Finding an affordable rental in Great Boston requires a lot of patience, research, courage, and luck.
Experts have predicted thatbut the greater Boston area remains one of the most expensive apartment markets in the country.
But the most expensive rental ZIP code in the United States is 33109, Fisher Island, Florida, according to. The median rent for a two-bedroom home in this luxury enclave was $22,000 in 2022.
To reach its conclusions, the apartment search site consulted its national rental database, which included more than 1.8 million active residential rental listings between January 1, 2022, and December 31, 2022. The site then calculated the median rent for a two-bedroom unit.
The 100 most expensive ZIP codes are in just eight states, and Massachusetts is one of them, registering five:
“Boston-area renters particularly felt the pain of rising rents in 2022,” according to the report. “During peak rental season, the median rental for a two-bedroom.”
The four expensive ZIP codes in Boston proper had a two-bedroom median rent of more than $5,000, while Kendall Square’s hit $4,390.
Just be glad you’re not buying an apartment in our neighbor to the west: New York topped the list with 41 of the most expensive ZIP codes, followed by California (30) and Florida (18).
These were the 10 most expensive ZIP codes:
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