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3 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in San Marcos, CA
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    570 East Barham Drive, San Marcos, CA 92078
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    • $3,095+
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    422 Los Vallecitos, San Marcos, CA 92069
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    432 W. Mission Road -106, San Marcos, CA 92069
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    1820 Melrose Drive, San Marcos, CA 92078
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    1982 Wellington Lane #80, Vista, CA 92081
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    1850 Thibodo Rd, Vista, CA 92081
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $3,380+
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    1204 N ESCONDIDO BLVD, ESCONDIDO, CA 92026
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    1245 Morning View Drive, Escondido, CA 92026
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    2510 West Ranch St, Carlsbad, CA 92010
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $4,119+
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    1401 North Melrose Drive, Vista, CA 92083
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    2300 Rising Glen Way, Carlsbad, CA 92008
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    365 Pomelo Dr, Vista, CA 92081
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    6610 Ambrosia Lane, Carlsbad, CA 92011
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $3,970+
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    4401 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92057
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    501 West Bobier Drive, Vista, CA 92083
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    3402 Piazza De Oro Way, Ste. 110, Oceanside, CA 92056
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $3,500+
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    10411 Reserve Drive, San Diego, CA 92127
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    4158 Kimberly Ln, Oceanside, CA 92056
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,445
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    832 JUNIPER STREET, ESCONDIDO, CA 92025
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    515 Meander Glen, Escondido, CA 92025
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    151 GAYLAND STREET, ESCONDIDO, CA 92027
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    740-86 E MISSION AVENUE, ESCONDIDO, CA 92025
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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 price of a 3 bedroom apartment in San Marcos, CA?

The price range of a 3 bedroom apartment is between $3,085 and $4,519. Search 3 bedroom apartments in San Marcos, CA.

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

The average San Marcos, CA 3 bedroom apartment size is 824 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 3 bedroom apartment in San Marcos, 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 San Marcos, 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 San Marcos, CA.

San Marcos, CA Demographics

  • Total Population95,355
  • Female 46,896
    Male 48,459
  • Median Age35.5

Average Rent in San Marcos, CA

  • San Marcos, CA Average Rental Price, November 2021 $2,330 /mo

San Marcos, CA Apartment Rent Ranges

San Marcos, 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
San Marcos, CA $2,015 $1,998 $2,090 $2,013 $2,035 $2,000 $1,998 $2,038 $2,113 $2,330
National $1,340 $1,344 $1,376 $1,384 $1,387 $1,379 $1,383 $1,393 $1,476 $1,572

San Marcos, CA Households

  • Total Number of Households29,771
  • Family 21,987
    Non-family 7,784
  • Children 12,046
    No Children 17,725
  • Average People Per Household3.17
  • Median Household Income$78,797
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,914

San Marcos, CA Education Statistics

Renting a 3 bedroom apartment in San Marcos, CA

If you are looking for a home with a lot of space for you and your family, but a house doesn’t really seem like the right fit, consider looking for a 3 bedroom apartment. In San Marcos, CA there are 22 properties that offer about 26 3 bedroom apartments. These apartments are spacious enough to fit an entire family, and they come with a plethora of benefits. In general, apartments tend to be very low maintenance, and if you live in an apartment complex, you’ll have access to all the amazing common space amenities. The average size for a 3 bedroom unit is about 994 Sq.Ft., but these versatile apartments come in all shapes and sizes, so don’t worry about cutting down on any precious living space. Location is key when you are renting. If you search in San Marcos City, you’ll find affordable 3 bedroom units for as little as $792. If you are looking for an apartment in one of the more expensive parts of town, like San Marcos City, you should know that the monthly rent can go up to $4,993.

Cheap 3 bedroom rentals are no hidden treasure

A cheap 3 bedroom apartment might sound too good to be true, but it isn’t. Looking for affordable 3 bedroom apartments doesn’t have to become a treasure hunt. Indiana Jones might have had too much time on his hands, but we’ll spare you the trouble. On RENTCafé you can filter the results, so the quest for your dream home can be as easy as ABC. Use the location, price and amenities filters to browse through the 26 San Marcos, CA units and, in no time, you’ll find the right apartment for you. Before you start, we’ll give you a cheat sheet. Furnished 3 bedroom apartments that are located in modern, well-maintained buildings tend to be more expensive. The same goes for properties that are located next to public transportation, restaurants and shopping. Of course, a cheaper, unfurnished apartment could be a great project for you and your family to bond over. Now, organize your search results according to your own preferences and you’re sure to find the right apartment.

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