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Kent Apartments
Last updated February 3 2023 at 3:15 AM

239 Apartments in Kent, Ohio

Kent Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 29,646
Population Density: 3,230.7 people/sq mile

What locals are saying

Kent is part of the Akron Metropolitan Statistical Area, which means that for all its small town charm, you’re close enough to a larger city to enjoy all the amenities without the hassle. In fact, most Kent residents will drive the 10-miles to the Chapel Hill Mall area in Akron for a lot of shopping, dining, and entertainment.

Let’s talk neighborhoods

Kent, OH

Kent is part of the Akron Metropolitan Statistical Area, which means that for all its small town charm, you’re close enough to a larger city to enjoy all the amenities without the hassle. In fact, most Kent residents will drive the 10-miles to the Chapel Hill Mall area in Akron for a lot of shopping, dining, and entertainment.

Let’s talk neighborhoods.

In the southeast region of town, you’ll find tons of cheap apartments with flexible options—including studio apartments, furnished apartments, and short term lease options. Two bedroom apartments for rent here tend to range from $500-700.

Farther to the west, past the city center, you’ll find a mix of apartments available. Here, new construction mixes with older buildings, and rentals can be found in townhomes and condominiums with amenities such as a gym, swimming pool, and clubhouse. Two bedroom apartments for rent in this region generally range from $600-800.

Check to the northwest neighborhoods around Smith Park and Lease Park. Here, you can find spacious rental homes and apartments in urban neighborhoods great for the new townie. Two bedroom rental properties in this region range from $600-800.

Farther outside of town you’ll find great communities that range from rural to suburban. To the south, the Brimfield community offers plenty of apartments for rent in suburban developments that will put you within close proximity to Akron area shopping. The eastern community of Ravenna has similar rentals in a more rural setting. Two bedrooms in these areas range from $600-800.

So welcome to Kent! You’ll be sure to find an apartment rental that suits your needs.

Kent Crime


Overall Crime

Below Average
Overall crime in Kent is below average in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Below Average
The level of violent crime in Kent is below average compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

Below Average
The level of property crime in Kent is below average compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Kent


Elementary Schools

7 /10
Longcoy Elementary School
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
267 Students
4 Reviews
267
Students
4 Reviews
6 /10
Holden Elementary School
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
261 Students
4 Reviews
261
Students
4 Reviews
6 /10
Walls Elementary School
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
416 Students
2 Reviews
416
Students
2 Reviews

Middle Schools

7 /10
Stanton Middle School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
674 Students
9 Reviews
674
Students
9 Reviews

