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Average Rent in Lexington, KY

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Lexington Studio - $1,612+36%
Lexington 1 Bed - $1,352+4%
Lexington 2 Beds - $1,607+9%
Last updated 6/23/2024

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Local Reviews

I like the community. I also like the diversity and the availability of aa meetings. The art work in the neighborhood is unique. My favorite restaurant in Malones. Also like going to the Fayette mall.

My neighborhood is close to a park. My neighborhood is close to walmart. My neighborhood is close to several restaurants

there are stores nearby also everyone comes out the way I live just to ride through

I like that there are many stores and shops close nearby. There are also bars and restaurants within walking distance. We like to go to Tin Roof, Two Keys, Crumbzz, Kentucky Native Cafe, and the local flower store, Mitchlers.

People are very friendly in our neighborhood. It's usually quiet, but there are often gatherings. People will speak to you kindly.

People are generally nice and quiet There are restaurants and store within walking distance I like go to the speedway store down the street for a little snack.

Demographics

Education

High School

24%

Associate's

29%

Bachelor's

29%

Master's

13%

Doctorate

4%

Family Size

2 people

56%

3 people

23%

4 people

19%

5 people

1%

6+ people

1%

Household Income

0-50k

77%

50-100k

15%

100-150k

4%

150-200k

2%

200k+

2%

Age

0-10

3%

10-20

8%

20-45

71%

45-65

13%

65+

5%

Rent Trends

Average rent in Historic South Hill, Lexington, KY

In Lexington, KY, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,352 to $1,612. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Historic South Hill, Lexington, KY is $1,612. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,352. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,607.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

+36%

Changed from $1,185 to $1,612
1 Bed

+4%

Changed from $1,300 to $1,352
2 Beds

+9%

Changed from $1,474 to $1,607
Last updated 6/23/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

3%

Compared to National Average

9%

The cost of living in Historic South Hill, Lexington, KY is 3% lower than the state average and 9% lower than the national average. Historic South Hill, Lexington, KY housing is 24.5% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 0.1% less pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 1% more in Historic South Hill, Lexington, KY than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 14.4% less here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Historic South Hill, Lexington, KYCompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
3.1%
24.5%
Utilities
6.9%
0.1%
Food
2.1%
1%
Transportation
4.5%
7.1%
Healthcare
16.3%
14.4%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Richmond$2,500--
Lexington$1,612+36%
Frankfort$637+23%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Lexington$1,352+4%
Georgetown$1,075+9%
Frankfort$785+9%
Shelbyville$765+7%
Richmond$725+7%
Stanford$450--
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Lexington$1,607+9%
Mount Sterling$1,300--
Georgetown$1,212+11%
Clay City$1,200--
Nicholasville$1,100+7%
Winchester$1,1000%
Danville$1,100--
Shelbyville$1,0150%
Paris$950--
Versailles$900--
Frankfort$885+6%
Richmond$850+10%
Berea$800--
Stanford$450--

Compare Neighborhoods

William Wells Brown

$625

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Cardinal Valley

$650

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Winburn

$740

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Lexington, KY?

For renters in Lexington seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are William Wells Brown, Cardinal Valley, and Winburn, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $625, $650, and $740 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Garden Springs and Eastland Parkway, where the rents are $750 and $775, a favorable comparison to Lexington's overall 1-bedroom average of $1,352.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Lexington, KY?

In Lexington, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Liberty Area, Boone Creek, and Bell Court. A 1-bedroom apartment in Liberty Area averages at $1,652, in Boone Creek it averages $1,546, and in Bell Court, the average is $1,300. For additional high-end living options, Lakewood Area offers 1-bedroom apartments at $1,212, and Downtown at $1,195. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $1,352 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lexington, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Lexington, KY?

