6,131 Apartments for Rent near San Diego, CA

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    Diega

    702 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101
    $2,319 - $7,444 | Studio - 2 Beds
    | Call Now (844) 275-4494
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    Park 12

    100 Park Plz, San Diego, CA 92101
    $1,777 - $8,525 | Studio - 3 Beds
    | Call Now (619) 610-7951
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    K1

    330 13th St, San Diego, CA 92101
    $2,571 - $6,118 | Studio - 3 Beds
    | Call Now (727) 431-9026
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    Prado

    6304 Rancho Mission Rd, San Diego, CA 92108
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    | Call Now (619) 780-3511
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Living & Renting in San Diego

San Diego at a Glance
Average Rent
$2064
School Rating:
9/10
Transit Score
46
Bike Score
57

San Diego, CA Apartments for Rent

Resting on the shores of the Pacific Coast, San Diego is a scenic, laid-back locale with year-round warm weather. With the city’s abundance of parks, beaches, trails, and amusement parks like SeaWorld and Belmont Park, San Diego offers a plethora of things to do. Along with a bustling downtown, San Diego is home to several tech companies, the University of California-San Diego, and Miramar, a Marine Corps base. With these alluring attributes, it's not hard to see why San Diego is one of the most expensive cities to live in California and the nation. However, there are affordable hidden gems in this coastal city in neighborhoods like Teralta East and College Heights.

Why San Diego?

  • San Diego has several beaches like La Jolla Cove, where you can view sea lions or surf
  • San Diego is home to Balboa Park, a famed park that house the San Diego Zoo and 17 museums
  • The city has year-round warm weather and little precipitation
  • San Diego has a dynamic downtown area with unique districts like Little Italy and the Gaslamp Quarter
  • San Diego is home to the University of California-San Diego and several other institutions

Getting Around in San Diego

    With a Transit Score of 46, San Diego has a few nearby public transportation options.
    San Diego is very walkable with a 72 WalkScore, most errands can be accomplished on foot.
    San Diego is bikeable with a 57 BikeScore, there is some bike infrastructure but not all areas are bikeable.

Education in San Diego

    San Diego has 3 colleges nearby, including University of San Diego, San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego Main Campus.
  • Hearst Elementary School
    Public Elementary School
    10 out of 10
    Grades K- 5, Students
  • Ocean Beach Elementary School
    Public Elementary School
    10 out of 10
    Grades K- 4, Students
  • Carmel Creek Elementary School
    Public Elementary School
    10 out of 10
    Grades K- 3, Students
  • Vista Grande Elementary School
    Public Elementary School
    9 out of 10
    Grades K- 5, Students
  • Sandburg Elementary School
    Public Elementary School
    9 out of 10
    Grades K- 5, Students
  • Pacific Trails Middle
    Public Middle School
    10 out of 10
    Grades 7- 8, Students
  • Carmel Valley Middle School
    Public Middle School
    10 out of 10
    Grades 7- 8, Students
  • Mesa Verde Middle School
    Public Middle School
    9 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, Students
  • Bernardo Heights Middle School
    Public Middle School
    8 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, Students
  • Challenger Middle School
    Public Middle School
    8 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, Students
  • Del Norte High School
    Public High School
    10 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, Students
  • Westview High School
    Public High School
    10 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, Students
  • Canyon Crest Academy
    Public High School
    10 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, Students
  • Scripps Ranch High School
    Public High School
    10 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, Students
  • University City High School
    Public High School
    9 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, Students

Renting in San Diego

Average size and rates

  • Studio 563 Sq Ft $2,143 / mo
  • 1 Bed 645 Sq Ft $2,064 / mo
  • 2 Beds 984 Sq Ft $2,417 / mo
  • 3 Beds 1,387 Sq Ft $4,401 / mo
  • 4 Beds 1,288 Sq Ft $2,341 / mo

Nearby Cities Average Rents

for a 1 bedroom apartment

  • San Diego $2675 / mo
  • La Mesa $2002 / mo
  • Santee $1841 / mo
  • Lemon Grove $1765 / mo
  • National City $1544 / mo
  • El Cajon $1519 / mo
  • La Jolla $3061 / mo
  • Lakeside $1249 / mo
  • Spring Valley $1645 / mo
  • Bonita $2021 / mo
  • Coronado $3634 / mo
  • Poway $1669 / mo
  • Chula Vista $2027 / mo
  • Imperial Beach $1605 / mo
  • Del Mar $3458 / mo

Frequently asked questions about renting in San Diego, CA

How transit friendly is San Diego, CA?

San Diego, CA has a transit score of 46.

What elementary schools are near San Diego, CA?

The top elementary schools in San Diego, CA are

  • Hearst Elementary School
  • Ocean Beach Elementary School
  • Carmel Creek Elementary School
  • Vista Grande Elementary School
  • Sandburg Elementary School

What middle schools are near San Diego, CA?

The top middle schools in San Diego, CA are

  • Pacific Trails Middle
  • Carmel Valley Middle School
  • Mesa Verde Middle School
  • Bernardo Heights Middle School
  • Challenger Middle School

What high schools are near San Diego, CA?

The top high schools in San Diego, CA are

  • Del Norte High School
  • Westview High School
  • Canyon Crest Academy
  • Scripps Ranch High School
  • University City High School

What colleges and universities are near San Diego, CA?

The top colleges and universities in San Diego, CA are

  • University of San Diego
  • San Diego State University
  • University of California, San Diego Main Campus
  • San Diego City College
  • University of California, San Diego UCSD Medical Center Hillcrest Campus

What are the average rent costs in San Diego, CA?

The average rent in San Diego, CA is $2064.

What are the average rent costs of a studio apartment in San Diego, CA?

The average rent for a studio apartment in San Diego, CA is $2143.

What are the average rent costs of a one bedroom apartment in San Diego, CA?

The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in San Diego, CA is $2064.

What are the average rent costs of a two bedroom apartment in San Diego, CA?

The average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment in San Diego, CA is $2417.

What are the average rent costs of a three bedroom apartment in San Diego, CA?

The average rent for a 3 bedroom apartment in San Diego, CA is $4401.

What are the average rent costs of a four bedroom apartment in San Diego, CA?

The average rent for a 4 bedroom apartment in San Diego, CA is $2341.

6,131 Apartments for Rent near San Diego, CA

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