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    1110 East 8Th Street, National City, CA 91950
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    203 LAUREL AVENUE, NATIONAL CITY, CA 91950
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    45 East 12Th Street, National City, CA 91950
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    817 Eta Street, National City, CA 91950
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    4531 Logan Ave, San Diego, CA 92113
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    535 Woodlawn Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910
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    310 K Street, Chula Vista, CA 91911
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    • $3,650+
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    LACDA Housing LP, Bonita, CA 91902
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    930 Third Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91911
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    1755 Logan Ave, San Diego, CA 92113
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    1668 National Avenue #100, San Diego, CA 92113
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    7844 Paradise Valley Rd, San Diego, CA 92139
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    • $1,971
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    601 Telegraph Canyon Road, Chula Vista, CA 91910
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    453 13Th Street, San Diego, CA 92101
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    655 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
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    1440 2ND AVENUE, CHULA VISTA, CA 91911
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    1689 Broadway #107, Chula Vista, CA 91911
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    825 E. Palomar St, Chula Vista, CA 91911
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    825 E. Palomar St, Chula Vista, CA 91911
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    3779 Ray Street, San Diego, CA 92104
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    2155 Kettner Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92101
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    2155 Kettner Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92101
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    100 Citronica Lane, Lemon Grove, CA 91945
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    1441 Santa Lucia Rd, Chula Vista, CA 91913
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    1441 Santa Lucia Rd, Chula Vista, CA 91913
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National City, CA Demographics

  • Total Population61,342
  • Female 31,137
    Male 30,205
  • Median Age33.9

A total population of 61,342 lives in National City, CA, according to data published by the U.S. Census Bureau. Population statistics show that 30,205 of National City’s residents are women and 31,137 are men. The median age of the population in National City, CA is 33.9.

Average Rent in National City, CA

  • National City, CA Average Rental Price, July 2022 $1,704 /mo

Apartments for rent in National City, CA have an average price of $1,704 per month.

National City, CA Apartment Rent Ranges

National City, CA Rent Trends

Average Rent Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Mar / 2022 Jul / 2022
National City, CA $1,379 $1,415 $1,403 $1,423 $1,450 $1,460 $1,472 $1,525 $1,585 $1,704
National $1,407 $1,415 $1,416 $1,406 $1,410 $1,418 $1,501 $1,596 $1,634 $1,706

Compared to the average rent in the U.S. of $1,706, the rent in National City, CA is $1,704 per month.

National City, CA Households

  • Total Number of Households17,169
  • Family 12,171
    Non-family 4,998
  • Children 6,495
    No Children 10,674
  • Average People Per Household3.21
  • Median Household Income$49,176
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,346

According to the U.S. Census, there are 17,169 households in National City, CA. The Census estimates also show that 12,171 are family households and 4,998 are non-family households. Moreover, National City has 6,495 households with children in National City and 10,674 households without children. On average, about 3.21 people constitute a household in National City, CA. The median income of a National City household living in National City is $49,176 per year. The housing costs per month are estimated around $1,346.

National City, CA Education Statistics

According to U.S. Census Bureau estimates, the share of residents in National City, CA that have no high school education is 11%, and the share of those who went to high school is 41%. 27% of residents have some college education, 7% have an Associate Degree, while 11% have a Bachelor Degree, and a share of 3% have a Graduate Degree.

Renting a 3 bedroom apartment in National City, 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 989 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 National City, CA, rents on 3 bedroom apartments go up to $5,837. 25 rental properties offer 3 bedroom units in National City, 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 National City, 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 $1,672 in National City, 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 National City 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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