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The most inexpensive apartment rentals in Old City, Philadelphia

According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one bedroom in Old City are hovering around $1,700, compared to a $1,435 one-bedroom median for Philadelphia as a whole.

So how does the low-end pricing on an Old City rental look these days — and what might you get for the price?

We took a look at local listings for studios and one-bedroom apartments from Zumper and Apartment Guide to find out what price-conscious apartment seekers can expect to find in the neighborhood, which, according to Walk Score ratings, is extremely walkable, is very bikeable and boasts excellent transit options.

Read on for the cheapest listings available right now. (Note: prices and availability are subject to change.)

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8 N. Third St.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Listed at $1,300/month, this studio apartment, located at 8 N. Third St., is 21.1 percent less than the $1,648/month median rent for a studio in Old City.

The building boasts secured entry. The unit offers in-unit laundry, a dishwasher and hardwood flooring. For those with furry friends in tow, know that cats and dogs are welcome on this property. Be prepared for a $100 pet fee.

(See the complete listing here.)

50 S. Second St.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

This one-bedroom, one-bathroom townhouse, situated at 50 S. Second St., is listed for $1,350/month.

The townhouse features granite countertops, central air conditioning, hardwood flooring, and in-unit laundry. Cats and dogs are not welcome. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee.

(See the complete listing here.)

35 S. Third St.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom rental at 35 S. Third St., which is going for $1,350/month.

In the unit, expect to find central air conditioning, a dishwasher and hardwood flooring. Cats are permitted. There's no leasing fee required for this rental.

(See the full listing here.)

229 Market St.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Then there's this 1,100-square-foot apartment with one bedroom and one bathroom at 229 Market St., listed at $1,395/month.

The apartment features a dishwasher, central air conditioning and hardwood flooring. Cats and dogs are not welcome. There isn't a leasing fee associated with this rental.

(See the listing here.)

218 Arch St.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

This studio apartment, situated at 218 Arch St., is listed for $1,500/month for its 352 square feet.

In the unit, expect granite countertops, hardwood flooring, air conditioning and stainless steel appliances. Pet owners, inquire elsewhere: This spot doesn't allow cats or dogs. Amenities offered with the building include a fitness center and garage parking. There isn't a leasing fee associated with this rental.

(See the listing here.)


This story was created automatically using local real estate data from Zumper and Apartment Guide, then reviewed by an editor. Click here for more about what we're doing. Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.