Tap here to try the Rental Assistant! ×
Save This Search

Apartments for Rent in Ann Arbor, MI
292 Rentals Available

  • Resident Rated
    Have rent special Rent Specials
    Backyard at The Ivanhoe Apartments, Ann Arbor, Michigan Kitchen at The Ivanhoe Apartments, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    Today

    1533 Pine Valley Boulevard, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    2 Units available
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS $1,675+
    Property reviews
    5/5 Anonymous on Feb 3, 2024

    Ivanhoe is conveniently situated in Ann Arbor for most business and shopping purposes.

    4/5 Anonymous on Dec 2, 2023

    There is no onsite management or maintenance. Decent apartments but need washers and dryers inside the units.

  • Today

    1548 Jones, Ann Arbor, MI 48105
    1 BED $1,050
  • Today

    2511 Packard St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    2 BEDS $2,060+
    3 BEDS $2,860
  • Today

    2047 Charlton Avenue,, Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS Ask for Pricing
  • Today

    2820 Windwood Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48105
    1 BED $1,775+
    2 BEDS $1,900+
  • Today

    1533 Pine Valley Boulevard, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS $1,675+
  • Too many options, too little time? Take a quiz and let us do the search for you
  • Today

    2502 Packard St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    Studio $1,693+
    1 BED $1,878+
    2+ BEDS $2,295+
  • Today

    800 Victors Way, Ann Arbor, MI 48108
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED $1,600
    2 BEDS $1,775
  • Today

    2501 Avant Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    1 BED $1,875+
    2 BEDS $2,325+
    3 BEDS $3,475+
  • Today

    650 Waymarket, Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    1 BED $1,660
    2 BEDS $1,880+
    3 BEDS $2,180
  • Today

    3000 Signature Blvd., Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    1 BED $1,710+
    2 BEDS $1,504+
  • Today

    1546 Jones, Ann Arbor, MI 48105
    1 BED $1,050
  • Interactive banner rent
    What is your max rent budget?
  • Today

    1100 Rabbit Run Circle, Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    1 BED $1,699
    2 BEDS $1,849
    3 BEDS $2,099
  • Today

    911 S Main, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    4 BEDS $6,000
    6 BEDS $7,500
  • Today

    2167 Medford Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    1 BED $1,149
    2 BEDS $1,430+
    3 BEDS $2,130+
  • Today

    2225 Traverwood Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48105
    1 BED $2,020+
    2 BEDS $2,807
  • Today

    618 S Main St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    Studio $1,817+
    1 BED $2,266+
    2 BEDS $3,099+
  • Today

    3103 Homestead Commons Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48108
    1 BED $1,378+
    2 BEDS $1,125+
    3 BEDS $1,998+
  • Interactive banner bedroom
    How many bedrooms are you
    looking for?
  • Today

    1200 Broadway Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48105
    Studio $1,995+
    1 BED $2,115+
    2+ BEDS $2,765+
  • Today

    2572 Carpenter Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48108
    1 BED $1,349
    2 BEDS $1,549
  • Today

    3300 Ann Arbor-Saline Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    1 BED $2,025+
    2 BEDS $2,520+
    3 BEDS $3,016+
  • Today

    1556 Jones Unit B, Ann Arbor, MI 48105
    1 BED $1,200
  • Today

    3008 Randolph Court Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48108
    1 BED $1,238+
    2 BEDS $1,398
  • Today

    545 Landings Boulevard, Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    1 BED $1,386+
    2 BEDS $1,604+
    3 BEDS $1,732+
  • Today

    1099 Maiden Ln, Ann Arbor, MI 48105
    Studio $1,250
    1 BED $1,350+
    2 BEDS $1,525+
39-0-city

Popular searches Average rent Renters guide Demographics

Average rent in Ann Arbor, MI

$1,993/mo Ann Arbor, MI average rental price, March 2024
Image Average Rent

The average monthly rent of apartments in Ann Arbor, MI is $1,993.

    Ann Arbor, MI apartment rent ranges

    About 42% of apartment rents in Ann Arbor, MI range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 27% of apartments. Around 31% of Ann Arbor’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 1% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

    Ann Arbor, MI rent trends

    Getting around in Ann Arbor, MI

    92 /100
    Walker's Paradise
    60 /100
    Good Transit
    83 /100
    Very Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 92, Transit Score®: 60, Bike Score®: 83

    Frequently asked questions

    When were prices and availability in Ann Arbor, MI last updated?

    Prices and availability in Ann Arbor, MI were last updated on 27 May 2024.

    What are the best apartments in Ann Arbor, MI?

    The best apartments in Ann Arbor, MI are: The Ivanhoe Apartments, 1548 Jones, 1546 Jones, Uptown Ann Arbor and The Emerson Apartments.

    What is the average rent in Ann Arbor, MI?

    The average rent in Ann Arbor, MI is $1,993. Start your search for apartments in Ann Arbor, MI now.

    What is the price range for a studio apartment in Ann Arbor, MI?

    The price range for a studio apartment in Ann Arbor, MI is between $1,250 and $2,952. View all studio apartments in Ann Arbor, MI.

    What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Ann Arbor, MI?

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Ann Arbor, MI is between $1,000 and $6,547. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Ann Arbor, MI now.

    What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Ann Arbor, MI?

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Ann Arbor, MI is between $1,128 and $8,805. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Ann Arbor, MI.

    What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Ann Arbor, MI?

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Ann Arbor, MI is between $1,726 and $11,224. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Ann Arbor, MI.

    What type of rental buildings are in Ann Arbor, MI?

    In Ann Arbor, 54% of the residents are renting compared to 46% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 15% of Ann Arbor’s rentals, 72% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 13% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Ann Arbor, MI?

    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 Ann Arbor are about 39 years old, on average. Of these, 20% 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 4 stories. About 88% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 7% are mid-rises, and 9% are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

    What apartment floorplans are common in Ann Arbor, MI?

    Studio apartments in Ann Arbor are around 4% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 39% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 47% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

    Ann Arbor, MI in the news

    Renter's guide to Ann Arbor, MI

    According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the City of Ann Arbor was the 6th largest city in the State of Michigan, with a recorded population of 113,934. However, considering that there are over 43,000 students at the University of Michigan, you begin to get the picture of this city being very much a college town.

    In fact, the university has had a major influence on Ann Arbor since it moved its campus there from Detroit in 1837 - a short move, even at that time, given that the distance from Detroit to Ann Arbor is only 43 miles. Another popular Midwestern city, Chicago is approximately 240 miles from Ann Arbor. If you’re looking for a cost-effective way to get to Chicago from Ann Arbor, consider taking a direct bus. A one-way fare costs between $24 and $32.

    In general, the climate in Ann Arbor is greatly influenced by its proximity to the Great Lakes, with mid-summer high temperatures in the mid-80s and winter low temperatures that average in the upper 20s.

    Tips for renting in Ann Arbor, MI

    The State of Michigan has a rather extensive tenants’ and landlords’ rights ordinance, with which anyone renting in Ann Arbor should familiarize themselves.

    Ann Arbor is often referred to as "Tree Town" for the more than 50,000 trees that line the city streets. Many of the residential areas are in the heart of Ann Arbor where the University of Michigan is located and apartments and townhouses in this area are generally occupied by students or young professionals. Since much of the population is college educated, Ann Arbor is a great place to live if you're looking for a place with a high education standard.

    Depending on where one has moved from, and the Ann Arbor neighborhood that one is moving into, the housing market may or may not be considered affordable, so be sure to do refer to an Ann Arbor neighborhood map and do some extensive research on the various neighborhoods before signing a lease.

    Things for renting

    Living in Ann Arbor, MI

    There are many pros to living in Ann Arbor. The city is regularly recognized in various annual rankings, the most recent being Esquire Magazine’s "The 15 U.S. Towns Most Worthy of a Day Trip" (#5), Nerdwallet’s "Best Cities for Women in the Workforce" (#7), and Forbes’ "Top 20 Happiest Cities To Work In Right Now" (#20), as well as repeatedly making Livability.com’s top ten list of college towns. However, as Livability has pointed out, it’s a great place to live over and above the college town atmosphere. Certainly, the diversity of Ann Arbor neighborhoods plays an important role and some of the best neighborhoods in Ann Arbor, such as the Bryant neighborhood just south of U.S. Interstate 94, are quite diverse.

    Like many other cities, Ann Arbor’s downtown development has meant more residents in the city’s central business district, and along with a soon to be launched bike-share program, all contribute to improving Ann Arbor’s walkability score, making it easier for residents to live without a car.

    As for the downsides, Ann Arbor weather in the winter can be challenging, but the city’s numerous cultural amenities and strong economy far outweigh the minor discomforts of cold and snow.

    Things to do in Ann Arbor, MI

    Though Ann Arbor is a relatively small town, it certainly doesn’t lack in big-city sophistication, culture, and wonderful neighborhoods. With more than 150 parks and the beautiful Huron River flowing through town, the city boasts an abundance of hiking and cycling trails, as well as some of the best canoeing and kayaking along the nationally recognized Huron River water trail. Coupled with numerous golf courses in the area, any outdoor enthusiast is never short of things to do in Ann Arbor year round.

    The cultural scene is certainly driven by the presence of the University of Michigan and its several performing arts groups and facilities on campus. However, there are numerous local arts groups that are not affiliated with the university, including the Ann Arbor Civic Theatre, the Arbor Opera Theater, the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra, and the Ann Arbor Ballet Theater. Over 30 independent bookstores call this city home.

    Whether you’re in the mood for a classic movie or the latest Hollywood blockbuster, there are plenty of nice movie theatres in town to get your popcorn-and-film fix. Rave on Carpenter and Quality 16 on Jackson (a 1/4 mile west of Wagner Rd.) are two of the best places in Ann Arbor for movie buffs, and if you don’t mind a 30-min drive to Canton, definitely check out Emagine (next to Home Depot on 39535 Ford Road).

