Virginia Fair Market Rents

2022 Fair Market Rents

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

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FMRs vary across Virginia based on County and ZIP code as well as number of bedrooms. The average FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in Virginia is $1,016.

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 Virginia 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 Virginia compare?

The highest FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in Virginia is $1,785 in Arlington County, Clarke County, and 12 others. The lowest FMR for a two-bedroom apartment is $702 in Russell County.

Virginia ($1,016) has a 1.9% higher FMR for 2-Bedroom housing than the average of the US ($997) and therefore has a higher gross rent.

Virginia is rank 22nd out of 56 States and territories. This means the FMRs, or in other words, the gross rent is higher than 34 other States and territories. Virginia is the 22nd most expensive State or territory in terms of FMRs.

Average FMRs for Virginia

22nd
Rank
$804
Studio
$854
1-person
$1,016
2-person
$1,342
3-person
$1,583
4-person
Counties in Virginia (133)
County Rank Studio 1-Bed 2-Bed 3-Bed 4-Bed
Arlington County 1st $1,539 $1,567 $1,785 $2,260 $2,713
Clarke County 1st $1,539 $1,567 $1,785 $2,260 $2,713
Fairfax County 1st $1,539 $1,567 $1,785 $2,260 $2,713
Fauquier County 1st $1,539 $1,567 $1,785 $2,260 $2,713
Loudoun County 1st $1,539 $1,567 $1,785 $2,260 $2,713
Prince William County 1st $1,539 $1,567 $1,785 $2,260 $2,713
Spotsylvania County 1st $1,539 $1,567 $1,785 $2,260 $2,713
Stafford County 1st $1,539 $1,567 $1,785 $2,260 $2,713
Alexandria city 1st $1,539 $1,567 $1,785 $2,260 $2,713
Fairfax city 1st $1,539 $1,567 $1,785 $2,260 $2,713
Falls Church city 1st $1,539 $1,567 $1,785 $2,260 $2,713
Fredericksburg city 1st $1,539 $1,567 $1,785 $2,260 $2,713
Manassas city 1st $1,539 $1,567 $1,785 $2,260 $2,713
Manassas Park city 1st $1,539 $1,567 $1,785 $2,260 $2,713
Gloucester County 15th $993 $1,015 $1,193 $1,676 $2,042
Isle of Wight County 15th $993 $1,015 $1,193 $1,676 $2,042
James City County 15th $993 $1,015 $1,193 $1,676 $2,042
Mathews County 15th $993 $1,015 $1,193 $1,676 $2,042
York County 15th $993 $1,015 $1,193 $1,676 $2,042
Chesapeake city 15th $993 $1,015 $1,193 $1,676 $2,042
Hampton city 15th $993 $1,015 $1,193 $1,676 $2,042
Newport News city 15th $993 $1,015 $1,193 $1,676 $2,042
Norfolk city 15th $993 $1,015 $1,193 $1,676 $2,042
Poquoson city 15th $993 $1,015 $1,193 $1,676 $2,042
Portsmouth city 15th $993 $1,015 $1,193 $1,676 $2,042
Suffolk city 15th $993 $1,015 $1,193 $1,676 $2,042
Virginia Beach city 15th $993 $1,015 $1,193 $1,676 $2,042
Williamsburg city 15th $993 $1,015 $1,193 $1,676 $2,042
Albemarle County 29th $1,024 $1,063 $1,264 $1,562 $1,959
Fluvanna County 29th $1,024 $1,063 $1,264 $1,562 $1,959
Greene County 29th $1,024 $1,063 $1,264 $1,562 $1,959
Nelson County 29th $1,024 $1,063 $1,264 $1,562 $1,959
Charlottesville city 29th $1,024 $1,063 $1,264 $1,562 $1,959
Amelia County 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
Charles City County 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
Chesterfield County 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
Dinwiddie County 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
Goochland County 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
Hanover County 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
Henrico County 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
King William County 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
New Kent County 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
Powhatan County 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
Prince George County 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
Sussex County 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
Colonial Heights city 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
Hopewell city 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
Petersburg city 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
Richmond city 34th $1,022 $1,044 $1,189 $1,556 $1,864
Frederick County 50th $868 $868 $1,117 $1,444 $1,886
