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Pet-Friendly Apartments for Rent in Nashville, TN - 1,508 Rentals available


Nashville’s average rent reached $1,407 in March

Nashville’s average rent reached $1,407 in March, after a 1.5% decrease since last year. With a renter share of 44%, Nashville is a desirable place to live and work in, with apartment prices similar to the national average of $1,407. [View Full Report]

Nashville apartment rent report

Nashville’s average rent was $1,407 in March

Nashville’s average rent reached $1,407 in March, after a 1.5% decrease since last year. With a renter share of 44%, Nashville is a desirable place to live and work in, with apartment prices similar to the national average of $1,407.

The average rent for an apartment in Nashville decreased compared to Franklin ($1,544), where prices went up by 2.1% since last year. At the same time, in Murfreesboro ($1,195), rent went up by 3.1%.

Nashville apartment rent report

What it costs to rent in the largest renter hubs in the Nashville area

The city with the largest renter share is Murfreesboro (46%), followed by Nashville, where there is a 44% renter share. Lebanon, with an average rent of $1,084, has the third largest share of renters (40%) and has experienced a rent increase of 0.1% since March 2020. In Smyrna, where 40% of the population are renters, the average rent is $1,192, going up by 6.4% in the past year. Apartments in Goodlettsville, where 37% of residents are renters, cost $1,179 per month, an increase of 3.3% in one year.

The priciest and cheapest cities for renters in the Nashville area

Franklin is the priciest city for renters in the Nashville area, with apartments renting for $1,544 per month. The average rent for apartments in Mount Juliet is $1,444, the second most expensive, while Nashville ($1,407) comes in third.

For renters in search of budget-friendly apartments, Lebanon's $1,084 average rent is the cheapest in the Nashville area, followed by Goodlettsville's $1,179 rate. Smyrna rentals are the third least pricey on the list, with a $1,192 average rent.

Nashville apartment rents in popular ZIP codes for renters

Among Nashville's most popular renter ZIP codes, 37211 has a $1,130 average rent, below the city average ($1,407). At the same time, rentals in ZIP 37203 go for $1,856, while prices in ZIP 37209 circle around $1,422. Apartment rents in ZIP 37217 clock in at around $1,084, lower than the Nashville average, while rates in ZIP 37221 average at $1,355.

Check out how average rents evolved across the Nashville area

Nashville apartment rent report

Methodology

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.

Look for pet friendly apartments near me

Are you looking to move into a new apartment with your furry, best friend? Are you afraid of not finding a place that allows pets? You can now look for pet-friendly apartments near you, anywhere in the U.S., check if they accept dogs or cats, and find out what is the pet deposit and pet rent. Select your favorite apartments that fit your needs and well as your pet's needs, using fiters for size, amenities and so much more.

Search in your neighborhood, ZIP code, and beyond to find the ideal apartment near you or wherever you and your pets plan on moving to. Whether it's next to a dog park, a pet store, a veterinary, or a pet friendly mall or coffee shop, you can find exactly what you are looking for right on RENTCafé - let's find it now!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a pet-friendly apartment in Nashville, TN?

The price range of a pet-friendly apartment is between $678 and $11,846. Search pet-friendly apartments in Nashville, TN.

How many pet-friendly rentals are available in Nashville, TN on RENTCafé?

There are 1456 pet-friendly rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Nashville, TN were last updated on 6 May 2021.

What is the average size of a pet-friendly apartment in Nashville, TN?

The average Nashville, TN pet-friendly apartment size is 881 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a pet-friendly apartment in Nashville, TN?

Pet-friendly apartments are usually larger and located in a community that offers pet-focused amenities.

What are the downsides of renting a pet-friendly apartment in Nashville, TN?

Renting a pet-friendly apartment comes with a higher rent and a pet deposit. 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 Nashville, TN.

Nashville, TN Demographics

  • Total Population455,514
  • Female 218,860
    Male 236,653
  • Median Age33

Average Rent in Nashville, TN

  • Nashville, TN Average Rental Price, March 2021 $1,407 /mo

    Nashville, TN Apartment Rent Ranges

    • $701-$1,00016%
    • $1,001-$1,50053%
    • $1,501-$2,00021%
    • > $2,0009%

    Nashville, 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
    Nashville, TN $1,280 $1,283 $1,320 $1,352 $1,343 $1,406 $1,432 $1,439 $1,415 $1,399 $1,407
    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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    Nashville, TN Households

    • Total Number of Households190,191
    • Family 100,509
      Non-family 89,682
    • Children 47,865
      No Children 142,327
    • Average People Per Household2.32
    • Median Household Income$60,380
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,190

    Nashville, TN Education Statistics

    • No High School4%
    • Some High School33%
    • Some College24%
    • Associate Degree6%
    • Bachelor Degree32%

    Renting a pet-friendly apartment in Nashville, TN

    Whether you want to share your apartment with a service dog that’s the lifeblood of your existence, or just Mr. Hamster, the family superstar, you should know that not all Nashville, TN rental properties will welcome pets. It all comes down to the pet policy in place at the community of your choice. Some landlords always have their arguments against them: cats destroy furniture, a bird is always loud, your dog will eat the doormat—we’ve heard them all… And regardless if their assumptions have anything to do with the reality, there’s not much you can do to make them change their minds. This used to make finding pet-friendly units really challenging, but we have the solution! Browsing RENTCafé’s verified rental listings as a pet-parent has never been easier: use the Pet Policy filter and explore 123 properties in Nashville, TN, some of them offering pet-friendly housing for as low as $815. Out of the 1,508 units, you are guaranteed to find the one with the pet-friendly rooms that you and your four-legged bestie will soon call home. Note that you can filter for cat-friendly and dog-friendly apartments separately!

    Look out for Nashville, TN pet friendly apartments without breed restrictions

    Nobody seems to want little Beefy around their residents? We may not be able to give you advice on how to rent with a pit bull, but we happen to know that there are plenty of dog-friendly apartments in Nashville, TN that allow large breeds too. Scroll down to the Pet Policy section to find out if the property of your choice offers no-breed-restriction apartments. If you have uncertainties, feel free to contact the property manager through rentcafe.com or, call them directly from the RENTCafé Mobile App, and ask if they will accept your dog.

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