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Apartments for Rent in Tucson, AZ
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    2525 North Los Altos, Tucson, AZ 85705
    1 BED $745+
    2 BEDS $882+
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    4640 S Calle Santa Cruz, Tucson, AZ 85714
    Studio $1,215+
    1 BED $1,395+
    2+ BEDS $1,645+
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    200 S. Pantano Park, Tucson, AZ 85710
    1 BED $995+
    2 BEDS $1,264+
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    4175 East Fort Lowell Rd, Tucson, AZ 85712
    1 BED $840
    2 BEDS $1,030
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    6502 E Golf Links Rd, Tucson, AZ 85730
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    2855 W. Anklam Road, Tucson, AZ 85745
    1 BED $842+
    2 BEDS $1,090+
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    8030 East Lakeside Parkway, Tucson, AZ 85730
    1 BED $1,075+
    2 BEDS $1,190+
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    2901 E. Fort Lowell Rd, Tucson, AZ 85716
    1 BED $1,069+
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    2800 South Mission Road, Tucson, AZ 85713
    Studio $763+
    1 BED $900+
    2+ BEDS $1,057+
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    9170 East Golf Links Road, Tucson, AZ 85730
    1 BED $999
    2 BEDS $1,099
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    2875 E 6Th Street, Tucson, AZ 85716
    2 BEDS $675
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    550 N Harrison Rd, Tucson, AZ 85748
    1 BED $1,092+
    2 BEDS $1,304+
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    8110 E. Speedway Boulevard, Tucson, AZ 85710
    1 BED $640+
    2 BEDS $958+
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    6161 East Grant, Tucson, AZ 85712
    1 BED $780+
    2 BEDS $1,144+
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    4900 East 5Th, Tucson, AZ 85711
    Studio $747+
    1 BED $852+
    2 BEDS $1,083+
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    734 East Roger Road, Tucson, AZ 85719
    Studio $826+
    1 BED $814+
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    1440 West Irvington Road, Tucson, AZ 85746
    1 BED $1,019+
    2 BEDS $1,159+
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    6091 E. Golf Links Road, Tucson, AZ 85711
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS $1,107+
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    6001 East Pima, Tucson, AZ 85712
    1 BED $1,122+
    2 BEDS $1,521+
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    1102 E 36Th St, Tucson, AZ 85713
    Studio $1,084
    1 BED $1,374
    2 BEDS $1,684
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    115 West Limberlost Road, Tucson, AZ 85705
    1 BED $1,050
    2 BEDS $1,150
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    415 East University Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85705
    Studio $1,099+
    1 BED $1,310+
    2 BEDS $1,610+
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    9190 E. Old Spanish Trail, Tucson, AZ 85710
    1 BED $1,216+
    2 BEDS $1,535+
    3 BEDS $1,952+
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    1920 N 1St Ave, Tucson, AZ 85719
    1 BED $1,029
    2 BEDS $1,269+
    3+ BEDS $1,599+
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    855 East River Road, Tucson, AZ 85718
    Studio $850+
    1 BED $950+
    2 BEDS $1,400+

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Average rent in Tucson, AZ

$1,289/mo Tucson, AZ average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Tucson, AZ is $1,289.

    Tucson, AZ apartment rent ranges

    About 49% of apartment rents in Tucson, AZ range between $1,001-$1,500. Meanwhile, apartments priced over $1,501-$2,000 represent 15% of apartments. Around 29% of Tucson’s apartments are in the $701-$1,000 price range. 1% of apartments are priced between $501-$700.

    Tucson, AZ rent trends

    Getting around in Tucson, AZ

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    Walk Score®: 27, Bike Score®: 30

    Frequently asked questions

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

    Prices and availability in Tucson, AZ were last updated on 16 May 2024.

    What are the best apartments in Tucson, AZ?

    The best apartments in Tucson, AZ are: San Xavier Casitas, Verde Apartments, Presidio Palms Apartments, Promontory and Encantada Saguaro National.

    What is the average rent in Tucson, AZ?

    The average rent in Tucson, AZ is $1,289. Start your search for apartments in Tucson, AZ now.

    What is the price range for a studio apartment in Tucson, AZ?

    The price range for a studio apartment in Tucson, AZ is between $633 and $4,632. View all studio apartments in Tucson, AZ.

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

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Tucson, AZ is between $640 and $4,382. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Tucson, AZ now.

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

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Tucson, AZ is between $633 and $7,417. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Tucson, AZ.

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

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Tucson, AZ is between $640 and $6,443. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Tucson, AZ.

    What type of rental buildings are in Tucson, AZ?

    In Tucson 49% of the housing is rented out compared to 51% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 15% of Tucson’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 55% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 27% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Tucson, 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 Tucson are about 37 years old, on average. Of these, 18% 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 3 stories. About 95% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 6% are mid-rises, and 2% are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

    What apartment floorplans are common in Tucson, AZ?

    Studio apartments in Tucson are around 8% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 48% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 33% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

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    Living in Tucson, AZ

    Living in location

    Tucson is a vibrant, eclectic city located in southern Arizona that attracts renters from a variety of backgrounds due to its year-round warm weather and low cost of living. Its downtown is situated in a valley surrounded by the Tucson Mountains, which results in beautiful desert scenery. If you love spending time outdoors, you'll love renting in Tucson, as the area has a wealth of options for hiking, mountain biking and rock climbing nearby. Tucson is also one of Arizona's largest cultural centers and has a vibrant downtown area with a variety of restaurants, entertainment options and cultural attractions. Some of the most notable include the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum; the Pima Air and Space Museum; and the Tucson Museum of Art. There's also no shortage of job opportunities for renters in Tucson, as the city has a thriving economy. The city is particularly well-known for optics manufacturing and development, but there are also many opportunities in the tech and aerospace sectors, partially due to the presence of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. Finally, the University of Arizona is located in Tucson, so many students and academics rent in the area.

    In terms of living conveniences, Tucson offers a range of neighborhoods, from historic barrios with colorful adobe homes to modern apartments with all the amenities for renters. Public transportation is readily available, making it easy to navigate the city. For renters with families, the city has a strong educational system with numerous schools and libraries supporting learning and development.

    Renting in Tucson, AZ

    No matter who you are or what type of rental property you're looking for, you're likely to find it in Tucson. Specifically, the city has a mix of beautiful, single-family homes, as well as some low-rise and mid-rise apartment buildings, most of which are located downtown or near the University of Arizona. In particular, you'll notice a variety of colorful and unique rental homes in the Pueblo architecture style, as well as some rentals with Spanish and Mediterranean architectural influences. Plus, many of Tucson's rental properties are in walkable neighborhoods laid out in a grid system. However, the city's overwhelming heat can make walking around difficult in the summer. Additionally, most rentals don't have lawns in an effort to conserve water, but rather feature cacti and other native plants. Likewise, because Tucson receives so much sun each year, many apartment complexes also feature solar panels. Notably, Tucson's rental prices are very affordable when compared to other major cities of its size, with no shortage of budget-friendly apartment options. There are also many apartment options that cater specifically to students, military personnel and retirees in Tucson.

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    Shopping in Tucson, AZ

    Tucson's largest shopping area is the Tucson Mall, which is located on the north side of town near the foothills. Here, renters will find a variety of department stores, including Macy's, Dillard's and Sears, as well as a variety of other popular chain stores. Of course, big-box stores - like Walmart, Target and Best Buy - also have locations in this area. Meanwhile, renters looking for local retailers to shop will find plenty of options in downtown Tucson, including a variety of trendy vintage stores. Or, the El Con Center is another shopping mall conveniently located in the center of town with shops like Walmart, Target and Marshalls. And, no matter what neighborhood you're renting in, you'll have grocery stores nearby in Tucson with options like Safeway, Albertson's, Trader Joe's, Sprouts and more.

    Transportation in Tucson, AZ

    Tucson renters have a variety of transportation options to choose from. Here, driving is one of the most popular ways to get around, particularly for those who like exploring the nearby Tucson Mountains. To that end, I-10 runs directly through the west side of the city, but the east side of the city doesn't have access to a major highway. Alternatively, renters without cars can take advantage of Tucson's extensive bus system. The city also has a streetcar line connecting downtown with the University of Arizona campus. Biking is also popular among renters in Tucson, and the city has an extensive network of bike lanes and trails. Finally, for domestic travel, Tucson International Airport is located just south of downtown, and Amtrak also provides service to Tucson.

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