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The cheapest apartments for rent in Journal Square, Jersey City

Need a budget-friendly new spot? Though apartment hunting can be challenging, don't despair just yet — there are deals to be had. So what does the low-end rent on a rental in Journal Square look like these days — and what might you get for the price?

According to Walk Score, the neighborhood is a "walker's paradise," has some bike infrastructure and is a haven for transit riders. It also features median rents for a one bedroom that hover around $1,625, compared to a $1,750 one-bedroom median for Jersey City as a whole.

A look at local listings for studios and one-bedroom apartments in Journal Square via rental sites Zumper and Apartment Guide paints a picture of what price-conscious apartment seekers can expect to find in this Jersey City neighborhood.

Take a look at the cheapest listings available right now, below. (Note: Prices and availability are subject to change.)

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20 Tonnelle Ave.

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Listed at $1,250/month, this one-bedroom, one-bathroom address, located at 20 Tonnelle Ave., is 23.1% less than the $1,625/month median rent for a one bedroom in Journal Square.

Expect to find central heating in the unit. Cats and dogs are not welcome. Be prepared for a $50 application fee.

(See the complete listing here.)

10 Huron Ave.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

This studio condo, situated at 10 Huron Ave., is listed for $1,450/month for its 458 square feet.

You'll see hardwood flooring and a dishwasher in the unit. The building features a gym, a swimming pool, on-site laundry and an elevator. Pet owners, inquire elsewhere: This spot doesn't allow cats or dogs. Expect a broker's fee equal to one month's rent.

(See the complete listing here.)

1062 West Side Ave.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 1062 West Side Ave., which, at 600 square feet, is going for $1,524/month.

Building amenities include secured entry. In the unit, the listing promises hardwood flooring, a renovated kitchen and a dishwasher. The rental is cat-friendly and dog-friendly. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee.

(See the full listing here.)

126 Corbin Ave.

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Then there's this 535-square-foot apartment with one bedroom and one bathroom at 126 Corbin Ave., listed at $1,525/month.

In the unit, the listing promises a walk-in closet, hardwood flooring and a dishwasher. Cats and dogs are welcome. Building amenities include secured entry. Be prepared for a broker's fee.

(See the listing here.)

225 Academy St.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Finally, check out this 700-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 225 Academy St., listed at $1,550/month.

The building features secured entry. Also, expect to find a dishwasher, hardwood flooring and central heating in the apartment. Pet owners, take heed: This rental is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee.

(Here's the listing.)

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.