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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in San Rafael, CA
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    130 Cielo Lane, Novato, CA 94949
    2 Units available
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    • $2,935+
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    300 Channing Way, San Rafael, CA 94903
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,555+
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    815 B STREET, SAN RAFAEL, CA 94901
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $3,400+
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    101 Nova Albion Way, San Rafael, CA 94903
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    845 Las Gallinas Avenue, San Rafael, CA 94903
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    130 Cielo Lane, Novato, CA 94949
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    • $2,935+
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    515 B. Street, San Rafael, CA 94901
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    • 1 BED
    • $2,103
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    225 Nova Albion Way, San Rafael, CA 94903
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    • 1 BED
    • $3,438
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    1050 Court St., San Rafael, CA 94901
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    • $2,620+
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    1050 Court St., San Rafael, CA 94901
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    25 Plum Tree Lane, San Rafael, CA 94901
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    • $2,333
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    122 Ross Street, San Rafael, CA 94901
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,925
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    1009 Green Oak Dr, Novato, CA 94949
    4 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,950
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    420 Almeda Del Prado, Novato, CA 94949
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    • $2,415+
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    335 Enfrente Rd., Novato, CA 94949
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    100 Old Quarry Road S, Larkspur, CA 94939
    6 Units available
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    • $3,119+
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    199 Tamal Vista Blvd, Corte Madera, CA 94925
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    • $3,960+
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    514 Lark Court, Novato, CA 94947
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    1518 Hill Rd, Novato, CA 94947
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    809 Diablo Ave, Novato, CA 94947
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    • $2,186
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    900 Reichert Ave., Novato, CA 94945
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    • $3,110+
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    1811 Novato Blvd, Novato, CA 94947
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    • $2,100
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    50 Barbaree Way, Tiburon, CA 94920
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    • $3,975+
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    2 Harbor Point Drive, Mill Valley, CA 94941
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    • $4,277+
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    2300 Lancaster Dr, Richmond, CA 94806
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    • $1,549
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    2100 Nevin Avenue, Richmond, CA 94801
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a 1 bedroom apartment in San Rafael, CA?

The price range of a 1 bedroom apartment is between $1,925 and $6,482. Search 1 bedroom apartments in San Rafael, CA.

How many 1 bedroom apartments for rent are available in San Rafael, CA on RentCafe?

There are 15 1 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in San Rafael, CA were last updated on 19 May 2022.

What is the average size of a 1 bedroom apartment in San Rafael, CA?

The average San Rafael, CA 1 bedroom apartment size is 624 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in San Rafael, 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 San Rafael, 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 San Rafael, CA.

San Rafael, CA Demographics

  • Total Population58,775
  • Female 29,967
    Male 28,808
  • Median Age41.1

In total, San Rafael, CA has 58,775 residents, 28,808 women and 29,967 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of San Rafael’s population is 41.1.

Average Rent in San Rafael, CA

  • San Rafael, CA Average Rental Price, February 2022 $2,844 /mo

The average rent for an apartment in San Rafael, CA is $2,844 per month.

    San Rafael, CA Apartment Rent Ranges

    San Rafael, CA Rent Trends

    Average Rent Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Feb / 2022
    San Rafael, CA $2,570 $2,582 $2,616 $2,622 $2,650 $2,574 $2,527 $2,482 $2,634 $2,647 $2,844
    National $1,362 $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 San Rafael, CA is $2,844, whereas the average monthly rent in the U.S. is $1,628.

    San Rafael, CA Households

    • Total Number of Households23,433
    • Family 13,684
      Non-family 9,749
    • Children 6,797
      No Children 16,636
    • Average People Per Household2.42
    • Median Household Income$91,742
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$2,189

    San Rafael, CA has 23,433 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 13,684 family households and 9,749 non-family households in the city. 6,797 San Rafael households have children and 16,636 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in San Rafael, CA is 2.42. The median income in San Rafael is $91,742 per household per year, with $2,189 spent on housing monthly.

    San Rafael, CA Education Statistics

    10% of the San Rafael, CA population have no high school education, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 17% of the city’s residents went to high school, 20% completed some college, 5% of the population earned an Associate Degree, 29% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 20% earned a Graduate Degree.

    Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in San Rafael, CA

    You’re searching for one bedroom apartments in San Rafael, CA and wondering how to go about it to save time and money? Currently there are 44 apartments available for rent, from $1,549 to $8,642 with an average living space of 848 Sq.Ft.. Whether you’re searching for a one bedroom efficiency that offers the basics or a one bedroom furnished apartment for a bit more comfort, finding just the right apartment can be a little challenging. Now if you’re also on a budget, finding an affordable 1 bedroom that is better than just good enough, could be the struggle of the year. Plus, there are 1-bedroom apartments in low-rise buildings, or in high-rises, there are 1-bedroom apartments plus a den, or tiny 1 bedrooms with little wiggle room. There are brand new modern apartment buildings and landmark historic buildings. You certainly have a lot to consider.

    Hunting Down the Cheap Ones

    Remember the times when your mother was telling you that money doesn’t grow on trees? Now you’re browsing through our selection of single bedroom apartments and you suddenly realize: she was right. Again. As annoying as that may be, when you’re paying monthly rent with hard earned money, hunting down cheap one bedroom apartments suddenly makes sense. Use the search tools to sort rent prices in ascending order. Make sure to come back and check daily if there are new listings in San Rafael, CA . If you find a good deal, act fast and apply instantly. Currently our cheapest apartments in the San Rafael, CA start at $1,549. But there are many deals to be found in as many as 25 listings for rent. Tip: you can save your search and we will e-mail to you when new apartments and floor plans become available.

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