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Apartments for Rent in Detroit, MI under $1200 – 97 Rentals available


Detroit, MI Demographics

  • Total Population674,841
  • Female 319,893
    Male 354,948
  • Median Age34.7

Average Rent in Detroit, MI

  • Detroit, MI Average Rental Price, May 2021 $1,123 /mo

    Detroit, MI Apartment Rent Ranges

    • < $5001%
    • $501-$70018%
    • $701-$1,00034%
    • $1,001-$1,50026%
    • $1,501-$2,00014%
    • > $2,0006%

    Detroit, MI Rent Trends

    Average Rent Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 May / 2021
    Detroit, MI $1,012 $1,023 $1,046 $1,063 $1,075 $1,075 $1,065 $1,069 $1,102 $1,115 $1,123
    National $1,314 $1,345 $1,354 $1,358 $1,390 $1,397 $1,400 $1,392 $1,396 $1,407 $1,428
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    Detroit, MI Households

    • Total Number of Households263,688
    • Family 140,559
      Non-family 123,129
    • Children 77,679
      No Children 186,009
    • Average People Per Household2.51
    • Median Household Income$30,894
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$722

    Detroit, MI Education Statistics

    • No High School5%
    • Some High School47%
    • Some College28%
    • Associate Degree7%
    • Bachelor Degree8%
    • Graduate Degree5%

    Your search for apartments in Detroit, MI under $1,200 stops here

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