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3 Bedroom Idlewild South houses for rent - Charlotte, NC

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Average Rent in Charlotte, NC

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Charlotte Studio - $1,449-12%
Charlotte 1 Bed - $1,523-4%
Charlotte 2 Beds - $1,840-5%

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Local Reviews

Mind your own business That my naighborhood beliefs and i like to spend time with my family going to the restaurant

To the park and restaurants,it's close to to everything, neighbors are friendly.Lots of street lights,bus right at the side walk of the neighborhood

been here over 40 yrs-used to be a nice friendly area-used to go to park nearby but don't feel safe anymore

Had lots of neighborhood kids to play with. Close to my favorite restaurants. Close to the highways for faster transportation

the diversity, many different cultures. good neighbors to help outnice place to walk. lots of children. sidewalks used alot

It's a friendly condo neighborhood that I've lived in for 34 years. There are stores nearby and restaurants too.

Demographics

Education

High School

47%

Associate's

32%

Bachelor's

17%

Master's

4%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

27%

3 people

23%

4 people

18%

5 people

17%

6+ people

16%

Household Income

0-50k

54%

50-100k

31%

100-150k

12%

150-200k

2%

200k+

1%

Age

0-10

20%

10-20

16%

20-45

38%

45-65

20%

65+

6%

Rent Trends

Average rent in Idlewild South, Charlotte, NC

In Charlotte, NC, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,449 to $1,840. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Idlewild South, Charlotte, NC is $1,449. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,523. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,840.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-12%

Changed from $1,647 to $1,449
1 Bed

-4%

Changed from $1,586 to $1,523
2 Beds

-5%

Changed from $1,937 to $1,840

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

1%

Compared to National Average

3.7%

The cost of living in Idlewild South, Charlotte, NC is 1% lower than the state average and 3.7% lower than the national average. Idlewild South, Charlotte, NC housing is 10.5% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 11.9% less pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 0.2% more in Idlewild South, Charlotte, NC than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 9.8% more here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Idlewild South, Charlotte, NCCompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
1.1%
10.5%
Utilities
5%
11.9%
Food
0.8%
0.2%
Transportation
0.3%
6%
Healthcare
0.6%
9.8%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Kings Mountain$1,650--
Charlotte$1,449-12%
Monroe$1,401+17%
Rock Hill$1,307-13%
Kannapolis$1,299+1%
Salisbury$1,258+20%
Indian Trail$1,228--
Huntersville$1,208-6%
Concord$1,024-11%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Cornelius$1,818+9%
Fort Mill$1,6420%
Monroe$1,625+15%
Huntersville$1,5660%
Waxhaw$1,5550%
Belmont$1,550+12%
Indian Trail$1,527-6%
Charlotte$1,523-4%
Matthews$1,450-28%
Kannapolis$1,445-2%
Kings Mountain$1,400--
Denver$1,352+7%
Mooresville$1,324-7%
Concord$1,267-8%
Salisbury$1,246+2%
Rock Hill$1,244-10%
Gastonia$1,162-10%
Pineville$1,079-15%
Statesville$1,048-16%
Lincolnton$950--
Shelby$810-25%
Albemarle$764--
Lancaster$650--
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Cornelius$2,166+9%
Indian Trail$1,974-3%
Waxhaw$1,939+3%
Charlotte$1,840-5%
Fort Mill$1,839-7%
Huntersville$1,8340%
Kings Mountain$1,800--
Belmont$1,795+23%
Matthews$1,683-31%
Denver$1,662+4%
Mooresville$1,534-3%
Salisbury$1,492-3%
Concord$1,488-1%
Kannapolis$1,481-3%
Monroe$1,445-15%
Lincolnton$1,425+10%
Rock Hill$1,417-1%
Gastonia$1,395-4%
Pineville$1,379-1%
Shelby$1,250+6%
Albemarle$999--
Statesville$900-38%

Compare Neighborhoods

Plaza Midwood

$925

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Elizabeth

$950

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Toddville Road

$1,047

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Charlotte, NC?

For renters in Charlotte seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are Plaza Midwood, Elizabeth, and Toddville Road, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $925, $950, and $1,047 respectively. Additional areas offering value are East Forest and Westside, where the rents are $1,119 and $1,125, a favorable comparison to Charlotte's overall 1-bedroom average of $1,523.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Charlotte, NC?

In Charlotte, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Ballantyne West, Dilworth, and Cotswold. A 1-bedroom apartment in Ballantyne West averages at $2,608, in Dilworth it averages $2,058, and in Cotswold, the average is $1,945. For additional high-end living options, Olde Whitehall offers 1-bedroom apartments at $1,868, and SouthPark at $1,819. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $1,523 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Charlotte, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Charlotte, NC?

In Charlotte, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include The North End, Fourth Ward, and Uptown. In The North End, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $1,666. Fourth Ward sees average rents of $1,459 for a 1-bedroom unit. Uptown offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $1,459. For those seeking other popular areas, NoDa presents 1-bedroom apartments at $1,446, and Plaza Midwood at $925. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $1,523 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Charlotte, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Dilworth$1,614-6%
Southeast Charlotte$1,608-36%
Center City$1,571-8%
South End$1,519-16%
NoDa$1,497--
Uptown$1,479-24%
Fourth Ward$1,479-24%
The North End$1,444-4%
Elizabeth$1,420-16%
SouthPark$1,400-4%
College Downs$1,382--
Myers Park$1,379-4%
Olde Whitehall$1,277-19%
University City$1,268-12%
Wesley Heights$1,220--
Harris - Houston$1,055-2%
Eastside$1,025+1%
Mallard Creek - Withrow Downs$9990%
Southwest Charlotte$949-58%
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Dilworth$2,058+19%
Cotswold$1,945--
Olde Whitehall$1,868+12%
SouthPark$1,819-19%
South End$1,799-3%
Center City$1,798+4%
Dixie - Berryhill$1,712--
The North End$1,666-6%
Back Creek Church Road$1,650--
Silverwood$1,644--
College Downs$1,572+26%
Mallard Creek - Withrow Downs$1,562+2%
Bradfield Farms$1,555--
Myers Park$1,5270%
Prosperity Church Road$1,524+2%
University City$1,494-5%
Highland Creek$1,470-2%
Uptown$1,459-42%
Fourth Ward$1,459-42%
NoDa$1,446--
Wesley Heights$1,445--
North Charlotte$1,421--
Southeast Charlotte$1,408-5%
Southwest Charlotte$1,404-4%
Steele Creek$1,365-6%
Provincetowne$1,349-10%
Northlake$1,315-21%
Wildwood$1,300--
Mineral Springs$1,277-15%
Harris - Houston$1,264-22%
Shannon Park$1,211+10%
Eastside$1,155+2%
Westside$1,125-5%
East Forest$1,119-18%
Toddville Road$1,047-11%
Elizabeth$950-49%
Plaza Midwood$925-7%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
South End$2,699-3%
Southeast Charlotte$2,483+34%
Olde Whitehall$2,453+34%
Center City$2,433+4%
The North End$2,3600%
Myers Park$2,186+5%
Dixie - Berryhill$1,997--
Silverwood$1,988--
Prosperity Church Road$1,974-4%
Wesley Heights$1,935--
Bradfield Farms$1,929--
University City$1,8860%
Uptown$1,849-13%
Fourth Ward$1,849-1%
NoDa$1,810--
Highland Creek$1,787-3%
Provincetowne$1,739-1%
Mallard Creek - Withrow Downs$1,732-10%
North Charlotte$1,716--
College Downs$1,658+7%
Southwest Charlotte$1,654-5%
Harris - Houston$1,633-9%
Wildwood$1,625--
Northlake$1,600-25%
Shannon Park$1,557+9%
Steele Creek$1,541-4%
Mineral Springs$1,525-21%
East Forest$1,421-13%
Eastside$1,419+3%
Plaza Midwood$1,350--
Westside$1,340+7%
Mountain Island Lake$1,328+39%
Mountain Island$1,328+39%
Elizabeth$1,295-45%
Oakdale North$1,274--
Toddville Road$1,255-9%
Cotswold$1,095--

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

11%

15-30 Mins

46%

30-40 Mins

24%

40-60 Mins

12%

60+ Mins

6%

Area Amenities

Top Score

Grocery Stores

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not bad on the supermarket score. Idlewild South Charlotte gets an average rating.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 83% more grocery stores than average
  3. 47% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Childcare

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Idlewild South Charlotte is taking baby steps toward having ample childcare options.

  1. A high number of daycares per resident
  2. 73% more daycares than average
  3. 56% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in Idlewild South Charlotte.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. 83% more gyms than average
  3. 73% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? Idlewild South Charlotte doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 52% more pet facilities than average
  3. 17% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Idlewild South Charlotte serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 7% more restaurants than average
  3. 17% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Idlewild South Charlotte.

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

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Idlewild South Charlotte is running dry.

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

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Idlewild South Charlotte.

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

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Idlewild South Charlotte.

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

Theaters

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Hiding in the dressing room? Idlewild South Charlotte 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: Idlewild South Charlotte 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 Idlewild South Charlotte's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 26% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 40% fewer 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 Potholes

No

Say 13 of 17 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 12 of 17 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 12 of 17 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 12 of 17 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 12 of 17 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 11 of 17 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 10 of 17 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 10 of 17 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 9 of 17 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 9 of 17 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 9 of 17 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 9 of 17 renters

Busy Streets

Yes

Say 10 of 17 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

Yes

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Quiet Area

No

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Safe For Families

No

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Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 11 of 17 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 14 of 17 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 14 of 17 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 14 of 17 renters

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in Idlewild South Charlotte

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Find Houses in Nearby Cities

City1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Charlotte, NC 7 miles$1,523$1,840
Downtown Charlotte, NC 7.1 miles------
Matthews, NC 4.1 miles$1,450$1,683
Concord, NC 18.4 miles$1,267$1,488
Rock Hill, SC 23.8 miles$1,244$1,417
Indian Trail, NC 7.8 miles$1,527$1,974
Gastonia, NC 26.1 miles$1,162$1,395
Fort Mill, SC 16.6 miles$1,642$1,839
Mint Hill, NC 5.1 miles------
Monroe, NC 16.9 miles$1,625$1,445

Find Houses in Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhood1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Idlewild South------
Marshbrooke 1.2 miles------
East Forest 1 miles$1,119$1,421
North Sharon Amity 1.6 miles$1,205$1,435
Idlewild Farms 1.4 miles$1,125$1,337