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Apartments for Rent in Des Moines, IA under $1000 – 156 Rentals available

  • Apartment
    5528 Meredith Drive, Des Moines, IA 50310
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    $860 - $910
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Elevate Property Management
    Available Today!
    (844) 298-4437
  • Apartment
    2400 Hickman Road, Des Moines, IA 50310
    $610 - $860
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Available Today!
    (515) 279-8804
  • Apartment
    1405 SE 1St Street, Des Moines, IA 50315
    $982 - $1,550
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Available Today!
    (515) 280-3887
  • Apartment
    5501 Aurora Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310
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    $825 - $1,135
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Available Today!
    (515) 444-2370
  • Apartment
    2301 Ingersoll Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50312
    $986 - $4,293
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Available Today!
    (833) 379-9466
  • Apartment
    1400 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA 50309
    $901 - $5,884
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Available Today!
    (833) 226-1390
  • Apartment
    5528 Meredith Dr., Des Moines, IA 50310
    $710 - $860
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2.5 Baths
    Elevate Property Management
    Available Today!
    (844) 297-4433
  • Apartment
    2800 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA 50321
    $680 - $970
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (515) 505-1009
  • Apartment
    3662 Ingersoll Ave., Des Moines, IA 50312
    $950 - $1,075
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Elevate Property Management
    (844) 801-2607
  • Apartment
    4220 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50312
    $785 - $810
    • 2-3 Beds
    • 1-1.5 Baths
    Elevate Property Management
    (844) 809-9502
  • Apartment
    500 31St Street, Des Moines, IA 50312
    $835
    • 1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
    Elevate Property Management
    (844) 811-4336
  • Apartment
    4400 Park Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50321
    $840 - $1,140
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (515) 246-1360
  • Apartment
    1400 E Walnut Street, #100, Des Moines, IA 50316
    $470 - $730
    • 1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
    PLAZA VIEW COOP
    (515) 809-0059
  • Apartment
    3608 E. Douglas Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50317
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (515) 265-2052
  • Apartment
    615 Park Street, Des Moines, IA 50309
    $800 - $1,135
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Village Green Companies
    (515) 348-5917
  • Apartment
    1264 Cummins Road, Des Moines, IA 50315
    • 2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    (844) 617-5879
  • Apartment
    2207 E Park Ave, Des Moines, IA 50320
    • 2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    (833) 287-3418
  • Apartment
    1415-1441 Des Moines St., Des Moines, IA 50316
    $600 - $650
    • 2-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (515) 262-3157
  • Apartment
    1646 Hull Avenue E., Des Moines, IA 50313
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (833) 223-8106
  • Apartment
    3560(D,F) E. Douglas Ave, Des Moines, IA 50317
    $985
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (515) 264-0055
  • Apartment
    1440-1450 E Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50316
    $470 - $760
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-1.5 Baths
    (515) 262-3157
  • Apartment
    1401 E Capitol Ave, Des Moines, IA 50316
    $650 - $670
    • 2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    (515) 262-3157
  • Apartment
    1800 Watrous Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50315
    • Studio-2 Beds
  • Apartment
    4200 Park Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50321
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    Contact for Pricing
    • 1-3 Beds
  • Apartment
    700 East 5Th Street, Des Moines, IA 50309
    • Studio-4 Beds

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Des Moines, IA Demographics

  • Total Population214,778
  • Female 105,981
    Male 108,797
  • Median Age33.9

Average Rent in Des Moines, IA

  • Des Moines, IA Average Rental Price, May 2019$884/mo

Des Moines, IA Apartment Rent Ranges

  • < $5001%
  • $501-$70029%
  • $701-$1,00044%
  • $1,001-$1,50021%
  • $1,501-$2,0004%
  • > $2,0001%

Des Moines, IA Rent Trends

Average Rent Jan / 2016 May / 2016 Sept / 2016 Jan / 2017 May / 2017 Sept / 2017 Jan / 2018 May / 2018 May / 2019
Des Moines, IA $794 $798 $825 $859 $872 $866 $876 $877 $884
National $1,290 $1,319 $1,334 $1,329 $1,354 $1,366 $1,366 $1,381 $1,396
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Average rent is projected to grow by 5% in 2018 compared to 2017.

Please note that projected rent growth is calculated at city level.

Average rent values on this page are aggregated from data from the following zip codes: 503095031050311503125031350314503155031650317503195032050321

Check out the average rent prices in Des Moines by neighborhood.

Des Moines, IA Households

  • Total Number of Households83,916
  • Family 48,573
    Non-family 35,343
  • Children 26,824
    No Children 57,092
  • Average People Per Household2.5
  • Median Household Income$49,999
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$885

Des Moines, IA Education Statistics

  • No High School5%
  • Some High School38%
  • Some College26%
  • Associate Degree8%
  • Bachelor Degree16%
  • Graduate Degree6%

Search for apartments in Des Moines, IA under $1,000

There’s more than one way to spend $1,000 on rent in Des Moines, IA, so the first step is to start thinking about what you really want from your new home. Be mindful of what makes you tick. Look for 2 bedroom apartments for rent for less than $1,000 if you want to share your living space and don’t mind being further away from the city center. Search for 3 bedroom apartments if you’re moving in with family or planning to share part of your life and living expenses with more friends. If city bustle is what you live for, you might want to search for a studio or 1 bedroom apartment closer to the city center.

The perfect $1,000 rental near you

Don’t dismiss the idea of a studio just because it sounds small and featureless: studios come in many shapes and sizes, and it only takes a few strikes of creativity to go from drab to lively. If an all-in-one-room apartment spells total lack of privacy for you, have a look at the 1 bedroom apartments for rent in Des Moines, IA. Customize your search by using more RENTCafé filters. Decide what amenities you can’t live without and focus your search on the apartments that offer them. Are you bringing in a pet? Narrow your options to pet-friendly apartments for rent. Want more windows so that natural light floods your home? Hardwood floors or plush carpet in the living area? There are 24 apartments for rent below $1,000 in Des Moines, IA for every taste. Decide what you need, stay focused, and you’re bound to find your perfect apartment in no time.

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