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Renting in Kansas City: What's the cheapest apartment available right now?

According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one bedroom in Kansas City are hovering around $935. But how does the low-end pricing on a Kansas City rental look these days — and what might you get for your money?

We took a look at local listings for studios and one-bedroom apartments from Zumper and Apartment Guide to find out what price-conscious apartment seekers can expect to find.

Read on for the cheapest listings available right now. (Note: Prices and availability are subject to change.)

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4448 Virginia Ave.

Photo: Zumper

This studio apartment, situated at 4448 Virginia Ave. in Manheim Park, is also listed for $550/month for its 550 square feet.

In the unit, expect to find a balcony, both air conditioning and central heating, and hardwood flooring. For those with furry friends in tow, know that cats and dogs are allowed on this property. The rental doesn't require a leasing fee.

Per Walk Score ratings, the surrounding area is somewhat walkable, has some bike infrastructure and has a few nearby public transportation options.

(See the complete listing here.)

421 W. 87th St., #8

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Next, there's this 701-square-foot address with one bedroom and one bathroom at 421 W. 87th St., #8 in Western Hills, listed at $635/month.

In the unit, you'll find a dishwasher, carpeted floors and a ceiling fan. Building amenities include on-site laundry. If you've got a pet, you'll be happy to learn that cats and dogs are allowed. Expect a $40 application fee.

According to Walk Score's assessment, the area around this address is moderately walkable, is relatively bikeable and has a few nearby public transportation options.

(See the listing here.)

6700 E. 87th St.

Photo: Apartment Guide
Photo: Apartment Guide

Here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 6700 E. 87th St. in Oldham Farms, which, with 480 square feet, is going for $650/month.

Building amenities include a swimming pool. You'll also get a fireplace, a balcony and a dishwasher in the apartment. When it comes to pets, both meows and barks are welcome. Look out for a $150 pet fee and $150 pet deposit.

Walk Score indicates that this location is car-dependent, has minimal bike infrastructure and has some transit options.

(Check out the listing here.)

10415 E. 43rd St.

Photo: Apartment Guide
Photo: Apartment Guide

Over at 10415 E. 43rd St. in Riss Lake, there's this 648-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, going for $666/month.

The apartment has a dishwasher, a fireplace and a walk-in closet. When it comes to building amenities, expect a fitness center. For those with furry friends in tow, know that cats and dogs are permitted on this property.

Per Walk Score ratings, the surrounding area requires a car for most errands, isn't particularly bikeable and has a few nearby public transportation options.

(View the listing here.)


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