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Apartments for Rent in Wauwatosa, WI
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    2100 North Mayfair Road, Wauwatosa, WI 53226
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    1 BED $1,285
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    1330 St James Ct, Wauwatosa, WI 53213
    1 BED $1,069
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    1215 N 62Nd Street, Wauwatosa, WI 53213
    Studio $1,383+
    1 BED $1,619+
    2+ BEDS $2,116+
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    11011 W. North Avenue, Wauwatosa, WI 53226
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    1 BED $1,532+
    2 BEDS $1,761+
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    6100 West State Street, Wauwatosa, WI 53213
    1 BED $1,554+
    2 BEDS $2,095+
    3 BEDS $2,446+
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    1200 N 62Nd Street, Wauwatosa, WI 53213
    1 BED $1,577+
    2 BEDS $1,849+
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    10300 W Bluemound Rd, Wauwatosa, WI 53226
    Studio $950+
    1 BED $1,055+
    2 BEDS $1,350+
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    7700 Portland Ave, Wauwatosa, WI 53213
    1 BED $1,490
    2 BEDS $1,780
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    1250 North 68Th Street, Wauwatosa, WI 53213
    1 BED $1,245
    2 BEDS $1,445
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    6601 W Moltke Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53210
    3 BEDS $1,600
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    8308 W Congress St, Milwaukee, WI 53218
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    3115 Lilly Road, Brookfield, WI 53005
    1 BED $1,446+
    2 BEDS $1,989+
    3 BEDS $3,087+
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    5521 W Philip Pl, Milwaukee, WI 53216
    3 BEDS $1,650
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    4725 N 90Th St, Milwaukee, WI 53225
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    405 Bishops Way, Brookfield, WI 53005
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    1 BED $1,589+
    2 BEDS $2,014+
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    2618 N 46Th St, Milwaukee, WI 53210
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    1482 S 84Th St, West Allis, WI 53214
    1 BED $1,370
    2 BEDS $1,875
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    8208 W Custer Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53218
    3 BEDS $1,475
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    11027 W. Grant St., West Allis, WI 53227
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    2211 South 111Th Street, West Allis, WI 53227
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    1501 South Sunnyslope Road, New Berlin, WI 53151
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    2 BEDS $1,230+
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    3100 W Center Street, Milwaukee, WI 53210
    1 BED $1,002
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    2200 N 31St St., Milwaukee, WI 53208
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    15905 W. Wisconsin Avenue, Brookfield, WI 53005
    1 BED $1,585+
    2 BEDS $1,843+
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    1226 N 33Rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53208
    1 BED $895
    2 BEDS $850
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Average rent in Wauwatosa, WI

$1,404/mo Wauwatosa, WI average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Wauwatosa, WI is $1,404.

Wauwatosa, WI apartment rent ranges

About 27% of apartment rents in Wauwatosa, WI range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 11% of apartments. Around 41% of Wauwatosa’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 21% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Wauwatosa, WI rent trends

Getting around in Wauwatosa, WI

54 /100
Somewhat Walkable
46 /100
Some Transit
75 /100
Very Bikeable
Walk Score®: 54, Transit Score®: 46, Bike Score®: 75

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Wauwatosa, WI last updated?

Prices and availability in Wauwatosa, WI were last updated on 21 Feb 2024.

What are the best apartments in Wauwatosa, WI?

The best apartments in Wauwatosa, WI are: The 2100 Urban Residence, Tosa Glen Apartments, The Reef Apartments, Mayfair Reserve and Reserve at Wauwatosa.

What is the average rent in Wauwatosa, WI?

The average rent in Wauwatosa, WI is $1,404. Start your search for apartments in Wauwatosa, WI now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in Wauwatosa, WI is between $950 and $3,984. View all studio apartments in Wauwatosa, WI.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Wauwatosa, WI is between $1,055 and $2,997. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Wauwatosa, WI now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Wauwatosa, WI is between $1,285 and $5,683. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Wauwatosa, WI.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Wauwatosa, WI?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Wauwatosa, WI is between $1,577 and $4,708. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Wauwatosa, WI.

What type of rental buildings are in Wauwatosa, WI?

In Wauwatosa, 37% of the residents are renting compared to 63% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 27% of Wauwatosa’s rentals, 67% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 6% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Wauwatosa, WI?

The average age of rental buildings in Wauwatosa is 35 years old, with 39% 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, 1% 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 Wauwatosa, WI?

Studio apartments in Wauwatosa are around 0.3% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 42% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 52% 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 Wauwatosa, WI

Just a short 12-minute drive west of downtown Milwaukee is the charming and postcard-sized town of Wauwatosa. “Tosa” — as the locals call it — has a laid-back atmosphere, many green and a friendly population. Wauwatosa boasts typical Wisconsin weather, with cold and snowy winters and warm summers with temperatures going as high as 81°F. It’s easy for renters and visitors to get in and out of the city on either Highway 45 or Interstate 94. renters love the vibe of small-town appeal with lots of local “mom-and-pop” shops and fun city amenities, including the beer garden and swimming pool at Hoyt Park or watching MLB team the Milwaukee Brewers play at Miller Park. In addition, Wauwatosa has very good public schools, making it a great renting choice for families, but also for young professionals who commute for work to downtown Milwaukee.

Renting in Wauwatosa, WI

Most people living in Wauwatosa are homeowners, but the town does offer good rental options as well. The apartment communities are fairly spread out all over town, mainly including two- to six-story buildings, so finding one with amenities nearby is a breeze. Renters have access to lots of amenities such as dog parks, fitness centers, pools open in the summer and clubhouses that you can rent out for gatherings. The three best neighborhoods to rent in Wauwatosa are the Washington Highlands with its gorgeous tree-lined streets, Pasadena and Tosa East Towne, a family-friendly place that has some great parks.

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Shopping in Wauwatosa, WI

There are two main shopping venues in Wauwatosa. That includes Mayfair, a mall that has over 160 stores, restaurants, a movie theater and three anchor stores. It’s very popular with both Wauwatosa renters and visitors. There is also an outlet mall nearby, called the Mayfair Collection, that has a Whole Food Market, as well as, a number of shops including a Nordstrom Rack and some fine dining restaurants. For other grocery stores shopping, renters have access to a Meijer, Sendik’s Food Market and a Metro Market, which is a smaller, organic grocery store owned by Kroger that has a Starbucks inside. For independent shops, there are many around town including ones on Harwood Avenue and in Tosa Village.

Transportation in Wauwatosa, WI

Wauwatosa is somewhat walkable, but renters use their cars to get around or run most errands. Since it’s so close to downtown Milwaukee, living in Wauwatosa makes for a very short commute. Additionally, there are many Uber and Lyft drivers in the area to help Wauwatosa renters get around without owning a car. The Milwaukee County Transit System runs the buses in the small town of Wauwatosa. For those who need to travel domestically or internationally, the General Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee is just 15 miles away via Interstate 94.

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