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39 Apartments under 1200 for rent in Hillsboro, OR

Last updated December 12 at 6:28pm UTC
6048 SE Drake Street #314
Southeast Hillsboro
Hillsboro, OR
Updated November 17 at 11:31am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,100
Results within 1 miles of Hillsboro, OR
2800 SW 185th Avenue
Cooper Mountain - Aloha North
Aloha, OR
Updated December 11 at 4:20pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,050
Results within 5 miles of Hillsboro, OR
Clermont
1801 NW 143rd Ave
Oak Hills, OR
Updated December 11 at 7:50pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,166
2 Bedrooms
$1,382
3 Bedrooms
Ask
Cedar Crest
4800 SW Mueller Dr
Beaverton, OR
Updated December 11 at 6:47pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,182
2 Bedrooms
$1,106
3 Bedrooms
$1,348
2726 North Davis Court
Cornelius
Cornelius, OR
Updated December 11 at 3:32pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,099
16290 SW Shaw St.,
Cooper Mountain - Aloha North
Aloha, OR
Updated December 11 at 8:20pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$995
3240 SW Doyle Pl
Cooper Mountain - Aloha North
Aloha, OR
Updated December 11 at 7:41pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$1,182
600 NW Lost Springs Ter
Cedar Hills - Cedar Mill
Portland, OR
Updated December 7 at 11:03am UTC
1 Bedroom
$800
13885 SW Meridian St., Unit 136
Cedar Hills - Cedar Mill North
Beaverton, OR
Updated December 4 at 11:17am UTC
Studio
$1,045
Results within 10 miles of Hillsboro, OR

December 2018 Hillsboro Rent Report

Welcome to the December 2018 Hillsboro Rent Report. Hillsboro rents declined over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Hillsboro rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the state and nation.

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December 2018 Hillsboro Rent Report

Welcome to the December 2018 Hillsboro Rent Report. Hillsboro rents declined over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Hillsboro rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the state and nation.

Hillsboro rents decline sharply over the past month

Hillsboro rents have declined 0.8% over the past month, but are up marginally by 0.5% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Hillsboro stand at $1,700 for a one-bedroom apartment and $2,010 for a two-bedroom. This is the second straight month that the city has seen rent decreases after an increase in September. Hillsboro's year-over-year rent growth leads the state average of -0.2%, but trails the national average of 1.3%.

Rents rising across cities in the Portland Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Hillsboro, but across the entire metro. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in the Hillsboro metro, 9 of them have seen prices rise. Oregon as a whole logged rent growth of -0.2% over the past year. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

  • Looking throughout the metro, Hillsboro is the most expensive of all Hillsboro metro's major cities, with a median two-bedroom rent of $2,010; of the 10 largest cities in the metro that we have data for, Portland, where a two-bedroom goes for $1,320, is the only major city to see rents fall year-over-year (-0.6%).
  • Beaverton, Gresham, and Vancouver have all experienced year-over-year growth above the state average (1.6%, 1.6%, and 1.6%, respectively).

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Hillsboro

As rents have increased in Hillsboro, a few large cities nationwide have also seen rents grow modestly. Compared to most large cities across the country, Hillsboro is less affordable for renters.

  • Hillsboro's median two-bedroom rent of $2,010 is above the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.3% over the past year compared to the 0.5% rise in Hillsboro.
  • While Hillsboro's rents rose over the past year, many cities nationwide also saw increases, including Las Vegas (+4.4%), Phoenix (+3.2%), and Austin (+3.1%).
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Hillsboro than most large cities. For example, Phoenix has a median 2BR rent of $1,060, where Hillsboro is more than 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.
City Median 1BR price Median 2BR price M/M price change Y/Y price change
Portland $1,120 $1,320 -0.6% -0.6%
Vancouver $1,400 $1,650 0.0% 1.6%
Gresham $1,400 $1,660 -0.2% 1.6%
Hillsboro $1,700 $2,010 -0.8% 0.5%
Beaverton $1,500 $1,770 0.1% 1.6%
Lake Oswego $1,680 $1,980 0.1% 0.9%
Tualatin $1,590 $1,870 -1.7% 5.1%
Wilsonville $1,520 $1,790 1.0% 6.0%
Gladstone $1,530 $1,810 0.2% 1.8%

Methodology - Recent Updates:

Data from private listing sites, including our own, tends to skew toward luxury apartments, which introduces sample bias when estimates are calculated directly from these listings. To address these limitations, we’ve recently made major updates to our methodology, which we believe have greatly improved the accuracy and reliability of our estimates.

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.

About Rent Reports:

Apartment List publishes monthly reports on rental trends for hundreds of cities across the U.S. We intend these reports to be a source of reliable information that help renters and policymakers make sound decisions, and we invest significant time and effort in gathering and analyzing rent data. Our work is covered regularly by journalists across the country.

We are continuously working to improve our methodology and data, with the goal of providing renters with the information that they need to make the best decisions.