194 Apartments for rent in Davidson, NC

Top picks for you

Discover more top places in Davidson
Featured
Starting at $945
Updated 2 hrs ago
The Linden
605 Jetton St
Davidson, NC
Studio
$945
1 Bedroom
$975
2 Bedrooms
$1,250
Luxury community located just off of I-77, next to Harris Teeter. Units feature expansive countertop space, stainless steel appliances and wood plank flooring. Residents have access to gym, pool and fire pit.
more...
Featured
Starting at $925
Updated 1 hr ago
Lakeside Apartments
900 Lakeview Ave
Davidson, NC
1 Bedroom
Ask
2 Bedrooms
$925
3 Bedrooms
$1,070
Convenient for commuters with easy access to I-77. Luxurious community has parking, BBQ grill, playground and basketball court. Residents enjoy built-in microwave, in-unit laundry, granite counters and energy-efficient appliances.
more...
Starting at $1,030
Updated 1 hr ago
605 Jetton Street
605 Jetton Street
Davidson, NC
1 Bedroom
$1,030
Starting at $1,775
Updated 1 day ago
19025 Park Terrace Lane
19025 Park Terrace Lane
Davidson, NC
3 Bedrooms
$1,775
Starting at $1,354
Updated 2 days ago
605 Jetton Street
605 Jetton Street
Davidson, NC
2 Bedrooms
$1,354
Starting at $1,500
Updated 9 days ago
530 Greenway St
530 Greenway St
Davidson, NC
1 Bedroom
$1,500
Starting at $1,350
Updated 14 days ago
718 Cotton Gin Aly
718 Cotton Gin Aly
Davidson, NC
2 Bedrooms
$1,350
Starting at $1,800
Updated 16 days ago
326 Center Drive
326 Center Drive
Davidson, NC
3 Bedrooms
$1,800
Starting at $1,100
Updated 18 days ago
220 Crane Street
220 Crane Street
Davidson, NC
3 Bedrooms
$1,100
Starting at $1,625
Updated 25 days ago
532A Beaty St
532A Beaty St
Davidson, NC
4 Bedrooms
$1,625
Starting at $975
Updated 30 days ago
726 Cotton Gin Alley
726 Cotton Gin Alley
Davidson, NC
1 Bedroom
$975
Featured
Starting at $1,020
Updated 6 hrs ago
Junction at Antiquity
22415 Market St
Cornelius, NC
1 Bedroom
$1,020
2 Bedrooms
$1,395
3 Bedrooms
$1,775
This community offers luxurious features like recycling center, trash valet, outdoor grilling area and complimentary coffee bar. Units feature modern amenities with a variety of floor plans. Located in the heart of historic Cornelius, NC.
more...
Starting at $1,695
Updated 5 days ago
1027 Writers Way
1027 Writers Way
Cornelius, NC
3 Bedrooms
$1,695
Starting at $1,200
Updated 8 days ago
21134 Kimbrough Lane
21134 Kimbrough Lane
Cornelius, NC
2 Bedrooms
$1,200
Starting at $2,000
Updated 12 days ago
20141 Lamp Lighters Way
20141 Lamp Lighters Way
Cornelius, NC
3 Bedrooms
$2,000
Starting at $2,950
Updated 3 months ago
21904 Torrence Chapel Road
21904 Torrence Chapel Road
Cornelius, NC
6 Bedrooms
$2,950
Featured
Starting at $943
Updated 1 hr ago
Sailpointe at Lake Norman
21222 Nautique Blvd
Cornelius, NC
1 Bedroom
$943
2 Bedrooms
$1,312
3 Bedrooms
$1,565
Prime location just minutes from town with easy access to public transit and I-77. Enjoy the pool, tennis court, volleyball court and private fire pit. Recently renovated apartments have laundry in-unit and private patio/balcony.
more...
Featured
Starting at $1,037
Updated 1 hr ago
Fairways at Birkdale
16501 Stonemason Dr
Huntersville, NC
1 Bedroom
$1,037
2 Bedrooms
$1,182
3 Bedrooms
Ask
Spacious homes with bay windows, 9-foot ceilings, and a fireplace. Community highlights include a tennis court, business center, and fitness center. Easy access to I-77. Close to Lake Norman.
more...
Featured
Starting at $1,119
Updated 2 hrs ago
Garrison Park
12401 Mallard Creek Road
Charlotte, NC
Studio
Ask
1 Bedroom
$1,119
2 Bedrooms
$1,519
Featured
Starting at $926
Updated 2 hrs ago
Birkdale Village
16725 Birkdale Commons Pkwy
Huntersville, NC
1 Bedroom
$926
2 Bedrooms
$1,551
3 Bedrooms
Ask
Located minutes from Lake Norman with views of Main Street. Units feature carpeting and hardwood floors, along with upgraded appliances. The community has its own concierge, swimming pool and fitness center. Pets allowed.
more...
Featured
Starting at $973
Updated 2 hrs ago
Brookson Resident Flats
13428 Bryton Gap Rd
Huntersville, NC
1 Bedroom
$973
2 Bedrooms
$1,211
3 Bedrooms
$1,564
Well-situated near the I-77/I-485 interchange. Refined living accentuated by stainless steel appliances, granite counters and hardwood floors. Relax poolside, work out in the fitness center, or hike on the wooded trail.
more...
Featured
Starting at $1,038
Updated 2 hrs ago
Apartments at Holly Crest
16408 Holly Crest Ln
Huntersville, NC
Studio
$1,038
1 Bedroom
$1,203
2 Bedrooms
$1,317
Renovated studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments with modern kitchens, quartz counters, in-unit laundry, walk-in closets, hardwood floors. Pet-friendly community with pool, sauna, playground, gym, bocce court. Minutes from I-77, Uptown Charlotte, Lake Norman.
more...
Featured
Starting at $979
Updated 2 hrs ago
Continuum 115
102 Pullman Lane
Mooresville, NC
1 Bedroom
$979
2 Bedrooms
$1,299
3 Bedrooms
$1,599
A quick, 20-minute drive from uptown Charlotte, these one- to three-bedroom apartments are mere blocks from Lowe's corporate headquarters. Features include a pool, chef-style kitchens, a yoga studio and BBQ stations.
more...
Featured
Starting at $889
Updated 2 hrs ago
Camden Sedgebrook
16930 Sedgebrook Ln
Huntersville, NC
1 Bedroom
$889
2 Bedrooms
$1,189
3 Bedrooms
$1,289
Well-stocked kitchen includes granite countertops, hardwood floor, dishwasher, microwave and stainless steel appliances. Clubhouse, playground, dog park, business center and trash valet enjoyed by all residents.
more...

