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Average rent in Hillsborough, NC

$1,486/mo Hillsborough, NC average rental price, March 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Hillsborough, NC is $1,486.

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Getting around in Hillsborough, NC

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Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Hillsborough, NC last updated?

Prices and availability in Hillsborough, NC were last updated on 31 Mar 2023.

What are the best apartments in Hillsborough, NC?

The best apartments in Hillsborough, NC are: Heritage Apartments, Patriots Pointe and 189 Lawndale Ave.

What is the average rent in Hillsborough, NC?

The average rent in Hillsborough, NC is $1,486. Start your search for apartments in Hillsborough, NC now.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Hillsborough, NC?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Hillsborough, NC is between $1,192 and $2,119. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Hillsborough, NC now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Hillsborough, NC?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Hillsborough, NC is between $1,367 and $2,461. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Hillsborough, NC.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Hillsborough, NC?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Hillsborough, NC is between $1,500 and $3,342. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Hillsborough, NC.

What type of rental buildings are in Hillsborough, NC?

In Hillsborough 34% of the housing is rented out compared to 66% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 9% of Hillsborough’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 53% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 38% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Hillsborough, NC?

The average age of rental buildings in Hillsborough is 21 years old, with 73% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 2 stories, of which 79% are garden-style apartment communities, none are mid-sized buildings, and none are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Hillsborough, NC?

Rental apartments in Hillsborough come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 2% of units for rent, ideal for singles, renters on a budget and people who value central locations more than space. Rentals with 1-bedroom floorplans make up 25% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 58% of all rentals in Hillsborough. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Hillsborough, NC demographics

Hillsborough, NC has a population of 9,342 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 4,864 of Hillsborough’s residents are women and 4,478 are men. The median age of those who live in Hillsborough, NC is 44.8.

Hillsborough, NC households

  • 2,446 Family
    1,468 Non-family
  • 1,151 Children
    2,763 No Children
  • 3,914Total Number of Households
  • 2.29Average People Per Household
  • $77,114Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 3,914 households in Hillsborough, NC. 2,446 are family households and 1,468 are non-family households. There are 1,151 households with children in Hillsborough and 2,763 households without children. On average, about 2.29 people live in a household in Hillsborough, NC.

Hillsborough, NC education statistics

The level of education of the population of Hillsborough, NC is as follows: 1% have no high school education, 18% completed some high school, 19% partially completed college, 7% have an Associate Degree, 30% have a Bachelor Degree, and 25% have a Graduate Degree.

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