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Houses for Rent in Madison, WI
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    Multiple Locations, Madison, WI 53705
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    • 1 BED
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    6957 County Hwy K, MIDDLETON, WI 53562
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Average rent in Madison, WI

$1,567/mo Madison, WI average rental price, February 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Madison, WI is $1,567.

    Madison, WI apartment rent ranges

    About 51% of apartment rents in Madison, WI range between $1,001-$1,500. Meanwhile, apartments priced over $1,501-$2,000 represent 25% of apartments. Around 8% of Madison’s apartments are in the $701-$1,000 price range. 1% of apartments are priced between $501-$700.

    Madison, WI rent trends

    Getting around in Madison, WI

    74 /100
    Very Walkable
    44 /100
    Some Transit
    85 /100
    Very Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 74, Transit Score®: 44, Bike Score®: 85

    Frequently asked questions

    What are the advantages of renting a house in Madison, WI?

    Renting a house in Madison, WI comes with more space, both indoor and outdoor.

    What are the downsides of renting a house apartment in Madison, WI?

    Houses for rent in Madison, WI 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 Madison, WI.

    Madison, WI demographics

    Madison, WI has a population of 265,447 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 132,704 of Madison’s residents are women and 132,743 are men. The median age of those who live in Madison, WI is 31.5.

    Madison, WI households

    • 52,482 Family
      64,842 Non-family
    • 24,422 Children
      92,902 No Children
    • 117,324Total Number of Households
    • 2.16Average People Per Household
    • $70,466Median Household Income

    According to U.S. Census data, there are 117,324 households in Madison, WI. 52,482 are family households and 64,842 are non-family households. There are 24,422 households with children in Madison and 92,902 households without children. On average, about 2.16 people live in a household in Madison, WI.

    Madison, WI education statistics

    The level of education of the population of Madison, WI is as follows: 2% have no high school education, 19% completed some high school, 18% partially completed college, 7% have an Associate Degree, 32% have a Bachelor Degree, and 22% have a Graduate Degree.

    Look for houses for rent near me

    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.

    Your next home is out there, whether you are looking for a house for rent near you or anywhere in the U.S. Easily browse houses for rent with availability updated daily, and let's find the one that is perfect for you!

    Renting a house in Madison, WI

    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 2 homes for rent in Madison, WI. And it won’t necessarily cost an arm and a leg to rent the perfect home for your family.

    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!