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Average rent in Winter Haven, FL

$1,355/mo Winter Haven, FL average rental price, January 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Winter Haven, FL is $1,355.

Winter Haven, FL apartment rent ranges

Winter Haven, FL rent trends

Getting around in Winter Haven, FL

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Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 26, Bike Score®: 35

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Winter Haven, FL last updated?

Prices and availability in Winter Haven, FL were last updated on 3 Feb 2023.

What are the best apartments in Winter Haven, FL?

The best apartments in Winter Haven, FL are: 501 Kensington View Dr, 244 Kensington View Blvd, Madison Lake Ned, 645 Vittorio Dr and Haven at Lake Deer.

What is the average rent in Winter Haven, FL?

The average rent in Winter Haven, FL is $1,355. Start your search for apartments in Winter Haven, FL now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in Winter Haven, FL is between $1,175 and $2,007. View all studio apartments in Winter Haven, FL.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Winter Haven, FL is between $684 and $2,373. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Winter Haven, FL now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Winter Haven, FL is between $684 and $2,753. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Winter Haven, FL.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Winter Haven, FL is between $1,489 and $2,642. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Winter Haven, FL.

What type of rental buildings are in Winter Haven, FL?

In Winter Haven 39% of the housing is rented out compared to 61% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 15% of Winter Haven’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 53% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 32% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Winter Haven, FL?

The average age of rental buildings in Winter Haven is 34 years old, with 37% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 3 stories, of which 62% are garden-style apartment communities, 6% are mid-sized buildings, and 9% are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Winter Haven, FL?

Studio apartments in Winter Haven are around 4% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 33% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 48% 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 Winter Haven, FL

Situated halfway between Tampa and Orlando, Winter Haven is a small town in Central that earned its nickname, “The Chain of Lakes City,” due to the more than 50 lakes within or bordering city limits, most of which are connected by canals. It’s easy to see why Winter Haven is a paradise for fishing and boating enthusiasts, but also for nature lovers in general. Winter Haven’s top attraction is the Legoland Florida Resort — the largest in the country — which is a 20-minute drive from the city center. Winter Haven has long, hot and humid summers, with average daily temperatures in the high 80s. Winters are short and cloudy, with the lowest temperatures in the low 50s in January, which is the coldest month. Winter Haven is one of the fastest growing locations in Florida, which makes it a great renting spot for looking to settle in a peaceful setting with an affordable lifestyle. The cost of living in Winter Haven tends to be lower, and the housing market is more affordable than most cities of similar size in the U.S.

Renting in Winter Haven, FL

Due to its affordable housing market, most people living in Winter Haven own their homes, but there are several rental options as well. About one-third of Winter Haven’s residents are renters. The best neighborhoods to rent in winter Haven are located near major thoroughfares, which makes it easy for renters to commute for work into Tampa, Orlando, nearby Legoland or one of the many other resorts in the area. Except for the downtown area, which is quite walkable, most neighborhoods in Winter Haven have a small-town feel that’s perfect for families raising children. One of the most desirable neighborhoods is Eloise Pointe Estates, which is situated just down the road from Legoland. Skidmore, an upscale gated community, is located on the South Shore of Lake Eloise. Most apartment communities in Winter Haven feature amenities catering to both families and single renters.

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Winter Haven, FL demographics

Winter Haven, FL has a population of 42,933 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 22,605 of Winter Haven’s residents are women and 20,328 are men. The median age of those who live in Winter Haven, FL is 44.6.

Shopping in Winter Haven, FL

The majority of shopping options in Winter Haven is concentrated in the downtown area, which also features several restaurants and entertainment venues for renters to enjoy. Downtown Winter Haven is also the most walkable area in the city, so it’s easy for renters to stroll and shop around. In addition, Winter Haven renters have access to Colonial Promenade, a shopping mall on Cypress Gardens Boulevard. This outdoor mall is anchored by Walmart Supercenter and includes some 19 stores. For grocery shopping, renters have access to Publix and Aldi, which have a few stores here. However, health-conscious renters should know that chains like Trader Joe’s or Whole Foods don’t have a presence in the city. For more refined shopping, renters typically travel to Tampa or Orlando.

Winter Haven, FL households

  • 10,260 Family
    5,163 Non-family
  • 4,403 Children
    11,020 No Children
  • 15,423Total Number of Households
  • 2.74Average People Per Household
  • $48,560Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 15,423 households in Winter Haven, FL. 10,260 are family households and 5,163 are non-family households. There are 4,403 households with children in Winter Haven and 11,020 households without children. On average, about 2.74 people live in a household in Winter Haven, FL.

Transportation in Winter Haven, FL

Winter Haven has poor walkability, except for the small downtown area, so most renters use their cars to get around or commute to work into Tamp or Orlando. For renters who don’t have a car, public transit options in Winter Haven are limited to just several bus routes. Winter Haven Area Transit operates nine bus routes, with an additional four bus routes provided by the Citrus Connection, a public transit system based in nearby Lakeland. Renters who don’t have a car but prefer more convenient transportation have access to ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft. International travelers go through Tampa International Airport and Orlando International Airport.

Winter Haven, FL education statistics

The level of education of the population of Winter Haven, FL is as follows: 4% have no high school education, 42% completed some high school, 27% partially completed college, 10% have an Associate Degree, 11% have a Bachelor Degree, and 6% have a Graduate Degree.

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