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Average Rent in Washington, DC

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Washington Studio - $2,025-1%
Washington 1 Bed - $2,455-1%
Washington 2 Beds - $3,332-4%
Last updated 6/21/2024

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Local Reviews

I like that it's safe. I like the beautiful scenery. I like that I can walk around at night and not feel afraid.

I love this little cafe called Amy's a few blocks from my house it's really cool and cozy, I love going there with my family.

Unique: diversity. Whole foods, Giant, CVS, Target. Everywhere. That is a beautiful place to go everywhere.

Demographics

Education

High School

7%

Associate's

5%

Bachelor's

34%

Master's

42%

Doctorate

12%

Family Size

2 people

66%

3 people

15%

4 people

14%

5 people

5%

6+ people

0%

Household Income

0-50k

24%

50-100k

25%

100-150k

16%

150-200k

9%

200k+

26%

Age

0-10

8%

10-20

6%

20-45

39%

45-65

21%

65+

26%

Affordability

Percentage: 2/52/5

Renters gave this area a 2 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 6/21/2024

*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 Cathedral Heights, Washington, DC

In Washington, DC, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $2,025 to $3,332. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Cathedral Heights, Washington, DC is $2,025. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $2,455. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $3,332.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-1%

Changed from $2,045 to $2,025
1 Bed

-1%

Changed from $2,480 to $2,455
2 Beds

-4%

Changed from $3,471 to $3,332
Last updated 6/21/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

1.4%

Compared to National Average

1.5%

The cost of living in Cathedral Heights, Washington, DC is 1.4% lower than the state average and 1.5% higher than the national average. Cathedral Heights, Washington, DC housing is 4.3% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 26.2% more pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 0% more in Cathedral Heights, Washington, DC than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 12.7% less here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Cathedral Heights, Washington, DCCompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
16.2%
4.3%
Utilities
26.7%
26.2%
Food
3.4%
0%
Transportation
6.9%
1.8%
Healthcare
7.3%
12.7%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Fredericksburg$2,643+1%
Manassas$2,637+9%
Arlington$2,117+4%
Bethesda$2,079+18%
Fairfax$2,044+3%
Washington$2,025-1%
Frederick$1,951-8%
Rockville$1,9450%
Columbia$1,7990%
Alexandria$1,778-7%
Annapolis$1,750-3%
Silver Spring$1,732+8%
Germantown$1,7090%
Towson$1,680+8%
Gaithersburg$1,679-13%
Owings Mills$1,605+4%
Woodbridge$1,5450%
Glen Burnie$1,526-6%
Baltimore$1,461-7%
Laurel$1,411-17%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Ashburn$3,316+51%
Bethesda$2,546-3%
Annapolis$2,523+5%
Arlington$2,512+4%
Washington$2,455-1%
Reston$2,260+5%
Rockville$2,205+3%
Fairfax$2,1570%
Manassas$2,061+12%
Gaithersburg$2,057-6%
Alexandria$2,0470%
Silver Spring$2,000+3%
Frederick$1,948+11%
Columbia$1,922+13%
Laurel$1,876+11%
Towson$1,853+4%
Woodbridge$1,826+1%
Owings Mills$1,749+2%
Germantown$1,644-12%
Fredericksburg$1,587+7%
Glen Burnie$1,474+1%
Baltimore$1,451+5%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Bethesda$3,5420%
Arlington$3,490+4%
Washington$3,332-4%
Reston$2,951+15%
Annapolis$2,756-5%
Fairfax$2,737+5%
Rockville$2,723-1%
Ashburn$2,689+5%
Alexandria$2,598+6%
Gaithersburg$2,389-11%
Laurel$2,377+14%
Manassas$2,333+16%
Towson$2,327+3%
Silver Spring$2,309+2%
Frederick$2,217+9%
Woodbridge$2,189+5%
Columbia$2,113+12%
Owings Mills$2,095-1%
Germantown$2,0010%
Glen Burnie$1,767+1%
Baltimore$1,670+2%
Fredericksburg$1,599-12%

Compare Neighborhoods

Washington Highlands

$1,199

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Randle Heights

$1,199

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Fort Dupont

$1,211

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Washington, DC?