High Schools

6 /10
Theodore Roosevelt High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,283 Students
3 Reviews
1,283
Students
3 Reviews
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Redwood Kent Tallmadge Road Photo Gallery 1
1 of 10
2 Bedrooms
$1,699
1294 sqft
Redwood Kent Tallmadge Road is where you’ll find the single-story apartment you've been looking for. Live in a two-bedroom, two-bathroom, pet-friendly apartment rental home with an attached garage. Enjoy being surrounded by charming greenery, with all the amenities you could need just a stone’s throw away. Plus, you can get to the arts, entertainment, dining and attractions of Akron in under 20 minutes, and Cleveland in under an hour. But more than that, you can feel at home in a neighborhood atmosphere where life is quiet and friendly. Won't you join us?
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Redwood Kent Photo Gallery 1
1 of 6
2 Bedrooms
$1,699
1294 sqft
Each home has two full bedrooms and bathrooms, den space, and a private two-car garage. Near area parks and shopping. Pet-friendly. Smoke-free living. On-site green space and courtyard.
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Pebblebrook Apartments Photo Gallery 1
1 of 1
1 Bedroom
$1,178
860 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,211
1070 sqft
Residents enjoy a sun deck, coffee bar, pool and fitness center. Units have breakfast bars, glamour baths and spacious dens. Community is located near Midway Drive-In Theater and Walmart Supercenter.
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388 Silver Meadows Boulevard Photo Gallery 1
1 of 16
4 Bedrooms
$2,300
2116 sqft
Apply and get approved to rent this home by January 31, 2023 and receive $1000 off your first full month's rent. This cozy Kent home is ready to be rent ready! This home comes with 4 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms! The home has great space with a car garage and room for storage inside the garage, great space throughout the house from the kitchen, dining room, and living room. The home is a 20 minute drive to Akron or a 45minute drive to downtown Cleveland. This home is near grocery stores, shopping centers, and main highways. Available for immediate move-in. Self-tour at your convenience! This home is available for a minimum 12 month lease. All tenants are required to purchase Jetty deposit insurance in lieu of a traditional security deposit equal to one month's rent. BEWARE OF SCAMS WE DO NOT LIST PROPERTIES ON THE FOLLOWING SITES: 5 MILES LETGO CRAIGSLIST OFFER UP FACEBOOK WE MONITOR ACTIVITIES ON OUR PROPERTIES ON A REGULAR BASIS PLEASE READ: Please note our applications are processed through the website www.divvyhomes.managebuilding.com/Resident/rental-application/new Please be careful of fraudulent e-mails attempting to get you to wire money. Posing as a legitimate company, they then direct you to wire money to them. Please note we DO NOT request for money to be wired. This property allows self guided viewing without an appointment. Contact for details.
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715 East Main Street - 1 Photo Gallery 1
1 of 18
Studio
$1,995
1300 sqft
Great space for whatever your needs may be! directly across the street from Kent state. please contact for more information. Great space for whatever your needs may be! directly across the street from Kent state. please contact for more information
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251 Spaulding Drive -201 Photo Gallery 1
1 of 1
2 Bedrooms
$830
12 unit multi-family home
230 Spaulding Drive -103 Photo Gallery 1
1 of 1
2 Bedrooms
$830
12 unit multi-family home
Results within 1 mile of Kent
1300 Brimfield Dr Apt A-11 Photo Gallery 1
1 of 25
2 Bedrooms
$850
900 sqft
