Tacoma, WA Rental Market Trends
The average rent for an apartment in Tacoma is $1,283, a 7% increase compared to the previous year, when the average rent was $1,200.
Average Rent in Tacoma, WA
|Average Rent||Y-o-Y Change||Average Apartment Size|
|$1,283||7%||828 sq. ft.|
The average size for a Tacoma, WA apartment is 828 square feet, but this number varies greatly depending on apartment type. Studio apartments are the smallest and most affordable, 1-bedroom apartments are closer to the average, while 2-bedroom apartments and 3-bedroom apartments offer a more generous square footage.
Tacoma, WA Apartment Rent Ranges
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Tacoma, WA Rent Trends
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Average Rent in Tacoma, WA By Neighborhood
|South End Tacoma||$1,211|
|West End Tacoma||$1,359|
|North End Tacoma||$1,449|
|North East Tacoma||$1,474|
The most affordable neighborhoods in Tacoma are Eastside Tacoma, where the average rent goes for $953/month, Central Tacoma, where renters pay $1,065/mo on average, and South End Tacoma, where the average rent goes for $1,211/mo. If you’re looking for other great deals, check out the listings from South Tacoma ($1,226), Colgate Park ($1,253), and Fircrest ($1,253), where the asking prices are below the average Tacoma rent of $1,283/mo.
Tacoma | Rent Comparison by Neighborhood
Rent in Central Tacoma is 15% lower than in Colgate Park
Central Tacoma rent is 17% lower than Tacoma average
Colgate Park rent is 2% lower than Tacoma average
How Does Tacoma Compare to Nearby Cities
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For more information about the Tacoma rental trends, check out our monthly rent report