Apartments for rent in Rochester, NY

6 Loden Lane, Rochester, New York 14623
(145 Ratings)
1 Bed$805+
2 Beds$999+
3 Beds$1,165+
Current Rent Specials
Updated 10 days ago
(585) 360-0512

1600 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, New York 14620
1 Bed$1,084+
2 Beds$1,196+
3 Beds$1,524
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
(585) 957-7035

177 Greystone Lane, Rochester, New York 14618
(1 Ratings)
2 Beds$1,055+Only 2 units left
3 Beds$1,528+
Current Rent Specials
Updated 2 days ago
Top Rated
(585) 632-0213

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1 Shady Run Ln, Rochester, New York 14625
Pet Friendly
1 Bed$1,330+9 units available
2 Beds$1,685+9 units available
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
Updated 2 days ago
(585) 785-3306

100 Andover Street, Greece, New York 14615
(2 Ratings)
Current Rent Specials
Updated 2 days ago
(585) 672-7524

1577 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, New York 14623
(1 Ratings)
1 Bed$935+
2 Beds$1,030+
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
Top Rated
(585) 617-0527

555 Pennels Drive, Greece, New York 14626
(3 Ratings)
StudioPlease Call
2 Beds$850+4 units left
Current Rent Specials
(585) 598-4542

Downtown Rochester

88 Elm Street, Rochester, New York 14604
1 Bed$1,500+7 units available
2 Beds$2,100+Only 3 units left
Current Rent Specials
(585) 484-8340

18a Brook Hill Lane, Rochester, New York 14625
1 Bed$995
2 Beds$1,175+
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
(585) 617-0799

Upper Mount Hope

1331 Mt. Hope Avenue, Brighton, New York 14620
(6 Ratings)
1 Bed$1,428+
2 Beds$1,390+
Current Rent Specials
Top Rated
(585) 869-9214

Downtown Rochester

65 W Broad St, Rochester, New York 14614
1 Bed$1,001+
2 Beds$1,393+
3 Beds$1,549Only 1 unit left
Current Rent Specials
(585) 280-5171

East Irondequoit

36 Charwood Circle, Rochester, New York 14609
(40 Ratings)
1 Bed$699+
2 Beds$799+
3 Beds$1,130+
Current Rent Specials
(585) 358-0371

100 Annie Lane, Greece, New York 14626
(42 Ratings)
1 Bed$910+
2 Beds$1,045+
3 Beds$1,350+
Current Rent Specials
(585) 672-7534

2859 Manitou Road, Rochester, New York 14624
(84 Ratings)
1 Bed$765+
2 Beds$850+
3 Beds$1,180+
Current Rent Specials
(585) 785-4607

123 Spanish Trail, Rochester, New York 14612
(1 Ratings)
1 Bed$835+
2 Beds$945+
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
(585) 200-5077

131 Greystone Lane, Rochester, New York 14618
(1 Ratings)
1 Bed$835+
2 Beds$905+
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
Updated 2 days ago
(585) 785-4560

200 Frank Dimino Way, Rochester, New York 14624
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
Updated 2 days ago
(585) 286-1745

50 Fairwood Dr, Rochester, New York 14623
1 Bed$922+5 units left
2 BedsPlease Call
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
Updated 2 days ago
(585) 623-4352

1 Orchard View Drive, Rochester, New York 14612
2 Beds$1,410+Only 1 unit left
Coupon & Current Rent Specials
Updated 2 days ago
(585) 672-3595

515 French Road, Rochester, New York 14618
1 Bed$970+
2 Beds$1,080+
Current Rent Specials
(585) 643-1817
All about

Rochester, NY

Getting to Know Rochester, NY

Located just a few miles from the beautiful shores of Lake Ontario in western New York, Rochester has played a huge role in the nation's industrial development. Home of such iconic corporations as Kodak and Xerox, the self-described "Film Capital of the World" also happens to be one of the most affordable and family-friendly towns in the United States. Rochester truly offers something for everyone.


