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Average rent in Buena Park, CA

$2,041/mo Buena Park, CA average rental price, January 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Buena Park, CA is $2,041.

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Getting around in Buena Park, CA

71 /100
Very Walkable
39 /100
Some Transit
58 /100
Walk Score®: 71, Transit Score®: 39, Bike Score®: 58

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Buena Park, CA last updated?

Prices and availability in Buena Park, CA were last updated on 5 Feb 2023.

What are the best apartments in Buena Park, CA?

The best apartments in Buena Park, CA are: 5671, 5685 & 5701 Burnham Ave., 7395 Franklin St., Villa Buena, Whitaker Apartments, Buena Casa Apartments and Buena Park Investments, LLC.

What is the average rent in Buena Park, CA?

The average rent in Buena Park, CA is $2,041. Start your search for apartments in Buena Park, CA now.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Buena Park, CA?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Buena Park, CA is between $2,125 and $2,900. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Buena Park, CA now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Buena Park, CA?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Buena Park, CA is between $1,935 and $2,900. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Buena Park, CA.

What type of rental buildings are in Buena Park, CA?

In Buena Park, 43% of the residents are renting compared to 57% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 18% of Buena Park’s rentals, 59% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 22% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Buena Park, CA?

The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Buena Park are about 51 years old, on average. Of these, 8% have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 2 stories. About 73% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 3% are mid-rises, and none are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in Buena Park, CA?

Studio apartments in Buena Park are around 9% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 33% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 54% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

Renter's guide to Buena Park, CA

Located in the Los Angeles metropolitan area, Buena Park is part of the northwestern section of Orange County, California. The area has about 2 percent of Los Angeles’ population, and close to a quarter of nearby Anaheim’s. Buena Park is located 24 miles from the downtown area of Los Angeles, and just 6.2 miles from Anaheim.

Buena Park’s climate is Mediterranean, giving it hot and dry summers, and winters that are cool and wet. Summer temperatures here average at 85ºF, but extreme highs can be around 95ºF. Its winter temperatures average at about 68ºF, though it can get as cold as 39ºF. The average annual rainfall in Buena Park is about 14 inches, mostly falling during the winter months. Buena Park may experience wildfires and earthquakes.

Tips for renting in Buena Park, CA

In Buena Park, the amount of money a landlord can ask for to cover a security deposit depends on whether the rental unit is furnished or unfurnished. For furnished units, landlords can ask for up to three times the amount of the regular monthly rent, or up to twice the amount for unfurnished units.

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Buena Park, CA demographics

Buena Park, CA has a population of 82,228 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 41,428 of Buena Park’s residents are women and 40,800 are men. The median age of those who live in Buena Park, CA is 36.7.

Living in Buena Park, CA

Proximity to larger cities, easy access to many entertainment options, parks, a diverse population, and a variety of amenities are some of the pros of living in Buena Park. Some of the cons of living in Buena Park include heavy traffic at certain times of the day and fewer nightlife opportunities compared to larger cities.

Buena Park, CA households

  • 19,217 Family
    4,059 Non-family
  • 8,894 Children
    14,382 No Children
  • 23,276Total Number of Households
  • 3.5Average People Per Household
  • $84,680Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 23,276 households in Buena Park, CA. 19,217 are family households and 4,059 are non-family households. There are 8,894 households with children in Buena Park and 14,382 households without children. On average, about 3.5 people live in a household in Buena Park, CA.

Things to do in Buena Park, CA

One of the many fun things to do in Buena Park is visit Knott’s Berry Farm, a large theme park that features a variety of rides, water park attractions, live shows, a museum, and a farm animal area. The theme park also offers an onsite restaurant and accommodation.

Buena Park Raceway is one of the best attractions for kids in Buena Park. The building features multiple tracks around which participants race small slot cars (remote control cars). The company offers birthday party packages, along with regular track rental times.

A romantic thing for couples to do in Buena Park is take a walk in Ralph B. Clark Park, which offers over 100 acres of green space and recreational areas. Hiking and biking trails wind through the park, and there are plenty of picnic areas to enjoy. The park also has a fishing area, ball fields, playgrounds, and an interpretative center.

Some of the best places to shop in Buena Park are Buena Park Place, Buena Park Downtown Mall, and Knott’s Marketplace. There are other shopping opportunities just outside of the city, including malls, markets, and specialty shops.

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Some of the best places to shop in Buena Park are Buena Park Place, Buena Park Downtown Mall, and Knott’s Marketplace. There are other shopping opportunities just outside of the city, including malls, markets, and specialty shops.

Myungin Dumplings, Wagyu Meat & Grill, Porto’s Bakery & Café, Kitakata Ramen Ban Nai, Santa Maria BBQ & Catering, and Poquito Mas are some of the best restaurants in Buena Park. American, Korean, Chinese, and Mexican food options are popular in the city.

The annual Boysenberry Festival is held every spring at Knott’s Berry Farm in Buena Park. The festival celebrates the historical connection between the town, Knott’s Berry Farm, and the unique boysenberry fruit. Vendors offer more than 50 different boysenberry dishes for visitors to enjoy, and there is live entertainment and attractions for people of all ages.

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Buena Park, CA employment & economy

Health care and social assistance, manufacturing, retail trade, utilities, natural resource extraction, and agriculture are the main industries in Buena Park. Many residents also commute to larger nearby cities for work.

Some of Buena Park’s top employers include Knott’s Berry Farm, Yamaha, Access Business Group, Prologis, the City of Buena Park, J.C. Penney, Leach, RIA Financial Services, PepsiCo, and ADP.

The unemployment rate in Buena Park is about 2.7%, which is lower than the national rate of 3.6%.

Education in Buena Park, CA

The Buena Park School District is the main school district in the city and operates seven schools in Buena Park, which include Mabel L. Pendleton, Charles G. Emery, Carl E. Gilbert, Gordon H. Beatty, Buena Park Junior High, James A. Whitaker, and Arthur F. Corey. Some areas of the city are also served by six other surrounding school districts. The only high school within city limits is Buena Park High School, though there are many other options available in nearby communities. There are also private elementary schools and high schools in the area.

Colleges and universities in Buena Park include Risom College and Nobel University. There are a number of other institutions in nearby Anaheim, Cyprus, and Fullerton.

Buena Park, CA education statistics

The level of education of the population of Buena Park, CA is as follows: 7% have no high school education, 30% completed some high school, 27% partially completed college, 9% have an Associate Degree, 20% have a Bachelor Degree, and 7% have a Graduate Degree.

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