Housing Assistance Program Income Limits

The Housing Assistance Program assists COVID-impacted households up to 80% Area Median Income (AMI), however, prioritization of assistance is given to applicants based on the following factors:

  • Area median income of 50% or less
  • One or more individuals in the household have not been employed for the last 90 days
  • Date and time application received

The below income limits are listed by county and number of persons in the household. Other qualifications apply. Please review the full rental assistance application for details.

50% AMI. Effective 5/11/2021

NUMBER OF PERSONS IN FAMILY
county 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
CARSON CITY 27,650 31,600 35,550 39,450 42,650 45,800 48,950 52,100
CHURCHILL 27,550 31,500 35,450 39,350 42,500 45,650 48,800 51,950
DOUGLAS 27,700 31,650 35,600 39,550 42,750 45,900 49,050 52,250
ELKO 31,950 36,500 41,050 45,600 49,250 52,900 56,550 60,200
ESMERALDA 27,550 31,500 35,450 39,350 42,500 45,650 48,800 51,950
EUREKA 38,250 43,700 49,150 54,600 59,000 63.350 67,750 72,100
HUMBOLDT 29,300 33,450 37,650 41,800 45,150 48,500 51,850 55,200
LANDER 35,650 40,750 45,850 50,900 55,000 59,050 63,150 67,200
LINCOLN 27,550 31,500 35,450 39,350 42,500 45,650 48,800 51,950
LYON 27,550 31,500 35,450 39,350 42,500 45,650 48,800 51,950
MINERAL 27,550 31,500 35,450 39,350 42,500 45,650 48,800 51,950
NYE 27,550 31,500 35,450 39,350 42,500 45,650 48,800 51,950
PERSHING 27,550 31,500 35,450 39,350 42,500 45,650 48,800 51,950
STOREY 29,250 33,400 37,600 41,750 45,100 48,450 51,800 55,150
WHITE PINE 27,550 31,500 35,450 39,350 42,500 45,650 48,800 51,950

80% AMI. Effective 5/11/2021

  NUMBER OF PERSONS IN FAMILY
county 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
CARSON CITY 44,200 50,500 56,800 63,100 68,150 73,200 78,250 83,300
CHURCHILL 44,100 50,400 56,700 62,950 68,000 73,050 78,100 83,100
DOUGLAS 44,350 50,650 57,000 63,300 68,400 73,450 78,500 83,600
ELKO 51,100 58,400 65,700 72,950 78,800 84,650 90,500 96,300
ESMERALDA 44,100 50,400 56,700 62,950 68,000 73,050 78,100 83,100
EUREKA 55,950 63,950 71,950 79,900 86,300 92,700 99,100 105,500
HUMBOLDT 46,850 53,550 60,250 66,900 72,300 77,650 83,000 88,350
LANDER 55,950 63,950 71,950 79,900 86,300 92,700 99,100 105,500
LINCOLN 44,100 50,400 56,700 62,950 68,000 73,050 78,100 83,100
LYON 44,100 50,400 56,700 62,950 68,000 73,050 78,100 83,100
MINERAL 44,100 50,400 56,700 62,950 68,000 73,050 78,100 83,100
NYE 44,100 50,400 56,700 62,950 68,00 73,050 78,100 83,100
PERSHING 42,000 48,000 54,000 60,000 64,800 69,600 74,400 79,200
STOREY 46,800 53,450 60,150 66,800 72,150 77,500 82,850 88,200
WHITE PINE 44,100 50,400 56,700 62,950 68,000 73,050 78,100 83,100