The most affordable apartments for rent in Northwest, Portland

20 N.W. 16th Ave. | Photo: Zumper

According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one bedroom in Northwest are hovering around $1,312, compared to a $1,350 one-bedroom median for Portland as a whole.

But how does the low-end pricing on a Northwest 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 budget-minded apartment seekers can expect to find in the neighborhood, which, according to Walk Score ratings, has excellent walkability, is great for biking and has excellent transit.

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

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1026 N.W. 20th Ave.

This studio apartment, situated at 1026 N.W. 20th Ave., is also listed for $950/month for its 320 square feet.

The residence has central heating and hardwood flooring. Building amenities include an intercom and on-site laundry. Pet owners, take heed: This property is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. There isn't a leasing fee associated with this rental.

(See the complete listing here.)

20 N.W. 16th Ave.

Then there's this 394-square-foot studio at 20 N.W. 16th Ave., listed at $1,000/month.

You can expect to see hardwood flooring in the residence. The building offers on-site management and additional storage space. For those with furry friends in tow, this property is pet-friendly. Be prepared for a $150 move-in fee.

(See the listing here.)

1230 N.W. 21st Ave.

Check out this 450-square-foot studio apartment at 1230 N.W. 21st Ave., listed at $1,025/month.

The residence features large windows, a dishwasher, hardwood flooring and a walk-in closet. This apartment is cat-friendly.

(Here's the listing.)


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