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Average Rent in Columbus, GA

Average Rent in Columbus, GA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Studio - $725-28%
1 Bed - $977+4%
2 Beds - $1,045+6%
Last updated 3/2/2024

Average Apartment Cost in Columbus, GA

The average rent for apartments in Columbus, GA, is between $725 and $1,045 in 2024. For a studio apartment in Columbus, GA, the average rent is $725. When it comes to 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent in Columbus, GA, is $977. For a 2-bedroom apartment, the average rent is $1,045.

Apartment Rent Ranges in Columbus, GA

Apartment PricesProportion
10%
40%
30%
14%
5%

Neighborhood Apartment Rent Trends in Columbus, GA

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
North Columbus$1,560+9%
Downtown Columbus$1,2850%
Beallwood$1,215-2%
Panhandle$1,142+81%
Midtown$725+9%
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
North Columbus$1,192+4%
Beallwood$1,100-8%
North Highland$1,100-8%
Panhandle$972+10%
St. Elmo$900+9%
Midtown$852+2%
Downtown Columbus$750-53%
Downtown Historic District$750--
Wynnton Village Historic District$670+7%
South Columbus$637+1%
East Columbus$630-3%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Beallwood$1,457+9%
North Highland$1,457+9%
North Columbus$1,451+7%
Panhandle$1,124+4%
Downtown Columbus$979--
Downtown Historic District$979--
St. Elmo$966+11%
Midtown$942+7%
East Wynnton$890--
Wynnton Village Historic District$7850%
East Columbus$7650%
South Columbus$7600%

How Other Cities Compare to Columbus, GA

City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Midland$1,185+5%
Auburn$1,150+11%
Valley$1,150--
Smiths Station$1,111+6%
Lagrange$995-18%
Opelika$900+11%
Hogansville$895-6%
Phenix City$890+5%
West Point$726--
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Auburn$1,620+128%
Midland$1,477+7%
Smiths Station$1,399+11%
Opelika$1,337+10%
Valley$1,275-12%
Lagrange$1,150-19%
Phenix City$997+8%
West Point$871--

Columbus, GA Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds
Mar 2023Apr 2023May 2023Jun 2023Jul 2023Aug 2023Sep 2023Oct 2023Nov 2023Dec 2023Jan 2024Feb 2024Mar 2024
$670$670$670$670$700$700$700$700$700$700$700$725$725
$964$946$952$941$936$922$929$915$940$940$977$977$970
$1002$1004$1004$1002$1004$1014$1008$1037$1027$1044$1057$1046$1065
$1169$1169$1173$1177$1181$1183$1158$1176$1160$1188$1188$1185$1183

Neighborhood Information for Columbus, GA

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Columbus, GA?

The most affordable neighborhoods in Columbus are East Columbus, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $630, South Columbus, where renters pay $637 on average for a 1-bedroom apartment, and Wynnton Village Historic District, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $670. If you're looking for other great deals, check out the listings in Downtown Columbus ($750 for a 1-bedroom apartment) or Downtown Historic District ($750 for a 1-bedroom apartment), compared to the $977 average for a Columbus 1-bedroom apartment.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Columbus, GA?

The most affordable neighborhoods in Columbus are North Columbus, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $1,192, Beallwood, where renters pay $1,100 on average for a 1-bedroom apartment, and North Highland, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $1,100. If you're looking for other great deals, check out the listings in Panhandle ($972 for a 1-bedroom apartment) or St. Elmo ($900 for a 1-bedroom apartment), compared to the $977 average for a Columbus 1-bedroom apartment.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Columbus, GA?

The most popular neighborhoods in Columbus are Midtown, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $852, Wynnton Village Historic District, where renters pay $670 on average for a 1-bedroom apartment, and St. Elmo, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $900. If you're looking for other popular neighborhoods, check out the listings in East Columbus ($630 for a 1-bedroom apartment) or Downtown Columbus ($750 for a 1-bedroom apartment), compared to the $977 average for a Columbus 1-bedroom apartment.

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