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Cheap Apartments for Rent in Raleigh, NC
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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.

The perfect apartment for you is out there, either near you or anywhere in the U.S. that you are looking to move to. So, let's find the one that satisfies your wants and needs, but that also comes at an affordable price.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a cheap apartment in Raleigh, NC?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $850 and $6,253. Find cheap apartments in Raleigh, NC.

How many cheap rentals are available in Raleigh, NC on RENTCafé?

There are 127 cheap rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Raleigh, NC were last updated on 27 Jul 2021.

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in Raleigh, NC?

The average Raleigh, NC cheap apartment size is 943 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in Raleigh, NC?

Cheap apartments in Raleigh, NC 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 Raleigh, NC?

A cheap apartment in Raleigh, NC 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 Raleigh, NC.

Renting a Cheap Apartment in Raleigh

Hospitable Raleigh is the capital of North Carolina. The city is known for its warm climate, bicycle friendly atmosphere, and youthful culture. Raleigh is the home of North Carolina State University. The city is divided into neighborhood quadrants loosely based on geography. There are numerous parks and greenbelts around the city, creating great recreational opportunities. Raleigh’s economy is driven by banking, telecommunications and goods production. A recent tornado caused damage and fatalities here. Traditional team sports, golf, rugby and roller derby are all popular recreational pastimes.

Raleigh, NC Demographics

  • Total Population464,485
  • Female 223,942
    Male 240,543
  • Median Age33.6

Average Rent in Raleigh, NC

  • Raleigh, NC Average Rental Price, June 2021 $1,374 /mo

    Raleigh, NC Apartment Rent Ranges

    Raleigh, NC Rent Trends

    Average Rent Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jun / 2021
    Raleigh, NC $1,115 $1,152 $1,160 $1,168 $1,208 $1,224 $1,248 $1,230 $1,256 $1,258 $1,374
    National $1,348 $1,357 $1,362 $1,394 $1,401 $1,403 $1,394 $1,397 $1,404 $1,482
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    Raleigh, NC Households

    • Total Number of Households183,335
    • Family 102,931
      Non-family 80,404
    • Children 53,884
      No Children 129,451
    • Average People Per Household2.42
    • Median Household Income$67,266
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,190

    Raleigh, NC Education Statistics

    Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Raleigh, NC? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in Raleigh, NC has never been easier. We feature 149 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Raleigh, NC average. What is a cheap rent in Raleigh, NC? The average apartment rent in Raleigh is $1,374 per month so any rental south of $1,099 would be considered cheap here. On RENTCafé, Raleigh, NC rents go as low as $850/mo.

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