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Greensboro Apartments
Last updated March 4 2024 at 11:07 PM

Greensboro, NC
239 Apartments for Rent

Greensboro Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 296,710
Population Density: 2,298.9 people/sq mile
Median Age: 36
Percentage of Family Households: 55%
Median Annual Income: $51,825 / year
Median Rent: $1,003 / month

What locals are saying

Greetings, one and all, and welcome to your virtual one-stop shop for your apartment hunting escapades! Greensboro, North Carolina, is both a lively college town and an old-fashioned, family-friendly Southern burg and boasts some of the Tar Heel State’s most affordable renting options. Sound like a good fit for you? Then stick with us, because we’ve got the answers to all your Greensboro-related questions …

Several colleges call Greensboro home, most notably UNC Greensboro, whose student population exceeds 17,000

Greensboro Demographics


How diverse is Greensboro?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Greensboro is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Greensboro are Black Or African American (42.5%), White (39.6%), Hispanic Or Latino (8.5%), Asian (5.2%), Two Or More (3.7%), Other (0.4%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.1%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Greensboro residents?

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

How diverse is Greensboro?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Greensboro is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Greensboro are Black Or African American (42.5%), White (39.6%), Hispanic Or Latino (8.5%), Asian (5.2%), Two Or More (3.7%), Other (0.4%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.1%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Greensboro residents?

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

Greensboro Crime


Overall Crime

High
Overall crime in Greensboro is high in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Above Average
The level of violent crime in Greensboro is above average compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

High
The level of property crime in Greensboro is high compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Greensboro


Elementary Schools

9 /10
Greensboro Academy
Charter
K-8
Charter
K-8
756 Students
17 Reviews
756
Students
17 Reviews
8 /10
Brooks Global Studies School
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
394 Students
15 Reviews
394
Students
15 Reviews
8 /10
Gtcc East Middle College High
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
131 Students
1 Reviews
131
Students
1 Reviews

Middle Schools

9 /10
Greensboro Academy
Charter
K-8
Charter
K-8
756 Students
17 Reviews
756
Students
17 Reviews
9 /10
Kernodle Middle School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
779 Students
22 Reviews
779
Students
22 Reviews
7 /10
Cornerstone Charter Academy: A Challenge Foundation Academy
Charter
K-10
Charter
K-10
1,071 Students
28 Reviews
1,071
Students
28 Reviews

High Schools

10 /10
The Early College At Guilford College
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
197 Students
9 Reviews
197
Students
9 Reviews
9 /10
Philip J Weaver Ed Center
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
307 Students
2 Reviews
307
Students
2 Reviews
9 /10
Unc-G Early/Middle College
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
205 Students
1 Reviews
205
Students
1 Reviews

What Renters Say about Greensboro


Apartment List has released the results for Greensboro 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.
"Greensboro renters expressed general satisfaction with the city overall," according to Apartment List. "They gave most categories above-average and average scores."
77%
Parks and Outdoor Activities
72%
Commute Time
65%
Pet Friendliness
63%
Weather
61%
Jobs and Career Opportunities
58%
Social Life
57%
Quality of Schools
52%
Affordability
50%
Safety and Crime Rate
44%
Public Transit
36%
State and Local Taxes
33%
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Average rent in Greensboro, North Carolina

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Greensboro is $1,184, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $1,378. Rent rates updated 5 days ago
* Averages are based on the rental prices of properties listed on Apartment List
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Find an apartment for rent in Greensboro, NC


Searching for an apartment for rent in Greensboro, NC? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 239 available rental units listed on Apartment List in Greensboro. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in Greensboro is $907 for a studio, $1,184 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $1,378 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.

Tired of browsing? Take our personalized quiz. You’ll answer a couple of simple questions and we’ll put together a list of Greensboro apartments that are best for you. We’ll also factor in your commute, budget, and preferred amenities. Looking for a pet-friendly rental, or an apartment with in-unit washer and dryer? No problem, we’ll provide you with apartments that match that criteria.

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

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Greensboro?

In Greensboro, the average rent is $907 for a studio, $1,184 for a 1-bedroom, $1,378 for a 2-bedroom, and $1,561 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in Greensboro, check out our monthly Greensboro Rent Report.

How can I find a cheap apartment in Greensboro?

You can filter cheap apartments in Greensboro by price: under $800.

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

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

How much should I pay for rent in Greensboro?

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 Greensboro.

How can I find off-campus housing in Greensboro?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Greensboro. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Duke University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem State University, and Durham Technical Community College.