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Average Rent in Richmond, VA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Richmond Studio - $1,2960%
Richmond 1 Bed - $1,470-2%
Richmond 2 Beds - $1,759-4%

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See what Richmond, VA has to offer.

Local Reviews

I like that most necessities are within walking distance. There's supermarkets, convenience stores, restaurants.. there's also bus stops close by. The buildings are mostly older but they have a lot of character.

Demographics

Education

High School

18%

Associate's

18%

Bachelor's

41%

Master's

18%

Doctorate

6%

Family Size

2 people

51%

3 people

19%

4 people

17%

5 people

13%

6+ people

1%

Household Income

0-50k

39%

50-100k

34%

100-150k

15%

150-200k

7%

200k+

5%

Age

0-10

6%

10-20

9%

20-45

53%

45-65

20%

65+

12%

Rent Trends

Average rent in Carytown, Richmond, VA

In Richmond, VA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,296 to $1,759. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Carytown, Richmond, VA is $1,296. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,470. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,759.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

0%

Changed from $1,296 to $1,296
1 Bed

-2%

Changed from $1,500 to $1,470
2 Beds

-4%

Changed from $1,832 to $1,759

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

6.2%

Compared to National Average

3.8%

The cost of living in Carytown, Richmond, VA is 6.2% lower than the state average and 3.8% lower than the national average. Carytown, Richmond, VA housing is 14.6% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 2.5% more pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 0.4% more in Carytown, Richmond, VA than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 6.1% less here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Carytown, Richmond, VACompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
25.5%
14.6%
Utilities
0.8%
2.5%
Food
1.8%
0.4%
Transportation
1.9%
1.2%
Healthcare
4.7%
6.1%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Colonial Heights$2,269-15%
Glen Allen$1,949+11%
Tappahannock$1,500--
Richmond$1,2960%
Williamsburg$1,205-2%
Petersburg$7240%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Midlothian$1,794+6%
Williamsburg$1,778+31%
Glen Allen$1,582+11%
Richmond$1,470-2%
Chester$1,433-20%
Spotsylvania$1,325-19%
Petersburg$1,053-13%
Hopewell$985+2%
Ashland$8300%
Colonial Heights$700--
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Midlothian$2,055+3%
Glen Allen$1,919+14%
Mechanicsville$1,907-5%
Richmond$1,759-4%
Spotsylvania$1,660-15%
Williamsburg$1,429+6%
Chester$1,402-24%
Sandston$1,3950%
Powhatan$1,350--
Petersburg$1,297+5%
Hopewell$1,123+2%
Colonial Heights$1,091-13%
Prince George$1,048--
Ashland$9650%

Compare Neighborhoods

Blackwell

$658

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Broad Street

$1,054

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Northside

$1,093

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Richmond, VA?

For renters in Richmond seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are Blackwell, Broad Street, and Northside, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $658, $1,054, and $1,093 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Jackson Ward and Carver, where the rents are $1,150 and $1,164, a favorable comparison to Richmond's overall 1-bedroom average of $1,470.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Richmond, VA?

In Richmond, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Brandermill, Stony Point, and Manchester. A 1-bedroom apartment in Brandermill averages at $2,523, in Stony Point it averages $2,188, and in Manchester, the average is $1,715. For additional high-end living options, Shockoe Slip offers 1-bedroom apartments at $1,650, and Huguenot at $1,541. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $1,470 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Richmond, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Richmond, VA?

