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Frequently Asked Questions
What is the price of a studio apartment in Philadelphia, PA?
The price range of a studio apartment is between $230 and $7,202. Search our studio apartments in Philadelphia, PA.
How many studio apartments for rent are available in Philadelphia, PA on RentCafe?
There are 927 studio rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Philadelphia, PA were last updated on 5 Jul 2022.
What is the average size of a studio apartment in Philadelphia, PA?
The average Philadelphia, PA studio apartment size is 421 sq. ft.
What are the advantages of renting a studio apartment in Philadelphia, PA?
Studio apartments in Philadelphia, PA tend to be more affordable than other apartments and they have lower utility costs.
What are the downsides of renting a studio apartment in Philadelphia, PA?
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 Philadelphia, PA.
Philadelphia, PA Demographics
- Total Population1,581,531
Female 748,846Male 832,685
- Median Age34.6
The total population of Philadelphia, PA is 1,581,531, of which 748,846 are men and 832,685 are women, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau estimates. The residents of Philadelphia have a median age of 34.6.
Average Rent in Philadelphia, PA
- Philadelphia, PA Average Rental Price, February 2022 $1,812 /mo
Apartments in Philadelphia, PA rent for $1,812 per month, on average.
Philadelphia, PA Apartment Rent Ranges
9% of apartments in Philadelphia, PA are priced between $701-$1,000. About 34% charge rents in the $1,001-$1,500 range. Approximately 27% of Philadelphia’s apartment rentals are priced between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, 29% of apartments are in the most expensive > $2,000 range.
Philadelphia, PA Rent Trends
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The average monthly rent in Philadelphia, PA is around $1,812, while the national average rent is $1,628.
Philadelphia, PA Households
- Total Number of Households613,125
Family 330,898Non-family 282,227
Children 165,345No Children 447,780
- Average People Per Household2.5
- Median Household Income$49,127
- Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,023
A total of 613,125 households live in Philadelphia, PA, of which 330,898 are family households and 282,227 are non-family households, per U.S. Census estimates. Of these, approximately 165,345 households have children and 447,780 households do not have children. The average size of a household in Philadelphia, PA is 2.5. The median household income in Philadelphia is $49,127 annually, with $1,023 per month going towards housing.
Philadelphia, PA Education Statistics
According to Census data, 5% of the population in Philadelphia, PA have no high school education, 41% went to high school, 20% have some college education, 6% earned an Associate Degree, 17% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 12% earned a Graduate Degree.
Renting a studio apartment in Philadelphia, PA
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 Philadelphia, PA is 879 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 $190, 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 662 small apartments are in Philadelphia, PA to choose from that will help you make a decision, with an average rent of $1,615.
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 Philadelphia, PA, 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 185 listings in Philadelphia, PA and we promise you won’t be disappointed.