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Studio Apartments for Rent in New Bedford, MA
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    1661 Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA 02740
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    1800 Highland Avenue, Fall River, MA 02720
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    5500 N. Main Street, Fall River, MA 02720
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    5500 North Main Street, Fall River, MA 02720
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    121 Winter Street, Fall River, MA 02720
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    102 South Main Street, Fall River, MA 02722
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    40 Vernon St, Taunton, MA 02780
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    2121 West Main Road, Portsmouth, RI 02871
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Compare the size, price and location, as well as amenities, both inside and outside the apartment. Whether you are looking for a more modern studio near you, or one in a charming old building, or maybe you want to be close to a certain park, the downtown area of your city, or near family or friends, RentCafe allows you to find the best fit for you - so, let's find your new home!

Frequently Asked Questions

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

The average New Bedford, MA studio apartment size is 530 sq. ft.

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

Studio apartments in New Bedford, 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 New Bedford, 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 New Bedford, MA.

New Bedford, MA Demographics

  • Total Population95,355
  • Female 46,671
    Male 48,684
  • Median Age36.4

The total population of New Bedford, MA is 95,355, of which 46,671 are men and 48,684 are women, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau estimates. The residents of New Bedford have a median age of 36.4.

Average Rent in New Bedford, MA

  • New Bedford, MA Average Rental Price, May 2022 $1,729 /mo

Apartments in New Bedford, MA rent for $1,729 per month, on average.

New Bedford, MA Apartment Rent Ranges

1% of apartments in New Bedford, MA are priced between $701-$1,000. About 13% charge rents in the $1,001-$1,500 range. Approximately 74% of New Bedford’s apartment rentals are priced between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, 12% of apartments are in the most expensive > $2,000 range.

New Bedford, 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
New Bedford, MA $1,396 $1,461 $1,498 $1,444 $1,404 $1,452 $1,544 $1,532 $1,602 $1,729
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 New Bedford, MA is around $1,729, while the national average rent is $1,628.

New Bedford, MA Households

  • Total Number of Households39,059
  • Family 22,865
    Non-family 16,194
  • Children 12,149
    No Children 26,910
  • Average People Per Household2.39
  • Median Household Income$48,999
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$940

A total of 39,059 households live in New Bedford, MA, of which 22,865 are family households and 16,194 are non-family households, per U.S. Census estimates. Of these, approximately 12,149 households have children and 26,910 households do not have children. The average size of a household in New Bedford, MA is 2.39. The median household income in New Bedford is $48,999 annually, with $940 per month going towards housing.

New Bedford, MA Education Statistics

According to Census data, 11% of the population in New Bedford, MA have no high school education, 45% went to high school, 21% have some college education, 8% earned an Associate Degree, 11% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 4% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a studio apartment in New Bedford, 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 New Bedford, MA is 736 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 $875, 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 12 small apartments are in New Bedford, MA to choose from that will help you make a decision, with an average rent of $1,568.

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 New Bedford, 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 8 listings in New Bedford, MA and we promise you won’t be disappointed.

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