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University Place Apartments
Last updated February 21 2024 at 3:08 AM

University Place, WA
153 Apartments for Rent

University Place Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 34,001
Population Density: 4,077.1 people/sq mile

What locals are saying

"The land was not the arctic waste commonly envisioned, but a fertile paradise; Puget Sound, said one rhapsodic report, was 'the Mediterranean of the Northwest.'" (-David Lavender)

Situated right on the shores of Puget Sound, University Place is a small suburban city with a great mix of businesses, homes, and recreational areas. Directly beside Tacoma, Washington, it is easy to move by bus or car from the beaches and parks of UP to the restaurants, shopping malls, and nightclubs of Tacoma.

University Place is a small city of 31,000 people

University Place Crime


Overall Crime

Above Average
Overall crime in University Place is above average in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Above Average
The level of violent crime in University Place is above average compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

Above Average
The level of property crime in University Place is above average compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in University Place


Elementary Schools

7 /10
Evergreen Primary School
Public
PK-4
Public
PK-4
529 Students
8 Reviews
529
Students
8 Reviews
7 /10
University Place Primary School
Public
PK-4
Public
PK-4
516 Students
10 Reviews
516
Students
10 Reviews
6 /10
Sunset Primary School
Public
K-4
Public
K-4
485 Students
1 Reviews
485
Students
1 Reviews

Middle Schools

9 /10
Narrows View Intermediate School
Public
5-7
Public
5-7
686 Students
6 Reviews
686
Students
6 Reviews
9 /10
Drum Intermediate School
Public
5-7
Public
5-7
589 Students
10 Reviews
589
Students
10 Reviews
4 /10
Curtis Junior High School
Public
8-9
Public
8-9
966 Students
10 Reviews
966
Students
10 Reviews

High Schools

9 /10
Curtis Senior High School
Public
10-12
Public
10-12
1,414 Students
8 Reviews
1,414
Students
8 Reviews
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Average rent in University Place, Washington

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in University Place is $1,951, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $2,762. Rent rates updated 6 days ago
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Find an apartment for rent in University Place, WA


Searching for an apartment for rent in University Place, WA? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 153 available rental units listed on Apartment List in University Place. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in University Place is $1,817 for a studio, $1,951 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $2,762 for a two-bedroom apartment. If you are looking for a deal, keep an eye out for a red pulsing icon that indicates rent specials.

Tired of browsing? Take our personalized quiz. You’ll answer a couple of simple questions and we’ll put together a list of University Place apartments that are best for you. We’ll also factor in your commute, budget, and preferred amenities. Looking for a pet-friendly rental, or an apartment with in-unit washer and dryer? No problem, we’ll provide you with apartments that match that criteria.

You can trust Apartment List to help you find your next University Place, WA apartment rental! After all, everyone deserves a home they love.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in University Place?

In University Place, the average rent is $1,817 for a studio, $1,951 for a 1-bedroom, $2,762 for a 2-bedroom, and $3,170 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in University Place, check out our monthly University Place Rent Report.

How can I find a cheap apartment in University Place?

You can find the lowest-priced apartments in University Place by using the cheap apartments filter.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in University Place?

You can use the pet-friendly filter to find University Place apartments that allow pets.

How much should I pay for rent in University Place?

The answer to this question depends on your household income and a couple of other factors. You can use our Rent Calculator to figure out how much you should spend on rent in University Place.

How can I find off-campus housing in University Place?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around University Place. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include City University of Seattle, Seattle Central College, Seattle University, Seattle Pacific University, and University of Washington-Seattle Campus.