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Average Rent in Richmond, VA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Richmond Studio - $1,292-2%
Richmond 1 Bed - $1,441-2%
Richmond 2 Beds - $1,754+1%
Last updated 6/18/2024

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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

14%

Associate's

16%

Bachelor's

47%

Master's

19%

Doctorate

4%

Family Size

2 people

66%

3 people

18%

4 people

13%

5 people

4%

6+ people

0%

Household Income

0-50k

39%

50-100k

29%

100-150k

17%

150-200k

7%

200k+

7%

Age

0-10

3%

10-20

3%

20-45

64%

45-65

18%

65+

12%

Affordability

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 6/18/2024

*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 The Museum District, Richmond, VA

In Richmond, VA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,292 to $1,754. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in The Museum District, Richmond, VA is $1,292. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,441. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,754.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-2%

Changed from $1,318 to $1,292
1 Bed

-2%

Changed from $1,470 to $1,441
2 Beds

+1%

Changed from $1,737 to $1,754
Last updated 6/18/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

6.2%

Compared to National Average

3.8%

The cost of living in The Museum District, Richmond, VA is 6.2% lower than the state average and 3.8% lower than the national average. The Museum District, 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 The Museum District, 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 The Museum District, 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$1,559-12%
Tappahannock$1,500--
Richmond$1,292-2%
Williamsburg$1,205-2%
Petersburg$7240%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Williamsburg$1,777+37%
Glen Allen$1,577+10%
Midlothian$1,523-19%
Henrico$1,499-3%
Richmond$1,441-2%
Chester$1,433-19%
Spotsylvania$1,325-22%
Petersburg$1,0530%
Hopewell$985+6%
Ashland$8300%
Colonial Heights$700--
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Glen Allen$1,961+9%
Midlothian$1,837-20%
Mechanicsville$1,827-11%
Richmond$1,754+1%
Henrico$1,6430%
Spotsylvania$1,620-17%
Williamsburg$1,615+15%
Chester$1,480-20%
Sandston$1,3950%
Powhatan$1,350--
Petersburg$1,273+2%
Hopewell$1,223+11%
Colonial Heights$1,091-13%
Prince George$1,048--
Ashland$9650%

Compare Neighborhoods

Blackwell

$658

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Northside

$1,093

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Carver

$1,149

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, Northside, and Carver, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $658, $1,093, and $1,149 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Jackson Ward and Jackson Ward Historic District, where the rents are $1,150 and $1,200, a favorable comparison to Richmond's overall 1-bedroom average of $1,441.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Richmond, VA?

In Richmond, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Stony Point, Brandermill, and Manchester. A 1-bedroom apartment in Stony Point averages at $2,247, in Brandermill it averages $1,993, and in Manchester, the average is $1,692. For additional high-end living options, Carytown - Museum District offers 1-bedroom apartments at $1,499, and Carytown at $1,499. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $1,441 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 Northside, Carver, and West Grace Street. In Northside, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $1,093. Carver sees average rents of $1,149 for a 1-bedroom unit. West Grace Street offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $1,399. For those seeking other popular areas, The Museum District presents 1-bedroom apartments at $1,445, and Carytown - Museum District at $1,499. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $1,441 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Richmond, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Church Hill$2,100--
Innsbrook$2,048+16%
Manchester$2,009+3%
Northside$1,336--
Downtown$1,329+3%
Carytown - Museum District$1,2500%
Old South$1,225-3%
East End$1,195-8%
Shockoe Bottom$1,195-8%
Monroe Ward$1,159+17%
Jackson Ward$1,025+16%
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Manchester$1,692+16%
Carytown - Museum District$1,499+3%
Carytown$1,499--
Huguenot$1,486+2%
South Richmond$1,475--
The Museum District$1,445--
Downtown$1,4450%
East End$1,424+2%
Innsbrook$1,405--
The Fan$1,399+1%
West Grace Street$1,399+1%
Shockoe Bottom$1,3990%
Oregon Hill$1,395--
Fulton Hill$1,340+4%
Old South$1,331-12%
Monroe Ward$1,299+11%
Byrd Park$1,295--
Near West End$1,260--
Mary Munford$1,260--
Jackson Ward Historic District$1,200--
Jackson Ward$1,150+8%
Carver$1,149+2%
Northside$1,093-29%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Stony Point$2,830+21%
Manchester$2,557+36%
Union Hill$2,350--
Brandermill$2,265-4%
Jackson Ward$2,095+35%
Jackson Ward Historic District$2,095--
South Richmond$2,050--
Downtown$2,004+13%
Carytown$1,950--
Shockoe Bottom$1,935+8%
Huguenot$1,820+1%
West Grace Street$1,799+8%
Fulton Hill$1,790+5%
Innsbrook$1,760--
The Museum District$1,655--
Carytown - Museum District$1,655+6%
Monroe Ward$1,620-5%
Near West End$1,550--
Mary Munford$1,550--
Bellevue$1,550--
East End$1,540-9%
The Fan$1,475-12%
Old South$1,427+2%
Enon$1,383-22%
Northside$1,308-40%
Carver$1,300+3%
Byrd Park$1,295--
Randolph$1,195--

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

34%

15-30 Mins

55%

30-40 Mins

7%

40-60 Mins

2%

60+ Mins

2%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 8989

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 1 of 1 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 1 of 1 renters

Percentage: 7878

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 1 of 1 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Fine Arts

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The Museum District Richmond has the right frame of mind for art.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 97% more fine art centers than average
  3. 92% more fine art centers 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. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 69% more restaurants than average
  3. 50% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Nightlife is on the rocks in The Museum District Richmond.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 77% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 69% 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. 73% more parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in The Museum District Richmond.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. 83% more gyms than average
  3. 53% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? The Museum District Richmond doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 68% more pet facilities than average
  3. 36% more 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. An average number of grocery stores
  3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in The Museum District Richmond.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 61% more coffee shops than average
  3. 20% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Childcare

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The Museum District Richmond is low on childcare options so get on the waiting list early.

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

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in The Museum District Richmond.

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

Theaters

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Hiding in the dressing room? The Museum District Richmond has a quiet theater scene.

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

Amusement Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

In need of a lift: The Museum District 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 The Museum District Richmond's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 37% more medical facilities than average
  3. A standard number of medical facilities compared to 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 The Museum District Richmond

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Find Houses in Nearby Cities

City1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Richmond, VA 1.1 miles$1,441$1,754
Henrico, VA 5.9 miles$1,499$1,643
Chesterfield, VA 12.8 miles------
Mechanicsville, VA 6.7 miles---$1,827
Midlothian, VA 10.1 miles$1,523$1,837
Glen Allen, VA 7.4 miles$1,577$1,961
Chester, VA 14.2 miles$1,433$1,480
Hopewell, VA 20.6 miles$985$1,223
Petersburg, VA 23.4 miles$1,053$1,273
Colonial Heights, VA 22.2 miles$700$1,091

Find Houses in Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhood1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
The Museum District$1,445$1,655
Carytown - Museum District 0.5 miles$1,499$1,655
The Fan 1 miles$1,399$1,475
Monument Avenue 0.6 miles---$3,000
Near West End 1.8 miles$1,260$1,550
West Grace Street 0.9 miles$1,399$1,799
Carver 1.7 miles$1,149$1,300
Byrd Park 1.2 miles$1,295$1,295
Windsor Farms 1.3 miles------
Mary Munford 1.1 miles$1,260$1,550