Housing Authorities in Kent County, Rhode Island

There are 5 Housing Authorities in Kent County, Rhode Island, serving a population of 164,012 people in an area of 169 square miles. There is 1 Housing Authority per 32,802 people, and 1 Housing Authority per 33 square miles.

In Rhode Island, Kent County is ranked 3rd of 5 counties in Housing Authorities per capita, and 3rd of 5 counties in Housing Authorities per square mile.

List of Kent County Housing Authorities

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


Coventry Housing Authority 14 Manchester Cir Coventry, RI

Coventry Housing Authority 30 Mulhearn Drive Coventry, RI

East Greenwich Housing Authority 146 1st Avenue East Greenwich, RI

Warwick Housing Authority 1035 West Shore Road Warwick, RI

West Warwick Housing Authority 62 Roberts Street West Warwick, RI

About Kent County Housing Authorities

Kent 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 Kent County, RI. Kent County ordinances establish Public Housing Authorities, and the local legislative body appoints the Kent County Housing Board.

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

Kent County Public Housing Statistics

Find Kent County HUD Housing Programs, Public Housing Programs, and Section 8 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.

Kent County HUD Housing Programs
 Kent CountyRhode Island
Subsidized Units4,44237,973
Occupied %91.0%93.0%
People Per Unit1.41.7
People Total5,49860,555
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$374$354
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$694$764
Average Months on Wait List2120
Kent County Public Housing Programs
 Kent CountyRhode Island
Subsidized Units9909,187
Occupied %98.0%97.0%
People Per Unit1.21.7
People Total1,13114,879
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$374$350
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$362$536
Average Months on Wait List2117
Kent County Section 8 Housing Programs
 Kent CountyRhode Island
Subsidized Units2,12315,897
Occupied %97.0%97.0%
People Per Unit1.21.4
People Total2,47422,017
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$372$336
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$845$929