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Average rent in Hemet, CA

$1,685/mo Hemet, CA average rental price, March 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Hemet, CA is $1,685.

Hemet, CA apartment rent ranges

About 35% of apartment rents in Hemet, CA range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 26% of apartments. Around 37% of Hemet’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 1% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Hemet, CA rent trends

Frequently asked questions

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

Prices and availability in Hemet, CA were last updated on 24 Mar 2023.

What are the best apartments in Hemet, CA?

The best apartments in Hemet, CA are: Azul Apartments, Heritage Place, Vista Gardens Apartments, 1158 Sapphire Place and 40565 Steton Ave.

What is the average rent in Hemet, CA?

The average rent in Hemet, CA is $1,685. Start your search for apartments in Hemet, CA now.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Hemet, CA is between $1,284 and $1,655. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Hemet, CA now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Hemet, CA is between $1,200 and $2,000. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Hemet, CA.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Hemet, CA is between $1,574 and $3,400. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Hemet, CA.

What type of rental buildings are in Hemet, CA?

In Hemet, 39% of the residents are renting compared to 61% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 11% of Hemet’s rentals, 39% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 37% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Hemet, 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 Hemet are about 36 years old, on average. Of these, 7% 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 1 stories. About 45% 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 Hemet, CA?

Studio apartments in Hemet are around 2% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 39% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 46% 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 Hemet, CA

Hemet is a small town located in inland California. By car, it is approximately 45 minutes from Riverside and 90 minutes from Los Angeles. Hemet was originally developed as a rural farm town, and the area is still an important agricultural center in California. Renting in his area is popular among both retirees and families because of its calm atmosphere and consistently warm weather throughout the year. Apartments for rent in Hemet are relatively affordable when compared to other cities in California, and the cost of living in general is very reasonable.

Hemet is a particularly great place to live for renters who love spending time outdoors. The town is located in the foothills of the mountains and many apartments for rent here have access to hiking trails with beautiful views. Diamond Lake is also located just outside of Hemet and is a popular place to go boating. Other popular outdoor destinations for local renters like Palm Springs and Big Bear Lake are also just a short drive away. Hemet is also known as the home of the Ramona Bowl Amphitheater, which hosts live theater, concerts, and markets throughout the year.

Renting in Hemet, CA

Most neighborhoods in Hemet have a laid-back suburban feel. There are a mix of low-rise apartment buildings, condos, and single-family homes available for rent. Many rental properties in Hemet feature pools, yards, balconies, and other outdoor spaces where residents can take advantage of the town’s consistently warm weather. Rental prices in Hemet tend to be fairly affordable. As in many other places, most apartments for rent or rental homes in Hemet will require a credit check and a security deposit before moving in.

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Hemet, CA demographics

Hemet, CA has a population of 88,903 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 45,237 of Hemet’s residents are women and 43,666 are men. The median age of those who live in Hemet, CA is 38.6.

Shopping in Hemet, CA

There are several shopping centers in Hemet where local renters can purchase groceries and other essential products. Most shopping centers in Hemet are located along Florida Avenue, which is the town’s main street. Some of the major national chains that have locations in Hemet include Target, Walmart, Five Below, Joann’s, Ross, Staples, The Home Depot. Renters also have plenty of options for grocery shopping in Hemet, including Stater Bros., Walmart Neighborhood Market, Grocery Outlet, Sprouts, and WinCo. There are also locally owned butchers and markets in the center of town, some of which are within walking distance from rental apartment properties. There aren’t any large malls in Hemet, so renters usually drive to Morengo Valley to visit the nearest one.

Hemet, CA households

  • 20,531 Family
    9,791 Non-family
  • 10,158 Children
    20,164 No Children
  • 30,322Total Number of Households
  • 2.91Average People Per Household
  • $46,194Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 30,322 households in Hemet, CA. 20,531 are family households and 9,791 are non-family households. There are 10,158 households with children in Hemet and 20,164 households without children. On average, about 2.91 people live in a household in Hemet, CA.

Transportation in Hemet, CA

Because Hemet is a suburban town, many renters opt to have cars. Most neighborhoods are not walkable and driving is the fastest way to get from place to place. Most rental properties and businesses in Hemet have parking options. Many roads in Hemet also have bike lanes, although hot weather can make it difficult for renters to bike in the summer.

The Riverside Transit Agency has several bus routes in Hemet, which provide connections to other cities and towns in inland California. The Metrolink commuter rail is also considering expanding to Hemet in the coming years. This would make it much easier for renters to commute to other cities throughout southern California, including Riverside, San Bernardino, and Los Angeles.

Hemet, CA education statistics

The level of education of the population of Hemet, CA is as follows: 7% have no high school education, 42% completed some high school, 30% partially completed college, 8% have an Associate Degree, 8% have a Bachelor Degree, and 4% have a Graduate Degree.

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