The cheapest apartments for rent in Long Island City, New York City

Crescent Street | Photo: Zumper

According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one bedroom in Long Island City are hovering around $3,314, compared to a $2,800 one-bedroom median for New York City as a whole.

So how does the low-end pricing on a Long Island City 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 price-conscious apartment seekers can expect to find in the neighborhood, which, according to Walk Score ratings, is somewhat walkable, is bikeable and boasts excellent transit options.

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

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3231 Greenpoint Ave.

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First, listed at $1,600/month, this one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, located at 3231 Greenpoint Ave., is 51.7% less than the $3,314/month median rent for a one bedroom in Long Island City.

The unit includes hardwood flooring, in-unit laundry and a renovated kitchen. Pet lovers are in luck: This rental is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly.

(See the complete listing here.)

Steinway Street and 36th Avenue

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Photo: Zumper

And here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at Steinway Street and 36th Avenue, which, at 700 square feet, is going for $1,975/month.

The building features on-site laundry. In the unit, expect a dishwasher and central heating. For those with furry friends in tow, this property is pet-friendly.

(See the full listing here.)

31st Street and 37th Avenue

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Photo: Zumper

Then there's this apartment with one bedroom and one bathroom at 31st Street and 37th Avenue, listed at $2,100/month.

In the unit, you'll find granite countertops, hardwood flooring and a dishwasher. Neither cats nor dogs are welcome. When it comes to building amenities, expect an elevator and on-site laundry. 

(See the listing here.)

Crescent Street

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This studio apartment, situated at Crescent Street, is listed for $2,185/month.

The unit includes hardwood flooring, a dishwasher and a walk-in closet. This rental is cat-friendly. When it comes to building amenities, expect garage parking and on-site laundry.

(See the listing here.)

27th Street

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

And finally, here's a studio apartment at 27th Street, which, with 475 square feet, is going for $2,210/month.

Building amenities include on-site laundry and garage parking. The unit features hardwood flooring, a dishwasher and a walk-in closet. The listing is cat-friendly.

(Check out the listing here.)

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