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    221 Hitchcock Way, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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    3885 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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    920 Lowena Drive, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
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    555 Coronel Place, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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    112 East Ortega Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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    714 Arrellaga, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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    520-536 W. Carrillo Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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    120 S Patterson Ave, Santa Barbara, CA 93111
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    122 Sumida Gardens Lane, Santa Barbara, CA 93111
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    5839 Encina Road, Unit #107,, Goleta, CA 93117
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    60 Willow Springs Ln, Goleta, CA 93117
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    6689 El Colegio Road, Goleta, CA 93117
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    6707 ABREGO RD#100, GOLETA, CA 93117
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    6739 El Colegio Rd, Box 120, Goleta, CA 93117
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    6754-6764 Abrego Rd, Isla Vista, CA 93117
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    100 Cortona Point Drive, Goleta, CA 93117
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    7170 Davenport Rd, Goleta, CA 93117
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    1049 Elm Lane, Carpinteria, CA 93013
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    1069 Casitas Pass Rd, Carpinteria, CA 93013
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Frequently Asked Questions

How many 1 bedroom apartments for rent are available in Santa Barbara, CA on RentCafe?

There are 1 1 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Santa Barbara, CA were last updated on 29 Jun 2022.

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

The average Santa Barbara, CA 1 bedroom apartment size is 644 sq. ft.

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

Santa Barbara, CA Demographics

  • Total Population90,911
  • Female 45,285
    Male 45,626
  • Median Age38.9

In total, Santa Barbara, CA has 90,911 residents, 45,626 women and 45,285 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of Santa Barbara’s population is 38.9.

Average Rent in Santa Barbara, CA

  • Santa Barbara, CA Average Rental Price, February 2022 $2,401 /mo

The average rent for an apartment in Santa Barbara, CA is $2,401 per month.

    Santa Barbara, CA Apartment Rent Ranges

    Santa Barbara, 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
    Santa Barbara, CA $2,110 $2,149 $2,181 $2,191 $2,187 $2,161 $2,210 $2,220 $2,264 $2,290 $2,401
    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 Santa Barbara, CA is $2,401, whereas the average monthly rent in the U.S. is $1,628.

    Santa Barbara, CA Households

    • Total Number of Households37,806
    • Family 20,380
      Non-family 17,426
    • Children 8,578
      No Children 29,228
    • Average People Per Household2.37
    • Median Household Income$81,618
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,970

    Santa Barbara, CA has 37,806 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 20,380 family households and 17,426 non-family households in the city. 8,578 Santa Barbara households have children and 29,228 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in Santa Barbara, CA is 2.37. The median income in Santa Barbara is $81,618 per household per year, with $1,970 spent on housing monthly.

    Santa Barbara, CA Education Statistics

    6% of the Santa Barbara, CA population have no high school education, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 18% of the city’s residents went to high school, 22% completed some college, 8% of the population earned an Associate Degree, 29% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 17% earned a Graduate Degree.

    Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Santa Barbara, CA

    You’re searching for one bedroom apartments in Santa Barbara, CA and wondering how to go about it to save time and money? Currently there are 20 apartments available for rent, from $1,850 to $4,200 with an average living space of 821 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 Santa Barbara, CA . If you find a good deal, act fast and apply instantly. Currently our cheapest apartments in the Santa Barbara, CA start at $1,850. But there are many deals to be found in as many as 19 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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