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2 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Amherst, NY
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Average rent in Amherst, NY

$1,582/mo Amherst, NY average rental price, January 2023
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The monthly rate for Amherst, NY apartments is on average $1,582.

Amherst, NY apartment rent ranges

Approximately 6% of apartments in Amherst, NY charge rents around $701-$1,000. A share of 53% of Amherst Town’s rental apartments have monthly rents between $1,001-$1,500. In the rent range of $1,501-$2,000 there are 25% apartment units. 15% of the city’s apartments are in the highest price range of > $2,000.

Amherst, NY rent trends

Getting around in Amherst, NY

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Frequently asked questions

What is the price of a 2 bedroom apartment in Amherst, NY?

The price range of a 2 bedroom apartment is between $1,025 and $3,275. Search 2 bedroom apartments in Amherst, NY.

How many 2 bedroom apartments for rent are available in Amherst, NY on RentCafe?

There are 37 2 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Amherst, NY were last updated on 29 Jan 2023.

What is the average size of a 2 bedroom apartment in Amherst, NY?

The average Amherst, NY 2 bedroom apartment size is 1,065 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 2 bedroom apartment in Amherst, NY?

2 bedroom apartments offer more space compared to 1 bedroom or studio apartments. They are more suitable for 2 persons.

What are the downsides of renting a 2 bedroom apartment in Amherst, NY?

A 2 bedroom apartment is usually slightly more expensive than a 1 bedroom apartment. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Amherst, NY.

Amherst, NY demographics

According to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau, the total population in Amherst, NY is 95,953. The makeup of the population by gender is 46,109 men and 49,844 women. The median age of Amherst Town’s residents is 42.

Amherst, NY households

  • 24,170 Family
    15,398 Non-family
  • 10,760 Children
    28,808 No Children
  • 39,568Total Number of Households
  • 2.36Average People Per Household
  • $84,676Median Household Income

There is a total of 39,568 households in Amherst, NY, of which 10,760 have children and 28,808 are without children. Per Census data, Amherst Town has 24,170 family households and 15,398 non-family households. The size of a household in Amherst, NY is 2.36 people, on average. The median household annual income in Amherst Town is $84,676, and the monthly housing costs are $1,129.

Amherst, NY education statistics

In Amherst, NY, 2% of the population have no high school education, according to estimates published by the U.S. Census Bureau. 19% of the city’s population went to high school, 21% of residents completed some college, 9% of the population hold an Associate Degree, as many as 27% hold a Bachelor Degree, and 23% hold a Graduate Degree.

Look for 2 bedroom apartments near me

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So, start looking for 2 bedroom apartments near you, in your favorite neighborhood, ZIP code, or anywhere in the U.S. that you plan on moving to, and let us guide you to your next home!

Renting a 2 bedroom apartment in Amherst, NY

If you’re sharing space with someone else and you’re searching for a new rental apartment, chances are you could use a home with a more generous square footage. Who doesn’t love a spacious apartment where the pleasant combines with the useful? We certainly do. 2 bedroom apartment rentals are the best way to go for people who want to upsize their living space without spending a fortune on it. While rent prices for 2-bedroom apartments go up to $3,275 in neighborhoods like Amherst Town, you can also find such an apartment at a monthly rent as low as $1,040 in budget-friendly neighborhoods like Cheektowaga Town. Our listings offer both luxurious and cheap 2 bedroom apartments which means that, regardless of your budget, there are numerous rental options out there.

Finding a cheap 2 bedroom apartment in Amherst, NY

If you’ve already started your rental apartment quest, you noticed that finding a cheap home in Amherst, NY is no easy task, especially when you’re picky. You’d like to find a quality rental without spending a huge amount of money, but the cheapest ones tend to be in undesirable locations. The truth is that the closer an apartment is to a popular area, the higher the chances for it to be expensive. Landlords set prices according to the demand for apartments in a certain area. Besides, renovated, modernly furnished apartments are obviously pricier than the ones with no recent upgrades. Nonetheless, there are still many great deals available among the 16 apartments in Amherst, NY if you’re smart about your search. After you decide your non-negotiables, use our filters and all the options at your disposal. They are sure to help you find the cheap 2 bedroom apartment you’ve been searching for all along.

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