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Cheap Apartments for Rent in New Jersey
333 Rentals Available

Apartments Under $100

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    40 Jackson Street, Freehold, NJ 07728
    7 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $851
    • $934+
    • $1+

Apartments Under $500

  • Top Rated for Location
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    100 Nelson Street, Whitehouse Station, NJ 08889
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • 3 BEDS
    • $401
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    76 Lakeview Avenue, Bridgeton, NJ 08302
    9 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3+ BEDS
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    • $746
    • $445+
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    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $465+
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Apartments Under $700

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    Affordable Apartments In, West Orange, Bloomfield, And Orange, NJ 07050
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
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  • 172 days ago

    1201 Yorkship Square, Camden, NJ 08104
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
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    1000 Axl Drive, Toms River, NJ 08755
    3 Units available
    • 2 BEDS
    • $680+
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    40 Jackson Street, Freehold, NJ 07728
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $683
    • $934+
    • $969

Apartments Under $800

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    720 Bound Brook Road, Dunellen, NJ 08880
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $700
  • Top Rated for Location
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    505 Mitchell Ave, Burlington, NJ 08016
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $704
    • $1,116
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    2 Liron Lane, Farmingdale, NJ 07727
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $706
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    • 4+
  • Top Rated for Location
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    200 Crape Myrtle Drive, Holmdel, NJ 07733
    8 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
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    • $756+
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    2595 John F Kennedy Blvd., Jersey City, NJ 07306
    2 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
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    • $788+
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    651-661 Lincoln Avenue, Orange, NJ 07050
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3+ BEDS
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Apartments Under $900

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    10 Bailey Street, Pilesgrove, NJ 08098
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
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    • $806+
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    1111 Chatham Court, Wayne, NJ 07470
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $817
    • $978
    • $1,101
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    363-365 Park Ave, East Orange, NJ 7018
    3 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $826
    • $1,310
    • $1,417
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    725 Denow Road, Pennington, NJ 08534
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $845+
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    161 N Arlington Ave, East Orange, NJ 7018
    3 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • $861+
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  • Resident Rated
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    200 Glassworks Blvd, Cliffwood, NJ 07721
    1 Unit available
    • Studio
    • $865
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    150 East State Street, Trenton, NJ 08608
    3 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • $895+
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Apartments Under $1,000

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    1 Justin Drive, Westampton, NJ 08060
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $908+
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    6 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
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    • $908+
    • $1,278+
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    618 New Brunswick Ave, Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $926
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    25 Spruce Street, Newark, NJ 07102
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
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    • $931
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    100 Forest Ridge Drive, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-1107
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
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    • $934
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    376 Central Ave.-----(K-27B), East Rutherford, NJ 07073
    1 Unit available
    • Studio
    • $948
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  • 173 days ago

    444 Broadway, Paterson, NJ 07501
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    • 1 BED
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,645
    • $950+
  • Top Rated for Location
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    200 Justin Court, Flemington, NJ 08822
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $956
    • $1,229
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    220 9Th St, Lakewood, NJ 08701
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $960+
    • $1,100+
  • Resident Rated
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    1305 Wood Avenue, Roselle, NJ 07203
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $960+
    • $1,219
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    237 Route 70, Medford, NJ 08055
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
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    • $985
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    1201 Justin Way, Williamstown, NJ 08094
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
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    • $993
    • $1,414
  • 33 days ago

    323 -327 Main St, Paterson, NJ 07505
    3 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • $995
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    165 Chancellor Avenue, Newark, NJ 07102
    2 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
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    • $995
    • $1,275
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    1 Justin Drive, Cranbury, NJ 08512
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $999+
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    111 Wayne Rd, Bridgeton, NJ 08302
    4 Units available
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,041+
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    180 Exton Road, Somers Point, NJ 08244
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,465+
    • $1,875+
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    461 Heckman Street Apt. 103, Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,095+
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    495 Nutt Road, Phoenixville, PA 19460
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    • 1 BED
    • $1,607+
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    1110 Route 70, Manchester Township, NJ 08759
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
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    • $1,105
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    100 Johnson Drive, Wood-Ridge, NJ 07075
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
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    • $1,119+
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    311 Stephen's Rise, Medford, NJ 08055
    3 Units available
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,144+
    • $1,326
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    395 Halsey St, Newark, NJ 07102
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • Ask for pricing
    • $1,196+
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    401 Fairview Avenue, Colonia, NJ 07067
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,250
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    1901 Aron's Circle, Sewell, NJ 08080
    1 Unit available
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • Ask for pricing
    • $1,256
  • Top Rated for Location
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    312 Grand Avenue, Palisades Park, NJ 07650
    1 Unit available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • Ask for pricing
    • $1,275
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    836 Cooper Landing Rd, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
    5 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $1,280+
    • $1,540+
    • $1,995+
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    1000 Justin Way, Manalapan, NJ 07726
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
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    • $1,303
    • Ask for pricing
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    113 James Street, Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
    2 Units available
    • Studio
    • $1,313

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a cheap apartment in New Jersey?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $401 and $24,304. Find cheap apartments in New Jersey.

How many cheap rentals are available in New Jersey on RENTCafé?

There are 263 cheap rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in New Jersey were last updated on 3 Dec 2021.

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in New Jersey?

The average New Jersey cheap apartment size is 770 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in New Jersey?

Cheap apartments in New Jersey 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 New Jersey?

A cheap apartment in New Jersey 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 New Jersey.

New Jersey Demographics

  • Total Population8,878,503
  • Female 4,335,032
    Male 4,543,471
  • Median Age42

Average Rent in New Jersey

  • New Jersey Average Rental Price, November 2021 $1,916 /mo

New Jersey Apartment Rent Ranges

New Jersey Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021
New Jersey $1,671 $1,672 $1,701 $1,710 $1,729 $1,740 $1,744 $1,758 $1,816 $1,916
National $1,340 $1,344 $1,376 $1,384 $1,387 $1,379 $1,383 $1,393 $1,476 $1,572

New Jersey Households

  • Total Number of Households3,231,874
  • Family 2,228,108
    Non-family 1,003,766
  • Children 1,052,166
    No Children 2,179,708
  • Average People Per Household2.67
  • Median Household Income$90,444
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,683

New Jersey Education Statistics

Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in New Jersey? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in New Jersey has never been easier. We feature 332 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the New Jersey average. What is a cheap rent in New Jersey? The average apartment rent in New Jersey is $1,916 per month so any rental south of $1,533 would be considered cheap here. On RENTCafé, New Jersey rents go as low as $401/mo.

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