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    239 Central Ave, Rahway, NJ 07065
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    536-56 Alden Drive, Rahway, NJ 07065
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    2 BEDS $2,560+
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    84 Monroe Street, Rahway, NJ 07065
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    768-788 Hamilton Street, Rahway, NJ 07065
    1 BED $1,828+
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    1 Park Square, Rahway, NJ 07065
    1 BED $2,249+
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    81 Monroe Street, Rahway, NJ 07065
    Studio $1,998+
    1 BED $2,485+
    2 BEDS $3,055+
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    1571-9 Irving Street, Rahway, NJ 07065
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    81 Monroe Street, Rahway, NJ 07065
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    555 East Hazelwood Avenue, Rahway, NJ 07065
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    1 BED $1,111+
    2 BEDS $1,611
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    3 Ronald Drive, Colonia, NJ 07067
    1 BED $2,125+
    2 BEDS $2,420
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    1255 Rahway Avenue, Avenel, NJ 07001
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    1 BED $748+
    2 BEDS $1,284
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    401 Fairview Avenue, Colonia, NJ 07067
    1 BED $1,199
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    355 Edgerton Blvd, Avenel, NJ 07001
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    24 Walter Drive, Woodbridge, NJ 07095
    1 BED $1,815+
    2 BEDS $2,550
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    101-616 Goodmans Crossing, Clark, NJ 07066
    1 BED $1,970+
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    107A Rivervale Court, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
    1 BED $2,085
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    785 Green Street, Iselin, NJ 08830
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    1032 Chandler Avenue, Roselle, NJ 07203
    Studio $2,000
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    10 Green St, Woodbridge Township, NJ 07095
    Studio $2,111+
    1 BED $2,328+
    2 BEDS $3,205+
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    1 South Ave East 2 South Ave West, Cranford, NJ 07016
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    2 BEDS $3,180+
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    17-19 N. Union Avenue, Cranford, NJ 07016
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    1 BED $2,125
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    90 Bristol Station C, Carteret, NJ 07008
    1 BED $2,284+
    2 BEDS $2,641+
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    1000 Central Ave, Westfield, NJ 07090
    1 BED $2,090+
    2 BEDS $2,600+
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    24 Springfield Avenue, Cranford, NJ 07016
    1 BED $2,399
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    36 Washington Avenue, Carteret, NJ 07008
    1 BED $2,318+
    2 BEDS $2,857+
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Average rent in Rahway, NJ

$2,290/mo Rahway, NJ average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Rahway, NJ is $2,290.

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Getting around in Rahway, NJ

67 /100
Somewhat Walkable
51 /100
Good Transit
60 /100
Bikeable
Walk Score®: 67, Transit Score®: 51, Bike Score®: 60

Frequently asked questions

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

Prices and availability in Rahway, NJ were last updated on 13 Apr 2024.

What are the best apartments in Rahway, NJ?

The best apartments in Rahway, NJ are: The Willows at Rahway, Alden Apartments, The Mint II, Hamilton Apartments and Park Square Apartments.

What is the average rent in Rahway, NJ?

The average rent in Rahway, NJ is $2,290. Start your search for apartments in Rahway, NJ now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in Rahway, NJ is between $1,998 and $2,412. View all studio apartments in Rahway, NJ.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Rahway, NJ is between $1,828 and $2,845. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Rahway, NJ now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Rahway, NJ is between $2,249 and $3,658. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Rahway, NJ.

What type of rental buildings are in Rahway, NJ?

In Rahway, 44% of the residents are renting compared to 56% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 31% of Rahway’s rentals, 53% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 12% are single-family rentals.

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

The average age of rental buildings in Rahway is 24 years old, with 66% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 7 stories, of which 38% are garden-style apartment communities, 48% are mid-sized buildings, and 23% are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Rahway, NJ?

Studio apartments in Rahway are around 2% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 57% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 38% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

Living in Rahway, NJ

Rahway is a suburban town in northern New Jersey known for its riverfront park and artsy downtown. It’s a popular place to rent for professionals working in Manhattan, Jersey City or Newark due to the ease of commuting. Rahway was a major manufacturing center in the early 20th century and is still home to Merck & Co., a pharmaceutical company. Today, Rahway has become a regional arts center. The downtown area is known for its beloved local restaurants and bars, while the historic Union County Performing Arts Center is a hotspot for live theater and music in the region. Additionally, parks like Rahway River Park and Milton Lake Park make it easy for renters to enjoy the outdoors. Families also enjoy renting in Rahway due to the area’s excellent schools.

Renting in Rahway, NJ

Rahway offers renters a mix of urban convenience and suburban atmosphere. Plus, most of Rahway is walkable, making it easy for renters to get around town. And, while there are some historic homes remaining in the area, there are also many new apartment complexes with modern amenities. Neighborhoods here feature a mix of high-rise apartment complexes, townhomes and single-family houses. Notably, when compared to nearby New York City, Rahway’s rental prices are much more affordable. As a result, this attracts commuters who are looking to rent on a reasonable budget. What’s more, rentals in Rahway are also much less competitive than they are in New York City, which makes it easier to find an apartment here.

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Shopping in Rahway, NJ

Most shops in Rahway are locally owned and situated in the downtown area. While there aren’t many national chains in Rahway proper, there are a variety of large shopping centers just a short drive away that renters can visit. Otherwise, the closest is the Linden Shopping Center, which is home to a Target, Staples, Marshalls and more. There are also many large indoor malls near Rahway where local renters can shop for clothes, most notably the Woodbridge Center and Menlo Park Mall. Of course, renters also have many grocery options in and around Rahway, including ShopRite, Whole Foods, and Aldi, as well as local grocers.

Transportation in Rahway, NJ

While many renters in Rahway opt to drive, it’s not always necessary to have a car to get around. Alternatively, the NJ Transit train station is conveniently located and provides service to Manhattan, Jersey City, Newark, Trenton and the Jersey Shore. These routes also provide connections to other transit services, such as the MTA, PATH, Hudson-Bergen Light Rail and more. NJ Transit also runs some bus routes in Rahway. Additionally, renters in Rahway also have plenty of options for domestic and international travel: Newark Liberty International Airport is just 10 miles away and is accessible via train. Or, for renters who do opt to drive, Rahway is also within close proximity of both the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway. However, it’s important to note that not all apartment complexes in Rahway offer free parking, so it’s important to consider this when choosing a rental.

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