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Apartments for Rent in Louisville, KY
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    107 W Hill St, Louisville, KY 40208
    2 BEDS $895+
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    The Montair Apartments, Louisville, KY 40214
    1 BED $825
    2 BEDS $925
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    7500 Cranfill Way, Louisville, KY 40214
    2 BEDS $990
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    2116 Buechel Bank Road, Louisville, KY 40218
    1 BED $727
    2 BEDS $800+
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    6701,6703,6800 Crawford Crossing Pl, Louisville, KY 40258
    Studio $995
    2 BEDS $995
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    2901 Lakeheath Dr, Louisville, KY 40213
    2 BEDS $1,028+
    3 BEDS $1,147+
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    1393 S 3Rd St., Louisville, KY 40208
    Studio $725
    1 BED $750+
    2 BEDS $900+
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    3311 Renwood Blvd, Louisville, KY 40214
    1 BED $1,099+
    2 BEDS $1,209+
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    709 St Anthony Place, Louisville, KY 40204
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    922 S. 6Th Street, Louisville, KY 40203
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    1224 Cherokee Rd., Louisville, KY 40204
    Studio $75
    2 BEDS $1,195
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    1623 Thornberry St, Louisville, KY 40215
    2 BEDS $1,250
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    14735 Stable Gate Place, Louisville, KY 40299
    1 BED $1,163
    2 BEDS $1,352
    3 BEDS $1,699
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    603 Baxter Ave., Louisville, KY 40204
    2 BEDS $1,750
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    3300 Aspen Valley Circle, Louisville, KY 40241
    1 BED $1,099
    2 BEDS $1,850+
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    193 Tanyard Park PL, Louisville, KY 40229
    1 BED $1,151+
    2 BEDS $1,367+
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    10400 Shadow Ridge Lane, Louisville, KY 40241
    1 BED $1,140+
    2 BEDS $1,325+
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    Arterburn Crossing Apts, Louisville, KY 40206
    2 BEDS $1,050+
    3 BEDS $1,195
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    3201 Leith Lane, Louisville, KY 40218
    Studio $849+
    1 BED $920+
    2 BEDS $1,195
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    315 & 317 Macon Unit 1-4, Louisville, KY 40207
    1 BED $895
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    1000 Glenridge Drive, Louisville, KY 40242
    1 BED $1,070+
    2 BEDS $1,205+
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    309 Palazzo Circle, Louisville, KY 40222
    1 BED $1,390+
    2 BEDS $1,720+
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    801 E. Washington, Louisville, KY 40202
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    7725 Oxmoor Lane, Louisville, KY 40222
    1 BED $1,519+
    2 BEDS $2,865
    3 BEDS $2,990
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    Norbrook Arms Apartments LLC, Louisville, KY 40218
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED $800
    2 BEDS $900

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Average rent in Louisville, KY

$1,217/mo Louisville, KY average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Louisville, KY is $1,217.

    Louisville, KY apartment rent ranges

    About 52% of apartment rents in Louisville, KY range between $1,001-$1,500. Meanwhile, apartments priced over $1,501-$2,000 represent 15% of apartments. Around 27% of Louisville’s apartments are in the $701-$1,000 price range. 2% of apartments are priced between $501-$700.

    Louisville, KY rent trends

    Getting around in Louisville, KY

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    35 /100
    Some Transit
    38 /100
    Somewhat Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 17, Transit Score®: 35, Bike Score®: 38

    Frequently asked questions

    When were prices and availability in Louisville, KY last updated?

    Prices and availability in Louisville, KY were last updated on 21 Feb 2024.

    What are the best apartments in Louisville, KY?

    The best apartments in Louisville, KY are: Station JTown, Stonewater Apartments, Enclave at Breckenridge, Waterford Place and Champion Farms Apartments.

    What is the average rent in Louisville, KY?

    The average rent in Louisville, KY is $1,217. Start your search for apartments in Louisville, KY now.

    What is the price range for a studio apartment in Louisville, KY?

    The price range for a studio apartment in Louisville, KY is between $50 and $3,019. View all studio apartments in Louisville, KY.

    What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Louisville, KY?

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Louisville, KY is between $594 and $3,701. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Louisville, KY now.

    What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Louisville, KY?

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Louisville, KY is between $50 and $6,322. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Louisville, KY.

