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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Bessemer, AL
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    900 Division Street, Bessemer, AL 35020
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    600 Flint Hill Ln, Bessemer, AL 35022
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    1003 Timberline West, Bessemer, AL 35022
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    569 Flint Hill Road, Bessemer, AL 35022
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    1003 Timberline West, Bessemer, AL 35022
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    412 Fairfax Drive #6, Fairfield, AL 35064
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    • $600+
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    101 Leaf Lake Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35211
    6 Units available
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    • $1,285+
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    100 Birchall Lane, Hoover, AL 35226
    4 Units available
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    • $1,493+
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    2850 Venice Road, Birmingham, AL 35211
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    • $1,481+
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    3225 Avenue S Apt H, Birmingham, AL 35208
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    901 Wildwood Crossing, Birmingham, AL 35211
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    • $1,149+
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    218 Olympia Drive, Birmingham, AL 35209
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    3800 Galleria Woods Dr, Hoover, AL 35244
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    3801 Galleria Woods Dr, Hoover, AL 35244
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    • $1,175+
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    825 Oak Leaf Circle, Birmingham, AL 35209
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    1301 Lakeshore Place, Homewood, AL 35209
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    2927 Columbiana Court, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216
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    2700 Temple Crest Drive, Birmingham, AL 35209
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    • $899+
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    5775 Summer Place Pkwy, Hoover, AL 35244
    3 Units available
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    • $1,301+
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    98 Chace Lake Pkwy, Birmingham, AL 35244
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    • $1,015+
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    3409 Primm Lane, Hoover, AL 35216
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    115 Crabapple Lane, Birmingham, AL 35214
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    • $635
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    513 Valley Ave, Birmingham, AL 35209
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    4211 Suite 100 3Rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35222
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    • $1,365
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    925 Beacon Pkwy, Birmingham, AL 35209
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a 1 bedroom apartment in Bessemer, AL?

The price range of a 1 bedroom apartment is between $700 and $800. Search 1 bedroom apartments in Bessemer, AL.

How many 1 bedroom apartments for rent are available in Bessemer, AL on RentCafe?

There are 1 1 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Bessemer, AL were last updated on 5 Jul 2022.

What is the average size of a 1 bedroom apartment in Bessemer, AL?

The average Bessemer, AL 1 bedroom apartment size is 723 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Bessemer, AL?

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment comes with more living and storage space compared to a studio apartment.

What are the downsides of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Bessemer, AL?

1 bedroom apartments are usually more expensive than studio apartments in terms of rent and utility costs. You might be interested in studio apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Bessemer, AL.

Bessemer, AL Demographics

  • Total Population26,063
  • Female 11,975
    Male 14,088
  • Median Age42.4

In total, Bessemer, AL has 26,063 residents, 14,088 women and 11,975 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of Bessemer’s population is 42.4.

Average Rent in Bessemer, AL

  • Bessemer, AL Average Rental Price, June 2022 $815 /mo

The average rent for an apartment in Bessemer, AL is $815 per month.

Bessemer, AL Apartment Rent Ranges

Bessemer, AL Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Jun / 2022
Bessemer, AL $650 $673 $712 $688 $707 $714 $734 $755 $817 $815
National $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

The average rent for an apartment in Bessemer, AL is $815, whereas the average monthly rent in the U.S. is $1,628.

Bessemer, AL Households

  • Total Number of Households11,084
  • Family 5,887
    Non-family 5,197
  • Children 2,574
    No Children 8,510
  • Average People Per Household2.28
  • Median Household Income$30,284
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$777

Bessemer, AL has 11,084 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 5,887 family households and 5,197 non-family households in the city. 2,574 Bessemer households have children and 8,510 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in Bessemer, AL is 2.28. The median income in Bessemer is $30,284 per household per year, with $777 spent on housing monthly.

Bessemer, AL Education Statistics

5% of the Bessemer, AL population have no high school education, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 50% of the city’s residents went to high school, 26% completed some college, 7% of the population earned an Associate Degree, 9% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 3% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Bessemer, AL

A one bedroom apartment is a versatile home that works perfectly not only for single people, but also for couples or roommates. There is also a wide selection of one bedroom apartments in Bessemer, AL to choose from, so you can snatch your perfect apartment home. An average single bedroom apartment in Bessemer, AL is about 1,042 Sq.Ft., so it’s definitely larger than your average studio, and even though it might cost more, it also brings some extra benefits to the table. You’ll get to enjoy the privacy of a separate bedroom, and if guests come over and your bedroom is a mess, you can just close the door. The average monthly rent is about $1,271, but you can find more affordable 1 bedroom apartments for as little as $80. It’s useful to know that if you’re looking for a cheap apartment, one bedroom efficiency apartments can be a great choice. Even though they are a bit smaller that a regular 1-bedroom unit, they are definitely more affordable, and you still get to enjoy the benefit of having a separate kitchen.

Quick guide to finding cheap furnished one bedroom apartments

If you’re looking for a one bedroom furnished apartment, the smartest way to search is by selecting "Furnished" under the "More" menu tab. Your results will only display properties that offer furnished rentals. In total, there are 67 rental units located in 25 Bessemer, AL properties, and a good percentage of them are furnished. You should know that the monthly rent for these already furnished units is usually bigger, but you’re saving on, well, furniture and decorating costs. These apartments can rent for up to $4,143. In case you’re feeling overwhelmed by the wide selection, we’ll give you a tip. Sort your selection by "Rent", ascending, to see the cheapest rentals listed first. Don’t let that perfect apartment slip! Contact the property to check its availability and you can secure your lease directly on RentCafe.

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