Rent Prices and Trends

Published monthly, the ApartmentAdvisor National Rent Report covers average rent prices and rental market trends by state and city, including a ranking of the most and least expensive cities to rent an apartment.


Rent Prices by City

Our city rent reports highlight the average apartment rent prices in select U.S. cities and their neighborhoods. We update this information daily to provide the most current rent price data and help renters make the best decisions when searching for their next apartment. The below rankings are based on the daily median rent price for a one-bedroom apartment.

#City1 BR2 BR
1New York, NY$3,795$4,450
2San Francisco, CA$2,995$3,995
3Boston, MA$2,750$3,450
4Jersey City, NJ$2,475$3,100
5San Jose, CA$2,331$3,000
6Portland, ME$2,300$2,500
7San Diego, CA$2,300$3,016
8Washington, DC$2,295$3,100
9Miami, FL$2,200$2,700
10Los Angeles, CA$2,179$2,973
11Burlington, VT$2,175$2,400
12Charleston, SC$2,028$3,200
13Oakland, CA$1,995$2,600
14Honolulu, HI$1,950$2,575
15Chicago, IL$1,945$2,300
16Ann Arbor, MI$1,895$2,600
17Seattle, WA$1,867$2,495
18Riverside, CA$1,750$2,200
19Providence, RI$1,750$1,895
20Newark, NJ$1,700$2,495
21Denver, CO$1,650$2,260
22Savannah, GA$1,625$1,850
23Virginia Beach, VA$1,599$1,766
24Madison, WI$1,595$1,765
25St. Petersburg, FL$1,595$1,995
26Atlanta, GA$1,559$1,930
27Nashville, TN$1,498$1,808
28Charlotte, NC$1,495$1,698
29Manchester, NH$1,495$1,700
30Philadelphia, PA$1,475$1,700
31Tampa, FL$1,475$1,800
32Sacramento, CA$1,450$1,895
33Wilmington, DE$1,438$1,250
34Portland, OR$1,436$1,741
35Orlando, FL$1,395$1,754
36Grand Rapids, MI$1,350$1,500
37Boise, ID$1,350$1,495
38Richmond, VA$1,329$1,535
39Fort Worth, TX$1,324$1,523
40Austin, TX$1,311$1,745
41Fresno, CA$1,300$1,495
42Phoenix, AZ$1,300$1,599
43Baltimore, MD$1,300$1,600
44Columbus, OH$1,285$1,375
45Hartford, CT$1,280$1,480
46Raleigh, NC$1,276$1,575
47New Orleans, LA$1,275$1,384
48Salt Lake City, UT$1,250$1,500
49Anchorage, AK$1,250$1,775
50Houston, TX$1,244$1,525
51Dallas, TX$1,232$1,729
52Pittsburgh, PA$1,225$1,513
53Reno, NV$1,200$1,550
54Las Vegas, NV$1,200$1,527
55Jacksonville, FL$1,197$1,395
56Minneapolis, MN$1,121$1,600
57Kansas City, MO$1,103$1,295
58Spokane, WA$1,090$1,295
59Greensboro, NC$1,085$1,250
60Rochester, NY$1,082$1,238
61San Antonio, TX$1,067$1,299
62Des Moines, IA$1,064$1,098
63St. Paul, MN$1,038$1,450
64Billings, MT$1,038$1,673
65Colorado Springs, CO$1,025$1,350
66Buffalo, NY$1,025$1,150
67Tallahassee, FL$1,010$1,200
68Milwaukee, WI$999$1,250
69Detroit, MI$998$1,095
70Omaha, NE$975$1,398
71Indianapolis, IN$971$1,250
72Augusta, GA$966$1,095
73St. Louis, MO$965$1,300
74Cincinnati, OH$950$1,350
75Cleveland, OH$950$1,000
76Birmingham, AL$946$1,080
77Fort Wayne, IN$945$1,100
78Fargo, ND$940$1,060
79Tucson, AZ$923$1,250
80Fayetteville, NC$910$1,175
81Jackson, MS$900$995
82Memphis, TN$900$975
83Albuquerque, NM$900$1,200
84Baton Rouge, LA$900$1,150
85Lexington, KY$899$1,250
86Corpus Christi, TX$899$1,175
87Sioux Falls, SD$888$1,050
88Little Rock, AR$880$995
89El Paso, TX$875$1,096
90Cheyenne, WY$875$995
91Tulsa, OK$869$1,150
92Louisville, KY$850$1,174
93Huntsville, AL$850$1,100
94Oklahoma City, OK$843$1,049
95Cedar Rapids, IA$788$1,116
96Lincoln, NE$775$1,100
97Akron, OH$750$888
98Wichita, KS$746$893
99Toledo, OH$675$850
100Morgantown, WV$588$875

Rent Prices by State

Our state rent reports highlight the average apartment rent prices and rental trends in key cities and towns within each state. The State Rent reports are published monthly.

Top metro areas

Atlanta Metro Apartments

1,311 apartments starting at $500/month

Austin Metro Apartments

1,698 apartments starting at $522/month

Baltimore Metro Apartments

829 apartments starting at $500/month

Boston Metro Apartments

5,633 apartments starting at $650/month

Charlotte Metro Apartments

974 apartments starting at $449/month

Chicago Metro Apartments

3,596 apartments starting at $475/month

Dallas Fort Worth Metro Apartments

2,976 apartments starting at $400/month

Houston Metro Apartments

953 apartments starting at $600/month

Las Vegas Metro Apartments

1,250 apartments starting at $500/month

Los Angeles Metro Apartments

4,693 apartments starting at $725/month

Miami Metro Apartments

636 apartments starting at $1,000/month

Milwaukee Metro Apartments

790 apartments starting at $425/month

New York Metro Apartments

4,289 apartments starting at $850/month

Orlando Metro Apartments

1,072 apartments starting at $550/month

Philadelphia Metro Apartments

1,774 apartments starting at $400/month

Phoenix Metro Apartments

1,883 apartments starting at $725/month

Pittsburgh Metro Apartments

939 apartments starting at $530/month

Portland Metro Apartments

1,722 apartments starting at $595/month

Raleigh Metro Apartments

826 apartments starting at $585/month

San Antonio Metro Apartments

1,200 apartments starting at $419/month

San Diego Metro Apartments

1,635 apartments starting at $590/month

San Francisco Metro Apartments

1,715 apartments starting at $728/month

Seattle Metro Apartments

1,566 apartments starting at $525/month

Tampa Metro Apartments

1,102 apartments starting at $750/month

Washington Metro Apartments

912 apartments starting at $550/month