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Average Rent in Philadelphia, PA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Philadelphia Studio - $1,314-6%
Philadelphia 1 Bed - $1,787-2%
Philadelphia 2 Beds - $1,925-8%
Last updated 6/21/2024

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See what Philadelphia, PA has to offer.

Local Reviews

It's cute! There's lots of nice bars and restaurants. I like that there's a lot of small parks. I would like some more stores and corner stores they aren't just bars

the unity in my neighborhood is unique. My favorite local place is the skating rink. me and my family love the skaing rink and bond and have a good timre there.

What's unique is that it's chill and shi any all my favorite business is chick fil a because It's good asf and my bxch loves it too

It is close to alot of stores within walking distance. Also it is on a bus route. There is job opportunities around my area.

I like going downtown Our philly cheesesteak is a popular in my city and we're the home of the best nfl team 2023 eagles

The fashion district & a lot of stores that are up an coming with temple buy uo everything I love gone to the movies

Demographics

Education

High School

49%

Associate's

23%

Bachelor's

18%

Master's

8%

Doctorate

2%

Family Size

2 people

42%

3 people

25%

4 people

18%

5 people

9%

6+ people

6%

Household Income

0-50k

53%

50-100k

26%

100-150k

11%

150-200k

5%

200k+

5%

Age

0-10

13%

10-20

12%

20-45

39%

45-65

23%

65+

13%

Affordability

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 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 Philadelphia, PA

In Philadelphia, PA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,314 to $1,925. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Philadelphia, PA is $1,314. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,787. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,925.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-6%

Changed from $1,398 to $1,314
1 Bed

-2%

Changed from $1,823 to $1,787
2 Beds

-8%

Changed from $2,092 to $1,925
Last updated 6/21/2024

Rent Ranges

Apartment PricesProportion
1%
6%
29%
37%
27%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Exton$2,099-7%
Cherry Hill$2,013-4%
Mount Laurel$1,979-9%
Allentown$1,838+33%
Phoenixville$1,725+1%
Lansdale$1,713-7%
Bensalem$1,634-44%
King of Prussia$1,567-18%
West Chester$1,562+4%
Wilmington$1,5570%
Newark$1,0250%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Mount Laurel$2,390+42%
Cherry Hill$2,242-8%
Exton$2,120+7%
Lansdale$2,117+7%
King of Prussia$2,008+5%
Allentown$1,971+1%
Phoenixville$1,9350%
West Chester$1,887-3%
Bethlehem$1,845+9%
Middletown$1,795+5%
Wilmington$1,605+3%
Bensalem$1,589+2%
Northeast Philadelphia$1,544-4%
Newark$1,495-1%
Downingtown$1,350-37%
Elkton$999--
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Princeton$3,401-18%
Mount Laurel$3,186+52%
Cherry Hill$2,720-11%
Exton$2,695+8%
Lansdale$2,504-7%
Phoenixville$2,365-1%
King of Prussia$2,360-17%
West Chester$2,239-5%
Allentown$2,199+24%
Bethlehem$2,1450%
Middletown$1,945+4%
Wilmington$1,893+3%
Bensalem$1,866-2%
Northeast Philadelphia$1,849-5%
Downingtown$1,800-35%
Newark$1,662+5%

Compare Neighborhoods

West Passyunk

$950

1 Bed Avg. Rent

West Oak Lane

$950

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Stanton

$1,000

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Philadelphia, PA?

For renters in Philadelphia seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are West Passyunk, West Oak Lane, and Stanton, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $950, $950, and $1,000 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Olney and North Delaware, where the rents are $1,000 and $1,000, a favorable comparison to Philadelphia's overall 1-bedroom average of $1,787.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Philadelphia, PA?

In Philadelphia, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Center City, Old Kensington, and Rittenhouse Square. A 1-bedroom apartment in Center City averages at $2,077, in Old Kensington it averages $2,005, and in Rittenhouse Square, the average is $1,995. For additional high-end living options, Northern Liberties offers 1-bedroom apartments at $1,962, and Old City at $1,900. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $1,787 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Philadelphia, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Philadelphia, PA?

