6 Apartments under 800 for rent in Lawrenceville, GA

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2559 Pharr Avenue
Dacula
Dacula, GA
Updated May 24 at 2:59am UTC
Studio
$550
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902 Preserve Park Dr
Loganville
Loganville, GA
Updated June 9 at 3:03am UTC
1 Bedroom
$550

June 2018 Lawrenceville Rent Report

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

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June 2018 Lawrenceville Rent Report

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

Lawrenceville rents increased significantly over the past month

Lawrenceville rents have increased 0.5% over the past month, and are up moderately by 2.3% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Lawrenceville stand at $1,130 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,310 for a two-bedroom. This is the third straight month that the city has seen rent increases after a decline in February. Lawrenceville's year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 2.4%, but exceeds the national average of 1.5%.

Rents rising across the Atlanta Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Lawrenceville, but across the entire metro. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in the Atlanta metro, 8 of them have seen prices rise. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

  • Mableton has seen the fastest rent growth in the metro, with a year-over-year increase of 6.8%. The median two-bedroom there costs $1,210, while one-bedrooms go for $1,050.
  • Over the past year, Peachtree City has seen the biggest rent drop in the metro, with a decline of 6.4%. Median two-bedrooms there cost $1,290, while one-bedrooms go for $1,120.
  • Alpharetta has the most expensive rents of the largest cities in the Atlanta metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,410; rents grew 0.4% over the past month and 1.5% over the past year.
  • Newnan has the least expensive rents in the Atlanta metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,160; rents grew 0.9% over the past month but decreased 1.7% over the past year.

Lawrenceville rents more affordable than many large cities nationwide

As rents have increased moderately in Lawrenceville, large cities nationwide have seen rents grow more modestly, or in some cases, even decline. Lawrenceville is still more affordable than most large cities across the country.

  • Rents increased slightly in other cities across the state, with Georgia as a whole logging rent growth of 2.4% over the past year. For example, rents have grown by 1.2% in Augusta and 0.5% in Columbus.
  • Lawrenceville's median two-bedroom rent of $1,310 is above the national average of $1,170. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.5% over the past year compared to the 2.3% rise in Lawrenceville.
  • While Lawrenceville's rents rose moderately over the past year, some cities nationwide saw decreases, including Seattle (-0.8%) and DC (-0.1%).
  • Renters will find more reasonable prices in Lawrenceville than most large cities. For example, San Francisco has a median 2BR rent of $3,070, which is more than twice the price in Lawrenceville.

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.
City Median 1BR price Median 2BR price M/M price change Y/Y price change
Atlanta $1,010 $1,170 0.3% 2.0%
Roswell $1,220 $1,400 1.3% 4.1%
Alpharetta $1,220 $1,410 0.4% 1.5%
Marietta $1,140 $1,320 0.9% 5.6%
Smyrna $1,110 $1,280 1.0% 5.2%
Mableton $1,050 $1,210 0.8% 6.8%
Peachtree City $1,120 $1,290 3.2% -6.4%
Newnan $1,010 $1,160 0.9% -1.7%
Douglasville $1,040 $1,210 -0.3% 4.5%
Kennesaw $1,190 $1,380 0.8% 4.2%
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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.

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