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Cheap Apartments for Rent in Knoxville, TN - 54 Rentals available

Apartments Under $600

Apartments Under $700

  • 5700 Pleasant Ridge Rd., Knoxville, TN 37912
    $655
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Lighthouse Management, LLC
    Available Today! Last updated 8 May 2021
    (865) 525-3936
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    614 Cedar Lane #2, Knoxville, TN 37912
    $660 - $700
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    RAM Partners, LLC
    Available Today! Last updated 8 May 2021
    (844) 689-3990

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Apartments Under $900

Apartments Under $1,100

Apartments Under $1,200


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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a cheap apartment in Knoxville, TN?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $599 and $1,700. Find cheap apartments in Knoxville, TN.

How many cheap rentals are available in Knoxville, TN on RENTCafé?

There are 47 cheap rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Knoxville, TN were last updated on 8 May 2021.

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in Knoxville, TN?

The average Knoxville, TN cheap apartment size is 461 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in Knoxville, TN?

Cheap apartments in Knoxville, TN 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 Knoxville, TN?

A cheap apartment in Knoxville, TN 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 Knoxville, TN.

Renting a Cheap Apartment in Knoxville

Located in Tennessee’s quarry region, Knoxville is the home of the University of Tennessee’s flagship campus and has a vibrant arts and music scene. Once a booming textile town, industry in Knoxville is now centered on tourism, education and services. The downtown area of the city has a new convention center, visitor’s bureau and area history museum. Knoxville is located on the banks of the Tennessee River and foothills of the beautiful Smoky Mountains, which have many recreation opportunities like hiking, fishing and camping.

Knoxville, TN Demographics

  • Total Population186,173
  • Female 89,177
    Male 96,996
  • Median Age32.7

Average Rent in Knoxville, TN

  • Knoxville, TN Average Rental Price, March 2021 $1,153 /mo

    Knoxville, TN Apartment Rent Ranges

    • < $5001%
    • $501-$7007%
    • $701-$1,00037%
    • $1,001-$1,50040%
    • $1,501-$2,0009%
    • > $2,0005%

    Knoxville, TN Rent Trends

    Average Rent Nov / 2017 Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021
    Knoxville, TN $953 $987 $1,014 $1,024 $1,024 $1,057 $1,067 $1,092 $1,098 $1,128 $1,153
    National $1,315 $1,346 $1,355 $1,359 $1,356 $1,391 $1,398 $1,400 $1,390 $1,395 $1,407
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    Knoxville, TN Households

    • Total Number of Households80,966
    • Family 40,106
      Non-family 40,860
    • Children 19,302
      No Children 61,664
    • Average People Per Household2.19
    • Median Household Income$40,341
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$851

    Knoxville, TN Education Statistics

    • No High School3%
    • Some High School35%
    • Some College24%
    • Associate Degree8%
    • Bachelor Degree19%
    • Graduate Degree11%

    Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Knoxville, TN? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in Knoxville, TN has never been easier. We feature 52 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Knoxville, TN average. What is a cheap rent in Knoxville, TN? The average apartment rent in Knoxville is $1,153 per month so any rental south of $922 would be considered cheap here. On RENTCafé, Knoxville, TN rents go as low as $599/mo.

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