In Philadelphia, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include Lower North, North Central, and Sharswood. In Lower North, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $1,408. North Central sees average rents of $1,215 for a 1-bedroom unit. Sharswood offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $1,400. For those seeking other popular areas, Stanton presents 1-bedroom apartments at $1,000, and Brewerytown at $1,462. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $1,787 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Philadelphia, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Francisville$1,550+72%
East Falls$1,525+9%
Old Kensington$1,524+8%
Rittenhouse Square$1,475+4%
Old City$1,475-15%
Fishtown$1,450+9%
Fairmount - Art Museum$1,450+4%
River Wards$1,444+32%
West Philadelphia$1,369+5%
West Kensington$1,338--
Center City$1,322-10%
Lower North$1,300-7%
Strawberry Mansion$1,300-2%
Point Breeze$1,284-4%
Spring Garden$1,275+21%
Graduate Hospital$1,260-12%
Mantua$1,2500%
Roxborough$1,245-7%
Lower Northwest$1,222-5%
Brewerytown$1,200-14%
South Philadelphia$1,198-10%
West Poplar$1,198-4%
Bella Vista$1,150+15%
Washington Square West$1,095-13%
Upper North District$1,087+11%
Cobbs Creek$1,050-12%
Queen Village$1,050-22%
East Kensington$995-9%
Near Northeast Philadelphia$990+4%
Sharswood$975--
Kensington$962-13%
Harrowgate$962-13%
North Central$960+2%
Southwest Philadelphia$900-20%
Overbrook$884-7%
Upper North Philadelphia$850-3%
Hartranft$850-6%
West Passyunk$850--
Kingsessing$850--
Tioga$850--
Haddington$785--
Richmond$750--
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Old Kensington$2,005+15%
Rittenhouse Square$1,995+3%
Northern Liberties$1,962+2%
Old City$1,900-6%
West Poplar$1,8940%
Washington Square West$1,7950%
Harrowgate$1,767-2%
Fishtown$1,697+1%
Graduate Hospital$1,695-3%
Kensington$1,597-11%
Bella Vista$1,575+13%
River Wards$1,570-5%
West Philadelphia$1,552-14%
East Kensington$1,545-4%
Francisville$1,518-11%
Lower Moyamensing$1,5000%
Roxborough$1,500-6%
Lower Northwest$1,497-4%
East Falls$1,474-13%
Queen Village$1,472-8%
Brewerytown$1,462-11%
West Kensington$1,450-3%
Point Breeze$1,435-1%
South Philadelphia$1,430+3%
Spring Garden$1,412-6%
Lower North$1,408-6%
Sharswood$1,400+10%
Fairmount - Art Museum$1,400-20%
Overbrook$1,365-7%
Upper North Philadelphia$1,300+33%
Tioga$1,300+44%
Hartranft$1,281-1%
Mantua$1,275+14%
Southwest Philadelphia$1,275+8%
Grays Ferry$1,250+4%
Newbold$1,250-10%
Strawberry Mansion$1,250-22%
Kingsessing$1,250-12%
Haddington$1,240--
North Central$1,2150%
Richmond$1,195+117%
Near Northeast Philadelphia$1,185+6%
Cobbs Creek$1,175-2%
Upper North District$1,170+2%
Stanton$1,000+11%
Olney$1,000+8%
North Delaware$1,000-9%
West Passyunk$950-22%
West Oak Lane$950-17%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Old City$2,645-7%
Northern Liberties$2,474-23%
West Poplar$2,425+10%
Kensington$2,400+30%
Harrowgate$2,400+9%
Fishtown$2,395+9%
Washington Square West$2,3050%
Bella Vista$2,259+56%
Overbrook$2,100+87%
Fairmount - Art Museum$2,000+29%
Queen Village$2,000+13%
Graduate Hospital$1,9950%
River Wards$1,960-1%
East Falls$1,914-16%
Francisville$1,895+6%
Lower Northwest$1,856-1%
Roxborough$1,847-3%
Spring Garden$1,825-17%
North Delaware$1,800+50%
South Philadelphia$1,797+2%
Point Breeze$1,795+20%
Mantua$1,775-11%
East Kensington$1,774-8%
Grays Ferry$1,750--
Brewerytown$1,700-7%
West Philadelphia$1,695-9%
West Kensington$1,695-6%
Newbold$1,650+22%
Lower North$1,609-10%
Upper North Philadelphia$1,605-8%
Kingsessing$1,595-3%
Richmond$1,585-1%
Lower Moyamensing$1,575-12%
Strawberry Mansion$1,550-38%
Southwest Philadelphia$1,505+8%
North Central$1,5000%
Hartranft$1,495-11%
Cobbs Creek$1,421+18%
Olney$1,400--
West Oak Lane$1,375+10%
Upper North District$1,372+7%
Stanton$1,350--
Near Northeast Philadelphia$1,335-4%
Sharswood$1,170-11%
Haddington$1,150+28%
Tioga$1,150-20%
West Passyunk$1,095-19%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

14%

15-30 Mins

30%

30-40 Mins

22%

40-60 Mins

18%

60+ Mins

15%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 8484

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 163 of 287 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 185 of 287 renters

Percentage: 7676

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

No

Say 152 of 287 renters

Percentage: 6868

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 197 of 287 renters

Need A Car

No

Say 161 of 287 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Grocery Stores

5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Supermarket sweep. Philadelphia is top shelf for groceries.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. Significantly more grocery stores than average
  3. Significantly more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Great service and no need for reservations. A great place for food.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. Significantly more restaurants than average
  3. 15% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're full of beans for Philadelphia's coffee shop scene.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. Significantly more coffee shops than average
  3. A standard number of coffee shops compared to areas of a similar size

Nightlife

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Get your dance shoes on, Philadelphia looks good for nightlife.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. Significantly more bars and clubs than average
  3. 24% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Philadelphia is team green. Parks get a high score.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. Significantly more parks than average
  3. 37% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

A shopaholic favorite. Philadelphia has a lot of style.

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

Health and Fitness

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Pumped and lifting a solid 4.5 stars for fitness.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. Significantly more gyms than average
  3. 10% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Philadelphia is real pawsitive for your pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. Significantly more pet facilities than average
  3. 37% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place gets the picture when it comes to art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. Significantly more fine art centers than average
  3. 20% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The great medical care here is just what the doctor ordered.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. Significantly more medical facilities than average
  3. 7% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You won't have to drive far to fill up around here.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. Significantly more gas stations than average
  3. 7% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 207 of 287 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 204 of 287 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 204 of 287 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 195 of 287 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 187 of 287 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 187 of 287 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 177 of 287 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 172 of 287 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 164 of 287 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 150 of 287 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 149 of 287 renters

Safe For Families

No

Say 163 of 287 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 173 of 287 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 184 of 287 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 184 of 287 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 189 of 287 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 204 of 287 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 214 of 287 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 232 of 287 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 242 of 287 renters

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

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

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