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Popular Issaquah Apartments
Bellevue, Washington, 98007
2 Bedrooms$1,345 - $1,600
Issaquah, Washington, 98029
2 Bedrooms$1,602 - $2,316
Issaquah, Washington, 98029
Studio/1 Bedroom$1,298 - $1,630
2 Bedrooms$1,722 - $2,035
3 Bedrooms$1,679 - $1,967
Renton, Washington, 98058
1 Bedroom$1,064 - $1,433
2 Bedrooms$1,305 - $1,686
3 Bedrooms$1,473 - $1,975
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Issaquah Apartment Rental Market
Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 5.2% 7.6% -2.4% $10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 5.5% -2.3% $15,000 to $19,999 3.2% 5.6% -2.4% $20,000 to $24,999 4.3% 6.1% -1.8% $25,000 to $29,999 4.6% 6.2% -1.6% $30,000 to $34,999 5.0% 6.3% -1.3% $35,000 to $39,999 5.3% 6.0% -0.7% $40,000 to $44,999 5.7% 5.8% -0.1% $45,000 to $49,999 5.8% 5.3% +0.5% $50,000 to $59,999 9.2% 9.7% -0.5% $60,000 to $74,999 10.6% 11.7% -1.1% $75,000 to $99,999 15.0% 11.6% +3.4% $100,000 to $124,999 8.6% 5.7% +2.9% $125,000 to $149,999 5.5% 2.6% +2.9% $150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 2.1% +2.0% $200,000 or more 4.7% 2.2% +2.5%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 4.3% 4.8% -0.5% 10.0% to 14.9% 8.2% 10.3% -2.1% 15.0% to 19.9% 14.8% 14.5% +0.3% 20.0% to 24.9% 16.2% 13.9% +2.3% 25.0% to 29.9% 14.4% 11.5% +2.9% 30.0% to 34.9% 9.9% 8.3% +1.6% 35.0% to 39.9% 5.2% 5.7% -0.5% 40.0% to 49.9% 11.5% 7.2% +4.3% 50.0% or more 12.8% 17.8% -5.0% Not computed 2.8% 5.9% -3.1%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 8.6% 14.4% -5.8% 25 to 34 years 26.0% 29.1% -3.1% 35 to 44 years 24.8% 22.8% +2.0% 45 to 54 years 18.2% 14.8% +3.4% 55 to 64 years 7.3% 7.2% +0.1% 65 to 74 years 5.8% 4.6% +1.2% 75 to 84 years 6.3% 4.5% +1.8% 85 years and over 3.0% 2.5% +0.5%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 38.0% 35.4% +2.6% 30 to 44 minutes 34.8% 24.8% +10.0% 45 to 59 minutes 15.6% 13.3% +2.3% 60 or more minutes 11.6% 26.5% -14.9%
Source: 2000 Census
See Why So Many People are Moving to Issaquah
The city is tucked into the “Issaquah Alps”, three mountains that make up most of the borders of the town. The entire town is surrounded by the beauty of the lush Pacific Northwest, nestled between the Cougar, Squak, and Tiger Mountains and the peaceful Issaquah Creek. If you’re looking for an apartment to rent in a beautiful part of the country that isn’t overpowered by too much urbanization, Issaquah is the perfect place for you. And if you are the type that enjoys natural beauty but still enjoy the benefits of a bigger city occasionally, keep in mind that downtown Seattle is only seventeen miles away and easily accessible by Interstate 90.
Perhaps the most fascinating and most beneficial resident isn’t even a person, but the salmon that reside in the Issaquah Creek. Every year the locals, visitors from all over Washington State, and even people from all different parts of the country and Canada come to take part in the Salmon Days Festival, a two day event on the first weekend in October that celebrates the annual return of the salmon. The free festival offers everyone a chance to view and purchase local arts and crafts as well enjoy the local culture. You can take in sporting events associated with the festival too. In addition to the festival, every fall when the salmon return to Issaquah, the Issaquah Salmon Hatchery reopens to give students and adults alike a chance to learn about the majestic fish and their annual journey that is key to their survival.
