Boulder city, Colorado Rental Market Trends
Any shifts in rent prices brought forth by the COVID-19 pandemic are not yet reflected in the statistics on this page. Please bear this in mind when referencing the data below, as it may not accurately describe the current context of the Boulder city, Colorado rental market.
Boulder city, Colorado
Average Apartment Rent
Y-o-Y Change in Apartment Rent
Compared to a year ago, Boulder city, Colorado apartments have recorded a 1.55% rent increase.
Boulder city, Colorado |Median apartment rent trend
Boulder city, Colorado| Average apartment rent by city
Boulder city, Colorado | Apartment rent ranges
At 35.41%, apartments priced $1,000 - $1,500 represent the bulk of Boulder city, Colorado rentals, while condos priced $1,500 - $2,000 hold the lowest share of the market – 29.71%.
Boulder city, Colorado | Housing tenure
Renters take up 52% of Boulder city, Colorado real estate, occupying a total of 22,165 units, while homeowners live in 20,478 properties.
Median number of rooms of renter-occupied housing units
Renter Median household income
Average household size of renter occupied-housing units
Rental vacancy rate
Boulder city, Colorado | Renter-occupied housing units by no. of bedrooms
There are 8,418 rentals in Boulder city, Colorado with 2 beds making up the highest share of the market, at 38%. Units with 5 or more beds, on the other hand, hold the lowest percentage (3%), amounting to 599 units. Overall, the median number of rooms in Boulder city, Colorado homes for rent is 3.9.
Boulder city, Colorado |Renter-occupied units by age of householder
Most condos for rent in Boulder city, Colorado are occupied by residents in the 15 - 24 years age group (34%), followed by those in the 25 - 34 years age group (30%). At the same time, people in the 75 - 84 years age group make up the lowest share of the local rental market – 2%.
Boulder city, Colorado | Renter-occupied housing units by family type
Boulder city, Colorado | Renter-occupied housing units by the presence of own children
A total of 5,466 apartments for rent in Boulder city, Colorado, or 25% of all rentals are family households. Additionally, 12% of rental homes include children under the age of 18 – that’s 2,665 units. All in all, the median size of a renter-occupied household in Boulder city, Colorado is 2.22.
Boulder city, Colorado | Renter-occupied housing units by educational attainment
In terms of education, renters holding bachelor degrees or higher make up 53% of the rental market. In contrast, residents with less than a high school degree reside in 3% of the homes for rent in Boulder city, Colorado.
Boulder city, Colorado | Renter-occupied units by year structure built
The highest share of Boulder city, Colorado apartment rentals, namely 27% or 5,911 units, were built 1970 - 1979, followed by those built 1980 - 1989 (18%, 3,892 units), and the ones built 1960 - 1969 (17%, 3,854 units).
Boulder city, Colorado | Renter-occupied units by year householder moved in
Median year renter moved into unit2014
Most Boulder city, Colorado renters (44%) moved in 2010 to 2014, while only 1% of them moved in 1989 or earlier. Overall, the median year renters have occupied their Boulder city, Colorado condos for rent is 2014.
Boulder city, Colorado | Renter-occupied housing units by vehicles available
When it comes to transportation options, 45% of Boulder city, Colorado renters have 1 vehicle available per household, 30% of them have 2 vehicles available, and 13% have no vehicle available.
Boulder city, Colorado | Means of transportation to work of householders living in renter-occupied housing units
Boulder city, Colorado |Geographical mobility in the past year for householders living in renter-occupies housing units
Boulder city, Colorado | Average apartment rent by zip codes
The rental statistics on this page were compiled using data provided by our sister company, Yardi Matrix, an apartment market intelligence solution which offers comprehensive information on all Boulder city, Colorado apartment buildings 50 units or larger. Yardi Matrix covers ~80% of the U.S. metro area population, including over 80,000 properties and 15.2 million apartments across 124 U.S. markets.
Average single family rent calculated from point2homes.com data.
Exceptions: Data sourced from U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates