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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Cambridge, MA - 162 Rentals available

  • 38 Gibson Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
    $1,700 - $2,000
    • 1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
    JJ Cambridge
    Last updated 20 Apr 2021
    (617) 360-7556
  • 122 BERKSHIRE STREET, CAMBRIDGE, MA 02139
    $50 - $2,730
    • 1 Bed
    Concentric Management, LLC
    Last updated 20 Apr 2021
    (617) 262-1110

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a 1 bedroom apartment in Cambridge, MA?

The price range of a 1 bedroom apartment is between $1,600 and $5,924. Search 1 bedroom apartments in Cambridge, MA.

How many 1 bedroom apartments for rent are available in Cambridge, MA on RENTCafé?

There are 150 1 bedroom rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Cambridge, MA were last updated on 20 Apr 2021.

What is the average size of a 1 bedroom apartment in Cambridge, MA?

The average Cambridge, MA 1 bedroom apartment size is 639 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Cambridge, MA?

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 Cambridge, MA?

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 RENTCafé apartments for rent in Cambridge, MA.

Cambridge, MA Demographics

  • Total Population116,632
  • Female 58,150
    Male 58,482
  • Median Age30.5

Average Rent in Cambridge, MA

  • Cambridge, MA Average Rental Price, March 2021 $2,933 /mo

    Cambridge, MA Apartment Rent Ranges

    • $1,501-$2,0006%
    • > $2,00094%

    Cambridge, MA Rent Trends

    Average Rent Nov / 2017 Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021
    Cambridge, MA $3,022 $3,001 $3,107 $3,067 $3,044 $3,236 $3,172 $3,200 $3,101 $2,966 $2,933
    National $1,315 $1,346 $1,355 $1,359 $1,356 $1,391 $1,398 $1,400 $1,390 $1,395 $1,407
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    Cambridge, MA Households

    • Total Number of Households46,835
    • Family 20,109
      Non-family 26,726
    • Children 8,776
      No Children 38,059
    • Average People Per Household2.13
    • Median Household Income$103,154
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$2,179

    Cambridge, MA Education Statistics

    • No High School2%
    • Some High School13%
    • Some College7%
    • Associate Degree2%
    • Bachelor Degree32%
    • Graduate Degree44%

    Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Cambridge, MA

    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 Cambridge, MA to choose from, so you can snatch your perfect apartment home. An average single bedroom apartment in Cambridge, MA is about 890 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 $2,744, but you can find more affordable 1 bedroom apartments for as little as $1,600. 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 170 rental units located in 27 Cambridge, MA 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 $5,789. 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 RENTCafé.

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