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    105 West Court Street, Ithaca, NY 14850
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    301 E State St, Ithaca, NY 14850
    Studio $2,470+
    1 BED $2,692+
    2 BEDS $3,420+
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    700 Warren Road #18-2D, Ithaca, NY 14850
    1 BED $1,231+
    2 BEDS $2,063+
    3 BEDS $2,155+
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    2250 N. Triphammer Road #K-2D, Ithaca, NY 14850
    1 BED $1,397+
    2 BEDS $1,719+
    3 BEDS $2,122+
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    37 Uptown Road #19C, Ithaca, NY 14850
    1 BED $1,592+
    2 BEDS $1,600+
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    1 Candlewyck Drive, Ithaca, NY 14850
    1 BED $1,396+
    2 BEDS $1,508+
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    220 Triphammer Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850
    Studio $1,120
    1 BED $1,534+
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    401 E. State St, Ithaca, NY 14850
    Studio $945+
    1 BED $2,703+
    2 BEDS $4,237+
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    600 Warren Road #4-2C, Ithaca, NY 14850
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    1 BED $1,424+
    2+ BEDS $1,791+
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    150 Highland Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14850
    Studio $855
    2 BEDS $1,760
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    526 W SENECA ST, ITHACA, NY 14850
    Studio $935
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    301-303 CORNELL ST, ITHACA, NY 14850
    Studio $695
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    509 Lake Street, Ithaca, NY 14850
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    1 BED $1,275
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    106-108-110-112 Lake Street, Ithaca, NY 14850
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    325-331 W Seneca & 111 N. Plain St, Ithaca, NY 14850
    1 BED $783+
    2 BEDS $1,100
    3+ BEDS $2,000
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    225 Pennsylvania Ave Unit B, Ithaca, NY 14850
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    171 East State Street, Ithaca, NY 14850
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    Unit B, Ithaca, NY 14850
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    225 Pennsylvania Ave Unit A, Ithaca, NY 14850
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    120 EASTERN HEIGHTS RD, ITHACA, NY 14850
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    407 College Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14850
    Studio $940+
    1 BED $2,479+
    2+ BEDS $3,508+
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    306 North Cayuga Street, Ithaca, NY 14850
    Studio $7,583
    1 BED $2,100
    2+ BEDS $2,100
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    Carriage House B, Ithaca, NY 14850
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    8 Country Club Road, Ithaca, NY 14850
    Studio $1,424
    1 BED $1,450
    2 BEDS $1,695
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    110 Dryden Road, Ithaca, NY 14850
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Average rent in Ithaca, NY

$2,057/mo Ithaca, NY average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Ithaca, NY is $2,057.

Ithaca, NY apartment rent ranges

About 41% of apartment rents in Ithaca, NY range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 36% of apartments. Around 20% of Ithaca’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 3% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Ithaca, NY rent trends

Getting around in Ithaca, NY

41 /100
Car-Dependent
39 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 41, Bike Score®: 39

Frequently asked questions

What are the best apartments in Ithaca, NY?

The best apartments in Ithaca, NY are: Brooklane, Gaslight Village, North Wood Apartments, The Cottage and City Centre Ithaca.

What is the average rent in Ithaca, NY?

The average rent in Ithaca, NY is $2,057. Start your search for apartments in Ithaca, NY now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Ithaca, NY?

The price range for a studio apartment in Ithaca, NY is between $695 and $4,802. View all studio apartments in Ithaca, NY.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Ithaca, NY?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Ithaca, NY is between $900 and $4,974. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Ithaca, NY now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Ithaca, NY?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Ithaca, NY is between $1,275 and $4,807. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Ithaca, NY.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Ithaca, NY?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Ithaca, NY is between $900 and $4,380. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Ithaca, NY.

What type of rental buildings are in Ithaca, NY?

In Ithaca 74% of the housing is rented out compared to 26% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 16% of Ithaca’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 73% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 11% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Ithaca, NY?

The average age of rental buildings in Ithaca is 30 years old, with 43% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 4 stories, of which 86% are garden-style apartment communities, 38% are mid-sized buildings, and 2% are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Ithaca, NY?

Studio apartments in Ithaca are around 20% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 30% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 33% 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 Ithaca, NY

Ithaca is a small town in central New York that’s best known as the home of Cornell University, an Ivy League school that attracts students and professors from around the world. The Cornell campus is also known for its stunning, historic buildings and sprawling botanic gardens. The town is also home to Ithaca College, a private liberal arts college. Many renters love living in Ithaca because of its natural beauty. The area is full of picturesque lakes and waterfalls and is a popular place to go kayaking. Ithaca is also part of the Finger Lakes wine region, and there are many wineries located nearby. The downtown area is full of restaurants and bars and hosts community events throughout the year. These include farmer’s markets, festivals and live performances.

Renting in Ithaca, NY

Many renters in Ithaca are either students or staff at one of the area’s many institutions of higher education. As a result, many apartment rentals cater to young adults. Most rentals in Ithaca are in walkable neighborhoods and are close to local shops and restaurants. There are also many historic homes and apartments for rent in Ithaca. Notably, Ithaca features a mix of newer, high-rise apartment buildings, as well as older, mid-rise apartment buildings and condos. There are also many older homes that have been converted into multiple apartments. Keep in mind that rental prices in Ithaca are relatively high when compared to other small towns in New York. Competition for apartments can also be significant around the start of the school year, so renters will need to be proactive when applying.

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Shopping in Ithaca, NY

There are plenty of places for local renters to shop in Ithaca, whether you’re looking for national chains or locally owned boutiques. The Ithaca Commons has a great selection of local shops to peruse. Outside of downtown, renters can find national chains at South Meadows Plaza. This area has a Walmart, Lowe’s, Bed Bath & Beyond, and Staples, as well as grocery stores like Trader Joe’s, Wegman’s and TOPS. Renters can also head north of downtown Ithaca to the Shops at Ithaca, which is the area’s only major mall. It has a Target, Best Buy, Dick’s Sporting Goods and other popular national chains.

Transportation in Ithaca, NY

Ithaca is a very walkable and bikeable town, so renters don’t necessarily need a car to get around. Many local college students, in particular, opt not to drive. However, having a car can be very convenient for renters who need to travel to other nearby towns or who want to take advantage of all of the outdoor activities available in the Finger Lakes region. There is also extensive local bus service in Ithaca and the surrounding areas, and many local apartments have bus stops located within just a few blocks of them. There are also car-sharing services available in Ithaca. Regional buses provide service to New York City and other major metropolitan areas. The nearest Amtrak stop is in Syracuse, which is approximately one hour by car.

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