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Apartments for Rent in Salt Lake City, UT under $900 – 26 Rentals available


Salt Lake City’s average rent reached $1,269 in January

Salt Lake City’s average rent reached $1,269 in January after a 2.4% increase since last year. Renters make up 48% of Salt Lake City’s population. One of the Utah’s largest city is a diverse and vibrant place to live in, with apartment rents below the national average of $1,392. [View Full Report]

Salt Lake City apartment rent report

Salt Lake City’s average rent was $1,269 in January

Salt Lake City’s average rent reached $1,269 in January after a 2.4% increase since last year. Renters make up 48% of Salt Lake City’s population. One of the Utah’s largest city is a diverse and vibrant place to live in, with apartment rents below the national average of $1,392.

The average rent for an apartment in Salt Lake City increased since last year. In West Jordan apartments go for $1,222 after a 3.6% increase, and in West Valley City, rent went up 6.6% reaching $1,207.

Salt Lake City apartment rent report

What it costs to rent in the largest renter hubs in the Salt Lake City area

The city with the largest renter share is Provo (57%), where the average rent is $1,455, after a 3.6% increase, followed by Midvale, where there are 57% renters. Salt Lake City comes in fourth with 48% of the population being renters. Clearfield, with an average rent of $1,111, has the fourth largest share of renters (42%) and has experienced a rent increase of 5.2% since January 2020. In Ogden, where 39% of the population are renters, the average rent is $989, seeing an increase of 3.3% compared to the past year.

The priciest and cheapest cities for renters in the Salt Lake City area

Provo is the priciest city for renters in the Salt Lake City area, with apartments renting for $1,455 per month. The average rent for apartments in Herriman is $1,397, the second most expensive, while South Jordan ($1,380) comes in third.

For renters in search of budget-friendly apartments, Ogden's $989 average rent is the cheapest in the Salt Lake City area followed by Taylorsville's $1,053 rate. Clearfield rentals are the third least pricey on the list, with a $1,111 average apartment rate.

Salt Lake City apartment rent report

Methodology

RENTCafe.com is a nationwide apartment search website that enables renters to easily find apartments and houses for rent throughout the United States. 

The data on average rents included in our reports comes directly from competitively-rented (market-rate) large-scale multifamily properties (50+ units in size), via telephone survey. The data is compiled and reported by our sister company Yardi Matrix, a business development and asset management tool for brokers, sponsors, banks and equity sources underwriting investments in the multifamily, office, industrial and self-storage sectors. Fully-affordable properties are not included in the survey and are not reported in rental rate averages. Local rent reports include only cities with a statistically-relevant stock of large-scale multifamily properties of 50+ units.

Salt Lake City, UT Demographics

  • Total Population197,756
  • Female 100,748
    Male 97,008
  • Median Age32.3

Average Rent in Salt Lake City, UT

  • Salt Lake City, UT Average Rental Price, May 2019 $1,209 /mo

    Salt Lake City, UT Apartment Rent Ranges

    • $501-$7001%
    • $701-$1,00030%
    • $1,001-$1,50051%
    • $1,501-$2,00014%
    • > $2,0003%

    Salt Lake City, UT Households

    • Total Number of Households79,264
    • Family 39,934
      Non-family 39,330
    • Children 19,062
      No Children 60,202
    • Average People Per Household2.42
    • Median Household Income$60,676
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,078

    Salt Lake City, UT Education Statistics

    • No High School5%
    • Some High School25%
    • Some College21%
    • Associate Degree7%
    • Bachelor Degree24%
    • Graduate Degree18%

    Renting apartments in Salt Lake City, UT under $900

    Are you looking for a smart space where you can easily combine comfort with convenience? You will surely find the property that perfectly fits your needs with this variety of options. RENTCafé offers you 27 apartments for rent in Salt Lake City, UT from 13 modern buildings, so you’ll certainly find something suitable for you. If you want to live alone or with your partner, you might want to look for a studio or browse through our selection of 1 bedroom apartments. If you need more space but you don’t want to spend more than necessary on a monthly rent, check out our 2 bedroom or 3 bedroom apartments for less than $900, and make the most out of your budget.

    Finding the best rental near you

    Salt Lake City, UT is an amazing place to call home, with several rentals under $900 for you to choose from. There are many options and filters you can apply to your search to make the process easier and to find your next apartment faster and more efficiently. Asking yourself ‘are there any cheap apartments near me’? With our helpful filters, you can easily find the home of your dreams that also fits within your budget. With rent prices as low as $512 in Salt Lake City, UT, you can find affordable and appealing apartments that match your requirements. Sort your search by ‘Rent’ ascending to see the cheapest ones at the top of the list. As soon as you find your perfect apartment, make sure to contact the property to check for availability or apply online directly on RENTCafé.

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