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85 Houses

Average Rent in Norwalk, IA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Norwalk 1 Bed - $1,040+2%
Norwalk 2 Beds - $1,140-12%

Local Guide

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Local Reviews

Sense of community and the schools are great. The town is growing and bringing in more businesses which is making it better to live here

the people are friendly and social. it is a neighborhood that pet and kid friendly and people seem to look out for each other.

Demographics

Education

High School

27%

Associate's

33%

Bachelor's

30%

Master's

8%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

38%

3 people

21%

4 people

26%

5 people

13%

6+ people

1%

Household Income

0-50k

27%

50-100k

35%

100-150k

17%

150-200k

11%

200k+

9%

Age

0-10

14%

10-20

14%

20-45

33%

45-65

25%

65+

13%

Affordability

Percentage: 4/54/5

Renters gave this area a 4 out of 5 for affordability

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Rent Trends

Average rent in Norwalk, IA

In Norwalk, IA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,040 to $1,140. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,040. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,140.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

1 Bed

+2%

Changed from $1,020 to $1,040
2 Beds

-12%

Changed from $1,295 to $1,140

Rent Ranges

Apartment PricesProportion
0%
11%
22%
33%
33%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Ankeny$1,083-13%
Johnston$1,077+2%
Waukee$974+24%
Des Moines$964+11%
Grimes$895-8%
Pleasant Hill$872+1%
West Des Moines$850-4%
Altoona$771+30%
Ames$735+7%
Indianola$625--
Newton$495--
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Ankeny$1,2830%
Johnston$1,242-1%
Waukee$1,225+21%
Indianola$1,177+74%
Des Moines$1,136+9%
Altoona$1,108+20%
Grimes$1,095+27%
West Des Moines$1,052-3%
Newton$1,050+100%
Pleasant Hill$980-1%
Urbandale$9020%
Ames$838+4%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Ankeny$1,600+2%
Waukee$1,574+17%
Johnston$1,487-1%
Altoona$1,333+35%
Grimes$1,295+37%
Pleasant Hill$1,275+2%
Perry$1,270--
Indianola$1,175+57%
West Des Moines$1,172-19%
Des Moines$1,065+5%
Urbandale$1,045+8%
Ames$933-4%
Adel$900-4%
Pella$775--
Newton$7100%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

24%

15-30 Mins

51%

30-40 Mins

19%

40-60 Mins

3%

60+ Mins

3%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 3333

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 5 of 7 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 6 of 7 renters

Percentage: 4444

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Restaurants

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Better stock your pantry because the restaurant scene is paltry.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 82% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 7% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Do you even lift, bro? Norwalk is weak on fitness.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. 49% fewer gyms than average
  3. 67% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're not mutts about Norwalk.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 63% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 67% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The lack of medical care round here is a little hard to swallow

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 37% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. Significantly more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Got a hunch you'll be dialing for lunch.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 91% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 62% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Coffee

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not a latte coffee shops in Norwalk.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 100% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Finding a bar around here is no small feat.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 85% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 25% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Norwalk isn't on the top of our shopping list.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer shops than average
  3. 100% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The gas stations here are few and far between.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 100% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 100% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 7 of 7 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 7 of 7 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 7 of 7 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 7 of 7 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 7 of 7 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 6 of 7 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 5 of 7 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 7 of 7 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Norwalk

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