James Madison University Off Campus Apartments
Ready for an Apartment near JMU?
Has the time come for you to get out of the dorm and move into an off campus JMU apartment? Perhaps the options available from the James Madison University housing office no longer meet your needs and you would like to find a cheap apartment close to the JMU campus. If so, you can search for off campus James Madison University apartments with MyNewPlace's college housing search.
Although James Madison University student housing may be very conveniently close to campus, moving to an off campus apartment can be a great way to save money, put some distance in between yourself and an RA, get accustomed to living in your own apartment and building up rental history.
JMU apartments for rent are available close to campus and in other neighborhoods around Harrisonburg, Virginia. Using our map based university apartment finder, you can find off campus housing near campus to ensure you can still get to all the JMU Duke Dog games and make it to class on time.
We can help you find off campus JMU apartments that will best suit your collegiate lifestyle; search James Madison University apartments by the number of bedrooms, price, neighborhood or a range of other amenities.
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Harrisonburg, Virginia, 22802
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How much should I expect to pay for utilities in Harrisonburg each month, depending on the time of year?
Since Harrisonburg has a climate that varies month by month, utilities will change from season to season. Naturally, heating will drive bills up in the winter, just as the use of air conditioning will in the summer months. On average, however, gas and electric should not exceed $280 per month for a family of five. The water bill should amount to about $30 a month.
Is Harrisonburg a family friendly town?
Based on safety and quality of education, Harrisonburg is not a very family-friendly town. At 35 crimes per 1,000 residents, Harrisonburg crime rate is quite a bit higher than average when compared with other communities of similar population size. As far as schools is concerned, public education in Harrisonburg is primarily provided by the Harrisonburg City Public School District. With eight schools serving over 4,500 pupils, this district was rated better than only 32.6 percent of school districts in Virginia and 34.9 percent of school districts in the country.