According to the most recent data from Zillow, the average rent in Connecticut for July 2019 is $1,850. With an averge apartment size of 1,302 sqft, the average price per square foot in Connecticut is $1.42.
Compared to the national average of $1,715, Connecticut rent costs 7.9% more. Read our analysis of rents by state to see how Connecticut ranks.
Here's a look at how average rents have changed over time:
As you would expect, the median price for rent in Connecticut increases as the number of bedrooms in the unit increases. Studios rent the cheapest in Connecticut clocking in at $1,250, while a four bedroom rental will set you back $2,350 per month.
We think the best deal comes in the form of a two bedroom for $1,450 per month, however, if you don't mind having roommates, the best option on a per room basis is a 4-bedroom rental for $587/room/month.
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Connecticut has experienced a $50 change in rent over the past month going from $1,800 to $1,850. That change comes out to 2.8%.
For reference, the US national average rent changed $15 in the past month or 0.9%.
Here's a look at the month over month change for each month since 2010 for Connecticut:
Over the past year, the average rent in Connecticut changed $50 from $1,800 to $1,850. A change of $50 means that rents changed 2.8% in a year.
That compares to the US national change of $20 in the past year or 1.2%.
Here's a look at the year over year change by month since 2011 for Connecticut: