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Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis

1217 Madison Streets
Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland 21403

Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis is a Public Housing Agency that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, and Homeownership Voucher programs.

Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis serves Annapolis.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis Housing Choice Voucher Closed
Public Housing Closed

Other Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis Waiting Lists

Due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, contact the housing authority directly. Due to a high volume of calls and modified office hours in most areas, it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis Website: http://www.hacamd.org/.

Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis Phone: (410) 267-8000.

Closed: Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis (HACA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It is not known when this waiting list was last open, or when it will reopen.

Last Updated on 07/16/2019.

Closed: Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List

The Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis (HACA) Public Housing waiting list is currently closed. It was last open for two weeks from August until September, 2018; and before that in June, 2017. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

There were four ways to apply during the opening period:

  1. Download and print the application online.
  2. Complete the application at any of the HACA Public Housing management offices.
  3. Complete the application at the HACA office.
  4. Pick up an application at the HACA office.

Once the application has been completed, it must have been:

  1. Mailed to the HACA office or any of the public housing management offices. Mailed applications must be postmarked by September 6, 2018, or it will not be accepted.
  2. Dropped off at the HACA office, or at any of the HACA Public Housing management offices.

This waiting list had the following preferences:  Persons Who Live or Work Locally, Veterans, Homeless, Working/Employed, Victims of Domestic Violence, and Those Displaced by Government Action.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the HACA website, or call the office at (410) 267-8000.

Last Updated on 10/20/2018.

About Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis

More information about Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis can be found on its website at http://www.hacamd.org/.

Representatives of Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis may be available by phone at (410) 267-8000. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of October 28th, 2020, it is not known if Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis is processing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

As of 08/09/2018, Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis is either absorbing or billing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher port-in requests on a case-by-case basis. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis manages 339 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of December 31st, 2019:

Standard Tenant Protection Ported Out
Vouchers 303 26 10
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $946 $989 $1,588
Monthly Cost $286,623 $25,725 $15,884

Household Characteristics of Voucher Holders for Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis

Waiting List and Tenancy

According to the 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households database, the housing authority's voucher program has an annual turnover of 6% having issued approximately 58 vouchers in the past year. The average voucher holder has received housing benefits for 7 years and 7 months. According to the 2016 PSH database, persons who were issued a voucher in the preceding 12 months waited an average of 48 months on the waiting list1.

Income Characteristics

According to 2016 Q4 Picture of Subsidized Households data, the average voucher household contains 3 persons and has a household income of $20,457 per year. 88% of households were very low income (VLI) and 64% were extremely low income (ELI). 53% of households had wages as a major source of income, 4% of households had welfare (TANF, General Assistance or Public Assistance) as their primary source of income, and 37% of households had other income (Social Security, Disability or Pension) as their major source of income.

Heads of Household Characteristics

2% of households were headed by a person 24 years old or less, 65% were headed by a person 25 to 49 years old, 21% were headed by a person 51 to 60 years old, and 12% were headed by a person 62 years old or older. In addition, 1% of households were headed by a person 85 years old or older.

66% of households included children, 2% of which had two adults in the household. 65% of households with children have a female head of household. 93% of all households were headed by a female.

96% of all voucher households were headed by minorities with 94% of all heads of households being Black and 0% being Hispanic.

Of all households participating in the Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis Housing Choice Voucher program, 11% include at least one person with a disability. 17% of households with a head of household 61 years or less were headed by a person with a disability. 59% of households headed by someone 62 or older were headed by a person with a disability.

Bedroom Size and Overhousing

17% of voucher holders reside in a home with zero or 1 bedroom, 26% with 2 bedrooms and 57% with 3 or more bedrooms. 16% of voucher recipients are considered overhoused, meaning they occupy a rental unit larger than their family size requires.

Rent, Assistance, and Utility Allowances

The average monthly tenant contribution to rent by Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis voucher holders in 2016 was $515 and the average monthly HUD expenditure per voucher holder was $1,109. The average utility allowance across all voucher recipients is $241.



1. This Picture of Subsidized Households data field is the average wait time of those who received a voucher in the preceding 12 months. Due to special voucher programs like VASH, recent waiting list purges, or waiting list preferences the average wait time can vary significantly from one year to the next and it is entirely possible many current applicants on the waiting list have been waiting for assistance for far longer.


Public Housing Apartments Operated by Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis

Harbor House Apartments

1014 President St
Annapolis, Maryland
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Family & Senior

Newtowne 20

810A Brooke Court
Annapolis, Maryland
Call For Rent
3 BR
Family & Senior

Glenwood Highrise

701 Glenwood St
Annapolis, Maryland
Call For Rent
Studio-2 BR
55+
Accessible

Robinwood

1386 Tyler Ave
Annapolis, Maryland
Call For Rent
3-5 BR
Family & Senior

Bloomsbury Square

101 Bloomsbury Sq
Annapolis, Maryland
Call For Rent
1-3 BR
Family & Senior

Obery Court

1 Bates St
Annapolis, Maryland

Annapolis Gardens

250 Croll Dr
Annapolis, Maryland
Call For Rent
1-5 BR
Family & Senior

Low Income Housing Managed by Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis

Eastport Terrace

1014 President St
Annapolis, Maryland
Call For Rent
1-4 BR