The average rent in Iowa for November 2023 is $953, according to the most recent data from ApartmentList. The average rent of a 2-bedroom apartment in Iowa is $978. The average rent of a 1-bedroom apartment in Iowa is $738.
Compared to the national average of $1,340, Iowa rent costs -28.9% less. Read our analysis of rents by state to see how Iowa ranks.
Here's a look at how average rents have changed over time:
|M-o-M % Change||-1.1%||-1.0%||-|
|Y-o-Y % Change||1.8%||-1.0%||-|
As you would expect, the median price for rent in Iowa increases as the number of bedrooms in the unit increases. 1-Bedroom rent is the cheapest in Iowa clocking in at $738, while a 2-bedroom rental will set you back $978 per month.
If you don't mind having roommates, the best option on a per room basis is a 2-bedroom rental for $489/room/month.
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Iowa has experienced a -$11 change in rent over the past month going from $964 to $953. That change comes out to -1.1%.
For reference, the US national average rent changed -$13 in the past month or -1.0%.
Here's a look at the month over month change for each month since 2017 for Iowa:
Over the past year, the average rent in Iowa changed $17 from $936 to $953. A change of $17 means that rents changed 1.8% in a year.
That compares to the US national change of -$14 in the past year or -1.0%.
Here's a look at the year over year change by month since 2017 for Iowa: