Greater Metropolitan Area Housing Authority of Rock Island County IL010
  • 621 17th Avenue
  • East Moline, IL 61244-2036
  • Phone: (309) 755-4527
  • Fax: (309) 751-4944
  • TDD: 1 (800) 545-1833 x820

"Working together to provide and maintain quality housing that is safe, secure and affordable."

Smiling Family with Mother, Father, Two Adolescent Children and Small Dog

Section 8 Housing Income Limits & Payment Standards

GMAHA's jurisdiction is Rock Island County except for the cities of Moline and Rock Island. We do not assist in the cities of Moline or Rock Island as they have their own program.

Fiscal Year 2021 Income Limits – By Number of Persons in Household (Effective 04-01-2021)
1 2 3 4
$26,750 $30,550 $34,350 $38,150
5 6 7 8
$41,250 $44,300 $47,350 $50,400
Payment Standards – By Bedroom Size (Effective 03-01-2021)
0 1 2 3 4 5
$568 $688 $862 $1,151 $1,301 $1,496

Rent plus utilities are not to exceed the above amounts for each voucher size. If you do exceed the above amount, you will have to pay the difference. HUD will not allow you to pay more than 40% of your adjusted income on your portion of rent plus utilities.