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Houses for Rent in Washington, DC
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    3701 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016
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    • $2,567
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    5/5 John T. on Feb 3, 2021

    love this building

    5/5 Mary R. on Jan 31, 2021

    The Archer apartment that I rented for my college son, and the entire experience from moving in to moving out, was outstanding—100 percent due to Tangela’s oversight, responsiveness, caring and amazing attention to detail. She is such a great resource, and made everything easy. One felt they were in good hands from the start

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    1350 Constitution Avenue NE, Washington, DC 20002
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    1401 Foxhall Road NW, Washington, DC 20007
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    1626 4Th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001
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    940 24Th Street NW, Washington, DC 20037
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    3701 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016
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    3125 20Th Street Southeast, Washington, DC 20020
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Do you want a house with a backyard, a grill area, that offers you privacy and enough space for your family? RentCafe offers you the possibility to look for a house for rent near you, to find the one that best suits your family. Browsing through our listings, you can filter by size, price, pet policy, check out the location, to find the best house in your area. Whether you are looking to move to a particular neighborhood, or a specific ZIP code, may it be for its safety, beautiful buildings, or quiet atmosphere, you can find the rental house that your whole family will enjoy.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is the rent for a house in Washington, DC?

The price range of a house for rent is between $2,450 and $2,567. Find house for rent in Washington, DC.

How many houses are available in Washington, DC on RentCafe?

There are 3 house rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Washington, DC were last updated on 3 Jul 2022.

What is the average size of a rental house in Washington, DC?

The average Washington, DC rental house size is 929 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a house in Washington, DC?

Renting a house in Washington, DC comes with more space, both indoor and outdoor.

What are the downsides of renting a house apartment in Washington, DC?

Houses for rent in Washington, DC are usually located in non-central areas. 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 Washington, DC.

Washington, DC Demographics

  • Total Population701,974
  • Female 333,137
    Male 368,837
  • Median Age34.1

Washington, DC has a population of 701,974 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 368,837 of Washington’s residents are women and 333,137 are men. The median age of those who live in Washington, DC is 34.1.

Average Rent in Washington, DC

  • Washington, DC Average Rental Price, February 2022 $2,261 /mo

The average monthly rent of apartments in Washington, DC is $2,261.

Washington, DC Apartment Rent Ranges

About 28% of apartment rents in Washington, DC range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 56% of apartments. Around 14% of Washington’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 1% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Washington, DC Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Feb / 2022
Washington, DC $2,146 $2,141 $2,224 $2,235 $2,236 $2,192 $2,083 $2,058 $2,153 $2,238 $2,261
National $1,362 $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

Compared to the national average rent of $1,628, the average rent in Washington, DC is $2,261.

Washington, DC Households

  • Total Number of Households288,307
  • Family 123,496
    Non-family 164,811
  • Children 58,493
    No Children 229,814
  • Average People Per Household2.3
  • Median Household Income$90,842
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,770

According to U.S. Census data, there are 288,307 households in Washington, DC. 123,496 are family households and 164,811 are non-family households. There are 58,493 households with children in Washington and 229,814 households without children. On average, about 2.3 people live in a household in Washington, DC. The median income of a Washington household living in Washington is $90,842 per year. The median housing costs per month are $1,770.

Washington, DC Education Statistics

The level of education of the population of Washington, DC is as follows: 3% have no high school education, 24% completed some high school, 14% partially completed college, 3% have an Associate Degree, 26% have a Bachelor Degree, and 31% have a Graduate Degree.

Renting a house in Washington, DC

You’ve given it a lot of thought and you’re ready to make the big move. If you’re on the lookout for homes for rent, you should know that the selection is better than ever. In Washington, DC there are 6 listings to choose from. The average price for rental homes in Washington, DC is , but if you’re looking for cheap houses for rent, you can find a good deal for as little as $2,261.

Renting a house comes with many benefits

Renting a house brings a lot of benefits and extra living and storage space is the most obvious one. Let’s not forget that a house gives you the privacy of being the only tenant, so you never have to tolerate loud upstairs neighbors again. Whether you’re looking for a smaller 1 bedroom home just for yourself or something bigger, browse the 6 Washington, DC listings and you will find a wide choice of 2 bedroom, 3 bedroom and 4 bedroom homes for rent to fit your and your family’s needs. Don’t forget about Fido! It’s easier to find rental houses that allow pets, plus there’s the added benefit of having a yard that your four-legged friend can enjoy. Speaking of which, now is the time to try your hand at gardening. Don’t forget to ask your landlord for permission in writing before you make any changes to the landscape.

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