The most affordable apartments for rent in Journal Square, Jersey City

The most affordable apartments for rent in Journal Square, Jersey City 64 Newkirk St. | Photo: Zumper
Published on June 24, 2020

According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one bedroom in Journal Square are hovering around $1,450, compared to a $1,489 one-bedroom median for Jersey City as a whole.

So how does the low-end pricing on a Journal Square rental look these days — and what might you get for the price?

We took a look at local listings 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 a "walker's paradise," has some bike infrastructure and is a haven for transit riders.

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

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64 Newkirk St.

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Listed at $1,195/month, this 500-square-foot studio apartment, located at 64 Newkirk St., is 17.6% less than the $1,450/month median rent for a studio in Journal Square.

The apartment features a dishwasher, granite countertops, hardwood flooring, stainless steel appliances and central heating. This listing is cat-friendly.

(See the complete listing here.)

20 Tonnele Ave.

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Photo: Zumper

This studio apartment, situated at 20 Tonnele Ave., is listed for $1,250/month.

The residence has central heating and hardwood flooring. Cats and dogs are not welcome. The listing specifies a $50 application fee.

(See the complete listing here.)

48 Vroom St.

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Photo: Zumper

Here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 48 Vroom St., which is going for $1,325/month.

The building features on-site laundry. In the unit, the listing promises stainless steel appliances and hardwood flooring. Pet owners, inquire elsewhere: This spot doesn't allow cats or dogs.

(See the full listing here.)

67 Stuyvesant Ave.

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Photo: Zumper

Then there's this 550-square-foot apartment with one bedroom and one bathroom at 67 Stuyvesant Ave., listed at $1,350/month.

The apartment includes granite countertops, hardwood flooring and central heating. For those with furry friends in tow, this rental is pet-friendly. The rental doesn't require a leasing fee.

(See the listing here.)

129 Magnolia Ave.

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Photo: Zumper

And finally, here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 129 Magnolia Ave., which is going for $1,430/month.

The building offers garage parking and on-site laundry. The apartment also includes hardwood flooring and a dishwasher. Good news for pet lovers: This property is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee.

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

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