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2 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in West Des Moines, IA
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    225 Prairie View Drive, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    3861 Woodland Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    • $962+
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    6455 Galleria Drive, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    • $1,510
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    2000 Westown Pkwy. #37, West Des Moines, IA 50265
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    1260 S Jordan Creek Parkway Unit 13000, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    7171 Woodland Avenue, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    355 88Th St., West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    1340 42Nd Street, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    3901 Woodland Ave., West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    360 Bridgewood Drive #4000, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    3000 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    • $1,028+
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    4403 Woodland Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    1200 Office Park Road, West Des Moines, IA 50265
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    204 South 64Th Street, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    5101 - 5159 Hawthorne Dr, West Des Moines, IA 50265
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    • $1,250+
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    6565 Wistful Vista Dr, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    • $1,495+
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    1200 Office Park Road, West Des Moines, IA 50265
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    860 S. 68Th Street, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    1155 Office Park Rd, Ste. 100A, West Des Moines, IA 50265
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    8980 Slate Dr., West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    900 65Th St, Windsor Heights, IA 50324
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    8825 Hickman Road, Urbandale, IA 50322
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    2510 Canterbury Rd, Urbandale, IA 50322
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    4400 Park Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50321
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    4200 Park Ave, Des Moines, IA 50321
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a 2 bedroom apartment in West Des Moines, IA?

The price range of a 2 bedroom apartment is between $845 and $2,875. Search 2 bedroom apartments in West Des Moines, IA.

How many 2 bedroom apartments for rent are available in West Des Moines, IA on RentCafe?

There are 22 2 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in West Des Moines, IA were last updated on 6 Jul 2022.

What is the average size of a 2 bedroom apartment in West Des Moines, IA?

The average West Des Moines, IA 2 bedroom apartment size is 1,062 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 2 bedroom apartment in West Des Moines, IA?

2 bedroom apartments offer more space compared to 1 bedroom or studio apartments. They are more suitable for 2 persons.

What are the downsides of renting a 2 bedroom apartment in West Des Moines, IA?

A 2 bedroom apartment is usually slightly more expensive than a 1 bedroom apartment. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in West Des Moines, IA.

West Des Moines, IA Demographics

  • Total Population66,724
  • Female 33,057
    Male 33,667
  • Median Age35.7

According to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau, the total population in West Des Moines, IA is 66,724. The makeup of the population by gender is 33,057 men and 33,667 women. The median age of West Des Moines’s residents is 35.7.

Average Rent in West Des Moines, IA

  • West Des Moines, IA Average Rental Price, June 2022 $1,085 /mo

The monthly rate for West Des Moines, IA apartments is on average $1,085.

West Des Moines, IA Apartment Rent Ranges

Approximately 1% of apartments in West Des Moines, IA charge rents around $501-$700. A share of 49% of West Des Moines’s rental apartments have monthly rents between $701-$1,000. In the rent range of $1,001-$1,500 there are 42% apartment units. 7% of the city’s apartments are in the highest price range of $1,501-$2,000.

West Des Moines, IA Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Jun / 2022
West Des Moines, IA $965 $986 $997 $998 $998 $996 $1,007 $1,037 $1,053 $1,085
National $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

The average price of rental apartments nationwide is $1,628, while the monthly rent in West Des Moines, IA is $1,085, on average.

West Des Moines, IA Households

  • Total Number of Households29,440
  • Family 16,528
    Non-family 12,912
  • Children 8,725
    No Children 20,715
  • Average People Per Household2.25
  • Median Household Income$74,159
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,135

There is a total of 29,440 households in West Des Moines, IA, of which 8,725 have children and 20,715 are without children. Per Census data, West Des Moines has 16,528 family households and 12,912 non-family households. The size of a household in West Des Moines, IA is 2.25 people, on average. The median household annual income in West Des Moines is $74,159, and the monthly housing costs are $1,135.

West Des Moines, IA Education Statistics

In West Des Moines, IA, 1% of the population have no high school education, according to estimates published by the U.S. Census Bureau. 17% of the city’s population went to high school, 22% of residents completed some college, 10% of the population hold an Associate Degree, as many as 33% hold a Bachelor Degree, and 16% hold a Graduate Degree.

Renting a 2 bedroom apartment in West Des Moines, IA

A new little family member made its appearance in your life and your apartment suddenly became too small? Having some toys laying around in the living room at noon is one thing. But stepping on Thomas the Tank Engine in your own bedroom, in the middle of the night, when the only thing you want to do is drink some water and go back to sleep, is a truly awakening, eye opening experience. Not something that you’d expect at 2:30 a.m. Frankly, it looks like you’re one bedroom short. But there’s no need to be worried as there are as many as 36 apartments available for rent in West Des Moines, IA at your fingertips, among which you will surely find plenty of 2 bedroom apartment rentals as well. Whether you want just a few appliances and you’d prefer to bring your own stuff or you’re searching for a fully furnished living space, there are options for either one and solutions for every budget. After all, there can be huge differences between different parts of West Des Moines, IA. Rents go all the way up to $1,760 in Pheasant Ridge but you can also find a place to call home for as cheap as Model.CheapestArea.MinimumPrice in Valley Junction.

Cheap housing for young families

If you are a small, dynamic family renting a 2 bedroom is a smart choice as it offers the golden ratio of living space, location and price. All these are now important criteria that you have to have. Space? If you want to keep yourself and Thomas the Tank Engine in different rooms, then this one doesn’t need any explanation. Location? You don’t want to totally give-up on those Friday nights out or your Thursday after-hours, but babysitters cannot always stay late in the night, so it helps if you’re in an area close to restaurants and theatres. Price? You could put the extra couple of bucks you’re saving on rent monthly into your child’s college savings plan. Whatever your golden ratio may be, we are convinced that you’ll find something interesting amongst the 25 listings in West Des Moines, IA. If price is important, finding plenty of cheap 2 bedroom apartments shouldn’t be a problem as the lowest rents start at $820 per month.

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