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What $2,200 rents in D.C. right now

See your options in neighborhoods like Shaw and Woodley Park

Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various D.C. neighborhoods. Is one person’s studio another person’s townhouse? Let’s find out! Today’s price: $2,200 a month.

Via Zillow

Renting for $2,199 a month, this one-bedroom, one-bathroom condo unit in Brookland comes fully furnished and offers hardwood floors throughout. The unit receives lots of natural light while the building boasts laundry facilities and a gym. The neighborhood’s Metro station—served by the Red Line—is a five-minute walk away. Utilities are included.

Sylvan Balasundaram

In Shaw, this 575-square-foot one-bedroom condo unit is rentable for $2,200 a month. The unit was recently refurbished and features central air conditioning. The kitchen has granite counters and the building includes a fenced, shared backyard. Various restaurants and bars are nearby in Shaw and neighboring Mount Vernon Triangle. The Mount Vernon Square/7th Street–Convention Center Metro stop (Green and Yellow lines) is five minutes away on foot.

Via Zillow

This one-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom condo unit in Park View is available to rent for $2,200 a month. The unit is split across two levels and has an open floor plan. It comes with an off-street parking space, a washer/dryer unit, outdoor storage, and recently renovated floors. Restaurants, coffee shops, and the Bruce Monroe Community Park are nearby on Georgia Avenue NW. The Columbia Heights and Petworth Metro stations are 12-minute walks away.

Tohmai Smith

A two-bedroom, two-bathroom rowhouse in Anacostia is renting for $2,200 a month. There are hardwood floors throughout while the basement is finished. The kitchen and bathrooms have been updated. The neighborhood’s Metro stop is less than a 20-minute walk away and Anacostia Park is close by. The home has two loft spaces that can be used as offices or dens.

Equity Residential

In Woodley Park, an 800-square-foot one-bedroom apartment is available to rent for $2,118 a month. There are parquet floors throughout and the kitchen has been renovated. The home gets a generous amount of sunlight through large windows. Located a five-minute walk from the neighborhood’s Metro station, the building has a rooftop deck with views of Rock Creek Park, a gym, and concierge service. Connecticut Avenue NW businesses are around the block.


Which D.C. home would you rent for around $2,200 a month?

This poll is closed

  • 16%
    Brookland one-bedroom condo unit
    (20 votes)
  • 23%
    Shaw one-bedroom condo unit
    (29 votes)
  • 6%
    Park View one-bedroom condo unit
    (8 votes)
  • 17%
    Anacostia two-bedroom rowhouse
    (22 votes)
  • 35%
    Woodley Park one-bedroom apartment
    (44 votes)
123 votes total Vote Now