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    937 41St Street NW, Rochester, MN 55901
    8 Units available
    1 BED $947+
    2 BEDS $1,069+
    3 BEDS $1,096+
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    Enjoy up to 2 MONTHS FREE on select homes!*The Villages at Essex Park provides its residents with quality living at affordable rates. Our community includes amazing amenities including a 24-hour fitness center, community grilling area, ample parking, outdoor pool, community clubhouse & so much more! Move-in ready apartments, meticulously groomed grounds, and dedicated staff contributes to a higher standard of living. Don't wait to reserve your next home. Ask us about our Preferred Employer discount.  Your new life awaits at The Villages at Essex Park. *Some restrictions apply. Select apartment home at The Villages of Essex Park participate in an affordable housing program. Household income limits apply. Please call for more details.

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    425 Broadway Avenue South, Rochester, MN 55904
    Available
    Studio $1,390+
    1 BED $1,550+
    2 BEDS $2,490+
    Overview

    Introducing The Maven on Broadway, Downtown Rochester’s preeminent new residences for those who appreciate fine design and smart urban living. The Maven immerses you in an unrivaled waterfront setting across from the Zumbro River, steps from Skyway access to The Mayo Clinic. Sophisticated alcove, one and two-bedroom, and penthouse residences are seamlessly designed with sleek, carefully chosen finishes to create your Luxury Launchpad. We invite you to experience the new benchmark of luxury living in Rochester, The Maven on Broadway.   The Maven on Broadway offers you your dream one or two-bedroom apartment in downtown Rochester. Here, you’ll find open-concept living spaces with luxe features, including stainless-steel appliances, granite countertops, spa baths, and private patios or balconies. Choose from studio, one and two-bedroom, and penthouse residences to find the floor plan for you.

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    4400 Red Hawk Dr SE, Rochester, MN 55904
    Available
    1 BED $1,610
    2 BEDS $1,830
    3 BEDS $2,050
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    5/5 Anonymous on Apr 30, 2022

    New here but so far so good.

    5/5 Anonymous on Mar 5, 2022

    The only complaint is some of the streets being narrow and people parking on them.

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    1918 18 And A Half Ave Nw, Rochester, MN 55901
    1 BED $750
    2 BEDS $725+
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    1923 1St Street SW, Rochester, MN 55902
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    2301 Crystal Bay Ct SW, Rochester, MN 55902
    2 BEDS $1,675+
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    30Th Avenue NW, Rochester, MN 55901
    2 BEDS $1,000
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    937 41St Street NW, Rochester, MN 55901
    1 BED $947+
    2 BEDS $1,069+
    3 BEDS $1,096+
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    2000 Chardonnay Ln NW, Rochester, MN 55901
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    875 21ST AVE SE, ROCHESTER, MN 55904
    2 BEDS $1,180
    3 BEDS $1,380
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    560 28Th St SE, Rochester, MN 55904
    Studio $1,205+
    1 BED $1,482+
    2+ BEDS $1,534+
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    810 North Broadway Avenue, Rochester, MN 55906
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    425 Broadway Avenue South, Rochester, MN 55904
    Studio $1,390+
    1 BED $1,550+
    2 BEDS $2,490+
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    2520 28Th Street SE, Rochester, MN 55904
    2 BEDS $1,100
    3 BEDS $1,400
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    1331 4Th St Se, Rochester, MN 55904
    3 BEDS $1,475
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    101 Civic Center Drive NE, Rochester, MN 55906
    1 BED $1,050+
    2 BEDS $1,350+
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    412 3Rd Ave SE, Rochester, MN 55904
    Studio $1,350
    1 BED $1,550
    2 BEDS $1,975
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    4400 Red Hawk Dr SE, Rochester, MN 55904
    1 BED $1,610
    2 BEDS $1,830
    3 BEDS $2,050
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    11 7Th Ave SW, Rochester, MN 55902
    1 BED $1,350
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    626 3Rd Avenue Southeast, Rochester, MN 55904
    Studio $375
    1 BED $515+
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    510 5Th Street SW, Rochester, MN 55902
    Studio $1,050
    1 BED $1,150
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    4010 Maine Ave SE, Rochester, MN 55904
    Studio $1,260+
    1 BED $1,440+
    2+ BEDS $1,780+
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    3955 Superior Dr NW, Rochester, MN 55901
    Studio $934+
    1 BED $989+
    2 BEDS $1,446+
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    402 31St St NE, Rochester, MN 55906
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    2 BEDS $865+
    3 BEDS $1,140+
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    401 North Broadway, Rochester, MN 55906
    Studio $1,032
    1 BED $1,106
    2 BEDS $1,327
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Average rent in Rochester, MN

$1,488/mo Rochester, MN average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Rochester, MN is $1,488.

