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Apartments for rent in Punta Gorda, FL

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See what Punta Gorda, FL has to offer.

What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Punta Gorda

it's basically a retirement community. few local good restaurants. quiet and friendly. beaches nearby. beautiful weather

I love how close we are to restaurants and shops. We're on the water. There are sidewalks lined with palm trees. Lots of people are out walking or biking, often with their animals.

Who Lives Here

Punta Gorda Demographics

Education

High School

31%

Associate's

32%

Bachelor's

25%

Master's

10%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

85%

3 people

9%

4 people

4%

5 people

2%

6+ people

1%

Household Income

0-50k

41%

50-100k

31%

100-150k

15%

150-200k

5%

200k+

8%

Age

0-10

4%

10-20

5%

20-45

12%

45-65

26%

65+

53%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Punta Gorda?

Percentage: 4/54/5

Renters gave this area a 4 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Mar '24$1577$1680-$2300
Feb '24$1577$1670-$2300
Jan '24$1577$1720-$1995
Dec '23$1577$1670-$1995
Nov '23$1577$1670-$2000
Oct '23$1577$1670-$2332
Sep '23$1577$1677-$2477
Aug '23$1577$1720-$2500
Jul '23$1577$1720-$2632
Jun '23$1577$1677-$2632
May '23$1577$1677-$2632
Apr '23$1577$1677-$2632
Mar '23$1577$1677-$2632

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Punta Gorda

Punta Gorda Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

43%

15-30 Mins

27%

30-40 Mins

12%

40-60 Mins

13%

60+ Mins

6%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 1010

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Has Sidewalks

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Percentage: 3636

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 5 of 5 renters

Top Scores: Grocery, Restaurant, Coffee

Things To Do In Punta Gorda

Top Score

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 73% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 59% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Punta Gorda serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 27% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 18% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Punta Gorda.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 65% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 71% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Punta Gorda is running dry.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 10% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 20% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Punta Gorda.

  1. A high number of parks per resident
  2. 15% more parks than average
  3. 36% more parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Punta Gorda.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. 28% fewer shops than average
  3. 6% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 11% fewer gyms than average
  3. 55% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Punta Gorda could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 97% more pet facilities than average
  3. 10% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 74% more fine art centers than average
  3. 94% more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Punta Gorda's access to medical care.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 6% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 15% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 49% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 52% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Punta Gorda Features

Busy Streets

No

Say 5 of 5 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 5 of 5 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 5 of 5 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 5 of 5 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 5 of 5 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 5 of 5 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 5 of 5 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Nice Views

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Near Schools

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Punta Gorda Education

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Punta Gorda

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Punta Gorda, FL

Punta Gorda, a town in Florida, has a population of slightly less than 19,000. Retirees account for a greater percentage of the population (54%) here than nationally (14%), while young adults are less well-represented. Overall, the city's population, at an average age of just over 60, skews notably older than most cities in Florida. Just 18% of residents rent in Punta Gorda, as the majority own their homes. At $1,117 per month, the average rent is roughly on par with the state average.

Punta Gorda has a large number of residents older than 25 with advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 11% have earned a Master's or a Doctorate. Additionally, 20% possess a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. With an average annual income of about $74,000, Punta Gorda workers earn around $7,000 more than the average Florida resident. However, Punta Gorda's average income is fairly average compared to the national level ($73,345).

Punta Gorda has an average commute time of about 27 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the most common way to get to work, selected by 22% of workers, while public transit isn't used. Biking is the second-most common way to get to work, opted for by 1% of commuters. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.

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