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3 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Columbia, SC
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    8100 Garners Ferry Road, Columbia, SC 29209
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,480+
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    4/5 Lena G. on Jun 20, 2020

    My Husband and I have been here since 2017. If You're Looking for a nice place to stay check out Deer Meadows Village Apartments On Garners in Columbia, South Carolina. The Staff and Maintenance are very nice!

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    600 Heyward St, Columbia, SC 29201
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    600 Greenlawn Dr, Columbia, SC 29209
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,870+
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    310 Ross Road, Columbia, SC 29223
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,241+
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    4501 Bentley Drive, Columbia, SC 29210
    3 Units available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,315+
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    8100 Garners Ferry Road, Columbia, SC 29209
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,480+
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    900 Gracern Road, Columbia, SC 29210
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    100 Fairforest Road, Columbia, SC 29212
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,060+
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    250 Crossbow Drive, Columbia, SC 29212
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,661+
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    100 Rice Terrace Dr, Columbia, SC 29229
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,715+
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    113 Paces Brook, Columbia, SC 29212
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,601+
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    4824 Smallwood Rd., Columbia, SC 29223
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,358+
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    751 Mallet Hill Road, Columbia, SC 29223
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,415+
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    510 Heyward St, Columbia, SC 29201
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    800 Beatty Road, Columbia, SC 29210
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,235+
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    1513 Farrington Way, Columbia, SC 29210
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,340+
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    500 Harbison Blvd., Columbia, SC 29212
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,505+
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    2038 Lake Murray Blvd., Columbia, SC 29212
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,029
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    1800 Killian Lakes Drive, Columbia, SC 29203
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    1310 Lady Street, Columbia, SC 29201
    2 Units available
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    • $3,834
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    82 Fox Run Lane, Columbia, SC 29210
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    912 Newnham Dr, Columbia, SC 29210
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,425
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    5416 Magnolia Park Cir, Columbia, SC 29206
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,575
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    241 Rolling Rock Rd, Columbia, SC 29212
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,645
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    1 Tempo Court Richland, Columbia, SC 29205
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,199
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    751 Mallet Hill Road, Columbia, SC 29223
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,569+
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    1413 Dahlia Rd, Columbia, SC 29205
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,400
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    1703 Morninghill Drive Richland, Columbia, SC 29210
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,545
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    7301 Fontana Dr, Columbia, SC 29209
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,320
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    2146 Barhamville Road, Columbia, SC 29204
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,330
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    212 Kemsing Road, Columbia, SC 29212
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    1224 Timrod St, Columbia, SC 29203
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,250
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    5015 Trenholm Road, Columbia, SC 29206
    1 Unit available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,950
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    280 Conrad Cir, Columbia, SC 29212
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,400
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    215 Berry Ridge Cir, Columbia, SC 29229
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,550
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    105 Hillpine Road, Columbia, SC 29212
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    2637 River Drive, Columbia, SC 29201
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    • $1,599+
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    36 Robins Egg Ct, Columbia, SC 29229
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,539
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    245 Broken Hill Road, Columbia, SC 29212
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    1015 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29201
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    1321 Lady Street, Columbia, SC 29201
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    506 Huger Street, Columbia, SC 29201
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    508 Longtown Road, Columbia, SC 29229
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    1401 Longcreek Dr., Columbia, SC 29210
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Look for 3 bedroom apartments near me

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a 3 bedroom apartment in Columbia, SC?

The price range of a 3 bedroom apartment is between $843 and $4,987. Search 3 bedroom apartments in Columbia, SC.

What is the average size of a 3 bedroom apartment in Columbia, SC?

The average Columbia, SC 3 bedroom apartment size is 1,247 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Columbia, SC?

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 Columbia, SC?

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 Columbia, SC.

Columbia, SC Demographics

  • Total Population133,273
  • Female 67,638
    Male 65,635
  • Median Age28.5

A total population of 133,273 lives in Columbia, SC, according to data published by the U.S. Census Bureau. Population statistics show that 65,635 of Columbia’s residents are women and 67,638 are men. The median age of the population in Columbia, SC is 28.5.

Average Rent in Columbia, SC

  • Columbia, SC Average Rental Price, February 2022 $1,270 /mo

Apartments for rent in Columbia, SC have an average price of $1,270 per month.

    Columbia, SC Apartment Rent Ranges

    About 40% of apartments in Columbia, SC have rents ranging between $1,001-$1,500. The second most common rent range is over $1,501-$2,000, 13% of apartments. Around 35% of Columbia’s apartments are in the $701-$1,000 price range. 4% of apartments are priced between $501-$700.

    Columbia, SC 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
    Columbia, SC $1,030 $1,044 $1,071 $1,084 $1,095 $1,103 $1,126 $1,157 $1,222 $1,249 $1,270
    National $1,362 $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 Columbia, SC is $1,270 per month.

    Columbia, SC Households

    • Total Number of Households47,162
    • Family 22,683
      Non-family 24,479
    • Children 11,432
      No Children 35,730
    • Average People Per Household2.21
    • Median Household Income$47,286
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$959

    According to the U.S. Census, there are 47,162 households in Columbia, SC. The Census estimates also show that 22,683 are family households and 24,479 are non-family households. Moreover, Columbia has 11,432 households with children in Columbia and 35,730 households without children. On average, about 2.21 people constitute a household in Columbia, SC. The median income of a Columbia household living in Columbia is $47,286 per year. The housing costs per month are estimated around $959.

    Columbia, SC Education Statistics

    According to U.S. Census Bureau estimates, the share of residents in Columbia, SC that have no high school education is 2%, and the share of those who went to high school is 35%. 20% of residents have some college education, 6% have an Associate Degree, while 22% have a Bachelor Degree, and a share of 15% have a Graduate Degree.

    Renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Columbia, SC

    If you are looking for a home with a lot of space for you and your family, but a house doesn’t really seem like the right fit, consider looking for a 3 bedroom apartment. In Columbia, SC there are 43 properties that offer about 86 3 bedroom apartments. These apartments are spacious enough to fit an entire family, and they come with a plethora of benefits. In general, apartments tend to be very low maintenance, and if you live in an apartment complex, you’ll have access to all the amazing common space amenities. The average size for a 3 bedroom unit is about 1,196 Sq.Ft., but these versatile apartments come in all shapes and sizes, so don’t worry about cutting down on any precious living space. Location is key when you are renting. If you search in South Kilbourne, you’ll find affordable 3 bedroom units for as little as $1,199. If you are looking for an apartment in one of the more expensive parts of town, like Downtown Columbia, you should know that the monthly rent can go up to $3,834.

    Cheap 3 bedroom rentals are no hidden treasure

    A cheap 3 bedroom apartment might sound too good to be true, but it isn’t. Looking for affordable 3 bedroom apartments doesn’t have to become a treasure hunt. Indiana Jones might have had too much time on his hands, but we’ll spare you the trouble. On RentCafe you can filter the results, so the quest for your dream home can be as easy as ABC. Use the location, price and amenities filters to browse through the 86 Columbia, SC units and, in no time, you’ll find the right apartment for you. Before you start, we’ll give you a cheat sheet. Furnished 3 bedroom apartments that are located in modern, well-maintained buildings tend to be more expensive. The same goes for properties that are located next to public transportation, restaurants and shopping. Of course, a cheaper, unfurnished apartment could be a great project for you and your family to bond over. Now, organize your search results according to your own preferences and you’re sure to find the right apartment.

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