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Apartments for Rent in Urbandale, IA
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    3821 66Th Street, Urbandale, IA 50322
    1 BED $715
    2 BEDS $725
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    3650 Patricia Drive, Urbandale, IA 50322
    2 BEDS $1,015
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    2510 Canterbury Rd, Urbandale, IA 50322
    Studio $749+
    1 BED $999+
    2+ BEDS $1,179
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    7800 Iltis Dr, URBANDALE, IA 50322
    1 BED $925
    2 BEDS $950+
    3 BEDS $1,200
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    8825 Hickman Road, Urbandale, IA 50322
    1 BED $835
    2 BEDS $860
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    8301 Colby Parkway, Urbandale, IA 50322
    1 BED $1,075+
    2 BEDS $1,335+
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    4454 NW 142Nd St, Urbandale, IA 50323
    1 BED $1,091+
    2 BEDS $1,364+
    3 BEDS $1,568+
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    16617 Goodman Dr., Urbandale, IA 50323
    4 BEDS $2,400
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    9577 White Oak Lane, Johnston, IA 50131
    2 BEDS $1,193+
    3 BEDS $1,476+
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    8650 Crescent Chase, Johnston, IA 50131
    1 BED $1,035
    2 BEDS $1,125+
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    1340 42Nd Street, West Des Moines, IA 50266
    1 BED $870+
    2 BEDS $925+
    3 BEDS $1,225+
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    4101 Woodland Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266
    1 BED $870
    2 BEDS $950
    3 BEDS $1,315
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    3861 Woodland Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266
    1 BED $1,041+
    2 BEDS $1,157+
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    935 SE Silkwood Lane, Grimes, IA 50111
    1 BED $1,042+
    2 BEDS $1,306+
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    3901 Woodland Ave., West Des Moines, IA 50266
    1 BED $945+
    2 BEDS $1,040
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    4403 Woodland Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    2 BEDS $880
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    2000 Westown Pkwy. #37, West Des Moines, IA 50265
    1 BED $850
    2 BEDS $915
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    820 SW Prescott Lane, Grimes, IA 50111
    2 BEDS $1,874+
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    7171 Woodland Avenue, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    1201 Office Park Road, West Des Moines, IA 50265
    1 BED $805+
    2 BEDS $910+
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    5501 Aurora Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310
    1 BED $820+
    2 BEDS $1,075+
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    1200 Office Park Road, West Des Moines, IA 50265
    1 BED $775+
    2 BEDS $830+
    3 BEDS $1,065+
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    1155 Office Park Rd, Ste. 100A, West Des Moines, IA 50265
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    1 BED $800
    2 BEDS $900+
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    1200 Office Park Road, West Des Moines, IA 50265
    1 BED $765+
    2 BEDS $830+
    3 BEDS $1,065+
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    950 Jordan Creek Parkway, West Des Moines, IA 50266
    1 BED $1,496+
    2 BEDS $2,496+
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Average rent in Urbandale, IA

$1,024/mo Urbandale, IA average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Urbandale, IA is $1,024.

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Getting around in Urbandale, IA

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Walk Score®: 3, Bike Score®: 28

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Urbandale, IA last updated?

Prices and availability in Urbandale, IA were last updated on 11 Jun 2024.

What are the best apartments in Urbandale, IA?

The best apartments in Urbandale, IA are: Bexley Apartments, SaddleBrook Apartments, Westpointe Apartments, Sherwood Glen and Plaza Manor.

What is the average rent in Urbandale, IA?

The average rent in Urbandale, IA is $1,024. Start your search for apartments in Urbandale, IA now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Urbandale, IA?

The price range for a studio apartment in Urbandale, IA is between $749 and $976. View all studio apartments in Urbandale, IA.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Urbandale, IA?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Urbandale, IA is between $715 and $1,300. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Urbandale, IA now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Urbandale, IA?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Urbandale, IA is between $725 and $1,855. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Urbandale, IA.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Urbandale, IA?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Urbandale, IA is between $715 and $1,802. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Urbandale, IA.

What type of rental buildings are in Urbandale, IA?

In Urbandale 22% of the housing is rented out compared to 78% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 5% of Urbandale’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 82% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 10% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Urbandale, IA?

The average age of rental buildings in Urbandale is 42 years old, with 17% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 3 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 Urbandale, IA?

Rental apartments in Urbandale come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 5% 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 26% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 62% of all rentals in Urbandale. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Urbandale, IA

Nestled in the northwest Des Moines, IA, metro area is Urbandale, a small town located five miles west Iowa’s capital with beautiful trails, sports appeal, and affordable houses and apartments for rent. Urbandale has a strong local economy where renters can establish sustainable careers at one of the thousands of successful companies in the manufacturing, warehousing and transportation industries. Plus, Urbandale rentals are conveniently near interstates 35 and 80 to provide an easy commute. Renters will find the weather in Urbandale is mild, with the average temperatures ranging from 16°F to 86°F and the occasional rainy summer day. For renters with children, the Urbandale Community School District includes Urbandale High School, Urbandale Middle School, five elementary schools and preschool options.

Renting in Urbandale, IA

There are beautiful townhomes, houses and apartments in Urbandale, where renters tend to be mostly young professionals raising new families. Communities are friendly and welcoming to outsiders, with plenty of venues to meet and socialize. What’s more, renters can catch a professional hockey game at the Buccaneers Arena, observe art galleries at the Paragon Prairie Tower, or learn what life was like in the 1800s at a 500-acre outdoor museum called Living History Farms. Renters will also find that Urbandale is becoming more walkable than ever after recently implementing a Pedestrian Access Route Transition Plan to install 627 new curbs, sidewalks, bus stops and other walkability improvements by 2033. Additionally, anyone renting in Urbandale should know that if a landlord fails to provide written notice within 30 days of terminating a rental agreement, they cannot legally hold onto the security deposit.

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Shopping in Urbandale, IA

With more than 100 retail stores, apartments in Urbandale are near popular chains such as Target, Dollar General, Walgreens and The Home Depot. There are also many grocery store locations for renters, like Aldi; Hy-Vee; and independent ethnic specialty stores, such as Luna’s Imported Foods and Wang’s Asian Market. Renting in Urbandale is also close to the Merle Hay Shopping Mall in Des Moines, a 10-minute drive east. Urbandale renters especially love shopping in the downtown area, where there are music stores, craft boutique stores and other local businesses. While shopping downtown, renters can eat at popular hotspots, such as The Urban Grill, Taki Japanese Steakhouse, 100th St. Corner Café, and Irina’s Restaurant and Bar for Russian cuisine. Apartments in Urbandale are also near numerous plazas and strip malls, such as the Cedar Ridge Shopping Center, for more easy shopping.

Transportation in Urbandale, IA

Most renters in Urbandale have their own transportation, but Urbandale rentals are close to three bus routes. Specifically, Bus Route 74 is in Urbandale, and routes 5 and 52 are in nearby towns. For renters looking to commute to Des Moines, Route 52 has a bus stop in Windsor Heights, which is four miles south. Urbandale apartments for rent are also conveniently near the Des Moines International Airport (a 20-minute drive southeast of Urbandale using Interstate 28). For flights to Des Moines, Ames and central Iowa, renters may also use the Ankeny Regional Airport, which is 20 minutes northeast at interstates 35 and 50.

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