Greenville, SC Rental Market Trends
The average rent for an apartment in Greenville is $1,136, a 4% increase compared to the previous year, when the average rent was $1,094.
Average Rent in Greenville, SC
|Average Rent||Y-o-Y Change||Average Apartment Size|
|$1,136||4%||954 sq. ft.|
The average size for a Greenville, SC apartment is 954 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.
Greenville, SC Apartment Rent Ranges
- > $2,0002%
Greenville, SC Occupied Housing Units
- Renter-occupied Households50%
- Owner-occupied Households49%
14,532 or 50% of the households in Greenville, SC are renter-occupied while 14,230 or 49% are owner-occupied.
Greenville, SC Rent Trends
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Average Rent in Greenville, SC By Neighborhood
|Augusta Street Area||$1,155|
|McBee Avenue Area||$1,403|
The most affordable neighborhoods in Greenville are Augusta Acres, where the average rent goes for $731/month, Donaldson Heights, where renters pay $731/mo on average, and Greater Sullivan, where the average rent goes for $731/mo. If you’re looking for other great deals, check out the listings from Magnolia Acres ($731), Pleasant Valley ($731), and Brutontown ($983), where the asking prices are below the average Greenville rent of $1,136/mo.
The most expensive neighborhoods in Greenville are Payne-Logan ($1,403), Southernside Greenville ($1,403) and Sterling ($1,403).
The most popular neighborhood in Greenville is Verdae, where there are 9 verified RENTCafé listings with an average rent of $1,073. Next up is Overbrook, where apartments go for $1,014/month, followed by Cavalier Woods with $1,073 If you’re looking to rent in Greenville’s most popular neighborhoods, make sure to also check out Downtown Greenville, where renters pay $1,403 on average, and Payne-Logan, where the average monthly rent is $1,403.
Greenville | Rent Comparison by Neighborhood
Rent in Arcadia Hills is 47% higher than in Augusta Acres
Arcadia Hills rent is 6% lower than Greenville average
Augusta Acres rent is 36% lower than Greenville average
How Greenville Compares to Other Cities
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