You Choose

Find your perfect apartment
Make your results better and choose your own preferences.

Explore by Map

See apartments close to work or school
City GuideDavidson

Two student societies on the Davidson College campus used to debate the issues of the day across the quad. One such student was 28th President of the United States Woodrow Wilson, who was a Davidson College student before transferring and eventually graduating from Princeton University in 1879.

Which came first, the town or the college? In charming Davidson, it hardly matters. Not when you're surrounded by plenty of walkable sidewalks, greenery all around and a community that actively works to keep its small-town charm alive and well. Named for local Revolutionary War hero Brigadier General William Lee Davidson, the lakeside town of Davidson was founded in 1837. More than 10,000 residents live in the cozy community just north of picturesque Lake Norman. A turning point for the town was in the late 1880s when neighboring community Cornelius' cotton industry took over. Davidson had to find new ways to keep its economy going since it couldn't keep pace with the manufacturing cities of nearby Cornelius and Mooresville. A diversified economy built largely on the college helped Davidson grow, but in the 1970s the residents and town leaders decided to make permanent changes to purposely limit the town's growth. Today, the result of the concerned citizens' hard work can be seen in the miles of walking trails and greenways that connect neighborhoods. Open spaces of manicured green grass can be seen in front of and between office buildings, a stark contrast from the overgrown cityscape of Charlotte just 20 miles south on Interstate 77.

