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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Lake Charles, LA
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Average rent in Lake Charles, LA

$1,014/mo Lake Charles, LA average rental price, January 2023
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The average rent for an apartment in Lake Charles, LA is $1,014 per month.

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Frequently asked questions

What is the price of a 1 bedroom apartment in Lake Charles, LA?

The price range of a 1 bedroom apartment is between $779 and $3,264. Search 1 bedroom apartments in Lake Charles, LA.

How many 1 bedroom apartments for rent are available in Lake Charles, LA on RentCafe?

There are 30 1 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Lake Charles, LA were last updated on 3 Feb 2023.

What is the average size of a 1 bedroom apartment in Lake Charles, LA?

The average Lake Charles, LA 1 bedroom apartment size is 765 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Lake Charles, LA?

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment comes with more living and storage space compared to a studio apartment.

What are the downsides of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Lake Charles, LA?

1 bedroom apartments are usually more expensive than studio apartments in terms of rent and utility costs. You might be interested in studio apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Lake Charles, LA.

Lake Charles, LA demographics

In total, Lake Charles, LA has 77,832 residents, 40,441 women and 37,391 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of Lake Charles’s population is 35.5.

Lake Charles, LA households

  • 18,710 Family
    14,383 Non-family
  • 9,489 Children
    23,604 No Children
  • 33,093Total Number of Households
  • 2.27Average People Per Household
  • $44,785Median Household Income

Lake Charles, LA has 33,093 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 18,710 family households and 14,383 non-family households in the city. 9,489 Lake Charles households have children and 23,604 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in Lake Charles, LA is 2.27. The median income in Lake Charles is $44,785 per household per year, with $814 spent on housing monthly.

Lake Charles, LA education statistics

4% of the Lake Charles, LA population have no high school education, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 37% of the city’s residents went to high school, 27% completed some college, 8% of the population earned an Associate Degree, 15% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 8% earned a Graduate Degree.

Look for 1 bedroom apartments near me

Looking for that perfect apartment that's just the right size for you and maybe you and someone else? You can now look at 1 bedroom apartment listings on RentCafe in your area to find the one that meets your needs in terms of price and location. Whether you are looking for a 1 bedroom apartment near you, or anywhere in the U.S., we can help you find a home you'll love. Filter apartments by type, size, price, and amenities, check property reviews, and save your favorites.

Search for 1 bedroom apartments near you, whether it's in your neighborhood, or ZIP code, or any city in any state you plan to move to in the U.S. Somewhere out there is the perfect apartment for you. Let us help you find your next home!

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Lake Charles, LA

A one bedroom apartment is a versatile home that works perfectly not only for single people, but also for couples or roommates. There is also a wide selection of one bedroom apartments in Lake Charles, LA to choose from, so you can snatch your perfect apartment home. An average single bedroom apartment in Lake Charles, LA is about 1,031 Sq.Ft., so it’s definitely larger than your average studio, and even though it might cost more, it also brings some extra benefits to the table. You’ll get to enjoy the privacy of a separate bedroom, and if guests come over and your bedroom is a mess, you can just close the door. The average monthly rent is about $1,144, but you can find more affordable 1 bedroom apartments for as little as $759. It’s useful to know that if you’re looking for a cheap apartment, one bedroom efficiency apartments can be a great choice. Even though they are a bit smaller that a regular 1-bedroom unit, they are definitely more affordable, and you still get to enjoy the benefit of having a separate kitchen.

Quick guide to finding cheap furnished one bedroom apartments

If you’re looking for a one bedroom furnished apartment, the smartest way to search is by selecting "Furnished" under the "More" menu tab. Your results will only display properties that offer furnished rentals. In total, there are 31 rental units located in 6 Lake Charles, LA properties, and a good percentage of them are furnished. You should know that the monthly rent for these already furnished units is usually bigger, but you’re saving on, well, furniture and decorating costs. These apartments can rent for up to $3,264. In case you’re feeling overwhelmed by the wide selection, we’ll give you a tip. Sort your selection by "Rent", ascending, to see the cheapest rentals listed first. Don’t let that perfect apartment slip! Contact the property to check its availability and you can secure your lease directly on RentCafe.

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