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76 Houses for rent in Columbus, GA

Last updated September 24 at 2:41pm UTC
2428 Rice St
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 24 at 2:41pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$895
9159 GARRETT LAKE DRIVE *
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 22 at 1:24pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$1,595
2406 Clover Lane
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 22 at 1:20pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$500
7016 Stoneridge Circle
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 21 at 1:00pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,000
4919 Hollywood Ct
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 20 at 12:59pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$750
2403 Wellborn Dr
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 20 at 12:59pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$675
3247 Flint Drive
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 20 at 12:55pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,175
7097 MidnightSun Lane
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 20 at 12:53pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$995
1414 Foye Avenue
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 19 at 4:08pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$525
1324 Celeste Drive
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 19 at 12:35pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$800
8059 SANTEE COURT
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 19 at 12:33pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,195
1804 Dallas Court
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 19 at 12:33pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$895
2835 WISE STREET
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 19 at 12:31pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$600
1206 Winston Road
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 19 at 12:31pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$495
6300 Adams Park Drive
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 19 at 12:30pm UTC
Studio
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208 Corbin Drive
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 19 at 12:29pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$695
7193 Midland Chase Loop
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 18 at 1:03pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,050
7227 Citation Drive
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 18 at 1:02pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,250
1537 Edgechester Avenue
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 18 at 1:01pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$675
6029 North Pointe Drive
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 14 at 10:34am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,100
2621 Reese Road
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 14 at 10:30am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$795
7602 Crescent Dr.
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 14 at 10:29am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,195
5757 Luna Drive
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 19 at 12:37pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$700
2025 7th Street
Columbus
Columbus, GA
Updated September 15 at 12:57pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$500

September 2018 Columbus Rent Report

Welcome to the September 2018 Columbus Rent Report. Columbus rents declined over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Columbus rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the state and nation.

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September 2018 Columbus Rent Report

Welcome to the September 2018 Columbus Rent Report. Columbus rents declined over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Columbus rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the state and nation.

Columbus rents declined moderately over the past month

Columbus rents have declined 0.3% over the past month, and have decreased slightly by 0.3% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Columbus stand at $630 for a one-bedroom apartment and $760 for a two-bedroom. This is the second straight month that the city has seen rent decreases after an increase in June. Columbus' year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 1.8%, as well as the national average of 1.0%.

Rents rising across cities in Georgia

While rent decreases have been occurring in the city of Columbus over the past year, cities in the rest of the state are seeing the opposite trend. Rents have risen in 8 of the largest 10 cities in Georgia for which we have data. The state as a whole logged rent growth of 1.8% over the past year. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the state.

  • Looking throughout the state, Alpharetta is the most expensive of all Georgia's major cities, with a median two-bedroom rent of $1,430; of the 10 largest cities in the state that we have data for, Valdosta, where a two-bedroom goes for $710, is the only other major city besides Columbus to see rents fall year-over-year (-0.1%).
  • Athens, Marietta, and Savannah have all experienced year-over-year growth above the state average (3.5%, 3.3%, and 2.9%, respectively).

Columbus rents more affordable than many large cities nationwide

As rents have fallen slightly in Columbus, many large cities nationwide have seen prices increase, in some cases substantially. Columbus is also more affordable than most large cities across the country.

  • Columbus' median two-bedroom rent of $760 is below the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.0% over the past year compared to the 0.3% decline in Columbus.
  • While rents in Columbus fell slightly over the past year, many cities nationwide saw increases, including Phoenix (+2.5%), San Francisco (+1.1%), and New York (+0.6%).
  • Renters will find more reasonable prices in Columbus than most large cities. For example, San Francisco has a median 2BR rent of $3,100, which is more than four times the price in Columbus.

For more information check out our national report. You can also access our full data for cities and counties across the U.S. at this link.

Methodology - Recent Updates:

Data from private listing sites, including our own, tends to skew toward luxury apartments, which introduces sample bias when estimates are calculated directly from these listings. To address these limitations, we’ve recently made major updates to our methodology, which we believe have greatly improved the accuracy and reliability of our estimates.

Read more about our new methodology below, or see a more detailed post here.

Methodology:

Apartment List is committed to making our rent estimates the best and most accurate available. To do this, we start with reliable median rent statistics from the Census Bureau, then extrapolate them forward to the current month using a growth rate calculated from our listing data. In doing so, we use a same-unit analysis similar to Case-Shiller’s approach, comparing only units that are available across both time periods to provide an accurate picture of rent growth in cities across the country.

Our approach corrects for the sample bias inherent in other private sources, producing results that are much closer to statistics published by the Census Bureau and HUD. Our methodology also allows us to construct a picture of rent growth over an extended period of time, with estimates that are updated each month.

Read more about our methodology here.

About Rent Reports:

Apartment List publishes monthly reports on rental trends for hundreds of cities across the U.S. We intend these reports to be a source of reliable information that help renters and policymakers make sound decisions, and we invest significant time and effort in gathering and analyzing rent data. Our work is covered regularly by journalists across the country.

We are continuously working to improve our methodology and data, with the goal of providing renters with the information that they need to make the best decisions.