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Apartments for Rent in Eau Claire, WI
4 Rentals Available

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    1750 N. Oxford Avenue, Eau Claire, WI 54703
    Studio $1,195
    1 BED $1,495
    2 BEDS $1,725+
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    550 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire, WI 54701
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS $1,475
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    1700 Oxford Ave, Eau Claire, WI 54701
    Income Restricted
    Studio $425+
    1 BED $777+
    2+ BEDS $927+
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    6 Grand Avenue W, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
    Income Restricted
    1 BED Ask for pricing

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Getting around in Eau Claire, WI

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Walk Score®: 45, Bike Score®: 52

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Eau Claire, WI last updated?

Prices and availability in Eau Claire, WI were last updated on 28 Sep 2023.

What are the best apartments in Eau Claire, WI?

The best apartments in Eau Claire, WI are: The Current, River Plaza Apartments and The Eddy.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Eau Claire, WI?

The price range for a studio apartment in Eau Claire, WI is between $777 and $1,450. View all studio apartments in Eau Claire, WI.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Eau Claire, WI?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Eau Claire, WI is between $777 and $1,495. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Eau Claire, WI now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Eau Claire, WI?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Eau Claire, WI is between $927 and $1,895. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Eau Claire, WI.

What type of rental buildings are in Eau Claire, WI?

In Eau Claire, 44% of the residents are renting compared to 56% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 7% of Eau Claire’s rentals, 77% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 15% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Eau Claire, WI?

The average age of rental buildings in Eau Claire is 0 years old, with none being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 0 stories, of which none 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 Eau Claire, WI?

Studio apartments in Eau Claire are around 0% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 0% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 0% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

Living in Eau Claire, WI

Eau Claire, WI, likes to call itself the “Indie Capital of the Midwest” because the city thrives on arts and culture. It’s located in Chippewa County in the west-central part of the state. The Twin Cities are about an hour’s drive for renters who commute there for work, but who choose to live in Eau Claire. A densely suburban area, the city has an above-average public school system and is home to the University of Wisconsin. That contributes to the college-like atmosphere around town, with independent stores and bars catering to college students who rent here. The climate in this part of the Midwest is considered seasonal, with very cold and snowy winters and summers that don’t get too hot. The hottest temperatures are in the upper 70s in the summer, which makes it very pleasant for renters to get outside at one of the many parks, such as Phoenix Park, Carson Park or Boyd Park.

Renting in Eau Claire, WI

Although more people own their homes than rent, there’s still an abundance of modern rental apartments to choose from. Apartment complexes here tend to be large, five- and six-story buildings that offer competitive amenities. In particular, there are many rental apartments geared toward students near the University of Wisconsin. These rentals offer affordable prices, fitness centers and pools to foster a sense of community for the renters. Notably, one of the best places to rent is near the historic downtown area, including Main and Water streets. This area has many independent shops, bars, retro record shops, and coffee houses that renters and visitors frequent.

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Shopping in Eau Claire, WI

Because Eau Claire isn’t very close to any big cities, it has a variety of shops and services near rental apartments. As such, renters don’t have to travel very far to find home goods, groceries, or other services, like banks and salons. The main mall here is Oakwood Mall, which is located on Golf Road near some rentals. It has 91 stores, including JCPenney as its anchor and an AMC movie theater for entertainment. Additionally, there are cool, independent shops that offer home goods, antiques, and specialty items in the historic downtown district and around Water Street. It’s also a gorgeous place for renters to shop because it’s located along the Chippewa River.

Transportation in Eau Claire, WI

Most people who rent in Eau Claire own cars. The main highway that goes through the area is Interstate 94, which is also the route that renters who commute would take into the Twin Cities. Alternatively, public transportation is provided by Eau Claire Transit bus lines, making it easy for renters to get around the most popular parts of town. For air travel, the Chippewa Valley Regional Airport is right in town and has flights to Chicago via United Airlines. That makes it convenient for renters to connect to other domestic and international flights around the world.

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