Arizona Apartments

Apartments and Rentals in Arizona (AZ)

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Largest Cities in Arizona

Phoenix, which is the capital city, is the largest of all the Grand Canyon State’s urban centers with a population of more than 1.6 million people. A variety of affordable rentals also are available in well-known cities like Tucson, Mesa, Scottsdale and Tempe.

Other Large Cities in Arizona

Cities with smaller populations in Arizona also are quite popular and still can offer a metropolitan lifestyle at affordable prices. Locations like Yuma, Avondale, and Flagstaff not only might meet your renting needs, but also may satisfy social and professional needs, as well. The cities of Prescott, Surprise, and Sedona may also provide you with a beautiful apartment at a reasonable rental rate.

 

Average September Rental Rates in Arizona


Bedrooms Rent Diff*
Studio $635 (-350)
One Bedroom $747 (-209)
Two Bedroom $1,056 (-119)
Three Bedroom $1,330 (-145)
note: when compared with the national average

 

Arizona Rental Rates as Compared to States Nearby


State Rent Diff
Arizona $1056 -
New Mexico $858 (-198)
Utah $948 (-108)
Nevada $908 (-148)
California $1836 (780)
Colorado $1290 (234)
 

Rental Trends in Arizona


Month Rent Change
April $1011 -
May $1023 (12)
June $1043 (20)
July $1042 (-1)
August $1046 (4)
September $1056 (10)
 

Information about Arizona

Whether you’re looking for a permanent home or seasonal rental, the sunny state of Arizona has an ample selection of apartments. Depending on your tastes, interests, and needs, you can find plenty of first-rate apartments at a range of prices.

Incorporated as the 48th state, Arizona has an vast landscape that boasts many beautiful and affordable communities. About 6.6 million people make their home in Arizona, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. A significant amount of those residents live in the Phoenix metropolitan area. That region is often referred to as The Valley of the Sun. Jobs in services, trade, and construction represent Arizona’s main economic sectors, with services at the top of the list, according to the Arizona Department of Commerce. The state also has numerous colleges and popular universities.

This southwestern state with its hot summers and relatively mild winters, offers plenty of recreational activities, great restaurants and entertainment. Arizona is home to one of the nation’s best known destinations, the Grand Canyon National Park. The canyon is one of the world’s natural wonders. Great destinations in nearby states also are accessible to residents, as Arizona is bordered by five states: California, New Mexico, Nevada, Utah, and Colorado. Mexico borders it to the south. Sport fans also have a lot to enjoy. There are several professional sports teams, including the Arizona Cardinals, Arizona Diamondbacks, and the Phoenix Suns.