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Suffolk Apartments
Last updated March 5 2024 at 10:09 AM

Suffolk, VA
103 Apartments for Rent

Suffolk Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 92,108
Population Density: 230.8 people/sq mile
Median Age: 39
Percentage of Family Households: 73%
Median Annual Income: $79,556 / year
Median Rent: $1,231 / month

What locals are saying

Planters Peanuts' "Mr. Peanut" was born in Suffolk, VA, where the peanut crop is still king.

Founded by English colonists in 1742, Suffolk Virginia is known for its beautiful coastal setting on the Nansemond River, its peanut growing industry, and its proximity to one of the few remaining marsh wilderness areas on the East Coast, the Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge

Suffolk Demographics


How diverse is Suffolk?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Suffolk is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Suffolk are White (46.9%), Black Or African American (39.6%), Two Or More (6.7%), Hispanic Or Latino (4.9%), Asian (1%), Other (0.7%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.2%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Suffolk residents?

The median age in Suffolk is 39 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

How diverse is Suffolk?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Suffolk is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Suffolk are White (46.9%), Black Or African American (39.6%), Two Or More (6.7%), Hispanic Or Latino (4.9%), Asian (1%), Other (0.7%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.2%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Suffolk residents?

The median age in Suffolk is 39 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

Suffolk Crime


Overall Crime

Above Average
Overall crime in Suffolk is above average in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

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

Property Crime

Above Average
The level of property crime in Suffolk is above average compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Suffolk


Elementary Schools

7 /10
Northern Shores Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
895 Students
9 Reviews
895
Students
9 Reviews
7 /10
Oakland Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
478 Students
10 Reviews
478
Students
10 Reviews
7 /10
Creekside Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
947 Students
26 Reviews
947
Students
26 Reviews

Middle Schools

7 /10
John Yeates Middle School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
1,241 Students
5 Reviews
1,241
Students
5 Reviews
6 /10
Forest Glen Middle School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
449 Students
3 Reviews
449
Students
3 Reviews
5 /10
King's Fork Middle School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
1,003 Students
12 Reviews
1,003
Students
12 Reviews

High Schools

6 /10
Nansemond River High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,553 Students
4 Reviews
1,553
Students
4 Reviews
3 /10
Lakeland High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,019 Students
3 Reviews
1,019
Students
3 Reviews
3 /10
King's Fork High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,501 Students
12 Reviews
1,501
Students
12 Reviews
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Average rent in Suffolk, Virginia

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Suffolk is $1,541, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $1,778. Rent rates updated 5 days ago
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Find an apartment for rent in Suffolk, VA


Searching for an apartment for rent in Suffolk, VA? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 103 available rental units listed on Apartment List in Suffolk. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in Suffolk is $1,415 for a studio, $1,541 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $1,778 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 Suffolk 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 Suffolk, VA apartment rental! After all, everyone deserves a home they love.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Suffolk?

In Suffolk, the average rent is $1,415 for a studio, $1,541 for a 1-bedroom, $1,778 for a 2-bedroom, and $2,278 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in Suffolk, check out our monthly Suffolk Rent Report.

How can I find a cheap apartment in Suffolk?

You can find the lowest-priced apartments in Suffolk by using the cheap apartments filter.

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

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

How much should I pay for rent in Suffolk?

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 Suffolk.

How can I find off-campus housing in Suffolk?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Suffolk. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Union University, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Tidewater Community College, and Norfolk State University.