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Average Rent in Kirkland, WA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Kirkland Studio - $2,495+5%
Kirkland 1 Bed - $2,349-28%
Kirkland 2 Beds - $2,895-38%

Local Guide

See what Kirkland, WA has to offer.

Local Reviews

Good local stores and schools. Near parks. Close proximity to downtown. There is access to freeways nearby.

Close to stores and restaurants. Very easily to access multiple businesses. Good mix of retail, restaurants and things to do.

Near hospital, good medical care, shopping and restaurants. We have a neighborhood pool lLove The Pizza Bank restaurant..

We like walking down to the beach it's called Juanita Park on Lake Washington. We can go out in the boat to waterski or go swiming

There are many great coffee shops to enjoy. I love all of the options there are for food to eat and the nightlife is decent.

there is a safeway store down the street Across the street is 2 restraunts Elementary school is 2 blocks away,as ro

Demographics

Education

High School

15%

Associate's

25%

Bachelor's

39%

Master's

18%

Doctorate

3%

Family Size

2 people

45%

3 people

24%

4 people

22%

5 people

6%

6+ people

3%

Household Income

0-50k

19%

50-100k

24%

100-150k

21%

150-200k

14%

200k+

22%

Age

0-10

12%

10-20

11%

20-45

39%

45-65

25%

65+

13%

Affordability

Percentage: 2/52/5

Renters gave this area a 2 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 Kirkland, WA

In Kirkland, WA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $2,349 to $2,895. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Kirkland, WA is $2,495. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $2,349. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $2,895.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

+5%

Changed from $2,376 to $2,495
1 Bed

-28%

Changed from $3,263 to $2,349
2 Beds

-38%

Changed from $4,669 to $2,895

Rent Ranges

Apartment PricesProportion
0%
2%
11%
17%
70%

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Bellevue$2,523+14%
Redmond$2,113+5%
Bothell$2,099-11%
Silverdale$2,021+31%
Federal Way$1,935--
Lynnwood$1,857+3%
University Place$1,763+33%
Shoreline$1,725-1%
Kent$1,725-6%
Burien$1,672--
Renton$1,610-6%
Edmonds$1,599-3%
Port Orchard$1,599+12%
Seattle$1,507+1%
Auburn$1,502+7%
Tacoma$1,462+1%
Lakewood$1,457+43%
Bremerton$1,400-22%
Spanaway$950--
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Redmond$2,567+10%
Bothell$2,177+3%
Seattle$2,129-9%
Lynnwood$2,122-4%
Shoreline$2,095+10%
Issaquah$2,045+3%
Silverdale$1,864+3%
Edmonds$1,749-8%
Renton$1,706-36%
Federal Way$1,700+5%
Bremerton$1,700-9%
Auburn$1,690+10%
University Place$1,688+13%
Gig Harbor$1,675-14%
Everett$1,655-5%
Burien$1,650+3%
Port Orchard$1,649+2%
Lakewood$1,646+1%
Kent$1,581-3%
Lake Stevens$1,550+11%
Puyallup$1,545-6%
Tacoma$1,535-6%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Issaquah$3,422+36%
Redmond$3,171+6%
Shoreline$2,957+54%
Seattle$2,871-12%
Lynnwood$2,740-1%
Bothell$2,650-2%
University Place$2,332+34%
Renton$2,218-18%
Spanaway$2,195--
Lake Stevens$2,125+16%
Silverdale$2,116-1%
Everett$2,071+5%
Burien$2,000+18%
Federal Way$1,992+3%
Bremerton$1,969+23%
Port Orchard$1,947+5%
Auburn$1,929+11%
Edmonds$1,897-24%
Lakewood$1,873-3%
Kent$1,835-4%
Puyallup$1,755-3%
Tacoma$1,692-9%
Gig Harbor$1,657+14%

Compare Neighborhoods

Totem Lake

$1,999

1 Bed Avg. Rent

North Rose Hill

$2,150

1 Bed Avg. Rent

South Juanita

$2,287

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Kirkland, WA?

For renters in Kirkland seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are Totem Lake, North Rose Hill, and South Juanita, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $1,999, $2,150, and $2,287 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Downtown and Moss Bay, where the rents are $4,195 and $4,195, a favorable comparison to Kirkland's overall 1-bedroom average of $2,349.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Kirkland, WA?

In Kirkland, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Downtown, Moss Bay, and South Juanita. A 1-bedroom apartment in Downtown averages at $4,195, in Moss Bay it averages $4,195, and in South Juanita, the average is $2,287. For additional high-end living options, North Rose Hill offers 1-bedroom apartments at $2,150, and Totem Lake at $1,999. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $2,349 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Kirkland, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Kirkland, WA?

In Kirkland, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include Downtown, Moss Bay, and South Juanita. In Downtown, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $4,195. Moss Bay sees average rents of $4,195 for a 1-bedroom unit. South Juanita offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $2,287. For those seeking other popular areas, North Rose Hill presents 1-bedroom apartments at $2,150, and Totem Lake at $1,999. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $2,349 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Kirkland, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Downtown$2,495+5%
Moss Bay$2,495+5%
Totem Lake$1,874+6%
South Juanita$1,775--
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Downtown$4,195+25%
Moss Bay$4,195+25%
South Juanita$2,287+10%
North Rose Hill$2,150--
Totem Lake$1,999+8%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Downtown$8,795+72%
Moss Bay$8,795+72%
North Rose Hill$2,667--
South Rose Hill$2,600--
South Juanita$2,524-7%
Totem Lake$2,425+8%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

17%

15-30 Mins

38%

30-40 Mins

22%

40-60 Mins

15%

60+ Mins

9%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 6262

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 17 of 29 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 24 of 29 renters

Percentage: 5555

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 21 of 29 renters

Percentage: 4343

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 16 of 29 renters

Need A Car

No

Say 16 of 29 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

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. Significantly more coffee shops than average
  3. Significantly more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in Kirkland.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. Significantly more gyms than average
  3. 39% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

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

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. Significantly more pet facilities than average
  3. 63% more pet 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. 42% more grocery stores than average
  3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Kirkland serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 72% more restaurants than average
  3. A standard number of restaurants compared to areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Kirkland is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 19% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 49% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Kirkland.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 53% more parks than average
  3. 17% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Kirkland.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. 35% fewer shops than 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. 24% more fine art centers than average
  3. 25% more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Kirkland's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. Significantly more medical facilities than average
  3. A standard number of medical facilities 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. 90% more gas stations than average
  3. 26% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 29 of 29 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 28 of 29 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 28 of 29 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 27 of 29 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 26 of 29 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 25 of 29 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 25 of 29 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 24 of 29 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 24 of 29 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 23 of 29 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 21 of 29 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 21 of 29 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 19 of 29 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 18 of 29 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 17 of 29 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 15 of 29 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 15 of 29 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 15 of 29 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 16 of 29 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 18 of 29 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in Kirkland

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