Housing Authority of St. Mary's County

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Closed: St. Mary's County, Maryland Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List Learn More

Closed: St. Mary's County, Maryland Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Housing Authority of St. Mary's County (HASM) last accepted Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from and unconfirmed open date, until November 1, 2022. It is not known when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply while the waitlist was open, applicants were required to complete the application that was available on the HASM website.

Preferences have not been confirmed.

It was not known how applicants were placed on the waiting list.

For more information, visit the HASM website.

Sources: This information was verified by the HASM website on August 11, 2023.

About The Agency

Housing Authority of St. Mary's County provides affordable housing for up to 1,389 low- and moderate-income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher and public housing programs.

21155 Lexwood Drive, Lexington Park, MD

Visit Website(301) 866-6590

Section 8 Application Checklist

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Keep track of everything you need to apply for a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher in this printable checklist created by Affordable Housing Online

How large is the Housing Authority of St. Mary's County?

Housing Authority of St. Mary's County serves 1,170 low-income households. The agency manages 1,604 Housing Choice Vouchers and 0 public housing units.

What are the incomes of residents served by the Housing Authority of St. Mary's County?

Extremely low-income (ELI) renters, earning less than 30% of Area Median Income (AMI), make up 76 percent of households served by Housing Authority of St. Mary's County. Very low-income renters earn less than 50% AMI, and are 93 percent of Housing Authority of St. Mary's County households.

How many Housing Authority of St. Mary's County residents are employed?

Working adults head 397 households and make up 34 percent of households served by Housing Authority of St. Mary's County.

How many female-headed renter households are served by the Housing Authority of St. Mary's County?

There are 947 female-headed renter households living in Housing Authority of St. Mary's County housing. Households headed by females are 81% of those served by the Housing Authority of St. Mary's County.

What racial and ethnic groups are found among Housing Authority of St. Mary's County renters?

Black 761
Native American 12
White 374
Hispanic 23

How many senior-headed renter households are served by Housing Authority of St. Mary's County?

There are 339 households headed by seniors served by the Housing Authority of St. Mary's County. Senior households are 29% of households in Housing Authority of St. Mary's County housing.

How many households headed by persons with disabilities live in Housing Authority of St. Mary's County housing?

There are 409 persons with disabilities living in Housing Authority of St. Mary's County housing. Persons with disabilities are the head of 35% of households served by the Housing Authority of St. Mary's County.

How does HUD rate the performance of the Housing Authority of St. Mary's County?

The Housing Authority of St. Mary's County is rated as a standard performer by HUD.

HUD rates the performance of Public Housing Agencies. The department looks at physical condition of properties, financial condition, management operations, and use of Public Housing Capital Funds for improvements.

How often does Housing Authority of St. Mary's County open new waiting lists?

Housing Authority of St. Mary's County’s Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) waiting list was last opened on February 27, 2024 and closed on November 1, 2022.

Public Housing Communities Managed by Housing Authority of St. Mary's County

Patuxent Woods

46021 Radford Lane, Lexington Park, Maryland 20653

Holland Forrest

46080 Radford Ln, Lexington Park, Maryland 20636