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Apartments for Rent in Michigan City, IN
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    2329 Normandy Dr, Michigan City, IN 46360
    Studio $723+
    1 BED $732+
    2 BEDS $889+
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    3208 Dody Ave, Michigan City, IN 46360
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED $615+
    2 BEDS $700+
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    717 Franklin Street, Michigan City, IN 46360
    Studio $237+
    1 BED $208+
    2 BEDS $250
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    1405 West 18Th Street, La Porte, IN 46350
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS $975+
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    700 N. Waverly Road, Porter, IN 46304
    1 BED $710
    2 BEDS $760
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    1005 South 19Th Street, Chesterton, IN 46304
    3 BEDS Ask for pricing
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    2810 Winchester Drive, Valparaiso, IN 46383
    1 BED $1,126+
    2 BEDS $1,293+
    3 BEDS $1,706+
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    1715 Lake Michigan Drive, Valparaiso, IN 46383
    1 BED $1,412+
    2 BEDS $1,864+
    3 BEDS $2,499+
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    907 Vale Park Rd, Valparaiso, IN 46383
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    1 BED $1,050+
    2+ BEDS $1,475
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    2540 Promenade Way Suite 1, Portage, IN 46368
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    1 BED $1,302+
    2+ BEDS $1,543+
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    3471 Sunnyside Drive, Portage, IN 46368
    1 BED $1,265+
    2 BEDS $1,575+
    3 BEDS $1,945+
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Frequently asked questions

What are the best apartments in Michigan City, IN?

The best apartments in Michigan City, IN are: Coolspring Estates Apartments, Normandy Village Apartments and Uptown Artist Loft.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Michigan City, IN?

The price range for a studio apartment in Michigan City, IN is between $349 and $972. View all studio apartments in Michigan City, IN.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Michigan City, IN?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Michigan City, IN is between $349 and $1,060. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Michigan City, IN now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Michigan City, IN?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Michigan City, IN is between $564 and $1,280. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Michigan City, IN.

What type of rental buildings are in Michigan City, IN?

In Michigan City, 44% of the residents are renting compared to 56% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 3% of Michigan City’s rentals, 63% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 34% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Michigan City, IN?

The average age of rental buildings in Michigan City is 0 years old, with none being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 0 stories, of which none 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 Michigan City, IN?

Rental apartments in Michigan City come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 0% 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 0% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 0% of all rentals in Michigan City. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Michigan City, IN

Despite its name, Michigan City is located in Indiana, about 50 miles east of Chicago and 40 miles west of South Bend, IN. Renters moving to Michigan City will feel like they’re on vacation year-round, thanks to its proximity to Indiana Dunes National Park and bordering Lake Michigan, which give the small town a relaxing, beachy vibe. Meanwhile, the lively downtown area features plenty of activities to keep tourists and renters busy, including breweries and wineries; galleries; boat tours; beaches; gardens; shopping; a casino; and even a zoo! But, Michigan City has a lot more to offer than just recreational activities. For instance, finding an apartment for rent in Michigan City will open the doors to a well-rated public school district. Plus, the cost of living in Michigan City is also very affordable, standing well below the state and national average. However, renters considering moving to Michigan City should beware that life in this small coastal town can be quite rowdy. Therefore, it’s best to stay aware of your surroundings when going back to your rental apartment at night and always lock the doors to your car and apartment for rent.

Renting in Michigan City, IN

There are almost as many renters in Michigan City as there are residents who own their homes. Michigan City features a dense, suburban living environment. Here, renters might find a rental property in a detached, single-family home with room to roam for the entire family in a residential neighborhood. Or, they might also find a lakefront condominium or an affordable apartment for rent in a low- to mid-rise community. The average cost of a rental apartment in Michigan City is very affordable. Rental fees stand well below the national average, but are also much lower than the rest of Indiana or the rest of the metropolitan area. Note that Indiana rental laws do not put a statutory limit on how much landlords can charge renters for a security deposit. However, Michigan City renters should expect to put down the equivalent of one month’s rent to secure a rental apartment.

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Shopping in Michigan City, IN

In addition to exploring the cute stores and boutiques in the downtown area, Michigan City is the perfect place for renters who prefer to keep the hassle of stocking up the kitchen of their rental apartment at a minimum. That’s because Michigan City is home to several national and regional supermarket chains, including Meijer, AI’s Supermarket, Aldi, Save A Lot and Walmart. Or, the Lighthouse Place Premium Outlet Mall is a great destination for fashionable shopping on a budget.

Transportation in Michigan City, IN

If you prefer leaving your car safely parked at your rental apartment when running errands, you’ll love living in Michigan City. In fact, renters will likely find some shopping and dining options within walking distance of their rental apartment, especially if they find an apartment for rent close to downtown or the lakefront area. Alternatively, Michigan City offers several public transit options: MC Transit is an intra-city bus line in Michigan City that crisscrosses the city and operates Monday through Saturday. Or, the NICTD South Shore trains stop multiple times each day heading west and east of Michigan City. This commuter rail line travels west to downtown Chicago and east to the South Bend Airport.

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