In Richmond, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include Broad Street, Carytown - Museum District, and The Museum District. In Broad Street, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $1,054. Carytown - Museum District sees average rents of $1,399 for a 1-bedroom unit. The Museum District offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $1,405. For those seeking other popular areas, Monroe Ward presents 1-bedroom apartments at $1,299, and West Grace Street at $1,399. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $1,470 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Richmond, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Northside$1,336--
Shockoe Slip$1,325--
Old Town Manchester$1,315-5%
Downtown$1,2990%
City Center$1,299-4%
Old South$1,2600%
Carytown - Museum District$1,2500%
East End$1,195-8%
Shockoe Bottom$1,195-8%
Tobacco Row$1,195-8%
Monroe Ward$1,159+17%
Jackson Ward$1,025+16%
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Manchester$1,715+14%
Shockoe Slip$1,650+8%
Huguenot$1,541-2%
South Richmond$1,475--
Downtown$1,474-3%
City Center$1,452-3%
East End$1,437-3%
Tobacco Row$1,4250%
Chimborazo$1,425+36%
The Museum District$1,405--
Carytown - Museum District$1,399-4%
West Grace Street$1,399+1%
Shockoe Bottom$1,399-6%
Oregon Hill$1,395--
Old South$1,329-14%
Fulton Hill$1,319+1%
The Fan$1,300-7%
Monroe Ward$1,299+11%
Byrd Park$1,295--
Old Town Manchester$1,249-21%
Near West End$1,247--
Mary Munford$1,247--
Fairmount$1,225--
Jackson Ward Historic District$1,200--
Carver$1,164+3%
Jackson Ward$1,150+8%
Northside$1,093-28%
Broad Street$1,054--
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Manchester$2,557+34%
South Richmond$2,050--
Downtown$1,964+1%
Shockoe Valley$1,935--
City Center$1,914-18%
Huguenot$1,829+12%
Tobacco Row$1,825+2%
The Fan$1,799+6%
West Grace Street$1,799+6%
Fulton Hill$1,790+3%
Jackson Ward$1,700+9%
Jackson Ward Historic District$1,700--
Carytown - Museum District$1,655+6%
The Museum District$1,655--
Monroe Ward$1,620-5%
Shockoe Bottom$1,574-1%
Near West End$1,550--
Mary Munford$1,550--
Bellevue$1,550--
Shockoe Slip$1,539-23%
Old South$1,452+4%
Old Town Manchester$1,424+2%
Carver$1,412+12%
Enon$1,383-22%
East End$1,3500%
Chimborazo$1,350+29%
Northside$1,308-40%
Byrd Park$1,295--
Randolph$1,195--
Fairmount$1,175--

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

30%

15-30 Mins

59%

30-40 Mins

5%

40-60 Mins

3%

60+ Mins

2%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 9595

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 1 of 1 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 1 of 1 renters

Percentage: 8181

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 1 of 1 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Theaters

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's a pretty good scene for movie buffs and theater lovers.

  1. A high number of theaters per resident
  2. 94% more theaters than average
  3. 78% more theaters than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An average foodie scene: not too cold and not too hot.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 83% more restaurants than average
  3. 60% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too cold, not too hot. An average town for coffee.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. 81% more coffee shops than average
  3. 57% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Nightlife is on the rocks in Carytown Richmond.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 66% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 50% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

There's fresh air to be had here.

  1. A high number of parks per resident
  2. 80% more parks than average
  3. 53% more parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The shopping scene here is a size medium.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. 70% more shops than average
  3. 53% more shops than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

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

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 84% more pet facilities than average
  3. 60% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's just about fine for fine art. An average score.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 83% more fine art centers than average
  3. 73% more fine art centers 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. An average number of grocery stores
  3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

Childcare

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Carytown Richmond is low on childcare options so get on the waiting list early.

  1. A high number of daycares per resident
  2. 20% more daycares than average
  3. Far fewer daycares than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. An average number of gyms
  3. A standard number of gyms compared to areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

In need of a lift: Carytown Richmond is light on amusement parks.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. An average number of amusement parks
  3. A standard number of amusement parks compared to areas of a similar size

Hospitals

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Be patient when looking for a hospital around here.

  1. Few hospitals per resident
  2. An average number of hospitals
  3. A standard number of hospitals compared to areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Carytown Richmond's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 37% more medical facilities than average
  3. 33% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. An average number of gas stations
  3. A standard number of gas stations compared to areas of a similar size

Schools

Percentage: 2/52/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in Carytown Richmond

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Find Houses in Nearby Cities

City1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Richmond, VA 1.3 miles$1,470$1,759
Chesterfield, VA 12.3 miles------
Midlothian, VA 9.7 miles$1,794$2,055
Mechanicsville, VA 7.1 miles---$1,907
Chester, VA 13.8 miles$1,433$1,402
Glen Allen, VA 7.8 miles$1,582$1,919
Hopewell, VA 20.3 miles$985$1,123
Petersburg, VA 23 miles$1,053$1,297
Colonial Heights, VA 21.8 miles$700$1,091
Ashland, VA 14.2 miles$830$965

Find Houses in Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhood1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
The Fan 1 miles$1,300$1,799
Carytown - Museum District 1 miles$1,399$1,655
The Museum District 0.5 miles$1,405$1,655
Near West End 1.7 miles$1,247$1,550
Carver 1.8 miles$1,164$1,412
West Grace Street 1.2 miles$1,399$1,799
Monument Avenue 0.9 miles---$3,000
Windsor Farms 0.9 miles------
Randolph 1.3 miles---$1,195
Mary Munford 1 miles$1,247$1,550