Housing Authorities in Bristol County, Rhode Island

There are 2 Housing Authorities in Bristol County, Rhode Island, serving a population of 49,028 people in an area of 25 square miles. There is 1 Housing Authority per 24,514 people, and 1 Housing Authority per 12 square miles.

In Rhode Island, Bristol County is ranked 2nd of 5 counties in Housing Authorities per capita, and 1st of 5 counties in Housing Authorities per square mile.

List of Bristol County Housing Authorities

Find Bristol County, Rhode Island housing authorities, departments, and HUD.


Bristol Housing Authority 1014 Hope Street Bristol, RI

Warren Housing Authority 20 Libby Lane Warren, RI

About Bristol County Housing Authorities

Bristol County Housing Authorities are local government agencies established to construct, own, operate, and manage public housing and other forms of subsidized housing for low-income residents in Bristol County, RI. Bristol County ordinances establish Public Housing Authorities, and the local legislative body appoints the Bristol County Housing Board.

You may contact the Housing Authority for questions about:
  • Finding Bristol County low income and affordable housing
  • Section 8 housing applications
  • Bristol County housing lottery and waitlist process
  • US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
  • Federal Housing Act (FHA)

Bristol County Public Housing Statistics

Find Bristol County HUD Housing Programs and Public Housing Programs. Data Source: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R), Picture of Subsidized Households: 2018.

Bristol County HUD Housing Programs
 Bristol CountyRhode Island
Subsidized Units94437,973
Occupied %89.0%93.0%
People Per Unit1.51.7
People Total1,25560,555
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$422$354
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$517$764
Average Months on Wait List1520
Bristol County Public Housing Programs
 Bristol CountyRhode Island
Subsidized Units3469,187
Occupied %100.0%97.0%
People Per Unit1.21.7
People Total39814,879
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$444$350
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$303$536
Average Months on Wait List1517