For renters in Washington seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are Washington Highlands, Randle Heights, and Fort Dupont, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $1,199, $1,199, and $1,211 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Congress Heights and Bellevue, where the rents are $1,304 and $1,320, a favorable comparison to Washington's overall 1-bedroom average of $2,455.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Washington, DC?

In Washington, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are West Village, Georgetown, and West End. A 1-bedroom apartment in West Village averages at $6,000, in Georgetown it averages $5,000, and in West End, the average is $4,065. For additional high-end living options, U-Street offers 1-bedroom apartments at $3,000, and Dupont Circle at $2,995. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $2,455 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Washington, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Washington, DC?

In Washington, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown, Mount Vernon Square, and NoMa. In Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $2,628. Mount Vernon Square sees average rents of $2,187 for a 1-bedroom unit. NoMa offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $2,454. For those seeking other popular areas, H Street-NoMa presents 1-bedroom apartments at $2,454, and Eckington at $2,137. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $2,455 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Washington, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
McNair$2,459+40%
Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End$2,438+15%
Foggy Bottom$2,390+22%
Connecticut Avenue - K Street$2,354-2%
Dupont Circle$2,271-2%
Adams Morgan$2,250+4%
Logan Circle - Shaw$2,225+9%
Mount Vernon Square$2,141-19%
Navy Yard$2,100-10%
West Village$2,095--
U-Street$2,074-3%
Northwest Washington$2,0500%
NoMa$2,012-1%
H Street-NoMa$2,012-1%
Park View$2,000--
Pleasant Plains$2,000--
Carver - Langston$2,000-1%
Fair Oaks$1,969-1%
Northeast Washington$1,954-3%
Columbia Heights$1,895+4%
Southeast Washington$1,875-11%
Capitol Hill$1,862+1%
Stanton Park$1,8500%
Southwest - Waterfront$1,825-8%
Southwest Washington$1,825-8%
Woodley Park$1,800+6%
Near Northeast$1,785-8%
Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown$1,740-12%
Eckington$1,730--
Edgewood$1,691+7%
Brookland$1,691+7%
Mount Pleasant$1,615+9%
Glover Park$1,600+31%
Petworth$1,5800%
Trinidad$1,513--
Georgetown$1,393+1%
16th Street Heights - Crestwood - Brightwood Park$1,313--
Brightwood Park$1,313--
Ivy City$1,263--
Anacostia$1,250--
Fairlawn$1,250--
Fort Dupont$1,099--
Bellevue$9600%
Congress Heights$9600%
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
U-Street$3,000+12%
Dupont Circle$2,995-14%
Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End$2,864-14%
Connecticut Avenue - K Street$2,820-1%
Navy Yard$2,800-8%
Columbia Heights$2,774+9%
Adams Morgan$2,766+3%
Logan Circle - Shaw$2,755+7%
Ivy City$2,717-9%
Carver - Langston$2,700+11%
Foggy Bottom$2,683+2%
Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown$2,628-1%
Northwest Washington$2,605+2%
NoMa$2,4540%
H Street-NoMa$2,4540%
Kingman Park$2,400-4%
Capitol Hill$2,395+2%
Woodley Park$2,391+14%
Northeast Washington$2,312-5%
Park View$2,300+15%
Stanton Park$2,3000%
Edgewood$2,294+16%
Southwest - Waterfront$2,250-1%
Southwest Washington$2,250-1%
Mount Vernon Square$2,187-26%
Fair Oaks$2,165+1%
Eckington$2,137-22%
McNair$2,113+9%
Brookland$2,087+10%
Mount Pleasant$2,080+10%
Near Northeast$2,039-12%
Glover Park$2,006+10%
Hill East$2,000-24%
16th Street Heights - Crestwood - Brightwood Park$1,950+15%
Brightwood Park$1,950+15%
Petworth$1,9300%
Cherry Hill$1,875+7%
Trinidad$1,675+5%
Pleasant Plains$1,599-29%
Fairlawn$1,523-8%
Anacostia$1,511+5%
Southeast Washington$1,480-45%
Bellevue$1,320+15%
Congress Heights$1,304+13%
Fort Dupont$1,211+4%
Washington Highlands$1,199+26%
Randle Heights$1,199--
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Dupont Circle$5,531+7%
Foggy Bottom$4,500+131%
Connecticut Avenue - K Street$4,262+2%
Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown$4,002-5%
Woodley Park$3,950+27%
Logan Circle - Shaw$3,831-7%
Georgetown$3,750-1%
Ivy City$3,743-5%
Northwest Washington$3,716+1%
U-Street$3,700-6%
Mount Vernon Square$3,600-17%
West Village$3,500-22%
Stanton Park$3,5000%
Adams Morgan$3,450+15%
Columbia Heights$3,400+10%
NoMa$3,3520%
H Street-NoMa$3,3520%
Park View$3,250+10%
Northeast Washington$3,212-2%
Capitol Hill$3,175+2%
Southwest - Waterfront$3,175-2%
Southwest Washington$3,175-10%
Navy Yard$3,100-22%
Hill East$3,100+9%
Eckington$3,091--
Pleasant Plains$2,800-15%
Near Northeast$2,790-1%
Fair Oaks$2,764+6%
McNair$2,690+50%
16th Street Heights - Crestwood - Brightwood Park$2,625+5%
Brightwood Park$2,625+5%
Glover Park$2,619-10%
Petworth$2,565+5%
Carver - Langston$2,500-31%
Mount Pleasant$2,2290%
Kingman Park$2,199--
Edgewood$2,100-14%
Brookland$2,100-14%
Cherry Hill$1,910+9%
Trinidad$1,900-24%
Anacostia$1,850+13%
Fairlawn$1,750-12%
Southeast Washington$1,617-5%
Randle Heights$1,599--
Congress Heights$1,527+9%
Fort Dupont$1,428+2%
Bellevue$1,383-1%
Washington Highlands$1,350+20%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

