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Apartments for Rent in Seattle, WA under $1200 – 418 Rentals available


Seattle, WA Demographics

  • Total Population724,305
  • Female 366,442
    Male 357,863
  • Median Age35.3

Average Rent in Seattle, WA

  • Seattle, WA Average Rental Price, December 2020 $1,933 /mo

Seattle, WA Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$7001%
  • $701-$1,0002%
  • $1,001-$1,50024%
  • $1,501-$2,00039%
  • > $2,00035%

Seattle, WA Rent Trends

Average Rent Jul / 2017 Nov / 2017 Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Dec / 2020
Seattle, WA $2,004 $1,999 $1,996 $2,073 $2,056 $2,056 $2,141 $2,123 $2,202 $2,133 $1,933
National $1,373 $1,378 $1,381 $1,418 $1,428 $1,432 $1,468 $1,475 $1,477 $1,464 $1,462
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Seattle, WA Households

  • Total Number of Households331,836
  • Family 149,982
    Non-family 181,854
  • Children 64,828
    No Children 267,008
  • Average People Per Household2.11
  • Median Household Income$92,263
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,770

Seattle, WA Education Statistics

  • No High School3%
  • Some High School13%
  • Some College19%
  • Associate Degree6%
  • Bachelor Degree36%
  • Graduate Degree24%

Search for apartments in Seattle, WA under $1,200

There’s more than one way to spend $1,200 on rent in Seattle, WA, 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 Seattle, WA. 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 85 apartments for rent below $1,200 in Seattle, WA 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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