Affordable Housing Online is monitoring the federal government's response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak. 

An extensive list of coronavirus resources for low-income households can be found here.

Affordable Housing In Anne Arundel County
Maryland

43 Low Income Apartment Communities In Anne Arundel County

Morningside Park Apartments

9950 Guilford
Jessup, Maryland
Income Based
1-2 BR
62+

Glenview Gardens

7987 Nolpark Ct
Glen Burnie, Maryland
Income Based
1-3 BR
Subsidized

Villages at Marley Station

7807 Winborne Dr
Glen Burnie, Maryland
Call For Rent
Studio-3 BR

Glen Forest Apartments

7975 Crain Hwy
Glen Burnie, Maryland
Call For Rent
1-2 BR

Victoria Park At Edgewater

87 Stewart Dr
Edgewater, Maryland
$478-1,210
1-2 BR
62+

Admiral Oaks Apartments

445 Captains Cir
Annapolis, Maryland
$1,040-1,355
2-4 BR

Park View at Furnace Branch

7466 Furnace Branch Road
Glen Burnie, Maryland
$879-1,056
1-2 BR
62+

Park View at Severna Park

180 Ritchies Hwy
Severna Park, Maryland
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
62+

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

Housing Authorities that serve Anne Arundel County

Housing Authority Programs
Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing; Homeownership Voucher; Family Self-Sufficiency; Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD)

Guide To Affordable Housing in Anne Arundel County, Maryland

There are 43 low income housing apartment communities offering 5,806 affordable apartments for rent in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.

Income Based Apartments in Anne Arundel County, Maryland

Anne Arundel County features 3,156 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in Anne Arundel County, Maryland

There are 2,566 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Anne Arundel County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Anne Arundel County, Maryland

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Anne Arundel County landlords $1,000 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $500 towards rent in Anne Arundel County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Anne Arundel County, Maryland for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,246 and $1,522.

2021 Anne Arundel County, Maryland Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
Anne Arundel County, Maryland Fair Market Rent $917 $1,115 $1,384 $1,793 $2,053
Anne Arundel County, Maryland Payment Standard Range $825 to $1,009 $1,004 to $1,227 $1,246 to $1,522 $1,614 to $1,972 $1,848 to $2,258

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Anne Arundel County, MD Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 43
Total Low Income Apartments 5,806
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 3,156
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 26.04%
Average Renter Household Size 2.55
Average Household Size 2.66
Median Household Income $89,860 ±$1,208
Median Rent $1,497 ±$24
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 45.36% ± 1.92pp
Total Population 555,280

Population and Household Demographics

Anne Arundel County is a county in Maryland with a population of 555,280. There are 203,336 households in the county with an average household size of 2.66 persons. 26.04% of households in Anne Arundel County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Anne Arundel County

The median gross income for households in Anne Arundel County is $89,860 a year, or $7,488 a month. The median rent for the county is $1,497 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Anne Arundel County, a household making less than $4,990 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 45.36% of households who rent are overburdened in Anne Arundel County.

Area Median Income In Anne Arundel County

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

In Anne Arundel County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $105,100

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in Anne Arundel County

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in Anne Arundel County

1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Anne Arundel County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$22,100 $25,250 $28,400 $31,550 $34,100 $36,600 $40,120 $44,660
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Anne Arundel County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$36,800 $42,050 $47,300 $52,550 $56,800 $61,000 $65,200 $69,400
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Anne Arundel County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$55,950 $63,950 $71,950 $79,900 $86,300 $92,700 $99,100 $105,500

Cities In Anne Arundel County

Select A City to View its Apartment Communities and Waiting Lists.

City Served By
Annapolis The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Annapolis are the Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis and Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Annapolis Neck The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Annapolis Neck is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Arden on the Severn The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Arden on the Severn is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Arnold The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Arnold is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Brooklyn Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Brooklyn Park is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Cape St. Claire The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Cape St. Claire is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Crofton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Crofton is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Crownsville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Crownsville is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Deale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Deale is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Edgewater The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Edgewater is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Ferndale The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Ferndale is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Fort Meade The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Fort Meade is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Friendship The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Friendship is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Galesville The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Galesville is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Gambrills The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Gambrills is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Glen Burnie The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Glen Burnie is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Herald Harbor The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Herald Harbor is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Highland Beach The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Highland Beach is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Jessup The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Jessup is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Lake Shore The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Lake Shore is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Linthicum The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Linthicum is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Maryland City The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Maryland City is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Mayo The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Mayo is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Naval Academy The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Naval Academy is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Odenton The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Odenton is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Parole The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Parole is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Pasadena The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Pasadena is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Riva The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Riva is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Riviera Beach The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Riviera Beach is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Severn The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Severn is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Severna Park The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Severna Park is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.
Shady Side The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Shady Side is the Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County.