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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 Omaha, NE?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $575 and $1,470. Find cheap apartments in Omaha, NE.

How many cheap rentals are available in Omaha, NE on RENTCafé?

There are 32 cheap rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Omaha, NE were last updated on 21 Apr 2021.

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in Omaha, NE?

The average Omaha, NE cheap apartment size is 824 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in Omaha, NE?

Cheap apartments in Omaha, NE 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 Omaha, NE?

A cheap apartment in Omaha, NE 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 Omaha, NE.

Renting a Cheap Apartment in Omaha

Looking for a good reason to rent an apartment in Omaha, NE? For starters, Forbes called this the No. 1 U.S. city where you can get the most “bang for your buck.” Omaha is located along the Missouri River and was originally a pioneer town, once known as “the Gateway to the West.” It continues to welcome travelers today. Tourism and a highly diversified economy are major pluses for Omaha. Many major companies now have headquarters here, including Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway. Condos in the downtown area and along the waterfront of the Missouri have been developed recently. There are also many quaint neighborhoods spread out around the city. Reasonable rates help make it easy to see why renting an apartment in Omaha is a great idea.

Omaha, NE Demographics

  • Total Population475,862
  • Female 234,719
    Male 241,143
  • Median Age34.5

Average Rent in Omaha, NE

  • Omaha, NE Average Rental Price, March 2021 $971 /mo

    Omaha, NE Apartment Rent Ranges

    • $501-$70011%
    • $701-$1,00054%
    • $1,001-$1,50030%
    • $1,501-$2,0004%
    • > $2,0001%

    Omaha, NE Rent Trends

    Average Rent Nov / 2017 Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021
    Omaha, NE $874 $876 $888 $901 $906 $927 $934 $936 $943 $959 $971
    National $1,315 $1,346 $1,355 $1,359 $1,356 $1,391 $1,398 $1,400 $1,390 $1,395 $1,407

    Omaha, NE Households

    • Total Number of Households186,883
    • Family 111,770
      Non-family 75,113
    • Children 58,398
      No Children 128,485
    • Average People Per Household2.48
    • Median Household Income$60,092
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,047

    Omaha, NE Education Statistics

    • No High School4%
    • Some High School29%
    • Some College25%
    • Associate Degree7%
    • Bachelor Degree23%
    • Graduate Degree12%

    Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Omaha, NE? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in Omaha, NE has never been easier. We feature 80 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Omaha, NE average. What is a cheap rent in Omaha, NE? The average apartment rent in Omaha is $971 per month so any rental south of $777 would be considered cheap here. On RENTCafé, Omaha, NE rents go as low as $550/mo.

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