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Apartments for Rent in East Lansing, MI under $500 – 33 Rentals available

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East Lansing, MI Demographics

  • Total Population48,281
  • Female 23,757
    Male 24,524
  • Median Age21.3

Average Rent in East Lansing, MI

  • East Lansing, MI Average Rental Price, May 2019$1,250/mo

East Lansing, MI Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$7004%
  • $701-$1,00038%
  • $1,001-$1,50033%
  • $1,501-$2,00018%
  • > $2,0008%

East Lansing, MI Rent Trends

Average Rent Jan / 2016 May / 2016 Sept / 2016 Jan / 2017 May / 2017 Sept / 2017 Jan / 2018 May / 2018 May / 2019
East Lansing, MI $1,221 $1,213 $1,216 $1,241 $1,231 $1,223 $1,227 $1,231 $1,250
National $1,290 $1,319 $1,334 $1,329 $1,354 $1,366 $1,366 $1,381 $1,396
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East Lansing, MI Households

  • Total Number of Households13,585
  • Family 4,576
    Non-family 9,009
  • Children 1,763
    No Children 11,822
  • Average People Per Household2.36
  • Median Household Income$37,433
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,011

East Lansing, MI Education Statistics

  • No High School1%
  • Some High School26%
  • Some College10%
  • Associate Degree5%
  • Bachelor Degree31%
  • Graduate Degree27%

Apartments in East Lansing, MI under $500

Balancing snug and cheap is no joke when it comes to renting a place to live. “Are there any apartments near me under $500?” is a great question to start from. Knowing your budget means you’re one step ahead and on the right track. We’ve taken care of the rest and found 33 apartments for rent in East Lansing, MI on which you’ll spend less than $500. A small, cheap rental means you’ll have to budget your living space as well. The great news is that keeping it simple pays off in more than one way. The cost of utilities is likely to run low, and you get the added benefit of not having to spend too much time cleaning up the whole place. Smaller apartments are more likely to be closer to the city center, so there are potential cuts to your transportation costs too. And here’s one more very special secret to add to your book-of-perks: you’re less likely to overshop when you know your space is limited.

Rentals near you under $500

Our goal is to help you find cheap apartments that live up to your dreams without crushing your budget. It may be a long shot to go looking for 3 bedroom apartments or even 2 bedroom for less than $500. The average rental size in East Lansing, MI is 792 Sqft, but the $500 limit will probably narrow your search to places with a smaller square footage. Go through our listings and be on the look-out for a hassle-free studio or a 1 bedroom apartment. We trust you’ll turn it into a cozy home which is also budget-friendly to the core.

Finding a home nearby is easier than you think. Check out our Apartments Near Me page and take your pick!