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Studio Apartments for Rent in Wilmington, NC
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    1625 S 17Th Street, Wilmington, NC 28401
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    2247 Wrightsville Ave, Wilmington, NC 28403
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    • $945+
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    1813 Sir Tyler Drive, Wilmington, NC 28405
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    • $1,433+
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Frequently Asked Questions

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

The price range of a studio apartment is between $945 and $1,920. Search our studio apartments in Wilmington, NC.

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

The average Wilmington, NC studio apartment size is 555 sq. ft.

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

Studio apartments in Wilmington, 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 Wilmington, 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 Wilmington, NC.

Wilmington, NC Demographics

  • Total Population120,194
  • Female 55,714
    Male 64,480
  • Median Age36

The total population of Wilmington, NC is 120,194, of which 55,714 are men and 64,480 are women, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau estimates. The residents of Wilmington have a median age of 36.

Average Rent in Wilmington, NC

  • Wilmington, NC Average Rental Price, February 2022 $1,492 /mo

Apartments in Wilmington, NC rent for $1,492 per month, on average.

    Wilmington, NC Apartment Rent Ranges

    8% of apartments in Wilmington, NC are priced between $701-$1,000. About 51% charge rents in the $1,001-$1,500 range. Approximately 32% of Wilmington’s apartment rentals are priced between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, 9% of apartments are in the most expensive > $2,000 range.

    Wilmington, NC 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
    Wilmington, NC $1,110 $1,147 $1,178 $1,177 $1,178 $1,185 $1,214 $1,244 $1,343 $1,431 $1,492
    National $1,362 $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 Wilmington, NC is around $1,492, while the national average rent is $1,628.

    Wilmington, NC Households

    • Total Number of Households52,207
    • Family 25,645
      Non-family 26,562
    • Children 11,175
      No Children 41,032
    • Average People Per Household2.2
    • Median Household Income$47,580
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,051

    A total of 52,207 households live in Wilmington, NC, of which 25,645 are family households and 26,562 are non-family households, per U.S. Census estimates. Of these, approximately 11,175 households have children and 41,032 households do not have children. The average size of a household in Wilmington, NC is 2.2. The median household income in Wilmington is $47,580 annually, with $1,051 per month going towards housing.

    Wilmington, NC Education Statistics

    According to Census data, 2% of the population in Wilmington, NC have no high school education, 28% went to high school, 25% have some college education, 8% earned an Associate Degree, 25% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 12% earned a Graduate Degree.

    Renting a studio apartment in Wilmington, 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 3 Wilmington, NC properties. The average size for a Wilmington, NC studio apartment is 894 Sq.Ft., 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 $945. 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 Wilmington, NC renting for up to $2,621. Regardless of your preference, among the 3 Wilmington, NC apartments are, you’re sure to find a studio that fits your lifestyle and your personal taste.

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