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Studio Apartments for Rent in Altoona, IA
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    1040 Blue Ridge Place NW, Altoona, IA 50009
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    601 E Vine Street, Des Moines, IA 50309
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    700 East 5Th St, Des Moines, IA 50309
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    103 SW 3Rd St, Des Moines, IA 50309
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    100 Jackson Ave, Des Moines, IA 50315
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    2333 SW Plaza Parkway, Ankeny, IA 50023
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    2333 SW Plaza Pkwy, Ankeny, IA 50023
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    2333 SW Plaza Pkwy, Ankeny, IA 50023
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    918 NE Crestmoor Place #208, Ankeny, IA 50021
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    2530 University Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50311
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    2824 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312
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    1800 Watrous Ave, Des Moines, IA 50315
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    2510 Canterbury Rd, Urbandale, IA 50322
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    1155 Office Park Rd, Ste. 100A, West Des Moines, IA 50265
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    3000 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    6565 Wistful Vista Dr, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    860 S. 68Th Street, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    360 Bridgewood Drive #4000, West Des Moines, IA 50266
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Altoona, IA Demographics

  • Total Population18,917
  • Female 8,954
    Male 9,963
  • Median Age36.7

The total population of Altoona, IA is 18,917, of which 8,954 are men and 9,963 are women, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau estimates. The residents of Altoona have a median age of 36.7.

Average Rent in Altoona, IA

  • Altoona, IA Average Rental Price, July 2022 $1,090 /mo

Apartments in Altoona, IA rent for $1,090 per month, on average.

Altoona, IA Apartment Rent Ranges

12% of apartments in Altoona, IA are priced between $501-$700. About 45% charge rents in the $701-$1,000 range. Approximately 30% of Altoona’s apartment rentals are priced between $1,001-$1,500. Meanwhile, 13% of apartments are in the most expensive $1,501-$2,000 range.

Altoona, IA Rent Trends

Average Rent Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Mar / 2022 Jul / 2022
Altoona, IA $957 $951 $940 $976 $953 $965 $1,046 $1,008 $1,039 $1,090
National $1,407 $1,415 $1,416 $1,406 $1,410 $1,418 $1,501 $1,596 $1,634 $1,706

The average monthly rent in Altoona, IA is around $1,090, while the national average rent is $1,706.

Altoona, IA Households

  • Total Number of Households6,815
  • Family 4,892
    Non-family 1,923
  • Children 2,602
    No Children 4,213
  • Average People Per Household2.76
  • Median Household Income$79,482
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,223

A total of 6,815 households live in Altoona, IA, of which 4,892 are family households and 1,923 are non-family households, per U.S. Census estimates. Of these, approximately 2,602 households have children and 4,213 households do not have children. The average size of a household in Altoona, IA is 2.76. The median household income in Altoona is $79,482 annually, with $1,223 per month going towards housing.

Altoona, IA Education Statistics

According to Census data, 1% of the population in Altoona, IA have no high school education, 36% went to high school, 27% have some college education, 10% earned an Associate Degree, 20% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 6% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a studio apartment in Altoona, IA

Studio apartments are becoming more popular than ever. Just type the two words in your search box and you’ll discover an infinite number of pages praising these single bedroom apartments and offering invaluable advice on how to transform yours into the perfect home. Whether you’re looking to put some money aside, or you just want to declutter and downgrade, RentCafe will help you choose from a fine selection of 18 Altoona, IA properties. About 18 rental units are located in Altoona, IA, with the average rent currently at $1,101. The average size for a Altoona, IA studio apartment is 822 Sq.Ft., but it doesn’t hurt to know that not all studios are the same. If you’re looking for cheap apartments, you can find a great deal for as low as $650. One room apartments with the kitchen in the main room are usually the most affordable. Opting for a cheap studio is a great decision for your wallet, even if it might take some getting used to living in a smaller space.

They’re not called efficiency apartments for nothing

We might all be victims of the “go big or go home” philosophy, but just think about all the benefits a small apartment can bring. Choosing an efficiency apartment means that you can live in the best part of town. Also, imagine how little time you’ll have to spend cleaning or how little money you need to spend on furniture and decor. Once you find an efficiency apartment you like, don’t let it slip away. You can apply for a lease online right here on RentCafe. If you still want to go bigger and you’re not on a tight budget, you can check out some bachelor flats that have a separate kitchen. They tend to cost more than a one room apartment, the most expensive studios in Altoona, IA renting for up to $2,446. Regardless of your preference, among the 18 Altoona, IA apartments are, you’re sure to find a studio that fits your lifestyle and your personal taste.

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