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    8222 Rosemead Blvd., Pico Rivera, CA 90660
    Studio $1,595
    1 BED $1,975
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    9050 Carron Drive, Pico Rivera, CA 90660
    Studio $1,779+
    1 BED $1,899+
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    9228 Del Mar Drive, Pico Rivera, CA 90660
    3 BEDS $3,450
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    7033-7045 Norwalk Blvd, Whittier, CA 90606
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    7739 Bradwell Ave., Whittier, CA 90606
    2 BEDS $2,100
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    7825 Duchess Drive, Whittier, CA 90606
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    2 BEDS $2,295
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    7901 Duchess Drive, Whittier, CA 90606
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    2 BEDS $2,495
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    5447 Norwalk Blvd, Whittier, CA 90601
    1 BED $1,895
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    501-525 N. 4Th Street, Montebello, CA 90640
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    1 BED $1,949+
    2 BEDS $2,530
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    9252-9258 Telegraph Road, Downey, CA 90240
    1 BED $1,550
    2 BEDS $1,975
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    9330 Telegraph Road, Downey, CA 90240
    1 BED $1,500
    2 BEDS $1,850
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    9140 Brookshire Avenue, Downey, CA 90240
    1 BED $2,564+
    2 BEDS $3,056+
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    Comstock Apartments, Whittier, CA 90601
    Studio $630
    1 BED $1,300+
    2 BEDS $1,795
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    8115 Via Alta, Whittier, CA 90602
    1 BED $3,005+
    2 BEDS $3,568+
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    6257 Friends Ave., Whittier, CA 90601
    2 BEDS $2,500
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    7240 Bright Avenue, Whittier, CA 90602
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    7052 Friends Avenue, Whittier, CA 90602
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    6325 Alta Ave, Whittier, CA 90601
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    821 N. Wilcox Ave, Montebello, CA 90640
    2 BEDS $2,495+
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    6015 WHITTIER BLVD, LOS ANGELES, CA 90022
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    8140 - 8148 Hill Dr., Rosemead, CA 91770
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    8930 Painter Ave., Whittier, CA 90620
    2 BEDS $2,325
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    10429 La Reina Ave., Downey, CA 90241
    1 BED $1,800
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    7301 E Florence Ave., Downey, CA 90240
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Average rent in Pico Rivera, CA

$1,911/mo Pico Rivera, CA average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Pico Rivera, CA is $1,911.

Pico Rivera, CA apartment rent ranges

About 47% of apartment rents in Pico Rivera, CA range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 38% of apartments. Around 8% of Pico Rivera’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 6% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Pico Rivera, CA rent trends

Getting around in Pico Rivera, CA

60 /100
Somewhat Walkable
57 /100
Bikeable
Walk Score®: 60, Bike Score®: 57

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Pico Rivera, CA last updated?

Prices and availability in Pico Rivera, CA were last updated on 24 May 2024.

What are the best apartments in Pico Rivera, CA?

The best apartments in Pico Rivera, CA are: The Island Apartments, California Villages Pico Rivera and 9228 Del Mar Drive.

What is the average rent in Pico Rivera, CA?

The average rent in Pico Rivera, CA is $1,911. Start your search for apartments in Pico Rivera, CA now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in Pico Rivera, CA is between $1,595 and $3,020. View all studio apartments in Pico Rivera, CA.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Pico Rivera, CA is between $1,759 and $3,340. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Pico Rivera, CA now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Pico Rivera, CA is between $1,759 and $3,340. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Pico Rivera, CA.

What type of rental buildings are in Pico Rivera, CA?

In Pico Rivera 31% of the housing is rented out compared to 69% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 22% of Pico Rivera’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 37% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 38% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Pico Rivera, 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 Pico Rivera are about 53 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 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 Pico Rivera, CA?

Studio apartments in Pico Rivera are around 29% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 44% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 22% 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 Pico Rivera, CA

Located in southeastern Los Angeles County in California, Pico Rivera borders the San Gabriel Valley and the Los Angeles basin.

