67 Apartments under 1600 for rent in Jersey City, NJ

Last updated September 26 at 10:32AM
7 JEWETT AVE
McGinley Square
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 19 at 10:10AM
3 Bedrooms
$1,325
7 GRAHAM ST
The Heights
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 15 at 12:03AM
Studio
$750
335 PALISADE AVE
The Heights
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 14 at 11:57PM
1 Bedroom
$1,400
106 CLINTON AVE
Bergen - Lafayette
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 15 at 12:04AM
1 Bedroom
$1,200
344 PEARSALL AVE
Greenville
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 14 at 11:54PM
2 Bedrooms
$1,375
130 COTTAGE ST
Journal Square
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 22 at 2:33AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,500
78 LAKE ST
The Heights
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 15 at 12:03AM
Studio
$1,500
296 WEBSTER AVE
The Heights
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 26 at 5:31AM
1 Bedroom
$1,500
215 HANCOCK AVE
The Heights
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 14 at 11:53PM
1 Bedroom
$1,500
45 GARDNER AVE
McGinley Square
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 15 at 6:02PM
2 Bedrooms
$1,295
57 HUTTON ST
The Heights
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 26 at 2:20AM
1 Bedroom
$1,300
226 NEPTUNE AVE
Greenville
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 14 at 11:58PM
2 Bedrooms
$1,450
685 Montgomery St. 2
McGinley Square
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 26 at 10:32AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,400
721 GRAND ST
McGinley Square
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 15 at 12:04AM
1 Bedroom
$900
70 tonnele ave 2
Journal Square
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 26 at 3:55AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,450
60 sip ave 304
Journal Square
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 26 at 3:55AM
1 Bedroom
$1,500
60 sip ave 204
Journal Square
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 26 at 3:55AM
1 Bedroom
$1,400
32 GARDNER AVE
McGinley Square
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 15 at 12:04AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,500
297 FULTON AVE
Greenville
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 14 at 11:54PM
2 Bedrooms
$1,550
23 BELVIDERE AVE
West Side
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 26 at 9:39AM
1 Bedroom
$1,290
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Rent Report
Jersey City

September 2017 Jersey City Rent Report

Welcome to the September 2017 Jersey City Rent Report. Jersey City rents declined over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Jersey City rental market, including comparisons to similar cities nationwide.

Jersey City rents declined significantly over the past month

Jersey City rents have declined 0.5% over the past month, but have increased slightly by 1.7% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Jersey City stand at $1,590 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,890 for a two-bedroom. This is the third straight month that the city has seen rent decreases after an increase in May. Jersey City's year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 2.2%, as well as the national average of 3.0%.

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Jersey City

Rent growth in Jersey City has been relatively stable over the past year - some other large cities have seen more substantial increases; in contrast, rents in a few cities have actually declined. Compared to most large cities across the country, Jersey City is less affordable for renters.

  • Jersey City's median two-bedroom rent of $1,890 is above the national average of $1,160. Nationwide, rents have grown by 3.0% over the past year compared to the 1.7% increase in Jersey City.
  • While rents in Jersey City remained moderately stable this year, similar cities saw increases, including Seattle (+5.4%), Los Angeles (+5.0%), Chicago (+3.8%); note that median 2BR rents in these cities go for $1,710, $1,740, and $1,290 respectively.
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Jersey City than most large cities. For example, Houston has a median 2BR rent of $990, where Jersey City is nearly twice that price.

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.

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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.

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