Pennsylvania Fair Market Rents

2022 Fair Market Rents

2022 FMRs in Pennsylvania by county. Click on the map below to view FMRs for a particular county.

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FMRs vary across Pennsylvania based on County and ZIP code as well as number of bedrooms. The average FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in Pennsylvania is $920.

The highest average FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in the United States is $1,888 in Hawaii. The lowest for a two-bedroom apartment is $485 in Puerto Rico.

FMRs in Pennsylvania are based on the price of monthly rent plus the cost of essential utilities. FMRs vary by county or ZIP Code. Generally areas with a lower population density have a lower gross rent (lower FMRs) but there are exceptions.

View the Fair Market Rents Overview for detailed information on how FMRs are calculated. Click on a specific county on the map or from the table below for detailed FMR information including Small Area FMRs.

How does Pennsylvania compare?

The highest FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in Pennsylvania is $1,368 in Pike County. The lowest FMR for a two-bedroom apartment is $757 in Northumberland County.

Pennsylvania ($920) has a 7.7% lower FMR for 2-Bedroom housing than the average of the US ($997) and therefore has a lower gross rent.

Pennsylvania is rank 26th out of 56 States and territories. This means the FMRs, or in other words, the gross rent is higher than 30 other States and territories. Pennsylvania is the 26th most expensive State or territory in terms of FMRs.

Average FMRs for Pennsylvania

26th
Rank
$677
Studio
$741
1-person
$920
2-person
$1,181
3-person
$1,322
4-person
Counties in Pennsylvania (67)
County Rank Studio 1-Bed 2-Bed 3-Bed 4-Bed
Pike County 1st $1,048 $1,055 $1,368 $1,863 $2,341
Delaware County 2nd $940 $1,071 $1,298 $1,605 $1,837
Chester County 2nd $940 $1,071 $1,298 $1,605 $1,837
Philadelphia County 2nd $940 $1,071 $1,298 $1,605 $1,837
Bucks County 2nd $940 $1,071 $1,298 $1,605 $1,837
Montgomery County 2nd $940 $1,071 $1,298 $1,605 $1,837
Centre County 7th $1,039 $1,055 $1,212 $1,548 $1,644
Monroe County 8th $871 $876 $1,153 $1,605 $1,874
Lehigh County 9th $834 $939 $1,196 $1,542 $1,622
Northampton County 9th $834 $939 $1,196 $1,542 $1,622
Carbon County 9th $834 $939 $1,196 $1,542 $1,622
Lancaster County 12th $783 $913 $1,148 $1,450 $1,557
Adams County 13th $699 $855 $1,032 $1,379 $1,595
Perry County 14th $732 $843 $1,074 $1,364 $1,456
Cumberland County 14th $732 $843 $1,074 $1,364 $1,456
Dauphin County 14th $732 $843 $1,074 $1,364 $1,456
Berks County 17th $690 $811 $1,038 $1,286 $1,408
York County 18th $692 $785 $1,024 $1,300 $1,415
Washington County 19th $763 $807 $981 $1,252 $1,371
Westmoreland County 19th $763 $807 $981 $1,252 $1,371
Fayette County 19th $763 $807 $981 $1,252 $1,371
Allegheny County 19th $763 $807 $981 $1,252 $1,371
Beaver County 19th $763 $807 $981 $1,252 $1,371
Butler County 19th $763 $807 $981 $1,252 $1,371
Lebanon County 25th $737 $759 $989 $1,270 $1,341
Franklin County 26th $709 $714 $939 $1,269 $1,317
Lycoming County 27th $709 $713 $885 $1,137 $1,200
Montour County 28th $697 $736 $864 $1,167 $1,172
Wayne County 29th $651 $730 $885 $1,123 $1,229
Union County 30th $613 $731 $833 $1,125 $1,298
Clinton County 31st $561 $641 $844 $1,087 $1,445
Wyoming County 32nd $614 $714 $877 $1,132 $1,218
Lackawanna County 32nd $614 $714 $877 $1,132 $1,218
Luzerne County 32nd $614 $714 $877 $1,132 $1,218
Columbia County 35th $723 $735 $859 $1,062 $1,165
Bradford County 36th $650 $661 $797 $1,050 $1,209
Erie County 37th $633 $654 $848 $1,048 $1,162
Tioga County 38th $549 $628 $826 $1,070 $1,254
Sullivan County 39th $557 $641 $757 $1,075 $1,296
Snyder County 40th $656 $670 $796 $1,048 $1,133
Fulton County 41st $557 $664 $757 $1,004 $1,296
Mifflin County 42nd $530 $633 $757 $1,012 $1,296
Forest County 43rd $599 $619 $814 $1,006 $1,179
Blair County 44th $552 $677 $829 $1,025 $1,124
Somerset County 45th $629 $633 $757 $1,015 $1,163
Susquehanna County 46th $565 $615 $803 $1,051 $1,148
Armstrong County 47th $536 $626 $807 $998 $1,181
Huntingdon County 48th $585 $648 $757 $998 $1,147
Lawrence County 49th $525 $600 $790 $1,004 $1,188
Greene County 50th $665 $666 $771 $953 $1,046
Indiana County 51st $581 $659 $790 $983 $1,071
Potter County 52nd $557 $592 $757 $1,006 $1,148
Clearfield County 53rd $542 $611 $757 $997 $1,148
Schuylkill County 54th $588 $591 $763 $1,001 $1,105
Venango County 55th $534 $601 $757 $936 $1,218
Clarion County 56th $636 $640 $757 $936 $1,065
Bedford County 57th $589 $607 $757 $984 $1,093
Warren County 58th $603 $607 $757 $975 $1,082
Cambria County 59th $587 $591 $757 $970 $1,106
Mercer County 60th $579 $583 $757 $1,009 $1,058
Elk County 61st $503 $604 $757 $1,017 $1,069
McKean County 62nd $572 $576 $757 $948 $1,072
Jefferson County 63rd $558 $599 $765 $946 $1,037
Crawford County 64th $514 $589 $757 $947 $1,063
Juniata County 65th $503 $579 $757 $936 $1,094
Cameron County 66th $557 $575 $757 $936 $1,027
Northumberland County 67th $548 $581 $757 $936 $1,027

More on Pennsylvania

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Fair Market Rents are estimated by the HUD.