    Things to do

    Whether you’re in the mood for a classic movie or the latest Hollywood blockbuster, there are plenty of nice movie theatres in town to get your popcorn-and-film fix. Rave on Carpenter and Quality 16 on Jackson (a 1/4 mile west of Wagner Rd.) are two of the best places in Ann Arbor for movie buffs, and if you don’t mind a 30-min drive to Canton, definitely check out Emagine (next to Home Depot on 39535 Ford Road).

    Given so much to do in Ann Arbor one can certainly work up an appetite and the city has nearly 300 restaurants in the area to satisfy that appetite, including Ann Arbor’s most famous eatery - Zingerman's Deli. Included among some of the best Ann Arbor restaurants are just about every well-known ethnic palate from Asian to European to Middle Eastern to Mexican and Central American, along with popular pizza joints, steak houses, and traditional American fare. The variety and quality of the food at eateries such as Aventura, Pizza House, Sava’s, The Chop House, and No Thai! rival any found in many major metropolitan cities.

    Families with kids in Ann Arbor will surely have a blast at German Park’s public picnic events. There is a $5 fee per person yet entrance is free for children aged 12 and below; in return, you’ll get to enjoy some delightful authentic German dinners and lively dance performances.

    Families with kids in Ann Arbor will surely have a blast at German Park’s public picnic events. There is a $5 fee per person yet entrance is free for children aged 12 and below; in return, you’ll get to enjoy some delightful authentic German dinners and lively dance performances.

    As for shopping options, check out Bivouac, a unique store selling a mix of Men’s and Women’s clothing and gear. When you’re ready for some real retail therapy, Kerrytown Market & Shops will give you that and more with its interesting collection of designer shops and quaint, locally-owned boutiques. Briarwood Mall is another good option, with approx. 120 stores including Macy's, JC Penney, Von Maur, Sears, Victoria's Secret, Apple, and Coach.

    Throughout the year there is a plethora of festivals and events, including the award-winning Ann Arbor Art Fair, the Ann Arbor Film Festival, the annual Ann Arbor Summer Festival, and of course The Ark Ann Arbor - the ever popular, nationally recognized acoustic and folk music festival. Finally, not to be overlooked, is the fall tradition of Michigan Football, which takes over the city on numerous weekends from September through November and on any given Saturday brings in more than 100,000 people to Ann Arbor to tailgate and fill "The Big House" to watch “Big Blue” football.

    Things to do

    Ann Arbor, MI employment & economy

    The University of Michigan employs roughly 30,000 people and therefore is the city’s largest employer. Nevertheless, the Ann Arbor economy is quite diversified, offering jobs in Ann Arbor industries such as automotive research and development, life sciences and health care services and research, software development, education, and publishing. After the university, the largest employers are Trinity Health (5,800), General Motors Milford Proving Grounds (3,750), and the Ann Arbor Public School district (2,500). The City of Ann Arbor unemployment rate (3.2%) was one of the lowest of any city in the country, much less the State of Michigan.

    Education in Ann Arbor, MI

    When it comes to higher education Ann Arbor may just be one of the most recognized cities in the country - being home to the University of Michigan. Founded in 1817 - a full 20 years before Michigan became a state - it is considered one of the leading research universities in the US. Its graduate program offers doctoral degrees in the humanities, social sciences, and STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) and its athletic program competes in Division I of the NCAA in the Big Ten Conference. Probably nothing defines Ann Arbor more than “Big Blue,” as the university is known.

    Ann Arbor public schools are part of the Ann Arbor Public Schools (AAPS) district and operates more than two dozen elementary as well as high schools. Ann Arbor is also home to several private schools, including the highly recognized Rudolf Steiner School, which offers a Waldorf education, and several charter schools.

    Look for apartments near me

    Are you looking to land that one apartment near you that ticks all the boxes? Now you can browse through available RentCafe apartment listings in your area, rated and reviewed by verified residents. Comparing the size, price, amenities and location of apartments for rent near you is easier than ever. Do you feel like expanding the search beyond your neighborhood and ZIP code? Browse apartments for rent in your city and state to find the best fit, wherever you are in the U.S. Somewhere out there is the perfect apartment just waiting for you.

    Whether you're looking for a studio, an apartment with one or more bedrooms, or maybe you're upgrading to a luxury apartment or need to acommodate a pet, RentCafe allows you to easily search for a rental near you based on your criteria, anywhere in the U.S. So, let's find your new home today!

    RentCafe is your one-stop shop for finding a great new apartment in Ann Arbor, MI. Easily search through a wide selection of apartments for rent in Ann Arbor, MI, and view detailed information about available rentals including floor plans, pricing, photos, amenities, interactive maps, and thorough property descriptions. Property owners and managers are one click away, so feel free to contact them and find out all you need to know about the apartment you’re interested in. Browse Ann Arbor, MI apartments with rents starting from $527 and submit your rental application today!

    Finding a home nearby is easier than you think. Check out our Apartments Near Me page and take your pick!