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3 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in West Des Moines, IA - 16 Rentals available

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West Des Moines, IA Demographics

  • Total Population61,266
  • Female 30,710
    Male 30,556
  • Median Age34.4

Average Rent for 3 Bedroom apartments in West Des Moines, IA

  • The average rent for a 3 Bedroom apartment in West Des Moines, IA, November 2018$966/mo
  • 1 Bedroom$885
  • 2 Bedrooms$983
  • 3 Bedrooms$1,157

West Des Moines, IA 3 Bedroom Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $701-$1,00043%
  • $1,001-$1,50044%
  • $1,501-$2,00013%

West Des Moines, IA 3 Bedroom Apartment Rent Trends

Average Rent All rentals Studio 1 Bed 2 Beds 3 Beds
Nov / 2018 $966 $1,157
Jan / 2018 $966 $1,159
Sept / 2017 $971 $1,173
May / 2017 $982 $1,197
Jan / 2017 $969 $1,181
Sept / 2016 $973 $1,197
May / 2016 $956 $1,158
Jan / 2016 $957 $1,188
Sept / 2015 $943 $1,159
May / 2015 $939 $1,088

West Des Moines, IA Households

  • Total Number of Households25,884
  • Family 15,578
    Non-family 10,306
  • Children 8,232
    No Children 17,652
  • Average People Per Household2.35
  • Median Household Income$71,200
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,035

West Des Moines, IA Education Statistics

  • No High School2%
  • Some High School18%
  • Some College19%
  • Associate Degree10%
  • Bachelor Degree36%
  • Graduate Degree15%

Renting a 3 bedroom apartment in West Des Moines, IA

With 16 apartments in West Des Moines, IA, it can be hard finding just the right 3 bedroom apartment. Before you even start thinking about size, price and features, you have to choose a neighborhood. And that’s no easy task, considering that, depending on the area, you get a wide range of rentals in West Des Moines, IA, from very cheap to very expensive. Pheasant Ridge is the most expensive neighborhood of West Des Moines, IA with rents as high as $2,250, while in more affordable areas like Quail Park the monthly rent can be as low as . Then you also have to factor in the distance to work, kindergarten and/or school. It’s an important decision, as most likely you’re going to spend the next couple of years in this apartment with your family. You are not just searching for an apartment to live in, you’re searching for a home. The internet is supposed to help, but it only confuses you further with redundant lists of things you should pay attention to. We know the feeling very well. Let us give you just one piece of advice: take the rational path and get your priorities right. The only person who knows what type of apartment you need is you. Create a mental or written list of things you absolutely cannot live without, filter accordingly. If a balcony or a garage is absolutely crucial, then head on to the filters section and check the ones you want. This way you will save time by skipping the apartments that don’t meet your criteria.

Is choosing a cheap apartment worth it?

There are certainly plenty of options among our 16 available units in West Des Moines, IA if you’re considering also cheap 3 bedroom apartments. But are they worth considering? Certainly. Yet, you should not get carried away with very low prices, as your decision is not affecting only you. Most probably you’re moving with a family, and for the next few years this will be the place where your children will create memories. Good or bad. Remember how much you hated staying between four walls when you were a kid? Are there any playgrounds or parks around? Neighborhood amenities are important too. Cheap apartments in West Des Moines, IA have low prices mostly because of their location. Take into account your morning commute. With children morning commutes are quite long anyway, so moving to that amazing apartment in Quail Park can quickly become a drag if it’s on the opposite end of town than your job or the oldest one’s school. That being said, cheap apartments can be really good deals, but not at any price.