Logo Wausau Fair Market Rent FY 2008 Wausau, WI MSA Rental Data

Fair Market Rent Prices in Wausau, WI :
$401 $500 $617 $824 $911
Studio / Efficiency 1-Bedroom 2-Bedroom 3-Bedroom 4-Bedroom
0-BR 1-BR 2-BR 3-BR 4-BR
Moderate 40th Percentile Metro Area

Fair Market Rent prices in Wausau are average compared to the national average. This FMR area is more expensive than 70% of other FMR areas. Fair Market Rent for a two-bedroom apartment in Wausau is $617 per month.

The previous year, rent for a two-bedroom home was $575 per month. This is a 7.3% increase year-over-year.

This FMR rate applies to Elderon, WI, Brokaw, WI, Eland, WI, Stetsonville, WI, Ringle, WI, Auburndale, WI, Junction City, WI, Custer, WI, Rosholt, WI, Wittenberg, WI and other cities within the region. The Metro Code or CBSA code for this region is METRO48140M48140.

Additionally, This Fair Market Rent (FMR) area Wausau, WI MSA spans one county or city in Wisconsin which is listed in the table below. Estimated population of Wausau, WI MSA FMR area is 125,834 people based on 2000 Census data.

Compared to the rest of Wisconsin, the Wausau FMR area is more expensive than 69% of the state.

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What is Fair Market Rent?

Fair Market Rent is determined each fiscal year by the HUD and is used to set payment standards for federal housing assistance programs in Wausau. Fair Market Rent is the 40th-percentile of typical rentals in a given region. Learn more

Median Rent Prices in Wausau

To compute the 40th percentile of rent prices the HUD must determine the median or 50th percentile as well. 50th percentile rent prices are NOT fair market rents (unless otherwise noted as a 50th percentile designated region above). However, some home owners or rents may be interested in the median rent prices as well.

50th Percentile Rental Prices:
0-BR Studio / Efficiency $ 449
1-BR 1-Bedroom $ 535
2-BR 2-Bedroom $ 652
3-BR 3-Bedroom $ 872
4-BR 4-Bedroom $ 953
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There is just one county (listed below) within the Wausau, WI MSA FMR area (most regions, especially metro areas, cover multiple counties). This FMR area covers two metro areas: Wausau - Rhinelander and Green Bay - Appleton.

County / Region Est. Population
Marathon County, WI Metro 125,834
Zip Codes in Wausau, WI MSA

There are 22 unique zip codes in this Fair Market Rent (FMR) area:

54401, 54402, 54403, 54411, 54412, 54417, 54423, 54426, 54427, 54429, 54440, 54443, 54448, 54451, 54455, 54471, 54473, 54474, 54476, 54480, 54484 and 54499

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