Income Limits

Chicago Low-Income Housing Trust Fund assists residents living in poverty, meaning their incomes do not exceed 30 percent of the area median income (AMI). Presently, those limits are as follows.

Maximum Income Limits 2019

Household

Size

0-15%

Area Median Income

16-30%

Area Median Income

1 $9,360 $18,750
2 $10,695 $21,400
3 $12,030 $24,100
4 $13,365 $26,750
5 $14,445 $28,900
6 $15,510 $31,050
7 $16,575 $33,200
8 $17,655 $35,350
9 $18,720 $37,450
10 $19,785 $39,590

Income limits are based on the Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL HUD Metro FMR Area (HMFA) median family income as adjusted by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and as published by the City of Chicago.   Income limits are effective until superseded.

Effective:   April 24, 2019