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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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Worcester, MA Demographics

  • Total Population185,186
  • Female 91,059
    Male 94,127
  • Median Age34.6

Worcester, MA has a population of 185,186 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 94,127 of Worcester’s residents are women and 91,059 are men. The median age of those who live in Worcester, MA is 34.6.

Average Rent in Worcester, MA

  • Worcester, MA Average Rental Price, July 2022 $1,660 /mo

The average monthly rent of apartments in Worcester, MA is $1,660.

    Worcester, MA Apartment Rent Ranges

    About 32% of apartment rents in Worcester, MA range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 24% of apartments. Around 31% of Worcester’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 13% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

    Worcester, MA Rent Trends

    Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Mar / 2022 Jul / 2022
    Worcester, MA $1,352 $1,397 $1,405 $1,378 $1,410 $1,419 $1,444 $1,505 $1,563 $1,586 $1,660
    National $1,375 $1,407 $1,415 $1,416 $1,406 $1,410 $1,418 $1,501 $1,596 $1,634 $1,706

    Compared to the national average rent of $1,706, the average rent in Worcester, MA is $1,660.

    Worcester, MA Households

    • Total Number of Households72,289
    • Family 38,609
      Non-family 33,680
    • Children 19,274
      No Children 53,015
    • Average People Per Household2.36
    • Median Household Income$51,647
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,204

    According to U.S. Census data, there are 72,289 households in Worcester, MA. 38,609 are family households and 33,680 are non-family households. There are 19,274 households with children in Worcester and 53,015 households without children. On average, about 2.36 people live in a household in Worcester, MA. The median income of a Worcester household living in Worcester is $51,647 per year. The median housing costs per month are $1,204.

    Worcester, MA Education Statistics

    The level of education of the population of Worcester, MA is as follows: 5% have no high school education, 39% completed some high school, 21% partially completed college, 7% have an Associate Degree, 18% have a Bachelor Degree, and 11% have a Graduate Degree.

    Renting a house in Worcester, MA

    Some people just don’t buy into the American dream of owning your own house and sacrificing flexibility. Also, a 30-year mortgage is not the most pleasant thought to wake up with every morning. We understand. But what if you need some extra storage space? What if you like a backyard where you could throw BBQ parties and the kids could play in a safe environment? Luckily, you can forget the dreaded mortgage. Renting a house is the answer. There are 1 home for rent in Worcester, MA. And it won’t necessarily cost an arm and a leg to rent the perfect home for your family. You can look into duplexes for rent too. Prices in Worcester, MA for rental homes start at $3,495. Or, if you don’t want your neighbors too close, you should browse some single family homes for rent, priced up to $3,495 per month.

    A rental house offers flexibility

    Your family situation will change throughout your life. Renting makes it possible to match the size of your home to your lifestyle and financial situation. And with 1 house listed in Worcester, MA, with prices ranging from $3,495 to $3,495 it’s possible to find the perfect one for you, whether you’re on the lookout for cheap houses for rent or something fancy and expensive. Maybe it’s just you and your significant other at the moment sharing a charming downtown apartment. But there’s a chance that at some point in time, a third family member will show-up and suddenly that 1 bedroom apartment you were so happy with will become too small. You will realize that you’d much rather prefer the comfort of your own backyard, than all the excitement your current neighborhood provides, that you no longer have time to enjoy anyway. If you want to continue living comfortably, you may want to rent a 2 bedroom house. Or maybe your oldest son turned into a young man who’s going off to college soon. You’ll find yourself in a 4 bedroom house that is suddenly too big. You could downsize and rent a 3 bedroom home with a pool, in a much nicer area. The flexibility of renting makes it possible.

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