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Average rent in Cape Coral, FL

$2,062/mo Cape Coral, FL average rental price, October 2022
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Cape Coral, FL is $2,062.

    Cape Coral, FL apartment rent ranges

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    Getting around in Cape Coral, FL

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    26 /100
    Somewhat Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 2, Bike Score®: 26

    Frequently asked questions

    When were prices and availability in Cape Coral, FL last updated?

    Prices and availability in Cape Coral, FL were last updated on 22 Mar 2023.

    What are the best apartments in Cape Coral, FL?

    The best apartments in Cape Coral, FL are: Coralina Apartments, The Cape at Savona Point, Oasis at Surfside, 2011 SW 30th Street CAPE CORAL, FL 33914 and 106 NW 24th Ter.

    What is the average rent in Cape Coral, FL?

    The average rent in Cape Coral, FL is $2,062. Start your search for apartments in Cape Coral, FL now.

    What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Cape Coral, FL?

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Cape Coral, FL is between $1,800 and $3,175. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Cape Coral, FL now.

    What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Cape Coral, FL?

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Cape Coral, FL is between $2,074 and $3,835. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Cape Coral, FL.

    What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Cape Coral, FL?

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Cape Coral, FL is between $1,745 and $3,835. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Cape Coral, FL.

    What type of rental buildings are in Cape Coral, FL?

    In Cape Coral 23% of the housing is rented out compared to 77% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 4% of Cape Coral’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 41% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 54% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Cape Coral, FL?

    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 Cape Coral are about 14 years old, on average. Of these, 80% 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 89% 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 Cape Coral, FL?

    Rental apartments in Cape Coral come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 2% 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 37% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 48% of all rentals in Cape Coral. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

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    Living in Cape Coral, FL

    If you are looking for an apartment for rent in a city that embodies everything that Florida has to offer, from the radiant sunshine and easy access to beaches to a life turned towards the water, then you should consider moving to Cape Coral. Nicknamed “Waterfront Wonderland” — and with good reasons — Cape Coral features over 400 miles of man-made canals, many of which directly access the Caloosahatchee River and the Gulf of Mexico. So, if you’ve been dreaming of a rental apartment with waterfront views in Florida, this is your chance. Besides, renters will benefit from the many advantages of living in Cape Coral, such as well-rated schools, a low crime rate, and a high quality of life. However, it is best to make sure that your rental apartment in Cape Coral is insured against flooding, since the hurricanes — a common occurrence in Florida — can lead to devastating floods.

    Renting in Cape Coral, FL

    Renter households are the minority in Cape Coral, and most people living here are homeowners. The cost of renting in Cape Coral is almost on par with the national average, making this sunny city more affordable than other similar locations in Florida. Cape Coral is a planned community featuring a wide range of housing catering to all budgets and tastes, ranging from McMansions and high-rise condominium communities to more affordable cottages and apartments for rent. The rental laws in the Sunshine State do not state a maximum amount for a security deposit. However, renters in Cape Coral can expect to pay the equivalent of one and a half to two months’ rent to secure a rental apartment in Cape Coral.

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    Cape Coral, FL demographics

    Cape Coral, FL has a population of 193,003 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 96,794 of Cape Coral’s residents are women and 96,209 are men. The median age of those who live in Cape Coral, FL is 48.3.

    Shopping in Cape Coral, FL

    Apartment-dwellers in Cape Coral will not have any difficulties finding a supermarket within easy distance from their rentals Cape Coral. The city is home to several Publix and Walmart locations. In addition, budget-conscious shoppers will appreciate the two Aldi stores in Cape Coral. For more exotic fare, the city also has several stores specializing in Hispanic products. Coral Wood Shopping Center and The Shops at Midpoint Center are the main two shopping malls in Cape Coral, where local renters can find a wide variety of retailers, eating options, and entertainment such as movie theaters.

    Cape Coral, FL households

    • 51,287 Family
      23,100 Non-family
    • 17,817 Children
      56,570 No Children
    • 74,387Total Number of Households
    • 2.59Average People Per Household
    • $65,282Median Household Income

    According to U.S. Census data, there are 74,387 households in Cape Coral, FL. 51,287 are family households and 23,100 are non-family households. There are 17,817 households with children in Cape Coral and 56,570 households without children. On average, about 2.59 people live in a household in Cape Coral, FL.

    Transportation in Cape Coral, FL

    Unfortunately for renters who prefer leaving their cars at home, Cape Coral is primarily a car-dependent city, and you will need a vehicle to run most errands, no matter where your rental apartment is located. Biking infrastructures such as bike lanes are few and far between as well. However, Cape Coral is part of the LeeTran public transportation system which provides bus and trolley services to Cape Coral and surrounding communities, such as Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, Lehigh Acres, as well as service to Southwest Florida International Airport and many parks and public attractions. Most renters can travel to work using Florida State Road 884 so it is a good idea to look for an apartment for rent in Cape Coral near an exit for an easier commute. For air travel, Southwest Florida International Airport is conveniently located just 18 miles away.

    Cape Coral, FL education statistics

    The level of education of the population of Cape Coral, FL is as follows: 2% have no high school education, 40% completed some high school, 28% partially completed college, 9% have an Associate Degree, 14% have a Bachelor Degree, and 7% have a Graduate Degree.

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