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Studio Apartments for Rent in Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA
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    2824 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312
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    1800 Watrous Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50315
    3 Units available
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    • $658+
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    2530 University Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50311
    27 Units available
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    • $795
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    100 Jackson Ave, Des Moines, IA 50315
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    • $795
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    103 SW 3Rd St, Des Moines, IA 50309
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    • $1,081+
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    601 E Vine Street, Des Moines, IA 50309
    2 Units available
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    • $1,005+
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    700 East 5Th Street, Des Moines, IA 50309
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    • $819+
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    1400 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA 50309
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    4801 University Ave, Des Moines, IA 50311
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    1155 Office Park Rd, Ste. 100A, West Des Moines, IA 50265
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    219 E Grand, Des Moines, IA 50309
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Frequently Asked Questions

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

The average Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA studio apartment size is 375 sq. ft.

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

Studio apartments in Southwestern Hills, 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 Southwestern Hills, 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 RENTCafé apartments for rent in Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA.

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA Demographics

  • Total Population11,487
  • Female 5,410
    Male 6,077
  • Median Age35

Average Rent in Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA

  • Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA Average Rental Price, January 2022 $855 /mo

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA Apartment Rent Ranges

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Jan / 2022
Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA $779 $785 $801 $802 $830 $836 $847 $842 $855
National $1,344 $1,376 $1,384 $1,387 $1,379 $1,383 $1,393 $1,476 $1,572

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA Households

  • Total Number of Households4,682
  • Family 2,853
    Non-family 1,829
  • Children 1,546
    No Children 3,137
  • Average People Per Household2.54
  • Median Household Income$61,938
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,038

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA Education Statistics

Renting a studio apartment in Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA

Sometimes renting a studio apartment means being able to live in the coolest part of town. So, if you’re looking to find a small apartment in Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, you can start by browsing about 11 Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA properties, and one of the 42 units will be “the one” for you. Speaking of which, there’s a fine selection of single bedroom apartments, renting from $650. So, if you want to save money and you are looking for something more affordable, you’re sure to find a cheap studio. If it sounds too good to be true, it isn’t. Sort your results by rent, ascending, and the lowest-priced apartments will appear at the top of your list. If you can’t decide on size, keep in mind that the average size of a studio apartment is about 706 Sq.Ft.. Sure, most of these apartments are small with the kitchen in the main room, but they bring many hidden benefits, like less space to heat up in the winter or cool down in the summer. Finding an efficiency apartment in your favorite neighborhood is easy and fast, and maybe the best decision you’ve ever made. Your new apartment will transform you into an efficient multi-tasker. Because everything is located in your close proximity, you’ll never have to waste any time looking for things you’ve forgotten in another room.

Bachelor flats: A small change, a big difference

“Go small or go home” might be the next big thing in real estate, but if you’re not ready to commit to this philosophy, you should know that there are many more options for you to choose from. If you want a small apartment with a separate kitchen, you can opt for a bachelor flat. These units tend to be a bit more expensive, even more than an average one room apartment, renting for up to $1,339 per month. Even though you will spend a little extra, on the long term, a bachelor flat might be a better fit for your lifestyle, especially if you tend to use the kitchen a lot. Regardless of your preferences, among the 11 apartmentsre in Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, you’re sure to find your next studio.

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