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Apartments for Rent in Worcester, MA
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    22 Mulberry Street, Worcester, MA 01605
    1 BED $1,995+
    2 BEDS $2,865
    3 BEDS $3,560+
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    10, 14 Liscomb Street, Worcester, MA 01604
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    1 BED $1,695
    2 BEDS $1,795+
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    33 Alvarado Avenue, Worcester, MA 01604
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    2 BEDS $1,895
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    600 Main Street, Worcester, MA 01608
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    80 Locust Avenue, Worcester, MA 01604
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    2 BEDS $1,995+
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    75 & 77 Elm Street, Worcester, MA 01609
    Studio $1,295+
    1 BED $1,595+
    2+ BEDS $1,995
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    45 Grand Street, Worcester, MA 01610
    1 BED $2,025+
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    2 Pineland Avenue, Worcester, MA 01604
    1 BED $1,695
    2 BEDS $1,895+
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    74,82 Beaver Street, Worcester, MA 01603
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    2 BEDS $1,895
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    145 Front Street, Worcester, MA 01608
    Studio $2,058+
    1 BED $2,304+
    2 BEDS $2,559+
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    64 Beacon St, Worcester, MA 01610
    1 BED $1,645+
    2 BEDS $1,980+
    3+ BEDS $2,415
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    5 Suburban Road, Worcester, MA 01602
    1 BED $1,950+
    2 BEDS $2,435+
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    34-36 Chestnut Street, Worcester, MA 01609
    Studio $1,595
    1 BED $1,595+
    2 BEDS $2,095
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    33 Chestnut Street, Worcester, MA 01609
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    1,3 Cedar Street, Worcester, MA 01609
    1 BED $1,695+
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    46,46A Elm Street, Worcester, MA 01609
    Studio $1,495
    1 BED $1,495+
    2 BEDS $2,095+
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    26-34 Old Lincoln Street, Worcester, MA 01605
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    79 West Street, Worcester, MA 01609
    1 BED $1,595
    3 BEDS $2,195
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    511 Plantation Street, Worcester, MA 01605
    1 BED $1,939+
    2 BEDS $2,751+
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    34 Chestnut Street, Worcester, MA 01609
    Studio $1,595
    1 BED $1,895
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    1 Green Island Blvd, Worcester, MA 01610
    Studio $1,975+
    1 BED $2,163+
    2+ BEDS $3,101+
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    40 Fairhaven Road, Worcester, MA 01606
    1 BED $1,495
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    53 Elm Street, Worcester, MA 01609
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    2 BEDS $2,295+
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    36 Chestnut Street, Worcester, MA 01609
    1 BED $1,595
    2 BEDS $2,095
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    36 Abbott Street, Worcester, MA 01602
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    2 BEDS $1,895
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Average rent in Worcester, MA

$1,863/mo Worcester, MA average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Worcester, MA is $1,863.

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    Getting around in Worcester, MA

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    Walk Score®: 86, Transit Score®: 42, Bike Score®: 53

    Frequently asked questions

    When were prices and availability in Worcester, MA last updated?

    Prices and availability in Worcester, MA were last updated on 21 Apr 2024.

    What are the best apartments in Worcester, MA?

    The best apartments in Worcester, MA are: Alta on the Row, 10 & 14 Liscomb Street Apartments, Alvarado Apartments, The 6Hundred and Catawba Apartments.

    What is the average rent in Worcester, MA?

    The average rent in Worcester, MA is $1,863. Start your search for apartments in Worcester, MA now.

    What is the price range for a studio apartment in Worcester, MA?

    The price range for a studio apartment in Worcester, MA is between $1,231 and $3,724. View all studio apartments in Worcester, MA.

    What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Worcester, MA?

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Worcester, MA is between $940 and $4,516. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Worcester, MA now.

    What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Worcester, MA?

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Worcester, MA is between $1,154 and $6,023. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Worcester, MA.

    What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Worcester, MA?

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Worcester, MA is between $1,154 and $3,960. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Worcester, MA.

    What type of rental buildings are in Worcester, MA?

