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Apartments for Rent in Lake Wales, FL
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  • 133 days ago

    320 SR 60 E, Lake Wales, FL 33853
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    209 Dogfish Ln, Poinciana, FL 34759
    3 BEDS $1,670
  • 1 day ago

    Lakeview Landings Apartments, Avon Park, FL 33825
    1 BED $795+
    2 BEDS $925+
    3+ BEDS $295+
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    1033 W Hal Mcrae Blvd, Avon Park, FL 33825
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    3119 Camelot Dr., Haines City, FL 33844
    Studio $900
    1 BED $1,200
    2+ BEDS $1,275
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  • 7 days ago

    3 BEDS $1,895

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Average rent in Lake Wales, FL

$1,424/mo Lake Wales, FL average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Lake Wales, FL is $1,424.

Lake Wales, FL apartment rent ranges

About 32% of apartment rents in Lake Wales, FL range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 10% of apartments. Around 31% of Lake Wales’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 27% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Lake Wales, FL rent trends

Getting around in Lake Wales, FL

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Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Lake Wales, FL last updated?

Prices and availability in Lake Wales, FL were last updated on 15 Apr 2024.

What are the best apartments in Lake Wales, FL?

The best apartment in Lake Wales, FL is: BDN Investments Condominium Owners Association Inc.

What is the average rent in Lake Wales, FL?

The average rent in Lake Wales, FL is $1,424. Start your search for apartments in Lake Wales, FL now.

What type of rental buildings are in Lake Wales, FL?

In Lake Wales 42% of the housing is rented out compared to 58% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 4% of Lake Wales’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 63% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 31% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Lake Wales, FL?

The average age of rental buildings in Lake Wales is 22 years old, with 69% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 2 stories, of which all are garden-style apartment communities, none are mid-sized buildings, and none are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Lake Wales, FL?

Rental apartments in Lake Wales come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 0% 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 35% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 47% of all rentals in Lake Wales. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Lake Wales, FL

Right in the middle of central Florida is a small town called Lake Wales. Located 50 miles south of Orlando and 62 miles east of Tampa, the town has easy access to bigger cities in this sparsely suburban area of rural Florida. One of the best features of the town is the lush botanical gardens here: The historic Bok Tower Gardens are in an impressive, 250-acre compound. Surrounded by a gorgeous mansion and a Singing Tower, this is a location that renters and visitors alike can enjoy. Other places to visit around town include Lake Wales Park — which is on a small lake — as well as the Eagle Ridge Mall, which is a popular place to shop. Many young professionals who rent work in nearby Lakeland, which is only 28 miles away. Technically, Lake Wales is part of the Lakeland-Winter Haven metropolitan area in Polk County.

Renting in Lake Wales, FL

A little less than half of the population rents their homes in Lake Wales. In comparison to other places in Florida, this is a very affordable small town to rent a home in. The type of rental homes available here include traditional rental apartment buildings, townhomes and condos throughout around the area. In particular, renters can look forward to similar amenities in rental apartment communities, like year-round pools, Jacuzzis, clubhouses and fitness centers. Most of the rental units are pet-friendly with a small deposit and have features such as washers and dryers; walk-in closets; and vaulted ceilings in the upper rental units.

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Shopping in Lake Wales, FL

Renters in Lake Wales don’t have to go far for great shopping. In fact, there are many shopping plazas in key places around town, including the Southgate Shopping Center, Orange Grove Shopping Center and the Shoppes on the Ridge. Each has a variety of smaller retail stores, banks and salons. Meanwhile, the major indoor mall in the area that’s near rental homes is Eagle Ridge Mall with JCPenney as its anchor store. And, as far as grocery stores that renters use in the area, the options are Winn-Dixie, Save A Lot and a Publix Super Market at the Southgate Shopping Center. In downtown Lake Wales along Main Street, there are also some local shops, restaurants and bars that renters can go to for a more “mom and pop”-style shopping experience.

Transportation in Lake Wales, FL

Public transportation near rental apartments is provided by the Winter Haven Area Transit. As such, renters who want to get to major shopping places and other attractions around town can do so without a vehicle, even though most renters do own cars in this rural area. Alternatively, traveling out of town to other nearby cities is easy with three major roads that go through Lake Wales, including U.S. 27 and state roads 60 and 17. Finally, for air travel, most renters will travel about an hour to the Orlando International Airport for both domestic and international flights.

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