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Kent, WA Demographics
- Total Population126,561
Female 63,422Male 63,139
- Median Age34.1
Average Rent in Kent, WA
- Kent, WA Average Rental Price, December 2019 $1,515 /mo
Kent, WA Apartment Rent Ranges
- > $2,0006%
Kent, WA Rent Trends
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Average rent is projected to grow by 3% in 2019 compared to 2018.
Please note that projected rent growth is calculated at city level.
Kent, WA Households
- Total Number of Households43,509
Family 29,693Non-family 13,816
Children 16,019No Children 27,490
- Average People Per Household2.86
- Median Household Income$64,573
- Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,338
Kent, WA Education Statistics
- No High School6%
- Some High School34%
- Some College29%
- Associate Degree10%
- Bachelor Degree15%
- Graduate Degree6%
Renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Kent, WA
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 908 Sqft. 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 Kent, WA, rents on 3 bedroom apartments go up to $3,722. 29 rental properties offer 3 bedroom units in Kent, WA 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 Kent, WA
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 $1,200 in Kent, WA, 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. Try searching in more affordable neighborhoods, like The Lakes or another nearby. Sometimes lower-priced residential areas have diversity and ethnic authenticity that lend them a lot of character and color.