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32 Apartments under 1100 for rent in Tacoma, WA

Last updated October 15 at 8:11pm UTC
The Lodge at Madrona Pointe Apartments
3202 South Mason Avenue
Tacoma, WA
Updated October 15 at 8:11pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,057
2 Bedrooms
$1,194
5628 S. K St.
South End
Tacoma, WA
Updated October 14 at 10:03am UTC
5 Bedrooms
$525
1902 S Yakima Ave Unit 1
Central Tacoma
Tacoma, WA
Updated October 12 at 1:18pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,075
3921 Mason Loop Rd
South Tacoma
Tacoma, WA
Updated October 12 at 2:39am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$950
1110 S 25th St
Central Tacoma
Tacoma, WA
Updated October 9 at 6:07pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$998
14416 Pacific Avenue South
Parkland
Tacoma, WA
Updated October 6 at 10:26am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,095
1517 E 38th St
Eastside
Tacoma, WA
Updated October 1 at 2:18am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,050
5413 S Puget Sound #3
South Tacoma
Tacoma, WA
Updated September 28 at 1:07pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$900
519 N J St
North End
Tacoma, WA
Updated September 26 at 6:02pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$800
2107 N. Highland St
West End
Tacoma, WA
Updated September 13 at 3:32pm UTC
Studio
$850
7605 S C St
South End
Tacoma, WA
Updated September 12 at 5:37pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,095
4046 S 31st St
South Tacoma
Tacoma, WA
Updated September 7 at 2:09am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,099
Woodmark Apartments
2425 S 96th St
Parkland, WA
Updated October 15 at 7:02pm UTC
1 Bedroom
Ask
2 Bedrooms
$929
Results within 1 miles of Tacoma, WA
Bellamy Park
10821 108th Ave SW
Lakewood, WA
Updated October 15 at 6:41pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,074
2 Bedrooms
$1,221
3 Bedrooms
$1,412
Results within 5 miles of Tacoma, WA
Autumn Village Apartments
2211 6th Ave
Milton, WA
Updated October 15 at 6:29pm UTC
Studio
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1 Bedroom
$1,080
2 Bedrooms
$1,289
Arbor Pointe Apartments
11432 105th Ave SW
Lakewood, WA
Updated October 15 at 6:33pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,068
2 Bedrooms
$1,148
3 Bedrooms
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31003 14th Avenue South #E-18
Federal Way
Federal Way, WA
Updated October 13 at 11:07am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,050
9811 Whitman Avenue SW 10
Lakeview
Lakewood, WA
Updated October 1 at 1:56pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,025
6415 Steilacoom Blvd SW
North Lakewood
Lakewood, WA
Updated September 30 at 10:39am UTC
Studio
$650
8818 Edgewater Dr SW
Central Lakes
Lakewood, WA
Updated September 17 at 2:30am UTC
1 Bedroom
$950
802 116th St S
Parkland
Tacoma, WA
Updated October 9 at 6:11pm UTC
Studio
$650

October 2018 Tacoma Rent Report

Welcome to the October 2018 Tacoma Rent Report. Tacoma rents increased over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Tacoma rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

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October 2018 Tacoma Rent Report

Welcome to the October 2018 Tacoma Rent Report. Tacoma rents increased over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Tacoma rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

Tacoma rents increased slightly over the past month

Tacoma rents have increased 0.2% over the past month, and have increased slightly by 1.6% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Tacoma stand at $1,250 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,560 for a two-bedroom. This is the third straight month that the city has seen rent increases after a decline in June. Tacoma's year-over-year rent growth leads the state average of 1.0%, as well as the national average of 0.9%.

Rents rising across the Seattle Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Tacoma, but across the entire metro. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in the Seattle metro, 8 of them have seen prices rise. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

  • Kent has seen the fastest rent growth in the metro, with a year-over-year increase of 3.5%. The median two-bedroom there costs $1,810, while one-bedrooms go for $1,450.
  • Over the past year, Seattle proper has seen the biggest rent drop in the metro, with a decline of 1.6%. Median two-bedrooms there cost $1,680, while one-bedrooms go for $1,350.
  • Bellevue has the most expensive rents of the largest cities in the Seattle metro, with a two-bedroom median of $2,370; rents rose 2.1% over the past year but remained flat month-over-month.
  • Lakewood has the least expensive rents in the Seattle metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,430; rents went down 0.1% over the past month but rose 3.0% over the past year.

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Tacoma

As rents have increased slightly in Tacoma, a few large cities nationwide have also seen rents grow modestly. Compared to most large cities across the country, Tacoma is less affordable for renters.

  • Rents increased moderately in other cities across the state, with Washington as a whole logging rent growth of 1.0% over the past year. For example, rents have grown by 2.8% in Spokane and 1.8% in Vancouver.
  • Tacoma's median two-bedroom rent of $1,560 is above the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 0.9% over the past year compared to the 1.6% increase in Tacoma.
  • While Tacoma's rents rose slightly over the past year, many cities nationwide also saw increases, including Phoenix (+2.6%), Austin (+1.2%), and San Francisco (+1.1%).
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Tacoma than most large cities. For example, Spokane has a median 2BR rent of $900, where Tacoma is more than one-and-a-half times that price.

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.
City Median 1BR price Median 2BR price M/M price change Y/Y price change
Seattle $1,350 $1,680 0.1% -1.6%
Tacoma $1,250 $1,560 0.2% 1.6%
Bellevue $1,900 $2,370 -0.0% 2.1%
Everett $1,340 $1,670 -0.5% 2.5%
Kent $1,450 $1,810 -0.4% 3.5%
Renton $1,640 $2,050 -0.6% -0.1%
Federal Way $1,400 $1,750 0.3% 2.1%
Auburn $1,360 $1,690 0.6% 3.1%
Marysville $1,370 $1,710 0.0% 0.8%
Lakewood $1,150 $1,430 -0.1% 3.0%
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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.