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Date

Winter 12-1971

Description

An example of HUD Section 235 housing in South Providence. The HUD Section 235 program was developed to aid lower income families by use of mortgage subsidy payments. The neighborhood has traditionally been home to low-income families and immigrant populations. As of 1990, median income in the area was $18,887, with 30.1% of families living below the poverty level.

Notes

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lower_South_Providence,_Providence,_Rhode_Island

http://findamortgage.com/online.resource/hud.section.235.assistance.program.asp

Subject Headings

Housing -- Low-income Housing -- Rhode Island -- Providence;

Country Name

United States

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Providence

Keywords

Providence; Rhode Island; low-income housing; poor;

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