54 Apartments under 1200 for rent in Newark, NJ

Last updated September 22 at 9:27AM
316 S 7th St
West Side
Newark, NJ
Updated September 22 at 1:43AM
3 Bedrooms
$1,150
830 S 19th St
Upper Clinton Hill
Newark, NJ
Updated September 22 at 1:44AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,150
101 Camden St
Fairmount
Newark, NJ
Updated September 22 at 1:43AM
Studio
$950
Results within 1 miles of Newark, NJ
85 Halsted St
East Orange
East Orange, NJ
Updated September 21 at 5:55PM
1 Bedroom
$1,100
156 S Munn Ave
Lower Vailsburg
East Orange, NJ
Updated September 19 at 10:25AM
1 Bedroom
$950
288 4th Ave
Doddtown
East Orange, NJ
Updated September 21 at 5:55PM
1 Bedroom
$975
250 S Harrison St
Orange
East Orange, NJ
Updated September 21 at 5:55PM
1 Bedroom
$1,075
43 S. Munn Ave #3
East Orange
East Orange, NJ
Updated September 16 at 10:47AM
1 Bedroom
$1,000
231 N 19th St
Ampere
East Orange, NJ
Updated September 15 at 12:04AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,000
677 KENNEDY BLVD
Constable Hook
Bayonne, NJ
Updated September 21 at 2:46AM
Studio
$850
117 WEST 8TH ST
Constable Hook
Bayonne, NJ
Updated September 15 at 12:04AM
Studio
$1,000
48 Wilson Pl
, NJ
Updated September 21 at 6:21PM
1 Bedroom
$1,120
16 Carpenter Ter
, NJ
Updated September 22 at 2:34AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,100
1014 Stuyvesant
, NJ
Updated September 14 at 11:55PM
2 Bedrooms
$1,000
152 S Munn Ave
Elmwood
East Orange, NJ
Updated September 22 at 9:27AM
1 Bedroom
$950
100 WEST 33RD ST
Pamrapo
Bayonne, NJ
Updated September 18 at 1:48AM
1 Bedroom
$1,100
799 AVENUE A
Pamrapo
Bayonne, NJ
Updated September 14 at 11:54PM
1 Bedroom
$1,100
5 GRAHAM ST
The Heights
Jersey City, NJ
Updated September 14 at 11:57PM
Studio
$750
Results within 5 miles of Newark, NJ
1044 BROADWAY
Pamrapo
Bayonne, NJ
Updated September 15 at 4:11AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,150
9 North 16th Street
Greenwood
East Orange, NJ
Updated September 16 at 4:22AM
1 Bedroom
$900
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Rent Report
Newark

September 2017 Newark Rent Report

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

Newark rents declined over the past month

Newark rents have declined 0.8% over the past month, but have increased 0.4% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Newark stand at $1,160 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,390 for a two-bedroom. This is the fifth straight month that the city has seen rent decreases after an increase in March. Newark'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 Newark

Rent growth in Newark 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, Newark is less affordable for renters.

  • Newark's median two-bedroom rent of $1,390 is above the national average of $1,160. Nationwide, rents have grown by 3.0% over the past year compared to the 0.4% rise in Newark.
  • While rents in Newark 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 Newark than most large cities. For example, Houston has a median 2BR rent of $990, where Newark is nearly one-and-a-half times 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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Read more about our new methodology below, or see a more detailed post here.

Methodology:

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.

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