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  • Harbor Tower Apartments
    • Building - Harbor Tower Apartments - Portsmouth, VA
    • Patio / Deck - Harbor Tower Apartments - Portsmouth, VA
    • Living Room - Harbor Tower Apartments - Portsmouth, VA

    $1,557+

    3.5/5 stars based on 5 reviews
    5

    Harbor Tower Apartments

    1 Harbor Ct, Portsmouth, VA 23704

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    (757) 394-8017
  • Churchland Square
    • Bathroom - Churchland Square - Portsmouth, VA
    • Living Room - Churchland Square - Portsmouth, VA
    • Kitchen - Churchland Square - Portsmouth, VA

    $815+

    3/5 stars based on 4 reviews
    4

    Churchland Square

    7041 Kenny Ln, Portsmouth, VA 23703

    2–3 Beds • 1 Bath

    (757) 337-5777
  • Harbor Vista at Crawford Street
    • Harbor Vista at Crawford Street - Portsmouth, VA
    • Harbor Vista at Crawford Street - Portsmouth, VA
    • Harbor Vista at Crawford Street - Portsmouth, VA

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    Harbor Vista at Crawford Street

    800 Crawford St, Portsmouth, VA 23704

    2 Beds • 2 Bath

    (757) 394-3986
  • Montgomery Square Apartments
    • Montgomery Square Apartments - Portsmouth, VA
    • Montgomery Square Apartments - Portsmouth, VA
    • Montgomery Square Apartments - Portsmouth, VA

    $1,395+

    Montgomery Square Apartments

    714 King St, Portsmouth, VA 23704

    Studio–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available
    (757) 347-2288
  • Lofts at Front Street
    • Building - Lofts at Front Street - Norfolk, VA
    • Pool - Lofts at Front Street - Norfolk, VA
    • Living Room - Lofts at Front Street - Norfolk, VA

    $1,800+

    Lofts at Front Street

    533 Front St, Norfolk, VA 23510

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    (757) 364-0735
  • Hague Towers
    • Kitchen - Hague Towers - Norfolk, VA
    • Bathroom - Hague Towers - Norfolk, VA
    • Bathroom - Hague Towers - Norfolk, VA

    $1,095+

    3.5/5 stars based on 9 reviews
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    Hague Towers

    330 W Brambleton Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    10 Units Available
    (757) 301-5633
  • Pembroke Towers
    • Building - Pembroke Towers - Norfolk, VA
    • Building - Pembroke Towers - Norfolk, VA
    • Living Room - Pembroke Towers - Norfolk, VA

    $1,015+

    2/5 stars based on 3 reviews
    3

    Pembroke Towers

    601 Pembroke Ave, Norfolk, VA 23507

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    6 Units Available
    (757) 793-2177
  • Ghent Village
    • Bedroom - Ghent Village - Norfolk, VA
    • Bedroom - Ghent Village - Norfolk, VA
    • Ghent Village - Norfolk, VA

    $1,360+

    4/5 stars based on 1 reviews
    1

    Ghent Village

    100 Westover Ave, Norfolk, VA 23507

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    1 Unit Available
    (757) 337-5976
  • The Alexander at Ghent
    • Building - The Alexander at Ghent - Norfolk, VA
    • The Alexander at Ghent - Norfolk, VA
    • Bedroom - The Alexander at Ghent - Norfolk, VA

    $1,462+

    4/5 stars based on 16 reviews
    16

    The Alexander at Ghent

    1600 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23510

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    1 Unit Available
    (757) 324-3582
  • 201 Twenty One
    • Courtyard - 201 Twenty One - Norfolk, VA
    • Living Room - 201 Twenty One - Norfolk, VA
    • 201 Twenty One - Norfolk, VA

    $1,525+

    4/5 stars based on 103 reviews
    103

    201 Twenty One

    201 W 21st St, Norfolk, VA 23517

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    3 Units Available
    (757) 301-5753
  • Harvard Apartments
    • Building - Harvard Apartments - Chesapeake, VA
    • Living Room - Harvard Apartments - Chesapeake, VA
    • Community Signage - Harvard Apartments - Chesapeake, VA

    $1,261+

    2/5 stars based on 5 reviews
    5

    Harvard Apartments

    2607 Harvard Dr, Chesapeake, VA 23324

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    2 Units Available
    (757) 279-2071
  • Holly Point
    • Community Signage - Holly Point - Chesapeake, VA
    • Pool - Holly Point - Chesapeake, VA
    • Playground - Holly Point - Chesapeake, VA

    $1,475+

    Holly Point

    2540 Holly Point Blvd, Chesapeake, VA 23325

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    7 Units Available
    (757) 512-6853
  • River House
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    • Patio / Deck - River House - Norfolk, VA
    • Building - River House - Norfolk, VA
    • Building - River House - Norfolk, VA

