Median Gross Rent (in 2011 inflation adjusted dollars)
2011* 2000 1990 1980 1970 1960 1950 1940
United States $871 $789 $769 $663 $626 $540 $392 $434
Alabama $674 $586 $559 $513 $400 $342 $233 $193
Alaska $1,017 $943 $961 $1,005 $1,096 $958 NA NA
Arizona $881 $811 $753 $721 $632 $524 $345 $289
Arkansas $637 $593 $564 $505 $412 $357 $261 $193
California $1,185 $979 $1,066 $773 $731 $600 $392 $434
Colorado $883 $879 $719 $688 $638 $547 $364 $354
Connecticut $1,020 $892 $1,029 $710 $737 $585 $420 $546
Delaware $975 $837 $851 $674 $644 $585 $429 $482
Dist. of Columbia $1,135 $810 $824 $612 $690 $616 $532 $723
Florida $981 $840 $827 $696 $650 $540 $364 $257
Georgia $835 $803 $745 $576 $499 $388 $252 $209
Hawaii $1,313 $1,020 $1,118 $849 $766 $547 NA NA
Idaho $709 $675 $568 $595 $534 $494 $411 $337
Illinois $860 $793 $765 $672 $719 $646 $439 $530
Indiana $704 $683 $643 $595 $609 $532 $392 $386
Iowa $637 $616 $578 $617 $574 $517 $401 $370
Kansas $699 $652 $640 $595 $545 $502 $355 $305
Kentucky $623 $583 $549 $541 $481 $418 $289 $257
Louisiana $745 $610 $605 $584 $470 $403 $252 $241
Maine $736 $651 $721 $590 $522 $486 $383 $402
Maryland $1,139 $903 $943 $726 $737 $593 $429 $434
Massachusetts $1,037 $896 $998 $696 $679 $570 $439 $546
Michigan $742 $715 $728 $683 $667 $585 $439 $530
Minnesota $783 $741 $726 $644 $679 $547 $401 $450
Mississippi $680 $575 $531 $491 $377 $327 $233 $177
Missouri $693 $634 $633 $576 $557 $494 $336 $354
Montana $649 $586 $535 $546 $516 $502 $383 $370
Nebraska $672 $643 $599 $581 $551 $509 $401 $354
Nevada $1,011 $916 $875 $846 $818 $692 $439 $418
New Hampshire $956 $846 $944 $685 $574 $494 $383 $418
New Jersey $1,131 $984 $1,018 $737 $731 $608 $457 $579
New Mexico $713 $659 $640 $587 $510 $540 $383 $273
New York $1,025 $880 $836 $680 $644 $562 $448 $627
North Carolina $744 $718 $657 $560 $499 $418 $280 $225
North Dakota $584 $540 $538 $562 $563 $540 $401 $337
Ohio $697 $675 $652 $614 $609 $570 $392 $450
Oklahoma $659 $597 $585 $587 $476 $433 $317 $257
Oregon $830 $812 $702 $702 $621 $532 $411 $337
Pennsylvania $770 $696 $695 $612 $539 $486 $373 $434
Rhode Island $901 $724 $841 $606 $539 $471 $373 $450
South Carolina $728 $668 $647 $562 $447 $372 $243 $193
South Dakota $595 $558 $526 $513 $510 $509 $392 $337
Tennessee $707 $662 $614 $554 $476 $395 $289 $241
Texas $814 $752 $679 $672 $551 $456 $345 $273
Utah $813 $782 $635 $642 $563 $502 $373 $370
Vermont $843 $724 $767 $612 $568 $471 $383 $386
Virginia $1,024 $852 $851 $707 $667 $540 $364 $305
Washington $923 $869 $765 $693 $655 $540 $401 $354
West Virginia $574 $525 $521 $532 $418 $403 $261 $273
Wisconsin $735 $707 $686 $639 $655 $600 $457 $498
