Italian Village holds bragging rights as one of historic Columbus’ first suburbs. It now boasts traditional American-Italian architecture and fantastic food produced from its Irish and Italian origins. Italian Village is a fantastic option for those seeking an urban-style neighborhood at a cheaper price than many other neighborhoods found in Central Columbus. It is an incredibly walkable, making it an ideal living place for those without private transportation. Perhaps it is because of this walkability that Italian Village is such a tight-knit sense community. No one is afraid to smile at a stranger or introduce themselves to a neighbor.
If you're not sure how much an apartment will cost, the table below shows the average price by size.
Welcome to the August 2022 Columbus Apartment Report. In this assessment of the local rental market, Rentable data scientists and rental experts break down the August 2022 key findings and figures for the Columbus rental landscape.
Our experts analyze the pricing trends — one-bedroom, two-bedroom, year-over-year and month-over-month — in Columbus and surrounding areas and provide comparisons to the entire metro area, nearby cities and some of the most desirable and expensive cities in the United States. Take a look at the last 12 months of Columbus average rent prices in the chart below.
Columbus rent prices increased over the last month. From July to August, the city experienced a 1.39% increase for the price of a one-bedroom apartment. The rent price for a Columbus one-bedroom apartments currently stands at $1,236.0.
When we take a look at the two-bedroom comparison from July to August, Columbus experienced a 1.24% increase for the price of a two-bedroom apartment. The rent price for a Columbus two-bedroom apartments currently stands at $1,308.0.
Rent prices have increased in Columbus over the last month. But how have the surrounding areas fared when it comes to the recent volatility in apartment prices? Rent prices in 4 of the Columbus suburbs increased last month. On the other hand, 2 local areas experienced a decrease in the price of a one-bedroom apartment.
More key findings include:
Rent increased in Westerville, OH, Dublin, OH, Hilliard, OH, Gahanna, OH .
Rent decreased in Reynoldsburg, OH, Grandview Heights, OH.
1 suburb is currently priced higher than the city of Columbus.
5 suburbs are currently priced lower than the city of Columbus.
Rent growth in Columbus over the past year has been on the rise. When compared to major cities nearby, along with some of the most expensive cities in the country, Columbus average rent prices appear to be relatively affordable for local residents.
The price for a Columbus one-bedroom apartment remains vastly more affordable than four of the largest cities in the United States — New York City, Washington, D.C. San Francisco and Los Angeles. And pricing compares quite similarly to nearby Midwest cities.
You can view the full rundown of Rentable's August 2022 National Apartment Report and data set here.
For more information about Columbus and surrounding area rent prices, take a look at the complete data set below.
|1 BR August||1 BR M/M % Change||2 BR August||2 BR M/M % Change|
|Grandview Heights, OH||$1,334.0||0.00%||$1,827.0||-0.33%|
Each month, using over 1 million Rentable listings across the United States, we calculate the median 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom rent prices by city, state, and nation, and track the month-over-month percent change. To avoid small sample sizes, we restrict the analysis for our reports to cities meeting minimum population and property count thresholds.