[Greater Baltimore]

Harford County

Fast Facts:

  • Harford was home to 263,867 people and had 105,217 housing units in 2022. Since 2010, Harford has added an average of 1,600 people and 800 housing units per year.
  • Twenty percent of households were renters and 47 percent of renters had unaffordable housing costs.
Sources: Census Population and Housing Unit Estimates, Decennial Census, American Community Survey (2018-22), and the HIT survey of local jurisdictions.
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Structural Racism

Discriminatory actions and racist public policies have produced inequitable outcomes for Black, Indigenous, and people of color in the Washington region, including lower incomes and wealth, lower homeownership rates, and higher rates of housing cost burden.

Housing Context

Understanding how household incomes relate to the supply of affordable rental and homeownership units will inform jurisdictions' efforts to meet the current and future housing needs of residents.

Elected Officials

  1. Jacob Bennett

    Council Member, District F

  2. Patrick S. Vincenti

    Council President

  3. Jessica Boyle-Tsottles

    Council Member, District E

  4. Tony Giangiordano

    Council Member, District C

  5. Dion F. Guthrie

    Council Member, District A

  6. Aaron D. Penman

    Council Member, District B

  7. James Reilly

    Council Member, District D

Housing Official

  1. Barbara W. Richardson

    Director, Housing & Community Development