Emlen Arms

6733 Emlen St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19119

Emlen Arms Details

  • 175 units.

Property Amenities

  • Community Room
  • On-Site Maintenance

Unit Amenities

  • Washer/Dryer Hookup

Office Hours

Day Hours
Monday 9:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am-5:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am-5:00pm
Thursday 9:00am-5:00pm
Friday 9:00am-5:00pm

About Emlen Arms

Emlen Arms Apartments is filled with aesthetic charm. The building’s historic architectural detail is apparent from the moment you enter the lobby area and view its elaborate gold-leafed crown moldings.

Public Housing

Since this property is owned and managed by a Public Housing Authority, all of the rents at this property are based on tenant incomes. Tenants will make a monthly contribution toward rent equal to 30% of their adjusted income. A housing authority may establish a minimum rent of up to $50.

Philadelphia HUD Rental Assistance Income Qualifications

Generally, households earning up to the income limit in the table below for their household size are eligible for units participating in a HUD rental assistance program in Philadelphia but actual income limits may differ for units at Emlen Arms.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% $18,950 $21,650 $24,350 $27,050 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% $31,550 $36,050 $40,550 $45,050 $48,700 $52,300 $55,900 $59,500
80% $50,500 $57,700 $64,900 $72,100 $77,900 $83,650 $89,450 $95,200

These general income qualifications for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania should only be used as a basic guide. To find out if you qualify, contact the community directly.

You can usually make up to 80% of the Area Median Income (AMI) to be eligible for a HUD-Assisted Housing unit, but income qualification tiers for this community may be different due to various policies.

Emlen Arms receives rental subsidies through HUD-Assisted Housing for some or all of its apartments. Some units may be designated as market rate housing. Market rate units would have no subsidies or income restrictions.

Emlen Arms is managed by Philadelphia Housing Authority.

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