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Downtown Louisville

A Louisville Neighborhood


Louisville is a great city with lots of great neighborhoods to live in and fun places to hang out. And the heart of the city is downtown. Not only do you have spectacular housing options, but you also get the cream of the crop as far as entertainment, culture, nightlife, restaurants, and shopping go. But when you're searching for Downtown Louisville Apartments it can difficult to sift through all of the listings on the web or walk the streets to find places in the area that you're looking for.

That's exactly why ABODO exists. We gather listings from all over the web and we add new properties every day. And we do all this just so we can make sure that you've got the freshest list of apartments in downtown Louisville to choose from!


If you're not sure how much an apartment will cost, the table below shows the average price by size.

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July Rent Report

Welcome to the July 2020 Louisville Apartment Report. In this assessment of the local rental market, ABODO data scientists and rental experts break down the July 2020 key findings and figures for the Louisville rental landscape.

Our experts analyze the pricing trends — one-bedroom, two-bedroom, year-over-year and month-over-month — in Louisville and surrounding areas and provide comparisons to the entire metro area, nearby cities and some of the most desirable and expensive cities in the United States. Take a look at the last 12 months of Louisville rent prices in the chart below.

Monthly Rent Report

Louisville Rent Prices Increase From June to July

Louisville rent prices increased over the last month. From June to July, the city experienced a 0.55% increase for the price of a one-bedroom apartment. The rent price for a Louisville one-bedroom apartments currently stands at $916.0.

When we take a look at the two-bedroom comparison from June to July, Louisville experienced a 1.45% increase for the price of a two-bedroom apartment. The rent price for a Louisville two-bedroom apartments currently stands at $1,051.0.

July Prices: Louisville vs. Surrounding Areas

Rent Prices in Louisville and Surrounding Areas

Rent prices have increased in Louisville over the last month. But how have the surrounding areas fared when it comes to the recent volatility in apartment prices? Rent prices in 1 of the Louisville suburb increased last month. On the other hand, 2 local areas experienced a decrease in the price of a one-bedroom apartment.

More key findings include:

  • Rent increased in Clarksville, IN .

  • Rent decreased in Fairdale, KY, Jeffersontown, KY.

  • 1 suburb is currently priced higher than the city of Louisville.

  • 2 suburbs are currently priced lower than the city of Louisville.

July 2020 Pricing Trends: Louisville vs. National Comparisons

Louisville Rent Prices More Affordable Than Major Cities

Rent growth in Louisville over the past year has been on the rise. When compared to major cities nearby, along with some of the most expensive cities in the country, Louisville rent prices appear to be relatively affordable for local residents.

The price for a Louisville one-bedroom apartment remains vastly more affordable than four of the largest cities in the United States — New York City, Washington, D.C. San Francisco and Los Angeles. And pricing compares quite similarly to nearby Midwest cities.

You can view the full rundown of ABODO's July 2020 National Apartment Report and data set here.

For more information about Louisville and surrounding area rent prices, take a look at the complete data set below.

Data set for Louisville and suburbs

1 BR July 1 BR M/M % Change 2 BR July 2 BR M/M % Change
Louisville, KY $911.0 -0.11% $1,036.0 1.17%
Clarksville, IN $675.0 0.45% $778.0 1.57%
Fairdale, KY $829.0 0.00% $993.0 0.00%
Jeffersontown, KY $1,005.0 0.00% $1,308.0 2.91%


Each month, using over 1 million ABODO listings across the United States, we calculate the median 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom rent prices by city, state, and nation, and track the month-over-month percent change. To avoid small sample sizes, we restrict the analysis for our reports to cities meeting minimum population and property count thresholds.