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    Fully Equipped Kitchen at The Jamestown Apartment Flats, Richmond, 23224 Model Bedroom  at The Jamestown Apartment Flats, Richmond, VA, 23224
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    500 West 14Th St., Richmond, VA 23224
    26 Units available
    1 BED $1,372+
    2 BEDS $2,233+
    3 BEDS $2,261+
    Property reviews
    5/5 Adriana A. on Oct 13, 2021

    Very nice place to live

    4.5/5 Evan on May 4, 2023

    This place is perfect for anyone who is looking for a quiet, friendly place to live. It has gated parking lots which is awesome and we love the balcony. Great place for a great price.

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    clubroom kitchenette area with gray cabinets and appliances bedroom of the apartment showing queen bed with a window and artwork
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    1701 Irondale Road, North Chesterfield, VA 23235
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    1 BED $1,508+
    2 BEDS $1,625+
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    5/5 Anonymous on Mar 1, 2024

    the apartments are a good location and not a bad rental. considering the age of the apartments they are kept up pretty well.

    5/5 Karina on Jan 5, 2024

    Todo me gusta, es agradable y limpio y es bonito

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    Sink With Faucet at Link Apartments® Manchester, Richmond, Virginia Gorgeous Bedroom at Link Apartments® Manchester, Virginia, 23224
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    901 Mcdonough Street, Richmond, VA 23224
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    1 BED $1,403+
    2 BEDS $1,786+
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    5/5 T. M. on Jul 4, 2023

    The feeling of being safe and comfortable in this community is my number one goal. This community at Links is that and so much more. The staff is great and I live that it is a smoje free building. ????????

    5/5 Tyron on Feb 20, 2022

    LIKE ALL NEW DWELLINGS WE HAD ISSUES IN THE BEGINNING. NOW THAT THE MAJOR ISSUES HAVE BEEN FIXED, VERY NICE PROPERTY.

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    Fully Furnished Kitchen at Pohlig Box Factory, Richmond, VA Gorgeous Bedroom at Pohlig Box Factory, Richmond, 23223
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    2411 E. Franklin Street, Richmond, VA 23223
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    Studio $1,195
    1 BED $1,345+
    2+ BEDS $1,795+
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    4.5/5 Anonymous on Mar 5, 2024

    All i can say is what a beautiful place

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    311 South 11Th Street, Richmond, VA 23219
    1 BED $1,699+
    2 BEDS $2,038+
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    1313 E. Main St., Richmond, VA 23219
    1 BED $1,419
    2 BEDS $1,749
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    800 E. Main St., Richmond, VA 23219
    1 BED $1,299
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    4 BEDS $3,169
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    2820 W. Broad St., Richmond, VA 23230
    1 BED $1,600+
    2 BEDS $2,300
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    500 West 14Th St., Richmond, VA 23224
    1 BED $1,372+
    2 BEDS $2,233+
    3 BEDS $2,261+
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    119 S. 1St St., Richmond, VA 23219
    1 BED $1,289
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    1317 Hull St., Richmond, VA 23224
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    1 Drayson Way, Richmond, VA 23226
    1 BED $1,881+
    2 BEDS $2,075+
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    1650 Overbrook Road, Richmond, VA 23220
    1 BED $1,517+
    2 BEDS $2,165+
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    1701 Irondale Road, North Chesterfield, VA 23235
    1 BED $1,508+
    2 BEDS $1,625+
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    5500 Vinings Drive, Richmond, VA 23234
    1 BED $1,389+
    2 BEDS $1,548+
    3 BEDS $2,004+
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    805 N Arthur Ashe Blvd Suite 1, Richmond, VA 23220
    1 BED $1,340+
    2 BEDS $1,599+
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    2 W Marshall Street, Richmond, VA 23220
    Studio $1,259+
    1 BED $1,509+
    2 BEDS $2,064+
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    5950 Westower Court, Richmond, VA 23225
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    1 BED $1,324+
    2 BEDS $1,629
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    901 Mcdonough Street, Richmond, VA 23224
    1 BED $1,403+
    2 BEDS $1,786+
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    316 E. Grace St., Richmond, VA 23219
    3 BEDS $2,049
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    5000 Libbie Mill East Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23230
    Studio $1,536+
    1 BED $1,780+
    2+ BEDS $2,588+
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    1817 E. Main Street, Richmond, VA 23223
    Studio $1,038+
    1 BED $1,228+
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    9201 Creek's Crossing Blvd., Richmond, VA 23235
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    3 BEDS $2,225
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    2411 E. Franklin Street, Richmond, VA 23223
    Studio $1,195
    1 BED $1,345+
    2+ BEDS $1,795+
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    41 1/2 Malvern Avenue, Richmond, VA 23221
    1 BED $1,550+
    2 BEDS $1,895
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Average rent in Richmond, VA

$1,483/mo Richmond, VA average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Richmond, VA is $1,483.

Richmond, VA apartment rent ranges

About 33% of apartment rents in Richmond, VA range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 8% of apartments. Around 52% of Richmond’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 8% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Richmond, VA rent trends

Getting around in Richmond, VA

23 /100
Car-Dependent
43 /100
Some Transit
45 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 23, Transit Score®: 43, Bike Score®: 45

Frequently asked questions

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

Prices and availability in Richmond, VA were last updated on 12 Jul 2024.

