New York/ Real Estate & Development
Published on June 26, 2020
The cheapest apartments for rent in West Side, Jersey City550 West Side Ave., | Photo: Zumper

According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one bedroom in West Side are hovering around $1,375, compared to a $1,489 one-bedroom median for Jersey City as a whole.

But how does the low-end pricing on a West Side rental look these days — and what might you get for your money?

We took a look at local listings from Zumper and Apartment Guide to find out what budget-minded apartment seekers can expect to find in the neighborhood, which, according to Walk Score ratings, is a "walker's paradise," is very bikeable and offers many nearby public transportation options.

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

Hoodline offers data-driven analysis of local happenings and trends across cities. Links included in this article may earn Hoodline a commission on clicks and transactions.

184 Fairview Ave.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Listed at $1,247/month, this one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, located at 184 Fairview Ave., is 9.3% less than the $1,375/month median rent for a one bedroom in West Side.

The apartment features hardwood flooring and central heating. Cats and dogs are not permitted. The rental doesn't require a leasing fee.

(See the complete listing here.)

550 West Side Ave.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

This one-bedroom, one-bathroom abode, situated at 550 West Side Ave., is listed for $1,275/month.

The unit has high ceilings, a renovated kitchen and a fireplace. Pets are not welcome.

(See the complete listing here.)

429 Fairmount Ave.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Last but not least, here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 429 Fairmount Ave., which, at 427 square feet, is going for $1,300/month.

The building comes with an elevator. The apartment has central heating, high ceilings, a walk-in closet and an eat-in kitchen. Pet owners, inquire elsewhere: This spot doesn't allow cats or dogs. The listing specifies a broker's fee equal to one month's rent.

(See the full 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. Additionally, if you’re an agent or a broker, read on for real estate marketing ideas to promote your local listing.

Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.