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Apartments for Rent in Jersey City, NJ under $1200 – 7 Rentals available

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Jersey City, NJ Demographics

  • Total Population261,746
  • Female 129,245
    Male 132,501
  • Median Age34.2

Average Rent in Jersey City, NJ

  • Jersey City, NJ Average Rental Price, February 2020 $2,986 /mo

Jersey City, NJ Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$7001%
  • $701-$1,0002%
  • $1,001-$1,5005%
  • $1,501-$2,0006%
  • > $2,00086%

Jersey City, NJ Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2016 Mar / 2017 Jul / 2017 Nov / 2017 Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Feb / 2020
Jersey City, NJ $2,794 $2,819 $2,855 $2,850 $2,840 $2,890 $2,903 $2,918 $2,951 $2,942 $2,986
National $1,340 $1,337 $1,368 $1,371 $1,374 $1,408 $1,417 $1,422 $1,458 $1,466 $1,468
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Jersey City, NJ Households

  • Total Number of Households101,007
  • Family 61,730
    Non-family 39,277
  • Children 31,452
    No Children 69,555
  • Average People Per Household2.56
  • Median Household Income$65,923
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,468

Jersey City, NJ Education Statistics

  • No High School6%
  • Some High School30%
  • Some College16%
  • Associate Degree4%
  • Bachelor Degree27%
  • Graduate Degree17%

Apartments in Jersey City, NJ under $1,200

Balancing snug and cheap is no joke when it comes to renting a place to live. “Are there any apartments near me under $1,200?” is a great question to start from. Knowing your budget means you’re one step ahead and on the right track. We’ve taken care of the rest and found 8 apartments for rent in Jersey City, NJ on which you’ll spend less than $1,200. A small, cheap rental means you’ll have to budget your living space as well. The great news is that keeping it simple pays off in more than one way. The cost of utilities is likely to run low, and you get the added benefit of not having to spend too much time cleaning up the whole place. Smaller apartments are more likely to be closer to the city center, so there are potential cuts to your transportation costs too. And here’s one more very special secret to add to your book-of-perks: you’re less likely to overshop when you know your space is limited.

Rentals near you under $1,200

Our goal is to help you find cheap apartments that live up to your dreams without crushing your budget. It may be a long shot to go looking for 3 bedroom apartments or even 2 bedroom for less than $1,200. The average rental size in Jersey City, NJ is 1,000 Sqft, but the $1,200 limit will probably narrow your search to places with a smaller square footage. Go through our listings and be on the look-out for a hassle-free studio or a 1 bedroom apartment. We trust you’ll turn it into a cozy home which is also budget-friendly to the core.

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