According to the most recent data from Zillow, the average rent in Missouri for December 2019 is $1,045. With an averge apartment size of 1,144 sqft, the average price per square foot in Missouri is $0.913.
Compared to the national average of $1,650, Missouri rent costs -36.7% 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 $1,295 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 $323/room/month.
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Missouri has experienced a $-5 change in rent over the past month going from $1,050 to $1,045. That change comes out to -0.5%.
For reference, the US national average rent changed $-50 in the past month or -2.9%.
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 $45 from $1,000 to $1,045. A change of $45 means that rents changed 4.5% in a year.
That compares to the US national change of $0 in the past year or 0.0%.
Here's a look at the year over year change by month since 2011 for Missouri: