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Apartments for rent in Independence, OR

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Local Guide

See what Independence, OR has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Independence Demographics

Education

High School

41%

Associate's

39%

Bachelor's

14%

Master's

5%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

25%

3 people

30%

4 people

21%

5 people

16%

6+ people

8%

Household Income

0-50k

42%

50-100k

42%

100-150k

11%

150-200k

4%

200k+

1%

Age

0-10

18%

10-20

19%

20-45

38%

45-65

18%

65+

8%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Independence?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
May '24$1500$1652$1942$2252
Apr '24$1500$1637$1942$2252
Mar '24$1500$1605$1947$2252
Feb '24$1500$1605$1917$2252
Jan '24$1500$1597$1917$2252
Dec '23$1500$1652$1917$2252
Nov '23$1500$1597$1947$2252
Oct '23$1500$1670$1917$2252
Sep '23$1500$1612$1917$2252
Aug '23$1500$1602$1917$2252
Jul '23$1500$1652$1942$2252
Jun '23$1500$1652$1942$2252
May '23$1500$1652$1942$2252

*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 Independence

Independence Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

31%

15-30 Mins

27%

30-40 Mins

25%

40-60 Mins

10%

60+ Mins

7%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 4646

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 5 of 5 renters

Percentage: 5555

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

What Renters Are Saying

Independence Features

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 5 of 5 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 5 of 5 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 4 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

Busy Streets

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 5 of 5 renters

Independence Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in Independence

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Independence, OR

The small town of Independence, Oregon is home to approximately 9,000 residents. Families with young children will feel welcome, as kids under 5 account for an above-average percentage of the population, though young adults are also well-represented. At an average age of just under 31, the town's population is notably younger than most cities in Oregon, ranking as the third-youngest municipality in the state. Homeowners hold a slight majority over renters in Independence by a slim 54%-47% margin. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the town boasts a relatively low average rent of $886 per month. Over the course of a year, renters in Independence will save around $2,300 compared to the state average.

Independence residents have an average commute of about 28 minutes. Driving is the most common means of commuting to work, opted for by 39% of workers, while public transit isn't used much. Relatively few residents walk to work.

Eight percent of Independence residents older than 25 possess a Bachelor's degree, while 3% have a Master's degree or Doctorate. There are two primary industries in Independence: healthcare and retail. Together, these industries make up 14% of the town's workforce. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many workers in these industries are in construction, which ranks as the top field in the town. Independence workers earn an average annual income of nearly $56K, less than those elsewhere in the state. The town's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345.