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3 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in San Mateo, CA
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    55 Triton Park Lane, Foster City, CA 94404
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    1 Plaza View Lane, Foster City, CA 94404
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    3098 Kyne Street West, San Mateo, CA 94403
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    816-864 N Humboldt Ave., San Mateo, CA 94401
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    128 N Humboldt Street, San Mateo, CA 94401
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    55 Triton Park Lane, Foster City, CA 94404
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    250 Baldwin Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94401
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    460 N. Humboldt St. #1, San Mateo, CA 94401
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    100 Grand Lane, Foster City, CA 94404
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    100 27Th Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94403
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    3068 Kyne Street West, San Mateo, CA 94403
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    1987 Bridgepointe Parkway, San Mateo, CA 94404
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    1401 Cedarwood Drive & 3422 Glendora Drive, San Mateo, CA 94403
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    1401 Cherrywood Drive & 3470 Glendora Drive, San Mateo, CA 94403
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    3301, 3305 Los Prados Street, San Mateo, CA 94403
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    540 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94402
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    150 West 3Rd Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94402
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    200 Davey Glen Rd, Belmont, CA 94002
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    200 Davey Glen Rd, Belmont, CA 94002
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    2200 Lake Road, Belmont, CA 94002
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    1008 Carolan Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010
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    1225 Laguna Avenue, Burlingame, CA 94010
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    141 Wellesley Crescent, Redwood City, CA 94062
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    3133 Frontera Way, Burlingame, CA 94010
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    1 Blu Harbor Blvd, Redwood City, CA 94063
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    2683 Marlborough Avenue, Redwood City, CA 94063
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a 3 bedroom apartment in San Mateo, CA?

The price range of a 3 bedroom apartment is between $3,185 and $8,549. Search 3 bedroom apartments in San Mateo, CA.

How many 3 bedroom apartments for rent are available in San Mateo, CA on RentCafe?

There are 3 3 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in San Mateo, CA were last updated on 6 Jul 2022.

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

The average San Mateo, CA 3 bedroom apartment size is 1,438 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 3 bedroom apartment in San Mateo, 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 Mateo, 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 RentCafe apartments for rent in San Mateo, CA.

San Mateo, CA Demographics

  • Total Population103,619
  • Female 51,823
    Male 51,796
  • Median Age37.8

A total population of 103,619 lives in San Mateo, CA, according to data published by the U.S. Census Bureau. Population statistics show that 51,796 of San Mateo’s residents are women and 51,823 are men. The median age of the population in San Mateo, CA is 37.8.

Average Rent in San Mateo, CA

  • San Mateo, CA Average Rental Price, February 2022 $3,218 /mo

Apartments for rent in San Mateo, CA have an average price of $3,218 per month.

    San Mateo, CA Apartment Rent Ranges

    San Mateo, 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
    San Mateo, CA $3,227 $3,212 $3,361 $3,283 $3,380 $3,156 $2,891 $2,842 $3,077 $3,147 $3,218
    National $1,362 $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

    Compared to the average rent in the U.S. of $1,628, the rent in San Mateo, CA is $3,218 per month.

    San Mateo, CA Households

    • Total Number of Households39,072
    • Family 24,745
      Non-family 14,327
    • Children 11,560
      No Children 27,512
    • Average People Per Household2.61
    • Median Household Income$126,102
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$2,685

    According to the U.S. Census, there are 39,072 households in San Mateo, CA. The Census estimates also show that 24,745 are family households and 14,327 are non-family households. Moreover, San Mateo has 11,560 households with children in San Mateo and 27,512 households without children. On average, about 2.61 people constitute a household in San Mateo, CA. The median income of a San Mateo household living in San Mateo is $126,102 per year. The housing costs per month are estimated around $2,685.

    San Mateo, CA Education Statistics

    According to U.S. Census Bureau estimates, the share of residents in San Mateo, CA that have no high school education is 5%, and the share of those who went to high school is 18%. 19% of residents have some college education, 6% have an Associate Degree, while 30% have a Bachelor Degree, and a share of 22% have a Graduate Degree.

    Renting a 3 bedroom in San Mateo, CA

    In San Mateo, CA 3 bedroom rental apartments are typically a top choice for families with children or roommates sharing living space. The former choose them for the need of extra space. The latter choose them for the need to save money. The conclusion? 3 bedroom apartments offer more space (1,135 Sq.Ft. on average) at a good price (usually, around $5,013 per month). Whether you’re Jess from New Girl or a cool couple with 2 kids who want to live downtown, a 3 bedroom apartment for rent in the heart of San Mateo, CA is the answer to your questions. Typically, only about 10 to 20% of apartments are three bedroom rentals, so they may be a little harder to find than smaller apartments. However, San Mateo, CA has 25 apartment buildings that have 3 bedroom floor plans available to rent, totaling about 26 units.

    How to find a cheap 3 bedroom apartment in San Mateo, CA for you and your family

    Are the two of you about to become three and need to find a rental apartment a.s.a.p.? Need to have one master bedroom, one bedroom for the nursery and one bedroom for an office that on occasion serves as a guest bedroom? And last, but not least, you need a rent payment that won’t entirely swallow both your paychecks? You should take a look at listings of cheap 3 bedroom apartments. Sort your results by “Rent” ascending to display the lowest-priced listings first. Browse photos, take a look at the list of amenities and read the listing descriptions to see which one appeals to you the most. Some rentals go for as little as $2,238 per month. You can further filter your results by number of baths or check the amenities that are important to you by opening up the “More” menu. Child care, playground and controlled access/gated are the most popular features for families. Save your search and get notified by email when new units the meet your criteria become available.

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