According to the most recent data from Zillow, the average rent in Kentucky for November 2019 is $1,150. With an averge apartment size of 1,269 sqft, the average price per square foot in Kentucky is $0.906.
Compared to the national average of $1,700, Kentucky rent costs -32.4% less. Read our analysis of rents by state to see how Kentucky ranks.
Here's a look at how average rents have changed over time:
As you would expect, the median price for rent in Kentucky increases as the number of bedrooms in the unit increases. Studios rent the cheapest in Kentucky clocking in at $1,050, while a four bedroom rental will set you back $1,500 per month.
We think the best deal comes in the form of a two bedroom for $925 per month, however, if you don't mind having roommates, the best option on a per room basis is a 4-bedroom rental for $375/room/month.
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Kentucky has experienced a $25 change in rent over the past month going from $1,125 to $1,150. That change comes out to 2.2%.
For reference, the US national average rent changed $0 in the past month or 0.0%.
Here's a look at the month over month change for each month since 2010 for Kentucky:
Over the past year, the average rent in Kentucky changed $55 from $1,095 to $1,150. A change of $55 means that rents changed 5.0% in a year.
That compares to the US national change of $50 in the past year or 3.0%.
Here's a look at the year over year change by month since 2011 for Kentucky: