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Apartments for Rent in Portland, OR under $800 – 41 Rentals available


Renting a Cheap Apartment in Portland

Hip and laid-back Portland is a great Oregon city with lots of young and motivated residents. As the center of a thriving indie music scene, there are great venues for hearing established and up-and-coming bands all over Portland. Top restaurants, coffee shops, bars and breweries are also easy to come by here. Eclectic and funky neighborhoods, scattered all over the city, boast cozy cafes, many vintage and thrift stores, as well as historic homes. Cycling and alternative transportation is extremely popular in Portland, and residents place a premium on green living and organic, sustainable produce. Winter weather is frequently rainy. Portland’s economy is powered by shipping, manufacturing and real estate. Hiking, cycling, rock climbing, and river sports rank about the most popular recreational activities.

Portland, OR Demographics

  • Total Population645,291
  • Female 319,869
    Male 325,422
  • Median Age37.1

Average Rent in Portland, OR

  • Portland, OR Average Rental Price, May 2021 $1,533 /mo

Portland, OR Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $701-$1,0007%
  • $1,001-$1,50053%
  • $1,501-$2,00028%
  • > $2,00012%

Portland, OR Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 May / 2021
Portland, OR $1,452 $1,497 $1,502 $1,485 $1,547 $1,536 $1,538 $1,499 $1,493 $1,509 $1,533
National $1,314 $1,345 $1,354 $1,358 $1,390 $1,397 $1,400 $1,392 $1,396 $1,407 $1,428
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Portland, OR Households

  • Total Number of Households268,718
  • Family 137,633
    Non-family 131,085
  • Children 65,101
    No Children 203,617
  • Average People Per Household2.34
  • Median Household Income$71,005
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,428

Portland, OR Education Statistics

  • No High School3%
  • Some High School20%
  • Some College24%
  • Associate Degree6%
  • Bachelor Degree28%
  • Graduate Degree18%

Apartments in Portland, OR under $800

Balancing snug and cheap is no joke when it comes to renting a place to live. “Are there any apartments near me under $800?” 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 41 apartments for rent in Portland, OR on which you’ll spend less than $800. 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 $800

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 $800. The average rental size in Portland, OR is 423 Sq.Ft., but the $800 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.

Finding a home nearby is easier than you think. Check out our Apartments Near Me page and take your pick!