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New Britain Apartments
Last updated March 5 2024 at 9:02 AM

New Britain, CT
232 Apartments for Rent

New Britain Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 72,495
Population Density: 5,428.3 people/sq mile
Median Age: 34
Percentage of Family Households: 59%
Median Annual Income: $51,586 / year
Median Rent: $1,073 / month

What locals are saying

Smack dab in the center of the great state of Connecticut, just ten miles from capital city of Hartford, lies the charming little city of New Britain. New Britain features a wide range of rental properties. Are you ready to scour the market for your dream pad in “Hardware City?” Then stick with us, ladies and gents, because we have the answers to all the questions we know you’re just dying to ask about apartment life in central Connecticut …

Well, for one thing, the basketball maneuver of dribbling was invented in New Britain in the late 19th century

New Britain Demographics


How diverse is New Britain?

The representation of ethnic minorities in New Britain is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of New Britain are Hispanic Or Latino (43.6%), White (39.2%), Black Or African American (11.6%), Two Or More (3.2%), Asian (1.9%), Other (0.6%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for New Britain residents?

The median age in New Britain is 34 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

How diverse is New Britain?

The representation of ethnic minorities in New Britain is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of New Britain are Hispanic Or Latino (43.6%), White (39.2%), Black Or African American (11.6%), Two Or More (3.2%), Asian (1.9%), Other (0.6%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for New Britain residents?

The median age in New Britain is 34 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

New Britain Crime


Overall Crime

Above Average
Overall crime in New Britain is above average in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Above Average
The level of violent crime in New Britain is above average compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

Above Average
The level of property crime in New Britain is above average compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in New Britain


Elementary Schools

3 /10
Jefferson School
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
471 Students
6 Reviews
471
Students
6 Reviews
3 /10
Gaffney School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
498 Students
4 Reviews
498
Students
4 Reviews
3 /10
Vance School
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
478 Students
2 Reviews
478
Students
2 Reviews

Middle Schools

9 /10
House Of Arts Letters And Science (Hals) Academy
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
152 Students
7 Reviews
152
Students
7 Reviews
4 /10
Crec Medical Professions and Teacher Preparation Academy
Public
6-12
Public
6-12
776 Students
6 Reviews
776
Students
6 Reviews
2 /10
Diloreto Magnet School
Public
PK-8
Public
PK-8
815 Students
8 Reviews
815
Students
8 Reviews

High Schools

4 /10
Crec Medical Professions and Teacher Preparation Academy
Public
6-12
Public
6-12
776 Students
6 Reviews
776
Students
6 Reviews
1 /10
New Britain High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
2,184 Students
12 Reviews
2,184
Students
12 Reviews

What Renters Say about New Britain


Apartment List has released the results for New Britain from the third annual Apartment List Renter Satisfaction Survey. This survey, which drew on responses from over 45,000 renters nationwide, provides insight on what states and cities must do to meet the needs of the country’s 111 million renters.
66%
Parks and Outdoor Activities
59%
Commute Time
58%
Public Transit
46%
Jobs and Career Opportunities
38%
Quality of Schools
36%
Safety and Crime Rate
35%
Social Life
34%
Affordability
32%
Weather
31%
Pet Friendliness
18%
State and Local Taxes
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Average rent in New Britain, Connecticut

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in New Britain is $1,861, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $1,939. Rent rates updated 5 days ago
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Find an apartment for rent in New Britain, CT


Searching for an apartment for rent in New Britain, CT? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 232 available rental units listed on Apartment List in New Britain. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in New Britain is $1,700 for a studio, $1,861 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $1,939 for a two-bedroom apartment. If you are looking for a deal, keep an eye out for a red pulsing icon that indicates rent specials.

Tired of browsing? Take our personalized quiz. You’ll answer a couple of simple questions and we’ll put together a list of New Britain apartments that are best for you. We’ll also factor in your commute, budget, and preferred amenities. Looking for a pet-friendly rental, or an apartment with in-unit washer and dryer? No problem, we’ll provide you with apartments that match that criteria.

You can trust Apartment List to help you find your next New Britain, CT apartment rental! After all, everyone deserves a home they love.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in New Britain?

In New Britain, the average rent is $1,700 for a studio, $1,861 for a 1-bedroom, $1,939 for a 2-bedroom, and $1,625 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in New Britain, check out our monthly New Britain Rent Report.

How can I find a cheap apartment in New Britain?

You can find the lowest-priced apartments in New Britain by using the cheap apartments filter.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in New Britain?

You can use the pet-friendly filter to find New Britain apartments that allow pets.

How much should I pay for rent in New Britain?

The answer to this question depends on your household income and a couple of other factors. You can use our Rent Calculator to figure out how much you should spend on rent in New Britain.

How can I find off-campus housing in New Britain?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around New Britain. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Trinity College, Yale University, Albertus Magnus College, Southern Connecticut State University, and Capital Community College.