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Cheap Apartments for Rent in Newark, NJ - 92 Rentals available


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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 Newark, NJ?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $1,116 and $1,273. Find cheap apartments in Newark, NJ.

How many cheap rentals are available in Newark, NJ on RENTCafé?

There are 6 cheap rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Newark, NJ were last updated on 19 Jan 2021.

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in Newark, NJ?

The average Newark, NJ cheap apartment size is 614 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in Newark, NJ?

Cheap apartments in Newark, NJ 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 Newark, NJ?

A cheap apartment in Newark, NJ 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 Newark, NJ.

Newark, NJ Demographics

  • Total Population280,463
  • Female 137,093
    Male 143,370
  • Median Age33.7

Average Rent in Newark, NJ

  • Newark, NJ Average Rental Price, October 2020 $1,233 /mo

    Newark, NJ Apartment Rent Ranges

    • < $5003%
    • $501-$7004%
    • $701-$1,00028%
    • $1,001-$1,50041%
    • $1,501-$2,00015%
    • > $2,0008%

    Newark, NJ Rent Trends

    Average Rent Nov / 2017 Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Oct / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Oct / 2020
    Newark, NJ $1,148 $1,152 $1,156 $1,159 $1,179 $1,199 $1,212 $1,219 $1,212 $1,209 $1,233
    National $1,377 $1,380 $1,417 $1,426 $1,430 $1,466 $1,466 $1,473 $1,474 $1,461 $1,464
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    Newark, NJ Households

    • Total Number of Households96,888
    • Family 59,100
      Non-family 37,788
    • Children 35,062
      No Children 61,826
    • Average People Per Household2.76
    • Median Household Income$35,181
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,135

    Newark, NJ Education Statistics

    • No High School12%
    • Some High School48%
    • Some College21%
    • Associate Degree5%
    • Bachelor Degree10%
    • Graduate Degree4%

    Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Newark, NJ? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in Newark, NJ has never been easier. We feature 92 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Newark, NJ average. What is a cheap rent in Newark, NJ? The average apartment rent in Newark is $1,233 per month so any rental south of $986 would be considered cheap here. On RENTCafé, Newark, NJ rents go as low as $762/mo.

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