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Apartments for Rent in Medford, OR
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Getting around in Medford, OR

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40 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 19, Bike Score®: 40

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Medford, OR last updated?

Prices and availability in Medford, OR were last updated on 2 Feb 2023.

What are the best apartments in Medford, OR?

The best apartments in Medford, OR are: 2325 & 2327 Dahlia, 3834 Viewcrest A-D, 551/551.5 Haven, Poplar Village Apartments and Progress Estates Apartments.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Medford, OR?

The price range for a studio apartment in Medford, OR is between $695 and $1,517. View all studio apartments in Medford, OR.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Medford, OR?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Medford, OR is between $945 and $1,593. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Medford, OR now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Medford, OR?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Medford, OR is between $1,145 and $1,800. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Medford, OR.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Medford, OR?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Medford, OR is between $1,395 and $1,965. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Medford, OR.

What type of rental buildings are in Medford, OR?

In Medford 47% of the housing is rented out compared to 53% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 14% of Medford’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 52% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 32% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Medford, OR?

The average age of rental buildings in Medford is 0 years old, with none being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 0 stories, of which none are garden-style apartment communities, none are mid-sized buildings, and none are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Medford, OR?

Rental apartments in Medford come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 0% 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 0% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 0% of all rentals in Medford. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Renter's guide to Medford, OR

You’ll love calling the scenic city of Medford your home! In fact, it's one of the most diverse and exciting cities in southern Oregon. This vibrant community is filled with welcoming neighbors and picturesque mountain views.

The city's also considered the halfway point between Portland and San Francisco, making it a major hub in the area.

At approximately 26 square-miles, Medford is 5.5 times smaller than Portland, which is 275 miles to the north. Medford is also 360 miles from San Francisco and 79 miles from Klamath Falls, OR.

Local Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center was ranked as one of the top hospitals in Oregon, according to U.S. News & World Report.

The weather in Medford can get quite hot during the summer, with temperatures reaching into the low-90s in July and August. Average winter temperatures are in the mid 40s to low 50s, though they do occasionally drop below freezing at night. The city receives around 19 inches of rain per year, along with about 7 inches of snow.

Tips for renting in Medford, OR

Ready to discover Medford? We bet! But first, let's take a moment to get familiar with some of the local tenant laws.

Your landlord has the right to increase rent as much as they see fit, so long as they give you 90 days’ notice in advance  – the State of Oregon doesn't allow for rent control.

If repairs need to be made but the landlord refuses to make them, you have the right to handle the repairs on your own and deduct the cost from your rent. But you must first provide written notice to your landlord, along with receipts for the completed work.

Always read your lease agreement, so you'll know what's expected of you and your landlord.

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Medford, OR demographics

Medford, OR has a population of 82,098 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 42,484 of Medford’s residents are women and 39,614 are men. The median age of those who live in Medford, OR is 37.4.

Living in Medford, OR

Medford is an amazing community with fine wine, diverse cuisines, and plenty of scenery. With Siskiyou Mountains and Mt. McLoughlin close by, hikers, campers, and outdoor enthusiasts will have plenty of keep them busy. And heading downtown offers lots of restaurant choices and boutique shops, as well as some really cool events.

But living in Medford does have its drawbacks. Professional sports are hard to come by, with the closest teams being hundreds of miles away, in Portland and Sacramento. This also means that residents are quite a ways away from major urban centers – although Medford is still one of the biggest cities in southern Oregon.

Medford, OR households

  • 20,498 Family
    12,633 Non-family
  • 10,392 Children
    22,739 No Children
  • 33,131Total Number of Households
  • 2.42Average People Per Household
  • $52,243Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 33,131 households in Medford, OR. 20,498 are family households and 12,633 are non-family households. There are 10,392 households with children in Medford and 22,739 households without children. On average, about 2.42 people live in a household in Medford, OR.

Things to do in Medford, OR

There are many beautiful parks and trails throughout the city, including Oregon Hills Park, which features sandy areas, water buckets, paths, and much more. Holmes Park is even more spacious, with open fields, picnic areas, playgrounds, and tennis courts.

Looking for a fun place for kids in Medford? You’ll want to explore the Kid’s Time Children Museum, which is filled with hands-on exhibits, a tree house, classes, and other fun rooms.

Downtown Medford is a premiere attraction in southern Oregon, with its selection of shops, restaurants, breweries and pubs, and more. Some great annual events include the Winter Wine Event and the Harvest Fair & MicroBrew Festival. Then there's the Southern Oregon Music Festival. And you won’t want to miss their holiday events and art shows either.

Medford is within fifty miles of national forests, national parks, and Mt. McLoughlin, adding lots of beauty to this gorgeous landscape. You’ll find lakes nearby as well, and the Pacific Ocean is close enough for a weekend trip with the family.

Things to do

Medford is within fifty miles of national forests, national parks, and Mt. McLoughlin, adding lots of beauty to this gorgeous landscape. You’ll find lakes nearby as well, and the Pacific Ocean is close enough for a weekend trip with the family.

Whether you want to spend a day enjoying nature, sampling local wines, or simply catching a movie at the Cinemark Tinseltown Movie Theater, you'll always have plenty to do in Medford.

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Medford, OR employment & economy

Medford’s economy is mainly driven by agriculture and is home to the Harry and David Operations Corp. – the largest employer in southern Oregon. Lithia Motors, a Fortune 500 company, also has its headquarters in Medford.

Two major medical centers, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center and Providence Medford Medical Center, provide thousands of jobs as well.

Education in Medford, OR

Rogue Community College is located in Medford and offers a 2-year degree program, certificate programs, and credits that can transfer to major universities.

Southern Oregon University has a campus in Medford and offers dozens of degree programs, from education to biology. Their athletic teams, the Raiders, compete in the Frontier Conference.

The city is part of the Medford School District, the largest in southern Oregon. The district has 21 schools, and there are also several private schools in the area.

Medford, OR education statistics

The level of education of the population of Medford, OR is as follows: 3% have no high school education, 34% completed some high school, 32% partially completed college, 8% have an Associate Degree, 15% have a Bachelor Degree, and 8% have a Graduate Degree.

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