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Average Rent in Worcester, MA

Average Rent in Worcester, MA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Studio - $1,5990%
1 Bed - $1,812+10%
2 Beds - $2,072+14%
Last updated 3/4/2024

Average Apartment Cost in Worcester, MA

The average rent for apartments in Worcester, MA, is between $1,599 and $2,072 in 2024. For a studio apartment in Worcester, MA, the average rent is $1,599. When it comes to 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent in Worcester, MA, is $1,812. For a 2-bedroom apartment, the average rent is $2,072.

Apartment Rent Ranges in Worcester, MA

Apartment PricesProportion
0%
1%
9%
51%
39%

Neighborhood Apartment Rent Trends in Worcester, MA

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
South Worcester$1,673+4%
Broadmeadow Brook$1,673+4%
North Worcester$1,5990%
Burncoat$1,5990%
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Burncoat$1,974-1%
Central City$1,845+57%
South Worcester$1,812+7%
Broadmeadow Brook$1,812+7%
Green Island$1,800--
Shrewsbury Street$1,616+2%
East Worcester$1,546+5%
Institution Park$1,450--
Greendale$1,300--
Grafton$1,300+8%
North Worcester$9500%
North Lincoln Street$9500%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Green Island$2,850--
Downtown Worcester$2,825-1%
Columbus Park$2,400--
Central City$2,197+72%
South Worcester$2,150+10%
Broadmeadow Brook$2,150+10%
Burncoat$2,074-1%
East Worcester$2,029+13%
University Park$1,900--
West Tatnuck$1,900--
Shrewsbury Street$1,870+4%
Institution Park$1,850+23%
West Worcester$1,8000%
Salisbury Street$1,8000%
Hamilton$1,650--
Greendale$1,600--
Grafton Hill$1,600--
Vernon Hill$1,550--
Grafton$1,500+7%
North Worcester$1,2000%
North Lincoln Street$1,2000%

How Other Cities Compare to Worcester, MA

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Charlestown$3,844--
Brighton$3,254+71%
Cambridge$3,197+26%
Boston$3,1120%
Chestnut Hill$2,910+48%
Somerville$2,672+17%
Brookline$2,580+11%
Jamaica Plain$2,463-26%
Allston$2,250+17%
Quincy$2,210+8%
Newton$2,050-66%
Roxbury$1,9000%
Nashua$1,852+16%
Providence$1,5500%
Lowell$1,350-5%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Chestnut Hill$4,384+31%
Charlestown$4,264-1%
Boston$3,782+3%
Cambridge$3,646+10%
Roxbury$3,575+10%
Brighton$3,237+32%
Somerville$3,036+19%
South Boston$2,937+3%
Brookline$2,911+5%
Jamaica Plain$2,907-1%
Quincy$2,642+12%
Allston$2,375+7%
Lowell$2,063+10%
Nashua$2,063+15%
Newton$1,850-67%
Providence$1,700-16%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Charlestown$6,623+11%
Boston$5,086+9%
Cambridge$4,868+21%
Allston$4,775+74%
Chestnut Hill$4,210+6%
Roxbury$4,100+6%
Brighton$3,987+47%
Brookline$3,900+10%
South Boston$3,447-6%
Jamaica Plain$3,419+4%
Somerville$3,362+20%
Quincy$3,009+1%
Newton$2,800-18%
Providence$2,337-11%
Lowell$2,282+2%
Nashua$2,175-6%

Worcester, MA Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds
Mar 2023Apr 2023May 2023Jun 2023Jul 2023Aug 2023Sep 2023Oct 2023Nov 2023Dec 2023Jan 2024Feb 2024Mar 2024
$1599$1599$1599$1599$1599$1599$1599$1599$1599$1599$1599$1599$1599
$1812$1812$1812$1812$1812$1812$1812$1812$1812$1812$1812$1812$1812
$1900$1925$1937$2000$1990$2049$2018$2023$2064$2072$2073$2072$2092
$1800$1762$1750$1350$1762$1750$1737$1350$1950$1350$1350$1350$1350

Neighborhood Information for Worcester, MA

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Worcester, MA?

The most affordable neighborhoods in Worcester are North Worcester, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $950, North Lincoln Street, where renters pay $950 on average for a 1-bedroom apartment, and Greendale, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $1,300. If you're looking for other great deals, check out the listings in Grafton ($1,300 for a 1-bedroom apartment) or Institution Park ($1,450 for a 1-bedroom apartment), compared to the $1,812 average for a Worcester 1-bedroom apartment.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Worcester, MA?

The most affordable neighborhoods in Worcester are Downtown Worcester, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $2,975, Burncoat, where renters pay $1,974 on average for a 1-bedroom apartment, and Central City, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $1,845. If you're looking for other great deals, check out the listings in South Worcester ($1,812 for a 1-bedroom apartment) or Broadmeadow Brook ($1,812 for a 1-bedroom apartment), compared to the $1,812 average for a Worcester 1-bedroom apartment.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Worcester, MA?

The most popular neighborhoods in Worcester are East Worcester, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $1,546, Shrewsbury Street, where renters pay $1,616 on average for a 1-bedroom apartment, and Green Island, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $1,800. If you're looking for other popular neighborhoods, check out the listings in Central City ($1,845 for a 1-bedroom apartment) or Downtown Worcester ($2,975 for a 1-bedroom apartment), compared to the $1,812 average for a Worcester 1-bedroom apartment.

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