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Luxury Apartments for Rent in Saint Louis, MO - 445 Rentals available

St. Louis’s average rent reached $968 in March

St. Louis’s average rent reached $968 in March, after a 0.8% increase since last year. One of Missouri’s largest job hubs and a renter majority city (52%) St. Louis is a desirable place to live and work in, with apartment prices below the national average of $1,407. [View Full Report]

Saint Louis apartment rent report

St. Louis’s average rent was $968 in March

St. Louis’s average rent reached $968 in March, after a 0.8% increase since last year. One of Missouri’s largest job hubs and a renter majority city (52%) St. Louis is a desirable place to live and work in, with apartment prices below the national average of $1,407.

The average rent for an apartment in St. Louis increased less than in other surrounding areas since last year. In St. Charles, apartments go for $1,030 after a 3.9% increase, and in O'Fallon, rent went up by 3.1%, reaching $1,095.

St. Louis apartment rent report

What it costs to rent in the largest renter hubs in the St. Louis area

The city with the largest renter share is St. Louis (52%), followed by St. Ann, where there are 44% renters. In St. Ann, apartment rents increased by 10.3% since last year, reaching $779. Maryland Heights has the third largest share of renters (42%) and saw a rent increase of 0.1% in the last year, reaching $963. Hazelwood, with an average rent of $809, has the fourth largest share of renters (39%) and registered an increase of 5.2% since March 2020. In Florissant, where 35% of the population are renters, the average rent is $832, after an increase of 5.4% compared to the past year.

The priciest and cheapest cities for renters in the St. Louis area

Chesterfield is the priciest city for renters in the St. Louis area, with apartments renting for $1,264 per month. The average rent for apartments in Creve Coeur is $1,181, the second most expensive, while St. Peters ($1,159) comes in third.

For renters in search of budget-friendly apartments, St. Ann's $779 average rent is the cheapest in the St. Louis area, followed by Hazelwood's $809 rate. Florissant rentals are the third least pricey on the list, with a $832 average apartment rate.

St. Louis apartment rents in popular ZIP codes for renters

Among St. Louis's most popular renter ZIP codes, 63108 has a $1,314 average rent, above the city average ($968). At the same time, rentals in ZIP 63146 go for $1,046, while prices in ZIP 63129 circle around $807. Apartment rents in ZIP 63103 clock in at around $944, lower than the St. Louis average, while rates in ZIP 63123 average at $809.

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St. Louis apartment rent report


RENTCafe.com is a nationwide apartment search website that enables renters to easily find apartments and houses for rent throughout the United States. 

The data on average rents included in our reports comes directly from competitively-rented (market-rate) large-scale multifamily properties (50+ units in size), via telephone survey. The data is compiled and reported by our sister company Yardi Matrix, a business development and asset management tool for brokers, sponsors, banks and equity sources underwriting investments in the multifamily, office, industrial and self-storage sectors. Fully-affordable properties are not included in the survey and are not reported in rental rate averages. Local rent reports include only cities with a statistically-relevant stock of large-scale multifamily properties of 50+ units.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a luxury apartment in Saint Louis, MO?

The price range is between $550 and $4,602. Find luxury apartments in Saint Louis, MO.

How many luxury rentals are available in Saint Louis, MO on RENTCafé?

There are 430 luxury rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Saint Louis, MO were last updated on 19 Apr 2021.

What is the average size of a luxury apartment in Saint Louis, MO?

The average Saint Louis, MO luxury apartment size is 960 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a luxury apartment in Saint Louis, MO?

Renting a luxury apartment in Saint Louis, MO comes with many amenities, more space and central locations.

What are the downsides of renting a luxury apartment in Saint Louis, MO?

Luxury apartments tend to be more expensive and have higher utility bills. 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 Saint Louis, MO.

Saint Louis, MO Demographics

  • Total Population911,262
  • Female 433,319
    Male 477,942
  • Median Age35.7

Average Rent in Saint Louis, MO

  • Saint Louis, MO Average Rental Price, March 2021 $968 /mo

Saint Louis, MO Apartment Rent Ranges

  • < $5002%
  • $501-$70024%
  • $701-$1,00043%
  • $1,001-$1,50022%
  • $1,501-$2,0006%
  • > $2,0003%

Saint Louis, MO 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
Saint Louis, MO $882 $887 $906 $912 $928 $942 $955 $956 $963 $961 $968
National $1,315 $1,346 $1,355 $1,359 $1,356 $1,391 $1,398 $1,400 $1,390 $1,395 $1,407

Saint Louis, MO Households

  • Total Number of Households394,996
  • Family 217,920
    Non-family 177,076
  • Children 102,116
    No Children 292,880
  • Average People Per Household2.32
  • Median Household Income$48,654
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$942

Saint Louis, MO Education Statistics

  • No High School3%
  • Some High School36%
  • Some College29%
  • Associate Degree8%
  • Bachelor Degree25%

Renting a luxury apartment in Saint Louis, MO

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If you are looking for a luxurious home in Saint Louis, MO but you’re held back by a limited budget, there is no reason to despair. Marvelously furnished apartments are available for you right now at great prices. Do you dream of a custom-designed rental that exudes glamour and character, but yare afraid you won’t afford rent in a high-end apartment complex? Sleek finishes, roof-top pools and monumental granite fireplaces sound expensive and all, but luxury living is not unattainable. Do you dream of drinking your morning coffee in a top-quality chef’s kitchen, but are frustrated with overpriced rent? Look no further! Cheap luxury apartments are actually a thing these days, so you can find luxury apartments in Saint Louis, MO with monthly rents starting as low as $550. Sort your search results by “Rent” ascending to see the lowest-priced listings first.

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