Tap here to try the Rental Assistant! ×
Save This Search

Apartments for Rent in Sarasota, FL
189 Rentals Available

  • Top Rated for Location
    Have rent special Rent Specials
    Kitchen  |District of Rosemary at The District at Rosemary, Florida Bedroom  | District at Rosemary at The District at Rosemary, Sarasota, 34236
    Today

    710 N. Lemon Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34236
    Available
    Studio $1,845+
    1 BED $2,345+
    2 BEDS $3,125+
    Property reviews
    5/5 Anonymous on Mar 18, 2024

    I will be signing a new lease agreement for my third year here. I have zero complaints and love my apartment

    5/5 Anonymous on Feb 1, 2024

    Its great! I love it here!!! Close to downtown, everyone I’ve came across here has been very personable and amazing!

  • Today

    2260 Ringling Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34237
    Studio $1,872+
    1 BED $2,033+
    2+ BEDS $2,532+
  • Today

    2401 Lakewood Ranch Blvd N, Sarasota, FL 34240
    1 BED $1,578+
    2 BEDS $2,095+
    3 BEDS $2,458+
  • Today

    1450 Pine Warbler Pl, Sarasota, FL 34240
    1 BED $1,720+
    2 BEDS $2,154+
    3 BEDS $2,527+
  • Today

    3201 Huntington Place Drive, Sarasota, FL 34237
    1 BED $1,491+
    2 BEDS $1,838+
  • Today

    710 N. Lemon Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34236
    Studio $1,845+
    1 BED $2,345+
    2 BEDS $3,125+
  • Renting has its rewards
    Be one of the first to start earning points for travel, experiences, gift cards, live events, and more!
    Coming soon, earn points for :
    Rent
    Wifi
    Utilities
    Insurance
  • Today

    201 South Palm Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34236
    1 BED $2,647+
    2 BEDS $3,740+
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
  • Today

    3211 Bee Ridge Road, Sarasota, FL 34239
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS $1,400+
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
  • Today

    4110 Winners Circle, Sarasota, FL 34238
    1 BED $1,780+
    2 BEDS $1,995+
    3 BEDS $2,950+
  • Today

    4837 Fruitville Road, Sarasota, FL 34232
    Studio $1,580+
    1 BED $1,920+
    2 BEDS $2,160+
  • Today

    2520 CHILK, SARASOTA, FL 34234
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
  • Today

    4908 Live Oak Dr, Sarasota, FL 34232
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
  • Too many options, too little time? Take a quiz and let us do the search for you
  • Today

    3850 Deer Drive, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34240
    1 BED $1,946+
    2 BEDS $2,550+
    3 BEDS $3,400+
  • 1 day ago

    175 Heron Run Dr, Sarasota, FL 34232
    1 BED $1,471+
    2 BEDS $1,745+
  • Today

    2426 Stratford Dr, Sarasota, FL 34232
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
  • Today

    5931 Olive Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
  • Today

    2562 10Th Street, Sarasota, FL 34237
    1 BED $1,613+
    2 BEDS $1,848+
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
  • Today

    3411 SPAINWOOD, SARASOTA, FL 34232
    4 BEDS Ask for Pricing
  • Interactive banner rent
    What is your max rent budget?
  • Today

    5350 Desoto Road, Sarasota, FL 34235
    1 BED $1,679+
    2 BEDS $1,990+
    3 BEDS $2,655+
  • Today

    4449 Mcintosh Park Dr, Sarasota, FL 34232
    1 BED $1,618+
    2 BEDS $1,958+
  • Today

    3937 Prado Dr, Sarasota, FL 34235
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
  • Today

    3929 CHAUCER LN, SARASOTA, FL 34241
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
  • Today

    320 Central Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34236
    Studio $2,352+
    1 BED $2,822+
    2+ BEDS $3,043+
  • Today

    7350 Honore Ave., Sarasota, FL 34238
    1 BED $1,985
    2 BEDS $2,450+
  • Interactive banner bedroom
    How many bedrooms are you
    looking for?
  • Today

    4546 BARTON DR, SARASOTA, FL 34232
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
56-0-city

Popular searches Average rent Renters guide Demographics

Average rent in Sarasota, FL

$2,113/mo Sarasota, FL average rental price, March 2024
Image Average Rent

The average monthly rent of apartments in Sarasota, FL is $2,113.

Sarasota, FL apartment rent ranges

About 37% of apartment rents in Sarasota, FL range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 52% of apartments. Around 9% of Sarasota’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 2% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Sarasota, FL rent trends

Getting around in Sarasota, FL

37 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score®: 37

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Sarasota, FL last updated?

Prices and availability in Sarasota, FL were last updated on 22 Jul 2024.

What are the best apartments in Sarasota, FL?

The best apartments in Sarasota, FL are: The District at Rosemary, Lyra, The Adley Lakewood Ranch Waterside, Botanic Waterside and Huntington Place.

What is the average rent in Sarasota, FL?

