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    395 Halsey St, Newark, NJ 07102
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    2 BEDS $1,022
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    25 Spruce Street, Newark, NJ 07102
    1 BED $827
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    3 BEDS $1,366
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    Indigo Residence, Newark, NJ 07102
    Studio $2,300
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    355 Broad Street, Newark, NJ 07104
    Studio $2,000+
    1 BED $2,275+
    2 BEDS $3,375+
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    1180 Raymond Blvd, Newark, NJ 07102
    Studio $2,030+
    1 BED $2,180+
    2 BEDS $3,260+
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    341 Osborne Terrace, Newark, NJ 07112
    1 BED $1,100+
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    19 Fulton Street, Newark, NJ 07102
    2 BEDS $2,015
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    700 South 17Th Street, Newark, NJ 07103
    3 BEDS $2,600
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    165 Chancellor Avenue, Newark, NJ 07102
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    1 BED $1,350
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    11 Clinton Street, Newark, NJ 07102
    2 BEDS $2,350
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    27-29 Eckert Ave,, Newark, NJ 07112
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    2 BEDS $2,000
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    124 Adams Street, Newark, NJ 07105
    Studio $1,920+
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    179 Van Buren Street, Newark, NJ 07105
    2 BEDS $2,495
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    552 Summer Avenue, Newark, NJ 07104
    3 BEDS $2,200
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    241 S 7Th Street, Newark, NJ 07103
    Studio $2,400
    1 BED $900
    4 BEDS $2,400
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    702 South 17Th Street, Newark, NJ 07103
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    448-454 Kerrigan Boulevard, Newark, NJ 07106
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    402 Broad Street, Newark, NJ 7102
    2 BEDS $2,250
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    292-296 Wainwright St, Newark, NJ 07112
    1 BED $762
    2 BEDS $1,116
    3 BEDS $1,272
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    702 South 17Th Street, Newark, NJ 07103
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    302 16Th Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103
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    87-89 Wakeman Avenue, Newark, NJ 07104
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    136-144 Broad Street, Newark, NJ 07104
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    60 Nevada Street, Newark, NJ 07104
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Average rent in Newark, NJ

$1,507/mo Newark, NJ average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Newark, NJ is $1,507.

    Newark, NJ apartment rent ranges

    About 30% of apartment rents in Newark, NJ range between $1,001-$1,500. Meanwhile, apartments priced over $1,501-$2,000 represent 24% of apartments. Around 23% of Newark’s apartments are in the $701-$1,000 price range. 5% of apartments are priced between $501-$700.

    Newark, NJ rent trends

    Getting around in Newark, NJ

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    Walker's Paradise
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    Excellent Transit
    52 /100
    Walk Score®: 92, Transit Score®: 83, Bike Score®: 52

    Frequently asked questions

    When were prices and availability in Newark, NJ last updated?

    Prices and availability in Newark, NJ were last updated on 21 Feb 2024.

    What are the best apartments in Newark, NJ?

    The best apartments in Newark, NJ are: The Willows at Lincoln Park, The Willows at Symphony Hall, Chancellor Arms One, Osborne Estates and 19 Fulton Street.

    What is the average rent in Newark, NJ?

    The average rent in Newark, NJ is $1,507. Start your search for apartments in Newark, NJ now.

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

    The price range for a studio apartment in Newark, NJ is between $1,350 and $3,570. View all studio apartments in Newark, NJ.

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

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Newark, NJ is between $827 and $3,605. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Newark, NJ now.

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

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Newark, NJ is between $827 and $3,570. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Newark, NJ.

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

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Newark, NJ is between $1,273 and $2,800. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Newark, NJ.

    What type of rental buildings are in Newark, NJ?

    In Newark 77% of the housing is rented out compared to 23% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 19% of Newark’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 76% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 5% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Newark, NJ?

    The average age of rental buildings in Newark is 51 years old, with 16% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 10 stories, of which 40% are garden-style apartment communities, 24% are mid-sized buildings, and 48% are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

    What apartment floorplans are common in Newark, NJ?

