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2 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Jersey City, NJ - 267 Rentals available

Jersey City, NJ Demographics

  • Total Population259,651
  • Female 128,139
    Male 131,512
  • Median Age33.9

Average Rent for 2 Bedroom apartments in Jersey City, NJ

  • The average rent for a 2 Bedroom apartment in Jersey City, NJ, August 2018$2,831/mo
  • Studio$1,996
  • 1 Bedroom$2,590
  • 2 Bedrooms$3,508

Jersey City, NJ 2 Bedroom Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $1,001-$1,5004%
  • $1,501-$2,0005%
  • > $2,00091%

Jersey City, NJ 2 Bedroom Apartment Rent Trends

Average Rent All rentals Studio 1 Bed 2 Beds 3 Beds
Aug / 2018 $2,831 $3,508
Jan / 2018 $2,832 $3,512
Sept / 2017 $2,831 $3,500
May / 2017 $2,848 $3,548
Jan / 2017 $2,811 $3,443
Sept / 2016 $2,785 $3,393
May / 2016 $2,773 $3,410
Jan / 2016 $2,731 $3,344
Sept / 2015 $2,764 $3,394
May / 2015 $2,707 $3,306

Jersey City, NJ Households

  • Total Number of Households99,058
  • Family 60,599
    Non-family 38,459
  • Children 31,684
    No Children 67,374
  • Average People Per Household2.59
  • Median Household Income$59,537
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,339

Jersey City, NJ Education Statistics

  • No High School7%
  • Some High School32%
  • Some College17%
  • Associate Degree4%
  • Bachelor Degree25%
  • Graduate Degree15%

Renting a 2 bedroom apartment in Jersey City, NJ

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 Jersey City, NJ offer a generous 955 Sqft of living space for an average monthly rent of $3,275. Your apartment quest is going to be different depending on where and what you’re looking for. If you’re focusing on more expensive neighborhoods, like Newport, rent prices for 2-bedroom apartments can run up to $6,780. If you’re looking primarily in affordable neighborhoods, like Bergen Hill, you will find cheap 2 bedroom apartments with rents as low as $1,068.

Things to remember when looking for a cheap 2 bedroom apartment in Jersey City, NJ

There is a series of factors that determine the price of a rental apartment in Jersey City, NJ. 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 51 apartment buildings in Jersey City, NJ you can explore that offer all types of floor plans, including cheap 2 bedroom apartments.