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Apartments for Rent in Cedar Falls, IA
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    1009 South Hackett Road, Waterloo, IA 50701
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $175+
    • $250
    • $300+
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    627 Sycamore Street, Waterloo, IA 50703
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    • 2 BEDS
    • $465
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    100 Unity Square, Waterloo, IA 50703
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    1455 Oleson Road, Waterloo, IA 50702
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $632
    • $752
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    91 D Avenue, Grundy Center, IA 50638
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    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $720
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Getting around in Cedar Falls, IA

12 /100
41 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 12, Bike Score®: 41

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Cedar Falls, IA last updated?

Prices and availability in Cedar Falls, IA were last updated on 4 Dec 2022.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Cedar Falls, IA?

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 Cedar Falls are about 0 years old, on average. Of these, none 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 0 stories. About none 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 Cedar Falls, IA?

Studio apartments in Cedar Falls are around 0% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 0% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 0% 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 Cedar Falls, IA

Cedar Falls is a small town in Iowa, located about an hour away from Cedar Rapids. It is a good place for young professionals to rent apartments as it is known for having a career-focused education. The University of Northern Iowa, which is located in Cedar Falls, provides everything from employability skills to technical training, and there are numerous opportunities for professional paths for students as they grow and develop. Downtown Cedar Falls has plenty of dance bars for renters to enjoy, as well as nightclubs and even family restaurants. On weekends, renters who are not into parties can spend time with friends while solving mysteries at Escapology Escape Rooms or play golf at Palmer's Family Fun.

Renting in Cedar Falls, IA

The apartments for rent in Cedar Falls are diverse and fit all tastes and budgets. The city has plenty of rental options for both young professionals and newly retired people, and the rental apartments in the city are very flexible. Landlords can collect a security deposit from renters that usually amounts to two months’ rent. They should also make the requested repairs in as little as seven days. Overall, Cedar falls is quite affordable, particularly in terms of housing and utility costs. The most desirable apartments for rent are located in the east part of town, while more affordable rentals are in the south. The best neighborhoods with rental apartments in Cedar Fall are College Square, Birdsall Park, and College Hill.

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Cedar Falls, IA demographics

Cedar Falls, IA has a population of 40,750 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 21,411 of Cedar Falls’s residents are women and 19,339 are men. The median age of those who live in Cedar Falls, IA is 27.3.

Shopping in Cedar Falls, IA

There are many shopping choices for renters in Cedar Fall. College Square Mall, located on University Avenue, is the most popular. Renters have access to Planet Fitness, Von Maur, Claire's, Bath & Body Works, and Express Factory. If you want to rent an apartment in Cedar Falls and are not quite sure where to eat in the city, you could go to Kisha’s Desserts & Eatery, Smack House Blues & BBQ, Villa Italian, or Ari’z, which are all located in the same building. You can enjoy your morning coffee at GreenHouse Kitchen, and you can do your grocery shopping at Sam's Club, Martin Bros, or Hy-Vee.

Cedar Falls, IA households

  • 8,166 Family
    6,991 Non-family
  • 3,557 Children
    11,600 No Children
  • 15,157Total Number of Households
  • 2.45Average People Per Household
  • $64,809Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 15,157 households in Cedar Falls, IA. 8,166 are family households and 6,991 are non-family households. There are 3,557 households with children in Cedar Falls and 11,600 households without children. On average, about 2.45 people live in a household in Cedar Falls, IA.

Transportation in Cedar Falls, IA

For those looking to rent an apartment in Cedar Falls, the city scores very well in terms of transportation. With more than 100 miles of trails, Cedar Falls is the most walking and bike-friendly location in Iowa. Met Transit provides bus services Monday to Saturday. Renters can easily shift to another route by changing buses to reach their destination without paying an additional fare. Waterloo Regional Airport, which is located just 3.5 miles from the city core, offers airline service for quick business or vacation trips, offering connections to numerous internal and external destinations. Alternatively, renters who favor convenience have access to ridesharing services like Uber or Lyft, which are available in the Cedar Falls area.

Cedar Falls, IA education statistics

The level of education of the population of Cedar Falls, IA is as follows: 1% have no high school education, 22% completed some high school, 23% partially completed college, 12% have an Associate Degree, 26% have a Bachelor Degree, and 16% have a Graduate Degree.

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