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Apartments for Rent in Kannapolis, NC
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    5476 Milestone Ave, Kannapolis, NC 28081
    2 BEDS $2,299+
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    1100 Coopers Ridge Dr, Kannapolis, NC 28083
    Studio $1,020+
    1 BED $1,120+
    2+ BEDS $1,330+
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    40000 Argento Way, Kannapolis, NC 28081
    1 BED $1,529
    2 BEDS $1,749+
    3 BEDS $2,076
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    120 West Ave, Kannapolis, NC 28081
    Studio $1,375+
    1 BED $1,875+
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    210 South Main Street, Kannapolis, NC 28081
    Studio $1,205+
    1 BED $1,446+
    2 BEDS $1,930+
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    1825 MISSION OAKS ST, KANNAPOLIS, NC 28083
    3 BEDS $1,655
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    904 S JUNIPER ST, KANNAPOLIS, NC 28081
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    807 Keller Avenue, Kannapolis, NC 28081
    2 BEDS $950
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    909 Rhode Island Avenue, Kannapolis, NC 28083
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    839 Murphy St, Kannapolis, NC 28081
    3 BEDS $1,780
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    1275 Mount Moriah Church Road, China Grove, NC 28023
    2 BEDS $1,350+
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    1100 Ray Suggs Place, Concord, NC 28027
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS $1,175+
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    1925 Pine Bough Ln, Concord, NC 28027
    1 BED $1,109
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    1445 Fairington Drive NW, Concord, NC 28027
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    2 BEDS $828
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    1415 Fairington Drive NW, Concord, NC 28027
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    2 BEDS $1,175
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    1000 Woodbrook Pl NE, Concord, NC 28025
    1 BED $1,179+
    2 BEDS $1,399+
    3 BEDS $1,549+
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    100 Waterview Drive, Concord, NC 28027
    Studio $880+
    1 BED $1,045+
    2+ BEDS $1,140+
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    100 Waterview Dr, Concord, NC 28027
    Studio $950+
    1 BED $1,045+
    2+ BEDS $1,220+
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    1003 Southampton Dr NW, Concord, NC 28027
    Studio $1,023+
    1 BED $938+
    2+ BEDS $927+
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    100 Horizon Ct NW, Concord, NC 28027
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    1 BED $963+
    2+ BEDS $1,432+
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    2500 Ivy Hollow Place, Concord, NC 28027
    1 BED $1,310+
    2 BEDS $1,618+
    3 BEDS $2,250+
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    1016 Lindler Dr, Concord, NC 28027
    4 BEDS $2,185
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    260 Brookwood Ave NE, #2A, Concord, NC 28025
    2 BEDS $1,250+
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    533 Harris Street, Concord, NC 28025
    4 BEDS $1,920
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    American Ave NE, Concord, NC 28025
    Studio $1,275
    2 BEDS $1,275
    3 BEDS $1,350
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Average rent in Kannapolis, NC

$1,454/mo Kannapolis, NC average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Kannapolis, NC is $1,454.

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Getting around in Kannapolis, NC

51 /100
Somewhat Walkable
25 /100
Some Transit
28 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 51, Transit Score®: 25, Bike Score®: 28

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Kannapolis, NC last updated?

Prices and availability in Kannapolis, NC were last updated on 27 Feb 2024.

What are the best apartments in Kannapolis, NC?

The best apartments in Kannapolis, NC are: Stadium Lofts, Vida Kannapolis, Kannan Station Apartment Homes, Argento at Kellswater Bridge Apartments and Redwood Kannapolis Parkway.

What is the average rent in Kannapolis, NC?

The average rent in Kannapolis, NC is $1,454. Start your search for apartments in Kannapolis, NC now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Kannapolis, NC?

