Cleveland, OH Rental Market Trends
The average rent for an apartment in Cleveland is $1,123, a 3% increase compared to the previous year.
Average Rent in Cleveland, OH
|Average Rent||Y-o-Y Change||Average Apartment Size|
|$1,123||3%||803 sq. ft.|
The average size for a Cleveland, OH apartment is 803 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.
Cleveland, OH Apartment Rent Ranges
- < $5002%
- > $2,0007%
Cleveland, OH Occupied Housing Units
- Renter-occupied Households51%
- Owner-occupied Households48%
87,053 or 51% of the households in Cleveland, OH are renter-occupied while 82,312 or 48% are owner-occupied.
Cleveland, OH Rent Trends
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Average Rent in Cleveland, OH By Neighborhood
|West Park - Kamm's Corners||$651|
The most affordable neighborhoods in Cleveland are Kinsman, where the average rent goes for $488/month, Woodland Hills, where renters pay $488/mo on average, and Union-Miles Park, where the average rent goes for $551/mo. If you’re looking for other great deals, check out the listings from South Broadway ($577), Jefferson ($597), and South Collinwood ($634), where the asking prices are below the average Cleveland rent of $1,123/mo.
The most expensive neighborhoods in Cleveland are Hough ($1,497), Industrial Valley ($1,522) and University ($1,580).
The most popular neighborhood in Cleveland is Downtown Cleveland, where there are 19 verified RENTCafé listings with an average rent of $1,459. Next up is Buckeye-Shaker, where apartments go for $739/month, followed by University with $1,580 If you’re looking to rent in Cleveland’s most popular neighborhoods, make sure to also check out Edgewater, where renters pay $1,000 on average, and Ohio City, where the average monthly rent is $1,422.
Cleveland | Rent Comparison by Neighborhood
Rent in Brooklyn-Center is 14% lower than in Buckeye-Shaker
Brooklyn-Center rent is 43% lower than Cleveland average
Buckeye-Shaker rent is 34% lower than Cleveland average
How Cleveland Compares to Other Cities
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