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Apartments for Rent in Portsmouth, VA under $1200 – 31 Rentals available

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Portsmouth, VA Demographics

  • Total Population95,311
  • Female 45,919
    Male 49,392
  • Median Age35.2

Average Rent in Portsmouth, VA

  • Portsmouth, VA Average Rental Price, March 2020 $962 /mo

Portsmouth, VA Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$7009%
  • $701-$1,00065%
  • $1,001-$1,50021%
  • $1,501-$2,0005%

Portsmouth, VA Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2017 Jul / 2017 Nov / 2017 Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Mar / 2020
Portsmouth, VA $900 $911 $917 $924 $936 $958 $951 $965 $962
National $1,337 $1,369 $1,371 $1,374 $1,408 $1,417 $1,422 $1,458
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Portsmouth, VA Households

  • Total Number of Households36,471
  • Family 21,670
    Non-family 14,801
  • Children 10,900
    No Children 25,571
  • Average People Per Household2.52
  • Median Household Income$50,224
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,114

Portsmouth, VA Education Statistics

  • No High School3%
  • Some High School39%
  • Some College31%
  • Associate Degree8%
  • Bachelor Degree13%
  • Graduate Degree6%

Search for apartments in Portsmouth, VA under $1,200

There’s more than one way to spend $1,200 on rent in Portsmouth, VA, so the first step is to start thinking about what you really want from your new home. Be mindful of what makes you tick. Look for 2 bedroom apartments for rent for less than $1,200 if you want to share your living space and don’t mind being further away from the city center. Search for 3 bedroom apartments if you’re moving in with family or planning to share part of your life and living expenses with more friends. If city bustle is what you live for, you might want to search for a studio or 1 bedroom apartment closer to the city center.

The perfect $1,200 rental near you

Don’t dismiss the idea of a studio just because it sounds small and featureless: studios come in many shapes and sizes, and it only takes a few strikes of creativity to go from drab to lively. If an all-in-one-room apartment spells total lack of privacy for you, have a look at the 1 bedroom apartments for rent in Portsmouth, VA. Customize your search by using more RENTCafé filters. Decide what amenities you can’t live without and focus your search on the apartments that offer them. Are you bringing in a pet? Narrow your options to pet-friendly apartments for rent. Want more windows so that natural light floods your home? Hardwood floors or plush carpet in the living area? There are 8 apartments for rent below $1,200 in Portsmouth, VA for every taste. Decide what you need, stay focused, and you’re bound to find your perfect apartment in no time.

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