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Studio Apartments for Rent in Durham, NC
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    2900 Erwin Rd, Durham, NC 27705
    Studio $1,671+
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    704 15Th Street, Durham, NC 27705
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    545 Foster Street, Durham, NC 27701
    Studio $1,359+
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    2616 Erwin Rd, Durham, NC 27705
    Studio $1,684+
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    464 E. Pettigrew Street, Durham, NC 27701
    Studio $1,375+
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    500 South Lasalle Street, Durham, NC 27705
    Studio $1,615+
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    605 W Main St Suite C, Durham, NC 27701
    Studio $1,453+
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    100 Rose Garden Lane, Durham, NC 27707
    Studio $1,181+
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    749 Ninth Street, Durham, NC 27705
    Studio $2,062+
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    3806 University Drive, Durham, NC 27707
    Studio $1,570+
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    400 Stone Lion Drive, Durham, NC 27703
    Studio $1,096+
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    3300 Guess Road, Durham, NC 27705
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    2610 West Carver Street, Durham, NC 27705
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    4914 North Roxboro Street, Durham, NC 27704
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    49 Stonewall Way, Durham, NC 27704
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    105 W Parrish Street, Durham, NC 27701
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    11 Grove Park Road, Durham, NC 27705
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    714 South Buchanan Boulevard, Durham, NC 27701
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    3303 Park Overlook Drive, Durham, NC 27712
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    5840 Farrington Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
    Studio $1,672+
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    5510 Primary Drive, Durham, NC 27703
    Studio $1,267+
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    7651 Brier Creek Parkway, Raleigh, NC 27617
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    9240 Bruckhaus Street, Raleigh, NC 27617
    Studio $1,372+
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    625 S Elliott Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
    Studio $1,390+
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    1300 Fordham Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
    Studio $1,560+

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Average rent in Durham, NC

$1,604/mo Durham, NC average rental price, July 2023
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Apartments in Durham, NC rent for $1,604 per month, on average.

    Durham, NC apartment rent ranges

    2% of apartments in Durham, NC are priced between $701-$1,000. About 47% charge rents in the $1,001-$1,500 range. Approximately 38% of Durham’s apartment rentals are priced between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, 12% of apartments are in the most expensive > $2,000 range.

    Durham, NC rent trends

    Getting around in Durham, NC

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    Some Transit
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    Somewhat Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 49, Transit Score®: 43, Bike Score®: 48

    Frequently asked questions

    What is the price of a studio apartment in Durham, NC?

    The price range of a studio apartment is between $1,096 and $6,815. Search our studio apartments in Durham, NC.

    How many studio apartments for rent are available in Durham, NC on RentCafe?

    There are 44 studio rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Durham, NC were last updated on 2 Oct 2023.

    What is the average size of a studio apartment in Durham, NC?

    The average Durham, NC studio apartment size is 820 sq. ft.

    What are the advantages of renting a studio apartment in Durham, NC?

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

    What are the downsides of renting a studio apartment in Durham, NC?

    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 Durham, NC.

    Living and Renting in Durham, NC

    Living in location

    Durham, NC, is a city that seamlessly blends a rich historical heritage with a vibrant contemporary culture. Known for its flourishing tech industry, respected universities, and dynamic arts scene, Durham is a compelling choice for all types of renters.

    Renters in Durham have a wide array of housing options, from charming historic homes to sleek, modern studio apartments. Tenants in Durham are safeguarded by North Carolina's landlord-tenant laws, which guarantee fair rental agreements, protection against unjust eviction, and responsibility for property upkeep.

    Life in Durham is a dynamic mix of academic pursuits, artistic expression, and outdoor adventure. Notable attractions include the prestigious Duke University, the Durham Performing Arts Center, and the beautiful Sarah P. Duke Gardens. Renters also enjoy a plethora of unique dining options, shopping boutiques, and various festivals that take place throughout the year.

    Studio Apartments for Rent in Durham, NC

    Studio apartments in Durham offer an attractive and economical option for many renters. They are particularly appealing to students, young professionals, and anyone seeking a convenient, low-maintenance lifestyle.

    Durham studio apartments typically include modern conveniences such as well-equipped kitchens, fitness centers, and sometimes communal social spaces. Many apartment communities also provide added perks like secured parking and 24-hour maintenance services.

    Neighborhoods like Downtown Durham and Ninth Street are known for their selection of studio apartments for rent. These locales offer an array of amenities including a vibrant dining scene, unique shops, and close proximity to major universities. Downtown Durham buzzes with energy from its tech startups and historic tobacco district, while Ninth Street offers a quaint college-town vibe with its independent bookshops and cozy cafes.

    If you're looking for studio apartments in Durham, you can use RentCafe.com to find the ideal place for you. You can filter your search by location, amenities, price, and more. You can also view photos and floor plans and read reviews of different properties.

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    Look for studio apartments near me

    Are you looking to land a small but cool studio apartment near you? Is an unbeatable location more important to you than lots of space? You can now browse through all available RentCafe listings, to find the perfect studio apartment near you, in your favorite neighborhood, ZIP code, or in another city or state in the U.S. wherever life takes you. Check the ratings and reviews of properties with studio apartments, filter them based on your criteria, and find the one that suits your needs.

    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!

    Renting a studio apartment in Durham, NC

    Studio apartments are becoming more popular than ever. Just type the two words in your search box and you’ll discover an infinite number of pages praising these single bedroom apartments and offering invaluable advice on how to transform yours into the perfect home. Whether you’re looking to put some money aside, or you just want to declutter and downgrade, RentCafe will help you choose from a fine selection of 25 Durham, NC properties. About 25 rental units are located in Durham, NC, with the average rent currently at $2,188. The average size for a Durham, NC studio apartment is 1,720 Sqft, but it doesn’t hurt to know that not all studios are the same. If you’re looking for cheap apartments, you can find a great deal for as low as $1,096. One room apartments with the kitchen in the main room are usually the most affordable. Opting for a cheap studio is a great decision for your wallet, even if it might take some getting used to living in a smaller space.

    They’re not called efficiency apartments for nothing

    We might all be victims of the “go big or go home” philosophy, but just think about all the benefits a small apartment can bring. Choosing an efficiency apartment means that you can live in the best part of town. Also, imagine how little time you’ll have to spend cleaning or how little money you need to spend on furniture and decor. Once you find an efficiency apartment you like, don’t let it slip away. You can apply for a lease online right here on RentCafe. If you still want to go bigger and you’re not on a tight budget, you can check out some bachelor flats that have a separate kitchen. They tend to cost more than a one room apartment, the most expensive studios in Durham, NC renting for up to $6,815. Regardless of your preference, among the 25 Durham, NC apartments are, you’re sure to find a studio that fits your lifestyle and your personal taste.

    Finding a home nearby is easier than you think. Check out our Apartments Near Me page and take your pick!