Average Rent In Nevada For December 2020

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

According to the most recent data from Zillow, the average rent in Nevada for December 2020 is $1,540. With an averge apartment size of 1,554 sqft, the average price per square foot in Nevada is $0.991.

Compared to the national average of $1,650, Nevada rent costs -6.7% less. Read our analysis of rents by state to see how Nevada ranks.

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

Best Places To Live In Nevada

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

StatisticNVUSA% Difference
Average Rent $1,540$1,650 -6.7%
Average $/sqft $0.991$1.135 -12.7%
M-o-M Change $-10$0 -inf%
Y-o-Y Change $40$5 700.0%
M-o-M % Change -0.6%0.0% -
Y-o-Y % Change 2.7%0.3% -

Median Rent By Bedrooms In Nevada


As you would expect, the median price for rent in Nevada increases as the number of bedrooms in the unit increases. Studios rent the cheapest in Nevada clocking in at $0, while a four bedroom rental will set you back $1,775 per month.

We think the best deal comes in the form of a two bedroom for $1,278 per month, however, if you don't mind having roommates, the best option on a per room basis is a 4-bedroom rental for $443/room/month.

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

Month Over Month Nevada Rent Statistics

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

Nevada has experienced a $-10 change in rent over the past month going from $1,550 to $1,540. That change comes out to -0.6%.

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 Nevada:

Year Over Year Nevada Rent Statistics

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

Over the past year, the average rent in Nevada changed $40 from $1,500 to $1,540. A change of $40 means that rents changed 2.7% 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 Nevada:

The 10 Places With The Highest Rent In Nevada

Henderson, NV

Population: 284,817
Median Rent: $1,266
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North Las Vegas, NV
Source: Public domain

Population: 234,389
Median Rent: $1,219
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Fernley, NV

Population: 19,261
Median Rent: $1,108
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Las Vegas, NV

Population: 621,662
Median Rent: $1,095
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Sparks, NV

Population: 96,786
Median Rent: $1,066
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Carlin, NV

Population: 2,361
Median Rent: $1,064
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Boulder City, NV

Population: 15,648
Median Rent: $1,053
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Elko, NV

Population: 20,225
Median Rent: $1,034
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Reno, NV

Population: 239,732
Median Rent: $969
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Carson City, NV
Source: Public domain

Population: 54,219
Median Rent: $928
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About Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar has been in the real estate business for almost ten years now. He originally worked for Movoto Real Estate as the director of marketing before founding HomeSnacks.

He believes the key to finding the right place to live comes down to looking at the data, reading about things to do, and, most importantly, checking it out yourself before you move.

If you've been looking for a place to live in the past several years, you've probably stumbled upon his writing already.

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