    In Worcester, 58% of the residents are renting compared to 42% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 17% of Worcester’s rentals, 76% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 7% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Worcester, MA?

    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 Worcester are about 43 years old, on average. Of these, 21% 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 7 stories. About 68% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 39% are mid-rises, and 21% are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

    What apartment floorplans are common in Worcester, MA?

    Studio apartments in Worcester are around 8% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 45% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 39% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

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    Living in Worcester, MA

    Living in location

    With a lower cost of living than most of New England, Worcester is a north-central Massachusetts town bordered by the western shores of Lake Quinsigamond, south of the Holden Reservoirs. Specifically, the apartments for rent in Worcester are 50 miles west of Boston and 50 miles east of Springfield, MA, making the area an attractive destination for those seeking affordable rentals with a quiet location near big-city amenities. With 12 esteemed colleges and universities nearby, Worcester boasts a lively, academic atmosphere where local renters can enjoy captivating live performances at venues like Palladium, Mechanics Hall and The Hanover Theater. When not commuting, renters with high-tech backgrounds often find lucrative careers in the biotechnology, manufacturing, insurance and health care industries. Renters with children should know that the city is served by the Worcester Public School District.

    Beyond the bustling city life, Worcester's rich cultural mosaic is reflected in its diverse culinary scene, ranging from cozy cafés to fine dining, all infused with flavors from around the globe. The city's commitment to the arts is also evident in its array of galleries and studios, while museums like the Worcester Historical Museum preserve the vibrant tapestry of the city's past. Eco-conscious renters can revel in the green spaces, with Elm Park being a jewel for picnics and leisurely strolls, and the Cascading Waters is perfect for those seeking tranquil moments by cascading waterfalls. For those interested in innovation, Worcester's initiatives in sustainability and smart technology are transforming it into a model for future urban living.

    Renting in Worcester, MA

    Worcester neighborhoods often have one-, two-, three- and four-bedroom apartments for rent. For instance, West Tatnuck boasts a mix of historic and modern houses nestled close to scenic Cascades Park and cultural hotspots like the Worcester Art Museum. Or, Shrewsbury Street presents a fusion of old and new rentals that are brimming with Italian architecture and close to "Restaurant Row," while University Park has vintage houses for rent with access to Crystal Pond. Additionally, Vernon Hill provides affordable rentals near Vernon Hill Park and authentic ethnic eateries, whereas The Canal District - a developing neighborhood - showcases a blend of modern and historic architectural rentals that are surrounded by hip dining spots, like Maddi's Cookery and Taphouse. Lastly, Grafton Hill has historic houses for rent and contemporary apartments, while downtown Worcester has a more urban atmosphere with rentals close to a dynamic dining scene.

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    Shopping in Worcester, MA

    For the best shopping malls, renters usually head to Boston's prestigious Prudential Center and South Bay Center. However, back in Worcester, the Canal District is where renters will find antique shops like Art & Antiques, A Piece of Heaven and Crompton Collective. Meanwhile, stylish boutiques across Worcester include Adore Boutique, Voltage Fashion Boutique and Haberdash. Otherwise, renters can find additional deals at Lincoln Plaza, Webster Square Plaza, Norwich Place Shopping Center and Mid Town Mall, while The Shops at Blackstone Valley provide Worcester renters with high-end brands and a cinema. Here, department stores like Kohl's, Marshalls, Target and T.J.Maxx are where renters complete everyday errands. And, for fresh produce and unique finds, renters visit Beaver Brook Farmers' Market and REC Mobile Market.

    Transportation in Worcester, MA

    Worcester boasts strong public transportation options, making it easy for renters to navigate the small town without owning a car. To that end, the Worcester Regional Transit Authority provides a comprehensive bus network to keep renters connected to Grafton, Westborough, Southborough, Framingham and other surrounding areas. Similarly, the Framingham Worcester Line of the MBTA Commuter Rail takes renters from Union Station in Worcester to South Station in Boston. Additionally, Amtrak services connect commuting renters to Boston in the east and Springfield in the west. Finally, for air travel, Worcester Regional Airport serves as a convenient option, while Logan International Airport in Boston provides access to global destinations.

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