Many renters complain that the price of rent is often too high; but where is really it the highest in the United States? Here we take a detailed look into the most expensive rent prices within the United States residential rental market, spotlighting various states and key metropolitan areas that stand out in terms of high rental costs.
1Based on average of Fair Market Rents (FMRs) for 0-4 bedroom residential rental units throughout the United States, excluding Puerto Rico.
10 Most Expensive Rent US States 2023
|#3||New Hampshire (NH)||$1,874|
|#4||Rhode Island (RI)||$1,763|
10 Most Expensive Rent US Metros 2023
|#1||New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY Metro||$4,022|
|#2||San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA Metro||$3,192|
|#3||San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro||$3,060|
|#4||Seattle-Bellevue, WA Metro||$2,609|
|#5||Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH Metro||$2,561|
|#6||San Diego-Chula Vista-Carlsbad, CA Metro||$2,536|
|#7||Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro||$2,319|
|#8||Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL Metro||$2,037|
|#9||Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD Metro||$1,896|
|#10||Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metro||$1,876|
10 Most Expensive Rent US Cities 2023
|#1||New York City, NY||$4,373|
|#2||San Francisco, CA||$3,611|
|#3||San Jose, CA||$3,388|
|#6||Los Angeles, CA||$3,205|
|#7||San Diego, CA||$3,203|
|#8||Huntington Beach, CA||$3,298|
|#9||Jersey City, NJ||$2,951|
Average Rent Prices by US State 2023
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