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Plainfield Apartments
Last updated April 18 2024 at 6:11 AM

Plainfield, NJ
359 Apartments for Rent

Plainfield Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 50,317
Population Density: 8,443.5 people/sq mile

What locals are saying

Although Plainfield may seem like only a charming, quiet city, it is home to p-funk! While working in a local barbershop, George Clinton created Parliament-Funkadelic, which was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame!

Plainfield is known for its history, charm and convenient location near surrounding metropolitan cities

Plainfield Crime


Overall Crime

Below Average
Overall crime in Plainfield is below average in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Below Average
The level of violent crime in Plainfield is below average compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

Below Average
The level of property crime in Plainfield is below average compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Plainfield


Elementary Schools

7 /10
Queen City Academy Charter School
Charter
K-8
Charter
K-8
324 Students
7 Reviews
324
Students
7 Reviews
5 /10
Union County Teams Charter School
Charter
K-12
Charter
K-12
387 Students
21 Reviews
387
Students
21 Reviews
4 /10
Evergreen Elementary School
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
550 Students
3 Reviews
550
Students
3 Reviews

Middle Schools

7 /10
Queen City Academy Charter School
Charter
K-8
Charter
K-8
324 Students
7 Reviews
324
Students
7 Reviews
6 /10
Paaas
Public
7-12
Public
7-12
397 Students
5 Reviews
397
Students
5 Reviews
5 /10
Union County Teams Charter School
Charter
K-12
Charter
K-12
387 Students
21 Reviews
387
Students
21 Reviews

High Schools

6 /10
Paaas
Public
7-12
Public
7-12
397 Students
5 Reviews
397
Students
5 Reviews
5 /10
Union County Teams Charter School
Charter
K-12
Charter
K-12
387 Students
21 Reviews
387
Students
21 Reviews
2 /10
Plainfield High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,716 Students
4 Reviews
1,716
Students
4 Reviews
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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Plainfield?

Apartment Rentals in Plainfield start at $1,150/month.

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

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

How much should I pay for rent in Plainfield?

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 Plainfield.

How can I find off-campus housing in Plainfield?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Plainfield. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Rutgers University-New Brunswick, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Rutgers University-Newark, Essex County College, and Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus.