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Affordable Housing In Oneida County
Wisconsin

17 Low Income Apartment Communities In Oneida County

Westridge Village

1219 W Phillip St
Rhinelander, Wisconsin

Highland Estates II

326 Cranberry Ln
Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Subsidized

Old Orchard Estates Apartments

6972 Orchard Ln
Three Lakes, Wisconsin
Subsidized

One Penny Place

801 2nd Ave
Woodruff, Wisconsin

Historic West Elementary

309 Maple St
Rhinelander, Wisconsin

Evergreen Manor II - Tax Credit

411 W Phillip St
Rhinelander, Wisconsin

Cedar Park Estates

915 Cedar St
Minocqua, Wisconsin

Housing Authorities that serve Oneida County

Housing Authority Programs
Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Newcap Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)

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 $698 and $853.

2021 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 $528 $673 $775 $1,032 $1,148
Oneida County, Wisconsin Payment Standard Range $475 to $581 $606 to $740 $698 to $853 $929 to $1,135 $1,033 to $1,263

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com 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 $72,400

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

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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.
$15,200 $17,420 $21,960 $26,500 $31,040 $35,580 $40,120 $44,660
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.
$25,350 $29,000 $32,600 $36,200 $39,100 $42,000 $44,900 $47,800
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.
$40,550 $46,350 $52,150 $57,900 $62,550 $67,200 $71,800 $76,450

Cities In Oneida County

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City Served By
Cassian The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Cassian are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Crescent The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Crescent are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Enterprise The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Enterprise are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Hazelhurst The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Hazelhurst are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Lake Tomahawk The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lake Tomahawk are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Little Rice The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Little Rice are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Lynne The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Lynne are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Minocqua The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Minocqua are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Monico The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Monico are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Newbold The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Newbold are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Nokomis The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Nokomis are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Pelican The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Pelican are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Piehl The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Piehl are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Pine Lake The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Pine Lake are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Rhinelander The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Rhinelander are the Rhinelander Housing Authority, Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Schoepke The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Schoepke are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Stella The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Stella are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Sugar Camp The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Sugar Camp are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Three Lakes The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Three Lakes are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Woodboro The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Woodboro are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.
Woodruff The HUD funded Public Housing Agencies that serve Woodruff are the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority and Newcap.