Affordable Housing In Federalsburg
Caroline County, Maryland

Affordable Housing programs support 264 income based apartments in Federalsburg where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 249 affordable apartments in Federalsburg that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Federalsburg, Maryland

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Federalsburg. Go to the Maryland Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Federalsburg.

Laurel Grove Acres

3460 Laurel Grove Rd
Federalsburg, Maryland
Call For Rent
1-4 BR
Rent Assisted

Federal Manor Apartments

101 Routzahn Lane
Federalsburg, Maryland
Call For Rent
1-2 BR
Rent Assisted

Federalsburg Gardens

100 Brooklyn Ave
Federalsburg, Maryland
Rent Assisted

University Apartments

1005 Hargreaves Dr.
Federalsburg, Maryland
Rent Assisted

Fair Haven Manor Elderly Apartments

500 Fairhaven Ct
Federalsburg, Maryland
Affordable

Tanyard Branch

123 Interfaith Ave
Federalsburg, Maryland
Affordable

Federalsburg Gardens Apartments ( the )

525 Gardens Ct
Federalsburg, Maryland
Affordable

Fairhaven Manor

100 Hargreaves Dr
Federalsburg, Maryland
Affordable

Federalsburg Gardens

502 Gardens Ct
Federalsburg, Maryland
Affordable

Federal Manor III

800 Routzahn Ln
Federalsburg, Maryland
Affordable
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Public Housing Agencies Serving Federalsburg, 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
Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Family Self-Sufficiency; Homeownership; Section 8 HCV Money Follows the Person (MFP)
Go to the Maryland Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Federalsburg.

Federalsburg, Maryland Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Federalsburg, Maryland

Federalsburg features 264 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 Federalsburg, Maryland

There are 249 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Federalsburg.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Federalsburg, Maryland

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Federalsburg landlords $700 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $400 towards rent in Federalsburg.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Federalsburg, Maryland for a two-bedroom apartment is between $947 and $1,157.

2023 Federalsburg, 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
Federalsburg, Maryland Fair Market Rent $794 $800 $1,052 $1,426 $1,790
Federalsburg, Maryland Payment Standard Range $715 to $873 $720 to $880 $947 to $1,157 $1,283 to $1,569 $1,611 to $1,969

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Federalsburg, MD Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 11
Total Low Income Apartments 513
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 264
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 58.81%
Average Renter Household Size 2.71
Average Household Size 2.88
Median Household Income $34,707 ±$5,817
Median Rent $712 ±$72
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 50% ± 12.55pp
Total Population 2,676

Population and Household Demographics

Federalsburg is a city in Caroline County, Maryland with a population of 2,676. There are 925 households in the city with an average household size of 2.88 persons. 58.81% of households in Federalsburg are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Federalsburg

The median gross income for households in Federalsburg is $34,707 a year, or $2,892 a month. The median rent for the city is $712 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Federalsburg, a household making less than $2,373 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 50% of households who rent are overburdened in Federalsburg.

Area Median Income In Federalsburg

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 Federalsburg, the AMI is calculated from all households within Caroline County.

In Federalsburg, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $77,700

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 Federalsburg

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 Federalsburg

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Federalsburg AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$16,950 $19,350 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Federalsburg AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$28,200 $32,200 $36,250 $40,250 $43,500 $46,700 $49,950 $53,150
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Federalsburg AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$45,100 $51,550 $58,000 $64,400 $69,600 $74,750 $79,900 $85,050