Eden Prairie Apartments for Rent
Search Apartments in Eden Prairie
"MyNewPlace made it so easy for me to find an apartment. I'm so glad I used MyNewPlace and I love my new apartment." - Eden Prairie,MN
Popular Eden Prairie Apartments
Eden Prairie, Minnesota, 55346
2 Bedrooms$870 - $1,105
Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55416
Studio/1 Bedroom$1,059 - $4,235
2 Bedrooms$1,989 - $6,699
3+ Bedrooms$8,514 - $9,359
Saint Louis Park, Minnesota, 55416
Studio/1 Bedroom$1,188 - $1,314
2 Bedrooms$1,340 - $1,611
Minnetonka, Minnesota, 55305
Studio/1 Bedroom$680 - $970
2 Bedrooms$960 - $1,150
Eden Prairie Apartments Info
Find Apartments in Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Finding a lovely new apartment in Eden Prairie is a cinch, it doesn't matter what price range you are looking in, Eden Prairie has the most suitable new apartment for you. Soon you will have no trouble at all getting around like a local in Eden Prairie, your new city!
Want the inside scoop on Eden Prairie? Check out our Eden Prairie Local Talk for local tips and information about Eden Prairie. You can also get answers to your Eden Prairie questions from our local experts by using the "Ask a Question" feature.
Eden Prairie Apartment Rental Market
Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 1.9% 6.7% -4.8% $10,000 to $14,999 2.4% 5.4% -3.0% $15,000 to $19,999 1.9% 5.4% -3.5% $20,000 to $24,999 2.1% 6.0% -3.9% $25,000 to $29,999 2.5% 6.1% -3.6% $30,000 to $34,999 3.6% 6.3% -2.7% $35,000 to $39,999 3.9% 5.9% -2.0% $40,000 to $44,999 3.7% 5.8% -2.1% $45,000 to $49,999 3.4% 5.3% -1.9% $50,000 to $59,999 9.4% 10.2% -0.8% $60,000 to $74,999 12.6% 12.2% +0.4% $75,000 to $99,999 16.4% 12.1% +4.3% $100,000 to $124,999 12.1% 5.6% +6.5% $125,000 to $149,999 7.3% 2.6% +4.7% $150,000 to $199,999 7.4% 2.1% +5.3% $200,000 or more 9.4% 2.2% +7.2%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 5.0% 6.4% -1.4% 10.0% to 14.9% 14.9% 12.3% +2.6% 15.0% to 19.9% 19.7% 15.4% +4.3% 20.0% to 24.9% 17.0% 14.1% +2.9% 25.0% to 29.9% 11.9% 11.7% +0.2% 30.0% to 34.9% 7.9% 7.9% +0.0% 35.0% to 39.9% 3.9% 5.3% -1.4% 40.0% to 49.9% 6.5% 6.5% +0.0% 50.0% or more 11.4% 15.4% -4.0% Not computed 1.8% 5.0% -3.2%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 14.4% 17.5% -3.1% 25 to 34 years 38.3% 27.6% +10.7% 35 to 44 years 21.3% 18.8% +2.5% 45 to 54 years 12.3% 11.8% +0.5% 55 to 64 years 5.5% 6.3% -0.8% 65 to 74 years 3.5% 5.8% -2.3% 75 to 84 years 3.0% 7.6% -4.6% 85 years and over 1.7% 4.6% -2.9%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 53.4% 43.9% +9.5% 30 to 44 minutes 29.1% 25.7% +3.4% 45 to 59 minutes 10.1% 11.7% -1.6% 60 or more minutes 7.4% 18.6% -11.2%
Source: 2000 Census
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Named because its founder found it so beautiful, Eden Prairie is a suburb of Minneaplis-St. Paul and has a population of just under 55,000 people. Its situation 12 miles from the two larger cities makes it not only a great residential suburb but it is also home to many communication and technology businesses.
When you start the search for your Eden Prairie apartment, know that the area is very car dependent and while there is some public transportation to neighboring towns, you'll very much need a car for commuting to work and having access to both cultural and recreational activities. Money Magazine lists it as one of the ten best places to live in the United States.
Lots of Water
Since Eden Prairie is composed of a large number of lakes and ponds, there's ample opportunity for almost any water related sport. The city also maintains 170 miles of multi-use trails, and boasts over 2200 acres of open space and parklands. Culturally, Eden Prairie is dependent on nearby world class venues in both Minneapolis and St. Paul, and even closer, the small town of Chanhassen has both a dinner theatre and a performing arts venue. There are several good golf courses and plenty of good shopping and movie theatres.
Prairie Style Deli
Your Eden Prairie apartment will no doubt be close to some wonderful, locally owned restaurants as well as some surprising chain places. Wildfire is attached to a mall and is part of a chain but the minute you walk in, you know it is different. Fantastic old style atmosphere and some of the best steaks in the region. The Redstone Grill doubles as diner food by day and a great place for dinner with two distinctly different styles too.Baker's Ribs is a great place to try out the local barbecue flavor, and Pastrami Jack's is one fantastic NY style deli.
