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Average rent in Fridley, MN

$1,312/mo Fridley, MN average rental price, December 2022
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Fridley, MN is $1,312.

Fridley, MN apartment rent ranges

About 22% of apartment rents in Fridley, MN range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 2% of apartments. Around 69% of Fridley’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 7% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Fridley, MN rent trends

Getting around in Fridley, MN

56 /100
Somewhat Walkable
35 /100
Some Transit
59 /100
Walk Score®: 56, Transit Score®: 35, Bike Score®: 59

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Fridley, MN last updated?

Prices and availability in Fridley, MN were last updated on 9 Dec 2022.

What are the best apartments in Fridley, MN?

The best apartments in Fridley, MN are: Axle Apartments, The Cielo Apartments, Georgetown on the River, River Pointe and Rice Creek Townhouses.

What is the average rent in Fridley, MN?

The average rent in Fridley, MN is $1,312. Start your search for apartments in Fridley, MN now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Fridley, MN?

The price range for a studio apartment in Fridley, MN is between $1,154 and $1,200. View all studio apartments in Fridley, MN.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Fridley, MN?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Fridley, MN is between $925 and $2,304. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Fridley, MN now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Fridley, MN?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Fridley, MN is between $1,214 and $2,592. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Fridley, MN.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Fridley, MN?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Fridley, MN is between $1,587 and $3,030. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Fridley, MN.

What type of rental buildings are in Fridley, MN?

In Fridley 38% of the housing is rented out compared to 62% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 20% of Fridley’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 67% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 11% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Fridley, MN?

The average age of rental buildings in Fridley is 36 years old, with 31% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 3 stories, of which 92% are garden-style apartment communities, 8% 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 Fridley, MN?

Rental apartments in Fridley come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 0.7% 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 51% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 39% of all rentals in Fridley. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Renter's guide to Fridley, MN

Located in southwestern Minnesota, Fridley is part of the Twin Cities Metropolitan Area in Anoka County. It is bordered by the communities of Brooklyn Center, Columbia Heights, and Blaine.

HomeSnacks ranked Fridley #10 out of 50 Minnesota cities in its 2019 Most Diverse Cities in Minnesota list, which used census information to determine the population make-up of each city.

The city’s population is about 7% of Minneapolis’, and Fridley has about 7,000 more residents than the nearby community of Columbia Heights. There are only about 9 miles between Fridley and Minneapolis, and there are about 61 miles between Fridley and St. Cloud.

Fridley’s climate is humid continental, with hot and humid summers, and cold winters. The city experiences large temperature differences between seasons. Summer temperatures here average around 83ºF, although they can get as high as 108ºF. Winter temperatures in the city average about 28ºF, though temperatures can get as low as -41ºF. The average annual rainfall in Fridley is around 30 inches, which falls mostly in the spring and summer months. Flooding, droughts, and winter blizzards can affect Fridley.

Tips for renting in Fridley, MN

Keep your budget in mind when looking for a rental unit in Fridley. Determine what you can afford each month, not only for rent, but for any additional costs that may need to be covered for things like utilities or parking. Be sure to ask landlords about any potential additional costs when viewing apartments so you can ensure the rental unit you choose matches your budget limits.

A good way to ensure your search for a rental unit in Fridley goes smoothly is to be prepared. Decide what you are looking for in a rental unit, have any necessary documentation ready, confirm your references are willing to vouch for you as a tenant, and know what questions you want to ask ahead of time so you get all of the information you’re looking for during your viewing.

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Fridley, MN demographics

Fridley, MN has a population of 27,789 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 13,730 of Fridley’s residents are women and 14,059 are men. The median age of those who live in Fridley, MN is 35.1.

Living in Fridley, MN

Some of the pros of living in Fridley include an attractive downtown area, beautiful neighborhoods, great schools, proximity to Minneapolis/St. Paul, and a quiet and family-friendly atmosphere.

Some of the cons of living here include a higher cost of living than some cities, a tendency towards urban sprawl, and fewer public transportation options compared to larger cities.

Fridley, MN households

  • 6,714 Family
    4,053 Non-family
  • 3,059 Children
    7,708 No Children
  • 10,767Total Number of Households
  • 2.57Average People Per Household
  • $65,669Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 10,767 households in Fridley, MN. 6,714 are family households and 4,053 are non-family households. There are 3,059 households with children in Fridley and 7,708 households without children. On average, about 2.57 people live in a household in Fridley, MN.

Things to do in Fridley, MN

The Springbrook Nature Center is just one of the fun things to do in Fridley. The center features oak and aspen forests, wetlands, and prairies, with three miles of hiking trails winding through the various sections. The on-site interpretive center has plenty of educational exhibits and access to knowledgeable naturalists.

A fun activity for kids in Fridley is spending the day at Moore Lake Park. The park offers picnic shelters, sand volleyball courts, a beach area, playground equipment, fishing piers, tennis courts, and basketball courts.

A great activity for couples to do in Fridley is take a stroll on the Mississippi River Regional Trail, which links a number of communities in the area. The trail can be walked or biked and provides a great way to be active while enjoying local scenery.

One of the best places to shop in Fridley is the Moore Lake Commons Shopping Center, which features a variety of retailers that sell sports goods, surplus goods, gifts, clothing, and accessories. Just outside of Fridley in Blaine is Northtown Mall, which has a large variety of retailers, service providers, and dining options.

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One of the best places to shop in Fridley is the Moore Lake Commons Shopping Center, which features a variety of retailers that sell sports goods, surplus goods, gifts, clothing, and accessories. Just outside of Fridley in Blaine is Northtown Mall, which has a large variety of retailers, service providers, and dining options.

Route 47 Pub & Grub, The King’s Thai Cuisine, Red’s Savoy Pizza, Teppanyaki Grill & Supreme Buffet, Hong Kong Kitchen, and Paradise Biryani Point are some of the best restaurants in Fridley. Asian and American fare are both popular in the city.

Each year, Fridley holds the Fridley '49er Days event, which celebrates the year that the city was incorporated. The two-day event includes a parade, games, kids’ activities, a petting zoo, a car show, and plenty of food and other vendors.

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Fridley, MN employment & economy

Major industries in Fridley include construction, manufacturing, retail trade, transportation and warehousing, finance and insurance, educational services, professional/technical/scientific services, health care and social assistance, waste management services, accommodation and food services, and public administration. Many residents also commute to Minneapolis or St. Paul for work.

Some of the top employers in Fridley include Medtronic, Lofthouse Bakery, Target, Cummins, Walmart, Parsons Electric, Unity Hospital, Kurt Manufacturing, Minco Products, and BAE Systems.

Fridley’s unemployment rate is about 3.2 percent, which is close to the national rate of 3.6 percent.

Education in Fridley, MN

Fridley Independent School District 14 operates most public schools in the city, although some areas of the city fall under other school districts, including Anoka-Hennepin School District 11, Columbia Heights School District 13, and Spring Lake Park School District 16. Some of the top schools in Fridley include Hayes Elementary School, Stevenson Elementary School, Fridley Middle School, and Fridley Senior High School. There are also several private schools in the area.

There are no colleges or universities in Fridley, but there are many options available in nearby communities. Examples include North Hennepin Community College in Brooklyn Park, Hennepin Technical College in Brooklyn Park, National American University in Roseville, University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, and Saint Paul College in St. Paul.

Fridley, MN education statistics

The level of education of the population of Fridley, MN is as follows: 4% have no high school education, 34% completed some high school, 27% partially completed college, 9% have an Associate Degree, 19% have a Bachelor Degree, and 8% have a Graduate Degree.

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