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Studio Apartments for Rent in Melrose, MA
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    1000 Stone Place, Melrose, MA 02176
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    211 Kennedy Drive, Malden, MA 02148
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    21 Quarry Lane, Malden, MA 02148
    6 Units available
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    4 Stone Lane, Malden, MA 02148
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    11 Overlook Ridge Drive, Revere, MA 02151
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    11 Overlook Ridge Drive, Revere, MA 02151
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    965-983 Fellsway, Medford, MA 02155
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    • $1,895
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    150 Rivers Edge Dr, Medford, MA 02155
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    • $2,900+
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    50 Station Landing,, Medford, MA 02155
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    75 Station Landing, Medford, MA 02155
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    61 Locust Street, Medford, MA 02155
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    255 Vale St., Chelsea, MA 02150
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    • $2,720+
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    100 Stockton Street, Chelsea, MA 02150
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    100 Stockton St., Chelsea, MA 02150
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    25 Eleanor Street, Chelsea, MA 02150
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    • $1,400
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    325 Commandants Way, Chelsea, MA 02150
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    • $2,350+
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    320 Revere Beach Blvd, Revere, MA 02151
    2 Units available
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    • $2,595+
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    290 Revolution Drive, Somerville, MA 02145
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    431-433A Broadway Avenue, Somerville, MA 02145
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    • $1,750
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    355 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145
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    16 & 30 Pratt Place, Revere, MA 02151
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    625 Mcgrath Highway, Somerville, MA 02145
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    1 Maxwells Green, Somerville, MA 02144
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    123 Highland Avenue, Somerville, MA 02143
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    136 & 138 Highland Avenue, Somerville, MA 02143
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the average size of a studio apartment in Melrose, MA?

The average Melrose, MA studio apartment size is 615 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a studio apartment in Melrose, MA?

Studio apartments in Melrose, MA tend to be more affordable than other apartments and they have lower utility costs.

What are the downsides of renting a studio apartment in Melrose, MA?

One of the downsides of living in a studio apartment is the limited storage space. You might be interested in 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Melrose, MA.

Melrose, MA Demographics

  • Total Population28,054
  • Female 13,479
    Male 14,575
  • Median Age41.7

The total population of Melrose, MA is 28,054, of which 13,479 are men and 14,575 are women, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau estimates. The residents of Melrose have a median age of 41.7.

Average Rent in Melrose, MA

  • Melrose, MA Average Rental Price, May 2022 $2,655 /mo

Apartments in Melrose, MA rent for $2,655 per month, on average.

Melrose, MA Apartment Rent Ranges

Melrose, MA Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 May / 2022
Melrose, MA $2,193 $2,425 $2,491 $2,357 $2,424 $2,333 $2,258 $2,429 $2,549 $2,655
National $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

The average monthly rent in Melrose, MA is around $2,655, while the national average rent is $1,628.

Melrose, MA Households

  • Total Number of Households11,238
  • Family 7,334
    Non-family 3,904
  • Children 3,204
    No Children 8,034
  • Average People Per Household2.47
  • Median Household Income$114,604
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,959

A total of 11,238 households live in Melrose, MA, of which 7,334 are family households and 3,904 are non-family households, per U.S. Census estimates. Of these, approximately 3,204 households have children and 8,034 households do not have children. The average size of a household in Melrose, MA is 2.47. The median household income in Melrose is $114,604 annually, with $1,959 per month going towards housing.

Melrose, MA Education Statistics

According to Census data, 2% of the population in Melrose, MA have no high school education, 19% went to high school, 16% have some college education, 6% earned an Associate Degree, 30% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 27% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a studio apartment in Melrose, MA

Finding an affordable home is definitely not an easy task nowadays, especially if you’re new to the market. When looking for a budget-friendly small apartment, you should decide on the non-negotiables and look for a home that meets your needs. On average, a studio apartment’s size in Melrose, MA is 910 Sq.Ft., which is convenient for a young professional, recent graduate, student or for someone who prefers not to spend more than necessary on a monthly rent. A cheap studio can be rented starting from $1,400, so your next step is to make up your mind regarding the layout of your future nest: do you want a one room apartment, with kitchen in the main room, or a bachelor flat with a separate kitchen? Hard to decide. Now you have 44 small apartments are in Melrose, MA to choose from that will help you make a decision, with an average rent of $3,503.

The perks of renting an efficiency apartment

They say renting is like dating- you should not expect absolute perfection from a rental home, but you should love the things that make it uniquely yours. If you’re interested in an efficiency apartment in Melrose, MA, we are confident that you will find a great place that complements your lifestyle. Having a small apartment comes with a series of advantages that their larger companions lack. A studio apartment is easier to keep clean and it’s always less cluttered, because there is no room for unnecessary stuff. If single bedroom apartments and small apartments is what you’re after, you are more likely to afford living in the hip parts of the town, within walking or biking distance from entertainment and shopping. You will also notice significant savings year after year. Pick your price limit and square footage and browse through our 25 listings in Melrose, MA and we promise you won’t be disappointed.

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