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10 Incredible Cities Where Rent Is Incredibly Cheap

It's time to make some moves.
05/03/2016 06:00am ET

If you're looking to move someplace adventurous but aren't quite ready to settle down and buy a house, then it's time to choose a great new city where apartment rent happens to be cheap.

And whoa, do we have a some stellar options for you.

Real estate site Housely recently did some research on large U.S. cities (aka cities with more than 200,000 residents) with the cheapest apartment rents. They used data from search engine RentJungle, which updates a database of more than 700,000 listings daily to draw conclusions about rental trends over time.

The Housely findings reveal good news: Many of our favorite under-the-radar cities to visit are also incredibly affordable to live in (Hellooo, Richmond), along with some unexpected picks that are spectacular, too (Hey Las Vegas!). If you feel like making a move, then it just may be time to make one of these cities your new home. Check out Housely's 10 big cities with low rent below:

Raleigh, NC
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Average rent for one-bedroom apartments: $915Average rent for two-bedroom apartments: $1,113
Las Vegas, NV
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Average rent for one-bedroom apartments: $885Average rent for two-bedroom apartments: $1,095
Richmond, VA
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Average rent for one-bedroom apartments: $875Average rent for two-bedroom apartments: $996
Cleveland, OH
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Average rent for one-bedroom apartments: $730Average rent for two-bedroom apartments: $918
St. Louis, MO
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Average rent for one-bedroom apartments: $730Average rent for two-bedroom apartments: $911
Oklahoma City, OK
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Average rent for one-bedroom apartments: $670Average rent for two-bedroom apartments: $858
Indianapolis, IN
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Average rent for one-bedroom apartments: $648Average rent for two-bedroom apartments: $771
El Paso, TX
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Average rent for one-bedroom apartments: $631Average rent for two-bedroom apartments: $784
Tucson, AZ
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Average rent for one-bedroom apartments: $599Average rent for two-bedroom apartments: $865
Wichita, KS
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Average rent for one-bedroom apartments: $555Average rent for two-bedroom apartments: $621
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