Durham Local Guide


Introducing Durham, North Carolina

We love Durham, North Carolina and are happy to bring its homes and apartments rentals to you. Durham boasts 101 neighborhoods. Apartment residents in this town are from many parts of North Carolina. Apartment shoppers choose this area based on any number of different preferences, amongst which are budget considerations, location, schools, service offerings, and local amenities. This local renting guide will look at all of this and more. Filter and search through 477 apartment complexes ready for you to tour in and around this city.

Lifestyle Ratings

ApartmentHomeLiving brings you our detailed rental analysis called 'Lifestyle Ratings' - a comparison of rentals and neighborhoods across the USA, including Durham. LifeStyle Ratings are a useful tool for comparing and sorting apartments and neighborhoods when choosing your rental home. This takes in many factors including filtering automatically for easy access to the parks, luxury housing options, places to raise kids, raising pets, transit options, in addition to floorplans, availablity, and pricing. Find Lifestyle Search in the filter options (above). Happy Searching!

Pet Friendly Rating

There's good news if you raise pets. Durham, North Carolina is a great city for pet owners who rent, with a score of 2.0 out of 4.

Getting Around Durham

While area is better for walking and exercising on foot than many other cities and towns, Durham is considered 'semi-car-dependent'. You will see that this municipal area has come together so that with roads and sidewalks layed out as they are and a dirth of walkable sidewalks and footpaths, routine shopping and errands would be difficult without a car or truck

Schools in Durham, NC

For families with children, choosing a location with really good education opportunities is important. Choosing a rental is an opportunity to benefit your kids with good school districts. Our rental data and our rental search tools can help make finding a rental with a favorable school quick and easy. School zoning is determined by local school boards through what are called 'attendance zones'.

The highest-rated high school in this town is J D Clement Early College High School with a GreatSchools Rating of 9/10. For school-age children between elementary and high school ages the highest-rated middle school in this town is James E Shepard Middle. For students the highest-rated elementary school in this area is C C Spaulding Elementary.

Durham Points of Interest

Burton Park is nearby Durham. This city contains ZIP 27704.

Pet Friendly Apartments

For families with pets, 'pet friendly' apartment communities exist nearby.

Durham Rental Pricing

The average apartment rent in this area costs renters $2,121. The average home rent in this city is $2,418. An apartment unit for rent in Durham will cost you from $815 to $6,978. On the average rent for a studio apartment in this town is $1,804, and has a range from $915 to $2,582. One bedroom apartments average $1,780 and range from $920 to $4,575. A 2 bedroom apartments averages $2,159 and ranges from $815 to $5,195. As an average rent for a 3 bedroom apartment in this town costs you $2,404, and has a range from $1,165 to $6,978. Four bedroom apartments average $2,499 and range from $1,528 to $6,500.

Low Income / Section 8 in Durham

This city provides low income apartment complexes for move-in. 'Low income' apartment communities are subsidized apartments that have qualifying criteria (primarily income limits) that must be met in order to apply. Our research shows this municipal area may be a great place to look for your next apartment home.

US Population Rank for Durham, NC - ApartmentHomeLiving.com
Top 3 Local Schools in Durham, NC - ApartmentHomeLiving.comPearsontown ElementaryJ D Clement Early College High SchoolLakewood Montessori Middle

Frequently Asked Questions about Durham

How much are Studio apartments in Durham?

The pricing for 36 Studio Apartments in Durham currently ranges from $915 to $5,677 with an average price of $1,790.

What is the current price range for One Bedroom Durham Apartments for rent?

Today's rental pricing for One Bedroom Apartments in Durham ranges from $920 to $7,222 with an average monthly rent of $1,775.

What does renting a Two Bedroom Apartment in Durham cost?

The monthly rent prices of Two Bedroom Apartments currently available in Durham range from $815 to $10,000. Today's average rental price for Two Bedrooms here is $2,154.

How expensive are Durham Three Bedroom Apartments?

There are currently 105 Three Bedroom Apartments listings available in Durham on ApartmentHomeLiving.com. The pricing ranges from $1,165 to $10,000 - averaging $2,387 for the location.