    Studio apartments in Newark are around 13% 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 27% 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 Newark, NJ

    Living in location

    Newark is a mid-sized city known for its cultural attractions, educational institutions and excellent transportation network. As home to the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Prudential Center, and Newark Museum, renters will be close to concerts; sports matches; dance and art performances; and other shows. Newark is also popular among renters looking to extend their education at Rutgers University, New Jersey Institute of Technology and Seton Hall University. As an industrial and retail center of New Jersey, Newark also offers extensive employment and career-growth opportunities. Summers in Newark are hot and humid, while winters can be cold with occasional snowfall and moderate rain during spring and autumn. Renters will also experience changing weather conditions and average temperatures between 26°F and 86°F throughout the year.

    Additionally, Newark's rich history is reflected in its diverse neighborhoods and architecture, ranging from the Gothic revival of the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart to the art deco buildings downtown. This variety extends to the dining scene, with a multitude of cuisines representing the city's melting pot of cultures. For outdoor enthusiasts, the extensive park system offers a network of green spaces and recreational activities, such as Branch Brook Park with its famed cherry blossom trees. The city's commitment to growth can be seen in the recent developments along the Passaic River, promising a blend of residential and commercial spaces that honor Newark's past while looking to the future. This growth ensures that living in Newark is not just about enjoying its current offerings, but also about being part of a city on the rise.

    Renting in Newark, NJ

    Newark's rental market is versatile, but mainly features apartments in high-rise buildings, mid-rise complexes or smaller apartment buildings. Specifically, historic neighborhoods - like Ironbound District and Forest Hill - feature distinct Brownstone townhouses close to dining options and transportation lines. Or, Weequahic is a popular neighborhood among renters looking for more space, while affordable rentals in Newark can be found in Springfield and Belmont. Otherwise, the area around the universities mostly has dormitories, apartments and off-campus rentals occupied by students. Note that rentals in Newark are subject to rent control, meaning landlords can increase the rent only by the defined percentage or the annual increase in inflation. Some rental units in Newark also include amenities like laundry facilities, parking, pools and fitness centers. Landlords may also ask for a security deposit, but it cannot exceed 1.5 months' rent and has to be kept in a separate, interest-bearing account.

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    Shopping in Newark, NJ

    Newark's shopping scene comprises several smaller malls, including Bloomfield Avenue Plaza, Valley Mall Plaza Outlet and Clinton Plaza. However, for a more extensive selection of stores, The Mills at Jersey Gardens is located just south of Newark and has a wide variety of national retailers, international designer stores and outlet stores. Or, Market Street is the main commercial thoroughfare where renters can find shops, restaurants, and local businesses selling everything from clothing to electronics. Likewise, the Ironbound District is also popular for its local shops and boutiques, while Halsey Street has many art galleries and vintage shops. Meanwhile, Sports enthusiasts can buy sports memorabilia from merchandise stores at the Prudential Center. And, grocery and department chains where renters can buy everyday items include ShopRite, ACME Market, SuperFresh, Seabra's Market, Extra Supermarket, Save-A-Lot, Walmart, Marshalls, JCPenney, Macy's and ABC Super Stores. Newark Farmers' Market is also available for renters looking to buy fresh produce and specialty items.

    Transportation in Newark, NJ

    Newark has an extensive transportation network comprised of roads, public transportation options, ridesharing services and airports. Here, some areas allow getting around by bike or walking, but most renters rely on other transportation options. For renters opting to drive, interstates 78 and 280; U.S. Highway 9; and state routes 21 and 27 provide road connections within and outside the city. Alternatively, renters who want to avoid the traffic congestion on these roads can commute by public transportation. Or, Newark Penn Station is a central regional transportation hub serving Amtrak; NJ Transit trains and buses; and PATH trains that connect to surrounding cities and beyond. Water travel is also an option with Newark Port Authority offering ferry services to and from Manhattan. Of course, renters can use rideshare services, like Uber and Lyft, to get around the city. Additionally, the Newark Liberty International Airport is one of the busiest airports in the world, offering flights to almost every domestic and international destination. To that end, Newark Liberty Airport Express Bus offers regular lines between it and Newark Penn Station and several hotels in the city.

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