Baltimore County Housing Authority

6401 York Rd., 1st. Fl., Baltimore, MD, 21212
(410) 853-8900



Baltimore city County

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About Baltimore County Housing Authority

The Housing Choice Voucher program, formerly known as Section 8, helps families pay their rent. The need for rent subsidies is great, and our supply is limited. Families are placed on the waiting list based on the date and time of application.

Additional Information

As of late 2017, the agency is not issuing vouchers and are in the process of waiting on funding for the program. The waiting list is approximately 12 years long. If you would like an application, or have any questions, you can contact the Housing Choice Voucher Status Line at 410-853-8970.



Program Summary for Baltimore County Housing Authority

Baltimore County Housing Authority is a public housing agency that helps provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. Baltimore County Housing Authority manages several funded programs and has a total of 60 subsidized affordable housing units for rental assistance. Baltimore County Housing Authority administered a total of 6,133 Section 8 Vouchers. Baltimore County Housing Authority currently has Section 8 as its program type. Baltimore County Housing Authority is located at 6401 York Rd., 1st. Fl., Baltimore, MD, 21212 and serves the city of Baltimore. Income limits, fair market rents and rent rates vary with each agency. Please contact Baltimore County Housing Authority at, (410) 853-8900 for more information about coverage area and program availability.


Current Status Active
Size of Baltimore County Housing Authority compared nationally Large
Last Updated 11/29/2014
Total Numbers of Communities N/A
Total numbers of Administered Section 8 Voucher 6,133
Total numbers of Administered Public Housing Units N/A
Waiting list for the Baltimore County Housing Authority is currently Open


2017 Income Limits for Baltimore County, MD

HUD sets Income Limits for each area based on the median family income in that area. Each Public Housing Agency (PHA) will use the Income Limit set for the jurisdiction that the PHA covers. Therefore, a family may be eligible for one PHA but not another. The number of people in a household determines the Income Limit that is set for determining the family's eligibility for the program that they are applying for. Below are the Income Limits for Baltimore County, MD:

Median Income
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Income Limit Category
Persons in Family
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 50%
  • Very Low Income Limit
  • $30,350
  • $34,700
  • $39,050
  • $43,350
  • $46,850
  • $50,300
  • $53,800
  • $57,250
  • 30%
  • Extremely Low Income Limit
  • $18,200
  • $20,800
  • $23,400
  • $26,000
  • $28,440
  • $32,580
  • $36,730
  • $40,890
  • 80%
  • Low Income Limit
  • $46,000
  • $52,600
  • $59,150
  • $65,700
  • $71,000
  • $76,250
  • $81,500
  • $86,750

2017 Fair Market Rents for Baltimore County, MD

Fair Market Rents are HUD's determination of the average rents in a particular area for each bedroom size. The FMRs are set each year based on the rental rates of unsubsidized units so that participants in HUD programs have equal access for affordable housing. Here are the Fair Market Rents for Baltimore County, MD:

Efficiency One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four-Bedroom
$903 $1097 $1376 $1769 $2072



Agency Name City State Section 8 Voucher Housing Units Status Distance
Baltimore City Housing Authority Baltimore City Housing Authority Baltimore MD 19,275 11,512 Open 5.78 Miles Contact
Anne Arundel County Housing Commisson Anne Arundel County Housing Commisson Glen Burnie MD N/A N/A Open 14.53 Miles Contact
Harford County Housing Agency Harford County Housing Agency Bel Air MD 1,269 N/A Open 17.84 Miles Contact
Howard County Housing Commission Howard County Housing Commission Columbia MD 944 50 Open 18.37 Miles Contact
MD Dept. of Housing And Community Development MD Dept. of Housing And Community Development Crownsville MD 2,455 N/A Open 24.08 Miles Contact
Carroll County Housing And Community Development Carroll County Housing And Community Development Westminster MD 649 N/A Open 24.79 Miles Contact

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Baltimore County Housing Authority Program Type:
  • Section 8 Voucher
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Baltimore County Quick Facts

Population: 826,925
Persons Per Household: 2.52
Housing Units in Multi-units Structure: 27.9%
Homeownership Rate: 66.5%
Housing Units: 335,853
Yearly Income Per Person: $34,374
Median Household Income: $66,486