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Average rent in Salem, OR

$1,349/mo Salem, OR average rental price, July 2022
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Salem, OR is $1,349.

    Salem, OR apartment rent ranges

    About 27% of apartment rents in Salem, OR range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 2% of apartments. Around 59% of Salem’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 13% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

    Salem, OR rent trends

    Getting around in Salem, OR

    83 /100
    Very Walkable
    50 /100
    Good Transit
    79 /100
    Very Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 83, Transit Score®: 50, Bike Score®: 79

    Frequently asked questions

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

    Prices and availability in Salem, OR were last updated on 7 Dec 2022.

    What are the best apartments in Salem, OR?

    The best apartments in Salem, OR are: THE VILLAGE, Battlecreek South, Lancaster Commons, Parkview and Fairmount Park Apartments.

    What is the average rent in Salem, OR?

    The average rent in Salem, OR is $1,349. Start your search for apartments in Salem, OR now.

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

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Salem, OR is between $810 and $2,600. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Salem, OR now.

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

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Salem, OR is between $925 and $3,250. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Salem, OR.

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

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Salem, OR is between $975 and $3,250. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Salem, OR.

    What type of rental buildings are in Salem, OR?

    In Salem 45% of the housing is rented out compared to 55% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 10% of Salem’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 62% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 27% are single-family rentals.

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

    The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Salem are about 30 years old, on average. Of these, 32% have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 3 stories. About 96% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 4% are mid-rises, and none are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

    What apartment floorplans are common in Salem, OR?

    Rental apartments in Salem come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 2% 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 25% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 64% of all rentals in Salem. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

    Salem, OR demographics

    Salem, OR has a population of 171,806 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 84,810 of Salem’s residents are women and 86,996 are men. The median age of those who live in Salem, OR is 35.9.

    Salem, OR households

    • 39,454 Family
      23,534 Non-family
    • 19,882 Children
      43,106 No Children
    • 62,988Total Number of Households
    • 2.6Average People Per Household
    • $58,726Median Household Income

    According to U.S. Census data, there are 62,988 households in Salem, OR. 39,454 are family households and 23,534 are non-family households. There are 19,882 households with children in Salem and 43,106 households without children. On average, about 2.6 people live in a household in Salem, OR.

    Salem, OR education statistics

    The level of education of the population of Salem, OR is as follows: 5% have no high school education, 31% completed some high school, 30% partially completed college, 8% have an Associate Degree, 16% have a Bachelor Degree, and 10% have a Graduate Degree.

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