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Average Rent in Dalton, GA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Dalton Studio - $895-
Dalton 1 Bed - $925+3%
Dalton 2 Beds - $1,0990%
Last updated 6/17/2024

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Local Reviews

The uniqueness is the mountains,my favorite local places are the oyster restaurants are Emporia of China and kobashji,walmarts and my favorite is the big ds flea market,my favorite place to go is the mountains

We have two parks fast food close by close to schools and churches no need to go the large town next to us

It is near a park and I have lot of families who live by me. It's a low crime area. Also it is very close to restaurants and schools.

Demographics

Education

High School

61%

Associate's

22%

Bachelor's

13%

Master's

4%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

34%

3 people

24%

4 people

19%

5 people

13%

6+ people

10%

Household Income

0-50k

55%

50-100k

30%

100-150k

7%

150-200k

2%

200k+

5%

Age

0-10

14%

10-20

15%

20-45

36%

45-65

23%

65+

12%

Affordability

Percentage: 4/54/5

Renters gave this area a 4 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 6/17/2024

*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 Dalton, GA

In Dalton, GA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $895 to $1,099. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Dalton, GA is $895. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $925. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,099.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-

Changed from $895 to $895
1 Bed

+3%

Changed from $898 to $925
2 Beds

0%

Changed from $1,099 to $1,099
Last updated 6/17/2024

Rent Ranges

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Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Chattanooga$1,205-9%
Rome$975--
Cartersville$899--
Fort Oglethorpe$899+2%
Rossville$775+7%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Canton$1,460-1%
Blue Ridge$1,450--
Cartersville$1,425+29%
Chattanooga$1,378-1%
Ooltewah$1,351-11%
Red Bank$1,350--
East Ridge$1,330-15%
Hixson$1,261-7%
Calhoun$1,170+38%
Cleveland$1,072+9%
Rome$1,025+32%
Fort Oglethorpe$990-14%
Rossville$789-4%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Holly Springs$2,291-1%
Jasper$1,895--
Canton$1,849-5%
Fort Oglethorpe$1,776+32%
Chattanooga$1,643-5%
Hixson$1,617+5%
Ooltewah$1,562-9%
Cleveland$1,480-6%
Rome$1,350+18%
Calhoun$1,341+34%
Blue Ridge$1,300-67%
Cartersville$1,295-10%
Red Bank$1,199--
Rossville$1,195+14%
East Ridge$1,020-45%
Fort Payne$811--

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Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

30%

15-30 Mins

55%

30-40 Mins

8%

40-60 Mins

4%

60+ Mins

3%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 2626

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 11 of 15 renters

Has Sidewalks

No

Say 12 of 15 renters

Percentage: 2727

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 8 of 15 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Restaurants

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The restaurant scene here is really cooking with gas.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 69% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 32% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

If you love to shop, Dalton is a good fit.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer shops than average
  3. 100% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in Dalton.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 62% fewer gyms than average
  3. 46% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? Dalton doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 75% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 33% fewer pet facilities than 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. 82% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 23% fewer grocery stores 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. 82% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 79% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Disco is definitely dead around here.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 85% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 29% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Room for improvement. More parks please.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than 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. 100% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 100% fewer fine art centers than 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. 100% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 100% 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. 62% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 15% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 14 of 15 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 14 of 15 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 14 of 15 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 13 of 15 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 13 of 15 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 12 of 15 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 11 of 15 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 11 of 15 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 10 of 15 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 10 of 15 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 9 of 15 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 8 of 15 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 8 of 15 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 9 of 15 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 10 of 15 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 10 of 15 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 10 of 15 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 11 of 15 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 13 of 15 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 13 of 15 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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Top Schools in Dalton

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About

Dalton, GA

Overview of Dalton

A historic town nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Dalton is known as the "Carpet Capital of the World" due to its profitable carpet-making industry. With its Southern charm and authentic small town feel, many families are looking for Dalton apartments for rent because it is a wonderful place to live. As bedspreads, and later toilet covers, bath mats, robes and throw rugs became popular with housewives in the early 20th century, Dalton began to emerge as a production hub for all things carpeted, and the community was able to come out of the Great Depression unscathed. Ever since, Dalton has been a successful manufacturing hub for carpet, drawing many Georgians to the area.

Living in Dalton

If exploring the outdoors is a passion, check out some of the local areas to hike and bike while looking for Dalton apartments for rent. Since Dalton is near the Blue Ridge Mountains, there are several trails and lakes that are popular with residents of Dalton apartments, including Snake Creek Gap Mountain, Farmers Lake and Pinhoti Trail. Some of these locations are part of the Appalachian Trail, making Dalton a popular destination for serious hikers. Since the history of the Civil War is so entrenched into the mind of the community, the military cemetery and battlegrounds in Dalton are among the most historically significant in the South. There are several reenactments that take place throughout the year, but if you want to explore the grounds for yourself, there are Civil War marker dedications at Mill Creek Gap, Crow Valley and Fort Hill.

Dalton Apartments and Cost of Living

You'll save on amenities when looking for Dalton apartments for rent. AreaVibes reports that the cost of living here is five percent less than the national average. Rental rates are also low compared to national numbers, and AreaVibes reports that these costs are 21 percent lower than national rental fees.

Apartments in Dalton Work and Study

Many students looking for apartments for rent in Dalton get their education at Dalton State University, a four-year college that has been a town fixture since 1963. Now, Dalton State offers baccalaureate degrees in a variety of fields. Those studying here enjoy the close proximity to Chattanooga and Atlanta as well as all the advantages of a small school setting. Sales representatives and wholesale manufacturing in the carpet industry account for the largest percentage of the workforce in Dalton. However, there are also job opportunities in computer analytics, accounting and nursing near apartments in Dalton as well. The largest employers in the area are Shaw Industries and Aladdin Mills, which are both carpet manufacturers.

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