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Apartments for Rent in Anchorage, AK
427 Rentals Available

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    10251 Jamestown Dr. #205B, Anchorage, AK 99515
    2 BEDS $1,100
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    8101 Peck Ave #G-56, Anchorage, AK 99504
    2 BEDS $1,200
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    7721 Duben Ave, Anchorage, AK 99504
    3 BEDS $1,500
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    600 Barrow St., #601, Anchorage, AK 99501
    3 BEDS $3,100
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    2430 Sentry Dr #205B, Anchorage, AK 99507
    1 BED $1,050
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    1800 S. Heather Meadows Lp, Anchorage, AK 99507
    4 BEDS $2,400
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    701 Taylor Street, Anchorage, AK 99508
    Studio $1,650
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    4309 Wilson St, Anchorage, AK 99503
    3 BEDS $625+
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    8612 Boundry Ave #L4, Anchorage, AK 99504
    2 BEDS $1,250
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    3940 Eric Circle, Anchorge, AK 99507
    5 BEDS $2,500
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    1407 W 33Rd Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99503
    3 BEDS $1,800
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    1110 E 112Th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99515
    3 BEDS $2,000
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    4530 Wright St #1, Anchorage, AK 99507
    2 BEDS $900
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    6500 E 11Th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99504
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    3 BEDS $1,650
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    1708 Russian Jack, Anchorage, AK 99508
    2 BEDS $825
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    924 E. 45Th Ct., Anchorage, AK 99503
    2 BEDS $950
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    4433 Sanernesto #B209, Anchorage, AK 99508
    1 BED $1,350
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    8101 Peck Ave #L-85, Anchorage, AK 99504
    2 BEDS $1,250
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    1327 W. 25Th #109, Anchorage, AK 99503
    Studio $1,345
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    7332 Huntsman Unit#D, Anchorage, AK 99518
    2 BEDS $1,250
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    2611 Easthaven Circle, Anchorage, AK 99508
    3 BEDS $1,800
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    Mermaid Imports-209 W. Dimond Blvd Ste#4, Anchorage, AK 99515
    Studio Ask for Pricing
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    2732 Berryman Lane, Anchoarge, AK 99502
    2 BEDS $1,250
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    1320 Valley St., Anchorage, AK 99504
    3 BEDS $2,000
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    5121 Chena Ave, Anchorage, AK 99508
    2 BEDS $1,250
    3 BEDS $1,365

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Average rent in Anchorage, AK

$1,413/mo Anchorage, AK average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Anchorage, AK is $1,413.

    Anchorage, AK apartment rent ranges

    About 27% of apartment rents in Anchorage, AK range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 5% of apartments. Around 58% of Anchorage’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 10% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

    Anchorage, AK rent trends

    Getting around in Anchorage, AK

    64 /100
    Somewhat Walkable
    25 /100
    Some Transit
    62 /100
    Walk Score®: 64, Transit Score®: 25, Bike Score®: 62

    Frequently asked questions

    When were prices and availability in Anchorage, AK last updated?

    Prices and availability in Anchorage, AK were last updated on 10 Jul 2024.

    What are the best apartments in Anchorage, AK?

    The best apartments in Anchorage, AK are: The Alaskan, Kinnear Park Apartments, Arctic Sun, The Greenbriar and Chugach South.

    What is the average rent in Anchorage, AK?

    The average rent in Anchorage, AK is $1,413. Start your search for apartments in Anchorage, AK now.

    What is the price range for a studio apartment in Anchorage, AK?

    The price range for a studio apartment in Anchorage, AK is between $470 and $1,909. View all studio apartments in Anchorage, AK.

    What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Anchorage, AK?

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Anchorage, AK is between $618 and $2,310. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Anchorage, AK now.

    What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Anchorage, AK?

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Anchorage, AK is between $800 and $3,200. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Anchorage, AK.

    What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Anchorage, AK?

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Anchorage, AK is between $900 and $2,645. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Anchorage, AK.

    What type of rental buildings are in Anchorage, AK?

    In Anchorage, 37% of the residents are renting compared to 63% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 5% of Anchorage’s rentals, 77% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 16% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Anchorage, AK?