The price range for a studio apartment in Kannapolis, NC is between $1,020 and $2,316. View all studio apartments in Kannapolis, NC.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Kannapolis, NC?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Kannapolis, NC is between $1,120 and $3,142. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Kannapolis, NC now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Kannapolis, NC?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Kannapolis, NC is between $1,305 and $4,439. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Kannapolis, NC.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Kannapolis, NC?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Kannapolis, NC is between $1,020 and $2,676. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Kannapolis, NC.

What type of rental buildings are in Kannapolis, NC?

In Kannapolis 38% of the housing is rented out compared to 62% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 1% of Kannapolis’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 41% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 52% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Kannapolis, NC?

The average age of rental buildings in Kannapolis is 21 years old, with 53% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 3 stories, of which all are garden-style apartment communities, none 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 Kannapolis, NC?

Rental apartments in Kannapolis come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 2% 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 26% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 51% of all rentals in Kannapolis. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Kannapolis, NC

Within close proximity of the mountains and beaches, and bordered by the Don T. Howell Reservoir, Kannapolis Lake, Lake Fisher, and Lake Conrad, the apartments and houses for rent in the small town of Kannapolis, NC, are in a convenient location that is as commuter-friendly as it is beautiful. Renters in Kannapolis are 26 miles northeast of Charlotte and 37 miles northwest of Lexington (both via I-85, which runs along the south and west sides of town). With quick access to numerous highways, including interstates 77 and 40, renters can also navigate the Charlotte metropolitan area easier than ever before. Renters can also find employment at the many corporations are headquartered in Kannapolis, such as Amazon; Gordon Food; Prime Beverage; Zipline; Linder; and the North Carolina Food Innovation Lab, which has a local research campus to make breakthrough advancements in health and nutrition.

Renting in Kannapolis, NC

Most renters are a mix of Charlotte commuters; specialized professionals with backgrounds in either education or healthcare; or blue-collar workers in the manufacturing industries. The parks, trails, and beautiful houses and apartments tend to attract renting families. Next to the revitalized downtown and research campus is Atrium Health Ballpark, home of the minor league Kannapolis Cannon Ballers baseball team. Renters also look forward to annual events, such as the Cannon Ballers Trees of Hope and Summer Events Series (arts, concerts and movies) each weekend throughout the summer in Village Park. Or, renters can reach Village Park on foot via a two-mile trail that goes from Bakers Creek Park to 8th Street. The trail also connects neighborhoods on Oakwood Avenue, Stonwyck and Rogers Lake Road. Most apartments for rent in Kannapolis are between two and three bedrooms, and there are many new residential developments.

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Shopping in Kannapolis, NC

Renters will find two popular shopping malls close to Kannapolis - Afton Ridge and Carolina Mall, both in the neighboring small town of Concord (eight miles south via I-85). Locally, renters shop at department stores in CloverLeaf Plaza and Copperfield Center. Or, for common errands, renters go to Target, Walgreens, CVS, Walmart, ShopRite and dollar stores. Meanwhile, downtown renters shop at Hive; Stichin' Post Gifts; Lora Belle Baby; 3 jem's boutique; Barnhardt Jewelers; Lively Lines Boutique; Local Focal Marketplace & Antiques; and many more. Renters also go downtown for the Kannapolis Farmers' Market and great restaurants like Stag and Doe; Go Burrito; Capriano's; Salty Caper; Cava; and Ivan's Restaurant.

Transportation in Kannapolis, NC

There are many public transportation options to choose from when renting in Kannapolis. For instance, renters can take bus routes provided by CK Rider, Rowan Express and, when renters are traveling from Kannapolis to Charlotte, CATS Express. However, the quickest way for renters to reach Charlotte from Kannapolis is by taking the Piedmont Line, provided by Amtrak, which takes renters from the Kannapolis Train Station into Charlotte within 35 minutes. Or, the Carolinian Line takes renters from Kannapolis into New York. For private flights, the Concord Regional Airport is 13 miles southwest of Kannapolis, and for public regional flights, Rowan County Airport is 13 miles northeast of Kannapolis. Finally, the closest major airport to Kannapolis is Charlotte Douglas International Airport (30 miles south via I-85).

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