The most affordable apartments for rent in Downtown, Saint Paul

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 Downtown look like these days — and what might you get for the price?

According to Walk Score's assessment, the neighborhood is a "walker's paradise," has some bike infrastructure and boasts excellent transit options. It also features median rents for a one bedroom that hover around $1,339, compared to ann $895 one-bedroom median for Saint Paul as a whole.

A look at local listings in Downtown via rental sites Zumper and Apartment Guide yields a look at what price-conscious apartment seekers can expect to find in this Saint Paul neighborhood.

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

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345 Cedar St.

Photo: Apartment Guide
Photo: Apartment Guide

Listed at $1,095/month, this 744-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, located at 345 Cedar St., is 18.2% less than the $1,339/month median rent for a one bedroom in Downtown.

When it comes to building amenities, expect secured entry and a gym. In the unit, you're promised a walk-in closet and a dishwasher. The listing is cat-friendly. Expect a $250 cat deposit.

(See the complete listing here.)

250 E. Sixth St.

Photo: Apartment Guide
Photo: Apartment Guide

Next, here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, situated at 250 E. Sixth St., that's listed for $1,215/month for its 584 square feet.

Expect to see hardwood flooring, a walk-in closet and a dishwasher in the unit. The building features secured entry and assigned parking. For those with furry friends in tow, this rental is pet-friendly.

(See the complete listing here.)

300 E. Fourth St.

Photo: Apartment Guide
Photo: Apartment Guide

Here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 300 E. Fourth St., which, at 560 square feet, is going for $1,245/month.

The building offers secured entry. The unit also includes hardwood flooring, a dishwasher and a renovated kitchen. Pet lovers are in luck: This rental is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. Expect a $250 pet deposit.

(See the full listing here.)

262 Fourth St. East

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Then, there's this apartment with one bedroom and one bathroom at 262 Fourth St. East, listed at $1,250/month.

The apartment comes with hardwood flooring and high ceilings. Pet owners, rejoice: This rental is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. The building features an elevator.

(See the listing here.)

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