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773 Apartments for rent in New Hanover County, NC

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Check out 773 verified apartments for rent in New Hanover County, NC with rents starting as low as $800. Some apartments for rent in New Hanover County might offer rent specials. Look out for the
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Crosswinds Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,224
645 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,209
840 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$1,879
1306 sqft
An indoor heated pool, clothes care center, and lavish green space at this community appeal to potential residents. The upscale apartments include private patios and recently renovated kitchens. Halyburton Park and Fulton Station are nearby.
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Bellingham Park Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
8 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$1,603
756 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,550
1101 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$1,899
1317 sqft
In-unit amenities include laundry, patio or balcony, granite counters and dishwasher. Residents enjoy communal bike storage, car wash area, parking and pool. Located near parks, dining and entertainment options.
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Element Barclay Station Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,575
746 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,921
1180 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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Element Barclay understands the importance of where you live and how you live. Being walkable to movie theaters, restaurants, and pubs and 15 minutes from Wrightsville Beach and 10 minutes to historic downtown means you live in a location that makes life easier. Having a heated Saltwater pool, outdoor living space, interactive fitness center, bark park, and paw spa means you live in a community that makes life better. You care about where your home is and how it impacts your life, so we built something to match your enthusiasm. Welcome to Element Barclay.
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Overlook at River Place Photo Gallery 1
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Studio
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1 Bedroom
$1,899
864 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,892
1221 sqft
Overlook at River Place is NOW OPEN!! Overlook riverfront views day after day from our brand new high-rise apartment community. Our studio, one and two-bedroom apartment homes are created with you in mind – distinctive designs, timeless architecture, modern style, and breathtaking Cape Fear River and Historic Downtown Wilmington views. Downtown Wilmington radiates old-town charm mixed with modern amenities and has an endless array of perks. Within a 5 minute walk, you can dine at an exceptional restaurant, enjoy a world-class theatre production, pick up groceries from the local farmers market. Located between Grace and Chestnut Streets, and fronting North Water Street, Overlook at River Place creates a residential experience that combines upscale apartment living with a premier downtown address, where everything is just seconds from your doorstep.
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New Hanover County

