Renton, WA Rental Market Trends
The average rent for an apartment in Renton is $1,760, a 10% increase compared to the previous year, when the average rent was $1,601.
Average Rent in Renton, WA
|Average Rent||Y-o-Y Change||Average Apartment Size|
|$1,760||10%||886 sq. ft.|
The average size for a Renton, WA apartment is 886 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.
Renton, WA Apartment Rent Ranges
- > $2,00022%
Renton, WA Occupied Housing Units
- Renter-occupied Households37%
- Owner-occupied Households62%
14,378 or 37% of the households in Renton, WA are renter-occupied while 24,185 or 62% are owner-occupied.
Renton, WA Rent Trends
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Average Rent in Renton, WA By Neighborhood
|Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park||$1,891|
The most affordable neighborhoods in Renton are Talbot, where the average rent goes for $1,645/month, Benson, where renters pay $1,684/mo on average, and Kennydale, where the average rent goes for $1,791/mo. If you’re looking for other great deals, check out the listings from Cedar River ($1,804), Downtown Renton ($1,813), and Highlands ($1,832), where the asking prices are below the average Renton rent of $1,760/mo.
The most expensive neighborhoods in Renton are Coalfield ($1,891), Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park ($1,891) and East Plateau ($1,891).
Renton | Rent Comparison by Neighborhood
Rent in Benson is 7% lower than in Cedar River
Benson rent is 4% lower than Renton average
Cedar River rent is 3% higher than Renton average
How Does Renton Compare to Nearby Cities
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For more information about the Renton rental trends, check out our monthly rent report
Cheapest Listings on RENTCafé
- Copper Ridge Apartments
- The Berkshire
- Woodcliffe Apartment Homes
- The Becket
- Benson Downs
- The Aviator
- Westview Village
- Plum Tree Park Apartments
- Chianti Apartments
- Regency Woods
- Heritage Hills
- Avaya Trails
- 95 Burnett
- Avaya at Town Center
- The Preserve at Cedar River