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Cheap Apartments for Rent in Allentown, PA
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    1827 West Walnut Street, Allentown, PA 18104
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    340 West Lehigh Street Apt. 6, Bethlehem, PA 18018
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    1306 West Lehigh Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018
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    1918 Gatewood Lane, Bethlehem, PA 18018
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    3310 East Boulevard, Bethlehem, PA 18017
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    2140 Johnston Drive, Bethlehem, PA 18020
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    1516-1530 Geraldine Street, Bethlehem, PA 18017
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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.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in Allentown, PA?

The average Allentown, PA cheap apartment size is 502 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in Allentown, PA?

Cheap apartments in Allentown, PA 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 Allentown, PA?

A cheap apartment in Allentown, PA 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 Allentown, PA.

Renting a Cheap Apartment in Allentown

The fastest growing city in Pennsylvania, Allentown’s history of textile manufacturing and beer making have created a reputation as a hard-working town. During the Revolutionary War, the Americans hid the Liberty Bell from the British here. Located in the Lehigh Valley, Allentown is famous for its historic neighborhoods, Pennsylvania German cuisine, and musical heritage. Early American and Art Deco architecture mix with new urban lofts to provide a wide variety of Allentown rental options.

Allentown, PA Demographics

  • Total Population120,915
  • Female 59,101
    Male 61,814
  • Median Age31.6

Average Rent in Allentown, PA

  • Allentown, PA Average Rental Price, October 2021 $1,371 /mo

    Allentown, PA Apartment Rent Ranges

    Allentown, PA Rent Trends

    Average Rent Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Oct / 2021
    Allentown, PA $1,090 $1,082 $1,091 $1,120 $1,121 $1,174 $1,198 $1,224 $1,241 $1,334 $1,371
    National $1,331 $1,340 $1,344 $1,376 $1,384 $1,387 $1,379 $1,383 $1,393 $1,476 $1,572

    Allentown, PA Households

    • Total Number of Households42,245
    • Family 27,054
      Non-family 15,191
    • Children 16,429
      No Children 25,816
    • Average People Per Household2.73
    • Median Household Income$41,167
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,013

    Allentown, PA Education Statistics

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