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Cheap Apartments for Rent in Columbus, OH
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Apartments Under $500

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    630 E. Town St. Apt. 114, Columbus, OH 43215
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    • 1 BED
    • $410+
    • $725+
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Apartments Under $700

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    361 days ago

    810 Riverview Place 17B, Columbus, OH 43202
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $670+
    • $790+
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    99 N Murray Hill Rd, Columbus, OH 43228
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $670
    • $730+
    • $870+
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    3752 Knightsway Lane, Columbus, OH 43232
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    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $674
    • $774+
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    500 S Hamilton Rd, Columbus, OH 43213
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    • 1 BED
    • $675
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    2977 Barclay Square, Columbus, OH 43209
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $675
    • $775
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    321 Directory Dr., Columbus, OH 43213
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $675+
    • $800+
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    496 S. Hamilton Road #29, Columbus, OH 43213
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $675
    • $825+
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    2346 Parkgreen Place, Columbus, OH 43229
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $726+
    • $684+
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    2143 Winslow Dr, Columbus, OH 43207
    7 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $689
    • $690
    • $799+
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Apartments Under $800

  • 140 days ago

    4645D Emslie Dr., Columbus, OH 43224
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    • 2 BEDS
    • $700
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    5354 Deerbrook Ln., Columbus, OH 43213
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $718+
    • $747+
    • $1,075
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    3345 E. 7Th Avenue, Management Office, Columbus, OH 43219
    7 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $729
    • $891
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    2531 Arborview Drive, Columbus, OH 43229
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $733
    • $1,045
    • $1,184
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    1050 Plumrose Drive, Columbus, OH 43228
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $739+
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    3400 Twin Creeks Dr, Columbus, OH 43204
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $740
    • $815
    • $1,115
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    563 S Hague Ave, Columbus, OH 43206
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $750
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    5125 Cedar Dr,, Columbus, OH 43232
    4 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $750+
    • $895
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    4592 Channing Terrace, Columbus, OH 43232
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    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $750+
    • $863+
    • $950+
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  • Top Rated for Location
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    5554 Covert Drive, Columbus, OH 43231
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $776+
    • $856+
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    1361 Presidential Drive, Columbus, OH 43212
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    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $782
    • $874+
    • $1,080
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    4991 - 5003 Arbor Village Dr., Columbus, OH 43214
    11 Units available
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
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    • $795
    • $895
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  • Top Rated for Location
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    1821 Kenny Road Apt. E, Columbus, OH 43212
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    • 1 BED
    • $799
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Apartments Under $900

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    4669 E. Main Street, Columbus, OH 43213
    17 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $819+
    • $899+
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    1475 Stimmel Road, Columbus, OH 43223
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    • 2 BEDS
    • 3+ BEDS
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    • $825
    • $925
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    2233 Courtside Dr. #H, Columbus, OH 43232
    2 Units available
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    • $850
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  • 1 day ago

    858 Kinnear Road, Columbus, OH 43212
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    • 2 BEDS
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    • $850
    • $975
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    4957 Clancy Court, Gahanna, OH 43230
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $861+
    • $955+
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    5470 Yellowbud Drive, Columbus, OH 43231
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    • $868+
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    51 Mayfair BLVD Apt. B, Columbus, OH 43213
    10 Units available
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $872+
    • $977+
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    988 Muirwood Village Dr., Columbus, OH 43228
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $890
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    • $1,315
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    2255 Country Corner Dr., Columbus, OH 43220
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    • $899+
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Apartments Under $1,000

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    6677 Guinevere Dr, Columbus, OH 43229
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    • $915+
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    Edmonton Rd, Columbus, OH 43229
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    • 2 BEDS
    • $975
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    3819 Plane Tree Drive West, Columbus, OH 43228
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $980
    • $1,065+
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  • 16 days ago

    3556 Greenwich St, Columbus, OH 43224
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    • 2 BEDS
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    300 E Rich St, Columbus, OH 43215
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    1066 New Dawn Lane, Columbus, OH 43228
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    3180 Elim Manor Court, Columbus, OH 43232
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    2399 Mock Rd, Columbus, OH 43219
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    1155 Noe Bixby Road, Columbus, OH 43213
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    3301 Imani Dr, Columbus, OH 43224
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    721 Griggs Avenue, Columbus, OH 43223
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    4725 Bayview Place, Columbus, OH 43230
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What is the price of a cheap apartment in Columbus, OH?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $410 and $2,581. Find cheap apartments in Columbus, OH.

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There are 65 cheap rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Columbus, OH were last updated on 4 Jul 2022.

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in Columbus, OH?

The average Columbus, OH cheap apartment size is 387 sq. ft.

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Cheap apartments in Columbus, OH 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 Columbus, OH?

A cheap apartment in Columbus, OH 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 RentCafe apartments for rent in Columbus, OH.

Renting a cheap apartment in Columbus, OH

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 RentCafe, finding an affordable apartment in Columbus, OH has never been easier. We feature 96 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 $1,096 per month so any rental south of $877 would be considered cheap here. On RentCafe, Columbus, OH rents go as low as $410/mo.

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