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Cheap Apartments for Rent in Wilmington, DE - 12 Rentals available

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in Wilmington, DE?

The average Wilmington, DE cheap apartment size is 710 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in Wilmington, DE?

Cheap apartments in Wilmington, DE 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 Wilmington, DE?

A cheap apartment in Wilmington, DE 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 Wilmington, DE.

Wilmington, DE Demographics

  • Total Population70,644
  • Female 33,486
    Male 37,158
  • Median Age35.6

Average Rent in Wilmington, DE

  • Wilmington, DE Average Rental Price, June 2021 $1,240 /mo

Wilmington, DE Apartment Rent Ranges

  • < $5001%
  • $501-$7002%
  • $701-$1,00019%
  • $1,001-$1,50060%
  • $1,501-$2,00015%
  • > $2,0003%

Wilmington, DE Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Jun / 2021
Wilmington, DE $1,108 $1,114 $1,133 $1,129 $1,168 $1,170 $1,173 $1,208 $1,241 $1,240
National $1,314 $1,345 $1,354 $1,358 $1,390 $1,397 $1,400 $1,392 $1,396 $1,407

Wilmington, DE Households

  • Total Number of Households28,806
  • Family 14,198
    Non-family 14,608
  • Children 7,268
    No Children 21,538
  • Average People Per Household2.33
  • Median Household Income$45,032
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,030

Wilmington, DE Education Statistics

  • No High School3%
  • Some High School49%
  • Some College18%
  • Associate Degree4%
  • Bachelor Degree15%
  • Graduate Degree11%

Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Wilmington, DE? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in Wilmington, DE has never been easier. We feature 12 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Wilmington, DE average. What is a cheap rent in Wilmington, DE? The average apartment rent in Wilmington is $1,240 per month so any rental south of $992 would be considered cheap here. On RENTCafé, Wilmington, DE rents go as low as $1,599/mo.

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