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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Birmingham, AL
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    Gourmet Kitchens with Breakfast Room or Breakfast Bar with Designer Hardware at Ashby at Ross Bridge, Hoover, AL 35226 Master Bedroom Feels Large and Spacious with Impressive High Ceilings and Large Walk-In Closets at Ashby at Ross Bridge, Hoover, AL 35226
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    2000 Ashby Lane, Hoover, AL 35226
    4 Units available
    1 BED $1,364+
    Property reviews
    5/5 Willie A. on Mar 25, 2023

    Awesome place to live! Absolutely love the staff

    5/5 Anonymous on Feb 2, 2023

    Nice and Quiet!

  • 3500 Clairmont Ave, Birmingham, AL 35222
    6 Units available
    1 BED $1,310+
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    Park 35 on Clairmont Apartments raises the bar! Our luxury apartments in Birmingham, AL, deliver sophisticated style, first-class amenities, and a prime location that you won't find anywhere else. Enjoy beautiful finishes in your apartment, such as wood grain flooring, soaring 9-foot ceilings, and elegant bathroom tiles. Take full advantage of gourmet kitchens featuring stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, and custom cabinetry. Schedule your tour today!

    Amenities
    • Dishwasher
    • Pets Allowed
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    Hills at Hoover Kitchen Reno bedroom  at Hills at Hoover, Alabama, 35216
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    3627 Cedarbrook Dr, Hoover, AL 35216
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    1 BED $850+
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    5/5 Anonymous on Sep 19, 2023

    Staff is great.. everyone I encounter with is always helpful and great attitude.

    4.5/5 SW on Dec 22, 2023

    I lived here for 9 months and I love my apartment!! The office staff especially Ajsh is so friendly and professional! I am always pleased how fast and profient the maintenance team complete my apartment issues! Thanks!

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    600 24Th Street North, Birmingham, AL 35203
    Income Restricted
    1 BED $917+
    Amenities
    • Washer/Dryer
    • Patio/Balcony
    • Large Closets
    • Extra Storage
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    2722 5Th Avenue S., Birmingham, AL 35233
    1 BED $1,700+
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    101 Penthouse Drive, Birmingham, AL 35205
    1 BED $899+
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    990 Wisteria Pl, Hoover, AL 35216
    1 BED $915+
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    7278 Cahaba Valley Road, Birmingham, AL 35242
    1 BED $1,136+
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    2000 Ashby Lane, Hoover, AL 35226
    1 BED $1,364+
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    101 Leaf Lake Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35211
    1 BED $1,316+
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    2600 Waterford Place, Hoover, AL 35244
    1 BED $1,081+
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    1800 Arboretum Cir, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216
    1 BED $1,001+
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    101 Moretti Circle, Homewood, AL 35209
    1 BED $1,750+
  • 3500 Clairmont Ave, Birmingham, AL 35222
    1 BED $1,310+
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    200 River Haven Circle, Hoover, AL 35244
    1 BED $1,247+
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    1415 3Rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233
    1 BED $1,626+
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    901 Wildwood Crossing, Birmingham, AL 35211
    1 BED $1,011+
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    3801 Galleria Woods Dr, Hoover, AL 35244
    1 BED $1,048+
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    3627 Cedarbrook Dr, Hoover, AL 35216
    1 BED $850+
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    3545 Grandview Pkwy, Birmingham, AL 35243
    1 BED $1,350+
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    2000 Colony Park Dr, Birmingham, AL 35243
    1 BED $995+
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    2014 3Rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
    1 BED $1,450+
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    3225 Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35208
    1 BED $790
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    600 24Th Street North, Birmingham, AL 35203
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    1 BED $917+
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    4211 Suite 100 3Rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35222
    1 BED $1,300+
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Average rent in Birmingham, AL

$1,290/mo Birmingham, AL average rental price, March 2024
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The average rent for an apartment in Birmingham, AL is $1,290 per month.

Birmingham, AL apartment rent ranges

A share of 3% of apartments in Birmingham, AL are in the lowest price range of $501-$700. Around 19% of rentals in this city are in the highest price range of $1,501-$2,000. Around 22% of Birmingham’s apartments have monthly rents between $701-$1,000. There are 51% of apartments with rents between $1,001-$1,500.