Dancing at Santorini
For a live music venue, checkout Santorini Tavern. Even if you don't like their music selections, the place will be packed and loads of fun. Champp's and Ruby Tuesday's are good sports bar even if they are chain places, and you'll meet alot of your new neighbors there. There are plenty of little neighbor corner bars which may be closer to your Eden Prairie apartment, and for big nights out the Twin Cities offer just about anything you'd want. Eden Prairie is its own type of Eden!
Average Apartment Rent in Eden Prairie, Minnesota
|# Bedrooms||Feb||Jan||Dec||3 Month % change|
Eden Prairie Apartment Rental TrendsApartments in Eden Prairie have competitive rents so be sure to use our apartment finder to get the best deal. In December the average rent for a 1 Bedroom Eden Prairie apartment cost $896. If you need a roommate, try finding a 2 bedroom apartment rental. An average 2 bedroom Eden Prairie apartment was $992 in December. Start your apartment search by checking out some of the Eden Prairie rentals listed below.
Rent Apartments Near Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Check out these great communities and cities near Eden Prairie for apartments for rent:
- Bloomington Apartments
- Brooklyn Park Apartments
- Coon Rapids Apartments
- Crystal Apartments
- Eagan Apartments
- Golden Valley Apartments
- Maplewood Apartments
- Minneapolis Apartments
- Saint Cloud Apartments
- Saint Paul Apartments
Map & Local Information
Get answers about Eden Prairie from local experts or tell us what you love about it.
Why should I move to Eden Prairie?
Located just 12 miles outside of the twin cities, the charming and picturesque Eden Prairie was featured three times on CNN Money Magazine's Best Places to Live, from 2006-2008 (Last ranked in 2008 at #40). With a small town feel, Eden Prairie offers its residents ample public transportation, an excellent school system with a focus on the arts, a safe living environment, and plentiful employment opportunities, with such major company headquarters as Supervalu and C. H. Robinson residing in town. Eden Prairie is a nature lover's paradise, with 4,500 acres of open space, 17 local parks, 100 ponds, and miles upon miles of trails for walking, hiking, and biking. The local culture is vivacious with loads of shops, dining establishments, and nightspots, including the fabulous St Paul Chamber Orchestra. Moreover, several events are held here throughout the year including the summer concert series and Arts and Antiques in the Garden.
What kinds of outdoor activities are either in or around Eden Prairie?
With 4,500 acres of open space wetlands, 1,000 acres of active parkland, 200 miles of sidewalks and trails, 100 ponds, 20 miles of nature trails, and 17 lakes, you will never run out of outdoor activities in Eden Prairie! Head down to the beach to enjoy the preserved natural beauty and take advantage of the town's fishing piers. Or hit up the park for some hiking, biking, picnicking, or an exhilarating game of disc golf. Eden Prairie is filled with recreational opportunities from skating rinks and tennis courts to baseball and soccer fields. Check out the town's Outdoor Center where you can sign up for classes, workshops, trips, and activities involving outdoor recreation and environmental education. Classes are available for both children and adults.
Is Eden Prairie a town where I'll need a car to get around?
It depends. Eden Prairie is the hub for SouthWest Transit, serving public transportation to three adjacent suburbs. However, buses run Monday through Friday only, meaning there is no weekend service. Consult system maps and timetables to see if SouthWest Transit provides adequate transportation for your needs.
What does everyone in Eden Prairie do for fun in their spare time and on weekends?
Comprising many large lakes and ponds, Eden Prairie has more than 170 miles of multi-use trails, 2,250 acres of parks, and 1,300 acres of open space. Parks include Round Lake Park, Miller Park, Riley Lake Park, Staring Lake Park, and Pheasant Woods Park, and Edenbrook Conservation Area. Most offer hiking, and the ones next to lakes offer fishing, swimming, and sometimes boating as well. For more water-related options, Lake Minnetonka is located just to the northwest of Eden Prairie. Additional hiking and camping opportunities are available to the east of Eden Prairie in the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge and the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area.
Do most people in Eden Prairie rely on public transportation?
Yes. In fact, the number of people who take public transportation in Eden Prairie is 112 percent greater than the Minnesota average and 50 percent greater than the national average. Eden Prairie is the hub for SouthWest Transit, which provides public transportation to three adjacent suburbs as well as the City of Eden Prairie. SouthWest Transit operates multiple routes throughout the area, and fares are $2.25 for non-peak routes and $3 for peak routes. For more information regarding system maps and timetables, consult the SouthWest Transit website.
How many pets can a couple have?
Eden Prairie apartments will all have different pet policies. To search for pet friendly apartments in Eden Prairie, select from the Pets drop down on our search results page. You should then inquire with the property manager as to how many pets they allow.
I'm relocating. What's the weather like in Eden Prairie?
Eden Prairie, Minnesota has 4 distinct seasons, including warm summers, extremely cold winters, and relatively mild springs and autumns. Summer temperatures tend to be in the 70s and winter temperatures tend to be in the teens. The average high temperature in July, the warmest month of the year, is 86 degrees Fahrenheit, while the average low temperature in January, the coldest month of the year, is 3 degrees Fahrenheit. On average Eden Prairie receives 30 inches of precipitation annually. Rainfall is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year, although August tends to be the wettest month.