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Lowell Apartments

Lowell, MA
102 Apartments for Rent

Lowell Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 110,997
Population Density: 8,157.3 people/sq mile
Median Age: 36
Percentage of Family Households: 61%
Median Annual Income: $64,221 / year
Median Rent: $1,480 / month

What locals are saying

Lowell may not be the biggest and brightest of Massachusetts cities, but it has a certain cultural charm and a past brimming with historical significance. Nicknamed "The Spindle City", Lowell made significant contributions to the American industrial revolution as a center for textile manufacturing, and was one of the first planned industrial communities. Though its mills and factories have been shuttered since the end of the Second World War, Lowell pays homage to them with a whopping 39 nationally registered historic places. The city is full of nice, suburban neighborhoods, boasts a pretty lively downtown area, and is just a jaunty 45-minute train ride from downtown Boston.

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Lowell Demographics


How diverse is Lowell?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Lowell is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Lowell are White (53.6%), Asian (18.1%), Hispanic Or Latino (15.6%), Black Or African American (9.1%), Two Or More (2.2%), Other (1.4%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.1%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Lowell residents?

The median age in Lowell is 36 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

How diverse is Lowell?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Lowell is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Lowell are White (53.6%), Asian (18.1%), Hispanic Or Latino (15.6%), Black Or African American (9.1%), Two Or More (2.2%), Other (1.4%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.1%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Lowell residents?

The median age in Lowell is 36 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

Lowell Crime


Overall Crime

Below Average
Overall crime in Lowell is below average in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Below Average
The level of violent crime in Lowell is below average compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

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

Top Schools in Lowell


Elementary Schools

6 /10
Abraham Lincoln Elementary School
Public
PK-4
Public
PK-4
487 Students
2 Reviews
487
Students
2 Reviews
6 /10
S Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School
Public
PK-4
Public
PK-4
483 Students
11 Reviews
483
Students
11 Reviews
6 /10
Pyne Arts Magnet School
Public
PK-8
Public
PK-8
490 Students
7 Reviews
490
Students
7 Reviews

Middle Schools

6 /10
Pyne Arts Magnet School
Public
PK-8
Public
PK-8
490 Students
7 Reviews
490
Students
7 Reviews
6 /10
James S Daley Middle School
Public
5-8
Public
5-8
700 Students
13 Reviews
700
Students
13 Reviews
6 /10
Lowell Community Charter Public School
Charter
PK-8
Charter
PK-8
814 Students
3 Reviews
814
Students
3 Reviews

High Schools

3 /10
Lowell High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
3,154 Students
11 Reviews
3,154
Students
11 Reviews

What Renters Say about Lowell


Apartment List has released the results for Lowell 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.
63%
Parks and Outdoor Activities
58%
Public Transit
50%
Social Life
44%
Jobs and Career Opportunities
39%
Commute Time
38%
Quality of Schools
37%
Pet Friendliness
33%
Weather
27%
Affordability
24%
Safety and Crime Rate
21%
State and Local Taxes
21%
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Average rent in Lowell, Massachusetts

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Lowell is $2,194, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $2,535. Rent rates updated 2 days ago
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Find an apartment for rent in Lowell, MA


Searching for an apartment for rent in Lowell, MA? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 102 available rental units listed on Apartment List in Lowell. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in Lowell is $1,938 for a studio, $2,194 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $2,535 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 Lowell, MA apartment rental! After all, everyone deserves a home they love.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Lowell?

In Lowell, the average rent is $1,938 for a studio, $2,194 for a 1-bedroom, $2,535 for a 2-bedroom, and $3,183 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in Lowell, check out our monthly Lowell Rent Report.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in Lowell?

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

How much should I pay for rent in Lowell?

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 Lowell.

How can I find off-campus housing in Lowell?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Lowell. 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.