According to the most recent data from Zillow, the average rent in Missouri for February 2020 is $1,042. With an averge apartment size of 1,141 sqft, the average price per square foot in Missouri is $0.913.
Compared to the national average of $1,650, Missouri rent costs -36.8% less. Read our analysis of rents by state to see how Missouri ranks.
Here's a look at how average rents have changed over time:
As you would expect, the median price for rent in Missouri increases as the number of bedrooms in the unit increases. Studios rent the cheapest in Missouri clocking in at $850, while a four bedroom rental will set you back $1,350 per month.
We think the best deal comes in the form of a two bedroom for $935 per month, however, if you don't mind having roommates, the best option on a per room basis is a 4-bedroom rental for $337/room/month.
Read on to find out more or for more on Missouri check out:
Missouri has experienced a $17 change in rent over the past month going from $1,025 to $1,042. That change comes out to 1.7%.
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 Missouri:
Over the past year, the average rent in Missouri changed $47 from $995 to $1,042. A change of $47 means that rents changed 4.8% in a year.
That compares to the US national change of $5 in the past year or 0.3%.
Here's a look at the year over year change by month since 2011 for Missouri: