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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Durham, NC
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    an open kitchen and dining room with a table and chairs and a kitchen and living a bedroom with a bed and a closet with clothes
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    5011 S. Alston Ave, Durham, NC 27713
    7 Units available
    1 BED $1,080
    Property reviews
    5/5 Brittany B. on Mar 9, 2023

    I’ve been here a couple months and I love it. The staff are truly amazing and maintenance pretty fast with work orders.

    5/5 Adewumi I. on Oct 25, 2021

    Johnny and Mireya are the best!

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    3611 University Dr, Durham, NC 27707
    25 Units available
    1 BED $1,048+
    Amenities
    • Washer/Dryer
    • Dishwasher
    • Laundry Facilities
    • Pets Allowed
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    100 Rose Garden Lane, Durham, NC 27707
    1 BED $1,242+
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    240 Ivy Meadow Lane, Durham, NC 27707
    1 BED $1,310+
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    1800 Southpoint Crossing Drive, Durham, NC 27713
    1 BED $1,224+
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    1801 Williamsburg Rd Apt 30G, Durham, NC 27707
    1 BED $1,085+
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    5011 S. Alston Ave, Durham, NC 27713
    1 BED $1,080
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    100 Mayfield Circle, Durham, NC 27705
    1 BED $880+
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    201 Bridgefield Place, Durham, NC 27705
    1 BED $886+
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    605 W Main St Suite C, Durham, NC 27701
    1 BED $1,398+
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    1415 E NC Highway 54, Durham, NC 27713
    1 BED $1,218+
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    3611 University Dr, Durham, NC 27707
    1 BED $1,048+
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    749 Ninth Street, Durham, NC 27705
    1 BED $1,684+
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    3830 NC Highway 55, Durham, NC 27713
    1 BED $1,370+
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    3806 University Drive, Durham, NC 27707
    1 BED $1,699
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    500 Dupont Circle Road, Durham, NC 27705
    1 BED $768+
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    1901 Morehead Avenue, Durham, NC 27707
    1 BED $1,200
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    325 Bridgefield Place, Durham, NC 27705
    1 BED $1,024+
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    1 Swiftstone Court, Durham, NC 27713
    1 BED $1,063+
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    704 15Th Street, Durham, NC 27705
    1 BED $1,622+
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    18 Weather Hill Circle, Durham, NC 27705
    1 BED $1,078+
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    501 Audubon Lake Drive, Durham, NC 27713
    1 BED $1,176+
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    3601 Highgate Drive, Durham, NC 27713
    1 BED $1,043+
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    1103 Tonti Way, Durham, NC 27703
    1 BED $1,495+
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    400 Advancement Ave, Durham, NC 27703
    1 BED $1,429+
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Average rent in Durham, NC

$1,548/mo Durham, NC average rental price, March 2024
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The average rent for an apartment in Durham, NC is $1,548 per month.

    Durham, NC apartment rent ranges

    A share of 3% of apartments in Durham, NC are in the lowest price range of $701-$1,000. Around 10% of rentals in this city are in the highest price range of > $2,000. Around 52% of Durham’s apartments have monthly rents between $1,001-$1,500. There are 34% of apartments with rents between $1,501-$2,000.

    Durham, NC rent trends

    Getting around in Durham, NC

    49 /100
    Car-Dependent
    43 /100
    Some Transit
    48 /100
    Somewhat Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 49, Transit Score®: 43, Bike Score®: 48

    Frequently asked questions

    What is the price of a 1 bedroom apartment in Durham, NC?

    The price range of a 1 bedroom apartment is between $700 and $7,084. Search 1 bedroom apartments in Durham, NC.

    How many 1 bedroom apartments for rent are available in Durham, NC on RentCafe?

    There are 525 1 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Durham, NC were last updated on 11 Jul 2024.

    What is the average size of a 1 bedroom apartment in Durham, NC?

    The average Durham, NC 1 bedroom apartment size is 721 sq. ft.

    What are the advantages of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Durham, NC?

    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 Durham, NC?

    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 Durham, NC.

    Living and Renting in Durham, NC

    Living in location

    Durham, NC, with its mix of a burgeoning tech scene, rich history, and vibrant arts culture, offers a unique allure for those who call it home. The city's rental market provides a wide array of options, from modern apartments in newly developed complexes to charming houses in historic neighborhoods. In Durham, renters' rights are well-established, ensuring a fair and respectful rental environment.

    Durham isn't just about work and housing; the city has plenty of entertainment to offer. Residents can immerse themselves in the jazz scene, explore the American Tobacco Historic District, or get active in Eno River State Park.

    One-Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Durham, NC

    One-bedroom apartments in Durham are an excellent choice for individuals or couples seeking an urban lifestyle. These units cater particularly to students, professionals, and even retirees looking for a simplified living arrangement.

    These apartments typically boast amenities like modern kitchens, in-unit laundry, and communal perks such as fitness centers and pool areas in many complexes. Furthermore, living in an apartment in Durham often means having access to round-the-clock maintenance services, adding to your peace of mind.

    One-bedroom apartments are dotted around the city, but neighborhoods like Downtown Durham, Ninth Street, and Southpoint offer a high concentration. These areas feature an array of dining options, shopping outlets, and entertainment venues, making them a lively place to live.

    If you're looking for one-bedroom apartments in Durham, NC, 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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    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 Durham, NC

    One bedroom apartments in Durham, NC are typically 838 Sqft in size and the monthly rent is $1,158, on average. With 54 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 Durham, NC right now costs $1,920 per month. So many choices, so little time.

    Your search for a cheap 1 bedroom apartment ends here

    The city of Durham, NC 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 Durham, NC'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 Durham, NC right now has an asking rent of $700. 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.

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