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    4362 W. 130Th St., Hawthorne, CA 90250
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    11916 Eucalyptus Ave., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    1 BED $1,750
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    12318 Birch Ave., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    1 BED $1,488
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    13628 Kornblum Ave., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    1 BED $1,850
    2 BEDS $2,297
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    13935 Lemoli Ave., Hawthorne, CA 90250
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    4117 W. Broadway, Hawthorne, CA 90250
    Studio $1,425
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    11503 Menlo Ave., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    2 BEDS $2,075
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    4431 W. 118Th St., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    1 BED $1,650
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    13751 Lemoli Avenue, Hawthorne, CA 90250
    1 BED $1,897+
    2 BEDS $2,509
    3 BEDS $2,563+
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    13444-13460 Prairie Ave., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    Studio $1,495
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    3222 W. 139Th St., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    3 BEDS $3,895
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    13916 Cerise Ave., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    1 BED $1,695
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    14000 Cordary Ave., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    1 BED $1,595
    2 BEDS $2,195
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    4326 West 142Nd Street, Hawthorne, CA 90250
    2 BEDS $2,500
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    13616 Cerise Ave., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    1 BED $1,750
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    4015 W. 137Th St., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    1 BED $1,840
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    4829 West 120Th Street, Hawthorne, CA 90250
    Studio $1,864+
    1 BED $2,043
    2 BEDS $2,550
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    13614 Cordary Ave., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    2 BEDS $2,195
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    12233 Manor Dr., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    Studio $1,475
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    12306 Gale Ave., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    Studio $1,425
    1 BED $1,625
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    13700 Lemoli Ave., Hawthorne, CA 90250
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    3 BEDS $2,895
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    4016 W. 137Th St., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    2 BEDS $2,100+
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    14610 Lemoli Avenue, Hawthorne, CA 90250
    1 BED $1,795
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    3929 W. 117Th St., Hawthorne, CA 90250
    2 BEDS $2,995
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    12531/37 Eucalyptus Ave., Hawthorne, CA 90250
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Average rent in Hawthorne, CA

$1,820/mo Hawthorne, CA average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Hawthorne, CA is $1,820.

Hawthorne, CA apartment rent ranges

About 57% of apartment rents in Hawthorne, CA range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 20% of apartments. Around 22% of Hawthorne’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 1% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Hawthorne, CA rent trends

Getting around in Hawthorne, CA

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Very Walkable
38 /100
Some Transit
62 /100
Bikeable
Walk Score®: 85, Transit Score®: 38, Bike Score®: 62

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Hawthorne, CA last updated?

Prices and availability in Hawthorne, CA were last updated on 12 Apr 2024.

What are the best apartments in Hawthorne, CA?

The best apartments in Hawthorne, CA are: Chadron Apts, 13444-13460 Prairie Ave., Bell South Bay, The Palms Apartments and 3929 W. 117th St..

What is the average rent in Hawthorne, CA?

The average rent in Hawthorne, CA is $1,820. Start your search for apartments in Hawthorne, CA now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in Hawthorne, CA is between $1,425 and $4,147. View all studio apartments in Hawthorne, CA.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Hawthorne, CA is between $1,488 and $4,125. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Hawthorne, CA now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Hawthorne, CA is between $1,795 and $5,840. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Hawthorne, CA.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Hawthorne, CA is between $2,895 and $3,895. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Hawthorne, CA.

What type of rental buildings are in Hawthorne, CA?

In Hawthorne 72% of the housing is rented out compared to 28% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 20% of Hawthorne’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 70% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 10% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Hawthorne, CA?

The average age of rental buildings in Hawthorne is 47 years old, with 8% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 1 stories, of which 92% are garden-style apartment communities, 8% are mid-sized buildings, and none are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Hawthorne, CA?

Studio apartments in Hawthorne are around 27% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 51% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 19% 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 Hawthorne, CA

The city of Hawthorne is a suburban area in southwest Los Angeles County, just a 5-minute ride from Manhattan Beach. Hawthorne also sits 12 miles southeast of Santa Monica and 15 miles south of Downtown Los Angeles.

Hawthorne is relatively small compared to most Los Angeles suburbs, and checks in as the 87th largest city in the state of California. The area is named after Nathaniel Hawthorne, but is probably most well-known for its famous music group, known as the Beach Boys, who are originally from Hawthorne, CA.

The weather in Hawthorne is very pleasant, as its Mediterranean climate—also known as dry-summer subtropical climate—gives residents over 260 days of sunshine and less than 35 days of rain on average every year.