    The average age of rental buildings in Anchorage is 42 years old, with 11% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 3 stories, of which 94% are garden-style apartment communities, 6% are mid-sized buildings, and 1% are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

    What apartment floorplans are common in Anchorage, AK?

    Rental apartments in Anchorage come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 8% of units for rent, ideal for singles, renters on a budget and people who value central locations more than space. Rentals with 1-bedroom floorplans make up 42% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 41% of all rentals in Anchorage. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

    Living in Anchorage, AK

    Living in location

    Anchorage is the largest city in Alaska and serves as the economic, cultural and transportation hub of the state. As such, renters will have access to a developed job market, stable economy and big-city amenities. Plus, mountains, forests, and glaciers surround the city and offer access to outdoor activities like hiking, skiing, snowboarding, fishing and wildlife viewing. Renters here will also be part of a diverse community with events and festivals celebrating unique cultures and heritage. Of course, Anchorage experiences a sub-arctic climate with long, cold winters; mild summers; and average yearly temperatures of 10°F to 64°F. Winter temperatures can drop significantly, and snowfall is expected, so renters need to prepare winter clothing and ensure that their rental has good insulation. However, depending on the weather conditions, renters may notice the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) across the night sky.

    Anchorage also serves as a gateway for adventure seekers, with the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport providing access to remote regions of Alaska and the world. The city's location makes it an ideal spot for global logistics and commerce, further diversifying its economic landscape. With all these elements, Anchorage is a place where the frontier spirit meets modern living, offering a unique lifestyle that's hard to find anywhere else.

    Renting in Anchorage, AK

    Anchorage has versatile neighborhoods that allow renters to find something to their taste and budget. For instance, to be amidst the main events, downtown Anchorage, Midtown, and Spenard have apartments with easy access to restaurants, shops, cultural events and entertainment venues. Or, for renters looking for more privacy, single-family rentals and apartments in South Addition, Turnagain, and Hillside are close to natural spots, schools and amenities. Similarly, Airport Heights offers a more affordable alternative with rentals close to schools, parks and everyday necessities. Notably, many rental properties in Anchorage include utilities like heating, water, and trash included in the rent, but it's essential to clarify this with the landlord, as heating costs can be high during winter. Additionally, landlords can request a security deposit, which cannot exceed two months' rent.

    Things for renting

    Shopping in Anchorage, AK

    Diamond Center, Anchorage Fifth Avenue Mall, and Midtown Mall are the largest indoor shopping malls in Anchorage where renters can find popular national and international brands; fashion retailers; electronics stores; and dining options. On the other hand, Tikahtnu Commons and Glenn Square are outdoor shopping venues with big-box stores, chain restaurants and local businesses. Anchorage also has a vibrant local retail scene with authentic Alaskan products, Native Alaskan artwork, handmade crafts and antiques. Due to its proximity to outdoor activities and wilderness, renters will also find many stores specializing in outdoor gear. Major stores in Anchorage include names like Fred Meyer, Carrs, Walmart, Costco, Target, Sam's Club, JCPenney, Kohl's and Nordstrom Rack. And, for renters looking to buy fresh produce, locally made food, crafts and artisanal goods, Anchorage hosts several farmers' markets during the summer months.

    Transportation in Anchorage, AK

    There are various transportation options to get around Anchorage, but a car remains the preferred option. To that end, State Route 1 is the main thoroughfare in Anchorage that connects renters to the main attractions in the city, neighboring areas and beyond. Alternatively, the local public transportation system is known as "People Mover" and consists of a bus network covering various routes within the city and surrounding areas. Renters can also use several trolley tours to access popular tourist spots and landmarks. Or, for a faster option, the Alaska Railroad operates passenger trains connecting Anchorage to various destinations within Alaska. Biking and walking are also popular transportation options, especially in summer, as the city has many bike lanes and pedestrian trails surrounded by stunning nature. Ridesharing companies, like Uber and Lyft, also operate in Anchorage for an additional option for transportation. Finally, as the largest airport in Alaska, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport offers domestic and international flights for the whole state.

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