9,615 Apartments for Rent near Columbus, OH

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Living & Renting in Columbus

Columbus at a Glance
Average Rent
$673
School Rating:
7/10
Transit Score
35
Bike Score
57

Columbus, OH Apartments for Rent

Columbus is an amazing city located at the confluence of the Scioto and Olentangy Rivers. Because of its beautiful landscape, strong economy, and major attractions, Columbus has created quite a buzz. Home to Ohio State University, Columbus offers a vibrant nightlife scene and affordable rentals. As the capital of Ohio, Columbus is a hub for all things government and offers a diverse economy focused on education, defense, aviation, banking steel, technology, and healthcare. Award-winning attractions dot the city’s landscape, like the Columbus Zoo and the Columbus Museum of Art, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Beautiful parks, a thriving arts scene, abundant sporting events, and theaters and museums await you in Columbus.

Why Columbus?

  • Ohio State University is top-rated and award-winning.
  • Columbus is Ohio’s largest city and the state capitol.
  • Shopping at the historic North Market, operating since 1876.
  • The amazing food and fun of the German Village’s Oktoberfest.
  • Visiting the Jack Nicklaus Museum and seven public golf courses.
  • A fabulous art community with several galleries and theaters.

Getting Around in Columbus

    With a Transit Score of 35, Columbus has a few nearby public transportation options.
    Columbus is somewhat walkable, some errands can be accomplished on foot, but you may need access to a car to get all places.
    Columbus is bikeable with a 57 BikeScore, there is some bike infrastructure but not all areas are bikeable.

Education in Columbus

    Columbus has 3 colleges nearby, including The Ohio State University, Columbus State Community College Columbus Campus and Franklin University.
  • Clinton Elementary School
    Public Elementary School
    8 out of 10
    Grades K- 5, 502 Students
  • Greensview Elementary School
    Public Elementary School
    8 out of 10
    Grades K- 5, 466 Students
  • Windermere Elementary School
    Public Elementary School
    8 out of 10
    Grades K- 5, 453 Students
  • Alpine Elementary School
    Public Elementary School
    8 out of 10
    Grades K- 3, 385 Students
  • Jones Middle School
    Public Middle School
    8 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, 730 Students
  • Gahanna South Middle School
    Public Middle School
    8 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, 641 Students
  • Gahanna East Middle School
    Public Middle School
    7 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, 478 Students
  • Finland Middle School
    Public Middle School
    6 out of 10
    Grades 7- 8, 632 Students
  • Mccord Middle School
    Public Middle School
    6 out of 10
    Grades 7- 8, 523 Students
  • Grandview Heights High School
    Public High School
    9 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, 343 Students
  • Worthington Kilbourne High School
    Public High School
    8 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, 1,263 Students
  • Thomas Worthington High School
    Public High School
    7 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, 1,725 Students
  • Centennial High School
    Public High School
    7 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, 776 Students
  • Hamilton Township High School
    Public High School
    6 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, 870 Students

Renting in Columbus

Average size and rates

  • Studio 406 Sq Ft $790 / mo
  • 1 Bed 600 Sq Ft $673 / mo
  • 2 Beds 933 Sq Ft $1,074 / mo
  • 3 Beds 1,248 Sq Ft $1,224 / mo
  • 4 Beds 1,230 Sq Ft $1,591 / mo
  • 5 Beds 984 Sq Ft $2,846 / mo

Nearby Cities Average Rents

for a 1 bedroom apartment

  • Columbus $1230 / mo
  • Bexley $910 / mo
  • Worthington $899 / mo
  • Gahanna $995 / mo
  • Grove City $1163 / mo
  • Westerville $1156 / mo
  • Lewis Center $1138 / mo
  • Hilliard $1064 / mo
  • Blacklick $942 / mo
  • Groveport $1095 / mo
  • Reynoldsburg $1156 / mo

Frequently asked questions about renting in Columbus, OH

How transit friendly is Columbus, OH?

Columbus, OH has a transit score of 35.

What elementary schools are near Columbus, OH?

The top elementary schools in Columbus, OH are

  • Clinton Elementary School
  • Greensview Elementary School
  • Windermere Elementary School
  • Alpine Elementary School

What middle schools are near Columbus, OH?

The top middle schools in Columbus, OH are

  • Jones Middle School
  • Gahanna South Middle School
  • Gahanna East Middle School
  • Finland Middle School
  • Mccord Middle School

What high schools are near Columbus, OH?

The top high schools in Columbus, OH are

  • Grandview Heights High School
  • Worthington Kilbourne High School
  • Thomas Worthington High School
  • Centennial High School
  • Hamilton Township High School

What colleges and universities are near Columbus, OH?

The top colleges and universities in Columbus, OH are

  • The Ohio State University
  • Columbus State Community College Columbus Campus
  • Franklin University
  • Columbus College of Art and Design
  • Capital University

What are the average rent costs in Columbus, OH?

The average rent in Columbus, OH is $673.

What are the average rent costs of a studio apartment in Columbus, OH?

The average rent for a studio apartment in Columbus, OH is $790.

What are the average rent costs of a one bedroom apartment in Columbus, OH?

The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Columbus, OH is $673.

What are the average rent costs of a two bedroom apartment in Columbus, OH?

The average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment in Columbus, OH is $1074.

What are the average rent costs of a three bedroom apartment in Columbus, OH?

The average rent for a 3 bedroom apartment in Columbus, OH is $1224.

What are the average rent costs of a four bedroom apartment in Columbus, OH?

The average rent for a 4 bedroom apartment in Columbus, OH is $1591.

9,615 Apartments for Rent near Columbus, OH

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