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3 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Iowa City, IA
7 Rentals Available

  • 1 day ago

    671 Nex Ave, Iowa City, IA 52245
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,200
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  • 1 day ago

    2626 Bartelt Road, Iowa City, IA 52246
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,211+
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  • Resident Rated

    10 Penn Oaks Dr., North Liberty, IA 52317
    5 Units available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $695+
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Are you looking to upgrade to a larger apartment? Are there certain requirements that you and your family need to be able to find the perfect apartment? Browse 3 bedroom apartments near you on RentCafe to find the one that fits your family. Filter by size, price, and amenities both inside and outside the apartment, and check reviews by verified residents, to make sure you are choosing the apartment that is perfect for you and your family.

Browse for 3 bedroom apartments near you, whether you want to stay in the same neighborhood or ZIP code, or in any city in the U.S. that you plan on moving to. We can help you find the one that is near all the essential places, such as stores, parks, schools and even your job, at the price that suits your budget. Your next home is waiting, let's find it!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the average size of a 3 bedroom apartment in Iowa City, IA?

The average Iowa City, IA 3 bedroom apartment size is 910 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Iowa City, IA?

Renting a 3 bedroom apartment offers extra space compared to a 2 bedroom apartment, suited for a family or for sharing it with someone else.

What are the downsides of renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Iowa City, IA?

A 3 bedroom apartment is more expensive than smaller units and it usually comes with higher utility costs. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments or 2 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Iowa City, IA.

Iowa City, IA Demographics

  • Total Population75,849
  • Female 37,863
    Male 37,986
  • Median Age26.3

A total population of 75,849 lives in Iowa City, IA, according to data published by the U.S. Census Bureau. Population statistics show that 37,986 of Iowa City’s residents are women and 37,863 are men. The median age of the population in Iowa City, IA is 26.3.

Iowa City, IA Households

  • Total Number of Households31,483
  • Family 13,249
    Non-family 18,234
  • Children 5,945
    No Children 25,538
  • Average People Per Household2.2
  • Median Household Income$48,148
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,038

According to the U.S. Census, there are 31,483 households in Iowa City, IA. The Census estimates also show that 13,249 are family households and 18,234 are non-family households. Moreover, Iowa City has 5,945 households with children in Iowa City and 25,538 households without children. On average, about 2.2 people constitute a household in Iowa City, IA. The median income of a Iowa City household living in Iowa City is $48,148 per year. The housing costs per month are estimated around $1,038.

Iowa City, IA Education Statistics

According to U.S. Census Bureau estimates, the share of residents in Iowa City, IA that have no high school education is 1%, and the share of those who went to high school is 22%. 17% of residents have some college education, 7% have an Associate Degree, while 30% have a Bachelor Degree, and a share of 23% have a Graduate Degree.

Renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Iowa City, IA

Upgrading to a 3 bedroom apartment can have its pros and cons. Most renters who are looking for a three bedroom rental is because they need extra space for a home office, or for a child. This size apartment is also practical to share with roommates as it actually saves money on rent when 3 or 4 people get together to rent a 3 bedroom unit. They are very spacious, averaging around 977 Sq.Ft.. Or you can get even more space if you select “3+” beds in the top menu. The only down side is that they cost more. In Iowa City, IA, rents on 3 bedroom apartments go up to $1,652. 3 rental properties offer 3 bedroom units in Iowa City, IA to choose from. You are more likely to find 3 bedroom apartments in primarily residential neighborhoods, away from business districts and urban cores.

Tips on finding a cheap 3 bedroom apartment in Iowa City, IA

For most renters, the cost of rent is the major pain point. The larger the apartment, the more money comes out of their pocket. For that reason, cheap 3 bedroom apartments are in high demand and hard to come by. Though rent prices can go as low as $695 in Iowa City, IA, the market is still tight. But with a little diligence and some handy search tools, you will find an affordable apartment. Try an area that’s further away from the main city attractions, or try an older building that may have cheaper apartments and a ton of charm. Sometimes lower-priced residential areas have diversity and ethnic authenticity that lend them a lot of character and color.

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