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3 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Santa Cruz, CA
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    350 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    • 3 BEDS
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    3045 Capitola Road, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
    • 3 BEDS
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    3120 & 3148 Mcglenn Drive, Aptos, CA 95003
    • 3 BEDS
    • $4,200
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    201 Pacifica Boulevard, Watsonville, CA 95076
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    • 3 BEDS
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    790 Vista Montana Drive #105, Watsonville, CA 95076
    • 3 BEDS
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    55 Pennsylvania Avenue, Los Gatos, CA 95030
    • 3 BEDS
    • $5,695+
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Average rent in Santa Cruz, CA

$3,289/mo Santa Cruz, CA average rental price, February 2023
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Apartments for rent in Santa Cruz, CA have an average price of $3,289 per month.

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    Getting around in Santa Cruz, CA

    36 /100
    31 /100
    Some Transit
    49 /100
    Somewhat Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 36, Transit Score®: 31, Bike Score®: 49

    Frequently asked questions

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

    The average Santa Cruz, CA 3 bedroom apartment size is 1,104 sq. ft.

    What are the advantages of renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Santa Cruz, 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 Santa Cruz, 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 Santa Cruz, CA.

    Santa Cruz, CA demographics

    A total population of 62,714 lives in Santa Cruz, CA, according to data published by the U.S. Census Bureau. Population statistics show that 31,943 of Santa Cruz’s residents are women and 30,771 are men. The median age of the population in Santa Cruz, CA is 29.

    Santa Cruz, CA households

    • 10,409 Family
      11,658 Non-family
    • 4,556 Children
      17,511 No Children
    • 22,067Total Number of Households
    • 2.37Average People Per Household
    • $96,217Median Household Income

    According to the U.S. Census, there are 22,067 households in Santa Cruz, CA. The Census estimates also show that 10,409 are family households and 11,658 are non-family households. Moreover, Santa Cruz has 4,556 households with children in Santa Cruz and 17,511 households without children. On average, about 2.37 people constitute a household in Santa Cruz, CA.

    Santa Cruz, CA education statistics

    According to U.S. Census Bureau estimates, the share of residents in Santa Cruz, CA that have no high school education is 2%, and the share of those who went to high school is 21%. 21% of residents have some college education, 8% have an Associate Degree, while 27% have a Bachelor Degree, and a share of 21% have a Graduate Degree.

    Look for 3 bedroom apartments near me

    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 RentCafe 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.

    Browse for 3 bedroom apartments near you, whether you want to stay in the same neighborhood or ZIP code, or in any city in the U.S. that you plan on moving to. We can help you find the one that is near all the essential places, such as stores, parks, schools and even your job, at the price that suits your budget. Your next home is waiting, let's find it!

    Renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Santa Cruz, CA

    A 3 bedroom apartment is the perfect home for you to share with family or roommates. It’s spacious enough, so you can always enjoy some much-needed alone time, but you’ll never feel left out in case you get lonely because your roommates or family will always be nearby. There’s certainly no shortage of 3 bedroom apartments in Santa Cruz, CA for you to choose from. There are 6 Santa Cruz, CA properties that offer about 6 3 bedroom units. An average 3 bedroom apartment is 1,152 Sqft, and rents for about $4,014. The monthly rent does vary depending on property type. If you are looking for an apartment that’s close to public transportation, dining and entertainment, expect to pay more. Location is a key factor. The same goes for furnished apartments and units located in newer, well-maintained buildings. The monthly rent can go up to $5,995.

    Live on easy street in your cheap 3 bedroom apartment

    If finding the perfect rental gets too overwhelming, here’s a tip. Use the RentCafe filters and, in no time, you will be living in the home of your dreams. So, if you’re trying to put some money aside and you’re on a budget, you can sort the results by using the price filter and eliminate the properties that exceed your budget. A big apartment does not have be a black hole for your wallet. With perseverance, you can also find cheap 3 bedroom apartments. Some apartments rent for as little as $4,200, so don’t give up on the search. If you find an apartment that fits your criteria, don’t let it slip. Contact the property to check availability, and you can apply for a lease directly on RentCafe.

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