Cheap Apartments for Rent in Washington, DC - 865 Rentals available
Apartments Under $800
Apartments Under $1,000
Apartments Under $1,100
$1,031 - $5,718
- Studio-3 Beds
- 1-3 Baths
Apartments Under $1,200
Apartments Under $1,300
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Finding the right apartment as far as size and location go is one aspect of apartment searching, but making sure that it provides all that you need within a reasonable price is another. On RENTCafé, you can search for cheap apartments near you and ensure that you find one that suites your needs. Worried the neighborhood or city you are looking to move to is known to have higher rents? You can browse our listings and find the cheap apartments in any location, whether you are looking at a specific neighborhood, ZIP code, or city.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is the price of a cheap apartment in Washington, DC?
The price range of a cheap apartment is between $936 and $7,329. Find cheap apartments in Washington, DC.
How many cheap rentals are available in Washington, DC on RENTCafé?
There are 809 cheap rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Washington, DC were last updated on 26 Feb 2021.
What is the average size of a cheap apartment in Washington, DC?
The average Washington, DC cheap apartment size is 649 sq. ft.
What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in Washington, DC?
Cheap apartments in Washington, DC are usually less expensive, smaller, and easier to maintain. They also come with lower utility costs.
What are the downsides of renting a cheap apartment in Washington, DC?
A cheap apartment in Washington, DC offers little storage space and fewer amenities compared to other apartments. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RENTCafé apartments for rent in Washington, DC.
Renting a Cheap Apartment in Washington
Our nation’s capital is an amazing place to work and live. Washington D.C. has a varied offering of neighborhoods, restaurants and art and culture opportunities, not to mention the excitement of being in the heart of America’s political process. The local economy is obviously driven by the federal government. Tourism is another major income generator for the area. Though a very urban city, D.C. residents enjoy getting out for recreation in the many city urban parks. Visiting the historic landmarks, memorials and museums here is a must for any newcomer.
Washington, DC Demographics
- Total Population692,683
Female 328,644Male 364,039
- Median Age34
Average Rent in Washington, DC
- Washington, DC Average Rental Price, December 2020 $2,063 /mo
Washington, DC Apartment Rent Ranges
- > $2,00044%
Washington, DC Rent Trends
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Washington, DC Households
- Total Number of Households284,386
Family 123,683Non-family 160,703
Children 59,173No Children 225,213
- Average People Per Household2.3
- Median Household Income$86,420
- Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,707
Washington, DC Education Statistics
- No High School3%
- Some High School24%
- Some College14%
- Associate Degree3%
- Bachelor Degree25%
- Graduate Degree30%
Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Washington, DC? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in Washington, DC has never been easier. We feature 865 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Washington, DC average. What is a cheap rent in Washington, DC? The average apartment rent in Washington is $2,064 per month so any rental south of $1,651 would be considered cheap here. On RENTCafé, Washington, DC rents go as low as $791/mo.