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