12%

15-30 Mins

44%

30-40 Mins

20%

40-60 Mins

18%

60+ Mins

6%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 7878

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Percentage: 5050

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Percentage: 5353

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Need A Car

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Cathedral Heights Washington.

  1. A high number of parks per resident
  2. 80% more parks than average
  3. 53% more parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. 83% more gyms than average
  3. 73% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This supermarket score is far from superior.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. An average number of grocery stores
  3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

Restaurants

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Better stock your pantry because the restaurant scene is paltry.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 7% more restaurants than average
  3. 56% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Stock up on your home beans, because this place is out of brew.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 61% more coffee shops than average
  3. 40% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Disco is definitely dead around here.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. An average number of bars and clubs
  3. A standard number of bars and clubs compared to areas of a similar size

Childcare

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Calling all caregivers: childcare options around here are a bit scarce.

  1. Few daycares per resident
  2. An average number of daycares
  3. A standard number of daycares compared to areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is great for recovering shopaholics - a low retail score.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. A standard number of shops compared to areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're not mutts about Cathedral Heights Washington.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. Far fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Theaters

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Intermission much? Cathedral Heights Washington is low on theater choices.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. An average number of theaters
  3. A standard number of theaters compared to areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An all around mediocre performance for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. An average number of fine art centers
  3. A standard number of fine art centers compared to areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Amusement park merriment is in free fall in Cathedral Heights Washington.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. An average number of amusement parks
  3. A standard number of amusement parks compared to areas of a similar size

Hospitals

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll work yourself into a fever to find a hospital in this area.

  1. Few hospitals per resident
  2. An average number of hospitals
  3. A standard number of hospitals compared to areas of a similar size

Medical Care

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The lack of medical care round here is a little hard to swallow

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 26% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. Far fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fasten your seat belt, it's a long way to get gas.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. An average number of gas stations
  3. A standard number of gas stations compared to areas of a similar size

Area Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Downtown

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Nice Views

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Schools

Percentage: 5/55/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in Cathedral Heights Washington

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McLean Gardens 0.3 miles$2,458$3,817
Woodley Park 1.3 miles$2,391$3,950
Cleveland Park 1 miles$2,445$3,734
Forest Hills 1.5 miles$2,349$3,293
West Village 1.9 miles$6,000$3,500
Tenleytown 0.9 miles$2,350$3,950
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