Moving to Davidson

Finding affordable housing even in a "new urbanist" mecca like Davidson isn't impossible, in fact the town makes sure of it. All new housing developments are required to have at least a portion of its units fall under the town's Affordable Housing Program. Programs such as this helped earn Davidson the 2004 Smart Growth Award for overall excellence in town planning. With more than 1,400 rental properties in town, Davidson is an excellent place for relocation.

Start your search to find a rental home in Davidson at least a few months before your move date. Keep in mind that since it is a college town, it will be easier to find a condo rental or even a studio for rent if you wait until school is out of session. Because landlords especially in apartment complexes are used to dealing with a certain demographic, you may find that the security deposits are steeper than you're used to. On the other hand, many places typically run great move-in specials if they still have vacancies in the fall. You may also have better luck with month-to-month leases here.

Neighborhoods in Davidson

Convinced that Davidson is the right fit for you? Check out the below neighborhoods to get more excited about your move.

Hopewell: A popular spot in the suburbs just east of downtown Davidson, Hopewell has larger single-family homes and townhouses. Just a few minutes to either Kannapolis or Mooresville makes this a popular choice for the many employees of various NASCAR racing teams based in the area.

Davidson College: Located just off of Main Street, the college and its surrounding neighborhood are -- not surprisingly -- populated with many professors and college employees. This area is incredibly pedestrian-friendly -- stroll from your home to a quaint downtown coffee shop or have breakfast next to a group of firemen before walking back down the tree-lined street.

Old Davidson: Sometimes called St. Alban's Square, the Old Davidson neighborhood is a newer neighborhood planned to look like it has been a part of the community for decades. With streets named after Southern authors such as O. Henry, William Faulkner and Harper Lee, the community has an off-leash dog park, walking trails, a soccer field and t-ball fields. Townhomes and larger homes can be found within the neighborhood.

Davidson Pointe: Located on the banks of Lake Norman, Davidson Pointe's homes offer great water views. Evenings in the neighborhood are filled with residents playing ball or walking dogs. A walking trail winds along the lake, and there's even a community pool and clubhouse for residents to enjoy.

River Run: On the east side of town, River Run is a sprawling subdivision with several different home levels, a country club and golf course. Play tennis, jog along the sidewalks, or meet neighbors at the clubhouse. The community pool rivals water parks with its lazy river and 27-foot water slides.

Summers Walk: Just south of River Run, the master-planned community strives to fulfill every recreational need of its residents while creating a neo-traditional neighborhood. The pedestrian-friendly streets make it easy to get to know your neighbors. The Bark Park, pool, playgrounds and walking trails add to the tight-knit community feel.

Living in Davidson

Founded by the Presbyterian Church in 1837, Davidson College predates the town. It wasn't until students started attending the institution that businesses and eventually the town sprang up around it. For this reason, the college is still an integral part of the town's history. In the beginning, the college functioned as the town's government and even oversaw police patrols. At the turn of the 20th century, the college was even responsible for establishing the electricity and water systems for the town. Residents enjoy spending time on campus, experiencing the beauty of the college by visiting the institution's arboretum. The 450-acre campus has been a certified national arboretum since the early 1980s, and visitors can print out a walking tour of the campus' many trees and plants.

Davidson has plenty of other opportunities to experience nature with its 19 parks and greenways. The Randall R. Kincaid Trail winds through the town and is a popular jogging spot for residents. Join in on a pick-up football game on the town green, or just stroll through the downtown sidewalks. You'll see plenty of walkers, joggers and bicyclists here, but one thing you won't see is drive-thrus since they are banned within the city limits. The town still has plenty of restaurants, however. Summit Coffee in downtown is as popular in the evening -- thanks to its live music -- as it is during the early-morning rush. Toast Cafe just down the block draws people in from the surrounding areas. The eclectic menu is filled with breakfast favorites, seasonal pancakes, wraps and even dinner selections. After a meal, stroll through downtown stopping in the independent shops like Main Street Books, The Village Store and The Sanctuary of Davidson.

If you eventually run out of things to do in Davidson (don't expect this to happen any time soon!), you can always spend the day on Lake Norman boating, fishing and kayaking.

Personalize your results.
How many bedrooms do you want?
Studio
1 bed
2 bed
3+ bed
Next →