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    2330 Webster Street, Oakland, CA 94612
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    4801 Shattuck Ave., Oakland, CA 94609
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    646 16Th Street, Oakland, CA 94612
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    362 Jayne Street, Oakland, CA 94610
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    444 28TH STREET, OAKLAND, CA 94609
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    1431 Jackson Street, Oakland, CA 94612
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    2330 Webster Street, Oakland, CA 94612
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    344 Monte Vista Ave, Oakland, CA 94611
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    3030 Chapman Street, Oakland, CA 94601
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    425 E 18Th, Oakland, CA 94606
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    • $1,825
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    351 LESTER AVENUE, OAKLAND, CA 94606
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    4801 Shattuck Ave., Oakland, CA 94609
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    406 VAN BUREN AVENUE, OAKLAND, CA 94610
    3 Units available
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    • $2,092+
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    1614 Campbell Street, Oakland, CA 94607
    9 Units available
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    • $2,325+
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    414 Grand Ave., Oakland, CA 94610
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    1428 Jackson, Oakland, CA 94612
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    330 17Th St, Oakland, CA 94612
    6 Units available
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    260 30Th Street, Oakland, CA 94611
    9 Units available
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    • $2,735
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    2323 Valley Street, Oakland, CA 94612
    4 Units available
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    • $2,171+
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    722 Alcatraz Ave, Oakland, CA 94609
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    385 14Th Street,Suite 100, Oakland, CA 94612
    57 Units available
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    • $3,107
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    255 Ninth Ave, Oakland, CA 94606
    7 Units available
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    • $2,651+
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    1425 HARRISON STREET, OAKLAND, CA 94612
    2 Units available
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    1146 Mckinley Ave., Oakland, CA 94610
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    3761 Harrison Street, Oakland, CA 94611
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    2302 Valdez Street, Oakland, CA 94612
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    1200 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA 94606
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    4901 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94611
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    777 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607
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    1130 3Rd Avenue, Oakland, CA 94606
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    553 Sycamore Street, Oakland, CA 94612
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    5110 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA 94609
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    450 28TH STREET, OAKLAND, CA 94609
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    265 VERNON STREET, OAKLAND, CA 94610
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    350 Newton, Oakland, CA 94606
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    378 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA 94610
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    2016 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94612
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    2500 Webster Street, Oakland, CA 94612
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    459 23Rd Street, Oakland, CA 94612
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    509 SYCAMORE STREET, OAKLAND, CA 94612
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    625 16Th Street, Oakland, CA 94612
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    459 23Rd Street, Oakland, CA 94612
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    454 34TH STREET, OAKLAND, CA 94609
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    421 25Th Street, Oakland, CA 94612
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    240 3Rd Street, Oakland, CA 94607
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    401 Derby Avenue, Oakland, CA 94601
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    219 9Th Avenue, Oakland, CA 94606
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    150 Fourth Street, Oakland, CA 94607
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    1801 Jefferson Street, Oakland, CA 94612
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    791 Kingston Ave, Oakland, CA 94611
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Frequently Asked Questions

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

The price range of a 1 bedroom apartment is between $1,695 and $9,223. Search 1 bedroom apartments in Oakland, CA.

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

The average Oakland, CA 1 bedroom apartment size is 543 sq. ft.

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

Oakland, CA Demographics

  • Total Population422,575
  • Female 204,639
    Male 217,936
  • Median Age36.6

In total, Oakland, CA has 422,575 residents, 217,936 women and 204,639 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of Oakland’s population is 36.6.

Average Rent in Oakland, CA

  • Oakland, CA Average Rental Price, February 2022 $2,772 /mo

The average rent for an apartment in Oakland, CA is $2,772 per month.

Oakland, CA Apartment Rent Ranges

Oakland, 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
Oakland, CA $2,707 $2,750 $2,854 $2,905 $2,909 $2,877 $2,711 $2,661 $2,817 $2,918 $2,772
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 Oakland, CA is $2,772, whereas the average monthly rent in the U.S. is $1,628.

Oakland, CA Households

  • Total Number of Households160,095
  • Family 86,855
    Non-family 73,240
  • Children 42,984
    No Children 117,111
  • Average People Per Household2.6
  • Median Household Income$80,143
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,746

Oakland, CA has 160,095 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 86,855 family households and 73,240 non-family households in the city. 42,984 Oakland households have children and 117,111 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in Oakland, CA is 2.6. The median income in Oakland is $80,143 per household per year, with $1,746 spent on housing monthly.

Oakland, CA Education Statistics

8% of the Oakland, CA population have no high school education, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 24% of the city’s residents went to high school, 20% completed some college, 5% of the population earned an Associate Degree, 25% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 17% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Oakland, CA

One bedroom apartments in Oakland, CA are typically 738 Sq.Ft. in size and the monthly rent is $2,518, on average. With 76 apartments listed for rent, it’s best to narrow down your choices before you begin your search. If you’re only interested in cheap one bedroom apartments, you can filter your search results by setting a maximum price. If you’re looking for a one bedroom furnished apartment, you can check the box "furnished" under amenities. There are many other options and filters you can apply to your search to streamline the process and find your next apartment faster and more efficient. Is a luxury rental more your style? If you sort your search results by rent descending, you will notice that the most expensive rental in Oakland, CA right now costs $8,384 per month. So many choices, so little time.

Your search for a cheap 1 bedroom apartment ends here

The city of Oakland, CA is a great place to call home. Among its many great qualities, it has a variety of rental housing options. One of the most popular choices for Oakland, CA's singles and couples are single bedroom apartments. They’re an upgrade from a studio in the sense that they offer more square footage, a separate bedroom, and more room to entertain. They’re also typically more expensive. But with a little diligence and some smart search tools, you can get around that problem. To find an affordable 1 bedroom, sort your search by price, ascending. The lowest priced apartment in Oakland, CA right now has an asking rent of $1,695. One bedroom efficiency apartments are a great choice as well. Though they may be smaller than a traditional one bedroom apartment, they’re definitely cheaper and you’ll still be able to enjoy the privacy of a separate bedroom.

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