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Elizabeth Apartments
Last updated April 18 2024 at 7:54 PM

Elizabeth, NJ
481 Apartments for Rent

Elizabeth Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 129,216
Population Density: 10,489.4 people/sq mile
Median Age: 36
Percentage of Family Households: 70%
Median Annual Income: $51,549 / year
Median Rent: $1,253 / month

What locals are saying

Elizabeth, NJ: One of "America's 50 Greenest Cities." (Popular Science)

Elizabeth, New Jersey, is a city that also knows how to relax

Elizabeth Demographics


How diverse is Elizabeth?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Elizabeth is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Elizabeth are Hispanic Or Latino (67%), Black Or African American (14.1%), White (13.2%), Two Or More (2.4%), Asian (2.2%), Other (1%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.1%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Elizabeth residents?

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

How diverse is Elizabeth?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Elizabeth is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Elizabeth are Hispanic Or Latino (67%), Black Or African American (14.1%), White (13.2%), Two Or More (2.4%), Asian (2.2%), Other (1%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.1%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Elizabeth residents?

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

Elizabeth Crime


Overall Crime

Above Average
Overall crime in Elizabeth is above average in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

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

Property Crime

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

Top Schools in Elizabeth


Elementary Schools

9 /10
Terence C. Reilly School #7
Public
2-8
Public
2-8
1,077 Students
5 Reviews
1,077
Students
5 Reviews
8 /10
No 22 William F Halloran
Public
2-8
Public
2-8
1,084 Students
5 Reviews
1,084
Students
5 Reviews
6 /10
Number 25, Charles J. Hudson Elementary School
Public
K-8
Public
K-8
666 Students
1 Reviews
666
Students
1 Reviews

Middle Schools

9 /10
Terence C. Reilly School #7
Public
2-8
Public
2-8
1,077 Students
5 Reviews
1,077
Students
5 Reviews
8 /10
No 22 William F Halloran
Public
2-8
Public
2-8
1,084 Students
5 Reviews
1,084
Students
5 Reviews
6 /10
Number 25, Charles J. Hudson Elementary School
Public
K-8
Public
K-8
666 Students
1 Reviews
666
Students
1 Reviews

High Schools

8 /10
Elizabeth High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,068 Students
22 Reviews
1,068
Students
22 Reviews
6 /10
A Hamilton Preparatory Academy
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,001 Students
2 Reviews
1,001
Students
2 Reviews
2 /10
Adm W F Halsey Leadership Academy
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,155 Students
2 Reviews
1,155
Students
2 Reviews
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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Elizabeth?

Apartment Rentals in Elizabeth start at $1,450/month.

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

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

How much should I pay for rent in Elizabeth?

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 Elizabeth.

How can I find off-campus housing in Elizabeth?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Elizabeth. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Stella and Charles Guttman Community College, American Musical and Dramatic Academy, CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY Graduate School and University Center, and Touro College.