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Apartments for Rent in West Des Moines, IA under $1200 – 83 Rentals available


West Des Moines, IA Demographics

  • Total Population65,606
  • Female 32,244
    Male 33,362
  • Median Age36.7

Average Rent in West Des Moines, IA

  • West Des Moines, IA Average Rental Price, June 2021 $1,007 /mo

West Des Moines, IA Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$7001%
  • $701-$1,00060%
  • $1,001-$1,50037%
  • $1,501-$2,0002%

West Des Moines, IA Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Jun / 2021
West Des Moines, IA $962 $962 $965 $965 $986 $997 $998 $998 $996 $1,007
National $1,314 $1,345 $1,354 $1,358 $1,390 $1,397 $1,400 $1,392 $1,396 $1,407
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West Des Moines, IA Households

  • Total Number of Households28,836
  • Family 17,017
    Non-family 11,819
  • Children 8,540
    No Children 20,296
  • Average People Per Household2.26
  • Median Household Income$76,368
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,132

West Des Moines, IA Education Statistics

  • No High School2%
  • Some High School17%
  • Some College22%
  • Associate Degree9%
  • Bachelor Degree35%
  • Graduate Degree16%

Search for apartments in West Des Moines, IA under $1,200

There’s more than one way to spend $1,200 on rent in West 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 $1,200 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 $1,200 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 West 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 25 apartments for rent below $1,200 in West 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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