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Fall River Apartments

Fall River, MA 259 Apartments for Rent

Fall River Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 89,541
Population Density: 2,704 people/sq mile
Median Age: 39
Percentage of Family Households: 62%
Median Annual Income: $46,672 / year
Median Rent: $954 / month

What locals are saying

Fall River is a locals’ city. It is industrial, urban, and sketchy in certain areas, but the familiarity between neighbors gives it a small town charm. With families that have lived in the city for several generations, residents here have a historical connection with one another, which builds strong communities and breeds refreshingly friendly, personable, and respectful citizens… during the daytime, that is. The mind tends to get loosey-goosy after nightfall.

Crime

Fall River Demographics


How diverse is Fall River?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Fall River is lower than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Fall River are White (65.3%), Hispanic Or Latino (13.8%), Two Or More (10.4%), Black Or African American (5.5%), Other (3.1%), Asian (1.9%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Fall River residents?

The median age in Fall River is 39 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

How diverse is Fall River?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Fall River is lower than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Fall River are White (65.3%), Hispanic Or Latino (13.8%), Two Or More (10.4%), Black Or African American (5.5%), Other (3.1%), Asian (1.9%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Fall River residents?

The median age in Fall River is 39 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

Fall River Crime


Overall Crime

Above Average
Overall crime in Fall River is above average in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

High
The level of violent crime in Fall River is high compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

Below Average
The level of property crime in Fall River is below average compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Fall River


Elementary Schools

6 /10
James Tansey
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
315 Students
4 Reviews
315
Students
4 Reviews
6 /10
Spencer Borden
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
584 Students
5 Reviews
584
Students
5 Reviews
5 /10
John J Doran
Public
PK-8
Public
PK-8
525 Students
5 Reviews
525
Students
5 Reviews

Middle Schools

5 /10
John J Doran
Public
PK-8
Public
PK-8
525 Students
5 Reviews
525
Students
5 Reviews
4 /10
Atlantis Charter School
Charter
K-11
Charter
K-11
1,212 Students
10 Reviews
1,212
Students
10 Reviews
4 /10
Matthew J Kuss Middle School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
750 Students
6 Reviews
750
Students
6 Reviews

High Schools

5 /10
Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,398 Students
4 Reviews
1,398
Students
4 Reviews
4 /10
Atlantis Charter School
Charter
K-11
Charter
K-11
1,212 Students
10 Reviews
1,212
Students
10 Reviews
1 /10
B M C Durfee High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
2,112 Students
9 Reviews
2,112
Students
9 Reviews

What Renters Say about Fall River


Apartment List has released the results for Fall River 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.
52%
Parks and Outdoor Activities
46%
Pet Friendliness
44%
Public Transit
42%
Commute Time
40%
Weather
34%
Social Life
32%
Quality of Schools
29%
Dating
28%
Jobs and Career Opportunities
27%
Affordability
22%
State and Local Taxes
15%
Safety and Crime Rate

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Average rent in Fall River, Massachusetts

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Fall River is $1,924, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $2,091. Rent rates updated 2 days ago
* Averages are based on the rental prices of properties listed on Apartment List

Find an apartment for rent in Fall River, MA


Searching for an apartment for rent in Fall River, MA? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 259 available rental units listed on Apartment List in Fall River. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in Fall River is $1,592 for a studio, $1,924 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $2,091 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.

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

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Fall River?

In Fall River, the average rent is $1,592 for a studio, $1,924 for a 1-bedroom, $2,091 for a 2-bedroom, and $2,091 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in Fall River, check out our monthly Fall River Rent Report.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in Fall River?

You can use the pet-friendly filter to find Fall River apartments that allow pets.

How much should I pay for rent in Fall River?

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 Fall River.

How can I find off-campus housing in Fall River?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Fall River. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Berklee College of Music, Boston University, Northeastern University, and Northeastern University Professional Advancement Network.