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Studio Apartments for Rent in South River, NJ
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Average rent in South River, NJ

$1,745/mo South River, NJ average rental price, March 2023
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Apartments in South River, NJ rent for $1,745 per month, on average.

South River, NJ apartment rent ranges

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Getting around in South River, NJ

73 /100
Very Walkable
68 /100
Walk Score®: 73, Bike Score®: 68

Frequently asked questions

What are the advantages of renting a studio apartment in South River, NJ?

Studio apartments in South River, NJ tend to be more affordable than other apartments and they have lower utility costs.

What are the downsides of renting a studio apartment in South River, NJ?

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 South River, NJ.

South River, NJ demographics

The total population of South River, NJ is 16,087, of which 8,196 are men and 7,891 are women, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau estimates. The residents of South River have a median age of 37.1.

South River, NJ households

  • 4,121 Family
    1,537 Non-family
  • 1,921 Children
    3,737 No Children
  • 5,658Total Number of Households
  • 2.84Average People Per Household
  • $82,031Median Household Income

A total of 5,658 households live in South River, NJ, of which 4,121 are family households and 1,537 are non-family households, per U.S. Census estimates. Of these, approximately 1,921 households have children and 3,737 households do not have children. The average size of a household in South River, NJ is 2.84. The median household income in South River is $82,031 annually, with $1,529 per month going towards housing.

South River, NJ education statistics

According to Census data, 6% of the population in South River, NJ have no high school education, 37% went to high school, 24% have some college education, 8% earned an Associate Degree, 17% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 9% earned a Graduate Degree.

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 South River, NJ

The bad news is that the hip neighborhoods are typically not the places to look for truly affordable homes for rent, and South River, NJ is no exception. That is unless you are willing to give up the (real or imagined) benefits of multiple rooms and experience the minimalist simplicity of a small apartment located smack dab in the middle of the action. Leaf through 25 listings with a total of 51 units, and you’ll be sure to find at least a couple of cheap studios that will make you wonder whether having one or two extra rooms is really worth the difference in price and commute time. Already a fan of living small? Why don’t you check out our selection of one room apartments—there’s always a better deal out there, you just have to know where to look for it (Princeton Meadows is the cheapest neighborhood in town—wink wink).

They are called efficiency apartments for a reason

In case you’re still wondering, the time and effort put into finding an efficiency apartment does pay off. Literally, and pretty fast too. The South River, NJ average rent is currently at $1,814, but a single-bedroom apartment in South River, NJ can be yours for as low as $727 per month. While the cheapest bachelor units normally have a small bath and one bigger, multifunctional space (meaning that the hall and the kitchen in the main room, basically), you don’t need to have that if it’s not your thing. You can find plenty of one-room apartments in South River, NJ with a separate kitchen. These are still well under the price of an apartment with multiple rooms, but slightly more expensive than your average studio, so it’s a good idea to aim for the higher end of the price range. The currently the most expensive studio apartment in South River, NJ costs a monthly $5,514.

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