Rochester Local Guide


Introducing Rochester, New York

Welcome to Rochester, a perfect town for your next rental home or apartment. There are 80 local neighborhoods in Rochester. Apartment shoppers living in this town are from many parts of New York. Apartment residents pick Rochester based on any number of different considerations, which most often include budget considerations, location, schools, service offerings, and local amenities. This local renting guide will explore of this and more! We invite you to explore 1,343 apartment complexes built and available in this city.

Lifestyle Ratings

ApartmentHomeLiving brings you our detailed rental analysis called 'Lifestyle Ratings' - a comparison of neighborhoods, cities and towns, and rental properties across New York, including Rochester. LifeStyle Ratings are a useful tool for comparing and sorting apartments and neighborhoods when choosing your rental home. This takes in many factors including our Star Ratings to compare for the best proximity to parks and outdoor amenities, luxury amenities, places to raise kids, raising pets, transit options, walking, and biking. These search options are in the site filters at the top of this page.

Getting Around Rochester

Rated by WalkScore as 'semi-car-dependent', this part of Rochester is one where you will want to have a car or truck available. With the level of traffic and usable sidewalks and cross-walks here, residents who so desire can be fairly independent without having to use their car on some of your shopping trips.

Going places on a bicycle is somewhat appropriate in this municipal area. Rochester has a mid-level ranking by BikeScore. This is a ranking based on having designated bike lanes, bikeable hills, many reachable destinations, and detailed surveys conducted with many avid bicyclists on how bikeable the area is.

Schools in Rochester, NY

When you have school-age children in the family, make sure to find out what schools serve the apartment communities you are shopping for. Choosing a home and apartment is an opportunity to benefit your kids with top-rated learning and education resources. Ask the leasing staff or owner at your rental about attendence zoning.

The highest-rated high school in this area is School 58 World Of Inquiry School. Make sure you consider School 5 John Williams, the highest-rated middle school in this city. The highest-rated elementary school in this town is School 9 Dr Martin Luther King Jr with a GreatSchools Rating of 5/10. Monroe Community College is in the area.

Rochester Points of Interest

Susan B Anthony House is nearby Rochester. In this area we find several USPS ZIP Codes, including 14607.

Pet Friendly Apartments

For people with pets, 'pet friendly' multifamily communities can be found here.

Rochester Rental Pricing

The average apartment rent in this city costs renters $1,625. The average home rent in this municipal area is $1,669. A rental apartment unit in this city costs renters from $510 to $4,474. On the average rent for a studio apartment in Rochester is $1,067, and has a range from $550 to $1,983. One bedroom apartments average $1,527 and range from $510 to $3,020. A 2 bedroom apartments averages $1,906 and ranges from $724 to $4,350. Three bedroom apartments average $2,198 and range from $800 to $4,474. Four bedroom apartments average $1,681 and range from $865 to $2,600.

Low Income / Section 8 in Rochester

Our inventory of multifamily units has apartment complexes that have subsidized rental rates. 'Low income' apartment communities are subsidized apartments for rent that have qualifying criteria (primarily income limits) that must be met in order to apply.

'Affordable' price-range apartments are on the market nearby. These are apartment units on the market and available for leasing right now in the open market that are created by natural market conditions, and in the same price range as designated low-income apartments.

US Population Rank for Rochester, NY -
Top 3 Local Schools in Rochester, NY - ApartmentHomeLiving.comDavid B Crane Elementary SchoolBrighton High SchoolLaurelton Pardee Intermediate School

Frequently Asked Questions about Rochester

How much are Studio apartments in Rochester?

The pricing for 110 Studio Apartments in Rochester currently ranges from $550 to $1,996 with an average price of $1,066.

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

Today's rental pricing for One Bedroom Apartments in Rochester ranges from $510 to $4,761 with an average monthly rent of $1,526.

What does renting a Two Bedroom Apartment in Rochester cost?

The monthly rent prices of Two Bedroom Apartments currently available in Rochester range from $724 to $5,236. Today's average rental price for Two Bedrooms here is $1,903.

How expensive are Rochester Three Bedroom Apartments?

There are currently 184 Three Bedroom Apartments listings available in Rochester on The pricing ranges from $800 to $4,654 - averaging $2,194 for the location.