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$1,893/mo Goodyear, AZ average rental price, March 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Goodyear, AZ is $1,893.

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When were prices and availability in Goodyear, AZ last updated?

Prices and availability in Goodyear, AZ were last updated on 27 Mar 2023.

What are the best apartments in Goodyear, AZ?

The best apartments in Goodyear, AZ are: Palm Valley Villas, Encantada Canyon Trails, Mera Goodyear 55+, Solace at Ballpark Village and Adiamo Palm Valley.

What is the average rent in Goodyear, AZ?

The average rent in Goodyear, AZ is $1,893. Start your search for apartments in Goodyear, AZ now.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Goodyear, AZ?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Goodyear, AZ is between $1,348 and $3,163. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Goodyear, AZ now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Goodyear, AZ?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Goodyear, AZ is between $1,375 and $4,124. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Goodyear, AZ.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Goodyear, AZ?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Goodyear, AZ is between $1,616 and $4,724. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Goodyear, AZ.

What type of rental buildings are in Goodyear, AZ?

In Goodyear 21% of the housing is rented out compared to 79% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 15% of Goodyear’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 26% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 58% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Goodyear, AZ?

The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Goodyear are about 17 years old, on average. Of these, 83% have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 2 stories. About 91% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, none are mid-rises, and none are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in Goodyear, AZ?

Studio apartments in Goodyear are around 0.8% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 42% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 48% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

Renter's guide to Goodyear, AZ

Goodyear is conveniently located within the western suburbs of Phoenix, Arizona. Widely considered one of the best communities in the marvelous Maricopa County, this is an ideal home for those who want to live a suburban lifestyle while being really close to a major city!

This is also a fitting place for folks who prefer warmer weather. Since it is the southwest region, things can really heat up here. This is especially true during the summer months when the barometer typically stays above 90°F and can often top 100°F. However, after August the temps typically drop to around 70°F and rarely go below 55°F. Although it is always a dry heat, the low humidity levels help to make the climate a bit more pleasant.

Furthermore, Goodyear is a mid-sized city covering almost 200 sq. miles that recently ranked #7 in a list of 'America's 50 Best Cities to Live' on the financial blog 24/7 Wall Street. In fact, it was the only city in Arizona to make the insightful list. When compiling the report, they considered several variables including employment growth, accessibility to restaurants and attractions, education options, crime rates, and housing affordability.

Tips for renting in Goodyear, AZ

When searching for a place to rent in Goodyear, it's a smart move to first learn more about your rights as a renter in Arizona. Rental laws often differ from state to state, so it's recommended to know them. The Arizona Residential Landlord and Tenant Act regarding standard rental housing was written to establish the obligations and rights of landlords and tenants.

The above-mentioned document can be viewed online and/or downloaded for free. For additional information or assistance, contact the free community legal services in Maricopa County or consult an attorney.

Lastly, because of the extreme temperatures here during the summer months, it's a good idea to inquire about air conditioning in any place you're considering renting. Also ask if it is energy efficient and up-to-date on maintenance. Remember that utilities could already be included as part of the rent in Goodyear. Therefore, you should inquire about that as well when looking for a new place to live.

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Goodyear, AZ demographics

Goodyear, AZ has a population of 93,651 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 49,041 of Goodyear’s residents are women and 44,610 are men. The median age of those who live in Goodyear, AZ is 39.5.

Living in Goodyear, AZ

There are many things to like about living in Goodyear, from the mild winters and central location, to the peaceful people, and the scenic surroundings. Though approximately 75% of residents here own their homes, there is a substantial selection of rentals in Goodyear. Another nice aspect is the close proximity to Phoenix and other inviting Arizona cities such as Tempe and Mesa.

Also, the usual commute for Goodyear residents is approximately 26 minutes, with a large percentage of them using the local system called Drove Alone. Since many here are car owners, the number of people using public transportation is actually 92% lower than the national average. Another convenience when living in Goodyear is being near Sky Harbor International Airport.

Goodyear, AZ households

  • 24,677 Family
    6,679 Non-family
  • 11,704 Children
    19,652 No Children
  • 31,356Total Number of Households
  • 2.85Average People Per Household
  • $91,073Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 31,356 households in Goodyear, AZ. 24,677 are family households and 6,679 are non-family households. There are 11,704 households with children in Goodyear and 19,652 households without children. On average, about 2.85 people live in a household in Goodyear, AZ.

Things to do in Goodyear, AZ

No matter what kind of activities or entertainment you enjoy, you're sure to find it here in Goodyear. In addition to a variety of exceptional eateries and spacious parks, there are sports complexes, concert venues, and annual special events. In fact, the city regularly hosts festivals to celebrate the seasons.

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For outdoor recreation, Wildlife World is located here and home to the largest collection of exotic animals in Arizona. And Goodyear Community Park features all sorts of fun, such as playing fields, sand volleyball courts, BBQ areas, and playgrounds. Also, since golfing is a popular activity in this region, many residents regularly frequent the golf courses in Goodyear.

Of course there are a few shopping malls and outdoor marketplaces in the area as well. A few notable places include Palm Valley Pavilions West, Canyon Trails Towne Center, and the Market at Estrella Falls. Plus, Harkins Theatres recently opened a super-modern multiplex cinema near Estrella Falls.

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Goodyear, AZ employment & economy

Job opportunities in Goodyear and the immediate area are abundant. In fact, the unemployment rate is lower than the national average, which should be an indicator that many people are able to find a job in Goodyear. The city is home to sizable warehouses and fulfillment centers for Amazon as well as other retailers. Plus, REI opened a huge warehouse here within the past few years.

In addition, this city has an exceptional Economic Development Department that provides up-to-date job & industry info along with other resources for residents. Some of the bigger industries around here include healthcare, aviation, and manufacturing. Yet many people are also employed in education and retail sales, or service. It's also interesting to note that the number of people who work from home in Goodyear is 65% higher than the national average. So, that might be a possibility as well.

Education in Goodyear, AZ

You'll find a wide selection of public schools in Goodyear and on the outskirts. Due to 3 school districts in the region, residents have 45 possible schools to choose from. That number of course includes elementary, middle, and high. In addition, we also have 4 private schools in Goodyear, including Phoenix Christian Elementary and Montessori in the Park.

For adult education in Goodyear, several institutions can be found in the area. More precisely, there are exactly 29 colleges located within 50 miles of here. However, the closest is Estrella Mountain Community College, which is about 15 miles from the city center of Goodyear. A few of the bigger schools that are not too far include Arizona State University - Tempe and University of Arizona in Tucson.

Goodyear, AZ education statistics

The level of education of the population of Goodyear, AZ is as follows: 2% have no high school education, 26% completed some high school, 32% partially completed college, 10% have an Associate Degree, 18% have a Bachelor Degree, and 11% have a Graduate Degree.

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