Apartments in Issaquah
There are so many great apartments for those looking to join this unique community. Many of the local apartments are located conveniently close to local shops and restaurants, providing you with opportunities to enjoy what makes Issaquah stand out. In addition, it is quite easy to find an apartment for rent the overlooks or lies near the beautiful Issaquah Creek, creating even more opportunities for you to enjoy the surrounding natural beauty. With so many options, you are sure to find the perfect apartment for you here.
Aside from the awesome salmon events, the city is filled with many other attractions that are sure to please. Come check out the Cougar Mountain Zoo, home of Taj and Almos, the only Bengal tigers in the state. In December when most of the rest of the zoo is shut down, you can check out the Reindeer Festival and you might even catch a glimpse of Mr. Claus himself. If you’re looking for a taste of local history, take a trip to Gilman Village which is home to more than forty local shops and restaurants, all set in preserved buildings that showcase pieces of architectural history. Or come quench your thirst with a famous root-beer at the Triple XXX Rootbeer Drive-In, one of the only two left.
Average Apartment Rent in Issaquah, Washington
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Issaquah Apartment Rental TrendsApartments in Issaquah 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 Issaquah apartment cost $1,422. If you need a roommate, try finding a 2 bedroom apartment rental. An average 2 bedroom Issaquah apartment was $1,828 in December. The average apartment rent for a 3 bedroom apartment in December was $1,911. Start your apartment search by checking out some of the Issaquah rentals listed below.
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Search Apartment Rentals in Issaquah, WA Neighborhoods
Each neighborhood in Issaquah is different. Search apartments by neighborhood to find where your Issaquah apartments should be:
- Gilman Apartments
- I-90 Apartments
- Issaquah Highlands Apartments
- Lake Tradition Apartments
- Montreux Apartments
- Olde Town Apartments
- Park Pointe Apartments
- Squak Mountain Apartments
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What do people do for fun in Issaquah?
Salmon Days Festival is Issaquah's annual two-day international festival occurring every year during the first weekend of October. This award-winning festival features a parade, arts and crafts produced by local artisans, sporting events, and four stages for entertainment. Throughout the remainder of the year locals head downtown to enjoy the nightlife or over to Gilman Village to explore the 40+ retail shops, restaurants, and historic buildings located here. Check out Gilman Village's locally famous Triple XXX restaurant for quality burgers, chicken, seafood, and the best root beer you've ever tasted. Or head to the Village Theater, also located in Gilman Village, to catch one of their fabulous shows or sign up for a theater class.
What kinds of outdoor activities are either in or around Issaquah?
Located on the north slope of the breathtaking Cougar Mountain resides the local favorite Cougar Mountain Zoo. This 8-acre zoo features all kinds of wildlife including many endangered species. Or if it's adventure you seek, head to Tiger Mountain where you can paraglide or hang glide from the heights of this picturesque mountain! Avid hikers are sure take full advantage of the scenic trails of the lush Issaquah Alps. The Issaquah Alps Trail Club offers free guided hikes to residents of Issaquah.
What's a good neighborhood for families in Issaquah?
Good neighborhoods for families hinge on safety and high-quality public education. With a crime rate of 84 per one thousand residents, Issaquah has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes. Therefore, choosing a safe neighborhood for your family is paramount. The top two safest neighborhoods in Issaquah are Pine Lake and Mirrormont. The top two neighborhoods for education in Issaquah are Preston / High Point and Pine Lake. Therefore, one of the best neighborhoods for families in Issaquah is Pine Lake.
What kinds of job opportunities are available in Issaquah?
With 87 percent of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, Issaquah is a decidedly white-collar city. Issaquah is predominantly a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. Management occupations (13 percent), office and administrative support (13 percent), and sales jobs (12 percent) are all particularly popular in Issaquah. The top ten industries in which Issaquah's employed contingent work include manufacturing (14 percent), retail (13 percent), professional, scientific, and technical services (12 percent), healthcare (9 percent), finance (7 percent), education (7 percent), accommodation (6 percent), information technology (6 percent), construction (5 percent), and wholesale (4 percent). After that comes administration (4 percent), public service (3 percent), real estate (3 percent), and transportation (3 percent).