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Apartments for rent in Murfreesboro, TN

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See what Murfreesboro, TN has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Murfreesboro Demographics

Education

High School

31%

Associate's

32%

Bachelor's

26%

Master's

9%

Doctorate

2%

Family Size

2 people

41%

3 people

25%

4 people

21%

5 people

9%

6+ people

4%

Household Income

0-50k

40%

50-100k

34%

100-150k

15%

150-200k

6%

200k+

5%

Age

0-10

12%

10-20

14%

20-45

42%

45-65

21%

65+

10%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Murfreesboro?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
May '24$1236$1406$1624$1809
Apr '24$1236$1414$1650$1824
Mar '24$1136$1409$1619$1826
Feb '24$1136$1409$1637$1860
Jan '24$1444$1412$1637$1839
Dec '23$1444$1422$1628$1812
Nov '23$1489$1394$1616$1835
Oct '23$1459$1404$1622$1879
Sep '23$1459$1404$1642$1945
Aug '23$1459$1411$1662$1932
Jul '23$1449$1409$1597$1859
Jun '23$1449$1407$1602$1875
May '23$1449$1414$1587$1827

*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 Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

26%

15-30 Mins

36%

30-40 Mins

13%

40-60 Mins

15%

60+ Mins

10%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 2222

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 23 of 28 renters

Has Sidewalks

No

Say 15 of 28 renters

Percentage: 3838

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 21 of 28 renters

Top Scores: Grocery, Medicine, Restaurant

Things To Do In Murfreesboro

Top Score

Grocery Stores

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not bad on the supermarket score. Murfreesboro gets an average rating.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 60% more grocery stores than average
  3. 30% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Healthcare in Murfreesboro doesn't tip the scales.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 57% more medical facilities than average
  3. 47% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Murfreesboro serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. An average number of restaurants
  3. 15% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Murfreesboro.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 12% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 49% 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. Murfreesboro is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 70% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 76% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Murfreesboro.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 24% fewer parks than average
  3. 17% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Murfreesboro.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 52% fewer shops than average
  3. 55% 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. 40% more gyms than average
  3. 25% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Murfreesboro could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. 37% fewer 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. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. An average number of fine art centers
  3. 26% fewer fine art centers 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. 39% more gas stations than average
  3. 17% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Murfreesboro Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 27 of 28 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 26 of 28 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 26 of 28 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 25 of 28 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 24 of 28 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 24 of 28 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 22 of 28 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 22 of 28 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 22 of 28 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 22 of 28 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 20 of 28 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 20 of 28 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 17 of 28 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 16 of 28 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 17 of 28 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 18 of 28 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 19 of 28 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 20 of 28 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 25 of 28 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 25 of 28 renters

Murfreesboro Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in Murfreesboro

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Murfreesboro, TN

EVERYTHING TO KNOW ABOUT RENTING AN APARTMENT IN MURFREESBORO, TN

A suburb of Nashville, Murfreesboro, TN is located just 34 miles southeast of the famous country music city. With a steadily growing population, approximately 147,000, Murfreesboro has many great things to do.

Colleges in Murfreesboro include Middle Tennessee State University and Daymar College and if you like college football, make sure to catch a game at Johnny Red Floyd Stadium. Hospitals in Murfreesboro include Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital, Alvin C York Va Medical Center and Trustpoint Hospital.

When you’re looking for apartments for rent in Murfreesboro, you’ll find many great apartment complexes with all the amenities as well as single houses for families available.

THE BEST NEIGHBORHOODS TO FIND APARTMENTS FOR RENT IN MURFREESBORO

It’s easy to find great apartments for rent in Murfreesboro! You can stay closer to the charming downtown or move out into residential areas for a more suburban feel.

  • Blackman: Located on the southwest side of I-24, Blackman offers many upscale apartments for rent and single-family dwellings, some with lawn care services so you can relax and enjoy your weekends.
  • Downtown: Historic Downtown Murfreesboro is a great place to live and work with a quaint Main Street filled with boutique shops and restaurants.
  • Greater Downtown Murfreesboro: If you expand out from the downtown core, you can find many great apartments, as well as student housing near Middle Tennessee State University.
  • West Murfreesboro: West Murfreesboro is a nice residential area with single-family homes and apartments for rent in Murfreesboro.

FUN THINGS TO DO IN MURFREESBORO

When searching for apartments for rent in Murfreesboro, check out all the great things to do in the area. From outdoor fun to indoor amusements, Murfreesboro has interesting things to do for the whole family.

  • Go back in time by visiting Cannonsburgh Village, which shows what life was like in Tennessee between the 1830s and 1930s. The 6-acre lot features many authentic buildings from the era, including a schoolhouse, general store and a working blacksmith’s shop.
  • Do you like cats? Check out the Catfiene Cat Cafe where you can enjoy a cup of coffee while meeting the resident cats in the venue, and stop in at Stones River Towne Center to do some shopping while you’re out!
  • Looking for something for the whole family? The Discovery Center includes a nature center, children’s museum and wetlands area with a boardwalk.
  • The Go USA Fun Park has a lot of things to do, including video games, miniature golf, a driving range, batting cages, go karts, a flight simulator and even a virtual reality experience.
  • Since Murfreesboro is so close to Nashville, head on over to the country music capital to hear some great live music.
  • The historic Stones River National Battlefield Scene is where 81,000 soldiers fought for control of central Tennessee in a famous 1862 Civil War battle.
  • The Oaklands Mansion was first built in 1815 and expanded upon until the Civil War. By 1950, it had fallen into disrepair and was almost demolished, but was restored and now is a beautiful museum you can take a self-guided tour through.
  • If you like fishing, check out Todds Lake, which has bass and freshwater trout. It’s also great for kayaking and birdwatching.
  • When you think of Tennessee, you probably don’t think of Buddhism. But here you can visit an authentic Buddhist temple at the Wat Lao Buddhist Temple.
  • If you are up for a challenge, you and your family and friends may enjoy 60 Minute Escape, which offers challenging puzzles that you solve with your team.

GETAWAYS FROM MURFREESBORO

If you travel about 3 hours to the west, you can visit Memphis. Make sure you visit Elvis Presley’s home Graceland when you are there; it’s quite fascinating. Travel east for 3.5-4 hours to reach the beautiful Smoky Mountains; continue on a little way to visit artistic Asheville in North Carolina. Go north a few hours from Nashville to visit Mammoth Cave National Park, with beautiful hills on top and an amazing cave system underground – the world’s longest known system.

FIND APARTMENTS FOR RENT IN MURFREESBORO, TN

Finding a new place to live is a stressful experience. Be sure to use an apartment finder like Apartment Guide to help you locate your next rental property. Whether you’re looking for a pet-friendly apartment or simply want an affordable place to live, we’ll help you find apartments for rent in Murfreesboro that match your needs.

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