    $1,626+

    4/5 stars based on 22 reviews
    22

    River House

    4253 Llewellyn Ave, Norfolk, VA 23504

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    6 Units Available
    (757) 320-1178
  • Abbey Arms
    • Building - Abbey Arms - Norfolk, VA
    • Building - Abbey Arms - Norfolk, VA
    • Building - Abbey Arms - Norfolk, VA

    $845+

    3/5 stars based on 1 reviews
    1

    Abbey Arms

    2010 Abbey Rd, Norfolk, VA 23509

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    (757) 394-3036
  • Furnished Studio - Chesapeake - Crossways Blvd.
    • Building - Furnished Studio - Chesapeake - Crossways Blvd. - Chesapeake, VA
    • Kitchen - Furnished Studio - Chesapeake - Crossways Blvd. - Chesapeake, VA
    • Furnished Studio - Chesapeake - Crossways Blvd. - Chesapeake, VA

    $1,811

    Furnished Studio - Chesapeake - Crossways Blvd.

    1540 Crossways Blvd, Chesapeake, VA 23320

    Studio • 1 Bath

    (757) 389-7479
  • Hideaway at Greenbrier
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    • Hideaway at Greenbrier - Chesapeake, VA
    • Kitchen - Hideaway at Greenbrier - Chesapeake, VA
    • Playground - Hideaway at Greenbrier - Chesapeake, VA

    $1,485+

    2.5/5 stars based on 3 reviews
    3

    Hideaway at Greenbrier

    150 Coveside Ln, Chesapeake, VA 23320

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    7 Units Available
    (757) 389-7202
  • Greenbrier Woods
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    • Living Room - Greenbrier Woods - Chesapeake, VA
    • Living Room - Greenbrier Woods - Chesapeake, VA
    • Greenbrier Woods - Chesapeake, VA

    $1,425+

    4.5/5 stars based on 22 reviews
    22

    Greenbrier Woods

    1314 Kingston Way, Chesapeake, VA 23320

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    (757) 512-6489
  • Hampton Creek
    • Hampton Creek - Norfolk, VA
    • Hampton Creek - Norfolk, VA
    • Hampton Creek - Norfolk, VA

    $1,150+

    Hampton Creek

    1612 W Little Creek Rd, Norfolk, VA 23505

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    (757) 301-5764
  • Manor View
    • Building - Manor View - Portsmouth, VA
    • Playground - Manor View - Portsmouth, VA
    • Community Signage - Manor View - Portsmouth, VA

    $770+

    Manor View

    940 Chumley Rd, Portsmouth, VA 23701

    1–3 Beds • 1 Bath

    (757) 544-9218
  • Hodges Manor
    • Building - Hodges Manor - Portsmouth, VA
    • Kitchen - Hodges Manor - Portsmouth, VA
    • Community Signage - Hodges Manor - Portsmouth, VA

    $980+

    2.5/5 stars based on 21 reviews
    21

    Hodges Manor

    1008 Cherokee Rd, Portsmouth, VA 23701

    1–3 Beds • 1 Bath

    (757) 394-3810
  • Hodges Ferry East Townhomes
    • Building - Hodges Ferry East Townhomes - Portsmouth, VA
    • Building - Hodges Ferry East Townhomes - Portsmouth, VA
    • Community Signage - Hodges Ferry East Townhomes - Portsmouth, VA

    $1,200+

    Hodges Ferry East Townhomes

    1017 Hodges Ferry Rd, Portsmouth, VA 23701

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available
    (757) 663-5545
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  • Atlantic Permanent
    • Dining Room - Atlantic Permanent - Norfolk, VA
    • Kitchen - Atlantic Permanent - Norfolk, VA
    • Building - Atlantic Permanent - Norfolk, VA

    $1,350+

    Atlantic Permanent

    740 Boush St, Norfolk, VA 23510

    1 Bed

    2 Units Available
    (757) 337-1248
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  • John Knox Towers
    • Building - John Knox Towers - Norfolk, VA
    • Building - John Knox Towers - Norfolk, VA
    • Bathroom - John Knox Towers - Norfolk, VA

    $890+

    John Knox Towers

    1210 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    10+ Units Available
    (757) 655-8284
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  • Mission College Apartments
    • Building - Mission College Apartments - Norfolk, VA
    • Pool - Mission College Apartments - Norfolk, VA
    • Community Signage - Mission College Apartments - Norfolk, VA

    $808+

    3/5 stars based on 6 reviews
    6

    Mission College Apartments

    1300 Lead St, Norfolk, VA 23504

    1–4 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    1 Unit Available
    (757) 786-2145
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  • Ingleside Square Apartments
    • Community Signage - Ingleside Square Apartments - Norfolk, VA
    • Building - Ingleside Square Apartments - Norfolk, VA
    • Bathroom - Ingleside Square Apartments - Norfolk, VA