Welcome to Brimfield Square! Beautiful two bedroom for rent! Fantastic clean apartment that includes water, sewer, trash, ample parking, A/C, playgrounds, patios/balconies, community feel with lots of green, secure laundry facilities in each building, close access to bus-line, and includes refrigerators and stoves. Brimfield Square is a prime location on the south side of Kent right off route 43, just minutes from KSU and Route 8. You will enjoy easy access to downtown Kent and Stow as well as many options for public transportation. Close by you will find commercial centers filled with retail shops, services, eateries, movie theaters and shopping malls. Fantastic playground just installed--safe playing area for kids and families! Maximum of two (2) dogs at 35-lb weight limit; no cats allowed. Copy and paste this YouTube link to see a video of the property: http://youtu.be/L65YR-ZY0ak Welcome to Brimfield Square! Spacious two bedroom apartments with coin operated laundry onsite and a fun play area for the entire family! This complex offers clean 2 bedroom units with appliances and central air!! Great location in Kent, convenient to the university, downtown Kent, and I76. Plenty of off street parking. Tenants pay electric only! PMHA vouchers are accepted. Deposit is the same as one months rent. UNIT FEATURES Air conditioning, Cable ready, Heat - electric, Oven / range, Refrigerator Brimfield Square is a prime location on the south side of Kent right off route 43, less than a mile from 76 and just minutes from KSU and Route 8. You will enjoy easy access to downtown Kent and Stow as well as many options for public transportation. Close by you will find commercial centers filled with retail shops, services, eateries, movie theaters and shopping malls.
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80 Lightning Lane Photo Gallery 1
1 of 2
3 Bedrooms
$1,390
1600 sqft
Available 05/19/23 MONTHLY RENT STARTING AT $1390.00---MONTHLY RENT MAY VARY DEPENDING ON UNIT. Highlands of Pleasant Lakes is a rental condo community in Brimfield, close to Kent. The spacious units feature three bedrooms and two bathrooms with an open floor plan, cathedral ceilings, oversized closets and more. Nicely equipped open kitchen features newer appliances including dishwashers and a breakfast bar. In-suite laundry rooms include washer/dryer hook-ups. Units come with private yards/patios and attached 2 car garages. Evening and weekend appointments are available. Application: https://www.hemlane.com/listings/80-lightning-ln-kent-oh-44240-usa/0b12b254-bd25-4e16-916b-8259fae0a4ab (RLNE7869736)
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Hidden Lake Apartments Photo Gallery 1
1 of 24
1 Bedroom
$1,265
771 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,410
935 sqft
Minutes from Darrow Lake. Upscale community with a state-of-the-art fitness center, clubhouse and heated pool with a sundeck. On-site dog park, garages and a fire pit. Apartments feature stainless steel appliances and walk-in closets.
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Redwood Hudson Photo Gallery 1
1 of 5
2 Bedrooms
$2,174
1327 sqft
Redwood Hudson is where you’ll find the single-story apartment you've been looking for. Live in a two-bedroom, two-bathroom, pet-friendly home with an attached garage. Enjoy living amongst green spaces, with the amenities of Hudson just a stone’s throw away. You can even get to the hustle and bustle of downtown Cleveland in just 40 minutes. But more than that, you can feel at home in a neighborhood atmosphere where life is quiet and friendly. Won't you join us? Redwood is an Equal Housing Provider.
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Sutton Crossings Photo Gallery 1
1 of 15
2 Bedrooms
$1,205
1030 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$1,710
1177 sqft
Cat-friendly apartments with vinyl flooring, separate dining rooms, vaulted ceilings, walk-in closets and window coverings. Located close to Kent State University and Tallmadge Middle and High schools.
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3547 Sanford Ave Photo Gallery 1
1 of 21
3 Bedrooms
$1,750
1120 sqft
This is a three bedroom, two bathroom home with a large living area, kitchen (gas stove/oven, refrigerator), and front porch with its own two car garage. The bedrooms include one large master bedroom and two smaller bedrooms. There are four different entrances/exits. From the living area you can access two large storage areas where one has washer and dryer. Rent is $1,750 per month with a one time deposit of $1,750. Pets are welcome but there will be an additional $25 per month pet rent. All my renters need to have renters insurance that can be purchase through various insurance companies (Lemonade, GIEKO, Farmers, ect.).
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386 North Main Street - Apt D Photo Gallery 1
1 of 1
2 Bedrooms
$900
1000 sqft
