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Cheap Apartments for Rent in Columbus, OH - 198 Rentals available

Apartments Under $500

  • Apartment in
    750 W. Rich St., Columbus, OH
    $419 - $724
    • 4 Beds
    • 2 Baths
    Available Today!
    (614) 227-0547
  • Apartment in
    3349-61 E Broad St, Columbus, OH
    $465 - $675
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Rachael Collins Realty
    Available Today!
    (614) 464-7156

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Renting a Cheap Apartment in Columbus

Ohio’s largest city, Columbus has an outstanding reputation for livability and was named the best place in the country to raise a family by BusinessWeek in 2009. Accolades for its business climate, tech friendliness and educated residents are among Columbus’ selling points. ComFest, a multi-day music event, and the Ohio State Fair draw thousands of residents to Columbus each year. The weather is hot in the summer, and cold but not excessively snowy in the winter. A wide variety of companies make their homes here, creating diverse employment options. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium are nationally famous.

Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Columbus, OH? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in Columbus, OH has never been easier. We feature 198 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Columbus, OH average. What is a cheap rent in Columbus, OH? The average apartment rent in Columbus is $888 per month so any rental south of $711 would be considered cheap here. Size matters though, so if you are in a market for a studio, expect to pay around $444 per month. If you’re looking to upgrade to a 1-bedroom apartment you’ll pay around $562, while a cheap 2-bedroom apartment will cost you about $642 per month. On RENTCafé, Columbus, OH rents go as low as $419/mo. If you’re looking to rent in the cheapest Columbus neighborhood, check out the rentals in Northern Woods, where the average rent is $732/month.