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Houses for Rent in Sterling Heights, MI
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    52673 Hunters Point, Macomb, MI 48042
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    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,750
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    17705 Stephen, Eastpointe, MI 48021
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,350
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    860 Knox St, Birmingham, MI 48009
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $5,500
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    389 Bay Street, Pontiac, MI 48342
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    • 3 BEDS
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    389 Bay Street, Pontiac, MI 48342
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    5727 University Pl, Detroit, MI 48224
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $750
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    29898 Donna Lane, Chesterfield, MI 48047
    1 Unit available
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,050
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    14369 Coyle St, Detroit, MI 48227
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $750
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    9015 Cloverlawn Avenue, Detroit, MI 48204
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    • 4 BEDS
    • $750
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    33000 Covington Club Dr., Farmington Hills, MI 48334
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    • 2 BEDS
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    • $2,945
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    846 Laporte Avenue, Windsor, ON N8S 3R4
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,900
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    15820 Beech Daly, Redford, MI 48239
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    15820 Beech Daly Road, Redford, MI 48239
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    1321 Wyandotte Street West, Windsor, ON N9B1H3
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    • 5 BEDS
    • $1,500
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    975 Campbell, Windsor, ON N9B 2J4
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    • 1 BED
    • $1,400
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    746 St Antoine St, Windsor, ON N9C 3H6
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    • 5 BEDS
    • $1,800
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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the advantages of renting a house in Sterling Heights, MI?

Renting a house in Sterling Heights, MI comes with more space, both indoor and outdoor.

What are the downsides of renting a house apartment in Sterling Heights, MI?

Houses for rent in Sterling Heights, MI 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 Sterling Heights, MI.

Sterling Heights, MI Demographics

  • Total Population132,296
  • Female 64,497
    Male 67,799
  • Median Age40.7

Sterling Heights, MI has a population of 132,296 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 67,799 of Sterling Heights’s residents are women and 64,497 are men. The median age of those who live in Sterling Heights, MI is 40.7.

Average Rent in Sterling Heights, MI

  • Sterling Heights, MI Average Rental Price, February 2022 $1,104 /mo

The average monthly rent of apartments in Sterling Heights, MI is $1,104.

    Sterling Heights, MI Apartment Rent Ranges

    Sterling Heights, MI 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
    Sterling Heights, MI $920 $907 $931 $949 $929 $952 $1,008 $1,010 $1,046 $1,080 $1,104
    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 Sterling Heights, MI is $1,104.

    Sterling Heights, MI Households

    • Total Number of Households50,516
    • Family 34,456
      Non-family 16,060
    • Children 14,179
      No Children 36,337
    • Average People Per Household2.6
    • Median Household Income$66,346
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,065

    According to U.S. Census data, there are 50,516 households in Sterling Heights, MI. 34,456 are family households and 16,060 are non-family households. There are 14,179 households with children in Sterling Heights and 36,337 households without children. On average, about 2.6 people live in a household in Sterling Heights, MI. The median income of a Sterling Heights household living in Sterling Heights is $66,346 per year. The median housing costs per month are $1,065.

    Sterling Heights, MI Education Statistics

    The level of education of the population of Sterling Heights, MI is as follows: 6% have no high school education, 33% completed some high school, 25% partially completed college, 9% have an Associate Degree, 19% have a Bachelor Degree, and 9% have a Graduate Degree.

    Renting a house in Sterling Heights, MI

    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 16 homes for rent in Sterling Heights, MI. 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 Sterling Heights, MI for rental homes start at $750.

    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.

    Finding a home nearby is easier than you think. Check out our Apartments Near Me page and take your pick!