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Cheap Apartments for Rent in Iowa - 423 Rentals available

Apartments Under $500

  • 321 W Stoneman St, Postville, IA 52162
    $480
    • 2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Northeast Iowa Community Action Corporation
    Available Today! Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (563) 387-4917

Apartments Under $600

Apartments Under $700

Apartments Under $800


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a cheap apartment in Iowa?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $480 and $1,507. Find cheap apartments in Iowa.

How many cheap rentals are available in Iowa on RENTCafé?

There are 392 cheap rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Iowa were last updated on 24 Jan 2021.

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in Iowa?

The average Iowa cheap apartment size is 825 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in Iowa?

Cheap apartments in Iowa are usually less expensive, smaller, and easier to maintain. They also come with lower utility costs.

What are the downsides of renting a cheap apartment in Iowa?

A cheap apartment in Iowa offers little storage space and fewer amenities compared to other apartments. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RENTCafé apartments for rent in Iowa.

Iowa Demographics

  • Total Population3,133,780
  • Female 1,555,136
    Male 1,578,644
  • Median Age42.6

Average Rent in Iowa

  • Iowa Average Rental Price, January 2021 $968 /mo

Iowa Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$70010%
  • $701-$1,00055%
  • $1,001-$1,50029%
  • $1,501-$2,0004%
  • > $2,0001%

Iowa Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Jan / 2021
Iowa $925 $928 $933 $940 $956 $965 $958 $962 $968
National $1,381 $1,418 $1,428 $1,432 $1,468 $1,475 $1,477 $1,464 $1,462
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Iowa Households

  • Total Number of Households1,257,449
  • Family 800,920
    Non-family 456,529
  • Children 375,589
    No Children 881,860
  • Average People Per Household2.4
  • Median Household Income$57,155
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$695

Iowa Education Statistics

  • No High School3%
  • Some High School37%
  • Some College29%
  • Associate Degree11%
  • Bachelor Degree19%

Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Iowa? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in Iowa has never been easier. We feature 423 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Iowa average. What is a cheap rent in Iowa? The average apartment rent in Iowa is $968 per month so any rental south of $774 would be considered cheap here. On RENTCafé, Iowa rents go as low as $480/mo.

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