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There is one Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list open in Edgewater.


Victoria Park At Edgewater

87 Stewart Dr
Edgewater, Maryland
1-2 BR

There are 102 low-income apartments in Edgewater that offer reduced rents to eligible households. Low-income rents in Edgewater, Maryland can range from $656 to $1,210 depending on the number of bedrooms.

Rental assistance programs support 0 low-income homes in Edgewater where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $-4 towards rent each month.

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Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on October 29th, 2019. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Affordable Housing Near Edgewater

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City Apartments
Annapolis, MD Affordable Housing programs support 24 apartment communities in Annapolis.
Glen Burnie, MD Affordable Housing programs support 11 apartment communities in Glen Burnie.
Odenton, MD Affordable Housing programs support 4 apartment communities in Odenton.
Jessup, MD Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Jessup.
Brooklyn Park, MD Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Brooklyn Park.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Edgewater, Maryland

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

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)
Go to the Maryland Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Edgewater.

Edgewater, Maryland Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Edgewater, Maryland

Edgewater features 0 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 Edgewater, Maryland

There are 102 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Edgewater.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Edgewater, Maryland

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Edgewater landlords $0 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $0 towards rent in Edgewater.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Edgewater, Maryland for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,393 and $1,703.

2023 Edgewater, 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
Edgewater, Maryland Fair Market Rent $1,082 $1,254 $1,548 $2,009 $2,298
Edgewater, Maryland Payment Standard Range $974 to $1,190 $1,129 to $1,379 $1,393 to $1,703 $1,808 to $2,210 $2,068 to $2,528

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Edgewater, MD Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 1
Total Low Income Apartments 102
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 19.05%
Average Renter Household Size 2.34
Average Household Size 2.60
Median Household Income $99,875 ±$10,975
Median Rent $1,995 ±$324
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 55.33% ± 14.24pp
Total Population 9,583

Population and Household Demographics

Edgewater is a city in Anne Arundel County, Maryland with a population of 9,583. There are 3,644 households in the city with an average household size of 2.60 persons. 19.05% of households in Edgewater are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Edgewater

The median gross income for households in Edgewater is $99,875 a year, or $8,323 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,995 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Edgewater, a household making less than $6,650 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 55.33% of households who rent are overburdened in Edgewater.

Area Median Income In Edgewater

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.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Edgewater, the AMI is calculated from all households within Anne Arundel County.

In Edgewater, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $116,100

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 Edgewater

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 Edgewater

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Edgewater AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$24,400 $27,900 $31,400 $34,850 $37,650 $40,450 $43,250 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Edgewater AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$40,650 $46,450 $52,250 $58,050 $62,700 $67,350 $72,000 $76,650
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Edgewater AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$62,600 $71,550 $80,500 $89,400 $96,600 $103,750 $110,900 $118,050