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Pennsylvania Fair Market Rents

2024 Fair Market Rents

2024 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 $1,084.

The highest average FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in the United States is $2,095 in Hawaii. The lowest for a two-bedroom apartment is $574 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 $1,737 in Delaware County, Montgomery County, and 3 others. The lowest FMR for a two-bedroom apartment is $845 in Jefferson County.

Pennsylvania ($1,084) has a 10.3% lower FMR for 2-Bedroom housing than the average of the US ($1,208) and therefore has a lower gross rent.

Pennsylvania is rank 32nd out of 56 States and territories. This means the FMRs, or in other words, the gross rent is lower than 31 other States and territories. Pennsylvania is the 25th cheapest State or territory in terms of FMRs.

Average FMRs for Pennsylvania

32nd
Rank
$798
Studio
$877
1-person
$1,084
2-person
$1,383
3-person
$1,562
4-person
Counties in Pennsylvania (67)
County Rank Studio 1-Bed 2-Bed 3-Bed 4-Bed
Delaware County 1st $1,303 $1,451 $1,737 $2,100 $2,422
Montgomery County 1st $1,303 $1,451 $1,737 $2,100 $2,422
Chester County 1st $1,303 $1,451 $1,737 $2,100 $2,422
Bucks County 1st $1,303 $1,451 $1,737 $2,100 $2,422
Philadelphia County 1st $1,303 $1,451 $1,737 $2,100 $2,422
Pike County 6th $1,247 $1,255 $1,649 $2,104 $2,711
Monroe County 7th $1,111 $1,119 $1,470 $1,988 $2,376
Northampton County 8th $972 $1,137 $1,426 $1,821 $1,900
Lehigh County 8th $972 $1,137 $1,426 $1,821 $1,900
Carbon County 8th $972 $1,137 $1,426 $1,821 $1,900
Centre County 11th $1,122 $1,133 $1,317 $1,593 $1,754
Lancaster County 12th $938 $1,061 $1,333 $1,725 $1,775
Berks County 13th $895 $1,041 $1,320 $1,649 $1,758
Cumberland County 14th $876 $1,021 $1,273 $1,634 $1,695
Perry County 14th $876 $1,021 $1,273 $1,634 $1,695
Dauphin County 14th $876 $1,021 $1,273 $1,634 $1,695
Adams County 17th $831 $997 $1,226 $1,620 $1,765
York County 18th $861 $951 $1,197 $1,595 $1,667
Lebanon County 19th $896 $951 $1,225 $1,546 $1,631
Franklin County 20th $914 $920 $1,150 $1,529 $1,719
Montour County 21st $784 $915 $1,077 $1,518 $1,828
Washington County 21st $917 $965 $1,161 $1,474 $1,605
Westmoreland County 21st $917 $965 $1,161 $1,474 $1,605
Allegheny County 21st $917 $965 $1,161 $1,474 $1,605
Fayette County 21st $917 $965 $1,161 $1,474 $1,605
Beaver County 21st $917 $965 $1,161 $1,474 $1,605
Butler County 21st $917 $965 $1,161 $1,474 $1,605
Lycoming County 28th $756 $902 $1,082 $1,396 $1,559
Wayne County 29th $712 $850 $998 $1,218 $1,694
Wyoming County 30th $730 $854 $1,039 $1,343 $1,464
Lackawanna County 30th $730 $854 $1,039 $1,343 $1,464
Luzerne County 30th $730 $854 $1,039 $1,343 $1,464
Columbia County 33rd $721 $878 $1,064 $1,287 $1,463
Blair County 34th $673 $831 $993 $1,232 $1,406
Union County 35th $646 $788 $885 $1,247 $1,502
Forest County 36th $715 $746 $980 $1,185 $1,440
Erie County 37th $726 $757 $983 $1,227 $1,345
Clinton County 38th $684 $705 $911 $1,142 $1,546
Armstrong County 39th $633 $711 $934 $1,163 $1,434
Bradford County 40th $738 $743 $882 $1,140 $1,340
Snyder County 41st $660 $787 $894 $1,152 $1,306
Sullivan County 42nd $616 $697 $845 $1,191 $1,428
Clarion County 43rd $701 $705 $845 $1,048 $1,434
Lawrence County 44th $590 $663 $871 $1,208 $1,386
Susquehanna County 45th $668 $703 $916 $1,173 $1,246
Somerset County 46th $728 $732 $845 $1,158 $1,235
Fulton County 47th $616 $687 $845 $1,064 $1,434
Cambria County 48th $678 $682 $863 $1,135 $1,276
Indiana County 49th $627 $741 $859 $1,136 $1,243
Huntingdon County 50th $652 $684 $845 $1,082 $1,318
Warren County 51st $682 $686 $845 $1,106 $1,242
Mifflin County 52nd $625 $685 $850 $1,123 $1,263
Mercer County 53rd $656 $661 $845 $1,148 $1,233
Greene County 54th $693 $697 $881 $1,065 $1,192
Schuylkill County 55th $663 $663 $858 $1,129 $1,203
Elk County 55th $616 $722 $845 $1,133 $1,200
Crawford County 57th $631 $651 $845 $1,083 $1,274
Clearfield County 58th $614 $681 $845 $1,150 $1,190
McKean County 59th $616 $674 $845 $1,073 $1,251
Juniata County 60th $593 $647 $845 $1,081 $1,260
Bedford County 61st $608 $643 $845 $1,071 $1,253
Tioga County 62nd $583 $658 $860 $1,117 $1,181
Potter County 63rd $616 $643 $845 $1,058 $1,224
Cameron County 64th $616 $643 $845 $1,022 $1,242
Venango County 65th $573 $648 $845 $1,067 $1,232
Northumberland County 66th $608 $688 $845 $1,034 $1,125
Jefferson County 67th $573 $657 $845 $1,042 $1,131

More on Pennsylvania

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