Did You Know?
Rochester's nicknames sound a lot alike! Once called "The Flour City" for its flour mills on the Genesee River, Rochester became "The Flower City" in 1859, when the mills moved west and local industry shifted to the nursery business.


Rochester Attractions

A noted destination for arts aficionados, Rochester is the home of the Eastman School of Music, the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra and Garth Fagan Dance. Rochester natives flock to the Geva Theater Center for live performances and head to the Little Theatre for indie and foreign films. During the city's festival season, locals and visitors alike delight in events like the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival and the Rochester Film Festival.


Pet-Friendly Eateries

Rochester dog lovers enjoy taking their pooch out to dinner, and numerous local restaurants, like Tap & Mallet and Bunga Burger Bar, make that easy during the warm months with outdoor dog-friendly tables.


The Best Neighborhoods in Rochester, NY

Whether you're looking for an apartment in a quiet suburb or want to be near the city's busiest bars, Apartment Guide can help you find the right neighborhood for you. Search east of the city for a village feel with boutique shops and chef-driven restaurants, or look to the south for great parks and easy access to the airport.


Here are our picks for the best places to live in Rochester, NY:

  • Park Avenue: Want to walk to some of the city's best shops and restaurants from your apartment? The Park Avenue neighborhood is for you. Don't miss the Park Avenue Summer Art Festival!
  • Center City: For modern apartments near the river, join the hip crowds who love the vibrant feel of Rochester's downtown.
  • Northwest Rochester: If access to Lake Ontario is at the top of your apartment wish list, check out homes in northwestern areas like Charlotte, Maplewood and Greece.
  • Eastern Rochester: Known for great schools and a family-friendly vibe, eastern suburbs like Penfield and Fairport win accolades for a great quality of life.
  • Mt. Hope/Highland: Whether you're a student or an empty nester, this safe and walkable neighborhood gives easy access to the University of Rochester and green spaces like Highland Park.


Rochester Apartments

From chic studio-style lofts in 19th-century downtown buildings to two-bedroom and three-bedroom townhouses in park-like suburban communities, Apartment Guide has hundreds of available apartments in Rochester, NY. To find places with amenities like heated parking, free snow removal and 24-hour gym access, use our powerful search feature to customize your hunt for Rochester apartments. If you prefer to browse for apartments, our comprehensive database can help with that as well. We'll even point you toward temporary discounts and rent specials on budget-friendly apartments in Rochester. With Apartment Guide, finding apartments for rent in Rochester, NY is easy.


Free Things to Do in Rochester

Want to have fun on the cheap? Rochester's many free activities include concerts at the Eastman School of Music, summer movies and hiking at Mendon Ponds Park.  


Rochester, NY for Families with Kids

In Rochester, family fun is nearly synonymous with the exceptional Strong National Museum of Play. Get hands-on at the video game exhibit, or head outdoors to smell the lilacs at Highland Park.


Though Rochester is known for its excellent public schools, eastern suburbs like Pittsford, Fairport and Penfield all earn raves for being at the top of the class.


Rochester's Natural Beauty

Rochester's rolling, heavily wooded landscape makes it easy for residents to stay active throughout the year. During the summer, the city's paved trails and bike lanes attract joggers, walkers and bikers alike. In the winter, many of these trails are repurposed as Nordic ski paths that intrepid locals use to commute and run errands. Meanwhile, the waters of nearby Lake Ontario fill up with boaters and sailing enthusiasts on hot summer days.


Best Beaches and Getaways near Rochester, NY

Summer in Rochester means sunglasses and coolers at Lake Ontario beaches like Ontario Beach Park and Durand Eastman Park. At other times of year, travel a distance of only 85 miles to reach Niagara Falls, which draws couples and families who want to feel the mist from the 167-foot-tall waterfalls.