Wisconsin Fair Market Rents

2022 Fair Market Rents

2022 FMRs in Wisconsin by county. Click on the map below to view FMRs for a particular county.

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FMRs vary across Wisconsin based on County and ZIP code as well as number of bedrooms. The average FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in Wisconsin is $853.

The highest average FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in the United States is $1,888 in Hawaii. The lowest for a two-bedroom apartment is $485 in Puerto Rico.

FMRs in Wisconsin are based on the price of monthly rent plus the cost of essential utilities. FMRs vary by county or ZIP Code. Generally areas with a lower population density have a lower gross rent (lower FMRs) but there are exceptions.

View the Fair Market Rents Overview for detailed information on how FMRs are calculated. Click on a specific county on the map or from the table below for detailed FMR information including Small Area FMRs.

How does Wisconsin compare?

The highest FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in Wisconsin is $1,329 in St. Croix County and Pierce County. The lowest FMR for a two-bedroom apartment is $757 in Forest County.

Wisconsin ($853) has a 14.4% lower FMR for 2-Bedroom housing than the average of the US ($997) and therefore has a lower gross rent.

Wisconsin is rank 34th out of 56 States and territories. This means the FMRs, or in other words, the gross rent is lower than 33 other States and territories. Wisconsin is the 23rd cheapest State or territory in terms of FMRs.

Average FMRs for Wisconsin

34th
Rank
$598
Studio
$667
1-person
$853
2-person
$1,117
3-person
$1,243
4-person
Counties in Wisconsin (72)
County Rank Studio 1-Bed 2-Bed 3-Bed 4-Bed
St. Croix County 1st $932 $1,078 $1,329 $1,841 $2,145
Pierce County 1st $932 $1,078 $1,329 $1,841 $2,145
Dane County 3rd $929 $1,076 $1,254 $1,676 $1,948
Kenosha County 4th $708 $810 $1,066 $1,383 $1,540
Walworth County 5th $640 $733 $964 $1,324 $1,508
Ozaukee County 6th $687 $827 $999 $1,269 $1,384
Milwaukee County 6th $687 $827 $999 $1,269 $1,384
Washington County 6th $687 $827 $999 $1,269 $1,384
Waukesha County 6th $687 $827 $999 $1,269 $1,384
La Crosse County 10th $618 $724 $930 $1,300 $1,592
Douglas County 11th $692 $715 $936 $1,221 $1,515
Columbia County 12th $628 $718 $945 $1,342 $1,381
Jefferson County 13th $631 $721 $949 $1,293 $1,332
Winnebago County 14th $639 $689 $889 $1,197 $1,419
Racine County 15th $619 $708 $931 $1,219 $1,336
Rock County 16th $691 $695 $915 $1,220 $1,248
Sauk County 17th $644 $751 $909 $1,202 $1,235
Iowa County 18th $663 $664 $874 $1,144 $1,376
Dodge County 19th $591 $693 $889 $1,191 $1,333
Door County 20th $714 $719 $874 $1,087 $1,224
Dunn County 21st $601 $665 $845 $1,196 $1,298
Green County 22nd $678 $681 $893 $1,139 $1,211
Calumet County 23rd $643 $686 $881 $1,190 $1,195
Outagamie County 23rd $643 $686 $881 $1,190 $1,195
Kewaunee County 25th $636 $679 $875 $1,200 $1,204
Brown County 25th $636 $679 $875 $1,200 $1,204
Monroe County 27th $577 $681 $869 $1,111 $1,265
Polk County 28th $593 $679 $893 $1,104 $1,211
Eau Claire County 29th $561 $639 $836 $1,131 $1,295
Chippewa County 29th $561 $639 $836 $1,131 $1,295
Oneida County 31st $567 $712 $822 $1,069 $1,202
Juneau County 32nd $584 $644 $847 $1,118 $1,171
Portage County 33rd $569 $654 $844 $1,093 $1,187
Fond du Lac County 34th $607 $639 $833 $1,113 $1,130
Marathon County 35th $557 $637 $838 $1,071 $1,170
Sheboygan County 36th $556 $664 $797 $1,034 $1,180
Barron County 37th $574 $616 $811 $1,084 $1,135
Buffalo County 38th $555 $635 $835 $1,057 $1,132
Grant County 39th $583 $587 $757 $986 $1,296
Green Lake County 40th $514 $596 $773 $983 $1,323
Burnett County 41st $548 $627 $825 $1,020 $1,156
Bayfield County 42nd $621 $625 $796 $1,053 $1,079
Waupaca County 43rd $523 $620 $758 $1,056 $1,209
Adams County 44th $566 $623 $820 $1,027 $1,112
Sawyer County 45th $564 $622 $818 $1,011 $1,109
Ashland County 46th $529 $592 $757 $936 $1,296
Wood County 47th $538 $616 $810 $1,029 $1,098
Richland County 47th $522 $640 $757 $1,016 $1,156
Pepin County 49th $522 $575 $757 $940 $1,295
Washburn County 50th $557 $613 $807 $1,000 $1,094
Lafayette County 51st $522 $615 $757 $1,044 $1,116
Vernon County 52nd $542 $578 $757 $982 $1,191
Trempealeau County 53rd $542 $597 $786 $1,050 $1,066
Lincoln County 54th $503 $584 $757 $1,055 $1,138
Taylor County 55th $522 $585 $757 $973 $1,159
Waushara County 56th $522 $575 $757 $1,016 $1,118
Crawford County 57th $503 $578 $757 $936 $1,198
Shawano County 58th $582 $586 $757 $972 $1,072
Vilas County 58th $587 $591 $777 $960 $1,054
Langlade County 60th $522 $575 $757 $988 $1,125
Price County 61st $572 $575 $757 $1,023 $1,027
Marquette County 62nd $535 $589 $775 $976 $1,071
Oconto County 63rd $554 $610 $757 $993 $1,027
Rusk County 64th $522 $575 $757 $965 $1,099
Menominee County 65th $522 $654 $757 $936 $1,027
Clark County 66th $522 $575 $757 $1,007 $1,027
Marinette County 67th $572 $575 $757 $936 $1,038
Jackson County 68th $503 $597 $757 $982 $1,027
Florence County 69th $522 $575 $757 $936 $1,072
Manitowoc County 70th $518 $583 $758 $937 $1,043
Iron County 71st $522 $575 $757 $940 $1,027
Forest County 72nd $522 $575 $757 $936 $1,027

More on Wisconsin

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Fair Market Rents are estimated by the HUD.