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3 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Salt Lake City, UT - 26 Rentals available


Salt Lake City’s average rent reached $1,268 in December

Salt Lake City’s average rent reached $1,268 in December, after a 2.2% increase since last year. Utah’s most populous city and a renter-majority city (52%), Salt Lake City is a diverse and vibrant place to live in, with apartment rents below the national average of $1,462. [View Full Report]

Salt Lake City apartment rent report

Salt Lake City’s average rent was $1,268 in December

Salt Lake City’s average rent reached $1,268 in December, after a 2.2% increase since last year. Utah’s most populous city and a renter-majority city (52%), Salt Lake City is a diverse and vibrant place to live in, with apartment rents below the national average of $1,462.

This December, the average rent for an apartment in Salt Lake City has increased less than in other surrounding cities such as West Jordan ($1,223, up 3.8%) and West Valley City, where rent went up 6.3%, reaching $1,198.

Salt Lake City apartment rent report

What it costs to rent in the largest renter hubs in the Salt Lake City area

A renter-majority city itself, Salt Lake City (52%) is surrounded by other cities popular among renters. The city with the largest renter share is Provo, where renters make up 61% of the city’s households. Provo apartments go for $1,454 on average, which is 4.5% more compared to last year. Following a 4.4% increase, renting in Midvale (57%) averages on $1,193 a month as of December. Ogden comes in fourth with 44%, where apartments go for $987, after a 4.0% annual increase. In Clearfield (43%), the average rent is $1,106 after a significant 5.6% increase compared to last year.

The priciest and cheapest cities for renters in the Salt Lake City area

At $1,454 a month, Provo is the priciest city for renters in the Salt Lake City area. Herriman is the second most expensive with an average rate of $1,418, while South Jordan’s $1,363 average puts it in third place.

Ogden rentals are the most budget-friendly in the Salt Lake City area, with an average price of $987. For renters in search of more affordable options, next up are Taylorsville rentals, going for $1,062 per month. Clearfield apartments are the third least pricey, with a $1,106 monthly average as of December.

Salt Lake City apartment rent report

Methodology

RENTCafe.com is a nationwide apartment search website that enables renters to easily find apartments and houses for rent throughout the United States. 

The data on average rents included in our reports comes directly from competitively-rented (market-rate) large-scale multifamily properties (50+ units in size), via telephone survey. The data is compiled and reported by our sister company Yardi Matrix, a business development and asset management tool for brokers, sponsors, banks and equity sources underwriting investments in the multifamily, office, industrial and self-storage sectors. Fully-affordable properties are not included in the survey and are not reported in rental rate averages. Local rent reports include only cities with a statistically-relevant stock of large-scale multifamily properties of 50+ units.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a 3 bedroom apartment in Salt Lake City, UT?

The price range of a 3 bedroom apartment is between $1,192 and $5,377. Search 3 bedroom apartments in Salt Lake City, UT.

How many 3 bedroom apartments for rent are available in Salt Lake City, UT on RENTCafé?

There are 2 3 bedroom rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Salt Lake City, UT were last updated on 16 Jan 2021.

What is the average size of a 3 bedroom apartment in Salt Lake City, UT?

The average Salt Lake City, UT 3 bedroom apartment size is 1,204 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Salt Lake City, UT?

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 Salt Lake City, UT?

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 RENTCafé apartments for rent in Salt Lake City, UT.

Salt Lake City, UT Demographics

  • Total Population195,701
  • Female 100,612
    Male 95,089
  • Median Age32

Average Rent in Salt Lake City, UT

  • Salt Lake City, UT Average Rental Price, October 2020 $1,253 /mo

    Salt Lake City, UT Apartment Rent Ranges

    • $501-$7001%
    • $701-$1,00024%
    • $1,001-$1,50055%
    • $1,501-$2,00016%
    • > $2,0004%

    Salt Lake City, UT Rent Trends

    Average Rent Nov / 2017 Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Oct / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Oct / 2020
    Salt Lake City, UT $1,117 $1,112 $1,160 $1,198 $1,200 $1,235 $1,254 $1,253 $1,244 $1,239 $1,253
    National $1,377 $1,380 $1,417 $1,426 $1,430 $1,466 $1,466 $1,473 $1,474 $1,461 $1,464
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    Salt Lake City, UT Households

    • Total Number of Households78,229
    • Family 40,229
      Non-family 38,000
    • Children 19,609
      No Children 58,620
    • Average People Per Household2.43
    • Median Household Income$56,370
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,026

    Salt Lake City, UT Education Statistics

    • No High School5%
    • Some High School25%
    • Some College22%
    • Associate Degree7%
    • Bachelor Degree24%
    • Graduate Degree17%

    Renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Salt Lake City, UT

    With 25 apartments in Salt Lake City, UT, 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 Salt Lake City, UT, from very cheap to very expensive. 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 25 available units in Salt Lake City, UT 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 Salt Lake City, UT 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 Taylorsville 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.

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