The most expensive and affordable places to rent in Central Florida are listed here!

Real Estate Agent with Re/Max Town & Country Realty BK560717

If you believe that owning and purchasing a property in Central Florida and the Orlando region is pricey, just consider how much renting a one-bedroom home costs! Hurting! 

     Area of Central Florida The cost of mortgages and rent is rising, and there are few indications that this trend will reverse very soon. The median rent in the Orlando metro region for a one-bedroom apartment was $1,680 last month, according to a Zumper study. 

     The Orlando metro area's highest and least costly cities for rent were listed in the same research. Clermont, Palm Coast, and Orlando have the highest rental rates, while Deltona, Leesburg, and Titusville, have the lowest.


Orlando's most costly cities to rent in:

     The most costly city to live in was Clermont, where a one-bedroom apartment costs $1,700. Palm Coast had the third-highest rent at $1,600, and Orlando had the second-highest rent at $1,630.

     According to the research, Clermont experienced the third-highest rent rise among the metro Orlando cities last month, with an increase of almost 2.4%.


Orlando's least costly cities to live in:

     Deltona had the lowest cost of living, with one-bedroom apartments costing $1,090. Titusville and Leesburg tied for second place at $1,100 rent each. Ocala's $1,210 rent placed it third.

     Deltona has the fastest-growing rent among the cities with the quickest annual growth, at 28.2% since July 2022. Daytona Beach had a rent increase of 27.6% as well, moving up to second place, after Ocala's 21% increase.


The entire list of Orlando metro area median rent costs can be found here:

15.  Deltona - $1,090

14.  Titusville - $1,100

13.  Leesburg - $1,100

12.  Ocala - $1,210

11.  Port Orange - $1,300

10. Palm Bay - $1,340

9.  Daytona Beach - $1,340

8.  Altamonte Springs - $1,340

7.  Kissimmee - $1,460

6.  Melbourne - $1,480

5.  Winter Park - $1,500

4.  Sanford - $1,520

3.  Palm Coast - $1,600

2.  Orlando - $1,630

1.  Clermont - $1,700



About Realtor Scott Garrison:

          Bringing over 36+ years of experience as a local Orlando Realtor, Top Central Florida Realtor SCOTT GARRISON at ReMax Town & Country Real State has helped perhaps more Orlando-Area families and investors buy and sell Central Florida Residential Real Estate than any other of the #19,000+ Orlando Realtors currently working in the Central Florida area!  

          Living in Oviedo and with RE/MAX Real Estate offices in both WINTER SPRINGS, Florida and WINTER PARK, FL, Top Realtor SCOTT GARRISON actively serves your best Residential Real Estate needs virtually anywhere you’d want to be in Central Florida… including Orange, Seminole, Volusia, Osceola, Brevard, and Lake Counties. Scott has lived here in the Central Florida local Orlando-Area for nearly all of his life, attending the local Winter Park High School and graduating with several degrees from the nearby University of Central Florida.  

          As a Top Seminole & Orange County Real Estate Agent, Realtor Scott Garrison also has extensive experience in Residential Sales and Purchases, Vacant Land and in helping clients with Foreclosures and Short Sales!  He owns multiple Rental Property right here in the area, and over the years, has done many “flips” by buying “ugly houses” and making them Pretty for a new buyer, so he also understands the Real Estate Investor mindset!  Call Scott today to find out why “This Realtor WORKS!”

Bob Ieradi
BHHS Fox & Roach, Mount Laurel, NJ - Mount Laurel Township, NJ

Interesting to see the affordability range in your area. I actually had relatives in Deltona a few years ago.

Jun 03, 2024 12:34 PM