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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 6/20/2024

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Local Reviews

There are tons of pets everywhere and amenities like shops, drugstores and cultural things are steps away.

diverse population restaurants and stores walking distance excitng night life walking distance from home

I like the variety in easy access to public transportation, such as the buses, taxis, and subway system.

There is a well reserved eatary and well secured building also there is a beach and field event for kids to play

i like most about their behavior. they help me to get something from shop. help me in business ,help me to enjoy in work

Demographics

Education

High School

23%

Associate's

11%

Bachelor's

29%

Master's

32%

Doctorate

4%

Family Size

2 people

63%

3 people

30%

4 people

2%

5 people

3%

6+ people

1%

Household Income

0-50k

29%

50-100k

20%

100-150k

20%

150-200k

12%

200k+

19%

Age

0-10

8%

10-20

3%

20-45

64%

45-65

17%

65+

8%

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 Mount Vernon Square, 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 Mount Vernon Square, 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 6/20/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

3.9%

Compared to National Average

1.6%

The cost of living in Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC is 3.9% lower than the state average and 1.6% lower than the national average. Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC housing is 13.5% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 4.2% more pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 0.1% more in Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 0.5% less here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DCCompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
12.7%
13.5%
Utilities
7.6%
4.2%
Food
3.9%
0.1%
Transportation
5.3%
1.9%
Healthcare
5%
0.5%

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, NoMa, and H Street-NoMa. In Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $2,628. NoMa sees average rents of $2,454 for a 1-bedroom unit. H Street-NoMa offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $2,454. For those seeking other popular areas, Eckington presents 1-bedroom apartments at $2,137, and Connecticut Avenue - K Street at $2,820. 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%
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%
Cathedral Heights$1,745-5%
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%
Cathedral Heights$2,802+24%
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%
Stanton Park$2,3000%
Park View$2,300+15%
Edgewood$2,294+16%
Southwest - Waterfront$2,250-1%
Southwest Washington$2,250-1%
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%
Cathedral Heights$4,190+9%
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%
Stanton Park$3,5000%
West Village$3,500-22%
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

16%

15-30 Mins

45%

30-40 Mins

20%

40-60 Mins

14%

60+ Mins

5%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 9797

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Percentage: 9090

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Percentage: 9191

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Need A Car

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Coffee

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Oh la latte, not a bad spot for getting a cup of joe.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 90% more coffee shops than average
  3. 82% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Mount Vernon Square Washington draws a crowd for its fine art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 83% more fine art centers than average
  3. 60% more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Theaters

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's a pretty good scene for movie buffs and theater lovers.

  1. A high number of theaters per resident
  2. 94% more theaters than average
  3. 89% more theaters than areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not exactly a Tilt-a-Whirl, but there's fun to be had.

  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

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 83% more grocery stores than average
  3. 40% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Mount Vernon Square Washington serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 81% more restaurants than average
  3. 59% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Mount Vernon Square Washington is running dry.

  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

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Mount Vernon Square Washington.

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

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Mount Vernon Square Washington.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. A standard number of shops compared to 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. Few gyms per resident
  2. 83% more gyms than average
  3. 60% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Mount Vernon Square Washington's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 68% more medical facilities than average
  3. 50% more medical facilities than 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. 73% more daycares than average
  3. 24% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're not mutts about Mount Vernon Square Washington.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. A standard number of pet facilities 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

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

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 5 of 5 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 5 of 5 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Near Downtown

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Busy Streets

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in Mount Vernon Square Washington

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