The average rent in Sarasota, FL is $2,113. Start your search for apartments in Sarasota, FL now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Sarasota, FL?

The price range for a studio apartment in Sarasota, FL is between $1,580 and $3,975. View all studio apartments in Sarasota, FL.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Sarasota, FL is between $1,400 and $4,201. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Sarasota, FL now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Sarasota, FL is between $1,400 and $5,346. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Sarasota, FL.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Sarasota, FL is between $1,400 and $9,665. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Sarasota, FL.

What type of rental buildings are in Sarasota, FL?

In Sarasota, 43% of the residents are renting compared to 57% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 21% of Sarasota’s rentals, 50% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 27% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Sarasota, FL?

The average age of rental buildings in Sarasota is 21 years old, with 58% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 3 stories, of which 91% are garden-style apartment communities, 7% are mid-sized buildings, and 5% are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Sarasota, FL?

Studio apartments in Sarasota are around 3% 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 45% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

Living in Sarasota, FL

Sarasota is a beautiful Florida city with a popular downtown area that attracts renters and visitors alike. This small city is located directly south of Tampa and St. Petersburg and north of Fort Meyers. It contains several keys located right on the coastline of the Gulf of Mexico with many beachfront parks to enjoy. Siesta Key is probably the most well-known one, along with Otter Key, Lido Key and Longboat Key. Sarasota’s city limits are around 70 miles, with waterfront properties being the most desired parts of the community. Sarasota is one of the best places to live in the entire state of Florida, with lots of amazing restaurants, fun tiki bars and coffee shops to enjoy for both renters and tourists.

Renting in Sarasota, FL

Most people living in Sarasota own their own homes, but renters have access to a variety of apartment communities with top-notch amenities like pools, fitness centers and tennis courts. Meanwhile, condos located in the downtown area mostly attract “snowbirds” from the north each winter season. Many of the homes and apartment buildings in Sarasota tend to lean towards an Italian style of architecture, which makes for a very attractive-looking city. Sarasota’s downtown area is very walkable: renters enjoy a gorgeous marina and it’s easy to walk to the local grocery store, shops and restaurants each day. Each of Sarasota’s neighborhoods has its distinctive charm, but the most popular after downtown are Laurel Park, Fruitville and Longboat Key.

Things for renting

Shopping in Sarasota, FL

Sarasota’s biggest mall is University Towne Center, a large indoor and open-air shopping plaza that features many established brands such as Saks Fifth Avenue, Apple, and Guitar Center, as well as a variety of restaurants. For waterfront shopping, St. Armands Circle is a fun venue right on Madison Drive featuring boutiques, restaurants and a gorgeous Italian-themed statue right in the middle. Tourists tend to flock to the Crossings at Siesta Key with local beach-themed merchandise and ice cream shops. For grocery shopping, there are three different centrally located Publix grocery stores in Sarasota — one at the Broadway Promenade, one on Bay Street and another at the Shops on Siesta Row.

Transportation in Sarasota, FL

Sarasota is served by the Sarasota County Area Transit (SCAT) bus service that runs throughout the city on many different routes, especially going into downtown. This bus service also offers some connections to the city of Bradenton to the north of Sarasota, in Manatee County. For renters living along the beach, the Siesta Key Breeze Trolley Service runs from Siesta Village up along the length of the beach from 8 AM to 10 PM, 7 days a week. The closest airport to Sarasota is the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport, conveniently located 5 miles north of the city. Only a little over an hour away to the north is the Tampa International Airport, which is larger and offers more routes all over the globe. Airport shuttles, rental car services and ridesharing services such as Uber and Lyft are also available in Sarasota for renters who prefer a more convenient method of transportation.

Look for apartments near me

Are you looking to land that one apartment near you that ticks all the boxes? Now you can browse through available RentCafe apartment listings in your area, rated and reviewed by verified residents. Comparing the size, price, amenities and location of apartments for rent near you is easier than ever. Do you feel like expanding the search beyond your neighborhood and ZIP code? Browse apartments for rent in your city and state to find the best fit, wherever you are in the U.S. Somewhere out there is the perfect apartment just waiting for you.

Whether you're looking for a studio, an apartment with one or more bedrooms, or maybe you're upgrading to a luxury apartment or need to acommodate a pet, RentCafe allows you to easily search for a rental near you based on your criteria, anywhere in the U.S. So, let's find your new home today!

RentCafe is your one-stop shop for finding a great new apartment in Sarasota, FL. Easily search through a wide selection of apartments for rent in Sarasota, FL, and view detailed information about available rentals including floor plans, pricing, photos, amenities, interactive maps, and thorough property descriptions. Property owners and managers are one click away, so feel free to contact them and find out all you need to know about the apartment you’re interested in. Browse Sarasota, FL apartments with rents starting from $1,400 and submit your rental application today!

Finding a home nearby is easier than you think. Check out our Apartments Near Me page and take your pick!