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Apartments for Rent in Independence, MO
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    2218 S Overton Ave, Independence, MO 64052
    2 BEDS $1,100
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    3100 Quail Creek Drive, Independence, MO 64055
    1 BED $895+
    2 BEDS $1,155
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    20301 East 45Th Street, Independence, MO 64015
    1 BED $1,395
    2 BEDS $1,585+
    3 BEDS $1,950+
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    4580 S. Bass Pro Dr., Independence, MO 64055
    1 BED $1,264+
    2 BEDS $1,469+
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    13004 US-40, Independence, MO 64055
    1 BED $895
    2 BEDS $895+
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    3950 South Jackson Dr., Independence, MO 64057
    1 BED $1,084+
    2 BEDS $1,324+
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    319 S Hocker Avenue, Independence, MO 64050
    2 BEDS $1,125
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    4430 S Liberty Ave, Independence, MO 64055-7314
    1 BED $783+
    2 BEDS $889
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    19700 East 39Th Place South, Independence, MO 64057
    1 BED $1,103+
    2 BEDS $1,453+
    3 BEDS $1,851+
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    19401 E 40Th St. Ct. S., Independence, MO 64057
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    1105 South Brookside Avenue, Independence, MO 64053
    1 BED $875+
    2 BEDS $1,025
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    11609 E 35Th St S, Independence, MO 64052
    2 BEDS $1,150
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    3100 Quail Creek Dr, Independence, MO 64055
    1 BED $880+
    2 BEDS $1,150+
    3 BEDS $1,445+
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    1509 N Hocker Ave, Independence, MO 64050
    3 BEDS $1,200
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    1009 North Cottage Avenue, Independence, MO 64050
    1 BED $770
    2 BEDS $885
    3 BEDS $1,200
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    12400-12416 E 40Th Street, Independence, MO 64055
    1 BED $800+
    2 BEDS $900+
    3 BEDS $1,000+
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    E 40Th Street S, Independence, MO 64055
    1 BED $800+
    2 BEDS $900+
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    120 W Elizabeth, Independence, MO 64050
    1 BED $725
    2 BEDS $825
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    18006 E 27TH ST S, INDEPENDENCE, MO 64057
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    15608 E 41St St S, Independence, MO 64055
    3 BEDS $1,595
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    3508 HARVARD AVENUE, INDEPENDENCE, MO 64052
    3 BEDS $1,695
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    16016 E 37TH TER S, INDEPENDENCE, MO 64055
    3 BEDS $1,895
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    18803 Blackhawk Trail, Independence, MO 64056
    2 BEDS $875
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    20216 E 16Th St N, Independence, MO 64056
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    332 S Kendall Ave, Independence, MO 64056
    3 BEDS $1,765
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Average rent in Independence, MO

$1,102/mo Independence, MO average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Independence, MO is $1,102.

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    Getting around in Independence, MO

    3 /100
    Car-Dependent
    16 /100
    Minimal Transit
    3 /100
    Somewhat Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 3, Transit Score®: 16, Bike Score®: 3

    Frequently asked questions

    When were prices and availability in Independence, MO last updated?

    Prices and availability in Independence, MO were last updated on 25 Feb 2024.

    What are the best apartments in Independence, MO?

    The best apartments in Independence, MO are: 1509 N Hocker Ave, Cedar Brooke Apartments, 319 S Hocker Avenue, Cornerstone and Williamsburg Square.

    What is the average rent in Independence, MO?

    The average rent in Independence, MO is $1,102. Start your search for apartments in Independence, MO now.

    What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Independence, MO?

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Independence, MO is between $770 and $1,768. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Independence, MO now.

    What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Independence, MO?

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Independence, MO is between $770 and $2,090. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Independence, MO.

    What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Independence, MO?

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Independence, MO is between $770 and $2,417. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Independence, MO.

    What type of rental buildings are in Independence, MO?

    In Independence, 40% of the residents are renting compared to 60% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 8% of Independence’s rentals, 46% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 43% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Independence, MO?

    The average age of rental buildings in Independence is 38 years old, with 23% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 3 stories, of which 95% are garden-style apartment communities, 5% are mid-sized buildings, and 2% are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

    What apartment floorplans are common in Independence, MO?

    Rental apartments in Independence come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 3% 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 47% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 41% of all rentals in Independence. 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 Independence, MO

    Independence is a large city in Missouri and is the county seat of Jackson County. It's located in the northwestern part of Missouri and is well-known as the hometown of President Harry S. Truman. Renters who enjoy hiking and history enjoy living in Independence because it's the starting point of the Oregon Trail. Accordingly, Independence is also home to the Truman Library and Museum and the Frontier Trails Museum is also here. Renters also enjoy the food scene in Independence, as it features a variety of casual restaurants that serve Italian and American comfort food. Meanwhile, the summers in Independence are long, wet, and warm, while the winters are freezing, windy and snowy. It's also partly cloudy year-round. Independence also receives 30 inches of rain and 47 inches of snow per year, and there are 198 sunny days per year.

    Renting in Independence, MO

    Independence offers its renters a rural feel in the rental areas, and most of the neighborhoods have a lot of parks. Some of the best places to rent in Independence are in the central parts of the city, but there are also more affordable homes in the northeastern regions. Renters can pick from one of 36 constituent neighborhoods, and some of the best places to rent include Rainbow, Selsa, Bridger, Kerrington Woods and Highland Manor. While rental apartments are popular in Independence, renters also look out for single-family homes, townhomes, condos and multifamily homes. Many of the houses for rent in Independence also have two-car garages, farms, fenced yards and corner lots. Notably, there's no rent control in Independence, so landlords can raise the rent as much as they want. Additionally, renters in Missouri must receive a 10-day notice for eviction, while the rent increase notice can be up to one month.

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    Shopping in Independence, MO

    There are various shopping opportunities for renters in Independence, from large malls to small gift stores and antique shops. Renters easily get their daily necessities from the Independence Center, Independence Commons, Bolger Square Shopping Center and Independence Crossroads Shopping Center. There are also different places to shop for groceries for renters, like Hy-Vee Grocery Store, Walmart Neighborhood Market, Natural Grocers and Aldi. The city is also home to different department stores that renters can take advantage of, like Kohl's, Dillard's, Target, Marshalls, Walmart Supercenter and Ross Dress for Less. There's also a Burlington and a Bed Bath & Beyond.

    Transportation in Independence, MO

    There's decent walkability for renters in Independence to take advantage of, but renters mostly live in car-dependent neighborhoods. While there aren't a lot of bike lanes in the city, public transportation is available for renters who don't have a car. Namely, the IndeBus serves the Independence region with six routes and offers hourly trips. The transit system in the city also has bus routes within and outside the community. Alternatively, it's also easy to commute to Kansas City from Independence through public transit options like buses, shuttles, subways and taxis. Finally, the nearest airport to Independence is the Kansas City International Airport, which is 33 miles away from Independence.

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