About the WHA

Wilmington Housing Authority has been established in accordance with Massachusetts General Law Chapter 121B.  Our primary purpose is to provide decent, safe, and sanitary housing to families, and elderly [and/or disabled persons] of low income at rentals which they can afford until such time as there is no longer a need.  (See MGL, c. 121B, S. 3) Wilmington Housing Authority will operate in compliance with all applicable state and federal laws and regulations to carry out the spirit and intent of the Massachusetts Housing Act  (MGL, c.121B), and the 1937 Federal Housing Act insofar as they shall apply.

Our Properties

Deming Way

WHA Main Office 41 Deming Way Wilmington, MA 01887 40 Units low income elderly and nonelderly handicapped. A 667-1 State Housing Property.

Deming Way
Deming Way Ext

Deming Way Extension

Deming Way Extension Wilmington, MA 01887 29 Units. A 667-2 State Housing Property.

705 Family Housing Program

Consists of thirteen, three bedroom single family homes located in various areas around town.

705 Program

Wilmington Housing Authority’s Mission Statement:


  •  Create an environment which enables residents to live responsibly and with dignity.
  • Support residents in their efforts to achieve self-sufficiency.
  • Ensure that the facilities owned and managed by the Wilmington Housing Authority are marketable in the community and are appealing to residents.
  • Honor public commitments in a fiscally and ethically responsible manner.
  • Establish performance goals that meet or exceed industry standards and that optimize the use of available resources to achieve our performance objectives.
  • Assist the town, state and national governments in identifying and addressing housing needs.

Housing Applications

The following files can be downloaded in PDF format. Please install a PDF viewer prior to downloading. Adobe Reader may be obtained from the link below: Adobe Reader Free Download * As of today, family housing waiting lists are CLOSED to standard applicants.

The net household income limits for state-aided family housing are:

1 Person
2 People
3 People
4 People
5 People
6 People
7 People
8 People

Public & Legal Notices

Staff Directory

Board of Commissioners

  • John Alefantis – Chairman
  • Robert DiPasquale – Vice Chairman
  • Leona Bombard – Treasurer
  • Stacie Murphy – Assistant Treasurer
  • Jomarie O’Mahony – State Appointee

Latest News

Contact Us

Hours Monday – Friday | 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM Saturday | Closed Sunday | Closed

PHONE Main: (978) 658-8531 Fax: (978) 658-8531

LOCATION 41 Deming Way Wilmington, MA 01887