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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Santa Cruz, CA
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Looking for that perfect apartment that's just the right size for you and maybe you and someone else? You can now look at 1 bedroom apartment listings on RENTCafé in your area to find the one that meets your needs in terms of price and location. Whether you are looking for a 1 bedroom apartment near you, or anywhere in the U.S., we can help you find a home you'll love. Filter apartments by type, size, price, and amenities, check property reviews, and save your favorites.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How many 1 bedroom apartments for rent are available in Santa Cruz, CA on RENTCafé?

There are 1 1 bedroom rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Santa Cruz, CA were last updated on 23 Sep 2021.

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

The average Santa Cruz, CA 1 bedroom apartment size is 345 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Santa Cruz, 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 Cruz, 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 RENTCafé apartments for rent in Santa Cruz, CA.

Santa Cruz, CA Demographics

  • Total Population64,522
  • Female 31,713
    Male 32,809
  • Median Age28.8

Average Rent in Santa Cruz, CA

  • Santa Cruz, CA Average Rental Price, August 2021 $2,851 /mo

    Santa Cruz, CA Apartment Rent Ranges

    Santa Cruz, CA Rent Trends

    Average Rent Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Aug / 2021
    Santa Cruz, CA $2,568 $2,529 $2,513 $2,663 $2,575 $2,570 $2,406 $2,475 $2,502 $2,740 $2,851
    National $1,347 $1,356 $1,361 $1,393 $1,400 $1,402 $1,393 $1,397 $1,485 $1,510 $1,539

    Santa Cruz, CA Households

    • Total Number of Households22,579
    • Family 10,940
      Non-family 11,639
    • Children 4,741
      No Children 17,838
    • Average People Per Household2.4
    • Median Household Income$77,921
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,942

    Santa Cruz, CA Education Statistics

    Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Santa Cruz, CA

    One bedroom apartments in Santa Cruz, CA are typically 542 Sq.Ft. in size and the monthly rent is $1,091, on average. With 5 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 Santa Cruz, CA right now costs $1,482 per month. So many choices, so little time.

    Your search for a cheap 1 bedroom apartment ends here

    The city of Santa Cruz, 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 Santa Cruz, 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 Santa Cruz, CA right now has an asking rent of $700. 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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