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    296-310 South Harrison Street, East Orange, NJ 07018
    1 BED $1,495+
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    650 Park Avenue, East Orange, NJ 7017
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    275 South Harrison Street, East Orange, NJ 07018
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    1 BED $1,550
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    120 South Harrison Street, East Orange, NJ 07018
    1 BED $1,700+
    2 BEDS $2,200+
    3+ BEDS $2,525+
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    106 South Harrison Street, East Orange, NJ 07018
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    111 South Harrison Street, East Orange, NJ 07018
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    1 BED $1,750+
    2+ BEDS $2,400
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    158 South Harrison Street, East Orange, NJ 07018
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    3 BEDS $2,500+
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    179 South Harrison Street, East Orange, NJ 07018
    1 BED $1,800+
    2 BEDS $2,150
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    111 Glenwood Ave, East Orange, NJ 07003
    1 BED $1,845+
    2 BEDS $2,526
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    255-271 South Harrison Street, East Orange, NJ 07018
    1 BED $1,600
    2 BEDS $1,845+
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    394 South Harrison Street, East Orange, NJ 07018
    1 BED $1,875
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    136 Sanford St, East Orange, NJ 07018
    Studio $1,500
    4 BEDS $3,000
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    60 North Arlington Avenue, East Orange, NJ 7018
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    61 N. Arlington Ave., East Orange, NJ 07017
    1 BED $1,409
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    725 Park Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07017
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    490 Fourth Avenue, Newark, NJ 07107
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    245 SHEPARD AVENUE, East Orange, NJ 07018
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    520 Main Street, East Orange, NJ 07018
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    560 Main Street, East Orange, NJ 07018
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    86 Hillyer Street, Orange, NJ 07050
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    314 Oakwood Ave, Orange, NJ 07050
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    354 Park Avenue, Newark, NJ 07107
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    351 6Th Avenue, Newark, NJ 07107
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    219 South Center Street, Orange, NJ 07050
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    268 South Center Street, Orange, NJ 07050
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Average rent in East Orange, NJ

$1,649/mo East Orange, NJ average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in East Orange, NJ is $1,649.

East Orange, NJ apartment rent ranges

About 40% of apartment rents in East Orange, NJ range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 17% of apartments. Around 41% of East Orange’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 2% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

East Orange, NJ rent trends

Getting around in East Orange, NJ

85 /100
Very Walkable
63 /100
Good Transit
49 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 85, Transit Score®: 63, Bike Score®: 49

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in East Orange, NJ last updated?

Prices and availability in East Orange, NJ were last updated on 29 Feb 2024.

What are the best apartments in East Orange, NJ?

The best apartments in East Orange, NJ are: 296 South Harrison, 650 Park Avenue, 275 South Harrison, 120 South Harrison and 106 South Harrison Street.

What is the average rent in East Orange, NJ?

The average rent in East Orange, NJ is $1,649. Start your search for apartments in East Orange, NJ now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in East Orange, NJ?

The price range for a studio apartment in East Orange, NJ is between $1,550 and $2,400. View all studio apartments in East Orange, NJ.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in East Orange, NJ?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in East Orange, NJ is between $1,409 and $2,600. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in East Orange, NJ now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in East Orange, NJ?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in East Orange, NJ is between $1,474 and $2,650. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in East Orange, NJ.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in East Orange, NJ?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in East Orange, NJ is between $1,750 and $3,595. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in East Orange, NJ.

What type of rental buildings are in East Orange, NJ?

In East Orange, 75% of the residents are renting compared to 25% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 36% of East Orange’s rentals, 61% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 4% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in East Orange, NJ?

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 East Orange are about 62 years old, on average. Of these, 12% 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 9 stories. About 29% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 32% are mid-rises, and 43% are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in East Orange, NJ?

Rental apartments in East Orange come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 13% 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 56% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 27% of all rentals in East Orange. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in East Orange, NJ

East Orange is a small, urban town with a central location in the New York metropolitan area between the South Mountain Reservation and Passaic River. Renting in East Orange provides easy access to two major roads: I-280 (which runs east-west) and Garden State Parkway (which runs north-south) share an intersection in the middle of town called “The Crossroads of New Jersey.” East Orange apartment rentals are also three miles northwest of Newark, 20 miles west of Jersey City, 22 miles west of New York City and 88 miles southwest of Philadelphia. Meanwhile, the three largest industries when renting in East Orange are health care, retail, and transportation and warehousing. Public education is provided to renters by East Orange School District, and the average temperature here is 51°F.

Renting in East Orange, NJ

Renters in East Orange tend to be young commuting professionals who are raising families. East Orange rentals are also close to seven parks, which includes seven tennis courts at Soverel Field, three basketball courts at Oval Playground and a skatepark at Memorial Park. Or, renters who golf have access to East Orange Golf Course - a public, 18-hole course that spans more than 150 acres. The apartments for rent in East Orange are mostly studio, one-, two- and occasionally three-bedroom units. Notably, the Crossings at Brick Church Station has affordable apartment rentals close to a quick train ride to Manhattan. Or, The Grove apartment rentals in the Arts and Culture District has one- and two-bedroom layouts with recessed balconies, whereas The Station offers one-, two- and three-bedroom units west of Newark.

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Shopping in East Orange, NJ

When renting in East Orange, the closest shopping mall is American Dream in Rutherford (13 miles northeast via the Garden State Parkway). Other shopping destinations include Franklin Square Plaza and West Caldwell Shopping Center. ShopRite, Walgreens and various dollar stores are also available to renters for local errands. Plus, rentals in East Orange are near a number of local grocery stores, such as Stop One, 7th Ave. Grocery, William Grocery, Ramirez Grocery, Extra Supermarket and B&P Grocery. Or, for delicious meals at local restaurants, renters recommend Charlie's Restaurant; Limin's Cafe Caribe; South Beach Bar and Grill; Lite & Soul Eatery; and Tasha's Caribbean & Soul Food Cuisine.

Transportation in East Orange, NJ

Most East Orange renters use a personal vehicle for travel. Alternatively, NJ Transit provides public transportation to renters in East Orange: Route 21 takes renters east on Dr. Martin Luther King. Jr. Boulevard from East Orange Station to Newark Penn Station, while Route 97 takes renters west from East Orange Station to downtown Montclair using Washington Street, and then south on Sanford Street to the VA Hospital. A light rail connection at Newark Penn Station also provides residents with access to Jersey City, Harrison and Newark Liberty International Airport. Or, to commute to New York City, renters take Morristown Line (MNE) from East Orange Station to Pennsylvania Station. Finally, the nearest major airport to East Orange renters is Newark Liberty International Airport (10 miles south via I-78).

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