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Apartments for Rent in Ellicott City, MD
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    840 Oella Avenue, Ellicott City, MD 21043
    4 Units available
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    • $2,120+
    • $2,693+
    • $3,174+
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    8120 Randolph Way, Ellicott City, MD 21043
    7 Units available
    • 2 BEDS
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    • $2,279+
    • $3,598+
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    3305 Oak West Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21043
    2 Units available
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    • $2,168
    • $2,712
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    3421 Sonia Trail, Ellicott City, MD 21043
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    • 1 BED
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    • $2,080+
    • $1,990+
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    3113 Pine Orchard Lane, Ellicott City, MD 21042
    13 Units available
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    • $1,948+
    • $2,213+
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    3252 Pine Orchard Lane, Ellicott City, MD 21042
    2 Units available
    • 3 BEDS
    • $3,125
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    6081 Otterbein Lane, Ellicott City, MD 21043
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    8700 Ridge Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043
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    5029 Columbia Road, Columbia, MD 21044
    7 Units available
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    • $1,686+
    • $1,840+
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    5361 Brook Way, Columbia, MD 21044
    11 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3+ BEDS
    • $1,755+
    • $2,036+
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    10101 Governor Warfield Parkway, Columbia, MD 21044
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    5869 Harpers Farm Road, Columbia, MD 21044
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    10339 Twin Rivers Road, Columbia, MD 21044
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    5869 Harpers Farm Road, Columbia, MD 21044
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    10000 Town Center Avenue, Columbia, MD 21044
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    • 1 BED
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    • $1,873+
    • $2,534+
    • $3,506+
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    5764 Stevens Forest Rd, Columbia, MD 21045
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    • $1,540+
    • $1,830+
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    5890 Stevens Forest Road #2, Columbia, MD 21045
    93 Units available
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    10799 Hickory Ridge Road, Columbia, MD 21044
    5 Units available
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    11311 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD 21044
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    • $1,677+
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    • $2,220+
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    #E-2, Columbia, MD 21044
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    • 1 BED
    • $1,250
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    12290 Green Meadow Dr., Columbia, MD 21044
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    • $1,709+
    • $1,974+
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    8851 Tamebird Court, Columbia, MD 21045
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    • $1,750
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    8712 Airybrink Lane #104, Columbia, MD 21045
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    8 Poolside Ct, Catonsville, MD 21228
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    8610 Snowden River Parkway, Columbia, MD 21045
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Frequently Asked Questions

When were prices and availability in Ellicott City, MD last updated?

Prices and availability in Ellicott City, MD were last updated on 26 May 2022.

What are the best apartments in Ellicott City, MD?

The best apartments in Ellicott City, MD are: Oella Mill, Kaiser Park, Alta at Regency Crest, Orchard Meadows Apartment Homes and Orchard Park*.

What is the average rent in Ellicott City, MD?

The average rent in Ellicott City, MD is $1,863. Start your search for apartments in Ellicott City, MD now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Ellicott City, MD?

The price range for a studio apartment in Ellicott City, MD is between $2,120 and $4,382. View all studio apartments in Ellicott City, MD.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Ellicott City, MD?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Ellicott City, MD is between $1,948 and $3,741. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Ellicott City, MD now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Ellicott City, MD?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Ellicott City, MD is between $2,000 and $4,374. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Ellicott City, MD.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Ellicott City, MD?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Ellicott City, MD is between $1,948 and $4,107. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Ellicott City, MD.

Living in Ellicott City, MD

Located just 14 miles west of Baltimore, MD, Ellicott City is a small town with a rich history. The benefits of living in Ellicott City are numerous with a suburban feel that’s downright neighborly. For big-city opportunities in jobs, entertainment and culture, the proximity to Baltimore makes it even more appealing for renters. Many people work within the scientific, technical or healthcare industries in the area. The climate is very seasonal in Ellicott City, with very cold and snowy winters and hot and hot and humid summers Ellicott City gets a lot of cloudy days over the year, but that doesn’t stop residents from enjoying the outdoors with Centennial Park, Tiber Park and Meadowbrook Park attracting families with children to play on the outdoor playground equipment.

Ellicott City, MD Demographics

  • Total Population72,665
  • Female 35,002
    Male 37,663
  • Median Age41.4

Ellicott City, MD has a population of 72,665 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 37,663 of Ellicott City’s residents are women and 35,002 are men. The median age of those who live in Ellicott City, MD is 41.4.

Average Rent in Ellicott City, MD

  • Ellicott City, MD Average Rental Price, April 2022 $1,863 /mo

The average monthly rent of apartments in Ellicott City, MD is $1,863.

Ellicott City, MD Apartment Rent Ranges

Ellicott City, MD Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Apr / 2022
Ellicott City, MD $1,541 $1,617 $1,607 $1,614 $1,586 $1,648 $1,708 $1,789 $1,869 $1,863
National $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

Compared to the national average rent of $1,628, the average rent in Ellicott City, MD is $1,863.

Shopping in Ellicott City, MD

Shopping in Old Ellicott City is a blast with local shops, artisan boutiques and tasty dining options for renters to explore. Many studios and galleries are also located in this historic area that’s on Main Street. Antique shopping is very popular in Ellicott City and many visitors come specifically to the town to experience old-world shopping that you can’t find anywhere else in unique vintage finds. For local grocery stores, renters have access to a Sprouts Farmers Market, a Giant Food and a Safeway. Target is located in the Long Gate Shopping Center, which also has Kohl’s, a Staples and an Old Navy. It’s very easy for renters to get everything they need and then some thanks to the many shopping choices all around Ellicott City.

Ellicott City, MD Households

  • Total Number of Households25,860
  • Family 19,868
    Non-family 5,992
  • Children 10,692
    No Children 15,168
  • Average People Per Household2.79
  • Median Household Income$131,534
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,983

According to U.S. Census data, there are 25,860 households in Ellicott City, MD. 19,868 are family households and 5,992 are non-family households. There are 10,692 households with children in Ellicott City and 15,168 households without children. On average, about 2.79 people live in a household in Ellicott City, MD. The median income of a Ellicott City household living in Ellicott City is $131,534 per year. The median housing costs per month are $1,983.

Ellicott City, MD Education Statistics

The level of education of the population of Ellicott City, MD is as follows: 1% have no high school education, 16% completed some high school, 15% partially completed college, 5% have an Associate Degree, 31% have a Bachelor Degree, and 32% have a Graduate Degree.

Renting in Ellicott City, MD

Renters make up about a quarter of the population in Ellicott City, since most residents own homes in the area. The schools are very highly rated, as part of the Howard County School System. The downtown area, known as the Ellicott City Historic District, offers many luxury apartments, attracting young professionals with disposable income to spend. Other popular neighborhoods are made up of historic brick townhomes for rent in the Font Hill area and modern lofts to cater to the tastes of the Millennial crowd of renters. Large apartment buildings and townhomes, with views of nature and wooded areas, are another benefit to renting an apartment in any spot around Ellicott City.

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