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Apartments for Rent in Traverse City, MI
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    2516 Crossing Circle, Traverse City, MI 49684
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    2692 Harbor Hill Dr., Traverse City, MI 49686
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    340 E. State Street, Traverse City, MI 49684
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    155 Garland Street Suite 103, Traverse City, MI 49684
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    • $5,600
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    4155 Sprucewood Drive, Traverse City, MI 49685
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    2960 Feiger Lane, Traverse City, MI 49684
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Frequently Asked Questions

When were prices and availability in Traverse City, MI last updated?

Prices and availability in Traverse City, MI were last updated on 5 Jul 2022.

What are the best apartments in Traverse City, MI?

The best apartments in Traverse City, MI are: Emerald Creek Apartments, Sugar Plum Apartments, TC Lofts at State, Breakwater and Brookside Commons.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Traverse City, MI?

The price range for a studio apartment in Traverse City, MI is between $2,350 and $5,600. View all studio apartments in Traverse City, MI.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Traverse City, MI?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Traverse City, MI is between $352 and $5,600. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Traverse City, MI now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Traverse City, MI?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Traverse City, MI is between $418 and $5,600. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Traverse City, MI.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Traverse City, MI?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Traverse City, MI is between $352 and $5,600. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Traverse City, MI.

Living in Traverse City, MI

Located in Michigan, Traverse City is the county seat of Grand Traverse County and extends a little into Leelanau County. It is the largest city in the 21-county Northern Michigan area and is well-known for its craft beer scene and Clinch Park Beach. The city has high-quality public schools, offers diverse job opportunities and is relatively safe. Traverse City has a warm-summer humid continental climate, with snowy, windy winters, warm summers and cloudy all year round. Temperatures in the city range from 16°F to 80°F. On average, Traverse City gets 33 inches of rain, 118 inches of snow and 163 sunny days per year. With its vibrant food and wine scene, outdoor activities and high standard of living, Traverse City is a great renting spot for young professionals, families and retirees.

Traverse City, MI Demographics

  • Total Population15,525
  • Female 7,490
    Male 8,035
  • Median Age40.1

Traverse City, MI has a population of 15,525 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 8,035 of Traverse City’s residents are women and 7,490 are men. The median age of those who live in Traverse City, MI is 40.1.

Shopping in Traverse City, MI

There are multiple shopping options in Traverse City. Major shopping malls include the Grand Traverse Mall, Cherryland Center, Garfield Village Shopping Center, Grand Traverse Crossing and The Village at Grand Traverse Commons. Renters don’t have to travel far to shop at department stores like Kohl’s, Macy’s, Target, JCPenney, T.J. Maxx and Walmart. The top options for grocery shopping include Family Fare Supermarket, Oleson’s Food Store, Save A Lot, Tom's Food Market, Burritt's Fresh Markets, Meijer and American Spoon. The Downtown District is the best place to go for renters who enjoy delicious cuisine, art venues and upscale retail.

Transportation in Traverse City, MI

Traverse City is highly walkable and bikeable, so most errands can be accomplished without a car. The city provides a network of busses powered by the Bay Area Transportation Authority (BATA) for renters who need to commute without a car. Link On-Demand is a ride-hailing service in the city and a more convenient alternative option. Many shuttle companies and group tour services are available to those visiting the city. There are also electric vehicle charging stations throughout the city. In addition, taxis and ridesharing services like Lyft and Uber are available in the area. Renters also commute to Grand Rapids, St. Ignace and other neighboring cities through the Indian Trails and connect to Amtrak trains when traveling to other parts of Michigan. The Cherry Capital Airport is the closest major airport to Traverse City, conveniently located only 4 miles away.

Traverse City, MI Households

  • Total Number of Households6,888
  • Family 3,448
    Non-family 3,440
  • Children 1,536
    No Children 5,352
  • Average People Per Household2.15
  • Median Household Income$61,056
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,003

According to U.S. Census data, there are 6,888 households in Traverse City, MI. 3,448 are family households and 3,440 are non-family households. There are 1,536 households with children in Traverse City and 5,352 households without children. On average, about 2.15 people live in a household in Traverse City, MI. The median income of a Traverse City household living in Traverse City is $61,056 per year. The median housing costs per month are $1,003.

Traverse City, MI Education Statistics

The level of education of the population of Traverse City, MI is as follows: 1% have no high school education, 21% completed some high school, 27% partially completed college, 11% have an Associate Degree, 24% have a Bachelor Degree, and 16% have a Graduate Degree.

Renting in Traverse City, MI

Traverse City’s 19 neighborhoods cater to people of all ages and lifestyles, and most people living here are homeowners. The Grand Traverse Commons, which has many Victorian-style houses, parks, good schools and other conveniences, is a good renting option for families raising children. The Downtown District is popular among young professionals, boasting affordable condos, rental apartments and a diverse range of shopping, cultural and dining options. Traverse City landlords must stay within the market price range when raising rent and must give renters proper notice before doing so. Landlords must give at least a seven-day eviction notice on reasonable grounds.

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