Winchester city 50th $868 $868 $1,117 $1,444 $1,886
Culpeper County 52nd $816 $822 $1,081 $1,427 $1,850
Caroline County 53rd $894 $918 $1,047 $1,385 $1,656
King George County 54th $738 $848 $1,081 $1,536 $1,599
Rappahannock County 55th $857 $862 $1,047 $1,395 $1,586
Warren County 56th $685 $784 $1,031 $1,365 $1,765
Montgomery County 57th $743 $801 $935 $1,328 $1,600
Radford city 57th $743 $801 $935 $1,328 $1,600
Rockingham County 59th $718 $723 $951 $1,246 $1,628
Harrisonburg city 59th $718 $723 $951 $1,246 $1,628
Augusta County 61st $729 $734 $917 $1,255 $1,531
Staunton city 61st $729 $734 $917 $1,255 $1,531
Waynesboro city 61st $729 $734 $917 $1,255 $1,531
Louisa County 64th $755 $769 $876 $1,223 $1,499
Madison County 65th $723 $727 $957 $1,183 $1,450
Orange County 66th $708 $713 $936 $1,251 $1,416
Westmoreland County 67th $599 $667 $877 $1,246 $1,487
Southampton County 68th $703 $718 $843 $1,128 $1,443
Franklin city 68th $703 $718 $843 $1,128 $1,443
Amherst County 70th $742 $743 $863 $1,164 $1,322
Appomattox County 70th $742 $743 $863 $1,164 $1,322
Bedford County 70th $742 $743 $863 $1,164 $1,322
Campbell County 70th $742 $743 $863 $1,164 $1,322
Lynchburg city 70th $742 $743 $863 $1,164 $1,322
Lancaster County 75th $636 $742 $932 $1,152 $1,264
Middlesex County 75th $621 $724 $910 $1,125 $1,346
Cumberland County 77th $611 $713 $895 $1,106 $1,397
Botetourt County 78th $617 $700 $879 $1,187 $1,316
Craig County 78th $617 $700 $879 $1,187 $1,316
Roanoke County 78th $617 $700 $879 $1,187 $1,316
Roanoke city 78th $617 $700 $879 $1,187 $1,316
Salem city 78th $617 $700 $879 $1,187 $1,316
Northumberland County 83rd $588 $685 $861 $1,223 $1,274
Prince Edward County 84th $598 $665 $875 $1,082 $1,294
Essex County 85th $594 $685 $870 $1,075 $1,287
Richmond County 86th $590 $688 $864 $1,068 $1,278
Shenandoah County 87th $550 $635 $828 $1,176 $1,258
Northampton County 88th $533 $685 $780 $1,095 $1,160
Nottoway County 89th $516 $663 $755 $1,056 $1,162
Pulaski County 90th $590 $616 $702 $980 $1,202
King and Queen County 91st $608 $621 $718 $1,027 $1,109
Franklin County 92nd $576 $602 $792 $979 $1,087
Page County 93rd $495 $621 $725 $946 $1,241
Rockbridge County 94th $520 $660 $762 $1,030 $1,033
Buena Vista city 94th $520 $660 $762 $1,030 $1,033
Lexington city 94th $520 $660 $762 $1,030 $1,033
Lunenburg County 97th $479 $616 $702 $993 $1,202
Accomack County 98th $492 $632 $720 $1,001 $1,140
Surry County 99th $479 $559 $702 $997 $1,202
Greensville County 100th $522 $581 $764 $1,032 $1,036
Emporia city 100th $522 $581 $764 $1,032 $1,036
Alleghany County 102nd $584 $587 $739 $914 $1,091
Covington city 102nd $584 $587 $739 $914 $1,091
Floyd County 104th $541 $559 $702 $997 $1,093
Buckingham County 105th $508 $631 $719 $949 $1,063
Wythe County 106th $486 $547 $712 $880 $1,219
Smyth County 107th $466 $588 $702 $905 $1,180
Carroll County 108th $479 $597 $702 $997 $1,038
Galax city 108th $479 $597 $702 $997 $1,038
Mecklenburg County 110th $491 $631 $719 $966 $1,005
Grayson County 111th $479 $616 $702 $963 $1,051
Buchanan County 112th $605 $616 $702 $906 $952
Bland County 113th $479 $559 $702 $997 $1,038
Dickenson County 114th $479 $616 $702 $874 $1,088
Giles County 115th $494 $616 $702 $939 $999
Patrick County 116th $479 $616 $702 $909 $1,038
Lee County 117th $479 $616 $702 $898 $1,038
Bath County 118th $482 $562 $706 $938 $1,044
Highland County 118th $482 $562 $706 $938 $1,044
Scott County 120th $524 $546 $702 $920 $1,012
Washington County 120th $524 $546 $702 $920 $1,012
Bristol city 120th $524 $546 $702 $920 $1,012
Brunswick County 123rd $479 $534 $702 $901 $1,062
Pittsylvania County 124th $466 $535 $702 $927 $1,040
Danville city 124th $466 $535 $702 $927 $1,040
Henry County 126th $530 $534 $702 $885 $1,000
Martinsville city 126th $530 $534 $702 $885 $1,000
Wise County 128th $479 $574 $702 $941 $952
Norton city 128th $479 $574 $702 $941 $952
Tazewell County 130th $479 $540 $702 $868 $1,046
Halifax County 131st $479 $534 $702 $926 $972
Charlotte County 132nd $479 $559 $702 $893 $952
Russell County 133rd $479 $534 $702 $868 $952

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Fair Market Rents are estimated by the HUD.