    What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Louisville, KY?

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Louisville, KY is between $615 and $6,366. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Louisville, KY.

    What type of rental buildings are in Louisville, KY?

    In Louisville 39% of the housing is rented out compared to 61% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 8% of Louisville’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 61% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 29% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Louisville, KY?

    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 Louisville are about 35 years old, on average. Of these, 33% 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 91% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 6% are mid-rises, and 5% are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

    What apartment floorplans are common in Louisville, KY?

    Rental apartments in Louisville come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 4% 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 35% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 51% of all rentals in Louisville. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

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    Living in Louisville, KY

    Living in location

    Located along the border between Indiana and Kentucky, Louisville is a city that blends Southern charm with urban amenities. With safe neighborhoods and a welcoming community, Louisville attracts renters looking to take advantage of big-city living without sacrificing comfort and affordability. Meanwhile, renters with young children are attracted to high-ranking public schools, while students rent in Louisville to extend their education at the University of Louisville and Bellarmine University. As a medical hub, renting in Louisville means being close to some of the state's best hospitals and medical centers.

    In Louisville, temperatures average 26°F to 88°F with frequent storms during spring and autumn and mild snowfall in winter, thereby allowing renters to take advantage of the outdoor and waterfront activities along the Ohio River. The city is also home to the famous Kentucky Derby, drawing visitors and residents alike to Churchill Downs each spring. A vibrant arts scene, burgeoning food culture, and historic architecture further enhance the appeal of this dynamic city. Whether exploring the distilleries on the Bourbon Trail or enjoying a stroll through the beautiful Waterfront Park, life in Louisville offers a unique blend of traditional and contemporary experiences.

    Renting in Louisville, KY

    Louisville's rental market provides access to a range of rentals, mainly townhouses, single-family homes and apartments for rent. In particular, Original Highlands is a popular entertainment hub with restaurants, pubs and shopping venues nearby. Otherwise, areas like St. Matthews, Middletown, and Prospect are attractive for renters looking to rent in a quieter atmosphere and be close to good schools. Or, Old Louisville, Crescent Hill, Clifton, and Cherokee Triangle have historic rentals on tree-lined streets and are known for their sense of community and natural spaces. At the same time, apartments for rent in Germantown and NuLu are popular among renters looking to be closer to entertainment amenities, galleries and dining options. Notably, landlords may ask for a security deposit, which is typically one or two months' rent and kept in a separate account for the rental duration. Additionally, most rentals in Louisville include the central systems that the landlord has to maintain during the lease, while paying the utilities is usually the renter's responsibility.

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    Shopping in Louisville, KY

    Mall St. Matthews is one of the biggest malls in Kentucky, featuring a range of stores like Victoria's Secret, Forever 21, Torrid, Hot Topic and American Eagle. Likewise, Jefferson Mall, Oxmoor Center, and Springhurst Towne Center are other major shopping malls in Louisville where renters can shop from national chains and local boutiques. Renters are also close to Paddock Shops, which is an upscale, open-air shopping center with a selection of high-end retailers and fashion boutiques, like Anthropologie, Pottery Barn, Lane Bryant and Banana Republic. Of course, several neighborhoods (like NuLu, Bardstown Road and Original Highlands) also feature a range of local boutiques, antique stores and specialty shops where renters can buy a variety of items. Louisville also has several flea markets and antique stores where renters can find vintage items, collectibles and unique finds. Or, for everyday necessities, renters are close to chains like Kroger, Meijer, Aldi and Whole Foods Market, as well as department stores, like Target, Walmart, Macy's and Dillard's.

    Transportation in Louisville, KY

    Navigating through Louisville is easy, thanks to the developed network of transportation options. Specifically, renters who drive can use several highways to access surrounding areas, including interstates 64, 65, 71, 264 and 265; U.S. highways 42, 60 and 150; and several state routes. Louisville also has a well-connected public transportation system with regular bus routes operated by the Transit Authority of River City running throughout the greater Louisville area. Plus, many parts of the city are walkable and bike-friendly, with trails that allow renters to get around the neighborhoods easily. For more convenient on-demand transportation, renters can request Uber and Lyft ridesharing services throughout the area. Finally, Louisville International Airport provides air travel to domestic and international destinations.

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