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Affordable Housing In Oneida County

17 Low Income Apartment Communities In Oneida County

Veda Stone Villa

8694 Packing Plant Rd
Minocqua, Wisconsin
Disabled Supportive Housing

Clare Melin Villa

125 W Hill Rd
Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Disabled Supportive Housing

Wood Court Apartments

917 3rd Ave
Woodruff, Wisconsin
Elderly Supportive Housing

Mary John Vanderloop Villa

8764 Handrick Rd
Minocqua, Wisconsin
Elderly Supportive Housing

Thelma Woodland Villa

237 W Hill Rd
Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Elderly Supportive Housing

Woodland Lake Estates

656 US Highway 51
Woodruff, Wisconsin

Rhine Haus Highland Estates

1205 Tracy St
Rhinelander, Wisconsin

Cedar Pointe Apartments

807 E Timber Dr
Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Accepts Vouchers

Cedar Pointe Apartments II

809 E Timber Dr
Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Accepts Vouchers

Sumac Trail Apartments

1313 W Phillip St
Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Disabled Supportive Housing

Guide To Affordable Housing in Oneida County, Wisconsin

There are 17 low income housing apartment communities offering 501 affordable apartments for rent in Oneida County, Wisconsin.

Income Based Apartments in Oneida County, Wisconsin

Oneida County features 338 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 Oneida County, Wisconsin

There are 163 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Oneida County.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Oneida County, Wisconsin

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Oneida County landlords $500 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Oneida County.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Oneida County, Wisconsin for a two-bedroom apartment is between $695 and $849.

2020 Oneida County, Wisconsin 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
Fair Market Rent $523 $677 $772 $1,040 $1,177
Payment Standard Range $471 to $575 $609 to $745 $695 to $849 $936 to $1,144 $1,059 to $1,295

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Oneida County, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 17
Total Low Income Apartments 501
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 338
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 16.74%
Average Renter Household Size 2.06
Average Household Size 2.33
Median Household Income $46,516 ±$2,423
Median Rent $725 ±$40
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 46.53% ± 7.32pp
Total Population 35,653

Population and Household Demographics

Oneida County is a county in Wisconsin with a population of 35,653. There are 15,044 households in the county with an average household size of 2.33 persons. 16.74% of households in Oneida County are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Oneida County

The median gross income for households in Oneida County is $46,516 a year, or $3,876 a month. The median rent for the county is $725 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Oneida County, a household making less than $2,417 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 46.53% of households who rent are overburdened in Oneida County.

Area Median Income In Oneida County

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.

In Oneida County, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $70,400

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 Oneida County

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 Oneida County

Income 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% of Median $14,900 $17,240 $21,720 $26,200 $30,680 $35,160 $39,640 $44,120
50% of Median $24,800 $28,350 $31,900 $35,400 $38,250 $41,100 $43,900 $46,750
80% of Median $39,700 $45,350 $51,000 $56,650 $61,200 $65,750 $70,250 $74,800

Cities In Oneida County

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City Served By
Lake Tomahawk
Little Rice
Pine Lake
Rhinelander The HUD funded Public Housing Agency that serves Rhinelander is the Rhinelander Housing Authority.
Sugar Camp
Three Lakes