Rochester, MN apartment rent ranges

About 32% of apartment rents in Rochester, MN range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 12% of apartments. Around 39% of Rochester’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 18% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Rochester, MN rent trends

Getting around in Rochester, MN

15 /100
Car-Dependent
80 /100
Very Bikeable
Walk Score®: 15, Bike Score®: 80

Frequently asked questions

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

Prices and availability in Rochester, MN were last updated on 21 Feb 2024.

What are the best apartments in Rochester, MN?

The best apartments in Rochester, MN are: Maven on Broadway, Falcon Heights Townhomes, The Villages at Essex Park, Forte Living of Rochester: 55+ Community! and Preserve on Maine.

What is the average rent in Rochester, MN?

The average rent in Rochester, MN is $1,488. Start your search for apartments in Rochester, MN now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in Rochester, MN is between $375 and $3,741. View all studio apartments in Rochester, MN.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Rochester, MN is between $375 and $2,794. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Rochester, MN now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Rochester, MN is between $750 and $8,812. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Rochester, MN.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Rochester, MN is between $970 and $4,172. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Rochester, MN.

What type of rental buildings are in Rochester, MN?

In Rochester, 34% of the residents are renting compared to 66% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 24% of Rochester’s rentals, 60% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 15% are single-family rentals.

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

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 Rochester are about 24 years old, on average. Of these, 58% 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 84% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 13% are mid-rises, and 8% are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in Rochester, MN?

Rental apartments in Rochester come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 5% 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 40% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 41% of all rentals in Rochester. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Rochester, MN

Rochester is a large city located in southern Minnesota and is well-known as the birthplace of the Mayo Clinic, a health care organization. The vibrant city also offers arts, events, dining, shopping and craft breweries, making it appeal to renters of all ages. Meanwhile, renters and tourists usually visit the 1928 Plummer Building in Rochester, which has sprawling grounds and period furnishing. The city also appeals to renters who enjoy arts, like the Rochester Art Center, which offers views of the Zumbro River. The city is located in Olmstead County and does not have a natural lake, unlike other parts of Minnesota. Rochester has warm, long, and wet summers, while the winters are windy, freezing and snowy. The city also receives average precipitation with 34 inches of rain and 48 inches of snow per year and 180 sunny days per year.

Renting in Rochester, MN

Rochester is a large community with 29 rental neighborhoods for renters to pick from. Specifically, the city offers a dense, suburban feel for its renters, and there are a lot of parks in the rental area. Most of the renters are families and young professionals. The best places to rent in Rochester include Southern Hills, Schmidt Park, Folwell, Viking Hills and Baihly Woodlands. Or, more affordable homes for rent are in the southern part of the city. While there are different property types for rent in Rochester, the popular ones include single-family homes, townhomes, condos, mobile homes and multifamily homes. Renters also prefer homes with two-car garages, farms, fenced yards, vaulted ceilings and corner lots. Notably, there is no rent control in Rochester and no grace period, so renters have to pay a late fee when their rent is late. Additionally, renters must receive a 14-day eviction notice whereas, for a rent increase, it's a rental period and one day.

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Shopping in Rochester, MN

Shopping in Rochester is easy as renters have access to a wide range of malls, local stores, gift shops, and more. For instance, the city features different shopping malls, like Apache Mall, Galleria At University Square, Miracle Mile and Hillcrest Shopping Center. In Rochester, renters shop for their groceries at Cub Foods, People's Food Co-op, Hy-Vee Grocery Store and Natural Grocers. There are also different department stores in the city, many of which are at Apache Mall. They include Kohl's, Macy's, JCPenney, Target, T.J.Maxx, HomeGoods and Marshalls.

Transportation in Rochester, MN

Rochester is a walkable and bikeable city, but renters can only run some errands on foot. Here, most errands are done in a car or even on bicycles as the city has an extensive trail system. Alternatively, Rochester Public Transit provides transportation to renters in the city. It provides bus lines, and there are different stops with blue and green signs in the city. Other forms of public transit include taxis and the subway. Likewise, commuting to Minneapolis from Rochester is convenient by bus, tram or car. Finally, the closest airport to Rochester is Rochester International Airport, which is about 10 miles away from the city. Another option is the La Crosse Municipal Airport.

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