1,156 Apartments for Rent near Boulder, CO

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Boulder at a Glance
Average Rent
$1689
School Rating:
6/10
Transit Score
45
Bike Score
87

Boulder, CO Apartments for Rent

Boasting incredible views of the Rocky Mountain Flatirons, Boulder embraces Colorado’s love for the outdoors. This laid-back locale is known for its bohemian atmosphere and is home to the University of Colorado, giving it a college-town feel. Living in Boulder places you within minutes of the best spots for skiing, hiking, and more. Downtown and Pearl Street Mall is packed with excellent vegan eateries, quirky shops, and more. Although Boulder is known as one of the most expensive places to live in the state, there are some affordable hidden jewels present throughout the city. If you’re looking for a lower-cost apartment near campus or plenty of amenities, look into the Baseline Sub or Whitter-Boulder. Martin Acres is known as one of the city’s most affordable neighborhoods and is great for families since there are several schools, daycares, and parks in the area.

Why Boulder?

  • Since Boulder is located in the foothills, you’ll have scenic views and easy access to outdoor hobbies like hiking, tubing, and biking
  • Boulder is super pedestrian-friendly and bike-friendly, with over 300 miles of bikeway in the city
  • Boulder is home the University of Colorado Boulder
  • Boulder has a quirky arts and dining scene
  • Boulder is known as one of the best places to live in Colorado

Getting Around in Boulder

    With a Transit Score of 45, Boulder has a few nearby public transportation options.
    Boulder is somewhat walkable, some errands can be accomplished on foot, but you may need access to a car to get all places.
    Boulder is very bikeable with a 87 BikeScore, biking is convenient for most trips.

Education in Boulder

    Boulder has 3 colleges nearby, including University of Colorado at Boulder, University of Colorado at Boulder East Campus and Colorado School of Mines.
  • Bear Creek Elementary School
    Public Elementary School
    9 out of 10
    Grades K- 5, Students
  • Mesa Elementary School
    Public Elementary School
    9 out of 10
    Grades K- 5, Students
  • Southern Hills Middle School
    Public Middle School
    8 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, Students
  • Centennial Middle School
    Public Middle School
    5 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, Students
  • Nevin Platt Middle School
    Public Middle School
    5 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, Students
  • Manhattan Middle School Of The Arts And Academics
    Public Middle School
    4 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, Students
  • Casey Middle School
    Public Middle School
    3 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, Students
  • Fairview High School
    Public High School
    9 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, Students
  • Boulder High School
    Public High School
    8 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, Students
  • New Vista High School
    Public High School
    7 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, Students

Renting in Boulder

Average size and rates

  • Studio 429 Sq Ft $1,713 / mo
  • 1 Bed 633 Sq Ft $1,689 / mo
  • 2 Beds 946 Sq Ft $1,626 / mo
  • 3 Beds 1,185 Sq Ft $2,706 / mo
  • 4 Beds 1,042 Sq Ft $4,817 / mo
  • 5 Beds 600 Sq Ft $4,880 / mo

Nearby Cities Average Rents

for a 1 bedroom apartment

  • Boulder $2024 / mo
  • Louisville $1897 / mo
  • Lafayette $1698 / mo
  • Superior $2256 / mo
  • Erie $1796 / mo
  • Broomfield $1969 / mo
  • Arvada $1737 / mo
  • Longmont $1797 / mo
  • Westminster $1952 / mo
  • Northglenn $1399 / mo
  • Frederick $725 / mo
  • Wheat Ridge $1750 / mo
  • Federal Heights $1621 / mo
  • Firestone $1250 / mo
  • Thornton $1752 / mo

Frequently asked questions about renting in Boulder, CO

How transit friendly is Boulder, CO?

Boulder, CO has a transit score of 45.

What elementary schools are near Boulder, CO?

The top elementary schools in Boulder, CO are

  • Bear Creek Elementary School
  • Mesa Elementary School

What middle schools are near Boulder, CO?

The top middle schools in Boulder, CO are

  • Southern Hills Middle School
  • Centennial Middle School
  • Nevin Platt Middle School
  • Manhattan Middle School Of The Arts And Academics
  • Casey Middle School

What high schools are near Boulder, CO?

The top high schools in Boulder, CO are

  • Fairview High School
  • Boulder High School
  • New Vista High School

What colleges and universities are near Boulder, CO?

The top colleges and universities in Boulder, CO are

  • University of Colorado at Boulder
  • University of Colorado at Boulder East Campus
  • Colorado School of Mines
  • Front Range Community College Westminster Campus
  • Red Rocks Community College Arvada Campus

What are the average rent costs in Boulder, CO?

The average rent in Boulder, CO is $1689.

What are the average rent costs of a studio apartment in Boulder, CO?

The average rent for a studio apartment in Boulder, CO is $1713.

What are the average rent costs of a one bedroom apartment in Boulder, CO?

The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Boulder, CO is $1689.

What are the average rent costs of a two bedroom apartment in Boulder, CO?

The average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment in Boulder, CO is $1626.

What are the average rent costs of a three bedroom apartment in Boulder, CO?

The average rent for a 3 bedroom apartment in Boulder, CO is $2706.

What are the average rent costs of a four bedroom apartment in Boulder, CO?

The average rent for a 4 bedroom apartment in Boulder, CO is $4817.

1,156 Apartments for Rent near Boulder, CO

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