Best Used Compact SUVs $20K and up for 2020

View the best used compact suvs priced from $20,000 and up. Then read our used car reviews, compare specs and features, and find used compact suvs for sale in your area. All Rankings »

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2019 Honda CR-V

The 2019 Honda CR-V ranks near the top of the compact SUV class. It offers a comfortable ride, along with a well-built, practical, and … read more »

8.5SCORE

$22,557 - $30,704 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 32 Hwy MPG

8.5SCORE

$22,557 - $30,704 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 32 Hwy MPG

2019 Kia Sportage

The 2019 Kia Sportage’s stellar predicted reliability rating, composed ride, and spacious cabin help it secure a top spot in our compact SUV read more »

8.5SCORE

$18,003 - $26,035 AVG PRICE PAID

22 City / 29 Hwy MPG

8.5SCORE

$18,003 - $26,035 AVG PRICE PAID

22 City / 29 Hwy MPG

2018 Honda CR-V

The 2018 Honda CR-V earns one of the top spots in our compact SUV rankings. It has quality cabin materials, lots of seating and … read more »

8.4SCORE

$20,718 - $27,824 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 32 Hwy MPG

8.4SCORE

$20,718 - $27,824 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 32 Hwy MPG

2018 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

The 2018 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid finishes near the middle of our compact SUV rankings. Although it has a roomy cabin and plenty of standard … read more »

8.3SCORE

$23,553 - $27,869 AVG PRICE PAID

34 City / 30 Hwy MPG

8.3SCORE

$23,553 - $27,869 AVG PRICE PAID

34 City / 30 Hwy MPG

2018 Subaru Forester

The 2018 Subaru Forester ranks in the middle of the compact SUV class. It has well-rounded performance and a spacious interior, but some riv read more »

8.2SCORE

$20,485 - $28,290 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 32 Hwy MPG

8.2SCORE

$20,485 - $28,290 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 32 Hwy MPG

2019 Mazda CX-5

The 2019 Mazda CX-5 ranks in the top third of the compact SUV class. It offers excellent driving dynamics, powerful available turbocharged e read more »

8.1SCORE

$21,592 - $34,050 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 31 Hwy MPG

8.1SCORE

$21,592 - $34,050 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 31 Hwy MPG

2019 Volkswagen Tiguan

The 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan sits in the top half of our compact SUV rankings. It has a spacious cargo area, great safety scores, and … read more »

8.1SCORE

$20,568 - $31,841 AVG PRICE PAID

22 City / 29 Hwy MPG

8.1SCORE

$20,568 - $31,841 AVG PRICE PAID

22 City / 29 Hwy MPG

2019 Toyota RAV4

The 2019 Toyota RAV4 finishes in the top half of our compact SUV rankings. It isn't the most athletic small crossover, but it's roomy, … read more »

7.9SCORE

$23,491 - $32,047 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 35 Hwy MPG

7.9SCORE

$23,491 - $32,047 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 35 Hwy MPG

2018 Toyota RAV4

The 2018 Toyota RAV4 ranks in the bottom third of the compact SUV class. The RAV4 has a spacious cabin, a comfortable ride, and … read more »

7.9SCORE

$20,253 - $26,855 AVG PRICE PAID

23 City / 30 Hwy MPG

7.9SCORE

$20,253 - $26,855 AVG PRICE PAID

23 City / 30 Hwy MPG

2019 Subaru Forester

The 2019 Subaru Forester places in the top third of our compact SUV rankings. It has a spacious, comfortable interior and a solid combinatio read more »

7.8SCORE

$22,747 - $31,141 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 33 Hwy MPG

7.8SCORE

$22,747 - $31,141 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 33 Hwy MPG

2017 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

With its oversized cargo hold and exceptional fuel economy, the 2017 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid is a great choice for adventurers who want to minimi read more »

7.8SCORE

$23,070 - $25,169 AVG PRICE PAID

34 City / 30 Hwy MPG

7.8SCORE

$23,070 - $25,169 AVG PRICE PAID

34 City / 30 Hwy MPG

2017 Nissan Rogue Hybrid

The 2017 Nissan Rogue Hybrid ranks in the middle of its class. It impresses with good safety scores, a comfortable ride, and handsome interi read more »

7.7SCORE

$17,307 - $21,177 AVG PRICE PAID

33 City / 35 Hwy MPG

7.7SCORE

$17,307 - $21,177 AVG PRICE PAID

33 City / 35 Hwy MPG

2018 Jeep Wrangler

The 2018 Jeep Wrangler ranks near the back of the compact SUV class. The Wrangler has exceptional off-road ability, but its stiff ride quali read more »

7.5SCORE

$28,664 - $49,440 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 25 Hwy MPG

7.5SCORE

$28,664 - $49,440 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 25 Hwy MPG

2015 Jeep Wrangler

The 2015 Jeep Wrangler has unrivaled off-roading capabilities, but its unrefined nature, limited features, and high cost earn it a bottom-th read more »

7.4SCORE

$22,623 - $32,886 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 21 Hwy MPG

7.4SCORE

$22,623 - $32,886 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 21 Hwy MPG

2019 Jeep Cherokee

The 2019 Jeep Cherokee places to the bottom half of our compact SUV rankings because it has a weaker base engine, a lower safety … read more »

7.3SCORE

$20,022 - $29,744 AVG PRICE PAID

22 City / 31 Hwy MPG

7.3SCORE

$20,022 - $29,744 AVG PRICE PAID

22 City / 31 Hwy MPG

2016 Jeep Wrangler

The 2016 Jeep Wrangler is an affordable SUV for off-road enthusiasts. However, its mixed crash test scores, questionable reliability, stiff read more »

7.2SCORE

$23,957 - $35,990 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 21 Hwy MPG

7.2SCORE

$23,957 - $35,990 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 21 Hwy MPG

2019 Jeep Wrangler

The 2019 Jeep Wrangler boasts terrific off-road performance and easy-to-use tech features, but it ranks toward the back of the compact SUV c read more »

7.1SCORE

$35,144 - $53,714 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 25 Hwy MPG

7.1SCORE

$35,144 - $53,714 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 25 Hwy MPG

2019 Jeep Compass

The 2019 Jeep Compass ranks poorly among compact SUVs because of its sluggish acceleration, so-so handling, and unimpressive safety and pred read more »

7.0SCORE

$20,377 - $25,053 AVG PRICE PAID

23 City / 32 Hwy MPG

7.0SCORE

$20,377 - $25,053 AVG PRICE PAID

23 City / 32 Hwy MPG

2017 Jeep Wrangler

The 2017 Jeep Wrangler is the ideal compact SUV for adventurers. It ranks toward the bottom of the class, however, for its subpar predicted read more »

7.0SCORE

$27,841 - $40,948 AVG PRICE PAID

- TBD - City / - TBD - Hwy MPG

7.0SCORE

$27,841 - $40,948 AVG PRICE PAID

- TBD - City / - TBD - Hwy MPG

2014 Jeep Wrangler

The 2014 Jeep Wrangler sets the standard for off-roading SUVs, but its poor on-road manners, limited features, low reliability rating, and p read more »

7.0SCORE

$21,401 - $31,342 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 21 Hwy MPG

7.0SCORE

$21,401 - $31,342 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 21 Hwy MPG

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