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Apartments for Rent in Dayton, OH
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    506 Haskins Ave, Dayton, OH 45420
    2 BEDS $1,200
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    35 S. St. Clair Street, Dayton, OH 45402
    1 BED $1,177
    2 BEDS $1,425+
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    2730 Athens Ave, Dayton, OH 45406
    3 BEDS $1,290
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    2050 Sidneywood Road, West Carrollton, OH 45449
    1 BED $859
    2 BEDS $1,019+
    3 BEDS $1,219
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    740 Residenz Parkway, Kettering, OH 45429
    1 BED $979+
    2 BEDS $1,029
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    1351 Oakdale Ave, Dayton, OH 45420
    3 BEDS $1,400
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    827 Wilfred Ave, Dayton, OH 45410
    3 BEDS $1,300
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    500 East Third Street, Dayton, OH 45402
    1 BED $1,332
    2 BEDS $1,420+
    3 BEDS $2,957
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    527 Shadowlawn Ave, Dayton, OH 45419
    3 BEDS $1,500
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    6078 Brown Deer Place, Huber Heights, OH 45424
    4 BEDS $1,950
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    4996 Woodman Park Dr #6, Dayton, OH 45432
    1 BED $749+
    2 BEDS $809+
    3 BEDS $1,049
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    500 E. Third Street, Dayton, OH 45402
    1 BED $1,408
    2 BEDS $1,474
    3 BEDS $2,151+
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    619 Nathan Place, Dayton, OH 45409
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS $1,476+
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    4542 Kalida Ave., Dayton, OH 45424
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED $820+
    2 BEDS $1,000
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    4220 Daleview Ave, Dayton, OH 45405
    3 BEDS $1,115
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    6305 Holbrook Drive, Huber Heights, OH 45424
    3 BEDS $1,450
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    6116 Weybridge Dr, Trotwood, OH 45426
    3 BEDS $1,600
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    4838 Rainier Dr, Dayton, OH 45432
    3 BEDS $1,400
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    3424 N Marshall Rd, Kettering, OH 45429
    1 BED $899
    2 BEDS $1,099+
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    6045 N Main St, Dayton, OH 45415
    Income Restricted
    1 BED $798
    2 BEDS $945
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    114 W Hillcrest Ave, Dayton, OH 45405
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
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    4225 Shroyer Rd., Kettering, OH 45429
    2 BEDS $610+
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    5541 Bengie Court, Huber Heights, OH 45424
    2 BEDS $1,059+
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    4608 Far Hills Avenue, Kettering, OH 45429
    3 BEDS $1,100
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    4340 Far Hills Ave., Kettering, OH 45429
    2 BEDS $775
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Average rent in Dayton, OH

$1,027/mo Dayton, OH average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Dayton, OH is $1,027.

Dayton, OH apartment rent ranges

About 29% of apartment rents in Dayton, OH range between $1,001-$1,500. Meanwhile, apartments priced over $1,501-$2,000 represent 8% of apartments. Around 53% of Dayton’s apartments are in the $701-$1,000 price range. 8% of apartments are priced between $501-$700.

Dayton, OH rent trends

Getting around in Dayton, OH

58 /100
Somewhat Walkable
73 /100
Very Bikeable
Walk Score®: 58, Bike Score®: 73

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Dayton, OH last updated?

Prices and availability in Dayton, OH were last updated on 20 May 2024.

What are the best apartments in Dayton, OH?

The best apartments in Dayton, OH are: Huntley Ridge, Indian Lookout, SoDel, Bloomfield Apartments and Fox Run.

What is the average rent in Dayton, OH?

The average rent in Dayton, OH is $1,027. Start your search for apartments in Dayton, OH now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in Dayton, OH is between $659 and $1,600. View all studio apartments in Dayton, OH.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Dayton, OH is between $384 and $2,670. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Dayton, OH now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Dayton, OH is between $384 and $3,104. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Dayton, OH.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Dayton, OH is between $394 and $2,957. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Dayton, OH.

What type of rental buildings are in Dayton, OH?

In Dayton, 53% of the residents are renting compared to 47% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 12% of Dayton’s rentals, 50% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 38% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Dayton, OH?

The average age of rental buildings in Dayton is 41 years old, with 21% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 3 stories, of which 92% are garden-style apartment communities, 4% are mid-sized buildings, and 6% are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Dayton, OH?

Rental apartments in Dayton come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 3% 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 38% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 50% of all rentals in Dayton. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Dayton, OH in the news

Living in Dayton, OH

Dayton is a city in western Ohio and is home to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. Renters in the city fondly refer to it as the home of many inventions, as it has a wide range of museums and historical sites, including those for aviation. For example, you can see the Wright Brothers’ plan, while renters with kids are attracted to the zoo and children’s museum. Dayton also has a wide range of green parks and trails to explore that appeal to renters who hike, in addition to offering art museums, archaeological sites and diverse neighborhoods. Dayton has a continental climate with up to 40 inches of rain and 17 inches of snow. There are also fewer sunny days than the U.S. average. Renters can rest assured that Dayton is one of the safest cities from natural disasters, but they should be prepared for tornadoes.

Renting in Dayton, OH

Dayton offers its renters a dense, suburban feel in most neighborhoods, and there are more renters than homeowners. To that end, you’ll find more renting families in the city and 71 constituent neighborhoods to choose from. Specifically, Dayton offers apartment rentals, Victorian buildings, historic homes and single-family homes for rent. Some of the best places to rent a house in Dayton include downtown, Oregon District, South Park, Patterson Park, Centerville, Oakwood, Kettering and Beavercreek. Notably, there’s no government control over rents in Dayton, but landlords must give a full, 30-day notice before increasing rent on a month-to-month rental agreement. Additionally, if the renter is on a written lease, the landlord cannot increase the rent during the term. Renters also cannot pay late fees of more than 5% of the monthly rent. To evict a renter from a rental property in Dayton, the landlord can file for a legal procedure.

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Shopping in Dayton, OH

Renters in Dayton have access to diverse shopping opportunities, especially in the downtown area. Major shopping malls available include Westown Shopping Center, Pinewood Plaza Shopping Center and Eastown Shopping Center. Renters usually shop for their groceries at Kroger, Gem City Marker, West 3rd Grocery Store and People’s Market. There are also some popular chain stores in the city, including Walmart, JCPenney, Nordstrom Rack, Macy’s, Goodwill and more. In the rental areas, you’ll find coffee shops, bars and parks. Meanwhile, the best place for shopping in Dayton is downtown, offering dining, nightlife, visual arts, events, local stores and more.

Transportation in Dayton, OH

Dayton has average walkability and bikeability, with renters needing cars or public transportation some of the time. In particular, downtown Dayton is highly walkable and its renters get anywhere they need without a car. To that end, public transportation is provided to renters in Dayton through the Greater Dayton Regional Transit Authority (RTA). This serves more than 3,000 stops and operates electric, diesel and hybrid diesel buses. Dayton also has free EV-charging stations and hundreds of public charging stations for its renters. Finally, the closest airport is James M. Cox Dayton International Airport, which is 13 miles away and offers domestic flights.

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