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Apartments for Rent in Castro Valley, CA
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    2511 Grove Way, Castro Valley, CA 94546
    Studio $1,695+
    2 BEDS $2,445
    3 BEDS $3,000
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    22281 Center Street, Castro Valley, CA 94546
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    2 BEDS $2,595+
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    Wilbeam Court, Castro Valley, CA 94546
    1 BED $2,070
    2 BEDS $2,686
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    REDWOOD BUILDING 20200-20212 REDWOOD ROAD, CASTRO VALLEY, CA 94546
    Studio $250
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    2481 Grove Way, Castro Valley, CA 94546
    1 BED $2,195
    2 BEDS $2,695
    3 BEDS $2,995
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    1782 D Street, Hayward, CA 94541
    1 BED $1,950
    2 BEDS $2,200
    3 BEDS $2,950
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    1182 E St, Hayward, CA 94541
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    1137 & 1175 Walpert Street, Hayward, CA 94541
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    1 BED $1,850
    2+ BEDS $2,150
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    22335 Foothill Blvd, Hayward, CA 94541
    Studio $2,755+
    1 BED $2,560+
    2+ BEDS $3,200+
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    2276 Miramar Ave, San Leandro, CA 94578
    1 BED $2,155+
    2 BEDS $2,395+
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    24200 Silva Ave., Hayward, CA 94544
    2 BEDS $1,538+
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    255 Park Place, San Ramon, CA 94583
    2 BEDS $2,825+
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    1706 163Rd Avenue, San Leandro, CA 94578-2252
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    3 BEDS $2,495
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    4000 Bollinger Crest Common, San Ramon, CA 94583
    2 BEDS $2,995+
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    24051 Alice Street, Hayward, CA 94541
    3 BEDS $2,550
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    1461 163Rd Street, San Leandro, CA 94578
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    7100 San Ramon Rd., Dublin, CA 94568
    1 BED $2,412+
    2 BEDS $2,580+
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    24650 Amador Street, Hayward, CA 94544
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    2 BEDS $2,345+
    3 BEDS $3,220
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    16929 Meekland Avenue, Hayward, CA 94541
    1 BED $1,862+
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    50 Austin Avenue, Hayward, CA 94544
    1 BED $2,200
    2 BEDS $2,750
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    22038 Arbor Ave, Hayward, CA 94541
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    VITA APARTMENTS 24607 AMADOR STREET, HAYWARD, CA 94544
    1 BED $1,205
    2 BEDS $2,400
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    22078 Arbor Avenue, Hayward, CA 94541
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    1 BED $1,572
    2 BEDS $1,872
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    22032 Arbor Ave, Hayward, CA 94541
    2 BEDS $2,215
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    125 Cedar Pointe Loop, San Ramon, CA 94583
    1 BED $2,081+
    2 BEDS $2,488+
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Average rent in Castro Valley, CA

$2,454/mo Castro Valley, CA average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Castro Valley, CA is $2,454.

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Getting around in Castro Valley, CA

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Walk Score®: 9, Bike Score®: 3

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Castro Valley, CA last updated?

Prices and availability in Castro Valley, CA were last updated on 21 Feb 2024.

What are the best apartments in Castro Valley, CA?

The best apartments in Castro Valley, CA are: Town House Plaza, The Brook on Center, Wilbeam Court, RED and Villa Grove Apartments.

What is the average rent in Castro Valley, CA?

The average rent in Castro Valley, CA is $2,454. Start your search for apartments in Castro Valley, CA now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Castro Valley, CA?

The price range for a studio apartment in Castro Valley, CA is between $650 and $1,795. View all studio apartments in Castro Valley, CA.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Castro Valley, CA?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Castro Valley, CA is between $2,070 and $2,750. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Castro Valley, CA now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Castro Valley, CA?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Castro Valley, CA is between $2,070 and $2,750. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Castro Valley, CA.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Castro Valley, CA?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Castro Valley, CA is between $1,695 and $2,995. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Castro Valley, CA.

What type of rental buildings are in Castro Valley, CA?

In Castro Valley 28% of the housing is rented out compared to 72% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 12% of Castro Valley’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 58% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 28% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Castro Valley, 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 Castro Valley are about 50 years old, on average. Of these, none 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 3 stories. About all of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, none 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 Castro Valley, CA?

Studio apartments in Castro Valley are around 1% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 22% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 69% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

Living in Castro Valley, CA

Castro Valley is a town located in the San Francisco Bay Area, just 15 miles southeast of downtown Oakland, CA. It has become a popular place for renters who commute into Oakland, San Francisco, or San Jose, but who want a quieter, more laidback lifestyle. Castro Valley was a farming and ranching community up until the late 20th century, when it developed into a more traditional suburb. Castro Valley renters enjoy beautiful parks, hiking trails and campsites in the nearby Berkeley Hills. Many families rent in Castro Valley due to the area’s excellent local schools and libraries. Although most of Castro Valley is very quiet, there is a small downtown commercial area with local restaurants and shops.

Renting in Castro Valley, CA

Castro Valley features a mix of single-family homes, low-rise apartment communities and mid-rise apartment buildings. Most apartment complexes in Castro Valley are located on the south end of town near I-580. These apartments often come with helpful community amenities, such as pools, gyms, coworking spaces and more. Meanwhile, the neighborhoods on the north end of town consist mainly of single-family homes and are relatively hilly. Note that rental properties in Castro Valley can be very pricey due to the high cost of living in general for the San Francisco Bay area. Renting an apartment in this area can also be very competitive, and you’ll likely need to complete a credit check and pay a security deposit in order to move in.

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Shopping in Castro Valley, CA

Most of the shopping options in Castro Valley are concentrated around Castro Valley Boulevard. This shopping complex is within walking distance of many local apartments. Here, renters will find a Safeway and Walgreens, as well as clothing stores, like T.J.Maxx and Ross. There are also other grocery stores located around town, most notably Lucky, Trader Joe’s and Grocery Outlet. For a wider range of shopping options, Castro Valley renters can travel to neighboring towns like Hayward. Notable malls nearby include Southland Mall, Bayfair Center and Marina Square Center.

Transportation in Castro Valley, CA

Renters in Castro Valley have a variety of transportation options to choose from. Many local renters opt to have a car, as it’s the fastest way to get around. To that end, I-580 runs through Castro Valley, connecting the town with Oakland, as well as the Dublin/Pleasanton area. As such, most apartments in Castro Valley have garages or parking spaces for renters. Some roads in Castro Valley also have bike routes, but the area’s hilly terrain can make biking challenging. Alternatively, there’s also a BART stop in Castro Valley, which many renters use to commute into Oakland and San Francisco. AC Transit also runs bus routes in Castro Valley, although service is limited to specific areas. Or, renters who travel frequently will appreciate Castro Valley’s proximity to Oakland International Airport, which is just 10 miles away. Finally, for regional travel, renters can also transfer to Amtrak trains in Oakland.

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