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Apartments for Rent in Essex County, NJ - 395 Rentals available


Frequently Asked Questions

When were prices and availability in Essex County, NJ last updated?

Prices and availability in Essex County, NJ were last updated on 20 Apr 2021.

What are the best apartments in Essex County, NJ?

The best apartments in Essex County, NJ are: The Willows at Symphony Hall, The Willows at Lincoln Park, The Upton Short Hills, 999 Broad and The Green at Bloomfield.

What is the average rent in Essex County, NJ?

The average rent in Essex County, NJ is $1,526. Start your search for apartments in Essex County, NJ now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Essex County, NJ?

The price range for a studio apartment in Essex County, NJ is between $995 and $6,825. View all studio apartments in Essex County, NJ.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Essex County, NJ?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Essex County, NJ is between $931 and $3,978. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Essex County, NJ now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Essex County, NJ?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Essex County, NJ is between $931 and $6,825. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Essex County, NJ.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Essex County, NJ?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Essex County, NJ is between $931 and $3,978. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Essex County, NJ.

Essex County, NJ Demographics

  • Total Population796,068
  • Female 382,729
    Male 413,339
  • Median Age38.5

Average Rent in Essex County, NJ

  • Essex County, NJ Average Rental Price, April 2021 $1,526 /mo

Essex County, NJ Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$7002%
  • $701-$1,00014%
  • $1,001-$1,50042%
  • $1,501-$2,00023%
  • > $2,00019%

Essex County, NJ Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Apr / 2021
Essex County, NJ $1,379 $1,381 $1,418 $1,430 $1,450 $1,477 $1,480 $1,486 $1,512 $1,526
National $1,346 $1,355 $1,359 $1,356 $1,391 $1,398 $1,400 $1,390 $1,395 $1,407
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Essex County, NJ Households

  • Total Number of Households286,035
  • Family 184,358
    Non-family 101,677
  • Children 98,628
    No Children 187,407
  • Average People Per Household2.71
  • Median Household Income$99,507
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,856

Essex County, NJ Education Statistics

  • No High School7%
  • Some High School41%
  • Some College23%
  • Associate Degree7%
  • Bachelor Degree23%

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