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Average Rent in Vernon, CT

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Vernon 2 Beds - $1,700-
Last updated 6/20/2024

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Local Reviews

Community aspect and safety are important to me where i live. No major concerns about where I live other than rent keeps increasing

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There is a landfill close to my neighborhood and you can go on top of it and see downtown. My favorite local business is Taza. I got to Dunkin' Donuts a lot with my friends

I like where I live because we know the neighbors good and thier kids and everyone looks out for each other.

all the trees in my apartment community, the neighbors are very nice, the area is kept clean and will landscape and there are plenty of restaurants and lots of grocery stores nearby

It feels safe and my neighbors are amazing. I have so much support during this time and always. I never feel alone.

Affordability

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 6/20/2024

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Rent Trends

Average rent in Vernon, CT

In Vernon, CT, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,700 to $1,700. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,700.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

2 Beds

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Changed from $1,700 to $1,700
Last updated 6/20/2024

Rent Ranges

Apartment PricesProportion
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6%
18%
47%
29%

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Amherst$2,299+12%
Manchester$2,249-23%
West Hartford$1,877-2%
New London$1,825--
New Haven$1,820+4%
Worcester$1,611+1%
New Britain$1,503+58%
Enfield$1,495+17%
Hamden$1,425+30%
Meriden$1,350+4%
Norwich$1,2950%
Middletown$1,290+14%
Springfield$1,258-3%
East Hartford$1,250--
Hartford$1,200-12%
Waterbury$1,200--
Groton$1,195--
West Springfield$1,100+16%
West Haven$1,095+5%
Chicopee$1,050+11%
Wallingford$8250%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
East Haven$2,580+59%
New Haven$2,540+8%
West Hartford$2,190-10%
Newington$2,175+78%
New London$2,040+77%
Amherst$1,930-13%
Worcester$1,812+15%
Groton$1,7500%
New Britain$1,630+28%
Hamden$1,610+15%
Manchester$1,497-5%
Enfield$1,4950%
Springfield$1,420+72%
Chicopee$1,3750%
Hartford$1,325-19%
Bristol$1,295+17%
West Springfield$1,250+9%
West Haven$1,250+7%
East Hartford$1,200+23%
Middletown$1,1500%
Norwich$1,0870%
Meriden$1,0000%
Waterbury$1,0000%
Wallingford$987+4%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
West Hartford$3,415+18%
New Haven$3,200+12%
East Haven$2,912+37%
Newington$2,825+95%
Amherst$2,375-23%
Hamden$2,355+35%
Worcester$2,174+12%
Springfield$2,1520%
Manchester$2,007+8%
Groton$1,942+13%
West Haven$1,850+6%
Enfield$1,822+4%
New Britain$1,667+15%
New London$1,625+35%
Hartford$1,600-6%
Middletown$1,425-18%
Norwich$1,422+1%
Chicopee$1,417+4%
Bristol$1,410+13%
East Hartford$1,400+22%
West Springfield$1,400+4%
Meriden$1,2000%
Waterbury$1,200-8%
Wallingford$1,200+4%

Transportation

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 4545

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 7 of 12 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 8 of 12 renters

Percentage: 3333

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 7 of 12 renters

Area Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 12 of 12 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 10 of 12 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 9 of 12 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 9 of 12 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 9 of 12 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 9 of 12 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 9 of 12 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 9 of 12 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 8 of 12 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 8 of 12 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 8 of 12 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 8 of 12 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 8 of 12 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 7 of 12 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 6 of 12 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 6 of 12 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 8 of 12 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 9 of 12 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 9 of 12 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 9 of 12 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Vernon

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About

Vernon, CT

Overview of Vernon

The town of Vernon is located in the north central area of the state of Connecticut, roughly 15 miles east of Connecticut's capital city of Hartford and 25 miles southeast of the city of Springfield, Massachusetts. Vernon apartments for rent are great ways to join the population of more than 30,100 people living across its 17.7 square miles of land.

Residents enjoy close proximity to a number of transportation methods, including numerous state routes and Interstate 84. Many locals come to Vernon to enjoy prime suburban living with a short commute into Hartford or Springfield business districts. The town is known for its family-friendly atmosphere, as nearly 20 percent of its residents are under the age of 18. Residents also boast of the town's appreciation for its history, its strong economic base with ample room for growth, thriving residential and commercial centers and its superb location in "New England's Knowledge Corridor." 

Living in Vernon, CT

People living in Vernon apartments are proud to be a part of this rich community. Early settlers came to the area in 1716, but the town of Vernon was not incorporated until 1808 when the area was separated from the town of Bolton. Several mills were constructed along the Tankerhoosen and Hockanum rivers, using the water current to help power the mills.

The industrialization of the area is what really spurred the growth and urbanization of Rockville, while the remainder of Vernon was reserved mainly for agricultural and rural purposes. Rockville was incorporated itself in 1889, and by 1900 Vernon's population had grown to 8,483 people, with 7,076 of those people living in the city of Rockville. In 1965, Vernon was combined with Rockville were combined.

Vernon Work and Study

Apartments near Vernon could be attractive options for business professionals as well as for students. The top five major employers in the area are the Town of Vernon, Rockville General Hospital, New England Mechanical Service, Visiting Nurse & Health Services and Stop & Shop. The most common industry in Vernon is finance and insurance, followed by the construction industry. City-Data information revealed that the most common occupation in the area is computer specialists.

Student residents have picked a prime place to live, as Vernon is situated in "New England's Knowledge Corridor" and has close proximity to top area colleges and universities, including the University of Connecticut, Trinity College, Manchester Community College and Springfield Technical Community College.

Rentals in Vernon, CT and Cost of Living

According to data collected by the U.S. Census Bureau, Vernon rentals have a vacancy rate of 4.1 percent, and median gross rent was valued at $888 as of 2010. The largest portion of renters, 38.8 percent, fall in the gross rent range of $750 to $999, with roughly 84.6 percent of all renters falling in the wider gross rent range of $500 to $1,499. The data further indicated that more than 30 percent reported spending 35 percent or more of their household income on gross rental costs.

City-Data information revealed that in March 2012, the cost of living in Vernon was assigned the value of 106.8 points, which is 6.8 percent higher than the national average of 100 points

Vernon Attractions and Special Events

There are numerous attractions available to people living in Vernon apartments. Notable Vernon and nearby attractions include the Vernon Historical Society Museum, the New England Civil War Museum, Talcott Mountain State Park, Hicks-Stearns Museum, Valley Falls Park and Ellington Ridge Country Club. 

The New England Civil War Museum is the only museum in the state that is devoted to the men who fought in the Civil War. The Vernon Historical Society Museum is dedicated to educating residents and visitors about the history of Vernon and Rockville through exhibits featuring artifacts and other preserved materials.

Another popular historical site to visit is the War Memorial Tower on Fox Hill. The tower is erected in Henry Park in the Rockville area of Vernon and serves as a memorial to all local veterans.

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