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3 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Downey, CA
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    9140 Brookshire Avenue, Downey, CA 90240
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    9539 Firestone Blvd., Downey, CA 90241
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    10930 Garfield Avenue, South Gate, CA 90280
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    8121 Broadway Blvd., Whittier, CA 90606
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    15929 Gard Ave, Norwalk, CA 90650
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    4508-4514 Santa Ana Street, Cudahy, CA 90201
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    13811 Shoemaker Avenue, Norwalk, CA 90650
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    3333 Carlin Street, Lynwood, CA 90262
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    7901 Duchess Drive, Whittier, CA 90606
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    7825 Duchess Drive, Whittier, CA 90606
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    17710 Woodruff Avenue, Bellflower, CA 90706
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    16245 Lakewood Blvd, Bellflower, CA 90706
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Are you looking to upgrade to a larger apartment? Are there certain requirements that you and your family need to be able to find the perfect apartment? Browse 3 bedroom apartments near you on RENTCafé to find the one that fits your family. Filter by size, price, and amenities both inside and outside the apartment, and check reviews by verified residents, to make sure you are choosing the apartment that is perfect for you and your family.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the average size of a 3 bedroom apartment in Downey, CA?

The average Downey, CA 3 bedroom apartment size is 716 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Downey, CA?

Renting a 3 bedroom apartment offers extra space compared to a 2 bedroom apartment, suited for a family or for sharing it with someone else.

What are the downsides of renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Downey, CA?

A 3 bedroom apartment is more expensive than smaller units and it usually comes with higher utility costs. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments or 2 bedroom apartments, or browse all RENTCafé apartments for rent in Downey, CA.

Downey, CA Demographics

  • Total Population112,322
  • Female 54,776
    Male 57,546
  • Median Age35.6

Average Rent in Downey, CA

  • Downey, CA Average Rental Price, December 2021 $2,001 /mo

Downey, CA Apartment Rent Ranges

Downey, CA Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Dec / 2021
Downey, CA $1,699 $1,710 $1,729 $1,762 $1,778 $1,760 $1,808 $1,842 $1,866 $2,001
National $1,340 $1,344 $1,376 $1,384 $1,387 $1,379 $1,383 $1,393 $1,476 $1,572

Downey, CA Households

  • Total Number of Households33,045
  • Family 26,337
    Non-family 6,708
  • Children 13,579
    No Children 19,466
  • Average People Per Household3.38
  • Median Household Income$75,878
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,615

Downey, CA Education Statistics

Renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Downey, CA

Upgrading to a 3 bedroom apartment can have its pros and cons. Most renters who are looking for a three bedroom rental is because they need extra space for a home office, or for a child. This size apartment is also practical to share with roommates as it actually saves money on rent when 3 or 4 people get together to rent a 3 bedroom unit. They are very spacious, averaging around 946 Sq.Ft.. Or you can get even more space if you select “3+” beds in the top menu. The only down side is that they cost more. In Downey, CA, rents on 3 bedroom apartments go up to $6,509. 13 rental properties offer 3 bedroom units in Downey, CA to choose from. You are more likely to find 3 bedroom apartments in primarily residential neighborhoods, away from business districts and urban cores.

Tips on finding a cheap 3 bedroom apartment in Downey, CA

For most renters, the cost of rent is the major pain point. The larger the apartment, the more money comes out of their pocket. For that reason, cheap 3 bedroom apartments are in high demand and hard to come by. Though rent prices can go as low as $1,340 in Downey, CA, the market is still tight. But with a little diligence and some handy search tools, you will find an affordable apartment. Try an area that’s further away from the main city attractions, or try an older building that may have cheaper apartments and a ton of charm. Try searching in more affordable neighborhoods, like Bellflower or another nearby. Sometimes lower-priced residential areas have diversity and ethnic authenticity that lend them a lot of character and color.

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