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The capital of New Jersey, Trenton is home to an array of diverse neighborhoods and things to do. People searching for homes for rent in Trenton will come to discover a city with a strong sense of historical and civic pride that make it stand out from other metropolitan locations in the New York/New Jersey area.

Interesting Things to Know for Trenton Renters

  • Trenton became the state capital in 1790 and was inaugurated in 1792 following its critical role contributing to America's victory in the Revolutionary War. It's part of Mercer County.
  • Parts of Trenton are designated Urban Enterprise Zones, which offer various economic benefits, including a reduced 3.5 percent sales tax, to stimulate small business growth and commercial development in the area.
  • Trenton is home to several education institutions. The Trenton Public Schools system serves students in kindergarten through 12th grade, while several charter schools offer additional education options. Thomas Edison State College and Mercer County Community College are both located in Trenton.
  • Public transit options include local service to Philadelphia and New York and regional service on Amtrak via the Trenton train station. 

Top Resources for Renters in Trenton

  • The city's website is a fantastic resource for residents, providing information about the local government, civic organizations and upcoming events.
  • The online edition of the Times of Trenton covers the latest news in and around the city.

Things to Do in Trenton

Downtown Trenton boasts some superb dining and shopping options, while the city's rich history is evident through well-preserved historical sites such as the Trenton Battle Monument, the Old Barracks and the William Trent House. Cadwalader Park was designed by Frederick Law Olmstead, who also designed New York's Central Park, and offers almost 100 acres of beautiful scenic paths, a small lake and many rare varieties of trees. Sports fans can catch the minor league baseball team Trenton Thunder in action at Arm & Hammer Park.

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Heritage Court

Heritage Court

Ewing, NJ 08628 (6.15 miles)

Price: $1,225-$1,535

(609) 297-0491

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Lafayette House

Lafayette House

Trenton, NJ 08618 (3.98 miles)

Price: From $760

(609) 643-4893

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Newport Village Apartments

Newport Village Apartments

Levittown, PA 19054 (8.16 miles)

Price: From $799

(215) 395-8795

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Furnished Studio - Princeton

Furnished Studio - Princeton

Princeton, NJ 08540 (5.23 miles)

Price: From $1,440

(609) 642-2579

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Heritage Court

Heritage Court

Ewing, NJ 08628 (6.15 miles)

Price: $1,225-$1,535

(609) 297-0491

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
White Pine Townhomes and Apartments

White Pine Townhomes and Apartments

Lawrenceville, NJ 08648 (3.69 miles)

Price: $1,075-$1,440

(609) 297-0552

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1½

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Lafayette House

Lafayette House

Trenton, NJ 08618 (3.98 miles)

Price: From $760

(609) 643-4893

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Village of Pennbrook

Village of Pennbrook

Levittown, PA 19054 (7.80 miles)

Price: $870-$1,768

(215) 449-3593

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Royal Crest

Royal Crest

Hamilton, NJ 08690 (1.80 miles)

Price: $999-$1,399

(609) 498-6907

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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Barclay Square at Princeton Forrestal

Barclay Square at Princeton Forrestal

Princeton, NJ 08540 (9.99 miles)

Price: From $2,050

(609) 297-0493

Beds: 2 - 3, Baths: 2 - 3

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Delaware Heights

Delaware Heights

Ewing, NJ 08628 (7.55 miles)

Price: From $1,015

(609) 803-3520

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1½

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Yorkshire Village Senior Living

Yorkshire Village Senior Living

Lawrenceville, NJ 08648 (4.88 miles)

Price: From $1,095

(609) 803-3516

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Princeton Court

Princeton Court

Mercerville, NJ 08619 (0.59 miles)

Price: From $1,010

(609) 297-0562

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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Scudder Falls East

Scudder Falls East

Ewing, NJ 08628 (7.37 miles)

Price: From $1,025

(609) 788-3556

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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Sturwood Hamlet Apartments

Sturwood Hamlet Apartments

Lawrenceville, NJ 08648 (4.93 miles)

Price: $1,085-$1,635

(609) 297-0531

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1½

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The Crossings At Ewing

The Crossings At Ewing

Ewing, NJ 08638 (4.02 miles)

Price: $1,275-$1,475

(609) 456-4519

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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