updated unit in the heart of Munroe Falls. Call now to schedule!! 330-590-0027 2 bedroom apartment in the heart of the beautiful Munroe Falls area. Call today for additional details!!
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4931 Friar Rd. C Photo Gallery 1
1 of 27
3 Bedrooms
$1,500
1216 sqft
Get in now before the summer pool rush! This three-bedroom condo in Stow City school districts is very large. On the main level you'll find an open concept, kitchen & dining/living room area. Pull into your attached garage that leads directly into your mud room area equiped with first floor Landry hooks up. There's a large patio off the living room for outdoor living. You'll find three large bedrooms and a large main bathroom upstairs. Condo has summer pool access!! No Pets No Smoking Qualifications for approval 3x1 Income ratio No Evictions Clear Criminal History Credit Score 650+ 3 Bedroom 1.5 Bath 1 Car Attached Garage Condo in Stow
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2450 Echo Valley Dr Photo Gallery 1
1 of 9
2 Bedrooms
$1,050
1000 sqft
Two Bedroom Apartment - Property Id: 845047 PLEASE DO NOT APPLY ON THIS SITE! Please visit www.bycedarwood.com to apply! This beautiful, cozy two bedroom and two bathroom apartment is located in Maple Park (Stow). It's within close proximity to a busy shopping center, and Highway 8. Laundry room on-site. a locking storage unit. Stow- Munroe Falls School District with easy access to school buses! Resident will be responsible for electric only. Water, sewer, trash removal, snow removal, lawn care and locking storage unit. are all included in a $50 monthly flat fee. On-site laundry facilities Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/2450-echo-valley-dr-stow-oh/845047 Property Id 845047 No Dogs Allowed (RLNE7912986)
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89 Falling Water Circle Photo Gallery 1
1 of 8
3 Bedrooms
$2,150
1650 sqft
Available 02/28/23 This spacious unit features three bedrooms and two bathrooms with an open floor plan, cathedral ceilings, oversized closets and more. Plenty of storage with a finished basement and two-car attached garage. Nicely equipped open kitchen features newer appliances including dishwashers and a breakfast bar. In-suite laundry rooms include washer/dryer hook-ups. Units come with private yards/patios and attached 2 car garages. Evening and weekend appointments are available. Application: https://www.hemlane.com/listings/89-falling-water-cir-munroe-falls-oh-44262-usa/cbf1d236-1b66-4b65-ab72-c821191fb5dc (RLNE7870273)
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4658 Fishcreek Drive Photo Gallery 1
1 of 14
2 Bedrooms
$995
1100 sqft
Stow Brick townhome - Property Id: 1083932 Welcome Home. Freshley painted, new hardwood floors throughout the home,2 badrooms, 1 bathroom, kitchen with fridge and cookingrange, full basment, lots of storge, no pets, $ 25.00 for application fee. Tenant pays all utilities. Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/4658-fishcreek-drive-stow-oh/1083932 Property Id 1083932 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7876059)
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2391 Echo Valley Drive Photo Gallery 1
1 of 16
2 Bedrooms
$1,195
1200 sqft
Stow large townhome - Property Id: 1083874 Large townhome on dad and street, grate location, newer paint throughout, very clean, kitchen with fridge, cooking range, dishwashar, washer, drayer hookup, full basment, lots of storage, no pets, good schools, tenant responsible for gas, electric, water, sewer, cable/phone, application fee $25.00, Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/2391-echo-valley-drive-stow-oh/1083874 Property Id 1083874 No Pets Allowed (RLNE7876050)
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2442 Echo Valley Dr Photo Gallery 1
1 of 9
2 Bedrooms
$1,100
1000 sqft
Two Bedroom Apartment - Property Id: 845047 PLEASE DO NOT APPLY ON THIS SITE! Please visit www.bycedarwood.com to apply! This beautiful, cozy two bedroom and two bathroom apartment is located in Maple Park (Stow). It's within close proximity to a busy shopping center, and Highway 8. Laundry room on-site. a locking storage unit. Stow- Munroe Falls School District with easy access to school buses! Resident will be responsible for electric only. Water, sewer, trash removal, snow removal, lawn care and locking storage unit. are all included in a $50 monthly flat fee. On-site laundry facilities Apply at TurboTenant: http://rental.turbotenant.com/p/2442-echo-valley-dr-stow-oh/845047 Property Id 845047 No Dogs Allowed (RLNE7799983)
