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    5560 Shasta Lane, La Mesa, CA 91942
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    4949 Baltimore Drive, La Mesa, CA 91942
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    7346 Parkway Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942
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    • $2,474
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    7400 Parkway Drive, La Mesa, CA 91942
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    5636 Amaya Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942
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    4242 Spring St., La Mesa, CA 91941
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    5427 Lake Murray Boulevard, La Mesa, CA 91942
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    4341 Spring Street, La Mesa, CA 91941
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    4508 Third Street, La Mesa, CA 91941
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    5427 Lake Murray Boulevard, La Mesa, CA 91942
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    5636 Amaya Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942
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    7480-7487 Mohawk St, La Mesa, CA 91942
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    5353 Baltimore Drive, La Mesa, CA 91942
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    3753 Fairway Dr, La Mesa, CA 91941
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    7346 Parkway Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942
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    5575 Shasta Lane, La Mesa, CA 91942
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    8585 La Mesa Blvd., San Diego, CA 91942
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    3917 Conrad Dr, Spring Valley, CA 91977
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    9209 KENWOOD DRIVE, SPRING VALLEY, CA 91977
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    2675 Fletcher Parkway, El Cajon, CA 92020
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    6575 Jaffe Ct, San Diego, CA 92119
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    6575 Jaffe Ct, San Diego, CA 92119
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    209-15 Millar Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020
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    466 W Washington Ave, El Cajon, CA 92021
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    6975 Golfcrest Drive, San Diego, CA 92119
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a 1 bedroom apartment in La Mesa, CA?

The price range of a 1 bedroom apartment is between $2,195 and $6,391. Search 1 bedroom apartments in La Mesa, CA.

How many 1 bedroom apartments for rent are available in La Mesa, CA on RentCafe?

There are 25 1 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in La Mesa, CA were last updated on 25 Jun 2022.

What is the average size of a 1 bedroom apartment in La Mesa, CA?

The average La Mesa, CA 1 bedroom apartment size is 713 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in La Mesa, CA?

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment comes with more living and storage space compared to a studio apartment.

What are the downsides of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in La Mesa, CA?

1 bedroom apartments are usually more expensive than studio apartments in terms of rent and utility costs. You might be interested in studio apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in La Mesa, CA.

La Mesa, CA Demographics

  • Total Population60,208
  • Female 28,216
    Male 31,992
  • Median Age35.8

In total, La Mesa, CA has 60,208 residents, 31,992 women and 28,216 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of La Mesa’s population is 35.8.

Average Rent in La Mesa, CA

  • La Mesa, CA Average Rental Price, May 2022 $2,178 /mo

The average rent for an apartment in La Mesa, CA is $2,178 per month.

La Mesa, CA Apartment Rent Ranges

La Mesa, CA Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 May / 2022
La Mesa, CA $1,691 $1,731 $1,775 $1,770 $1,759 $1,787 $1,817 $1,901 $2,063 $2,178
National $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

The average rent for an apartment in La Mesa, CA is $2,178, whereas the average monthly rent in the U.S. is $1,628.

La Mesa, CA Households

  • Total Number of Households23,523
  • Family 13,681
    Non-family 9,842
  • Children 6,304
    No Children 17,219
  • Average People Per Household2.53
  • Median Household Income$71,287
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,646

La Mesa, CA has 23,523 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 13,681 family households and 9,842 non-family households in the city. 6,304 La Mesa households have children and 17,219 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in La Mesa, CA is 2.53. The median income in La Mesa is $71,287 per household per year, with $1,646 spent on housing monthly.

La Mesa, CA Education Statistics

3% of the La Mesa, CA population have no high school education, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 22% of the city’s residents went to high school, 33% completed some college, 9% of the population earned an Associate Degree, 22% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 11% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in La Mesa, CA

With a monthly rent as low as $1,534 and up to $6,481, 25 one bedroom apartments are available to rent in La Mesa, CA. The average size for this type of apartment is 872 Sq.Ft., which is perfect for both singles and couples. For maximum efficiency in finding your future home, you should decide on the must-haves. Are you looking for an apartment in need of some TLC or are you interested in a one bedroom furnished apartment ready to move in? Do you want to go for a luxury extra large studio or do you prefer cheap one bedroom apartments? Regardless of your answer, we have you covered. Feel free to use our filters, sorting, saved searches and all the options created to help you manage your search and find your next apartment as soon as possible.

3-in-1 one bedroom apartment: cheap, practical, enjoyable

Since you’re here, chances are you are interested in single bedroom apartments for rent that won’t leave you broke. If you were to describe your definition of a great deal, we assume you’d summarize it as such: spend as little money as possible and get the most apartment out of it. We’re with you on this one! Affordable 1 bedroom apartments are not out of your reach: the lowest asking rent for such an apartment in La Mesa, CA is $1,534. Yup, you’ve read that right. One bedroom apartments overtake studios in terms of square footage and they offer just enough space to fulfill your earnest need for privacy, for just a few extra dollars per month. If you prefer something smaller, one bedroom efficiency apartments are even cheaper and equally convenient. It is important that you find pleasure in your living space, so don’t focus just on the price, rather pick the apartment that measures up to your expectations and satisfies your aesthetic taste.

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