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2 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in New Castle, DE
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New Castle, DE Demographics

  • Total Population5,302
  • Female 2,471
    Male 2,831
  • Median Age51.7

According to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau, the total population in New Castle, DE is 5,302. The makeup of the population by gender is 2,471 men and 2,831 women. The median age of New Castle’s residents is 51.7.

Average Rent in New Castle, DE

  • New Castle, DE Average Rental Price, July 2022 $1,509 /mo

The monthly rate for New Castle, DE apartments is on average $1,509.

New Castle, DE Apartment Rent Ranges

Approximately 13% of apartments in New Castle, DE charge rents around $701-$1,000. A share of 34% of New Castle’s rental apartments have monthly rents between $1,001-$1,500. In the rent range of $1,501-$2,000 there are 44% apartment units. 9% of the city’s apartments are in the highest price range of > $2,000.

New Castle, DE Rent Trends

Average Rent Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Mar / 2022 Jul / 2022
New Castle, DE $1,055 $1,071 $1,119 $1,137 $1,155 $1,224 $1,234 $1,359 $1,382 $1,509
National $1,407 $1,415 $1,416 $1,406 $1,410 $1,418 $1,501 $1,596 $1,634 $1,706

The average price of rental apartments nationwide is $1,706, while the monthly rent in New Castle, DE is $1,509, on average.

New Castle, DE Households

  • Total Number of Households2,577
  • Family 1,443
    Non-family 1,134
  • Children 377
    No Children 2,200
  • Average People Per Household2.06
  • Median Household Income$72,951
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,302

There is a total of 2,577 households in New Castle, DE, of which 377 have children and 2,200 are without children. Per Census data, New Castle has 1,443 family households and 1,134 non-family households. The size of a household in New Castle, DE is 2.06 people, on average. The median household annual income in New Castle is $72,951, and the monthly housing costs are $1,302.

New Castle, DE Education Statistics

In New Castle, DE, 1% of the population have no high school education, according to estimates published by the U.S. Census Bureau. 38% of the city’s population went to high school, 27% of residents completed some college, 7% of the population hold an Associate Degree, as many as 11% hold a Bachelor Degree, and 16% hold a Graduate Degree.

Renting a 2 bedroom apartment in New Castle, DE

Renting a 2 bedroom apartment is ideal if you’re living with someone else, whether it’s your partner, your roommate, or your whole family. The second bedroom gives you enough space for more than one person or can come in handy as a home office that doubles as a guest bedroom. 2 bedroom apartment rentals in New Castle, DE offer a generous 983 Sq.Ft. of living space for an average monthly rent of $1,707. Your apartment quest is going to be different depending on where and what you’re looking for.

Things to remember when looking for a cheap 2 bedroom apartment in New Castle, DE

There is a series of factors that determine the price of a rental apartment in New Castle, DE. Its location is probably at the top of the list. The closer a building is to the city center, or to a public transportation station, the more expensive it is. The same goes for buildings located in popular areas with a high density of quality dining, shopping and entertainment options. That’s because most renters would rather be close to where things are happening, thus creating an increased demand for those apartments. Another determinant is the quality of the building, as in how old it is, how well maintained, what amenities it offers. Similarly, the quality of the apartment unit itself is a factor. A furnished apartment will most certainly cost more than an unfurnished one. One that has newer appliances, or has been remodeled recently, is going to demand a higher price. On the flip side, you can find some really good deals if none of these factors are a priority for you. There are 25 apartment buildings in New Castle, DE you can explore that offer all types of floor plans, including cheap 2 bedroom apartments.

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