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Apartments for Rent in Oceanside, CA
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    420 Activity Way, Oceanside, CA 92058
    1 BED $2,404+
    2 BEDS $2,659+
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    4398 Rainier Way, Oceanside, CA 92058
    1 BED $2,195+
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    3 BEDS $3,300+
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    501-523 South Cleveland St., Oceanside, CA 92054
    Studio $145+
    2 BEDS $2,695
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    700 Carey Road, Oceanside, CA 92058
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    2500 Sea Cliff Way, Oceanside, CA 92056
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    2 BEDS $2,999
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    1910 Broadway St, Oceanside, CA 92054
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    2 BEDS $2,795
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    3634 College Blvd, Oceanside, CA 92056
    1 BED $2,445
    2 BEDS $2,695
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    612 Los Arbolitos Blvd., Oceanside, CA 92058
    1 BED $2,208+
    2 BEDS $2,524+
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    1741 S Myers St, Oceanside, CA 92054
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    3500 Windrift Way, Oceanside, CA 92056
    1 BED $2,403+
    2 BEDS $2,744+
    3 BEDS $3,387+
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    3880 San Ramon Drive, Oceanside, CA 92057
    1 BED $2,680+
    2 BEDS $2,610+
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    3891 San Ramon Drive #123, Oceanside, CA 92057
    1 BED $2,615+
    2 BEDS $2,610+
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    2316 Paseo De Laura, Oceanside, CA 92056
    1 BED $2,046+
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    2315 Paseo De Laura, Oceanside, CA 92056
    1 BED $2,120+
    2 BEDS $2,470
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    854 Vine Street, Oceanside, CA 92054
    1 BED $2,195
    2 BEDS $2,645
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    406 S. Cleveland Street, Oceanside, CA 92054
    Studio $2,150
    1 BED $2,650
    2 BEDS $2,999
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    320 S. El Camino Real, Oceanside, CA 92058
    1 BED $2,195
    2 BEDS $2,395
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    310 Isthmus Way #19, Oceanside, CA 92058
    2 BEDS $2,850
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    909-913 South Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA 92054
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    802 South Tremont Street, Oceanside, CA 92054
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    403 Wisconsin Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92054
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    1020 Wisconsin Ave, Oceanside, CA 92054
    3 BEDS $3,950
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    1420 Higgins St, Oceanside, CA 92058
    2 BEDS $2,100
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    1436 Dubuque St., Oceanside, CA 92058
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$2,524/mo Oceanside, CA average rental price, March 2024
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    Frequently asked questions

    What are the best apartments in Oceanside, CA?

    The best apartments in Oceanside, CA are: Canyon Club Apartments, River Oaks, Elan Paseo Vista, South Cleveland St. Apartments and Sunset View.

    What is the average rent in Oceanside, CA?

    The average rent in Oceanside, CA is $2,524. Start your search for apartments in Oceanside, CA now.

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

    The price range for a studio apartment in Oceanside, CA is between $2,650 and $2,999. View all studio apartments in Oceanside, CA.

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

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Oceanside, CA is between $2,046 and $9,147. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Oceanside, CA now.

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

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Oceanside, CA is between $1,436 and $10,000. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Oceanside, CA.

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

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Oceanside, CA is between $2,215 and $10,000. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Oceanside, CA.

    What type of rental buildings are in Oceanside, CA?

    In Oceanside 43% of the housing is rented out compared to 57% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 13% of Oceanside’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 59% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 25% are single-family rentals.

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

    The average age of rental buildings in Oceanside is 39 years old, with 11% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 2 stories, of which 98% are garden-style apartment communities, 2% 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 Oceanside, CA?

    Studio apartments in Oceanside 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 53% 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 Oceanside, CA

    Oceanside is a beautiful coastal town located in southern California. It is considered part of the San Diego metropolitan area and is within easy driving distance of Los Angeles as well. Oceanside is beloved for its laid-back surf culture and offers a much more relaxed lifestyle than neighboring cities. The neighborhood around the Oceanside Pier is known for its trendy restaurants and shops. Renters also love Oceanside’s warm weather and picture-perfect sunsets. Temperatures in Oceanside typically range from 50°F in the winter to 80°F in the summer, with a cool ocean breeze most of the time. This is a great place to live for nature lovers and those who enjoy outdoor activities. Not only is there plenty of beach access, but there are also many hiking trails in the eastern parts of the town.

    Renting in Oceanside, CA

    Oceanside apartments are typically located in mid-rise condo buildings or in converted single-family homes. When compared to other towns in southern California, rent prices in Oceanside tend to be more affordable. Architecture here takes influence from the area’s Spanish and Mexican roots. Neighborhoods located west of Interstate 5 are relatively walkable and provide easy access to the beach, while neighborhoods east of the highway like Loma Alta, Mira Costa and Ivey Ranch are more spread out and provide a much quieter lifestyle. Renters can find both year-long and month-to-month leases in the Oceanside area. The town does offer some affordable rental options and rent control is in place for mobile homes and other specific types of properties.

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    Shopping in Oceanside, CA

    There are shopping centers conveniently located throughout Oceanside, so renters don’t have to go far to shop. Many independent shops and restaurants are concentrated around the South Coast Highway, which is just a few blocks away from the beach. There are many options for grocery shopping throughout the town, including Trader Joe’s, Vons, Sprouts, Stater Bros., Aldi, Albertson’s and Food 4 Less. The Shoppes at Carlsbad is the biggest shopping mall in the area. While technically located in the neighboring town of Carlsbad, this mall is very popular with Oceanside renters and features department stores like Macy’s and JCPenney. The mall is surrounded by many smaller shopping centers that feature stores like Target, Barnes & Noble, Walmart and Best Buy.

    Transportation in Oceanside, CA

    While some areas of Oceanside are walkable, most renters opt to use a car to get around. It is easy to find parking in the eastern parts of Oceanside, but you will likely have to pay to park in the beach neighborhoods, which are more crowded. And, due to Oceanside’s warm weather year-round, some renters prefer to use their bikes. For those that opt to take public transportation, the North County Transit District provides service via bus and train. The Sprinter light rail connects downtown Oceanside with neighboring Escondido, while the Coaster commuter rail provides service to downtown San Diego. Amtrak and Metrolink trains provide service to Los Angeles and Orange County. BREEZE buses provide service where the trains do not. Taxi, car rental and ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft are also available in the area. For air travel, the closest major airport is the San Diego International Airport, located some 40 miles south of Oceanside.

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