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3 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Hillsborough, NC
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    100 Patriots Pointe Drive, Hillsborough, NC 27278
    6 Units available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,589+
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    600 S. Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,565+
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    515 Forrest St, Hillsborough, NC 27278
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,700
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    1701-101 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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    2105 Bogarde St., Durham, NC 27705
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,375
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    2901 Bertland Avenue, Durham, NC 27705
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    5512 Sunlight Dr, Durham, NC 27707
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,744+
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    240 Ivy Meadow Lane, Durham, NC 27707
    3 Units available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,667+
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    100 Drew Hill Lane, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
    2 Units available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,910+
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    101 Carden Place, Mebane, NC 27302
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,770+
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    2709 Western Bypass, Durham, NC 27705
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,516+
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    704 15Th Street, Durham, NC 27705
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $3,646+
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    1749 Dobbins Drive Suite 1B, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,596
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    1749 Dobbins Drive Suite 1B, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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    1749 Dobbins Drive Suite 1B, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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    749 Ninth Street, Durham, NC 27705
    2 Units available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $3,653+
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    100 North Creek Drive, Durham, NC 27707
    5 Units available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,843+
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    1301 E Dogwood Dr, Mebane, NC 27302
    5 Units available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,689
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    3806 University Drive, Durham, NC 27707
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $3,620
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    4801 Danube Ln., Durham, NC 27704
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    3300 Shannon Rd, Durham, NC 27707
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    • $1,737+
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    100 Rose Garden Lane, Durham, NC 27707
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    • $1,964+
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    100 Remington Circle, Durham, NC 27705
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    • $1,794+
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    510 Quaker Creek Drive, Mebane, NC 27302
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    1104 N Greensboro Street, Carrboro, NC 27510
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a 3 bedroom apartment in Hillsborough, NC?

The price range of a 3 bedroom apartment is between $1,473 and $2,375. Search 3 bedroom apartments in Hillsborough, NC.

How many 3 bedroom apartments for rent are available in Hillsborough, NC on RentCafe?

There are 7 3 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Hillsborough, NC were last updated on 21 May 2022.

What is the average size of a 3 bedroom apartment in Hillsborough, NC?

The average Hillsborough, NC 3 bedroom apartment size is 1,266 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Hillsborough, NC?

Renting a 3 bedroom apartment offers extra space compared to a 2 bedroom apartment, suited for a family or for sharing it with someone else.

What are the downsides of renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Hillsborough, NC?

A 3 bedroom apartment is more expensive than smaller units and it usually comes with higher utility costs. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments or 2 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Hillsborough, NC.

Hillsborough, NC Demographics

  • Total Population7,115
  • Female 3,526
    Male 3,589
  • Median Age39.7

A total population of 7,115 lives in Hillsborough, NC, according to data published by the U.S. Census Bureau. Population statistics show that 3,589 of Hillsborough’s residents are women and 3,526 are men. The median age of the population in Hillsborough, NC is 39.7.

Average Rent in Hillsborough, NC

  • Hillsborough, NC Average Rental Price, April 2022 $1,415 /mo

Apartments for rent in Hillsborough, NC have an average price of $1,415 per month.

Hillsborough, NC Apartment Rent Ranges

About 23% of apartments in Hillsborough, NC have rents ranging between $1,501-$2,000. The second most common rent range is over > $2,000, 5% of apartments. Around 70% of Hillsborough’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 2% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Hillsborough, NC Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Apr / 2022
Hillsborough, NC $1,054 $1,125 $1,197 $1,125 $1,131 $1,199 $1,176 $1,271 $1,341 $1,415
National $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

Compared to the average rent in the U.S. of $1,628, the rent in Hillsborough, NC is $1,415 per month.

Hillsborough, NC Households

  • Total Number of Households2,739
  • Family 1,668
    Non-family 1,071
  • Children 911
    No Children 1,828
  • Average People Per Household2.46
  • Median Household Income$64,598
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,131

According to the U.S. Census, there are 2,739 households in Hillsborough, NC. The Census estimates also show that 1,668 are family households and 1,071 are non-family households. Moreover, Hillsborough has 911 households with children in Hillsborough and 1,828 households without children. On average, about 2.46 people constitute a household in Hillsborough, NC. The median income of a Hillsborough household living in Hillsborough is $64,598 per year. The housing costs per month are estimated around $1,131.

Hillsborough, NC Education Statistics

According to U.S. Census Bureau estimates, the share of residents in Hillsborough, NC that have no high school education is 1%, and the share of those who went to high school is 28%. 18% of residents have some college education, 4% have an Associate Degree, while 27% have a Bachelor Degree, and a share of 22% have a Graduate Degree.

Renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Hillsborough, NC

Upgrading to a 3 bedroom apartment can have its pros and cons. Most renters who are looking for a three bedroom rental is because they need extra space for a home office, or for a child. This size apartment is also practical to share with roommates as it actually saves money on rent when 3 or 4 people get together to rent a 3 bedroom unit. They are very spacious, averaging around 1,058 Sq.Ft.. Or you can get even more space if you select “3+” beds in the top menu. The only down side is that they cost more. In Hillsborough, NC, rents on 3 bedroom apartments go up to $6,424. 25 rental properties offer 3 bedroom units in Hillsborough, NC to choose from. You are more likely to find 3 bedroom apartments in primarily residential neighborhoods, away from business districts and urban cores.

Tips on finding a cheap 3 bedroom apartment in Hillsborough, NC

For most renters, the cost of rent is the major pain point. The larger the apartment, the more money comes out of their pocket. For that reason, cheap 3 bedroom apartments are in high demand and hard to come by. Though rent prices can go as low as $742 in Hillsborough, NC, the market is still tight. But with a little diligence and some handy search tools, you will find an affordable apartment. Try an area that’s further away from the main city attractions, or try an older building that may have cheaper apartments and a ton of charm. Try searching in more affordable neighborhoods, like Carrboro or another nearby. Sometimes lower-priced residential areas have diversity and ethnic authenticity that lend them a lot of character and color.

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