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3981 Lake Run Boulevard Photo Gallery 1
1 of 15
2 Bedrooms
$1,450
1250 sqft
Meticulously clean Townhouse / Condo. Newer paint throughout. Newer carpeting. Newer wood flooring and ceramic tile in bathroom. Newer sinks, faucets, counter tops, and toilets. 2 large bedrooms with finished basement. Newer appliances, including in-unit washer and dryer. Community is wooded and in a great location near playground, park, shopping, and restaurants. Landlord pays for association fee, trash, landscaping, and snow removal. Tenant responsible for gas, electric, water, sewer, cable/phone. No pets. No smoking. Requires applicant paid credit check and background check of $30.00. First month and security deposit required at beginning of lease. Applicant must meet the following: -make at least 3x monthly rent -no evictions on record -no arrests or convictions for violent crimes -no bankruptcy in past 5 years -minimum credit score of 650. Application Requirements: -Background check and credit report will be completed for all those who submit an application and pay the fee. -Two methods of income verification for the preceding three months -At least one reference from prior lessor -Each individual adult applying for this unit must submit an application and pay the application fee
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1379 BARLOW ROAD Photo Gallery 1
1 of 35
1 Bedroom
$999
569 sqft
--IN MOST DESIREABLE HUDSON, NOT ON MAIN BUSY ROAD & LOTS OF GREEN SPACE--1379 BARLOW ROAD; APARTMENT # 1--PART OF: ALL-BRICK 4-UNIT; ALL FIRST-FLOOR LIVING RANCH STYLE LIVING--THIS UNIT IS 1 OF 4 ONE-BEDROOM UNITS; ALL 4 UNITS HAVE OWN PRIVATE, SECURED ENTRANCE. HOME FEATURES LARGE 15 X 14 LIVING ROOM W/ PICTURE WINDOW & 3 X 3 COAT CLOSET OFF FRONT DOOR; FULLY APPLIANCED 8 X 6 EAT-IN KITCHEN (STOVE, FRIG, SINK, CABINETS, ETC); LG, SEPARATE 15 X 11 BEDROOM W/ 2 WINDOWS, LARGE 6 X 5 WALK-IN CLOSET (BUILT-INS, CLOTHES RACKS, ETC) & 7 X 5 FULL BATH (BATH TUB/SHOWER, VANITY, TOILET, ETC) OFF IT. WASHER & DRYER IN HALL. HOME INCLUDES BEAUTIFUL, TREED, GREEN AREAS IN BOTH FRONT & REAR YARDS. UNIT OVERLOOKS GORGEOUS FRONT YARD. INCLUDES USE OF FRONT & REAR YARDS. SECURED FRONT & REAR ENTRANCES. INTERIOR & EXTERIOR SECURITY LIGHTS. OWNER PAYS FOR WATER/SEWER & TRASH REMOVAL. OWNER ALSO MAINTAINS LANSCAPING & SNOW REMOVAL. TENANT RESPONSIBLE FOR GAS, ELECTRIC, CABLE (OPTIONAL), PHONE (OPTIONAL), ETC. NO PETS. $999 PER MONTH + $999 SECURITY DEPOSIT. 1 YR LEASE PREFERRED. WILL CONSIDER 6 MONTH LEASE W/ POSSIBLE/ADD'L MONTHLY RENT &/OR DOWN MONIES (SECURITY DEPOSIT). *CREDIT & BACKGROUND CHECK. FIRST MONTH'S RENT & ONE MONTH'S WORTH OF RENT FOR SECURITY DEPOSIT ALL DUE UP FRONT BEFORE MOVE-IN. 2 MIN TO HISTORIC DOWNTOWN HUDSON & 6-7 MIN TO ROUTE 8 (CLEVELAND/AKRON) VIA TEREX RD TO ROUTE 303 & OR TEREX RD TO HUDSON DR TO SEASONS. AGENT OWNED.
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Results within 10 miles of Kent
Settler's Landing Photo Gallery 1
1 of 28
1 Bedroom
$1,300
841 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,335
1085 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$1,685
1357 sqft
Suburban living just 30 minutes away from Cleveland, Akron, and Youngstown. Contemporary units with washers and dryers, full appliances, gas fireplaces, dens, and private patios or balconies. Community with picnic area, clubhouse, and fitness studio.
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How much is rent in Kent?

Apartment Rentals in Kent start at $800/month.

How can I find a cheap apartment in Kent?

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While some Kent properties may not allow visitors at this time, most are open for business by phone or email. Please reach out to them directly for virtual touring options. Additionally, some properties may offer video and 3D tours, which can be found on the listing details page.

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You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Kent. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Cleveland State University, Cuyahoga Community College District, Case Western Reserve University, John Carroll University, and Notre Dame College.