Average Rent Prices in Iowa (IA)
As of 2023, the overall average fair market rent for a residential rental property in Iowa is $998. Average rent prices in Iowa sit below the national average rent of $1,274, in which Iowa ranks as the as the 12th lowest rent among all 50 states and the 39th highest rent among all 50 states within the United States. In Iowa’s large metropolitan areas such as Des Moines, IA, the average rent prices tend to be higher, while alternative areas such as Ankeny, IA, can provide more affordable options.
1Based on average of Fair Market Rents (FMRs) for 0-4 bedroom residential rental units throughout the United States, excluding Puerto Rico.
Average Rent Prices in Iowa (IA) Visual Chart
Average Rent Prices in Iowa (IA) by Metro Area
|1||Ames, IA HUD Metro FMR Area||800||862||981||1.394||1.671|
|2||Benton County, IA HUD Metro FMR Area||600||604||795||1.073||1.128|
|3||Boone County, IA HUD Metro FMR Area||602||671||883||1.246||1.379|
|4||Bremer County, IA HUD Metro FMR Area||627||652||858||1.076||1.153|
|5||Cedar Rapids, IA HUD Metro FMR Area||615||699||920||1.307||1.567|
|6||Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL MSA||606||733||906||1.193||1.353|
|7||Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA HUD Metro FMR Area||791||889||1.074||1.473||1.499|
|8||Dubuque, IA MSA||621||706||929||1.238||1.582|
|9||Iowa City, IA HUD Metro FMR Area||810||922||1.127||1.602||1.920|
|10||Jasper County, IA HUD Metro FMR Area||616||634||835||1.158||1.238|
|11||Jones County, IA HUD Metro FMR Area||532||604||795||1.064||1.068|
|12||Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA HUD Metro FMR Area||801||888||1.083||1.449||1.611|
|13||Sioux City, IA-NE-SD MSA||620||705||928||1.139||1.247|
|14||Washington County, IA HUD Metro FMR Area||591||672||884||1.111||1.277|
|15||Waterloo-Cedar Falls, IA HUD Metro FMR Area||629||740||934||1.241||1.591|
Based on average of Fair Market Rents (FMRs) for 0-4 bedroom residential rental units throughout United States excluding Puerto Rico for calendar year 2023.
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