Bessemer, AL Rental Market Trends
The average rent for an apartment in Bessemer is $712, a 10% increase compared to the previous year, when the average rent was $647.
Average Rent in Bessemer, AL
|Average Rent||Y-o-Y Change||Average Apartment Size|
|$712||10%||960 sq. ft.|
The average size for a Bessemer, AL apartment is 960 square feet, but this number varies greatly depending on unit type, with cheap and luxury alternatives for houses and apartments alike. Studio apartments are the smallest and most affordable, 1-bedroom apartments are closer to the average, while 2-bedroom apartments and 3-bedroom apartments offer a more generous square footage.
Bessemer, AL Apartment Rent Ranges
- < $5005%
Bessemer, AL Occupied Housing Units
- Renter-occupied Households39%
- Owner-occupied Households60%
4,103 or 39% of the households in Bessemer, AL are renter-occupied while 6,366 or 60% are owner-occupied.
Bessemer, AL Rent Trends
|Mar / 2017||Jul / 2017||Nov / 2017||Mar / 2018||Jul / 2018||Nov / 2018||Mar / 2019||Jul / 2019||Jan / 2020|
Average Rent in Bessemer, AL By Neighborhood
|Woodward Country Club||$641|
|West Lake Highlands||$641|
|Sloss Village - Pauls Hill||$641|
|Bryants Of Jonesboro||$641|
|Blue Creek Junction||$641|
|Glen Hills - Pella Place||$711|
|Candle Brook Downs||$711|
|Taylor Lane Estates||$762|
|The Oaks At Parkwood||$788|
|The Glen At Bent Brook||$788|
|Loveless Park Loop||$788|
|Kingshill - Mccalla Highlands||$788|
|Flint Hill Trace||$788|
|Cedar Creek - Carriage Hills||$788|
|Ansley Estates - Hickory Grove||$788|
The most affordable neighborhoods in Bessemer are Blue Creek Junction, where the average rent goes for $641/month, Blue Lake, where renters pay $641/mo on average, and Brickyard Junction, where the average rent goes for $641/mo. If you’re looking for other great deals, check out the listings from Broadmoor ($641), Bryants Of Jonesboro ($641), and Cloverdale Garden ($641), where the asking prices are below the average Bessemer rent of $712/mo.
The most expensive neighborhoods in Bessemer are The Glen At Bent Brook ($788), The Oaks At Parkwood ($788) and Willow Brook ($788).
The most popular neighborhood in Bessemer is Ansley Estates - Hickory Grove, where there are 2 verified RENTCafé listings with an average rent of $788. Next up is Blue Creek Junction, where apartments go for $641/month, followed by Hueytown with $716 If you’re looking to rent in Bessemer’s most popular neighborhoods, make sure to also check out The Oaks At Parkwood, where renters pay $788 on average, and Bee Mountain, where the average monthly rent is $788.
Bessemer | Rent Comparison by Neighborhood
Rent in Ansley Estates - Hickory Grove is the same as in Bee Mountain
Ansley Estates - Hickory Grove rent is 11% higher than Bessemer average
Bee Mountain rent is 11% higher than Bessemer average
How Bessemer Compares to Other Cities
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