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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Columbus, OH
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    300 Springboro Ln., Columbus, OH 43235
    6 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $999+
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    5/5 Jamesetta M. on Apr 1, 2020

    I feel that it is a good place to live. Not noisy at all. Everyone seem to be pleasant. The pets are nice and good behavior. Sometime people don't pick up pet waste. Overall it's decent.

    4.5/5 Anonymous on Jun 1, 2022

    Beautiful, quiet apartment in a great location. Safe neighborhood, close to shopping, dining and highway. Apts are very small with no storage for the price. Not competitive with larger apts with same or better amenities in same area.

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    Stainless Steel Sink With Faucet In Kitchen at Runaway Bay, Columbus, OH - Photo Gallery 2 Living Area Interior at Runaway Bay, Columbus, Ohio - Photo Gallery 3
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    1480 Runaway Bay Drive, Columbus, OH 43204
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    • 1 BED
    • $1,135+
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    5/5 Anonymous on Feb 1, 2022

    Amazing View to the lake

    5/5 Anonymous on Jan 4, 2022

    Love It here

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    550 Branden Bush Ct, Columbus, OH 43228
    4 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,012+
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    600 Trinity Marsh, Columbus, OH 43228
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    4011 Easton Way, Columbus, OH 43219
    18 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,285+
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    1079 N High St, Columbus, OH 43201
    11 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,699
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    4669 E. Main Street, Columbus, OH 43213
    11 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $819+
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    3691 Albany Chase Road, Columbus, OH 43230
    11 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,274+
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    601 Flarestar Ave, Columbus, OH 43240
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,293+
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    230 E Long St, Columbus, OH 43215
    9 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,220+
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    8900 Lyra Dr., Columbus, OH 43240
    9 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,275+
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    4991 - 5003 Arbor Village Dr., Columbus, OH 43214
    9 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $795
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    8321 Seattle Avenue, Columbus, OH 43240
    7 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,301+
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    105 Radio City Blvd, Columbus, OH 43235
    6 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,220+
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    190 S. High Street, Columbus, OH 43215
    5 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,490+
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    2143 Winslow Dr, Columbus, OH 43207
    4 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $690
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    850 Polaris Grand Drive, Lewis Center, OH 43035
    4 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,350+
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    1500 Royal Gold Dr, Columbus, OH 43240
    4 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,374+
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    8500 Sancus Blvd, Columbus, OH 43240
    4 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,388+
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    1390 Christopher Wren Dr, Columbus, OH 43230
    4 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,235+
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    729 N Nelson Road, Columbus, OH 43219
    4 Units available
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    5125 Cedar Dr,, Columbus, OH 43232
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $750+
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    2645 Hard Rd Bedford, Columbus, OH 43235
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,140+
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    1854 S Washington Ave, Columbus, OH 43207
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $994
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    2645 Hard Rd Bedford, Columbus, OH 43235
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,140+
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    3345 E. 7Th Avenue, Management Office, Columbus, OH 43219
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $729
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    5362 Hoover Forest Lane, Columbus, OH 43230
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $930+
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    4150 Silver Springs Ln, Columbus, OH 43230
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,210+
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    2272 Sunshine Place, Columbus, OH 43232
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $920
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    5400 Lindberg Blvd, Columbus, OH 43228
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $875
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    174 N Wheatland Ave, Columbus, OH 43223
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $683
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    755 E.Whittier Street, Columbus, OH 43206
    2 Units available
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    1245 Mt. Vernon Ave, Columbus, OH 43203
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    • $1,013+
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    684 Thurber Dr. West, Columbus, OH 43215
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,100
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    988 Muirwood Village Dr., Columbus, OH 43228
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $890
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    2875 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus, OH 43202
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,410
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    2920 Snouffer Rd, Columbus, OH 43235
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,480
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    35 Euclid Ave., Columbus, OH 43201
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $750
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    948 Delaware Ave., Columbus, OH 43201
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $995
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    243 W. Third Ave., Columbus, OH 43201
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,000
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    563 S Hague Ave, Columbus, OH 43206
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $750
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    1706-1730 E Weber RD, Columbus, OH 43211
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $725
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    2209 Wabash Court W #201, Columbus, OH 43232
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $665
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    99 N Murray Hill Rd, Columbus, OH 43228
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    • 1 BED
    • $730+
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    4592 Channing Terrace, Columbus, OH 43232
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    • $863+
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    2550 Quarry Lake, Columbus, OH 43204
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    • $1,134+
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    160 W Wilson Bridge Road, Worthington, OH 43085
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    • 1 BED
    • $1,265+
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    9180 Antares Ave., Columbus, OH 43240
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    • 1 BED
    • $3,200+
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    4551 Durrow Drive, Columbus, OH 43228
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    • $924+
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    1076 Josephine Claire Way, Suite 103, Columbus, OH 43220
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a 1 bedroom apartment in Columbus, OH?

