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Cheap Apartments for Rent in New York City, NY - 191 Rentals available

Apartments Under $800

Apartments Under $900

Apartments Under $1,200

Apartments Under $1,600

Apartments Under $1,700

  • Apartment
    460N Brielle Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10314
    $1,650 - $1,750
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Domain Companies
    (718) 442-4301

Apartments Under $1,800

  • Apartment
    130 Martense Street, Brooklyn, NY 11226
    $1,900 - $10,000
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    (917) 972-0404
  • Apartment
    58 Linden Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11226
    $1,900 - $10,000
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    (917) 972-0404
  • Apartment
    320 East 58Th Street, New York, NY 10022
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (212) 759-4009
  • Apartment
    385 South End Ave, New York, NY 10280
    $2,610 - $6,955
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 2 Baths
    See internal Notes
    (212) 321-2000
  • Apartment
    345 - 395 South End Ave, New York, NY 10280
    $2,664 - $7,344
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    See internal Notes
    (212) 586-3600
  • Apartment
    345 South End Avenue, New York, NY 10280
    $2,700 - $7,500
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    See internal Notes
    (212) 586-3600
  • Apartment
    252 First Avenue, New York, NY 10010
    $2,800 - $7,300
    • 1-5 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    CompassRock Real Estate
    8667969460
  • Apartment
    365 South End Ave, New York, NY 10280
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    See internal Notes
    (212) 321-2000
  • Apartment
    395 South End Ave, New York, NY 10280
    $2,880 - $7,500
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 2 Baths
    See internal Notes
    (212) 321-2000
  • Apartment
    35 Grove Street, New York, NY 10014
    $3,195 - $5,553
    • Studio
    New York Flower LLC
    (212) 371-5050
  • Apartment
    500 West 56Th Street, New York, NY 10019
    $3,240 - $6,085
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (212) 581-5858
  • Apartment
    252 First Avenue, New York, NY 10009
    $3,250 - $5,100
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    CompassRock Real Estate
    8667969460
  • Apartment
    375 South End Ave, New York, NY 10280
    $3,315 - $6,760
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    See internal Notes
    (212) 586-3600
  • Apartment
    405 Main Street, New York, NY 10044
    $3,480 - $4,365
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 1-3 Baths
    (212) 838-5090

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Renting a Cheap Apartment in New York

The epitome of big-city living in America, New York is the cultural center of the nation and a place where things are always happening. From its early days welcoming millions of immigrants to Ellis Island, the Big Apple has been a place for business, entertainment, and diverse urban lifestyles. Finance, banking, the stock exchanges, fashion, media, art and myriad other industries contribute to the city’s economy. The five boroughs, each housing many diverse sub-neighborhoods, are home to millions of residents. New York became one of the leading cities of the world following World War II, and an estimated 50 million visitors come to see the city each year. From Broadway’s acclaimed theatrical performances to the early morning television programs produced in Times Square, New York is accustomed to being in the public eye.

New York City, NY Demographics

  • Total Population8,581,428
  • Female 4,090,435
    Male 4,490,993
  • Median Age36.8

Average Rent in New York City, NY

  • New York City, NY Average Rental Price, June 2019$3,827/mo

New York City, NY Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $1,001-$1,5002%
  • $1,501-$2,0007%
  • > $2,00091%

New York City, NY Rent Trends

Average Rent Jan / 2016 May / 2016 Sept / 2016 Jan / 2017 May / 2017 Sept / 2017 Jan / 2018 May / 2018 Jun / 2019
New York City, NY $4,140 $4,042 $3,821 $3,731 $3,743 $3,716 $3,723 $3,715 $3,827
National $1,290 $1,319 $1,334 $1,329 $1,354 $1,366 $1,366 $1,381 $1,396
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New York City, NY Households

  • Total Number of Households3,149,361
  • Family 1,886,512
    Non-family 1,262,849
  • Children 933,038
    No Children 2,216,323
  • Average People Per Household2.67
  • Median Household Income$63,576
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,460

New York City, NY Education Statistics

  • No High School9%
  • Some High School33%
  • Some College18%
  • Associate Degree6%
  • Bachelor Degree21%
  • Graduate Degree14%

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