Harrisburg, PA Rental Market Trends
The average rent for an apartment in Harrisburg is $1,032, a 27% decrease compared to the previous year, when the average rent was $1,418.
Average Rent in Harrisburg, PA
|Average Rent||Y-o-Y Change||Average Apartment Size|
|$1,032||-27%||810 sq. ft.|
The average size for a Harrisburg, PA apartment is 810 square feet, but this number varies greatly depending on apartment type. 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.
Harrisburg, PA Apartment Rent Ranges
Harrisburg, PA Occupied Housing Units
- Renter-occupied Households47%
- Owner-occupied Households52%
9,504 or 47% of the households in Harrisburg, PA are renter-occupied while 10,684 or 52% are owner-occupied.
Harrisburg, PA Rent Trends
|Jan / 2019||Aug / 2019|
Average Rent in Harrisburg, PA By Neighborhood
|Olde Uptown Harrisburg||$840|
|Midtown Historic District Harrisburg||$840|
|North Sixth Street Historic District||$1,052|
The most affordable neighborhoods in Harrisburg are Hillside Village, where the average rent goes for $772/month, Reservoir Park, where renters pay $772/mo on average, and Capitol Heights, where the average rent goes for $815/mo. If you’re looking for other great deals, check out the listings from Fox Ridge ($815), Midtown Historic District Harrisburg ($840), and Olde Uptown Harrisburg ($840), where the asking prices are below the average Harrisburg rent of $1,032/mo.
The most expensive neighborhoods in Harrisburg are Northern Tier ($1,062), Montrose Park ($1,101) and Uptown Harrisburg ($1,101).
Harrisburg | Rent Comparison by Neighborhood
Rent in Allison Hill is 5% lower than in Bellevue Park
Allison Hill rent is 16% lower than Harrisburg average
Bellevue Park rent is 11% lower than Harrisburg average
How Does Harrisburg Compare to Nearby Cities
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For more information about the Harrisburg rental trends, check out our monthly rent report