Affordable Housing In Oneida County
Wisconsin

Affordable Housing programs support 338 income based apartments in Oneida County where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 274 affordable apartments in Oneida County that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Oneida County, Wisconsin

There are no open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting lists in Oneida County. Go to the Wisconsin Section 8 Waiting Lists page for openings near Oneida County.

Rhine Haus

1207 Mason Street
Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Call For Rent
1 BR
Affordable

Veda Stone Villa

8694 Packing Plant Rd
Minocqua, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Clare Melin Villa

125 W Hill Rd
Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
Accessible
Accessible
Disabled Supportive Housing

Wood Court Apartments

917 3rd Ave
Woodruff, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Mary John Vanderloop Villa

8764 Handrick Rd
Minocqua, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Thelma Woodland Villa

237 W Hill Rd
Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted
62+
Accessible
Elderly Supportive Housing

Woodland Lake Estates

656 US Highway 51
Woodruff, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted

Rhine Haus Highland Estates

1205 Tracy St
Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Rent Assisted

Cedar Pointe Apartments

807 E Timber Dr
Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Affordable

Cedar Pointe Apartments II

809 E Timber Dr
Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Affordable
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Affordable Housing In Oneida County

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Oneida County

City Apartments
Affordable Housing In Minocqua, WI Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Minocqua.
Affordable Housing In Rhinelander, WI Affordable Housing programs support 11 apartment communities in Rhinelander.
Affordable Housing In Three Lakes, WI Affordable Housing programs support 1 apartment communities in Three Lakes.
Affordable Housing In Woodruff, WI Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Woodruff.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Oneida County, 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.

Housing Authority Programs
Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Newcap Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the Wisconsin Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Oneida County.

Oneida County, Wisconsin Affordable Housing Data

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 274 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 $824 and $1,008.

2023 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
Oneida County, Wisconsin Fair Market Rent $643 $752 $916 $1,138 $1,335
Oneida County, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $579 to $707 $677 to $827 $824 to $1,008 $1,024 to $1,252 $1,202 to $1,469

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Oneida County, WI Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 18
Total Low Income Apartments 612
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 $80,600

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

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Oneida County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$17,050 $19,450 $23,030 $27,750 $32,470 $37,190 $41,910 $46,630
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Oneida County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$28,350 $32,400 $36,450 $40,500 $43,750 $47,000 $50,250 $53,500
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Oneida County AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$45,350 $51,800 $58,300 $64,750 $69,950 $75,150 $80,300 $85,500