Allentown, PA Rental Market Trends
The average rent for an apartment in Allentown is $1,121, a 3% increase compared to the previous year.
Average Rent in Allentown, PA
|Average Rent||Y-o-Y Change||Average Apartment Size|
|$1,121||3%||855 sq. ft.|
The average size for a Allentown, PA apartment is 855 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.
Allentown, PA Apartment Rent Ranges
- < $5001%
Allentown, PA Occupied Housing Units
- Renter-occupied Households35%
- Owner-occupied Households64%
14,984 or 35% of the households in Allentown, PA are renter-occupied while 26,951 or 64% are owner-occupied.
Allentown, PA Rent Trends
|Mar / 2019||Aug / 2019|
Average Rent in Allentown, PA By Neighborhood
|East Side Allentown||$1,015|
|The Villas at South Mountain||$1,037|
|The Townes at Norfolk||$1,037|
|South Side Allentown||$1,037|
|South Mountain Terrace||$1,037|
|Reserve At Trout Creek||$1,037|
|Queen City Airport||$1,037|
|Little Lehigh Manor||$1,037|
|Little Lehigh Creek||$1,037|
|Hill Side Park||$1,037|
|High Point Terrace||$1,037|
|West Hill Terrace||$1,161|
|West End Allentown||$1,423|
|Villas at Trexler Park||$1,423|
|Heritage at Trexler Park||$1,423|
|Esattes at Trexler Park||$1,423|
The most affordable neighborhoods in Allentown are Dawn Square, where the average rent goes for $901/month, Fairgrounds, where renters pay $901/mo on average, and Highland Park, where the average rent goes for $901/mo. If you’re looking for other great deals, check out the listings from Old Allentown ($901), East Side Allentown ($1,015), and Hanover Hills ($1,015), where the asking prices are below the average Allentown rent of $1,121/mo.
The most expensive neighborhoods in Allentown are Springwood Manor ($1,423), Villas at Trexler Park ($1,423) and West End Allentown ($1,423).
Allentown | Rent Comparison by Neighborhood
Rent in Alton Park is 27% lower than in College Heights
Alton Park rent is 7% lower than Allentown average
College Heights rent is 27% higher than Allentown average
How Does Allentown Compare to Nearby Cities
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For more information about the Allentown rental trends, check out our monthly rent report