    $740+

    3/5 stars based on 4 reviews
    4

    Ingleside Square Apartments

    3515 Gatling Ave, Norfolk, VA 23502

    1–3 Beds • 1 Bath

    (757) 301-5195
  • Waverton Chesapeake
    • Pool - Waverton Chesapeake - Chesapeake, VA
    • Building - Waverton Chesapeake - Chesapeake, VA
    • Bedroom - Waverton Chesapeake - Chesapeake, VA

    $935+

    2.5/5 stars based on 9 reviews
    9

    Waverton Chesapeake

    3000 Waverton Pkwy, Chesapeake, VA 23324

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    (757) 337-6601
  • Furnished Studio - Chesapeake - Greenbrier Circle
    • Community Signage - Furnished Studio - Chesapeake - Greenbrier Circle - Chesapeake, VA
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    • Furnished Studio - Chesapeake - Greenbrier Circle - Chesapeake, VA

    $1,966

    Furnished Studio - Chesapeake - Greenbrier Circle

    809 Greenbrier Circle, Chesapeake, VA 23320

    Studio • 1 Bath

    (757) 389-7491
  • The Morgan
    • Courtyard - The Morgan - Chesapeake, VA
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    4.5/5 stars based on 27 reviews
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    The Morgan

    111 Gateway Ct, Chesapeake, VA 23320

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    (757) 264-9868
  • The Watermark
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    • Pool - The Watermark - Norfolk, VA
    • Pool - The Watermark - Norfolk, VA
    • Building - The Watermark - Norfolk, VA

    $1,447+

    The Watermark

    7221 Newport Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23505

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    3 Units Available
    (757) 659-9656
  • Enfield Garden Apts.
    • Enfield Garden Apts. - Norfolk, VA
    • Dining Room - Enfield Garden Apts. - Norfolk, VA
    • Enfield Garden Apts. - Norfolk, VA

    $1,099

    Enfield Garden Apts.

    7704 Enfield Ave, Norfolk, VA 23505

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available
    (757) 301-0403

Portsmouth Apartment Options

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Studio - $1,395+44%
1 Bed - $925-22%
2 Beds - $1,112+1%
Last updated 2/6/2023

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Overview of Portsmouth

Boasting an undeniable quaint atmosphere that has accumulated through three centuries of the town's history, Portsmouth may be one of the best places to call home in the Old Dominion. Portsmouth apartments for rent will put you smack dab in the middle of the beautiful scenery of eastern Virginia. You'll find a true maritime culture in this small seaport community coupled with outstanding restaurants, a plethora of antique shops and countless amenities to enjoy near Portsmouth apartments. According to statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau, roughly 95,600 people call Portsmouth home.

Living in Portsmouth

Within minutes of looking at Portsmouth apartments for rent, you'll notice that the dense history of this region is still embraced to this day. But that's not the only reason why people make the move to this area. AreaVibes gave Portsmouth a rating of 77 for its livability, based on its pristine weather, low cost of living, stable housing market and abundance of local amenities. Plus, you're just a ferry ride away from Norfolk when you're living in Portsmouth.

Love antiquing? Spend the afternoon along High Street, which is home to a high density of great shops, or dine at a lovely outdoor café or local bar. Portsmouth also hosts many events and festivals throughout the year, including the Eastern Amateur Golf Tournament, Clean the Bay Day, Seawall Music Festival and Virginia Arts Festival.

Portsmouth Apartments and Cost of Living

Despite the vast amount of amenities and beautiful scenery in Portsmouth, the median rental rate for Portsmouth apartments for rent is on par with Virginia's average. Additionally, the overall cost of living is 2 percent lower than the state's average and 5 percent less than the nation's average.

Portsmouth boasts fairly average temperatures year-round, so you won't have to dish out too much money for utilities, and you'll enjoy a mild climate that averages between and 46 and 77 degrees.

Although Portsmouth is a car-dependent community, you'll be able to save on transportation costs, since the city's average gas prices are on par with the rest of the state and the commute time from apartments in Portsmouth is 3 percent shorter than other Virginia cities.

Apartments in Portsmouth Work and Study

Students living in apartments for rent in Portsmouth will find there are a few colleges in the area to choose from, including Norfolk State University, Virginia Wesleyan College, Fortis College and Tidewater Community College.

The U.S. Navy has a large presence in Portsmouth and it is one of the largest employers in the region. The Norfolk Navy Yard and a U.S. Navy facility that builds, remodels and repairs Navy vessels provide jobs for many residents of the community. Manufacturing and retail trade industries are also big in Portsmouth.


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