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Houses for Rent in Sarasota, FL
14 Rentals Available

  • 958 days ago

    3145 Woodmont Drive, Sarasota, FL 34232
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    • 3 BEDS
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  • 17 days ago

    2520 CHILK, SARASOTA, FL 34234
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,335
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  • 481 days ago

    3615 Dunbar Drive, Sarasota, FL 34232
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    • 3 BEDS
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  • 55 days ago

    2459 Stratford Dr, Sarasota, FL 34232
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    • 4 BEDS
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  • 29 days ago

    828 GANTT AVE, SARASOTA, FL 34232
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $3,060
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  • 30 days ago

    3437 Bee Ridge Rd 222, Sarasota, FL 34239
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    • 2 BEDS
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  • 1 day ago

    2540 25TH ST, SARASOTA, FL 34234
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,170
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  • 23 days ago

    2633 HERWALD ST, SARASOTA, FL 34231
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,620
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  • 5 days ago

    2922 JAVA PLUM AVE, SARASOTA, FL 34232
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,220
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  • 1 day ago

    5724 Whistlewood Circle, Sarasota, FL 34232
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,695
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  • 55 days ago

    2026 Sandrala Dr, Sarasota, FL 34231
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,745
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  • 7 days ago

    3316 BUNCHE, SARASOTA, FL 34234
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    • 4 BEDS
    • $2,590
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  • 16 days ago

    6539 MAUNA LOA, SARASOTA, FL 34241
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,860
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  • 1 day ago

    3215 Joe Louis Dr, Sarasota, FL 34234
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    • 4 BEDS
    • $2,475
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Do you want a house with a backyard, a grill area, that offers you privacy and enough space for your family? RentCafe offers you the possibility to look for a house for rent near you, to find the one that best suits your family. Browsing through our listings, you can filter by size, price, pet policy, check out the location, to find the best house in your area. Whether you are looking to move to a particular neighborhood, or a specific ZIP code, may it be for its safety, beautiful buildings, or quiet atmosphere, you can find the rental house that your whole family will enjoy.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is the rent for a house in Sarasota, FL?

The price range of a house for rent is between $2,170 and $3,060. Find house for rent in Sarasota, FL.

How many houses are available in Sarasota, FL on RentCafe?

There are 10 house rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Sarasota, FL were last updated on 23 May 2022.

What is the average size of a rental house in Sarasota, FL?

The average Sarasota, FL rental house size is 1,375 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a house in Sarasota, FL?

Renting a house in Sarasota, FL comes with more space, both indoor and outdoor.

What are the downsides of renting a house apartment in Sarasota, FL?

Houses for rent in Sarasota, FL are usually located in non-central areas. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Sarasota, FL.

Sarasota, FL Demographics

  • Total Population56,919
  • Female 27,737
    Male 29,182
  • Median Age49.2

Sarasota, FL has a population of 56,919 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 29,182 of Sarasota’s residents are women and 27,737 are men. The median age of those who live in Sarasota, FL is 49.2.

Average Rent in Sarasota, FL

  • Sarasota, FL Average Rental Price, February 2022 $2,131 /mo

The average monthly rent of apartments in Sarasota, FL is $2,131.

Sarasota, FL Apartment Rent Ranges

About 12% of apartment rents in Sarasota, FL range between $1,001-$1,500. Meanwhile, apartments priced over $1,501-$2,000 represent 29% of apartments. Around 3% of Sarasota’s apartments are in the $701-$1,000 price range. 1% of apartments are priced between $501-$700.

Sarasota, FL Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Feb / 2022
Sarasota, FL $1,400 $1,423 $1,432 $1,460 $1,470 $1,445 $1,456 $1,487 $1,762 $1,922 $2,131
National $1,362 $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

Compared to the national average rent of $1,628, the average rent in Sarasota, FL is $2,131.

Sarasota, FL Households

  • Total Number of Households24,447
  • Family 11,812
    Non-family 12,635
  • Children 3,763
    No Children 20,684
  • Average People Per Household2.19
  • Median Household Income$53,669
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,128

According to U.S. Census data, there are 24,447 households in Sarasota, FL. 11,812 are family households and 12,635 are non-family households. There are 3,763 households with children in Sarasota and 20,684 households without children. On average, about 2.19 people live in a household in Sarasota, FL. The median income of a Sarasota household living in Sarasota is $53,669 per year. The median housing costs per month are $1,128.

Sarasota, FL Education Statistics

The level of education of the population of Sarasota, FL is as follows: 4% have no high school education, 33% completed some high school, 24% partially completed college, 6% have an Associate Degree, 19% have a Bachelor Degree, and 14% have a Graduate Degree.

Renting a house in Sarasota, FL

Some people just don’t buy into the American dream of owning your own house and sacrificing flexibility. Also, a 30-year mortgage is not the most pleasant thought to wake up with every morning. We understand. But what if you need some extra storage space? What if you like a backyard where you could throw BBQ parties and the kids could play in a safe environment? Luckily, you can forget the dreaded mortgage. Renting a house is the answer. There are 14 homes for rent in Sarasota, FL. And it won’t necessarily cost an arm and a leg to rent the perfect home for your family. You can look into duplexes for rent too. Prices in Sarasota, FL for rental homes start at $2,170.

A rental house offers flexibility

Your family situation will change throughout your life. Renting makes it possible to match the size of your home to your lifestyle and financial situation. Maybe it’s just you and your significant other at the moment sharing a charming downtown apartment. But there’s a chance that at some point in time, a third family member will show-up and suddenly that 1 bedroom apartment you were so happy with will become too small. You will realize that you’d much rather prefer the comfort of your own backyard, than all the excitement your current neighborhood provides, that you no longer have time to enjoy anyway. If you want to continue living comfortably, you may want to rent a 2 bedroom house. Or maybe your oldest son turned into a young man who’s going off to college soon. You’ll find yourself in a 4 bedroom house that is suddenly too big. You could downsize and rent a 3 bedroom home with a pool, in a much nicer area. The flexibility of renting makes it possible.

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