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Apartments for rent in Avenel, NJ

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Who Lives Here

Avenel Demographics

Education

High School

58%

Associate's

18%

Bachelor's

14%

Master's

10%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

29%

3 people

30%

4 people

22%

5 people

13%

6+ people

5%

Household Income

0-50k

33%

50-100k

38%

100-150k

18%

150-200k

6%

200k+

5%

Age

0-10

12%

10-20

10%

20-45

35%

45-65

32%

65+

11%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Avenel?

Percentage: 2/52/5

Renters gave this area a 2 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Jul '24-$2415$2695$2945
Jun '24-$2460$2695$2945
May '24-$2420$2695$2945
Apr '24-$2380$2695$2945
Mar '24-$2320$2695$2795
Feb '24-$2320$2695$2795
Jan '24-$2320$2695$2795
Dec '23-$2320$2695$2795
Nov '23-$2320$2695$2750
Oct '23-$2320$2695$2750
Sep '23-$2380$2695$2750
Aug '23-$2380$2695$2795
Jul '23-$2355$2695$2795

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Avenel

Avenel Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

16%

15-30 Mins

31%

30-40 Mins

14%

40-60 Mins

18%

60+ Mins

22%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 4646

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Percentage: 4040

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Top Scores: Grocery, Pet, Gas

Things To Do In Avenel

Top Score

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. 73% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 67% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Avenel could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 63% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 7% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 49% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 11% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Better stock your pantry because the restaurant scene is paltry.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 80% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 16% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Stock up on your home beans, because this place is out of brew.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 100% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Disco is definitely dead around here.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 100% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 100% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Room for improvement. More parks please.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is great for recovering shopaholics - a low retail score.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. 76% fewer shops than average
  3. 17% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Do you even lift, bro? Avenel is weak on fitness.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 87% fewer gyms than average
  3. 67% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An all around mediocre performance for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 100% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 100% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The lack of medical care round here is a little hard to swallow

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Avenel Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 5 of 5 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 5 of 5 renters

Avenel Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Avenel

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Avenel, NJ

The small city of Avenel, New Jersey is home to slightly less than 19,000 people. Middle-aged professionals should fit right in, as they make up an above-average portion of the population, while young adults account for a smaller percentage of the city. In terms of housing, residents are fairly evenly split between renting (53%) and owning (47%) their home despite a relatively expensive average rent of $1,376 per month, substantially higher than the state average of $1,272.

Avenel has an average commute time of about 35 minutes. Many residents (34%) drive to work, while public transit is used by just 5% of the population. Few workers commute on foot.

Many Avenel residents work in one of two industries: retail and healthcare. Together, these industries make up 14% of the labor force in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the city's residents work in sales, making it the top field in the city. Avenel workers take home an average annual income of just under $81K, about $5,000 less than their peers elsewhere in New Jersey. Avenel, however, compares more favorably to the national average of $73,345. Avenel has a high number of residents older than 25 who have a high school degree or equivalent (40%) compared to the national average. Further, 12% possess a Bachelor's degree and 6% have earned a Master's or Doctoral degree.

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