""
Tap here to try the Rental Assistant! ×
Save This Search

1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Columbia, MD
69 Rentals Available

  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    12290 Green Meadow Dr., Columbia, MD 21044
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • $1,845+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    10000 Town Center Avenue, Columbia, MD 21044
    Available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,884+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    5361 Brook Way, Columbia, MD 21044
    6 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,870+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    10101 Governor Warfield Parkway, Columbia, MD 21044
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    11311 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD 21044
    Available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,499+
    View Property
  • Interactive banner rent
    What's your rent budget?
  • Too many options, too little time? Let the Rental Assistant do the search for you!
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    5029 Columbia Road, Columbia, MD 21044
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,741+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    21 days ago

    5764 Stevens Forest Rd, Columbia, MD 21045
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    7410 Grace Drive, Columbia, MD 21044
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    8712 Airybrink Lane #104, Columbia, MD 21045
    Income Restricted
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    10339 Twin Rivers Road, Columbia, MD 21044
    Income Restricted
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    5869 Harpers Farm Road, Columbia, MD 21044
    Income Restricted
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Interactive banner rent special
    See properties that offer
    rent specials.
  • Interactive banner rent
    What's your rent budget?
  • Resident Rated
    Today

    10339 Twin Rivers Road, Columbia, MD 21044
    Income Restricted
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Today

    5890 Stevens Forest Road #2, Columbia, MD 21045
    Income Restricted
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    7080 Cradlerock Way, Columbia, MD 21045
    Income Restricted
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    10799 Hickory Ridge Road, Columbia, MD 21044
    Income Restricted
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Today

    5495 Cedar Lane, Columbia, MD 21044
    Income Restricted
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    5869 Harpers Farm Road, Columbia, MD 21044
    Income Restricted
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Interactive banner pet policy
    View pet-friendly rentals
  • Interactive banner rent special
    See properties that offer
    rent specials.
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    6081 Otterbein Lane, Ellicott City, MD 21043
    4 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,000+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    9895 Palace Hall Drive, Laurel, MD 20723
    Income Restricted
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Today

    7691 Mandrake Court, Elkridge, MD 21075
    11 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,790+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Amenities
    Today

    7691 Mandrake Court, Elkridge, MD 21075
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,240+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    7691 Mandrake Court, Elkridge, MD 21075
    9 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,780+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    7000 Barnett Lane, Elkridge, MD 21075
    Available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,898+
    View Property
  • Interactive banner pet policy
    View pet-friendly rentals
  • Today

    3113 Pine Orchard Lane, Ellicott City, MD 21042
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,880+
    View Property
  • Today

    8700 Ridge Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043
    Income Restricted
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
17-8-city

Popular searches Average rent Renters guide Demographics

Average rent in Columbia, MD

$1,989/mo Columbia, MD average rental price, November 2022
Image Average Rent

The average rent for an apartment in Columbia, MD is $1,989 per month.

Columbia, MD apartment rent ranges

Columbia, MD rent trends

Getting around in Columbia, MD

19 /100
Car-Dependent
35 /100
Some Transit
17 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 19, Transit Score®: 35, Bike Score®: 17

Columbia, MD demographics

In total, Columbia, MD has 105,412 residents, 54,341 women and 51,071 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of Columbia’s population is 38.7.

Columbia, MD households

  • 27,806 Family
    13,455 Non-family
  • 12,316 Children
    28,945 No Children
  • 41,261Total Number of Households
  • 2.54Average People Per Household
  • $111,278Median Household Income

Columbia, MD has 41,261 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 27,806 family households and 13,455 non-family households in the city. 12,316 Columbia households have children and 28,945 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in Columbia, MD is 2.54. The median income in Columbia is $111,278 per household per year, with $1,846 spent on housing monthly.

Columbia, MD education statistics

3% of the Columbia, MD population have no high school education, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 18% of the city’s residents went to high school, 18% completed some college, 5% of the population earned an Associate Degree, 28% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 29% earned a Graduate Degree.

Look for 1 bedroom apartments near me

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 Columbia, MD

You’re searching for one bedroom apartments in Columbia, MD and wondering how to go about it to save time and money? Currently there are 69 apartments available for rent, from $1,499 to $5,302 with an average living space of 985 Sq.Ft.. Whether you’re searching for a one bedroom efficiency that offers the basics or a one bedroom furnished apartment for a bit more comfort, finding just the right apartment can be a little challenging. Now if you’re also on a budget, finding an affordable 1 bedroom that is better than just good enough, could be the struggle of the year. Plus, there are 1-bedroom apartments in low-rise buildings, or in high-rises, there are 1-bedroom apartments plus a den, or tiny 1 bedrooms with little wiggle room. There are brand new modern apartment buildings and landmark historic buildings. You certainly have a lot to consider.

Hunting Down the Cheap Ones

Remember the times when your mother was telling you that money doesn’t grow on trees? Now you’re browsing through our selection of single bedroom apartments and you suddenly realize: she was right. Again. As annoying as that may be, when you’re paying monthly rent with hard earned money, hunting down cheap one bedroom apartments suddenly makes sense. Use the search tools to sort rent prices in ascending order. Make sure to come back and check daily if there are new listings in Columbia, MD . If you find a good deal, act fast and apply instantly. Currently our cheapest apartments in the Columbia, MD start at $1,499. But there are many deals to be found in as many as 25 listings for rent. Tip: you can save your search and we will e-mail to you when new apartments and floor plans become available.

Finding a home nearby is easier than you think. Check out our Apartments Near Me page and take your pick!