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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Melrose, MA
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    1000 Stone Place, Melrose, MA 02176
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,640+
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    12 Island Hill Ave., Melrose, MA 02176
    19 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,565+
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    21 Executive Drive, Stoneham, MA 02180
    8 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,965+
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    211 Kennedy Drive, Malden, MA 02148
    7 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,950+
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    520 Main Street, Malden, MA 02148
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    • $1,800
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    36 Dartmouth Street, Malden, MA 02148
    1 Unit available
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    • $1,850
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    21 Quarry Lane, Malden, MA 02148
    7 Units available
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    • $2,663+
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    180 Eastern Avenue, Malden, MA 02148
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    4 Stone Lane, Malden, MA 02148
    20 Units available
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    • $2,638+
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    63 Newhall Avenue, Saugus, MA 01906
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    11 Overlook Ridge Drive, Revere, MA 02151
    30 Units available
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    • $2,220+
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    11 Overlook Ridge Drive, Revere, MA 02151
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,220+
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    965-983 Fellsway, Medford, MA 02155
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,295
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    150 Rivers Edge Dr, Medford, MA 02155
    13 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,790+
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    99 Riverside Ave, Medford, MA 02155
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    50 Station Landing,, Medford, MA 02155
    11 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,811+
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    75 Station Landing, Medford, MA 02155
    5 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,811+
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    50 Station Landing, Medford, MA 02155
    6 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $3,221+
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    61 Locust Street, Medford, MA 02155
    9 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $3,200+
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    255 Vale St., Chelsea, MA 02150
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    • $2,865+
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    100 Stockton Street, Chelsea, MA 02150
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    • $2,372+
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    100 Stockton St., Chelsea, MA 02150
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    • $2,374+
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    55 Cedar Street, Woburn, MA 01801
    2 Units available
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    • $2,648+
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    25 Eleanor Street, Chelsea, MA 02150
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    • $1,675
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    325 Commandants Way, Chelsea, MA 02150
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How many 1 bedroom apartments for rent are available in Melrose, MA on RentCafe?

There are 3 1 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Melrose, MA were last updated on 28 Jun 2022.

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

The average Melrose, MA 1 bedroom apartment size is 737 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Melrose, 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 Melrose, 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 RentCafe apartments for rent in Melrose, MA.

Melrose, MA Demographics

  • Total Population28,054
  • Female 13,479
    Male 14,575
  • Median Age41.7

In total, Melrose, MA has 28,054 residents, 14,575 women and 13,479 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of Melrose’s population is 41.7.

Average Rent in Melrose, MA

  • Melrose, MA Average Rental Price, May 2022 $2,655 /mo

The average rent for an apartment in Melrose, MA is $2,655 per month.

Melrose, MA Apartment Rent Ranges

Melrose, MA Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 May / 2022
Melrose, MA $2,193 $2,425 $2,491 $2,357 $2,424 $2,333 $2,258 $2,429 $2,549 $2,655
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 Melrose, MA is $2,655, whereas the average monthly rent in the U.S. is $1,628.

Melrose, MA Households

  • Total Number of Households11,238
  • Family 7,334
    Non-family 3,904
  • Children 3,204
    No Children 8,034
  • Average People Per Household2.47
  • Median Household Income$114,604
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,959

Melrose, MA has 11,238 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 7,334 family households and 3,904 non-family households in the city. 3,204 Melrose households have children and 8,034 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in Melrose, MA is 2.47. The median income in Melrose is $114,604 per household per year, with $1,959 spent on housing monthly.

Melrose, MA Education Statistics

2% of the Melrose, MA population have no high school education, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 19% of the city’s residents went to high school, 16% completed some college, 6% of the population earned an Associate Degree, 30% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 27% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Melrose, MA

With a monthly rent as low as $1,675 and up to $14,826, 25 one bedroom apartments are available to rent in Melrose, MA. The average size for this type of apartment is 954 Sq.Ft., which is perfect for both singles and couples. For maximum efficiency in finding your future home, you should decide on the must-haves. Are you looking for an apartment in need of some TLC or are you interested in a one bedroom furnished apartment ready to move in? Do you want to go for a luxury extra large studio or do you prefer cheap one bedroom apartments? Regardless of your answer, we have you covered. Feel free to use our filters, sorting, saved searches and all the options created to help you manage your search and find your next apartment as soon as possible.

3-in-1 one bedroom apartment: cheap, practical, enjoyable

Since you’re here, chances are you are interested in single bedroom apartments for rent that won’t leave you broke. If you were to describe your definition of a great deal, we assume you’d summarize it as such: spend as little money as possible and get the most apartment out of it. We’re with you on this one! Affordable 1 bedroom apartments are not out of your reach: the lowest asking rent for such an apartment in Melrose, MA is $1,675. Yup, you’ve read that right. One bedroom apartments overtake studios in terms of square footage and they offer just enough space to fulfill your earnest need for privacy, for just a few extra dollars per month. If you prefer something smaller, one bedroom efficiency apartments are even cheaper and equally convenient. It is important that you find pleasure in your living space, so don’t focus just on the price, rather pick the apartment that measures up to your expectations and satisfies your aesthetic taste.

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