Urban areas with median rental prices for one-bedroom apartments below $600 per month, as of 2015, include Wichita, Kansas; Tucson, Arizona; Detroit, Michigan; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; Tulsa, Oklahoma; and Indianapolis, Indiana. These listings reflect data compiled in 2015 by Zumper.com, a website that provides rental listings.
Of these cities, Wichita is the least expensive, with a median rate of $480 for a one-bedroom apartment. In many other cities, it is possible to rent studios or to split apartments for less than $600 per person reports Zumper. For example, in both Virginia Beach, Virginia, and Charlotte, North Carolina, two-bedroom apartments rent for a median rate of $1100.