Budget apartments for rent in Old City, Philadelphia

427 Vine St. | Photo: Zumper

Apartment hunting on a budget can be challenging. So what does an affordable price on a rental in Old City look like these days — and what might you get for the price?

Walk Score indicates that the neighborhood is extremely walkable, is convenient for biking and boasts excellent transit options. It also features median rents for a one bedroom that hover around $1,695, compared to a $1,360 one-bedroom median for Philadelphia as a whole.

A look at local listings in Old City via rental sites Zumper and Apartment Guide paints a picture of what price-conscious apartment seekers can expect to find in this Philadelphia neighborhood.

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

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427 Vine St.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Listed at $1,345/month, this 600-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, located at 427 Vine St., is 20.6% less than the $1,695/month median rent for a one bedroom in Old City.

Building amenities include outdoor space and assigned parking. Also expect a dishwasher and central heating in the unit. Pet owners, inquire elsewhere: This spot doesn't allow cats or dogs. Future tenants needn't worry about a leasing fee.

(See the complete listing here.)

130 Arch St.

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 130 Arch St., which, at 700 square feet, is going for $1,425/month.

Building amenities include secured entry, outdoor space and an elevator. In the unit, expect to find central heating and air conditioning and a dishwasher. Pet owners, inquire elsewhere: This spot doesn't allow cats or dogs. Look out for a $500 security deposit.

(See the full listing here.)

50 S. Second St.

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Photo: Zumper

Then there's this apartment with one bedroom and one bathroom at 50 S. Second St., listed at $1,500/month.

The apartment comes with granite countertops, central air conditioning and hardwood flooring. Cats and dogs are not allowed. There isn't a leasing fee associated with this rental.

(See the listing here.)

224 Church St.

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Photo: Zumper

Check out this 611-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 224 Church St., listed at $1,650/month.

In the unit, anticipate air conditioning. Neither cats nor dogs are welcome. There's no leasing fee required for this rental.

(Here's the listing.)

125 N. Fourth St.

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This one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, situated at 125 N. Fourth St., is listed for $1,685/month.

In the unit, expect granite countertops. Pets are not welcome. The building features assigned parking.

(See the listing here.)

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