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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Greater Des Moines, Central Iowa, IA - 32 Rentals available

  • Apartment in Urbandale
    7800 Illtis Drive, Urbandale, IA 50322
    $720 - $1,035
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Available Today!
    (515) 444-2385
  • Apartment in Johnston
    6031 Meadow Crest Drive, Johnston, IA 50131
    $685 - $1,055
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (515) 270-0940
  • Apartment in Johnston
    6000 NW 62Nd Ave, Johnston, IA 50131
    $1,145 - $2,170
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (515) 207-6879
  • Apartment in Urbandale
    8301 Colby Parkway, Urbandale, IA 50322
    $805 - $1,755
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Available Today!
    8883912787
  • Apartment in Urbandale
    3816 106Th Street #8, Urbandale, IA 50322
    $695 - $926
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Available Today!
    (515) 444-2385
  • Apartment in Urbandale
    8825 Hickman Road, Urbandale, IA 50322
    $745 - $855
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Elevate Property Management
    Available Today!
    (844) 296-4338
  • Apartment in Johnston
    8650 Crescent Chase, Johnston, IA 50131
    $860 - $965
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Elevate Property Management
    Available Today!
    (844) 353-8491
  • Apartment in Urbandale
    3821 66Th Ave., Urbandale, IA 50322
    $660 - $705
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Elevate Property Management
    Available Today!
    (844) 318-5298
  • Apartment in Windsor Heights
    900 65Th St, Windsor Heights, IA 50324
    $860 - $1,120
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (515) 274-2519
  • Apartment in Grimes
    Oak Crossing (310 & 360 SE Gateway Circle), Grimes, IA 50111
    $675 - $825
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-1.8 Baths
    (515) 986-4888
  • Apartment in Grimes
    935 SE Silkwood Lane, Grimes, IA 50111
    $855 - $1,015
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (844) 343-3583
  • Apartment in Altoona
    Oakland Pointe 1 (619-623-627 17Th Ave NW), Altoona, IA 50009
    $705 - $905
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-1.8 Baths
    (515) 967-4555
  • Apartment in Pleasant Hill
    679, 699, 720, 830, 900 Sherrylynn Blvd, Pleasant Hill, IA 50327
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (515) 262-7670
  • Apartment in Johnston
    6365 Merle Hay Road, Johnston, IA 50131
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Commonwealth Management Corporation
    (515) 278-1443
  • Apartment in Altoona
    Spruce Pointe (1000 Adventureland Dr), Altoona, IA 50009
    $755 - $850
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    (515) 967-5555
  • Apartment in Altoona
    1414-1616 Adventureland Dr, Altoona, IA 50009
    $1,024 - $1,514
    • Studio-4 Beds
    • 1-2.5 Baths
    (515) 967-4555
  • Apartment in Urbandale
    Cross Creek (8704 Meredith Dr), Urbandale, IA 50322
    $730 - $935
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (515) 270-0000
  • Apartment in Altoona
    Oakland Pointe 2 (615 17Th Ave NW), Altoona, IA 50009
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • .8-2 Baths
    (515) 967-4555
  • Apartment in Urbandale
    2510 Canterbury Rd., Urbandale, IA 50322
    • Studio-3 Beds
  • Apartment in Grimes
    4454 NW 142Nd Street, Urbandale, IA 50323

Greater Des Moines, Central Iowa, IA Demographics

  • Total Population182,307
  • Female 89,517
    Male 92,791
  • Median Age38

Average Rent for 1 Bedroom apartments in Greater Des Moines, Central Iowa, IA

  • The average rent for a 1 Bedroom apartment in Greater Des Moines, Central Iowa, IA, July, 2018$952/mo
  • Studio$643
  • 1 Bedroom$803
  • 2 Bedrooms$940

Greater Des Moines, Central Iowa, IA 1 Bedroom Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$70025%
  • $701-$1,00065%
  • $1,001-$1,50010%

Greater Des Moines, Central Iowa, IA 1 Bedroom Apartment Rent Trends

Average Rent All rentals Studio 1 Bed 2 Beds 3 Beds
Jul / 2018 $952 $803
Sept / 2017 $946 $810
May / 2017 $957 $819
Jan / 2017 $957 $824
Sept / 2016 $955 $819
May / 2016 $929 $798
Jan / 2016 $909 $778
Sept / 2015 $897 $783
May / 2015 $896 $787
Jan / 2015 $883 $772
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Greater Des Moines, Central Iowa, IA Households

  • Total Number of Households69,357
  • Family 49,533
    Non-family 19,824
  • Children 25,866
    No Children 43,490
  • Average People Per Household2.63
  • Median Household Income$75,754
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,186

Greater Des Moines, Central Iowa, IA Education Statistics

  • No High School2%
  • Some High School28%
  • Some College21%
  • Associate Degree10%
  • Bachelor Degree28%
  • Graduate Degree11%

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Greater Des Moines, Central Iowa, IA

If there’s one type of apartment that virtually all buildings in Greater Des Moines, Central Iowa, IA will offer, that’s one bedroom apartments. In fact, there are 32 1 bedroom rental units located in 20 apartment complexes in Greater Des Moines, Central Iowa, IA. Single bedroom apartments work perfectly for single people, couples, roommates, and small families. You can even comfortably share one with your beloved pet, without feeling overcrowded. Usually, a 1 bedroom unit measures around 844 Sqft. Renters in Greater Des Moines, Central Iowa, IA pay about $951 in monthly rent for a one bedroom apartment. If you’re willing to live in a smaller apartment, in an older building, you will find cheap one bedroom apartments for as low as $660 per month. If you want a lot of living space, or a newer apartment with quality finishes, or a nice one bedroom furnished apartment, there are more expensive options renting for up to $2,170.

How to find a cheap 1 bedroom apartment in Greater Des Moines, Central Iowa, IA in 4 easy steps

Does your search for an affordable 1 bedroom feel agonizing at times? You are scrolling through lists and lists of rental listings, looking at hundreds of images, trying to find the one that is just right. All you want is to find a nice comfortable apartment in a well-maintained building, on a quiet street in Greater Des Moines, Central Iowa, IA and for a price you can actually afford. Hang in there, take a deep breath, and follow these 4 steps. Step 1: Put in a rent filter with a maximum price you can pay. Step 2: Sort your results by rent, ascending. Step 3: Browse the filtered results in the order they are listed. If you followed the first 3 steps correctly, the least expensive apartments should be at the top of the list. They will be either smaller apartments, maybe apartments located in older buildings, or one bedroom efficiency apartments. Step 4: Pick the apartment that speaks to you the most and contact the property to check availability.