""
Save This Search

1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Columbus, OH
229 Rentals Available

  • Top Rated for Location
    Swimming Pool with Sundeck and Lounge Area, at Springburne at Polaris Apartments in Columbus, Ohio 43235 - Photo Gallery 2 Resort-Inspired Swimming Pool with Sundeck, at Springburne at Polaris Apartments in Columbus, Ohio 43235 - Photo Gallery 3
    Today

    300 Springboro Ln., Columbus, OH 43235
    8 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $960+
    View Property
    Property reviews
    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 Jan 26, 2022

    very nice

  • Resident Rated
    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
    Today

    1480 Runaway Bay Drive, Columbus, OH 43204
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • $1,104+
    View Property
    Property reviews
    5/5 Anonymous on Feb 1, 2022

    Amazing View to the lake

    5/5 Anonymous on Jan 4, 2022

    Love It here

  • Today

    550 Branden Bush Ct, Columbus, OH 43228
    4 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $990+
    View Property
  • Today

    600 Trinity Marsh, Columbus, OH 43228
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • $891+
    View Property
  • Today

    4011 Easton Way, Columbus, OH 43219
    11 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,260+
    View Property
  • Today

    3691 Albany Chase Road, Columbus, OH 43230
    11 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,383+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    5003 Arbor Village Dr., Columbus, OH 43214
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $795
    View Property
  • Interactive banner rent
    What's your rent budget?
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    230 E Long St, Columbus, OH 43215
    9 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,265+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    1079 N High St, Columbus, OH 43201
    6 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,699
    View Property
  • Today

    8900 Lyra Dr., Columbus, OH 43240
    5 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,357+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Amenities
    Today

    190 S. High Street, Columbus, OH 43215
    4 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,270+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    8500 Sancus Blvd, Columbus, OH 43240
    4 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,296+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    8321 Seattle Avenue, Columbus, OH 43240
    4 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,210+
    View Property
  • Resident Rated
    Today

    3345 E. 7Th Avenue, Management Office, Columbus, OH 43219
    4 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $690
    View Property
  • Today

    601 Flarestar Ave, Columbus, OH 43240
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,359+
    View Property
  • Resident Rated
    Today

    5125 Cedar Dr,, Columbus, OH 43232
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $700+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    1500 Royal Gold Dr, Columbus, OH 43240
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,297+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Maintenance
    Today

    4669 E. Main Street, Columbus, OH 43213
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $799+
    View Property
  • Interactive banner rent special
    See properties that offer
    rent specials.
  • Today

    2143 Winslow Dr, Columbus, OH 43207
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $686
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    684 Thurber Dr. West, Columbus, OH 43215
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,050
    View Property
  • Today

    105 Radio City Blvd, Columbus, OH 43235
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,230+
    View Property
  • Resident Rated
    Today

    5400 Lindberg Blvd, Columbus, OH 43228
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $855
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    5362 Hoover Forest Lane, Columbus, OH 43230
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $930+
    View Property
  • Interactive banner pet policy
    View pet-friendly rentals
  • Have rent special Rent Specials
    Today

    4150 Silver Springs Ln, Columbus, OH 43230
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,115+
    View Property
  • Today

    7200 Chadwood Lane, Dublin, OH 43017
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,135
    View Property
  • Today

    1706-1730 E Weber RD, Columbus, OH 43211
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $725
    View Property
  • Today

    1245 Mt. Vernon Ave, Columbus, OH 43203
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $965+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    174 N Wheatland Ave, Columbus, OH 43223
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $683
    View Property
  • Today

    4860 Wendler Blvd, Columbus, OH 43230
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $678+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    850 Polaris Grand Drive, Lewis Center, OH 43035
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,500+
    View Property
  • Resident Rated
    Today

    2272 Sunshine Place, Columbus, OH 43232
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $905
    View Property
  • Today

    4334 Appian Way West, Gahanna, OH 43230
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $879
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    5312 Gatehouse Drive, Columbus, OH 43213
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Resident Rated
    Today

    988 Muirwood Village Dr., Columbus, OH 43228
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $870
    View Property
  • Today

    243 W. Third Ave., Columbus, OH 43201
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,000
    View Property
  • Resident Rated
    Today

    5001 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, OH 43214
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • $1,354+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    1307 Yorkland Road, Columbus, OH 43232
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    8901 Antares Park Drive, Columbus, OH 43240-2235
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • $1,160+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    985 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43201
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • $1,625+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    5300 Riverside Drive, Upper Arlington, OH 43220
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • $1,380+
    View Property
  • Resident Rated
    Today

    3400 Twin Creeks Dr, Columbus, OH 43204
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • $740
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    1821 Kenny Road Apt. E, Columbus, OH 43212
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • $799
    View Property
  • Today

    1390 Christopher Wren Drive, Gahanna, OH 43230
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • $1,190+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    1361 Presidential Drive, Columbus, OH 43212
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • $874+
    View Property
  • Today

    730 Thurber Drive West, Columbus, OH 43215
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Resident Rated
    Today

    4551 Durrow Drive, Columbus, OH 43228
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • $904
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    6900 Sawmill Village Drive, Columbus, OH 43235
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Today

    5354 Deerbrook Ln., Columbus, OH 43213
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • $827+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    1977 Hidden Gate, Columbus, OH 43228
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • $990+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    3255 Mckinley Ave, Columbus, OH 43204
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • $1,680+
    View Property

Columbus, OH in the News

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!

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 $4,349. Search 1 bedroom apartments in Columbus, OH.

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

There are 120 1 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Columbus, OH were last updated on 20 May 2022.

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

The average Columbus, OH 1 bedroom apartment size is 567 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 Population878,553
  • Female 429,868
    Male 448,685
  • Median Age32.2

In total, Columbus, OH has 878,553 residents, 448,685 women and 429,868 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of Columbus’s population is 32.2.

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 Households357,128
  • Family 190,471
    Non-family 166,657
  • Children 101,032
    No Children 256,096
  • Average People Per Household2.39
  • Median Household Income$53,745
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,013

Columbus, OH has 357,128 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 190,471 family households and 166,657 non-family households in the city. 101,032 Columbus households have children and 256,096 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in Columbus, OH is 2.39. The median income in Columbus is $53,745 per household per year, with $1,013 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. 33% 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 230 apartments in Columbus, OH, with prices starting from $678 going all the way up to $4,349. 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 $678 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 140 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.

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