Birmingham, AL rent trends

Getting around in Birmingham, AL

40 /100
Car-Dependent
31 /100
Some Transit
24 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 40, Transit Score®: 31, Bike Score®: 24

Frequently asked questions

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

The price range of a 1 bedroom apartment is between $640 and $5,895. Search 1 bedroom apartments in Birmingham, AL.

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

There are 457 1 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Birmingham, AL were last updated on 22 Jul 2024.

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

The average Birmingham, AL 1 bedroom apartment size is 745 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Birmingham, 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 Birmingham, 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 Birmingham, AL.

Living and Renting in Birmingham, AL

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Birmingham, known for its rich history and vibrant cultural scene, has become an attractive place to call home for many. The rental housing landscape in Birmingham offers an assortment of choices ranging from upscale condos to cozy one-bedroom apartments. Renters in Birmingham enjoy comprehensive rights, including legal protections against unlawful eviction and discrimination, guaranteeing a safe and just living environment.

The "Magic City" offers residents a plethora of attractions, including a zoo, art galleries, a varied dining scene, and shopping centers, making it an exciting city for apartment living.

One-Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Birmingham, AL

For renters seeking a blend of comfort and convenience, one-bedroom apartments in Birmingham have proven to be an excellent choice. These units particularly attract young professionals and students, who appreciate the compact design and affordability. One-bedroom apartments provide a perfect balance, offering enough space for living and entertaining without overwhelming maintenance needs.

The amenities provided by one-bedroom apartments in Birmingham are nothing short of appealing. They typically come with a fully equipped kitchen, central heating and air, and sometimes even a fitness center within the apartment community. Other perks include communal spaces, on-site management, and often, pet-friendly policies.

Popular neighborhoods such as Five Points South and Avondale offer an array of one-bedroom apartments for rent. These areas are notable for their proximity to dining spots, shopping outlets, and entertainment venues like the Iron City Birmingham. As a resident, you'll enjoy the vibrant nightlife, varied cuisine, and lively festivals that these neighborhoods have to offer.

If you're looking for one-bedroom apartments in Birmingham, you can use RentCafe.com to find the ideal place for you. You can filter your search by location, amenities, price and more. You can also view photos and floor plans and read reviews of different properties.

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Looking for that perfect apartment that's just the right size for you and maybe you and someone else? You can now look at 1 bedroom apartment listings on RentCafe in your area to find the one that meets your needs in terms of price and location. Whether you are looking for a 1 bedroom apartment near you, or anywhere in the U.S., we can help you find a home you'll love. Filter apartments by type, size, price, and amenities, check property reviews, and save your favorites.

Search for 1 bedroom apartments near you, whether it's in your neighborhood, or ZIP code, or any city in any state you plan to move to in the U.S. Somewhere out there is the perfect apartment for you. Let us help you find your next home!

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Birmingham, AL

One bedroom apartments in Birmingham, AL are typically 987 Sqft in size and the monthly rent is $1,352, on average. With 479 apartments listed for rent, it’s best to narrow down your choices before you begin your search. If you’re only interested in cheap one bedroom apartments, you can filter your search results by setting a maximum price. If you’re looking for a one bedroom furnished apartment, you can check the box "furnished" under amenities. There are many other options and filters you can apply to your search to streamline the process and find your next apartment faster and more efficient. Is a luxury rental more your style? If you sort your search results by rent descending, you will notice that the most expensive rental in Birmingham, AL right now costs $3,105 per month. So many choices, so little time.

Your search for a cheap 1 bedroom apartment ends here

The city of Birmingham, AL is a great place to call home. Among its many great qualities, it has a variety of rental housing options. One of the most popular choices for Birmingham, AL's singles and couples are single bedroom apartments. They’re an upgrade from a studio in the sense that they offer more square footage, a separate bedroom, and more room to entertain. They’re also typically more expensive. But with a little diligence and some smart search tools, you can get around that problem. To find an affordable 1 bedroom, sort your search by price, ascending. The lowest priced apartment in Birmingham, AL right now has an asking rent of $729. One bedroom efficiency apartments are a great choice as well. Though they may be smaller than a traditional one bedroom apartment, they’re definitely cheaper and you’ll still be able to enjoy the privacy of a separate bedroom.

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