About Housing & Community Development

The mission of the Frederick County Department of Housing and Community Development is to assist in the provision of affordable housing for Frederick County residents with an emphasis on special needs populations, senior citizens, persons with disabilities, and low to moderate income workforce households. For more information, read the Department Overview.

Special Alerts 

  • The Housing Authority of the City of Frederick has announced that their Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List will be open for the month of December, 2016.  For more information, please review the application instructions
  • Effective 10/1/2016 the Rental Programs office will be closed to the public on Wednesdays.
  • Frederick County residential renters who meet certain requirements may be eligible for the Renters' Tax Credit program.  If renters quality, they can receive a credit of as much as $750. More specific information is available at the Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation.
  • Seton Village: Opening Fall 2014! A unique community for seniors. For more information, check out the informational flyer.
  • Frederick County Sr. Homeowners may be eligible for the Frederick County Senior Tax Credit.


Contact Us

  1. Housing & Community Development
    5340 Spectrum Drive
    Suite A
    Frederick, MD 21703

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    Ph: 301-600-1061
    Fx: 301-600-3585

    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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