Low Income Apartments and Affordable Housing For Rent in Antigo, WI

Discover affordable housing in Antigo where there are 10+ housing opportunities based on income and household needs like accessible units for seniors or persons with disabilities. Find and apply to these low income apartments now.

Pebble Ridge Apartments

2079 Charlotte Street, Antigo, Wisconsin 54409

Westview Apartments

1133 Lincoln St, Antigo, Wisconsin 54409

Northside Apartments

714 Center St, Antigo, Wisconsin 54409

First Avenue Apartments

1006 1st Ave, Antigo, Wisconsin 54409

Park View Manor

535 3rd Ave, Antigo, Wisconsin 54409

Terrace View Apts

1235 Lincoln Street, Antigo, Wisconsin

Lincoln Street Apartments

1007 Lincoln St, Antigo, Wisconsin 54409

Whispering Pines Apartments

2405 Charlotte Ct, Antigo, Wisconsin 54409

The Depot

522 Morse St, Antigo, Wisconsin 54409

Station House Apartments

635 Dorr St, Antigo, Wisconsin 54409

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Reported On March 21st, 2024 by Lorena Bentley

The Hourly Wage Needed to Afford A Safe, Modest 2 Bed Apartment In Antigo, Wisconsin
$9.89 (+136%) more than Wisconsin minimum wage and $9.89 (+136%) more than the Federal minimum wage.
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What HUD offices serve Antigo, Wisconsin?

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.

Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing programs for Antigo, Wisconsin.
Operates the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs for Antigo, Wisconsin.

Go to the Wisconsin Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Antigo.

How many renters live in Antigo, Wisconsin?

The City of Antigo has 8,075 people living in 3,790 households.

There are 2,471 renters living in 1,417 renter households in this City. Renters make up 30.6 percent of the population living in Antigo.

What is the rental market like in Antigo, Wisconsin?

There are an estimated 4,413 housing units in the Antigo area. Of these, 1,678 units are rental homes, making up 38 percent of the housing market. For every renter household in Antigo, Wisconsin, there are 1 rental units.

What is the vacancy rate for rentals in Antigo?

The rental vacancy rate in Antigo is 13 percent. This is a higher than average vacancy rate. When rental vacancy rates are high it means that there are a lot of available units and rents tend to be lower.

How many rental units are in Antigo for each bedroom size?

Occupied Rental Units by Size in Antigo
Studio One-Bedroom Two-Bedroom Three-Bedroom Four+ Bedrooms
61 500 544 223 89
Occupied Rental Units by Size in Antigo

A large number of apartments in Antigo have two or fewer bedrooms. Seniors and young professionals especially may have more success finding an apartment that meets their needs.

How many renter households in Antigo are overburdened by housing costs?

Among renter households in this market, 31 percent have housing cost burden. Further, 15 percent of households are extremely rent overburdened. When renters pay too much for their housing, it leaves little money for other necessities like food, clothes, or medicine.

The federal government says that renters are cost-burdened if they pay more than a third of their monthly income for rent and utilities.

How Much Is Rent in Antigo

Depending on size, the Fair Market Rent - HUDs measurement of the cost of an average housing unit - ranges from $635 to $1,300. FMRs are updated annually by HUD for every city and county nationwide.

Bed Size 2024 Fair Market Rents
Studio $635
One BR $689
Two BR $905
Three BR $1,118
Four BR $1,300
2024 Fair Market Rents in Antigo, Wisconsin

How many units are rented at Fair Market Rent (FMR) in Antigo?

Renters with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher must select a home that is at or below the area’s Fair Market Rent. Markets with a large share of units above FMR tend to have longer search times to find a qualified unit, while those with a large share of units below FMR tend to have more choices and shorter search times. The share below FMR can vary by size of unit, as shown in the table below.

These are the approximate number of units renting below the FMR in this market:

Unit Size Count of Units Below FMR Percentage of Total Units Below FMR
Studio 33 54 percent
One BR 324 65 percent
Two BR 380 70 percent
Rental Units Below FMR in Antigo, Wisconsin

How many affordable rental units are in Antigo?

There are a variety of federal affordable housing programs serving households in Antigo, Wisconsin including the following:

Federal Program Unit Count
Low Income Housing Tax Credit 131
Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance 140
USDA Section 515 Rural Rental Housing 144
Tracked Units by Federal Program in Antigo, Wisconsin

Rental units may be funded in part by multiple federal programs.

Income Based Apartments in Antigo, Wisconsin

Antigo features 252 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 Antigo, Wisconsin

There are 108 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Antigo.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Antigo, Wisconsin

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Antigo landlords $300 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Antigo.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Antigo, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $815 and $996.

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.