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Cheap Apartments for Rent in Columbia, SC
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    508 Longtown Road, Columbia, SC 29229
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    • $610+
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    506 Huger Street, Columbia, SC 29201
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    1601 Longcreek Drive, Columbia, SC 29210
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    169 Brook Pines Drive, Columbia, SC 29210
    12 Units available
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    • $822+
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    100 Fairforest Road, Columbia, SC 29212
    5 Units available
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    • $840+
    • $915+
    • $1,060+
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    1015 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29201
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    1340 Longcreek Drice, Columbia, SC 29210
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    • $880+
    • $1,285+
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    600 Heyward St, Columbia, SC 29201
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    100 Bryton Trace, Columbia, SC 29210
    10 Units available
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    • $909+
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    • $1,010+
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    4501 Bentley Drive, Columbia, SC 29210
    12 Units available
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    • $938+
    • $1,200+
    • $1,315+
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    1513 Farrington Way, Columbia, SC 29210
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    • $945+
    • $1,180+
    • $1,340+
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    800 Beatty Road, Columbia, SC 29210
    9 Units available
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    • $947+
    • $1,064+
    • $1,245+
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    105 Hillpine Road, Columbia, SC 29212
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    • $1,100+
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    1200 St. Andrews Road, Columbia, SC 29210
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    • $1,075+
    • $1,213+
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    1321 Lady Street, Columbia, SC 29201
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    • $1,107+
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    310 Ross Road, Columbia, SC 29223
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    • $1,137+
    • $1,151+
    • $1,251+
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    1155 Lady Street, Columbia, SC 29201
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    • $1,210
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    1206 North Eden Drive, Cayce, SC 29033
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    • $970+
    • $1,070+
    • $1,515+
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What is the price of a cheap apartment in Columbia, SC?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $610 and $2,461. Find cheap apartments in Columbia, SC.

How many cheap rentals are available in Columbia, SC on RentCafe?

There are 215 cheap rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Columbia, SC were last updated on 24 May 2022.

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in Columbia, SC?

The average Columbia, SC cheap apartment size is 687 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in Columbia, SC?

Cheap apartments in Columbia, SC 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 Columbia, SC?

A cheap apartment in Columbia, SC 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 Columbia, SC.

Renting a cheap apartment in Columbia, SC

A historic Southern city, downtown Columbia is quickly transforming into a forward-thinking city center. A former warehouse district, the 3-mile-long Congaree Vista, is now full of restaurants, galleries and shops, many in historic buildings brought up to modern standards. Energy, technology and insurance are among the thriving companies here, and there are diverse job opportunities for a relatively small urban setting. Columbia is home to the flagship campus of the University of South Carolina, whose students bring youthful exuberance to the city’s dynamic. Warm weather, beautiful Finlay Park, a thriving art and theatre scene, and numerous cultural festivals are among the boasting points used by locals. Nearby Congaree National Park includes one of the largest expanses of old growth forest in North America.

Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Columbia, SC? With RentCafe, finding an affordable apartment in Columbia, SC has never been easier. We feature 226 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Columbia, SC average. What is a cheap rent in Columbia, SC? The average apartment rent in Columbia is $1,270 per month so any rental south of $1,016 would be considered cheap here. On RentCafe, Columbia, SC rents go as low as $610/mo.

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