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46 2 Bedroom Apartments for rent in Columbia, MO

Last updated May 24 at 12:00pm UTC
1610 PARKSIDE DR
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 24 at 12:00pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$625
1606 PARKSIDE DR
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 24 at 12:00pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$600
1600 PARKSIDE DR
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 24 at 12:00pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$600
506 N WILLIAM ST
Benton - Stephens
Columbia, MO
Updated May 24 at 12:00pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$800
4498 W BELLVIEW DR
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 24 at 7:46am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$575
4208 ROLLINS RD
Rothwell Heights
Columbia, MO
Updated May 23 at 4:54am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$700
1401 Paris Road
Benton - Stephens
Columbia, MO
Updated May 22 at 8:45pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$620
210 Alexander
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 22 at 8:40pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$750
1413 Stone St.
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 22 at 8:40pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$675
5451 BETHEL CHURCH RD
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 17 at 4:31am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$695
502B Columbia Drive
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 12 at 10:08am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$625
4533 W Bellview Dr
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 12 at 1:41am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$650
4001 DANBURY CT
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 10 at 11:27am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$700
4358 W BELLVIEW DR
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 24 at 3:06am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$550
600 Hirth Ave.
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 22 at 8:40pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$695
1407 E Walnut St.
Benton - Stephens
Columbia, MO
Updated May 22 at 8:39pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$975
1315 Paris Road
Benton - Stephens
Columbia, MO
Updated May 18 at 10:46am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$800
806 Hope Pl
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 16 at 11:48am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$800
707 CLINKSCALES RD
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 15 at 8:33pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$720
4201 GLADDEN LN
Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 12 at 7:34am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,350
20 N SUNSHINE DR
Sunrise Estates
Columbia, MO
Updated May 9 at 9:42am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$675
909 Ash, Unit 201
Downtown Columbia
Columbia, MO
Updated May 22 at 12:30pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,400
518 S WILLIAM ST
East Campus
Columbia, MO
Updated May 16 at 5:27am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,200
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May 2018 Columbia Rent Report

Welcome to the May 2018 Columbia Rent Report. Columbia rents remained steady over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Columbia rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the state and nation.

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May 2018 Columbia Rent Report

Welcome to the May 2018 Columbia Rent Report. Columbia rents remained steady over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Columbia rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the state and nation.

Columbia rent trends were flat over the past month

Columbia rents have remained steady over the past month, but have decreased slightly by 0.1% year-over-year. Currently, median rents in Columbia stand at $570 for a one-bedroom apartment and $730 for a two-bedroom. Columbia's year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 0.5%, as well as the national average of 1.5%.

Rents rising across cities in Missouri

While rent decreases have been occurring in the city of Columbia over the past year, cities in the rest of the state are seeing the opposite trend. Rents have risen in 7 of the largest 10 cities in Missouri for which we have data. The state as a whole logged rent growth of 0.5% over the past year. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the state.

  • Looking throughout the state, Chesterfield is the most expensive of all Missouri's major cities, with a median two-bedroom rent of $1,280; of the 10 largest cities in Missouri that we have data for, St. Charles and Springfield, where two-bedrooms go for $1,040 and $680, are the two other major cities in the state besides Columbia to see rents fall year-over-year (-2.6% and -1.2%).
  • Chesterfield, St. Peters, and Blue Springs have all experienced year-over-year growth above the state average (3.2%, 2.8%, and 1.9%, respectively).

Columbia rents more affordable than many large cities nationwide

As rents have fallen slightly in Columbia, many large cities nationwide have seen prices increase, in some cases substantially. Columbia is also more affordable than most large cities across the country.

  • Columbia's median two-bedroom rent of $730 is below the national average of $1,170. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.5% over the past year compared to the 0.1% decline in Columbia.
  • While rents in Columbia fell slightly over the past year, many cities nationwide saw increases, including Phoenix (+2.3%), Atlanta (+1.9%), and Denver (+1.6%).
  • Renters will find more reasonable prices in Columbia than most large cities. For example, San Francisco has a median 2BR rent of $3,060, which is more than four times the price in Columbia.

For more information check out our national report. You can also access our full data for cities and counties across the U.S. at this link.

Methodology - Recent Updates:

Data from private listing sites, including our own, tends to skew toward luxury apartments, which introduces sample bias when estimates are calculated directly from these listings. To address these limitations, we’ve recently made major updates to our methodology, which we believe have greatly improved the accuracy and reliability of our estimates.

Read more about our new methodology below, or see a more detailed post here.

Methodology:

Apartment List is committed to making our rent estimates the best and most accurate available. To do this, we start with reliable median rent statistics from the Census Bureau, then extrapolate them forward to the current month using a growth rate calculated from our listing data. In doing so, we use a same-unit analysis similar to Case-Shiller’s approach, comparing only units that are available across both time periods to provide an accurate picture of rent growth in cities across the country.

Our approach corrects for the sample bias inherent in other private sources, producing results that are much closer to statistics published by the Census Bureau and HUD. Our methodology also allows us to construct a picture of rent growth over an extended period of time, with estimates that are updated each month.

Read more about our methodology here.

About Rent Reports:

Apartment List publishes monthly reports on rental trends for hundreds of cities across the U.S. We intend these reports to be a source of reliable information that help renters and policymakers make sound decisions, and we invest significant time and effort in gathering and analyzing rent data. Our work is covered regularly by journalists across the country.

We are continuously working to improve our methodology and data, with the goal of providing renters with the information that they need to make the best decisions.