Logo Boulder Fair Market Rent FY 2012 Boulder, CO MSA Rental Data

Fair Market Rent Prices in Boulder, CO :
$679 $787 $987 $1,439 $1,725
Studio / Efficiency 1-Bedroom 2-Bedroom 3-Bedroom 4-Bedroom
0-BR 1-BR 2-BR 3-BR 4-BR
Expensive 40th Percentile Metro Area

Fair Market Rent prices in Boulder are very high compared to the national average. This FMR area is more expensive than 96% of other FMR areas. Fair Market Rent for a two-bedroom apartment in Boulder is $987 per month.

The previous year, rent for a two-bedroom home was $1,102 per month. This is a 10.44% decrease year-over-year.

This FMR rate applies to Eldorado Springs, CO, Hygiene, CO, Pinecliffe, CO, Ward, CO, Allenspark, CO, Jamestown, CO, Niwot, CO, Black Hawk, CO, Nederland, CO, Lyons, CO and other cities within the region. The Metro Code or CBSA code for this region is METRO14500M14500.

Additionally, This Fair Market Rent (FMR) area Boulder, CO MSA spans one county or city in Colorado which is listed in the table below. Estimated population of Boulder, CO MSA FMR area is 269,814 people based on 2000 Census data.

Compared to the rest of Colorado, the Boulder FMR area is more expensive than 92% of the state.

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What is Fair Market Rent?

Fair Market Rent is determined each fiscal year by the HUD and is used to set payment standards for federal housing assistance programs in Boulder. Fair Market Rent is the 40th-percentile of typical rentals in a given region. Learn more

Median Rent Prices in Boulder

To compute the 40th percentile of rent prices the HUD must determine the median or 50th percentile as well. 50th percentile rent prices are NOT fair market rents (unless otherwise noted as a 50th percentile designated region above). However, some home owners or rents may be interested in the median rent prices as well.

50th Percentile Rental Prices:
0-BR Studio / Efficiency $ 718
1-BR 1-Bedroom $ 832
2-BR 2-Bedroom $ 1044
3-BR 3-Bedroom $ 1522
4-BR 4-Bedroom $ 1825
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There is just one county (listed below) within the Boulder, CO MSA FMR area (most regions, especially metro areas, cover multiple counties). This FMR area covers one metro area: Denver.

County / Region Est. Population
Boulder County, CO Metro 269,814
Zip Codes in Boulder, CO MSA

There are 31 unique zip codes in this Fair Market Rent (FMR) area:

80021, 80025, 80026, 80027, 80301, 80302, 80303, 80304, 80305, 80306, 80307, 80308, 80309, 80310, 80314, 80403, 80422, 80455, 80466, 80471, 80481, 80501, 80502, 80503, 80504, 80510, 80513, 80516, 80533, 80540 and 80544

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