St. Louis, Missouri
With a population of 330,000 and a cost of living 23% below the national average, St. Louis is part big-city and part small-town. Known for its restaurants, sports and the famous Gateway Arch, St. Louis has a lot to offer those people looking for apartments to rent.
St. Louis Apartments
Missouri has the 11th-lowest cost of living in the nation, making it an affordable place to live. In St. Louis itself, apartments go for a median rent of $535 per month, and the average rent for two-bedroom apartment rentals is $665 per month. The most affordable area is in University City, which is surrounded by three Universities, including Washington, University. If you'd like to be near nightlife, theaters and fine dining, look to renting a studio apartment or a luxury apartment in the Central West End.