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Average Rent in Burien, WA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Burien Studio - $1,672-
Burien 1 Bed - $1,650+3%
Burien 2 Beds - $2,000+18%

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Local Reviews

My neighborhood has a lot of people from different race . The environment is serene and clean. Friendly neighbors with many fun park near us for kids and the whole family

The community environment is very good, the security is very safe, the environment is very clean. The park has the best environment.

Going out with friends and family there is some places you can go like parks that are realy fun also theres ashops not too far

We have a nice view of the water , and the sunset is beautiful, we see family's and kids riding there bikes around the block

Demographics

Education

High School

47%

Associate's

29%

Bachelor's

18%

Master's

6%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

45%

3 people

21%

4 people

16%

5 people

10%

6+ people

9%

Household Income

0-50k

44%

50-100k

24%

100-150k

19%

150-200k

8%

200k+

5%

Age

0-10

14%

10-20

11%

20-45

38%

45-65

26%

65+

11%

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 Highline, Burien, WA

In Burien, WA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,650 to $2,000. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Highline, Burien, WA is $1,672. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,650. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $2,000.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-

Changed from $1,672 to $1,672
1 Bed

+3%

Changed from $1,602 to $1,650
2 Beds

+18%

Changed from $1,695 to $2,000

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

13.3%

Compared to National Average

38.8%

The cost of living in Highline, Burien, WA is 13.3% higher than the state average and 38.8% higher than the national average. Highline, Burien, WA housing is 112.2% more expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 2% more pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 15.5% more in Highline, Burien, WA than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 35.1% more here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Highline, Burien, WACompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
41.8%
112.2%
Utilities
5%
2%
Food
3.4%
15.5%
Transportation
5.3%
29%
Healthcare
11%
35.1%

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Bothell$2,099-11%
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Federal Way$1,935--
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Woodinville$1,740-12%
Kent$1,725-6%
Burien$1,672--
Renton$1,610-6%
Edmonds$1,599-3%
Seattle$1,507+1%
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Tacoma$1,462+1%
Lakewood$1,457+43%
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Olympia$1,237-5%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Kirkland$2,349-28%
Bothell$2,177+3%
Woodinville$2,157+2%
Maple Valley$2,152+2%
Seattle$2,129-9%
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Bremerton$1,700-9%
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University Place$1,688+13%
Everett$1,655-5%
Burien$1,650+3%
Lakewood$1,646+1%
Kent$1,581-3%
Puyallup$1,545-6%
Tacoma$1,535-6%
Olympia$1,495-9%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Issaquah$3,422+36%
Woodinville$3,072+10%
Kirkland$2,895-38%
Seattle$2,871-12%
Lynnwood$2,740-1%
Bothell$2,650-2%
Maple Valley$2,495+13%
University Place$2,332+34%
Renton$2,218-18%
Silverdale$2,116-1%
Everett$2,071+5%
Lacey$2,022+44%
Burien$2,000+18%
Federal Way$1,992+3%
Bremerton$1,969+23%
Kenmore$1,950-5%
Auburn$1,929+11%
Olympia$1,924-11%
Edmonds$1,897-24%
Lakewood$1,873-3%
Kent$1,835-4%
Puyallup$1,755-3%
Tacoma$1,692-9%

Compare Neighborhoods

Manhattan

$1,495

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Sunnydale

$1,515

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Highline

$1,557

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Burien, WA?

For renters in Burien seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are Manhattan, Sunnydale, and Highline, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $1,495, $1,515, and $1,557 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Riverton-Boulevard Park and Seahurst, where the rents are $1,600 and $1,725, a favorable comparison to Burien's overall 1-bedroom average of $1,650.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Burien, WA?

In Burien, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Downtown Burien, Downtown, and Seahurst. A 1-bedroom apartment in Downtown Burien averages at $1,930, in Downtown it averages $1,800, and in Seahurst, the average is $1,725. For additional high-end living options, Riverton-Boulevard Park offers 1-bedroom apartments at $1,600, and Highline at $1,557. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $1,650 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Burien, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Burien, WA?

In Burien, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include Riverton-Boulevard Park, Highline, and Sunnydale. In Riverton-Boulevard Park, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $1,600. Highline sees average rents of $1,557 for a 1-bedroom unit. Sunnydale offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $1,515. For those seeking other popular areas, Downtown Burien presents 1-bedroom apartments at $1,930, and Downtown at $1,800. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $1,650 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Burien, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Downtown$1,672--
Downtown Burien$1,672--
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Downtown Burien$1,930+49%
Downtown$1,800+13%
Seahurst$1,725--
Riverton-Boulevard Park$1,600--
Highline$1,557+4%
Sunnydale$1,515--
Manhattan$1,495--
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Downtown Burien$2,119--
Highline$2,100--
Downtown$2,000--
Riverton-Boulevard Park$1,875+9%
Sunnydale$1,850--
Burien Lake View$1,850--

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

16%

15-30 Mins

37%

30-40 Mins

19%

40-60 Mins

13%

60+ Mins

16%

Area Amenities

Top Score

Grocery Stores

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not bad on the supermarket score. Highline Burien gets an average rating.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 83% more grocery stores than average
  3. 27% more grocery stores 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. 90% more parks than average
  3. 60% more parks than areas of a similar size

Childcare

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Highline Burien is taking baby steps toward having ample childcare options.

  1. Few daycares per resident
  2. 80% more daycares than average
  3. 33% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? Highline Burien doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 81% more pet facilities than average
  3. 25% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Theaters

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Highline Burien sits in the middle of the pack for theater.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. 82% more theaters than average
  3. 60% more theaters than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The road is less traveled for filling the tank up in Highline Burien.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 90% more gas stations than average
  3. 67% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Highline Burien serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 83% more restaurants than average
  3. 42% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Highline Burien.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 81% more coffee shops than average
  3. 30% 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. Highline Burien is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 83% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 43% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Highline Burien.

  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

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: Highline Burien 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 Highline Burien's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 37% more medical facilities than average
  3. Far fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Busy Streets

No

Say 5 of 5 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Near Grocery Stores

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Pet Friendly

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Safe For Families

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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Top Schools in Highline Burien

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Find Apartments in Nearby Cities

City1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Seattle, WA 6.8 miles$2,129$2,871
Bellevue, WA 9.9 miles$3,245$4,266
Renton, WA 6.4 miles$1,706$2,218
Kent, WA 10.3 miles$1,581$1,835
Burien, WA 2.6 miles$1,650$2,000
Tacoma, WA 18.2 miles$1,535$1,692
White Center, WA 0.7 miles------
Federal Way, WA 13 miles$1,700$1,992
Tukwila, WA 4.8 miles$1,645$2,072
Lynnwood, WA 21.7 miles$2,122$2,740

Find Apartments in Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhood1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Highline$1,557$2,100
South Delridge 1.3 miles$1,795$2,445
Highland Park 1.2 miles$1,215$2,105
Arbor Heights 1.5 miles------
South Park 1.8 miles$1,375$1,725
Riverton-Boulevard Park 1.5 miles$1,600$1,875
Roxhill 1.7 miles$1,699$1,884