090

6

 $601

 $802

 $960

 $1,213

 $1,505

 $1,678

 $1,929

 $2,181

7

 $433

 $578

 $920

 $864

 $1,072

 $1,184

 $1,361

 $1,539

8

 $491

 $655

 $801

 $972

 $1,206

 $1,452

 $1,669

 $1,887

9

 $587

 $783

$837

 $1,074

 $1,351

 $1,490

 $1,713

 $1,937