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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Milwaukee, WI
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    1609 N. Prospect Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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    7960 N. 107Th St., Milwaukee, WI 53224
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    • $1,330
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    2200 N. 31St Street, Milwaukee, WI 53208
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    4601 S. 1St Street, Milwaukee, WI 53207
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    8183 N. 107Th St., Milwaukee, WI 53224
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    • $1,120
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    1522 Marshall Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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    5167 N. Lovers Lane, Milwaukee, WI 53225
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    1818 North Commerce Street, Milwaukee, WI 53212
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    1947 N Prospect Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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    910 E Land Place, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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    • $1,735
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    1900 W. Layton Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53221
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    • $1,005
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    10300 W. Fountain Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53224
    5 Units available
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    • $1,210+
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    1857 E Kenilworth Place, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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    • $1,695
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    9220 N 75Th Street #101, Milwaukee, WI 53223
    5 Units available
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    • $830+
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    1303 N 10Th St, Milwaukee, WI 53205
    8 Units available
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    • $1,495+
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    1210 W. North Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53206
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    1720 S. 29Th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53215
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    9200 North 75Th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53223
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    2195 W. State Street, Milwaukee, WI 53233
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    1437 N Jefferson St, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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    • $1,665+
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    214 E Florida Street, Milwaukee, WI 53204
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    • $1,416+
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    2141 S Robinson Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207
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    • $1,515
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    2628-2630 N. Humboldt Blvd., Milwaukee, WI 53212
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    • $855
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    2047 N Cambridge Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53211
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    1725 N. Prospect Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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    10901 West Donna Drive, Milwaukee, WI 53224
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    Playbill Flats, 231 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53203
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    720 N Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr., Milwaukee, WI 53203
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    1302 N Astor Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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    1320 S 1St Street, Milwaukee, WI 53204
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    3728 S. 43Rd St #16, Milwaukee, WI 53220
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  • 1110 East Ogden Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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  • 7960 N. 107Th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53224
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    841 N. 15Th St., Milwaukee, WI 53233
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    • $725
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    521 W. Lapham Blvd., Milwaukee, WI 53202
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    1429 N. Prospect Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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    3100 W. Center St, Milwaukee, WI 53210
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    710 W. Historic Mitchell, Milwaukee, WI 53204
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    235 S. 2Nd Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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    2627 W. Lapham Street, Milwaukee, WI 53204
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    711-825 North 16Th St., Milwaukee, WI 53233
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    2508 N. Stowell Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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    • $825
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    1244 North 9Th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53205
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    2901-2907 S. 43Rd St., Milwaukee, WI 53219
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    725 N Plankinton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203
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    4765 N 32Nd St, Milwaukee, WI 53209
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    120 E. National Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53203
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    9239 North 75Th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53223
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    222 S. 3Rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204
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    1851-55 N. Humboldt, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a 1 bedroom apartment in Milwaukee, WI?

The price range of a 1 bedroom apartment is between $620 and $1,941. Search 1 bedroom apartments in Milwaukee, WI.

How many 1 bedroom apartments for rent are available in Milwaukee, WI on RentCafe?

There are 131 1 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Milwaukee, WI were last updated on 16 May 2022.

What is the average size of a 1 bedroom apartment in Milwaukee, WI?

The average Milwaukee, WI 1 bedroom apartment size is 578 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Milwaukee, WI?

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 Milwaukee, WI?

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 Milwaukee, WI.

Milwaukee, WI Demographics

  • Total Population594,548
  • Female 286,081
    Male 308,467
  • Median Age31.5

In total, Milwaukee, WI has 594,548 residents, 308,467 women and 286,081 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of Milwaukee’s population is 31.5.

Average Rent in Milwaukee, WI

  • Milwaukee, WI Average Rental Price, February 2022 $1,308 /mo

The average rent for an apartment in Milwaukee, WI is $1,308 per month.

Milwaukee, WI Apartment Rent Ranges

A share of 6% of apartments in Milwaukee, WI are in the lowest price range of $501-$700. Around 18% of rentals in this city are in the highest price range of $1,501-$2,000. Around 30% of Milwaukee’s apartments have monthly rents between $701-$1,000. There are 35% of apartments with rents between $1,001-$1,500.

Milwaukee, WI Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Feb / 2022
Milwaukee, WI $1,162 $1,178 $1,195 $1,185 $1,197 $1,210 $1,203 $1,198 $1,244 $1,291 $1,308
National $1,362 $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

The average rent for an apartment in Milwaukee, WI is $1,308, whereas the average monthly rent in the U.S. is $1,628.

Milwaukee, WI Households

  • Total Number of Households230,086
  • Family 124,864
    Non-family 105,222
  • Children 71,510
    No Children 158,576
  • Average People Per Household2.51
  • Median Household Income$41,838
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$901

Milwaukee, WI has 230,086 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 124,864 family households and 105,222 non-family households in the city. 71,510 Milwaukee households have children and 158,576 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in Milwaukee, WI is 2.51. The median income in Milwaukee is $41,838 per household per year, with $901 spent on housing monthly.

Milwaukee, WI Education Statistics

5% of the Milwaukee, WI population have no high school education, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 41% of the city’s residents went to high school, 25% completed some college, 6% of the population earned an Associate Degree, 15% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 7% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Milwaukee, WI

With a monthly rent as low as $597 and up to $2,602, 52 one bedroom apartments are available to rent in Milwaukee, WI. The average size for this type of apartment is 866 Sq.Ft., which is perfect for both singles and couples. For maximum efficiency in finding your future home, you should decide on the must-haves. Are you looking for an apartment in need of some TLC or are you interested in a one bedroom furnished apartment ready to move in? Do you want to go for a luxury extra large studio or do you prefer cheap one bedroom apartments? Regardless of your answer, we have you covered. Feel free to use our filters, sorting, saved searches and all the options created to help you manage your search and find your next apartment as soon as possible.

3-in-1 one bedroom apartment: cheap, practical, enjoyable

Since you’re here, chances are you are interested in single bedroom apartments for rent that won’t leave you broke. If you were to describe your definition of a great deal, we assume you’d summarize it as such: spend as little money as possible and get the most apartment out of it. We’re with you on this one! Affordable 1 bedroom apartments are not out of your reach: the lowest asking rent for such an apartment in Milwaukee, WI is $597. Yup, you’ve read that right. One bedroom apartments overtake studios in terms of square footage and they offer just enough space to fulfill your earnest need for privacy, for just a few extra dollars per month. If you prefer something smaller, one bedroom efficiency apartments are even cheaper and equally convenient. It is important that you find pleasure in your living space, so don’t focus just on the price, rather pick the apartment that measures up to your expectations and satisfies your aesthetic taste.

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