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    320 Central Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34236
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    2562 10Th Street, Sarasota, FL 34237
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    3211 Bee Ridge Road, Sarasota, FL 34239
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    3211 Bee Ridge Road, Sarasota, FL 34239
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    201 South Palm Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34236
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    • $2,291
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    3516 Coronado Dr, Sarasota, FL 34231
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    • $1,442+
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    175 Heron Run Dr, Sarasota, FL 34232
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    • $1,555+
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    419 North Briggs Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34237
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    • $1,563+
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    1200 Signal Pointe Circle, Sarasota, FL 34237
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    2401 Lakewood Ranch Blvd N, Sarasota, FL 34240
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    • $1,740+
    • $2,268+
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    710 N. Lemon Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34236
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    5350 Desoto Road, Sarasota, FL 34235
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    • $2,079+
    • $2,640+
    • $3,635+
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    4449 Mcintosh Park Dr, Sarasota, FL 34232
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    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,755+
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    4837 Fruitville Road, Sarasota, FL 34232
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    1450 Pine Warbler Pl, Sarasota, FL 34240
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    • $1,936+
    • $2,356+
    • $4,005+
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    1927-A Sanford Circle, Sarasota, FL 34234
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    2029 Wells Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34232
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $3,245
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    1576 8Th Street, Sarasota, FL 34236
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    1322 N BRINK AVE, SARASOTA, FL 34237
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    2716 25Th St, Sarasota, FL 34234
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    2173 Banneker Way, Sarasota, FL 34234
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    3929 CHAUCER LN, SARASOTA, FL 34241
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    3615 Dunbar Drive, Sarasota, FL 34232
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    4825 Camphor Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231
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    7270 MAUNA LOA, SARASOTA, FL 34241
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    2364 20Th St, Sarasota, FL 34234
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    3725 Taro Pl, Sarasota, FL 34232
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    6485 SAMOA DR, SARASOTA, FL 34241
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    • $2,850
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    3450 LALANI, SARASOTA, FL 34232
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    3145 Woodmont Drive, Sarasota, FL 34232
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    3025 Wilkinson Rd, Sarasota, FL 34231
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    6812 Mauna Loa Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34241
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    5535 Hampstead Heath, Sarasota, FL 34235
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    3124 Newtown Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34234
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    2520 CHILK, SARASOTA, FL 34234
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    • $1,905
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    2248 Outer Dr, Sarasota, FL 34231
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    • $2,745
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    2227 FAIRFIELD, SARASOTA, FL 34232
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    • $2,835
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    3700 Piper Pl, Sarasota, FL 34232
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,560
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    4486 PIKE AVE, SARASOTA, FL 34233
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    2527 STRATFORD DR, SARASOTA, FL 34232
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    • $2,945
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    5749 Colonial Oaks Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34232
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    • $2,845
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    3917 WARREN ST, SARASOTA, FL 34233
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    3437 Bee Ridge Rd 222, Sarasota, FL 34239
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    3719 ALOHA DR, SARASOTA, FL 34232
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    2459 Stratford Dr, Sarasota, FL 34232
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    3203 Nature Circle, Sarasota, FL 34235
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    2596 Twin Drive, Sarasota, FL 34234
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Average rent in Sarasota, FL

$2,159/mo Sarasota, FL average rental price, July 2022
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Sarasota, FL is $2,159.

Sarasota, FL apartment rent ranges

About 35% of apartment rents in Sarasota, FL range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 52% of apartments. Around 8% of Sarasota’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 5% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Sarasota, FL rent trends

Frequently asked questions

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

Prices and availability in Sarasota, FL were last updated on 28 Sep 2022.

What are the best apartments in Sarasota, FL?

The best apartments in Sarasota, FL are: Arcos, Hunters Glen Apartments, Ridge Manor Apartments, Park Place Villas and One Palm.

What is the average rent in Sarasota, FL?

The average rent in Sarasota, FL is $2,159. 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 $1,144 and $5,045. 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 $1,144 and $4,410. 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 $1,144 and $6,716. 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 $1,873 and $6,716. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Sarasota, FL.

What type of rental buildings are in Sarasota, FL?

In Sarasota 42% of the housing is rented out compared to 58% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 19% of Sarasota’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 50% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 30% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Sarasota, 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 Sarasota are about 23 years old, on average. Of these, 55% 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 81% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 12% 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 Sarasota, FL?

Studio apartments in Sarasota are around 3% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 41% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 46% 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.

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Sarasota, FL demographics

Sarasota, FL has a population of 57,787 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 30,312 of Sarasota’s residents are women and 27,475 are men. The median age of those who live in Sarasota, FL is 48.9.

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.

Sarasota, FL households

  • 12,474 Family
    12,735 Non-family
  • 4,219 Children
    20,990 No Children
  • 25,209Total Number of Households
  • 2.15Average People Per Household
  • $56,093Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 25,209 households in Sarasota, FL. 12,474 are family households and 12,735 are non-family households. There are 4,219 households with children in Sarasota and 20,990 households without children. On average, about 2.15 people live in a household in Sarasota, FL.

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.

Sarasota, FL education statistics

The level of education of the population of Sarasota, FL is as follows: 3% have no high school education, 33% completed some high school, 23% partially completed college, 7% have an Associate Degree, 19% have a Bachelor Degree, and 14% have a Graduate Degree.

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