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    2230 East Castle Drive, Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    $1,250 - $2,300
    • 2-3 Beds
    • 1.5-2.5 Baths
    Last updated 26 Feb 2021
    (616) 219-2890

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a cheap apartment in Grand Rapids, MI?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $535 and $2,320. Find cheap apartments in Grand Rapids, MI.

How many cheap rentals are available in Grand Rapids, MI on RENTCafé?

There are 54 cheap rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Grand Rapids, MI were last updated on 26 Feb 2021.

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in Grand Rapids, MI?

The average Grand Rapids, MI cheap apartment size is 501 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in Grand Rapids, MI?

Cheap apartments in Grand Rapids, MI 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 Grand Rapids, MI?

A cheap apartment in Grand Rapids, MI 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 Grand Rapids, MI.

Renting a Cheap Apartment in Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids is a city with a lot of spunk. Earlier this year, Grand Rapids landed on a list of “dying” cities created by a major news magazine. A group of creative residents got together 5,000 locals to fight back. They put together a lip dub to Don McLean’s song “American Pie,” a video that takes viewers on a tour of the city, from downtown parks to its bridges over the Grand River, and includes local firefighters, policemen and the city council. It’s an inspiring way to get to know the river city, which has been anchored by furniture building companies. U.S. President Gerald Ford hailed from Grand Rapids.

Grand Rapids, MI Demographics

  • Total Population198,401
  • Female 97,940
    Male 100,461
  • Median Age31.4

Average Rent in Grand Rapids, MI

  • Grand Rapids, MI Average Rental Price, December 2020 $1,138 /mo

    Grand Rapids, MI Apartment Rent Ranges

    • $501-$7001%
    • $701-$1,00046%
    • $1,001-$1,50041%
    • $1,501-$2,00010%
    • > $2,0003%

    Grand Rapids, MI Rent Trends

    Average Rent Jul / 2017 Nov / 2017 Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Dec / 2020
    Grand Rapids, MI $953 $973 $968 $1,001 $1,027 $1,028 $1,050 $1,080 $1,093 $1,093 $1,138
    National $1,373 $1,378 $1,381 $1,418 $1,428 $1,432 $1,468 $1,475 $1,477 $1,464 $1,462

    Grand Rapids, MI Households

    • Total Number of Households75,422
    • Family 41,395
      Non-family 34,027
    • Children 20,927
      No Children 54,495
    • Average People Per Household2.53
    • Median Household Income$50,103
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$917

    Grand Rapids, MI Education Statistics

    • No High School6%
    • Some High School30%
    • Some College24%
    • Associate Degree7%
    • Bachelor Degree23%
    • Graduate Degree10%

    Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Grand Rapids, MI? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in Grand Rapids, MI has never been easier. We feature 68 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Grand Rapids, MI average. What is a cheap rent in Grand Rapids, MI? The average apartment rent in Grand Rapids is $1,128 per month so any rental south of $902 would be considered cheap here. On RENTCafé, Grand Rapids, MI rents go as low as $535/mo.

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