Wyoming $708 $572 $573 $688 $418 $509 $383 $354
Median Gross Rent (in current dollars)
2011* 2000 1990 1980 1970 1960 1950 1940
United States $871 $602 $447 $243 $108 $71 $42 $27
Alabama $674 $447 $325 $188 $69 $45 $25 $12
Alaska $1,017 $720 $559 $368 $189 $126 NA NA
Arizona $881 $619 $438 $264 $109 $69 $37 $18
Arkansas $637 $453 $328 $185 $71 $47 $28 $12
California $1,185 $747 $620 $283 $126 $79 $42 $27
Colorado $883 $671 $418 $252 $110 $72 $39 $22
Connecticut $1,020 $681 $598 $260 $127 $77 $45 $34
Delaware $975 $639 $495 $247 $111 $77 $46 $30
Dist. of Columbia $1,135 $618 $479 $224 $119 $81 $57 $45
Florida $981 $641 $481 $255 $112 $71 $39 $16
Georgia $835 $613 $433 $211 $86 $51 $27 $13
Hawaii $1,313 $779 $650 $311 $132 $72 NA NA
Idaho $709 $515 $330 $218 $92 $65 $44 $21
Illinois $860 $605 $445 $246 $124 $85 $47 $33
Indiana $704 $521 $374 $218 $105 $70 $42 $24
Iowa $637 $470 $336 $226 $99 $68 $43 $23
Kansas $699 $498 $372 $218 $94 $66 $38 $19
Kentucky $623 $445 $319 $198 $83 $55 $31 $16
Louisiana $745 $466 $352 $214 $81 $53 $27 $15
Maine $736 $497 $419 $216 $90 $64 $41 $25
Maryland $1,139 $689 $548 $266 $127 $78 $46 $27
Massachusetts $1,037 $684 $580 $255 $117 $75 $47 $34
Michigan $742 $546 $423 $250 $115 $77 $47 $33
Minnesota $783 $566 $422 $236 $117 $72 $43 $28
Mississippi $680 $439 $309 $180 $65 $43 $25 $11
Missouri $693 $484 $368 $211 $96 $65 $36 $22
Montana $649 $447 $311 $200 $89 $66 $41 $23
Nebraska $672 $491 $348 $213 $95 $67 $43 $22
Nevada $1,011 $699 $509 $310 $141 $91 $47 $26
New Hampshire $956 $646 $549 $251 $99 $65 $41 $26
New Jersey $1,131 $751 $592 $270 $126 $80 $49 $36
New Mexico $713 $503 $372 $215 $88 $71 $41 $17
New York $1,025 $672 $486 $249 $111 $74 $48 $39
North Carolina $744 $548 $382 $205 $86 $55 $30 $14
North Dakota $584 $412 $313 $206 $97 $71 $43 $21
Ohio $697 $515 $379 $225 $105 $75 $42 $28
Oklahoma $659 $456 $340 $215 $82 $57 $34 $16
Oregon $830 $620 $408 $257 $107 $70 $44 $21
Pennsylvania $770 $531 $404 $224 $93 $64 $40 $27
Rhode Island $901 $553 $489 $222 $93 $62 $40 $28
South Carolina $728 $510 $376 $206 $77 $49 $26 $12
South Dakota $595 $426 $306 $188 $88 $67 $42 $21
Tennessee $707 $505 $357 $203 $82 $52 $31 $15
Texas $814 $574 $395 $246 $95 $60 $37 $17
Utah $813 $597 $369 $235 $97 $66 $40 $23
Vermont $843 $553 $446 $224 $98 $62 $41 $24
Virginia $1,024 $650 $495 $259 $115 $71 $39 $19
Washington $923 $663 $445 $254 $113 $71 $43 $22
West Virginia $574 $401 $303 $195 $72 $53 $28 $17
Wisconsin $735 $540 $399 $234 $113 $79 $49 $31
Wyoming $708 $437 $333 $252 $72 $67 $41 $22
* 2011 are U.S. Census Bureu's 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5 year estimates.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau