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Average rent in Stamford, CT

$2,853/mo Stamford, CT average rental price, October 2022
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Stamford, CT is $2,853.

    Stamford, CT apartment rent ranges

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    Getting around in Stamford, CT

    39 /100
    34 /100
    Some Transit
    16 /100
    Somewhat Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 39, Transit Score®: 34, Bike Score®: 16

    Frequently asked questions

    When were prices and availability in Stamford, CT last updated?

    Prices and availability in Stamford, CT were last updated on 26 Jan 2023.

    What are the best apartments in Stamford, CT?

    The best apartments in Stamford, CT are: The BLVD, Sofi Parc Grove, Village at Stamford, Atlantic Station West and Southwood Square Apartments.

    What is the average rent in Stamford, CT?

    The average rent in Stamford, CT is $2,853. Start your search for apartments in Stamford, CT now.

    What is the price range for a studio apartment in Stamford, CT?

    The price range for a studio apartment in Stamford, CT is between $1,600 and $8,482. View all studio apartments in Stamford, CT.

    What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Stamford, CT?

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Stamford, CT is between $1,600 and $8,166. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Stamford, CT now.

    What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Stamford, CT?

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Stamford, CT is between $2,307 and $9,226. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Stamford, CT.

    What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Stamford, CT?

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Stamford, CT is between $2,350 and $15,509. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Stamford, CT.

    What type of rental buildings are in Stamford, CT?

    In Stamford, 50% of the residents are renting compared to 50% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 40% of Stamford’s rentals, 54% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 7% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Stamford, CT?

    The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Stamford are about 0 years old, on average. Of these, none have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 0 stories. About none of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, none are mid-rises, and none are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

    What apartment floorplans are common in Stamford, CT?

    Studio apartments in Stamford are around 0% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 0% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 0% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

    Living in Stamford, CT

    If you are looking for an apartment for rent in a town close to the excitement and opportunities of New York City, but with a slower pace of living, then Stamford, CT, may be just the place for you. This New England coastal town has plenty to offer to renters in its own right, with a bustling downtown area filled with architectural wonders, a rich cultural and dining scene, and an active job market. However, many renters who live in Stamford commute to New York City for work. Stamford is often recognized as one of the best places to rent and live in the U.S. thanks to its beautiful setting, numerous amenities, and young vibes. Renters with children particularly appreciate the safe environment and highly rated schools Stamford has to offer. The city’s affluent and highly educated population is diverse and appreciates the high quality of life in the area. It’s easy to see why renters are willing to pay the above-average cost of living that comes with the privilege of calling it home.

    Renting in Stamford, CT

    Homeowners are slightly more common in Stamford than renters. Although Stamford boasts a high quality of life, it comes with a matching price tag and housing is partially to blame for the high cost of living. Though rents in Stamford tend to be on par with the rest of the Bridgeport – Stamford – Norwalk metropolitan area, they are significantly more expensive than the average rental costs in the rest of Connecticut and the national average. The available rental properties in Stamford range from urban apartments in high rise buildings in the downtown area to upscale single-family homes in residential neighborhoods on the outskirts of town.

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    Stamford, CT demographics

    Stamford, CT has a population of 130,057 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 66,625 of Stamford’s residents are women and 63,432 are men. The median age of those who live in Stamford, CT is 37.9.

    Shopping in Stamford, CT

    You will have no difficulties finding a rental property in Stamford that has easy access to a local grocery store. Renters can choose from multiple local and national grocery chains including ShopRite, Grade A Markets, Stop & Shop, and Trader Joe’s. Local renters who want a shopping mall experience may look into the Stamford Town Center, an indoor shopping destination featuring a wide range of big-box retailers, independent stores, and dining options. No shopping spree in Stamford would be complete without exploring the bustling downtown area, where renters can choose from hundreds of boutiques, galleries, and eateries for a unique shopping experience. Finally, Stamford holds a weekly farmer’s market in the summer and in the fall, where renters can purchase locally grown produce and homemade goods.

    Stamford, CT households

    • 31,739 Family
      19,213 Non-family
    • 14,936 Children
      36,016 No Children
    • 50,952Total Number of Households
    • 2.53Average People Per Household
    • $96,885Median Household Income

    According to U.S. Census data, there are 50,952 households in Stamford, CT. 31,739 are family households and 19,213 are non-family households. There are 14,936 households with children in Stamford and 36,016 households without children. On average, about 2.53 people live in a household in Stamford, CT.

    Transportation in Stamford, CT

    Renters who would rather not drive will be delighted to find out that Stamford is relatively walkable. Although some errands may still require the use of a car, you will probably be able to go shopping, eat out, and discover new entertainment venues by walking especially if you can find an apartment for rent in the Downtown Historic District, Harbor Point, and Shippan. Local renters can also take advantage of the free Harbor Point trolley that runs a 30-minute loop every day around the city. Finally, renters can take advantage of the CTransit bus lines, Metro-North Railroad, Amtrak, and Intercity bus services to commute to surrounding communities, including New York City.

    Stamford, CT education statistics

    The level of education of the population of Stamford, CT is as follows: 6% have no high school education, 24% completed some high school, 16% partially completed college, 5% have an Associate Degree, 29% have a Bachelor Degree, and 21% have a Graduate Degree.

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