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Renting a Cheap Apartment in Detroit
Home of the American auto industry, a declining population of Detroit has resulted in much change for the Motor City. Blighted homes have been torn down, other types of businesses have been wooed by city leaders, and Detroit is building a future. Adapting to changes in commuting habits and higher gas prices has changed the types of cars built by U.S. auto manufacturers, but 10 percent of American jobs are still auto-industry related, and many of those are located here. Quicken, OnStar, Blue Cross Blue Shield, HP Enterprise, and Compuware are among the major non-auto companies. Culturally, Detroit is known for producing great musicians, from blues to techo to Eminem, whose starring role in the movie “8 Mile” showcased the challenge of growing up poor in suburban Detroit.
Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Detroit, MI? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in Detroit, MI has never been easier. We feature 36 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Detroit, MI average. What is a cheap rent in Detroit, MI? The average apartment rent in Detroit is $989 per month so any rental south of $791 would be considered cheap here. Size matters though, so if you are in a market for a studio, expect to pay around $533 per month. If you’re looking to upgrade to a 1-bedroom apartment you’ll pay around $621, while a cheap 2-bedroom apartment will cost you about $795 per month. On RENTCafé, Detroit, MI rents go as low as $670/mo.