In Lexington, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include North Elizabeth Street, Bell Court, and Downtown. In North Elizabeth Street, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $895. Bell Court sees average rents of $1,300 for a 1-bedroom unit. Downtown offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $1,195. For those seeking other popular areas, Picadome presents 1-bedroom apartments at $895, and Golf View Estates at $795. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $1,352 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lexington, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Bell Court$1,300+8%
Lakewood Area$1,212+22%
Downtown$1,195--
Gratz Park$1,050+5%
Liberty Heights$975--
Gardenside$925--
North Elizabeth Street$895--
Picadome$895--
Idle Hour Neighbors$895--
North Upper Street$875+3%
Woodward Heights$850--
Tates Creek$849+14%
North Limestone$815+21%
Calumet$800--
Masterson Station$800--
Golf View Estates$795--
Eastland Parkway$775--
Dixie Plantation$775--
Garden Springs$750--
Winburn$7400%
Cardinal Valley$6500%
William Wells Brown$625--
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Bell Court$1,600--
Boone Creek$1,499+5%
Aylesford Place$1,400+70%
Gratz Park$1,400--
Picadome$1,350-2%
Lakewood Area$1,260+1%
Lansdowne$1,250--
Georgetown$1,200--
Masterson Station$1,100--
Gardenside$1,075--
North Upper Street$975--
North Limestone$975--
Liberty Heights$975--
Eastland Parkway$9500%
Garden Springs$950--
Southeastern Hills$950--
Dixie Plantation$950+6%
Tates Creek$949+15%
Calumet$912--
Winburn$8990%
Cardinal Valley$850--
William Wells Brown$675--

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

45%

15-30 Mins

38%

30-40 Mins

14%

40-60 Mins

3%

60+ Mins

1%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 9191

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 3 of 6 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 4 of 6 renters

Percentage: 8686

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 4 of 6 renters

Percentage: 5555

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 4 of 6 renters

Need A Car

No

Say 5 of 6 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. An average number of grocery stores
  3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Historic South Hill Lexington serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 54% more restaurants than average
  3. 32% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Historic South Hill Lexington.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. 61% more coffee shops than average
  3. 33% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Historic South Hill Lexington is running dry.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 31% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 87% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Historic South Hill Lexington.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. An average number of parks
  3. A standard number of parks compared to areas of a similar size

Childcare

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Historic South Hill Lexington is low on childcare options so get on the waiting list early.

  1. A high number of daycares per resident
  2. 20% more daycares than average
  3. 93% fewer daycares than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Historic South Hill Lexington.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. A standard number of shops compared to areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. An average number of gyms
  3. A standard number of gyms compared to areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Historic South Hill Lexington could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. A standard number of pet facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Theaters

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Hiding in the dressing room? Historic South Hill Lexington has a quiet theater scene.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. An average number of theaters
  3. A standard number of theaters compared to areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. An average number of fine art centers
  3. A standard number of fine art centers compared to areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

In need of a lift: Historic South Hill Lexington is light on amusement parks.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. An average number of amusement parks
  3. A standard number of amusement parks compared to areas of a similar size

Hospitals

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Be patient when looking for a hospital around here.

  1. Few hospitals per resident
  2. An average number of hospitals
  3. A standard number of hospitals compared to areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Historic South Hill Lexington's access to medical care.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 68% more medical facilities than average
  3. 45% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. An average number of gas stations
  3. A standard number of gas stations compared to areas of a similar size

Area Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 5 of 6 renters

Near Downtown

Yes

Say 5 of 6 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 5 of 6 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 5 of 6 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 4 of 6 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 4 of 6 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 4 of 6 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 4 of 6 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 4 of 6 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

Yes

Say 3 of 6 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 3 of 6 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 6 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 3 of 6 renters

Safe For Families

No

Say 4 of 6 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 4 of 6 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 4 of 6 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 4 of 6 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 5 of 6 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 5 of 6 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 6 of 6 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in Historic South Hill Lexington

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Find Apartments in Nearby Cities

City1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Lexington, KY 0.4 miles$1,352$1,607
Georgetown, KY 11.8 miles$1,075$1,212
Richmond, KY 23.4 miles$725$850
Nicholasville, KY 12 miles---$1,100
Frankfort, KY 22.9 miles$785$885
Versailles, KY 12.4 miles---$900
Winchester, KY 18 miles---$1,100
Lawrenceburg, KY 21.5 miles------
Paris, KY 17.7 miles---$950
Harrodsburg, KY 26.9 miles------

Find Apartments in Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhood1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Downtown 0.4 miles$1,195---
Aylesford Place 0.7 miles---$1,400
North Elizabeth Street 1 miles$895---
Bell Court 1 miles$1,300$1,600
Chevy Chase 1.7 miles------
North Limestone 1.5 miles$815$975
William Wells Brown 1.3 miles$625$675
Liberty Heights 1.8 miles$975$975
Georgetown 1.6 miles---$1,200