Tap here to try the Rental Assistant! ×
Save This Search

Apartments for Rent in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
203 Rentals Available

  • Top Rated for Location
    spacious dining room with white table and chairs and kitchen in the background a bedroom with a bed and a dresser
    Today

    151 West Seventh Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    6 Units available
    1 BED $1,636+
    2 BEDS $1,920+
    3 BEDS $2,290+
    Property reviews
    5/5 Anonymous on Apr 14, 2023

    Absolutely wonderful community with an amazing staff. Everyone is very helpful and timely

    4.5/5 Charles P. on Nov 1, 2023

    I've lived in Shillito Lofts for about 21 months. The common areas are well maintained and the amenities are solid. The staff is great!

  • Top Rated for Location
    a kitchen with stainless steel appliances and white cabinets a dining room with a table and chairs and lamps
    Today

    205 W. 4Th Street,, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    35 Units available
    Studio $1,294+
    1 BED $1,363+
    2 BEDS $1,936+
    Property reviews
    5/5 Anonymous on Dec 20, 2023

    Just moving in the process has been great

    5/5 Anonymous on Jun 27, 2023

    Beautiful amenities in building. Perfect downtown location.

  • Top Rated for Location
    Gourmet Kitchen With Island at Renaissance at the Power Building, Cincinnati, OH Gorgeous Bedroom at Renaissance at the Power Building, Cincinnati, OH, 45202
    Today

    224 East 8Th Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    4 Units available
    1 BED $1,368+
    2 BEDS $1,924+
    Property reviews
    5/5 Saundra . on Jun 26, 2022

    Absolutely love living here. Staff is phenomenal, truly dedicated and resourceful.. I truly recommend living here.

    5/5 Mary A. on Mar 14, 2022

    we have lived here 6 1/2 years and couldn't be happier. The staff are so friendly and nice......take care of any issues in a Very timely manner.

  • Top Rated for Location
    an open living room with a couch and chairs and a television an open living room with a kitchen and dining area
    Today

    415 Monmouth St, Newport, KY 41071
    13 Units available
    1 BED $1,499+
    2 BEDS $1,950
    Property reviews
    5/5 Anonymous on Oct 6, 2023

    I’ve lived here almost 5 years and it’s one of the best apartment complexes I’ve ever been in. Great location, great staff, responsive maintenance, incredibly reasonable rent.

    4.5/5 Hira S. on Mar 24, 2020

    Great location and staff, parking needs to be gated

  • Top Rated for Location
    Spacious Kitchen with Stainless Steel Appliances at Adams Edge Apartments, Cincinnati, Ohio Bedroom With Balcony at Adams Edge Apartments, Cincinnati
    Today

    999 Wareham Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    6 Units available
    1 BED $1,795+
    2 BEDS $2,165
    Property reviews
    4.5/5 Anonymous on Mar 1, 2023

    Very positive experience living here. Great view and luxurious apartment. Responsive staff. Noise and smoking is an occasional issue but that’s all apartments.

  • Top Rated for Location
    Have rent special Rent Specials
    a kitchen with white cabinets and black appliances a bedroom with a large bed and a potted plant in the corner of the room
    Today

    100 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071
    2 Units available
    1 BED $1,125
    2 BEDS $1,425
    Property reviews
    5/5 Eric J. on Nov 1, 2023

    I've been here for two years, and I enjoyed all aspects, from location to the people I've meet at riverboat both, staff and residence. And since the new management it's even been better than previous.

    5/5 Brian B. on Mar 31, 2023

    Very nice place good people in this area and you live really good I love this place

  • Today

    135 Garfield Place, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Studio $1,311+
    1 BED $1,487+
  • Today

    414 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Studio $1,575+
    1 BED $1,645+
    2+ BEDS $3,015+
  • Today

    605 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    1 BED $1,500
  • Today

    704 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    1 BED $1,632+
  • Today

    151 West Seventh Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    1 BED $1,636+
    2 BEDS $1,920+
    3 BEDS $2,290+
  • Renting has its rewards
    Be one of the first to start earning points for travel, experiences, gift cards, live events, and more!
    Coming soon, earn points for :
    Rent
    Wifi
    Utilities
    Insurance
  • Today

    120 Garfield Place, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    2 BEDS $1,556+
  • Today

    126 East Sixth Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
  • Today

    1118 Sycamore Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Studio $1,475
    1 BED $1,560+
    2 BEDS $2,960+
  • Today

    1201 Broadway, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    1 BED $1,150
  • Today

    205 W. 4Th Street,, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Studio $1,294+
    1 BED $1,363+
    2 BEDS $1,936+
  • Today

    1826 Race St, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED $1,150
  • Need help with your search? Tell us what you want and we'll search for you
  • Today

    429 E 13Th Street, Cincinnati, OH 45210
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2+ BEDS Ask for Pricing
  • Today

    1341 Walnut Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202-0438
    Income Restricted
    1 BED $1,336+
    2 BEDS $1,575+
  • Today

    240 Greenup Street, Covington, KY 41011-1720
    2 BEDS $2,030+
  • Today

    224 East 8Th Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    1 BED $1,368+
    2 BEDS $1,924+
  • Today

    1055 St Paul Pl, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Studio $1,225
  • Today

    1055 St Paul Pl, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    1 BED $1,325
    2 BEDS $1,645
  • Interactive banner rent
    What is your max rent budget?
  • Today

    1510 Moore Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Studio $850
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS Ask for Pricing
  • Today

    1510 Moore Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    1 BED $1,225
8-17-nhood

Popular searches Average rent Renters guide Demographics

Average rent in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

$1,863/mo Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH average rental price, March 2024
Image Average Rent

The average monthly rent for an apartment in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH is around $1,863.

Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH apartment rent ranges

A share of 1% of apartments in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH have the cheapest rents between $701-$1,000. Around 30% of rentals are in the most expensive price range of > $2,000. Around 28% of Downtown Cincinnati’s apartments have monthly rents between $1,001-$1,500. There are 41% of apartments with rents between $1,501-$2,000.

Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH rent trends

Getting around in Downtown Cincinnati, OH

94 /100
Walker's Paradise
82 /100
Excellent Transit
60 /100
Bikeable
Walk Score®: 94, Transit Score®: 82, Bike Score®: 60

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH last updated?

Prices and availability in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH were last updated on 22 Jul 2024.

What are the best apartments in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH?

The best apartments in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH are: The Lofts at Shillito Place, Textile Apartments, Gramercy on Garfield, The Mercantile Apartments and Sixth and Race.

What is the average rent in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH?

The average rent in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH is $1,863. Start your search for apartments in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH?

The price range for a studio apartment in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH is between $1,294 and $2,181. View all studio apartments in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH is between $1,363 and $6,612. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH is between $1,779 and $5,655. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH is between $1,636 and $6,785. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH.

What type of rental buildings are in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH?

In Downtown Cincinnati 76% of the housing is rented out compared to 24% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 42% of Downtown Cincinnati’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 57% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 2% are single-family rentals.

Living in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Along the banks of the Ohio River is the vibrant neighborhood of downtown Cincinnati. This densely urban neighborhood is a renter's dream because almost all of the residents are renters. Considered the heart of the business and commerce district in Cincinnati, this neighborhood is for young professionals and families who desire more urban-style living. Plus, the public schools run by the Cincinnati Public Schools are above-average, which is great news for families that rent. Furthermore, the opportunities for outdoor recreation are ideal in downtown Cincinnati because the Ohio River offers boating, kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding opportunities. Likewise, Smale Riverfront Park is one of the most popular places for renters to go with a fun kid's playground and picnic facilities overlooking the river. Overall, living in downtown Cincinnati offers culture, art and fun right outside of any rental apartment.

Renting in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Renters make up the bulk of the population in downtown Cincinnati. In fact, almost 95% of households in this urban area are renters. That means that there are a bounty of great rental apartments to choose from with options that start at a studio and go up to a four-bedroom penthouse. Notably, many have amenities that cater to renters who work in the downtown area. That includes concierge-style services, like dry cleaning, planned activities and 24-hour fitness centers. Of course, high-rise rental apartment buildings are common among the skyscrapers in downtown Cincinnati, as are elevators with doormen at the front of each building. Being in the downtown area also allows renters the opportunity to live without a vehicle because it's a walkable community with access to daily grocery runs, convenience stores and coffee houses all around downtown Cincinnati.

Things for renting

Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH demographics

  • 15,293Total Population
  • 7,270 Female
    8,023 Male
  • 32.9Median Age

In total, Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH has 15,293 residents, 7,270 women and 8,023 men, per U.S. Census recent estimates. Statistics show that the median age of Downtown Cincinnati’s population is 32.9.

Amenities in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

There are tons of great things to do in downtown Cincinnati in art, culture, sports and music. For instance, there are two stadiums in the area near rental apartments, including the Great American Ballpark - where the Cincinnati Reds major league baseball team plays - as well as Paul Brown Stadium, where the Cincinnati Bengals NFL team plays. Or, for art lovers, there's the Cincinnati Arts Museum and the Contemporary Arts Center, which have glorious works of art in a serene setting. At night, downtown Cincinnati also doesn't disappoint. To that end, there are clubs, bars and breweries all around this neighborhood within walking distance of rental apartments. Otherwise, for shopping, downtown Cincinnati has a variety of locally owned stores; national retail shops; and the Findlay Market, which has a variety of local produce and artisan food vendors.

Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH households

  • 2,470 Family
    6,397 Non-family
  • 831 Children
    8,036 No Children
  • 8,867Total Number of Households
  • 1.62Average People Per Household
  • $80,178Median Household Income

There is a total of 8,867 households in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH. Of these, 831 have children and 8,036 are without children. Per Census Bureau’s most current estimates, 2,470 family households and 6,397 non-family households live in this area. The size of a household in Downtown Cincinnati is 1.62 people, on average. The median household annual income in Downtown Cincinnati equals $80,178, and the monthly housing costs equal $1,393.

Transportation in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Public transportation in downtown Cincinnati is very easy to access near rental apartments all throughout this area. It's run by the Southwest Ohio Regional Transportation Authority and includes buses, as well as the Cincinnati Bell Connector, which is a streetcar that goes along the historic Over-the-Rhine neighborhood on the north edge of the downtown region. Alternatively, two major interstates - 75 and 71 - run north and south through downtown Cincinnati. This makes it easy to travel to other parts of Ohio to the north, as well as to Kentucky to the south. Finally, for air travel, the Cincinnati Northern Kentucky International Airport is just 13 miles away from downtown Cincinnati.

Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH education statistics

According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, 2% of the population in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH have no high school education, 16% went to high-school, and 16% have partially completed college. Moreover, 4% of the population hold an Associate Degree, 38% hold a Bachelor Degree, and 23% hold a Graduate Degree.

RentCafe is your one-stop shop for finding a great new apartment in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH. Easily search through a wide selection of apartments for rent in Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, and view detailed information about available rentals including floor plans, pricing, photos, amenities, interactive maps, and thorough property descriptions. Property owners and managers are one click away, so feel free to contact them and find out all you need to know about the apartment you’re interested in. Browse Downtown Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH apartments with rents starting from $850 and submit your rental application today!

Finding a home nearby is easier than you think. Check out our Apartments Near Me page and take your pick!