What are the best apartments in Richmond, VA?

The best apartments in Richmond, VA are: Summit at Bon Air, The Jamestown Apartment Flats, Link Apartments® Manchester, Pohlig Box Factory and The Locks.

What is the average rent in Richmond, VA?

The average rent in Richmond, VA is $1,483. Start your search for apartments in Richmond, VA now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in Richmond, VA is between $885 and $5,350. View all studio apartments in Richmond, VA.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Richmond, VA is between $885 and $8,059. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Richmond, VA now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Richmond, VA is between $900 and $9,712. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Richmond, VA.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Richmond, VA is between $925 and $12,249. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Richmond, VA.

What type of rental buildings are in Richmond, VA?

In Richmond 57% of the housing is rented out compared to 43% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 21% of Richmond’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 58% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 21% are single-family rentals.

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

The average age of rental buildings in Richmond is 34 years old, with 41% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 4 stories, of which 83% are garden-style apartment communities, 17% are mid-sized buildings, and 7% are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Richmond, VA?

Rental apartments in Richmond come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 4% 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 37% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 49% of all rentals in Richmond. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

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Living in Richmond, VA

Living in location

Bordered to the east and to the north by the scenic James River, Richmond is a famous small town in Virginia with a central location and a lower cost of living than nearby Alexandria, VA. Specifically, renters in Richmond are 105 miles south of Alexandria, VA; 110 miles northwest of Virginia Beach, VA; 110 miles south of Washington, D.C.; 150 miles southwest of Baltimore; and 155 miles northeast of Raleigh, NC. Many young professionals, college students and families are renting in Richmond, which has a local economy well-insulated by financial, medical, biotechnology, manufacturing and transportation industries. In addition to outdoor adventures, renting in Richmond offers an abundance of cultural destinations, like the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts; the Virginia Museum of History and Culture; and the Science Museum of Virginia. Public education is provided to renters by Richmond City Public Schools.

The city is peppered with historical landmarks, boasting a heritage that dates back to colonial times. Among these are the State Capitol, which Thomas Jefferson designed, and numerous Civil War monuments. The local cuisine reflects this history, with a burgeoning food scene that pays homage to both traditional Southern cooking and modern culinary innovations. Richmond's economic landscape is equally vibrant, with Fortune 500 companies situated alongside burgeoning start-ups, fostering an environment of growth and opportunity. This economic diversity attracts a workforce with a broad range of skills and backgrounds, contributing to the city's dynamic and inclusive community.

Renting in Richmond, VA

Here, Forest Hill offers apartments rentals in Tudor revival and bungalow-style houses, and Fulton Hill showcases apartments and Victorian-style houses for rent with amazing hilltop views of the James River. Or, Jackson Ward - known as the "Harlem of the South" - offers apartment rentals amidst historic rowhouses and Greek revival-style, multifamily houses. At the same time, the Museum District showcases Tudor revival and colonial revival apartments for rent within walking distance of cultural points of interest, while Woodland Heights offers apartments and single-family houses with colonial revival and Tudor-style architecture in a neighborhood with lots of outdoor space. Likewise, Windsor Farms exhibits colonial revival and English Tudor-style homes, offering apartments and single-family houses close to landmarks like the Virginia House and Agecroft Hall. Lastly, Carytown features apartments for rent with historic architecture or, for a highly desirable and peaceful setting, Byrd Park offers apartments for rent surrounded by the scenic, 200-acre Byrd Park.

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Shopping in Richmond, VA

For a shopping mall experience filled with luxury brands like Saks and Tiffany & Co, renters go to the Chesterfield Town Center and Stony Point Fashion Park. Or, Na Nin and Halcyon Vintage are the local go-to stores for trendy clothing and fragrances, while the Fan District is where renters will find Deep Groove Records, as well as Lineage for designer bags and Southern-made goods. Additionally, Westhampton boasts upscale clothing stores like Peter-Blair, Strawberry Fields, Nellie George, and Beckon Home for womenswear and interior design inspirations. And, for decorating new apartment rentals, try shopping at the Short Pump Town Center. Otherwise, in the Arts District, Someday offers home accessories, as well, while Shockoe Slip is where renters will find the Fountain Bookstore.

Transportation in Richmond, VA

With easy access to highways like interstates 95 and 64, owning a personal vehicle is common when renting in Richmond. Alternatively, the Greater Richmond Transit Company (GRTC) operates a bus system throughout the city and neighboring counties, with the Pulse Bus Rapid Transit taking renters to major attractions. GRTC's CARE program also provides accessible transportation for renters who qualify. Or, for eco-friendly options, Richmond has bike lanes and a bike-sharing program called RVA Bikeshare, and electric scooter rentals are available from Bird, Bolt, Lime and Helbiz. Of course, ridesharing services - like Uber and Lyft - along with traditional taxis, provide convenient alternatives for renters who prefer not to drive. Finally, Richmond International Airport provides air travel to renters.

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