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29 2 Bedroom Apartments for rent in Gastonia, NC

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Last updated March 23 at 7:18am UTC
1018 Sims Cir
Gastonia, NC
Updated March 23 at 2:09am UTC
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405 W Harvie Ave
Gastonia, NC
Updated March 23 at 2:06am UTC
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1100 Robinwood Road
Gastonia, NC
Updated March 22 at 1:25am UTC
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408 N Morris Street
Gastonia, NC
Updated March 15 at 10:55am UTC
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918 Cleveland Avenue
Gastonia, NC
Updated March 15 at 10:53am UTC
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815 W Davidson
Gastonia, NC
Updated March 15 at 10:53am UTC
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1100 Little Avenue Apt E
Gastonia, NC
Updated March 3 at 11:41am UTC
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320 E 3rd Avenue
Gastonia, NC
Updated January 5 at 12:18pm UTC
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1493 Harpers Inlet Drive
Clover, SC
Updated March 22 at 1:42pm UTC
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513 East Avenue
Belmont, NC
Updated March 22 at 1:40pm UTC
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1462 Harper's Inlet Dr.
Clover, SC
Updated March 22 at 1:39pm UTC
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2813 Lowell Road Unit X
Gastonia, NC
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320 N Myrtle School Rd
Gastonia, NC
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1103 West Rankin Avenue
Gastonia, NC
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City Guide

Whether you're new to the area or looking to make a home in the county seat, two-bedroom apartments in Gastonia, North Carolina, give you family-friendly spaces, ample amenities and easy access to a versatile metropolitan area. Gastonia is part of the Charlotte metropolitan area, which means adults living in apartments in the city benefit from an extensive range of potential employers within commuting distance.

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March 2018 Gastonia Rent Report

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

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Family Living in Gastonia Apartments

Two-bedroom apartments offer numerous benefits for both families and professionals settling in the Gastonia area. Young families can grow from a one-bedroom to a two-bedroom, where they have room for a nursery or children's room. Couples without kids can use the second space as a guest bedroom to support overnight visitors, and professionals can outfit the space as a work-from-home office to create better work-life balance.

Aside from ample space in your own two-bedroom residence, Gastonia apartments let you position your family in a safe neighborhood with great schools. Moms and dads can support family life by working on one of hundreds of Gastonia businesses -- or by working in one of thousands of companies in the metro area. The region is home to numerous Fortune 500 brands and corporate offices for global and national organizations.

Within Gastonia itself, renters can find ample opportunities for entertainment. From youth sports or greenways that promote time outdoors to plentiful eateries and an exciting nightlife, Gastonia and the metro area offer a lot of options. From fine dining to enjoying cuisine in favorite chain restaurants, families can enjoy dinner out or Sunday brunch within minutes of most apartments in Gastonia. A farmers market lets you access fresh foods and creative goods, and the city's cultural programs include art, theater and dance.

Average Rents for Two-Bedroom Apartments in Gastonia

Many two-bedroom apartments in the Gastonia area rent for between $750 and $950 per month, though you can find units both below and above that range. Rental prices depend on a range of factors, including the location of the complex, the size of the apartment and the amenities offered. For $500 to $600, you can find basic two-bedroom apartments with one bathroom, spacious rooms and kitchen appliances.

Apartments priced in the mid-range might come with 1 1/2 baths, private patio spaces, laundry accommodations and shared amenities such as pools, playgrounds and outdoor entertainment pavilions. At the higher end, families and professionals can enjoy townhome-style accommodations or rentals that include small private yards.

Where to Look for Two-Bedroom Apartments in Gastonia

Condo and apartment complexes are peppered across the entire city, with concentrations in the center, south and west. Most large complexes include two-bedroom apartments, and you can find them located from downtown to more suburban areas on the outskirts of the city.

If you're planning to work in the metro area, consider looking for two-bedroom apartments a few minutes off of Interstate 85. Families wanting a residence further out might consider complexes along York Highway to the north or south.

Rent Report

March 2018 Gastonia Rent Report

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

Gastonia rents held steady over the past month

Gastonia rents have remained flat over the past month, however, they are up marginally by 0.7% year-over-year. Currently, median rents in Gastonia stand at $670 for a one-bedroom apartment and $790 for a two-bedroom. Gastonia's year-over-year rent growth lags the state and national averages, which both stand at 2.3%.

Rents rising across cities in North Carolina

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Gastonia, but across the entire state. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in North Carolina, all of them have seen prices rise. The state as a whole logged rent growth of 2.3% 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, Cary is the most expensive of all North Carolina's major cities, with a median two-bedroom rent of $1,210; of the 10 largest North Carolina cities that we have data for, all have seen rents rise year-over-year, with Winston-Salem experiencing the fastest growth (+5.1%).
  • Fayetteville, Wilmington, and Greensboro have all experienced year-over-year growth above the state average (3.8%, 3.7%, and 2.9%, respectively).

Gastonia rents more affordable than many large cities nationwide

As rents have increased marginally in Gastonia, a few large cities nationwide have also seen rents grow modestly. Gastonia is still more affordable than most large cities across the country.

  • Gastonia's median two-bedroom rent of $790 is below the national average of $1,160. Nationwide, rents have grown by 2.3% over the past year compared to the 0.7% rise in Gastonia.
  • While Gastonia's rents rose marginally over the past year, many cities nationwide also saw increases, including Phoenix (+3.3%), Atlanta (+2.3%), and Seattle (+2.1%).
  • Renters will find more reasonable prices in Gastonia than most large cities. For example, San Francisco has a median 2BR rent of $3,040, which is more than three-and-a-half times the price in Gastonia.

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
Charlotte $940 $1,100 0.5% 2.4%
Concord $790 $920 -2.5%
Gastonia $670 $790 0.2% 0.7%
Rock Hill $820 $960 0.8% 3.8%
Huntersville $1,060 $1,230 -2.4% 0.9%
Matthews $990 $1,150 0.1% 5.4%
Cornelius $840 $980 -0.1% -0.5%

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.


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.