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Somerset Apartments
Last updated February 22 2024 at 3:52 PM

Somerset, NJ
130 Apartments for Rent

Somerset Apartment Renter's Guide

What locals are saying

Not many towns can claim the illustrious Meryl Streep as one of their own! Before making it big Streep was a waitress at Hotel Somerset, proving that even multiple Oscar-winning actresses have true blue Jersey hometown roots.

Located within Franklin Township with a population just past the 22,000 mark, Somerset is a densely urban area

Somerset Crime


Overall Crime

Lowest
Somerset has one of the lowest overall crime rates in the nation.

Violent Crime

Low
The level of violent crime in Somerset is low compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

Lowest
The level of property crime in Somerset is one of the lowest property crime rates in the nation.

Top Schools in Somerset


Elementary Schools

6 /10
Hillcrest Elementary School
Public
PK-4
Public
PK-4
411 Students
3 Reviews
411
Students
3 Reviews
5 /10
MacAfee Elementary School
Public
PK-4
Public
PK-4
396 Students
7 Reviews
396
Students
7 Reviews
3 /10
Conerly Road Elementary School
Public
PK-4
Public
PK-4
382 Students
9 Reviews
382
Students
9 Reviews

Middle Schools

5 /10
Sampson G Smith School
Public
5-6
Public
5-6
1,035 Students
14 Reviews
1,035
Students
14 Reviews
4 /10
Franklin Middle School
Public
7-8
Public
7-8
979 Students
13 Reviews
979
Students
13 Reviews
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Average rent in Somerset, New Jersey

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Somerset is $2,466, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $3,237. Rent rates updated 7 days ago
Studio
$2,265
1 Bed
$2,466
2 Beds
$3,237
3+ Beds
$3,610
* Averages are based on the rental prices of properties listed on Apartment List
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Find an apartment for rent in Somerset, NJ


Searching for an apartment for rent in Somerset, NJ? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 130 available rental units listed on Apartment List in Somerset. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in Somerset is $2,265 for a studio, $2,466 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $3,237 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.

Tired of browsing? Take our personalized quiz. You’ll answer a couple of simple questions and we’ll put together a list of Somerset apartments that are best for you. We’ll also factor in your commute, budget, and preferred amenities. Looking for a pet-friendly rental, or an apartment with in-unit washer and dryer? No problem, we’ll provide you with apartments that match that criteria.

You can trust Apartment List to help you find your next Somerset, NJ apartment rental! After all, everyone deserves a home they love.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Somerset?

In Somerset, the average rent is $2,265 for a studio, $2,466 for a 1-bedroom, $3,237 for a 2-bedroom, and $3,610 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in Somerset, check out our monthly Somerset Rent Report.

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

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

How much should I pay for rent in Somerset?

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 Somerset.

How can I find off-campus housing in Somerset?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Somerset. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Rutgers University-New Brunswick, Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus, College of Saint Elizabeth, Kean University, and Princeton University.