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Average Rent in Springfield, MO

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Springfield Studio - $852+11%
Springfield 1 Bed - $862+16%
Springfield 2 Beds - $965+12%

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Demographics

Education

High School

51%

Associate's

27%

Bachelor's

12%

Master's

9%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

77%

3 people

12%

4 people

2%

5 people

9%

6+ people

0%

Household Income

0-50k

87%

50-100k

11%

100-150k

1%

150-200k

0%

200k+

0%

Age

0-10

1%

10-20

39%

20-45

47%

45-65

9%

65+

4%

Affordability

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 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 Downtown, Springfield, MO

In Springfield, MO, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $852 to $965. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Downtown, Springfield, MO is $852. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $862. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $965.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

+11%

Changed from $768 to $852
1 Bed

+16%

Changed from $743 to $862
2 Beds

+12%

Changed from $862 to $965

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

2.8%

Compared to National Average

13.6%

The cost of living in Downtown, Springfield, MO is 2.8% lower than the state average and 13.6% lower than the national average. Downtown, Springfield, MO housing is 26.6% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 19.3% less pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 5.8% less in Downtown, Springfield, MO than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 4.8% less here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Downtown, Springfield, MOCompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
5.5%
26.6%
Utilities
8.3%
19.3%
Food
0.8%
5.8%
Transportation
0.4%
11.7%
Healthcare
0.3%
4.8%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Springfield$852+11%
Republic$847--
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Republic$881+6%
Ozark$865+15%
Springfield$862+16%
Rogersville$849+11%
Battlefield$795+10%
Lebanon$795--
Willard$785+3%
Branson$7500%
Nixa$699-11%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Ozark$1,105-21%
Republic$1,095+20%
Rogersville$1,0450%
Springfield$965+12%
Battlefield$940+11%
Willard$925+2%
Branson$8500%
Nixa$765+2%
Lebanon$750--
Aurora$750+11%
Bolivar$695+3%

Compare Neighborhoods

Bingham

$650

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Southside

$660

1 Bed Avg. Rent

West Central

$695

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Springfield, MO?

For renters in Springfield seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are Bingham, Southside, and West Central, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $650, $660, and $695 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Westside and Southern Hills, where the rents are $720 and $735, a favorable comparison to Springfield's overall 1-bedroom average of $862.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Springfield, MO?

In Springfield, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Bradford Park, Sequiota, and Walnut Street. A 1-bedroom apartment in Bradford Park averages at $3,500, in Sequiota it averages $1,100, and in Walnut Street, the average is $1,067. For additional high-end living options, Parkcrest offers 1-bedroom apartments at $1,015, and Oak Grove at $1,004. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $862 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Springfield, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Springfield, MO?

In Springfield, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include Fassknight, Phelps, and Mark Twain. In Fassknight, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $810. Phelps sees average rents of $775 for a 1-bedroom unit. Mark Twain offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $790. For those seeking other popular areas, West Central presents 1-bedroom apartments at $695, and Downtown at $850. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $862 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Springfield, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Fassknight$931+16%
Rountree Area$875+1%
Walnut Street$867+51%
Downtown$812+23%
Young Lilly$800--
Sequiota$765+1%
Doling Park$705+9%
West Central$6750%
Midtown$655-2%
Southern Hills$617+12%
Mark Twain$5520%
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Sequiota$1,100-2%
Walnut Street$1,067+61%
Parkcrest$1,015+15%
Oak Grove$1,004+25%
Meador Park$860+38%
Downtown$850+26%
Doling Park$835+8%
Fassknight$8100%
Mark Twain$7900%
Phelps$775--
Kickapoo$760-14%
Ewing$7450%
Southern Hills$735+11%
Westside$720--
West Central$695+3%
Southside$6600%
Bingham$650+2%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Rountree Area$1,800--
Sequiota$1,740+5%
West Central$1,295+60%
Bradford Park$1,210+47%
Downtown$1,112+24%
Kickapoo$1,055-3%
Fassknight$1,0200%
Parkcrest$1,015+14%
Oak Grove$925+17%
Mark Twain$872-3%
Southern Hills$827+3%
Ewing$7800%
Midtown$775+5%
Meador Park$755+1%
Bingham$750+3%
Doling Park$725-1%
Southside$7150%
Walnut Street$709-12%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

45%

15-30 Mins

43%

30-40 Mins

9%

40-60 Mins

1%

60+ Mins

2%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 7575

Walk Score®

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 1 of 1 renters

Percentage: 7979

Bike Score®

Area Amenities

Top Score

Nightlife

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The perfect place to paint the town red.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 96% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 75% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Theaters

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's a pretty good scene for movie buffs and theater lovers.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. 96% more theaters than average
  3. 77% more theaters than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An average foodie scene: not too cold and not too hot.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 85% more restaurants than average
  3. 33% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too cold, not too hot. An average town for coffee.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. 90% more coffee shops than average
  3. 48% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

There's fresh air to be had here.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 80% more parks than average
  3. 40% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in Downtown Springfield.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 83% more gyms than average
  3. 20% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's just about fine for fine art. An average score.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 91% more fine art centers than average
  3. 70% more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not exactly a Tilt-a-Whirl, but there's fun to be had.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. 89% more amusement parks than average
  3. 33% more amusement parks than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Healthcare in Downtown Springfield doesn't tip the scales.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 75% more medical facilities than average
  3. 28% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

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

Childcare

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Downtown Springfield is low on childcare options so get on the waiting list early.

  1. Few daycares per resident
  2. 73% more daycares than average
  3. 82% fewer daycares than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Downtown Springfield.

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

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Downtown Springfield could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. Far fewer pet facilities than 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

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

Schools

Percentage: 1/51/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in Downtown Springfield

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Find Apartments in Nearby Cities

City1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Springfield, MO 0.6 miles$862$965
Nixa, MO 11.3 miles$699$765
Ozark, MO 13.5 miles$865$1,105
Republic, MO 12.3 miles$881$1,095
Willard, MO 10.4 miles$785$925
Bolivar, MO 29 miles$575$695
Rogersville, MO 14.1 miles$849$1,045
Strafford, MO 10.2 miles------
Battlefield, MO 7.8 miles$795$940
Marshfield, MO 22.7 miles------

Find Apartments in Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhood1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Downtown$850$1,112
West Central 1 miles$695$1,295
Walnut Street 0.9 miles$1,067$709
Phelps 0.9 miles$775---
Midtown 1.3 miles---$775
Fassknight 1.6 miles$810$1,020
Rountree Area 1 miles---$1,800
Grant Beach 1.5 miles------
Weller 1.5 miles------
North Springfield 1.6 miles------