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Studio Apartments for Rent in Des Moines, IA
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    100 Jackson Ave, Des Moines, IA 50315
    Studio $846+
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    700 East 5Th St, Des Moines, IA 50309
    Studio $783+
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    103 SW 3Rd St, Des Moines, IA 50309
    Studio $851+
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    1800 Watrous Ave, Des Moines, IA 50315
    Studio $675+
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    2824 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312
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    3000 Grand, Des Moines, IA 50312
    Studio $825+
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    2901 Boston Ave, Des Moines, IA 50310
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    Studio $690
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    1155 Office Park Rd, Ste. 100A, West Des Moines, IA 50265
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    2510 Canterbury Rd, Urbandale, IA 50322
    Studio $836+
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    3000 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266
    Studio $696+
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    640 S. 50Th St., West Des Moines, IA 50265
    Studio $950
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    2333 SW Plaza Pkwy, Ankeny, IA 50023
    Studio $1,097+
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    2333 SW Plaza Pkwy, Ankeny, IA 50023
    Studio $1,074+
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    1040 Blue Ridge Place NW, Altoona, IA 50009
    Studio $783+
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    6565 Wistful Vista Dr, West Des Moines, IA 50266
    Studio $1,025+
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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
    Studio $998
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    918 NE Crestmoor Place #208, Ankeny, IA 50021
    Studio $741+
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    731 Northeast Venture Drive, Waukee, IA 50263
    Studio $875
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    705 NW 2Nd St, Waukee, IA 50263
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    200 NW 2Nd Street, Waukee, IA 50263
    Studio $1,092+

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Average rent in Des Moines, IA

$1,043/mo Des Moines, IA average rental price, July 2023
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Apartments in Des Moines, IA rent for $1,043 per month, on average.

    Des Moines, IA apartment rent ranges

    7% of apartments in Des Moines, IA are priced between $501-$700. About 51% charge rents in the $701-$1,000 range. Approximately 32% of Des Moines’s apartment rentals are priced between $1,001-$1,500. Meanwhile, 8% of apartments are in the most expensive $1,501-$2,000 range.

    Des Moines, IA rent trends

    Getting around in Des Moines, IA

    54 /100
    Somewhat Walkable
    34 /100
    Some Transit
    69 /100
    Walk Score®: 54, Transit Score®: 34, Bike Score®: 69

    Frequently asked questions

    What is the price of a studio apartment in Des Moines, IA?

    The price range of a studio apartment is between $783 and $1,272. Search our studio apartments in Des Moines, IA.

    How many studio apartments for rent are available in Des Moines, IA on RentCafe?

    There are 4 studio rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Des Moines, IA were last updated on 28 Nov 2023.

    What is the average size of a studio apartment in Des Moines, IA?

    The average Des Moines, IA studio apartment size is 461 sq. ft.

    What are the advantages of renting a studio apartment in Des Moines, IA?

    Studio apartments in Des Moines, IA tend to be more affordable than other apartments and they have lower utility costs.

    What are the downsides of renting a studio apartment in Des Moines, IA?

    One of the downsides of living in a studio apartment is the limited storage space. You might be interested in 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Des Moines, IA.

    Living and Renting in Des Moines, IA

    Living in location

    With its vibrant culture and thriving economy, Des Moines, IA, presents a dynamic living experience. The city's rental market offers a broad array of options, from luxury lofts to economical studio apartments, making it possible for individuals from all walks of life to find their ideal home. Plus, renters in Des Moines are protected by Iowa's tenant laws, which ensure rights regarding security deposits, eviction procedures, and safe living conditions.

    Des Moines hosts numerous attractions for renters calling this city home, from the stunning Pappajohn Sculpture Park to the Des Moines Art Center. The city offers a plethora of entertainment options, including shopping at the Historic East Village, dining at local farm-to-table restaurants, and attending events at the Wells Fargo Arena.

    Studio Apartments for Rent in Des Moines, IA

    Studio apartments in Des Moines offer an appealing choice for renters seeking affordability, convenience, and a minimalist lifestyle. So, most studios are occupied by students, young professionals, and individuals seeking to downsize.

    Studio apartments in Des Moines come equipped with a range of amenities, such as fitness centers, communal lounges, and pet-friendly policies. Other conveniences may include on-site laundry facilities and reserved parking.

    Neighborhoods like Downtown and the Historic Court District are popular for their selection of studio apartments. Living in these areas provides residents with easy access to attractions like the Iowa State Capitol and Principal Park, along with a variety of dining, shopping, and entertainment venues.

    If you're looking for studio apartments in Des Moines,you can use RentCafe.com to find the ideal place for you. You can filter your search by location, amenities, price, and more. You can also view photos and floor plans and read reviews of different properties.

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    Look for studio apartments near me

    Are you looking to land a small but cool studio apartment near you? Is an unbeatable location more important to you than lots of space? You can now browse through all available RentCafe listings, to find the perfect studio apartment near you, in your favorite neighborhood, ZIP code, or in another city or state in the U.S. wherever life takes you. Check the ratings and reviews of properties with studio apartments, filter them based on your criteria, and find the one that suits your needs.

    Compare the size, price and location, as well as amenities, both inside and outside the apartment. Whether you are looking for a more modern studio near you, or one in a charming old building, or maybe you want to be close to a certain park, the downtown area of your city, or near family or friends, RentCafe allows you to find the best fit for you - so, let's find your new home!

    Renting a studio apartment in Des Moines, 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 21 Des Moines, IA properties. About 21 rental units are located in Des Moines, IA, with the average rent currently at $942. The average size for a Des Moines, IA studio apartment is 840 Sqft, 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 $675. 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 Des Moines, IA renting for up to $1,467. Regardless of your preference, among the 21 Des Moines, IA apartments are, you’re sure to find a studio that fits your lifestyle and your personal taste.

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