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Apartments for Rent in Columbia, SC under $1200 – 434 Rentals available

  • Apartment
    600 Greenlawn Drive, Columbia, SC 29209
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Ascend Communities
    Available Today!
    (833) 800-3904
  • Apartment
    20 Helton Drive, Columbia, SC 29229
    $1,099 - $2,125
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Ascend Communities
    Available Today!
    (833) 869-8079
  • Apartment
    1230 Pendleton Street, Columbia, SC 29201
    $750 - $1,050
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    CMM Realty, Inc
    Available Today!
    (833) 516-0177
  • Apartment
    8100 Garners Ferry Road, Columbia, SC 29209
    $855 - $1,403
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Available Today!
    (833) 458-0354
  • Apartment
    113 Paces Brook Avenue, Columbia, SC 29212
    $785 - $1,526
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    LMS Investment Management
    Available Today!
    (833) 331-6471
  • Apartment
    500 Harbison Blvd., Columbia, SC 29212
    $727 - $4,538
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-3 Baths
    Available Today!
    (844) 515-8325
  • Apartment
    34 Woodcross Drive, Columbia, SC 29212
    $936 - $4,006
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Available Today!
    (803) 407-3332
  • Apartment
    1800 Killian Lakes Drive, Columbia, SC 29203
    $750 - $1,070
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Available Today!
    (844) 554-1421
  • Apartment
    1601 Longcreek Drive, Columbia, SC 29210
    $619 - $844
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    US Residential Group
    (833) 248-8161
  • Apartment
    1401 Hampton Street, Columbia, SC 29201
    $1,010 - $1,360
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (803) 828-7790
  • Apartment
    811 Mallet Hill Road, Columbia, SC 29223
    See current rent specials
    $899 - $1,299
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (833) 796-2502
  • Apartment
    1513 Farrington Way, Columbia, SC 29210
    $675 - $1,310
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2.5 Baths
    (803) 772-0884
  • Apartment
    100 Rice Terrace Dr, Columbia, SC 29229
    $765 - $1,890
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2.5 Baths
    (803) 865-1695
  • Apartment
    751 Mallet Hill Road, Columbia, SC 29223
    $1,014 - $1,584
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    US Residential Group
    (833) 223-3476
  • Apartment
    1310 Oakcrest, Columbia, SC 29223
    $910 - $1,240
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (803) 419-8880
  • Apartment
    551 Riverhill Circle, Columbia, SC 29210
    $815 - $1,205
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Easlan Management
    (803) 933-9100
  • Apartment
    100 Fairforest Road, Columbia, SC 29212
    $980
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (803) 373-1616
  • Apartment
    2038 Lake Murray Blvd., Columbia, SC 29212
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    $1,020 - $2,140
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (803) 403-1530
  • Apartment
    900 Gracern Road, Columbia, SC 29210
    $725 - $1,350
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2.5 Baths
    (803) 772-6500
  • Apartment
    137 Roseberry Lane, Columbia, SC 29223
    $1,129 - $1,999
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Ascend Communities
    (803) 708-3533
  • Apartment
    501 Pelham Dr, Columbia, SC 29209
    $750 - $975
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (855) 736-8223
  • Apartment
    169 Brook Pines Drive, Columbia, SC 29210
    $450 - $710
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    (844) 846-0332
  • Apartment
    521 College St, Columbia, SC 29201
    $756 - $886
    • 3 Beds
    • 3 Baths
    (803) 708-7330
  • Apartment
    350 Powell Road, Columbia, SC 29203
    See current rent specials
    $728 - $1,293
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (833) 607-9501
  • Apartment
    716 Zimalcrest Dr, Columbia, SC 29210
    $635 - $870
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 2 Baths
    (844) 788-8954

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Columbia, SC Demographics

  • Total Population132,236
  • Female 67,861
    Male 64,375
  • Median Age28.3

Average Rent in Columbia, SC

  • Columbia, SC Average Rental Price, May 2019$1,026/mo

Columbia, SC Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$70015%
  • $701-$1,00053%
  • $1,001-$1,50021%
  • $1,501-$2,0006%
  • > $2,0005%

Columbia, SC Rent Trends

Average Rent Jan / 2016 May / 2016 Sept / 2016 Jan / 2017 May / 2017 Sept / 2017 Jan / 2018 May / 2018 May / 2019
Columbia, SC $937 $948 $954 $963 $988 $998 $1,004 $1,003 $1,026
National $1,290 $1,319 $1,334 $1,329 $1,354 $1,366 $1,366 $1,381 $1,396
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Columbia, SC Households

  • Total Number of Households46,098
  • Family 22,292
    Non-family 23,806
  • Children 11,336
    No Children 34,762
  • Average People Per Household2.24
  • Median Household Income$43,650
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$915

Columbia, SC Education Statistics

  • No High School3%
  • Some High School35%
  • Some College20%
  • Associate Degree6%
  • Bachelor Degree21%
  • Graduate Degree15%

The best apartments in Columbia, SC under $1,200

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