Tips for renting in Hawthorne, CA

Renters’ rights in Hawthorne are under the jurisdiction of California state law and are in line with most national renters’ rights. Although California does have some interesting differences that renters in Hawthorne should be aware of, most importantly, the right to repair and deduct. This means if tenants have any major issues with important items that are neglected by the landlord—like a broken heater, window, etc.—then tenants can either repair the item or pay to have it repaired, and then deduct the cost of the repair from their monthly rent. But something to note: this amount cannot exceed one month’s rent payment, or be done more than twice in one calendar year.

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Living in Hawthorne, CA

There are many pros to living in Hawthorne, the best of which is its location. Not only is it only 15 miles from Downtown Los Angeles, but it’s also less than five miles away from the beach, giving residents access to the city and beach life.

There aren’t many cons to living in Hawthorne, although obviously with such close access to Downtown Los Angeles comes a bit of congestion, as over a million people work in the city every day. So if it’s during rush hour, it can be difficult to get around, especially on major highways and interstates.

Things to do in Hawthorne, CA

There are plenty of things to do in Hawthorne, like seeing historic sites and museums, shopping, going out for a night on the town, or even taking a helicopter tour! For the best places to eat or grab drinks in Hawthorne, some of the most popular spots include Coaches’ Corner Bar and Grill, Mike’s Bar, and The Greatest Cocktails.

While the famous Hawthorne Plaza Shopping Center that was featured in movies like The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift, Gone Girl, Rush Hour, and more has closed down, the Manhattan Village is nearby. The Manhattan Village Mall includes a little something for everyone including open seating areas, a wide variety of stores and high-end shops, and delicious eateries.

For those looking for something to do for free in Hawthorne and that like a little history, the Beach Boys Monument is a popular place for both tourists and residents, commemorating the famous band that is originally from Hawthorne. For those looking for things to do with kids in Hawthorne, the Hawthorne Museum is also a great place to visit where you and your family can learn more about the area’s unique history.

Things to do

For those looking for something to do for free in Hawthorne and that like a little history, the Beach Boys Monument is a popular place for both tourists and residents, commemorating the famous band that is originally from Hawthorne. For those looking for things to do with kids in Hawthorne, the Hawthorne Museum is also a great place to visit where you and your family can learn more about the area’s unique history.

There are several parks as well in Hawthorne for area residents to enjoy, including Holly Glen Park, Bodger Park, and Eucalyptus Park, all with great sporting, recreational, and family-friendly options. Hawthorne also hosts the Manhattan Beach Hometown Fair every year, as well as Ho’olaule’a, a Hawaiian themed festival with music, dancing, and lots of delicious food.

And for the avid sports fans, Hawthorne has some of the best options of any city in the country. Just a short 15-mile ride to Los Angeles gives residents the chance to see teams in every major professional sport, including the Los Angeles Lakers and Clippers of the NBA, the Los Angeles Chargers and Rams of the NFL, the Los Angeles Kings of the NHL, the Los Angeles Dodgers and Angels of the MLB, and even the LA Galaxy of the MLS.

And for the avid sports fans, Hawthorne has some of the best options of any city in the country. Just a short 15-mile ride to Los Angeles gives residents the chance to see teams in every major professional sport, including the Los Angeles Lakers and Clippers of the NBA, the Los Angeles Chargers and Rams of the NFL, the Los Angeles Kings of the NHL, the Los Angeles Dodgers and Angels of the MLB, and even the LA Galaxy of the MLS.

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Hawthorne, CA employment & economy

There are a wide variety of job types available in Hawthorne, with major employers in the entertainment, technology, electronics, and manufacturing sectors. Some of the most notable companies with headquarters or large branches in Hawthorne include, Century Media Records, OSI Systems, SpaceX, Northrop Corporation, and even a Tesla Motors design center. Mattel, the giant toy manufacturer, also used to be headquartered in Hawthorne but has since moved to El Segundo, although the plant still employs many Hawthorne residents.

Education in Hawthorne, CA

Hawthorne is served by the Centinela Valley Union and Hawthorne School Districts. Notable public schools include Hawthorne High School, Hawthorne Middle School, Hawthorne Elementary School, Washington Elementary School, and Jefferson Elementary School. Notable Private schools in Hawthorne include St. Joseph's Parish School and Trinity Lutheran School, and Hawthorne Math and Science Academy is a charter high school associated with the Hawthorne School District.

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