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Apartments for Rent in Blacksburg, VA
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    750 Hethwood Blvd #100G, Blacksburg, VA 24060
    1 BED $1,136+
    2 BEDS $1,279+
    3+ BEDS $1,529+
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    535 Blackrock Dr, Blacksburg, VA 24060
    1 BED $1,475
    2 BEDS $1,575+
    3 BEDS $1,785+
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    200 Hampton Court, Blacksburg, VA 24060
    Studio $1,107+
    1 BED $1,155+
    2+ BEDS $1,189+
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    1325 Brighton Ct, Blacksburg, VA 24060
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS $847
    3 BEDS $954+
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    4237 Prices Fork Rd, Blacksburg, VA 24060
    Income Restricted
    2 BEDS $900
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    1129 East Main St., Radford, VA 24141
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    2 BEDS Ask for Pricing
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    321 West Main Street, Radford, VA 24141
    Income Restricted
    2 BEDS $540
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    335 West Main Street, Radford, VA 24141
    Income Restricted
    2 BEDS $650+

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Average rent in Blacksburg, VA

$2,071/mo Blacksburg, VA average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Blacksburg, VA is $2,071.

Blacksburg, VA apartment rent ranges

About 32% of apartment rents in Blacksburg, VA range between $1,001-$1,500. Meanwhile, apartments priced over $1,501-$2,000 represent 27% of apartments. Around 8% of Blacksburg’s apartments are in the $701-$1,000 price range. 1% of apartments are priced between $501-$700.

Blacksburg, VA rent trends

Getting around in Blacksburg, VA

10 /100
32 /100
Some Transit
38 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 10, Transit Score®: 32, Bike Score®: 38

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Blacksburg, VA last updated?

Prices and availability in Blacksburg, VA were last updated on 28 Feb 2024.

What are the best apartments in Blacksburg, VA?

The best apartments in Blacksburg, VA are: Foxridge Apartments, Highlands at Huckleberry Ridge, Windsor Hills, Cedar Crest and Prices Fork Apartments.

What is the average rent in Blacksburg, VA?

The average rent in Blacksburg, VA is $2,071. Start your search for apartments in Blacksburg, VA now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Blacksburg, VA?

The price range for a studio apartment in Blacksburg, VA is between $1,106 and $1,659. View all studio apartments in Blacksburg, VA.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Blacksburg, VA?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Blacksburg, VA is between $847 and $1,896. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Blacksburg, VA now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Blacksburg, VA?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Blacksburg, VA is between $847 and $1,985. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Blacksburg, VA.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Blacksburg, VA?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Blacksburg, VA is between $954 and $2,713. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Blacksburg, VA.

What type of rental buildings are in Blacksburg, VA?

In Blacksburg, 66% of the residents are renting compared to 34% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 5% of Blacksburg’s rentals, 81% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 12% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Blacksburg, VA?

The average age of rental buildings in Blacksburg is 34 years old, with 31% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 3 stories, of which all are garden-style apartment communities, 14% 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 Blacksburg, VA?

Rental apartments in Blacksburg 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 17% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 42% of all rentals in Blacksburg. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Blacksburg, VA

Blacksburg is home to Virginia Tech, but it’s much more than just a small college town. The landscape of Blacksburg is beautiful, located on the New River Valley along the Eastern Continental Divide. The weather in this region of rolling hills and valleys is considered humid continental due to its elevation. Consequently, summers can get pretty hot, while the winters are mild with just a little bit of snowfall. When renting a home in this area, families can look forward to a highly rated public school system, lots of parks to play in and a strong sense of community. There are also lots of restaurants, cafes and breweries along Main Street that cater to renters in and around Virginia Tech, as approximately 30,000 students attend the university.

Renting in Blacksburg, VA

Renting an apartment in Blacksburg is a popular option. In fact, more people rent here (about 60%) than own their homes. That means there’s plenty of availability for affordable and luxury options in rental apartments. Notably, the rental apartments are at least four stories tall and are surrounded by gorgeous scenery and a bounty of amenities. That includes swimming pools, grilling stations, clubhouses and fitness centers in each apartment complex for renters to enjoy. Tree-lined streets and hiking trails are also all around for renters to enjoy: The city is surrounded by the backdrop of the Jefferson National Forest and the Cherokee National Forest. There are also many walkable neighborhoods, especially around Virginia Tech because many college students who rent don’t have cars.

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Shopping in Blacksburg, VA

There are also a variety of shopping options near rental apartments in Blacksburg. For instance, for an open-air outdoor shopping mall trip, renters can go to First and Main. It has a variety of clothing stores, salons and restaurants. There are also other shopping plazas around town, including the University Mall Shopping Center, Patrick Henry Shopping Center and University Crossroads. All are near rental communities and some are even walkable. Meanwhile, located along North Main Street in the downtown area, there are more local “mom and pop” shops that have boutique clothing, antiques and artisan goods. For grocery stores near rental apartments, the choices are two Krogers, two Food Lions, and an Oasis World Market that has some fun international food choices.

Transportation in Blacksburg, VA

The main highway that runs through Blacksburg is U.S. 460, a four-lane road that connects to other cities around the area, like Christiansburg and Princetown. It’s near many rental properties and makes for easy travel by car. As far as public transportation, the Blacksburg Transit is the bus system that serves the area, but it’s mainly geared toward getting Virginia Tech students around town and campus. While it’s free for students, renters can pay a small fee to use it. The Smart Way Bus is another regional commuter bus that connects to towns near Blacksburg, as well as to the regional airport — the Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport. It has commercial flights for renters who need to get to major cities around the U.S.

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