The price range of a 1 bedroom apartment is between $381 and $4,167. Search 1 bedroom apartments in Columbus, OH.

How many 1 bedroom apartments for rent are available in Columbus, OH on RentCafe?

There are 246 1 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Columbus, OH were last updated on 1 Jul 2022.

What is the average size of a 1 bedroom apartment in Columbus, OH?

The average Columbus, OH 1 bedroom apartment size is 530 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Columbus, OH?

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 Columbus, OH?

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 Columbus, OH.

Columbus, OH Demographics

  • Total Population889,079
  • Female 433,751
    Male 455,328
  • Median Age32.4

In total, Columbus, OH has 889,079 residents, 455,328 women and 433,751 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of Columbus’s population is 32.4.

Average Rent in Columbus, OH

  • Columbus, OH Average Rental Price, February 2022 $1,096 /mo

The average rent for an apartment in Columbus, OH is $1,096 per month.

Columbus, OH Apartment Rent Ranges

A share of 11% of apartments in Columbus, OH are in the lowest price range of $501-$700. Around 10% of rentals in this city are in the highest price range of $1,501-$2,000. Around 39% of Columbus’s apartments have monthly rents between $701-$1,000. There are 38% of apartments with rents between $1,001-$1,500.

Columbus, OH Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Feb / 2022
Columbus, OH $914 $922 $941 $941 $960 $982 $979 $1,007 $1,045 $1,073 $1,096
National $1,362 $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 Columbus, OH is $1,096, whereas the average monthly rent in the U.S. is $1,628.

Columbus, OH Households

  • Total Number of Households362,626
  • Family 191,495
    Non-family 171,131
  • Children 100,930
    No Children 261,696
  • Average People Per Household2.39
  • Median Household Income$54,902
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,035

Columbus, OH has 362,626 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 191,495 family households and 171,131 non-family households in the city. 100,930 Columbus households have children and 261,696 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in Columbus, OH is 2.39. The median income in Columbus is $54,902 per household per year, with $1,035 spent on housing monthly.

Columbus, OH Education Statistics

3% of the Columbus, OH population have no high school education, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 32% of the city’s residents went to high school, 24% completed some college, 7% of the population earned an Associate Degree, 23% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 11% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Columbus, OH

Searching for great one bedroom apartments in Columbus, OH? We are here to lend a helping hand and some useful information. You will find 287 apartments in Columbus, OH, with prices starting from $665 going all the way up to $4,167. Whether you are browsing for chic single bedroom apartments with a higher price-tag or a cheap one bedroom efficiency, we want to make sure that you find a fabulous apartment, regardless. You can rent beautiful, spacious 1 bedroom apartments if you can fork a higher monthly rent. But if your budget is on the low-low, you will need stellar searching skills to land a nice apartment. If that happens to be the case, don’t lose hope, just keep on reading.

Is it possible to find a nice cheap apartment?

Yes, it is. If you want to find a quality apartment in a great location, as close to $665 as possible, which is as cheap as it gets in Columbus, OH, keep in mind that this is kind of like bargain shopping for clothes. You have to look carefully, check often, and be quick, because there’s always a deal waiting to be discovered. Of the 149 listings in Columbus, OH that have units available for rent, many offer weekly or monthly specials and discounts. Unbelievably good deals come up all the time. Keep checking, get notified by using saved searches, be the first one to see it, act fast and apply for it right away. You are not the only one looking for cheap one bedroom apartments, so these deals disappear quickly. A great deal on a one bedroom furnished apartment can be gone in no time. In order to find that perfect, affordable 1 bedroom we suggest you order your search results by price and hit the refresh button often. If you’ve studied the market and did your homework, you will know when a bargain hits the market.

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