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Cheap Apartments for Rent in Portland, OR - 178 Rentals available

Apartments Under $800

Apartments Under $900

Apartments Under $1,000

  • 901 SW King Avenue, Portland, OR 97205
    $925 - $1,730
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1-3 Baths
    Commerce Investment Inc dba Commerce Properties
    Available Today! Last updated 24 Jun 2021
    (503) 223-1458
  • 1920 NW 26Th Ave, Portland, OR 97210
    $975 - $1,299
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Urban Development Partners
    Available Today! Last updated 24 Jun 2021
    (833) 545-3165
  • (11)
    1950 NE Everett St, Portland, OR 97232
    $995 - $1,245
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    JMW Properties
    Available Today! Last updated 24 Jun 2021
    (503) 233-1210

Apartments Under $1,100

  • (7)
    24050 SE Stark Street, Gresham, OR 97030
    $1,036 - $1,437
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Affinity Property Management, LLC
    Available Today! Last updated 24 Jun 2021
    (833) 280-2644
  • 302 SE 105Th Ave, Portland, OR 97216
    $1,050
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    JMW Properties
    Available Today! Last updated 24 Jun 2021
    (503) 255-3355
  • (2)
    1000 SW Vista Avenue, Portland, OR 97205
    $1,065 - $2,535
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Commerce Investment Inc dba Commerce Properties
    Available Today! Last updated 24 Jun 2021
    (503) 224-4326
  • 1975 NW Everett, Portland, OR 97209
    $1,075
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Round Hill Pacific
    Last updated 24 Jun 2021
    (503) 224-0230
  • (1)
    6810 SW 26Th Ave, Portland, OR 97219
    See current rent specials
    $1,092 - $1,258
    • 1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
    Affinity Property Management, LLC
    Last updated 24 Jun 2021
    (833) 852-1510
  • 2338-B SE 89TH, PORTLAND, OR 97216
    $1,095
    • 3 Beds
    • 2 Baths
    Rocci Partners LLC
    Last updated 24 Jun 2021
    (503) 235-9243

Apartments Under $1,200

Apartments Under $1,300

  • (1)
    2073 SW Park Ave, Portland, OR 97201
    $1,200 - $1,365
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Urban Development Partners
    Last updated 24 Jun 2021
    (833) 851-2283
  • (1)
    8130 SE Mill Street, Portland, OR 97215
    See current rent specials
    $1,204 - $1,269
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Affinity Property Management, LLC
    Last updated 24 Jun 2021
    (844) 227-6780
  • (7)
    1525 SW Park Avenue, Portland, OR 97201
    $1,245 - $2,969
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 1-2.5 Baths
    Holland Partner Group
    Last updated 24 Jun 2021
    (503) 678-9194
  • 111 NE 6Th Avenue, Portland, OR 97232
    See current rent specials
    $1,246 - $3,789
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Affinity Property Management, LLC
    Last updated 24 Jun 2021
    (833) 757-9552
  • (1)
    6301 SW Palatine St, Portland, OR 97219
    See current rent specials
    $1,250 - $2,487
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Affinity Property Management, LLC
    Last updated 24 Jun 2021
    (833) 740-4858
  • (1)
    3035 NE MLK Blvd, Portland, OR 97212
    See current rent specials
    $1,265 - $1,545
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Affinity Property Management, LLC
    Last updated 24 Jun 2021
    (833) 231-9486

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a cheap apartment in Portland, OR?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $730 and $8,175. Find cheap apartments in Portland, OR.

How many cheap rentals are available in Portland, OR on RENTCafé?

There are 144 cheap rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Portland, OR were last updated on 24 Jun 2021.

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in Portland, OR?

The average Portland, OR cheap apartment size is 716 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in Portland, OR?

Cheap apartments in Portland, OR 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 Portland, OR?

A cheap apartment in Portland, OR 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 Portland, OR.

Renting a Cheap Apartment in Portland

Hip and laid-back Portland is a great Oregon city with lots of young and motivated residents. As the center of a thriving indie music scene, there are great venues for hearing established and up-and-coming bands all over Portland. Top restaurants, coffee shops, bars and breweries are also easy to come by here. Eclectic and funky neighborhoods, scattered all over the city, boast cozy cafes, many vintage and thrift stores, as well as historic homes. Cycling and alternative transportation is extremely popular in Portland, and residents place a premium on green living and organic, sustainable produce. Winter weather is frequently rainy. Portland’s economy is powered by shipping, manufacturing and real estate. Hiking, cycling, rock climbing, and river sports rank about the most popular recreational activities.

Portland, OR Demographics

  • Total Population645,291
  • Female 319,869
    Male 325,422
  • Median Age37.1

Average Rent in Portland, OR

  • Portland, OR Average Rental Price, May 2021 $1,533 /mo

Portland, OR Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $701-$1,0007%
  • $1,001-$1,50053%
  • $1,501-$2,00028%
  • > $2,00012%

Portland, OR Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 May / 2021
Portland, OR $1,452 $1,497 $1,502 $1,485 $1,547 $1,536 $1,538 $1,499 $1,493 $1,509 $1,533
National $1,314 $1,345 $1,354 $1,358 $1,390 $1,397 $1,400 $1,392 $1,396 $1,407 $1,428
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Portland, OR Households

  • Total Number of Households268,718
  • Family 137,633
    Non-family 131,085
  • Children 65,101
    No Children 203,617
  • Average People Per Household2.34
  • Median Household Income$71,005
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,428

Portland, OR Education Statistics

  • No High School3%
  • Some High School20%
  • Some College24%
  • Associate Degree6%
  • Bachelor Degree28%
  • Graduate Degree18%

Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Portland, OR? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in Portland, OR has never been easier. We feature 177 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Portland, OR average. What is a cheap rent in Portland, OR? The average apartment rent in Portland is $1,533 per month so any rental south of $1,226 would be considered cheap here. On RENTCafé, Portland, OR rents go as low as $730/mo.

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