Average Rent
The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in New Hanover County is $1,621, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $1,867. Last updated September 29
Studio
$918
1 Bed
$1,621
2 Beds
$1,867
3+ Beds
$2,132
* Averages are based on the rental prices of properties listed on Apartment List
Element Barclay Photo Gallery 1
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29 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$1,730
747 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,828
1339 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$2,743
1659 sqft
Luxury units adjacent to The Pointe at Barclay. The complex has a resort-style saltwater pool, a clubhouse and a dog park. Apartments have unique floor plans with ample storage space.
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Headwaters at Autumn Hall Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,558
704 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,637
1029 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$2,314
1293 sqft
Upscale apartments on the Cape Fear Coast. Walk-in closets, granite counters and stainless steel appliances. Community coffee bar, clubhouse and internet cafe available to all residents. Concierge service. Near Martin Luther King Jr Pkwy.
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Flats on Front Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
10 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$1,640
763 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,200
1217 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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Discover a place where fast-paced metropolitan city life meets a coastal, laid-back lifestyle in downtown Wilmington, NC. Flats on Front brings an experience that is as cool and fresh as the North Carolina coast. Abutting the brand new North Waterfront Park, life is about blending hassle-free easy living with walkability to entertainment. Local flair lives all around you with access to the arts, top restaurants, bars, shops, and an outdoor concert venue. Activate your lifestyle in our fully-appointed amenity package. Soak in the saltwater pool, socialize at the party terrace, and energize in our multilevel, Crossfit-inspired fitness center. Revel in each luxury detail your modern apartment will provide. Top-of-the-line finishes and chef-inspired kitchens make this space feel like home.
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The Shipyard of Wilmington Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,490
936 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,730
1179 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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Cypress Grove Photo Gallery 1
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15 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$1,050
763 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,350
1012 sqft
3 Bedrooms
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Welcome Home to Cypress Grove Apartments, offering newly renovated apartment homes in a variety of floor plans. Bordering the Greenfield Lake Park, and near Cape Fear Country Club and other parks, the location is a hidden gem. Within walking distance to New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Starbucks, and a variety of restaurants, shopping, and employment! With easy access to NC 421 and 17, there’s no better location in Wilmington!
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Arbor Trace Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
6 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$1,517
667 sqft
Proximity to Echo Farms Golf & Country Club, Cameron Art Museum, Carolina Beach. New community. Pool, gym, coffee bar, dog park, and dog washing station. Stainless steel appliances, designer countertops, hardwood floors, scenic views.
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South Front Apartments Photo Gallery 1
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30 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$1,518
594 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$2,304
988 sqft
South Front Apartments in Wilmington, NC, offer rare historic charm at the heart of the urban center. Brick walls, polished concrete flooring and polished concrete countertops provide the latest in style. Saltwater pool on grounds.
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Willow Glen Photo Gallery 1
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9 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$1,496
624 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,529
940 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$1,961
1185 sqft
Superb location enhanced with lavishness and convenience unlike anywhere else in Wilmington. Ideally located just minutes from Carolina, Kure Beach, and the Cape Fear River, you are never far from the salty air! If you're more of a nature enthusiast, take a stroll around River Road Park. Visit historic downtown Wilmington, located right in the proximity of award-winning restaurants, dynamic craft breweries, and local shops you'll love exploring! Willow Glen creates a perfect blend of coastal charm and small southern city.
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Meridian Village Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$1,576
906 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$1,814
1062 sqft
Located in the heart of Wilmington, Meridian Village places you in the middle of everything! The surf, sand, and ocean breeze are just minutes away from two beautiful beaches, Wrightsville and Carolina Beach! Treat yourself to some retail therapy at Independence Mall or Mayfaire. If you're more interested in exploring the scenic areas, spend a sunny afternoon at Hugh McRae Park! Our location offers quick access to Interstate 40 making any commute a breeze. If being close to the coast is an important factor in your lifestyle, you have picked the perfect place!
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The Townhomes at Beau Rivage Photo Gallery 1
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2 Bedrooms
$1,874
996 sqft
Welcome to The Townhomes at Beau Rivage - a breezy and convenient neighborhood in coastal Wilmington, NC. An easy driving distance from Carolina and Kure Beaches and the Cape Fear River, you are never far from the water and sand! If you are more interested in shopping and dining, Historic Downtown Wilmington is a short trip away with award-winning restaurants, dynamic craft breweries, and local shops you'll love exploring! The Townhomes at Beau Rivage is your perfect home base to enjoy all this beach city has to offer!
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Braxton Place Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,446
550 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,467
755 sqft
Braxton Place welcomes you to a community full of comfort, charm, and style! Conveniently located in the heart of Wilmington, our residents enjoy all the simple pleasures the area has to offer. A quick commute to Historic Downtown Wilmington for shopping, site seeing, and entertainment, or if you're ready to feel the ocean breeze, Carolina Beach and Wrightsville Beach are minutes away!
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Antiqua Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
9 Units Available
Studio
$1,188
438 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,487
755 sqft
Ready to start a brand-new chapter in your life? Our charming community is more than a place to call home! Whether you want to explore the historic sites in Downtown Wilmington, treat yourself to some retail therapy at Independence Mall, or soak up the sun at Wrightsville Beach, Antiqua places you in a prime location!
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New Providence Park Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,347
636 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,536
1054 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$1,980
1322 sqft
Welcome to New Providence Park, where you can choose to experience a newly renovated home! Our thoughtfully detailed apartments for rent in Wilmington, NC offer bright, open layouts with high-end finishes, stainless steel appliances, brushed nickel ceiling fans, granite counter tops, slate shaker style cabinets, outdoor balconies, and gourmet kitchens.
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Briarcliff Villas Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,226
600 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,548
798 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$1,769
1108 sqft
Perfectly blending modern design with a relaxed atmosphere, every aspect of Briarcliff makes you appreciate the serenity of your home. Nestled in the heart of Wilmington, you will find yourself merely minutes away from coastal living, southern charm of downtown, and unmatched shopping at Mayfair.
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Birchwood Park Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
3 Units Available
Birchwood Park
4395 Birchwood Dr, Wilmington, NC 28405
Azalea Trace, Barclay Hills, Hunting Ridge & McClelland Estates
1 Bedroom
$1,462
647 sqft
Quietly nestled in the heart of Wilmington, Birchwood Park provides a convenient location with a tranquil atmosphere. Whether you are in the mood for Thai at Indochine, a slice of pizza at Elizabeth's Pizza, or the fresh catch of the day at Hieronynus Seafood, we are close to the most desirable dining spots in town.
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Arboretum West Photo Gallery 1
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Verified
17 Units Available
1 Bedroom
$1,654
794 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,901
1136 sqft
Come home to luxurious brand new one or two bedroom apartments for rent in Wilmington, NC. Expansive, thoughtfully designed living spaces featuring a chef-inspired kitchen with titanium glass recycled countertops, stylish stainless appliances, modern designer cabinetry, and private balcony. Our upscale community provides quick access to Mayfaire, The Forum, and Wrightsville Beach. Choose your brand-new apartment home oasis at Arboretum West in Wilmington, NC today! *Bedroom closet on 1st and 2nd floors only in guest bedroom of the Benny floor plan.
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Tesla Park Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,365
636 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,688
934 sqft
Welcome to Tesla Park! Situated in a quaint environment, this location boasts close proximity to dining, a wide variety of local shopping, and an abundance of entertainment nearby. If the sand and surf are part of your lifestyle, then we have you covered with Wrightsville Beach and Carolina Beach just minutes away from Tesla Park. If convenience and location are important to you, you have come to the right place. Rates are subject to change without notice.
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Quad Apartment Homes Photo Gallery 1
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4 Units Available
1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
$1,415
867 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$1,770
990 sqft
Barely 10 minutes away from downtown Wilmington, bordering UNC-W campus. Air-conditioned homes with private patios and modern kitchens. Residents have access to a fitness center and a sparkling pool, among other amenities.
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Cypress Pointe Apartment Homes Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,240
700 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,390
900 sqft
Welcome to Cypress Point Apartment Homes! Nestled right next to the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, our one and two-bedroom apartments offer the best of convenience and comfort. Enjoy the morning sun at your new breakfast bar or warm up by your cozy fireplace! Our apartments include over-sized windows, brushed nickel hardware, and fully equipped kitchens for all your cooking needs. Cypress Pointe residents enjoy resort-style amenities including a pool pavilion and sundeck with gas grills, a 24-hour fitness center, a 24-hour business center, and a car care center. Call us today and see why so many people call Cypress Pointe home!
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One Midtown Apartment Homes Photo Gallery 1
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1 Bedroom
$1,455
702 sqft
2 Bedrooms
$1,765
1080 sqft
3 Bedrooms
$2,270
1380 sqft
One Midtown Apartment Homes embody the best Wilmington has to offer and is conveniently located right next to many school districts, hospitals, and shopping centers. One Midtown Apartments capture all of the city's historic coastal charm and marries it with modern features. Our residents enjoy a pet-friendly community, with an abundance of amenities for everyone to enjoy! Grab a cup of coffee on your way to work from our coffee bar, or relax with a good book in our hammock garden. One Midtown has something for everyone, so give us a call today! We can't wait to meet you!
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Find an apartment for rent in New Hanover County, NC


Searching for an apartment for rent in New Hanover County, NC? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 773 available rental units listed on Apartment List in New Hanover County. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in New Hanover County is $918 for a studio, $1,621 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $1,867 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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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in New Hanover County?

In New Hanover County, the average rent is $918 for a studio, $1,621 for a 1-bedroom, $1,867 for a 2-bedroom, and $2,132 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in New Hanover County, check out our monthly New Hanover County Rent Report.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in New Hanover County?

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

How can I tour apartments during the COVID-19 pandemic?

While some New Hanover County properties may not allow visitors at this time, most are open for business by phone or email. Please reach out to them directly for virtual touring options. Additionally, some properties may offer video and 3D tours, which can be found on the listing details page.

How much should I pay for rent in New Hanover County?

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 New Hanover County.

How can I find off-campus housing in New Hanover County?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around New Hanover County. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include University of North Carolina Wilmington, Cape Fear Community College, and Craven Community College.

New Hanover County

Average Rent
The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in New Hanover County is $1,621, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $1,867. Last updated September 29
Studio
$918
1 Bed
$1,621
2 Beds
$1,867
3+ Beds
$2,132
* Averages are based on the rental prices of properties listed on Apartment List