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The Summit at Coates Run

363 Richland Avenue
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The Summit at Coates Run

363 Richland Avenue

$2385 - $3160

Available: Now
  • 12 mins

    To Campus

  • 2 - 4 Bed

    Beds

  • $2385 - $3160

    Price

  • Now

    Availability

Walk Time To Campus: 12 mins

179 N Lancaster St Athens, OH 45701

179 N Lancaster St Athens, OH 45701
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179 N Lancaster St Athens, OH 45701

179 N Lancaster St Athens, OH 45701

$1125

Available: 2024-05-01
  • 21 mins

    To Campus

  • 3 Bed

    Beds

  • $1125

    Price

  • 2024-05-01

    Availability

Walk Time To Campus: 21 mins

6 Elliott St Athens, OH 45701

6 Elliott St Athens, OH 45701
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6 Elliott St Athens, OH 45701

6 Elliott St Athens, OH 45701

$2750

Available: 2024-05-01
  • 12 mins

    To Campus

  • 5 Bed

    Beds

  • $2750

    Price

  • 2024-05-01

    Availability

Walk Time To Campus: 12 mins

4 Elliott St Athens, OH 45701

4 Elliott St Athens, OH 45701
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4 Elliott St Athens, OH 45701

4 Elliott St Athens, OH 45701

$2250 - $2625

Available: 2025-05-01
  • 11 mins

    To Campus

  • 5 Bed

    Beds

  • $2250 - $2625

    Price

  • 2025-05-01

    Availability

Walk Time To Campus: 11 mins

169 Mill St Athens, OH 45701

169 Mill St Athens, OH 45701
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169 Mill St Athens, OH 45701

169 Mill St Athens, OH 45701

$2875

Available: 2025-05-01
  • 11 mins

    To Campus

  • 5 Bed

    Beds

  • $2875

    Price

  • 2025-05-01

    Availability

Walk Time To Campus: 11 mins

175 Mill St Athens, OH 45701

175 Mill St Athens, OH 45701
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175 Mill St Athens, OH 45701

175 Mill St Athens, OH 45701

$1800

Available: 2024-05-01
  • 11 mins

    To Campus

  • 4 Bed

    Beds

  • $1800

    Price

  • 2024-05-01

    Availability

Walk Time To Campus: 11 mins

19 Oak St Athens, OH 45701

19 Oak St Athens, OH 45701
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19 Oak St Athens, OH 45701

19 Oak St Athens, OH 45701

$600 - $1100

Available: 2024-05-01
  • 10 mins

    To Campus

  • 1 - 2 Bed

    Beds

  • $600 - $1100

    Price

  • 2024-05-01

    Availability

Walk Time To Campus: 10 mins

29 N. Court St

29 N Court St Athens, OH 45701
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29 N. Court St

29 N Court St Athens, OH 45701

$1200

Available: 2024-05-01
  • 8 mins

    To Campus

  • 2 Bed

    Beds

  • $1200

    Price

  • 2024-05-01

    Availability

Walk Time To Campus: 8 mins

79 N Shafer St Athens, OH 45701

79 N Shafer St Athens, OH 45701
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79 N Shafer St Athens, OH 45701

79 N Shafer St Athens, OH 45701

$525 - $1125

Available: 2025-05-01
  • 22 mins

    To Campus

  • 1 - 3 Bed

    Beds

  • $525 - $1125

    Price

  • 2025-05-01

    Availability

Walk Time To Campus: 22 mins

187-189 N Lancaster St

187 N Lancaster St Athens, OH 45701
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187-189 N Lancaster St

187 N Lancaster St Athens, OH 45701

$550 - $900

Available: 2025-05-01
  • 22 mins

    To Campus

  • 1 - 2 Bed

    Beds

  • $550 - $900

    Price

  • 2025-05-01

    Availability

Walk Time To Campus: 22 mins

Athens, OH Houses For Rent

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All of the Athens, OH apartments and houses for rent have been verified and approved by our diligent team. Whether you’re looking to rent a house near Peden Stadium or an apartment in Downtown Athens, you'll be sure to find a place you'll love using College Pads today!

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Ohio University Off-Campus Housing Guide

When Should You Start Your OU Apartment Search? 

Since Athens is a pretty small town, you won’t have too much trouble finding great Ohio University rentals. Out of all the housing types of Athens off-campus housing, house rentals usually rent first. If you’ve got your heart set on living in a house near Ohio University, you’ll want to start searching before August.  

Apartments start filling up towards the end of August to the start of September. If you’re looking for an apartment, you have a little more time, but don’t wait too long! By mid-to-late fall, most Ohio University apartments will be leased.

What Do Athens Apartments & Houses Cost?

Rent prices for Ohio University off-campus housing in Athens is fantastic compared to the national average. You can find an apartment or house for $500 or less here, which is several hundred below rent prices in other towns. Still, to get the best deals, you’re going to want to start your search early. We’ve found that the best rent prices are right in the 3-bedroom range, as you can pretty easily find a pad under $400 per person. Find some friends and take advantage of deals like this!

Here's a breakdown of average rents per person, per bedroom:

How much do studio apartments near Ohio University cost?
The average rent for a studio apartment in Athens, Ohio is $743.

How much do 1 bedroom apartments near Ohio University cost?
The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Athens, Ohio is $607.

How much do 2 bedroom apartments near Ohio University cost?
The average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment in Athens, Ohio is $512.

How much do 3 bedroom apartments near Ohio University cost?
The average rent for a 3 bedroom apartment in Athens, Ohio is $535.

How much do 4 bedroom apartments near Ohio University cost?
The average rent for a 4 bedroom apartment in Athens, Ohio is $550.

How much do 5+ bedroom apartments for rent in Ohio University cost?
While there will be some differences in price points depending on if you’re looking for a 5 or a 10 bedroom rental, the average rent for a 5+ bedroom apartment in Athens, Ohio is $533.

 


LANDLORDS NEAR Ohio University

Life at Ohio University

So you’re a Bobcat! ...Now what? Don’t surrender yourself to apathy and confusion just yet (save that for later in life)! There’s so much to do in Athens, and you’re going to want to experience it all. The fun starts with finding the best bars and restaurants in the area, so we’ve compiled a list of places to eat and drink for you to pick and choose from when you’ve got a night out.  

Best Restaurants:

  • Larry’s Dawg House
  • Miller’s Chicken
  • Casa Nueva
  • Dynasty Restaurant
  • Avalanche Pizza

Best Bars:

  • The Pub
  • Athens Uncorked
  • Broney’s Aluminum Grill
  • Pawpurr’s Bar

 Things To Do In Athens, Ohio

If you’re living in Athens, we hope you like the outdoors! There are so many great opportunities for recreational activities in and around Ohio University, so find a pair of hiking boots and cut a path through one of the many amazing parks and trails in Athens. Maybe you’ll find your way to Pleasant Hill Vineyards, a vineyard and eatery that makes great, local wines! Or perhaps you’ll find your way to Strouds Run State Park and go for a run on one of their many trails. Take a trip down to the Strouds Run beach and put your kayak in the water for a day at sea!

Above Photo Credit To Tim

 

LANDLORDS NEAR Ohio University