Average Rent In Indiana For December 2020

By Chris Kolmar | HomeSnacks | Updated: 2020-12-07
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What is the average rent in Indiana?

According to the most recent data from Zillow, the average rent in Indiana for December 2020 is $1,050. With an averge apartment size of 1,286 sqft, the average price per square foot in Indiana is $0.816.

Compared to the national average of $1,650, Indiana rent costs -36.4% less. Read our analysis of rents by state to see how Indiana ranks.

Here's a look at how average rents have changed over time:

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How Does Indiana Rent Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

StatisticINUSA% Difference
Average Rent $1,050$1,650 -36.4%
Average $/sqft $0.816$1.135 -28.1%
M-o-M Change $-45$0 -inf%
Y-o-Y Change $25$5 400.0%
M-o-M % Change -4.1%0.0% -
Y-o-Y % Change 2.4%0.3% -

Median Rent By Bedrooms In Indiana


As you would expect, the median price for rent in Indiana increases as the number of bedrooms in the unit increases. Studios rent the cheapest in Indiana clocking in at $758, while a four bedroom rental will set you back $1,455 per month.

We think the best deal comes in the form of a two bedroom for $890 per month, however, if you don't mind having roommates, the best option on a per room basis is a 4-bedroom rental for $363/room/month.

Read on to find out more or for more on Indiana check out:

Month Over Month Indiana Rent Statistics

M-o-M Increase
M-o-M Increase

Indiana has experienced a $-45 change in rent over the past month going from $1,095 to $1,050. That change comes out to -4.1%.

For reference, the US national average rent changed $0 in the past month or 0.0%.

Here's a look at the month over month change for each month since 2010 for Indiana:

Year Over Year Indiana Rent Statistics

Y-o-Y Increase
Y-o-Y Increase

Over the past year, the average rent in Indiana changed $25 from $1,025 to $1,050. A change of $25 means that rents changed 2.4% in a year.

That compares to the US national change of $5 in the past year or 0.3%.

Here's a look at the year over year change by month since 2011 for Indiana:

The 10 Places With The Highest Rent In Indiana

Whitestown, IN

Population: 6,487
Median Rent: $1,425
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Winfield, IN

Population: 5,395
Median Rent: $1,399
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Population: 5,881
Median Rent: $1,349
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Zionsville, IN
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Population: 25,810
Median Rent: $1,336
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Westfield, IN

Population: 35,956
Median Rent: $1,243
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Carmel, IN

Population: 88,595
Median Rent: $1,230
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Mccordsville, IN

Population: 6,116
Median Rent: $1,166
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Munster, IN

Population: 23,005
Median Rent: $1,147
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Avon, IN

Population: 16,479
Median Rent: $1,128
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Brownsburg, IN

Population: 24,625
Median Rent: $1,104
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About Chris Kolmar

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