In 2018, College Factual ranked Pico Rivera as one of the top U.S. cities for student athletes, particularly those who play men’s basketball. The city was part of the top 15% of 3,000 cities ranked.

The population of Pico Rivera is about 1.5 percent of Los Angeles’ population, and the city has around 18% of the population of nearby Anaheim. Pico Rivera is 11 miles away from the downtown area of Los Angeles, and 18 miles from Anaheim.

Pico Rivera has a steppe climate, which features short, hot, dry summers, and longer, cool, wet winters. Summer temperatures here average around 75ºF, although highs can reach 86ºF. Winter temperatures here average about 58ºF, though temperatures can dip to 45ºF. The average annual rainfall in Pico Rivera is about 15 inches, and this mostly falls in the winter months. Both wildfires and earthquakes can affect Pico Rivera.

Tips for renting in Pico Rivera, CA

When it comes to entering a rented property, landlords are able to do so under certain circumstances. This includes times of emergency, if a tenant has moved out or left the property, to make repairs or alterations to the unit, to provide access to the unit to prospective renters or maintenance workers, or if a court order has been issued to enter the premises. In most circumstances, the landlord must provide 24 hours’ notice to the tenant before entering the rented unit.

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Living in Pico Rivera, CA

Some of the pros of living in Pico Rivera include the feeling of a close-knit community, affordable housing compared to other nearby cities, and its close proximity to Los Angeles.

On the downside, Pico Rivera features fewer nightlife opportunities compared to larger cities and a slightly higher tax rate. The city is also in need of infrastructure repairs.

Things to do in Pico Rivera, CA

Visiting Smith Park is just one of the many fun things to do in Pico Rivera. The 16-acre park offers an Olympic-sized swimming pool, a snack bar, basketball courts, lighted sports fields, picnic areas, a skate park, a multi-purpose auditorium, playground equipment, and a meeting room.

One of the best attractions for kids is the Pico Rivera Historical Museum, which includes a collection of historical objects, photographs, and documents. The museum is located in a building that used to operate as a train depot, which was built in 1887. Guided tours are available by appointment.

Enjoying a round of golf at the Pico Rivera Municipal Golf Course is a great activity for couples. Along with an executive nine-hole course, the facility also has practice areas with a covered driving range and two putting greens. The driving range and course are lighted, so you can golf until 10 p.m.

Pico Rivera Towne Center, Pico Rivera Marketplace, Pico Rivera Village Walk Lifestyle/Entertainment Center, Pico Crossings, Pico Rivera Plaza, and Crossroads Plaza are some of the best places for shopping.

Things to do

Pico Rivera Towne Center, Pico Rivera Marketplace, Pico Rivera Village Walk Lifestyle/Entertainment Center, Pico Crossings, Pico Rivera Plaza, and Crossroads Plaza are some of the best places for shopping.

Some of the best restaurants in Pico Rivera include Dal Rae Restaurant, President Thai Café, Casa Garcia, Miras Grill, Clearman’s Steak ‘N Stein, Baja Mar Taco, Star Crab, El Molinito Restaurant, and Birrieria Jalisco. The city is best known for Mexican fare, with other options like Colombian, Thai, Persian, and American also available.

Every summer, Pico Rivera hosts Summer Street Fest, a free event that features food vendors, a beer garden, live entertainment, a petting zoo, and artisan vendors. The event is held over three separate Friday nights in August, and frequently draws large crowds.

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Pico Rivera, CA employment & economy

Major industries in Pico Rivera include retail trade, manufacturing, healthcare and social assistance, transportation/warehousing, utilities, and public administration. Many residents also commute to larger nearby cities for work.

Some of the top employers in Pico Rivera include Walmart, Cintas, Target, El Rancho Unified School District, Lowe’s, City of Pico Rivera, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, Bimbo Bakeries USA, BakeMark USA, and Southern California Material Handling.

Pico Rivera’s unemployment rate is about 4.2 percent, which is slightly higher than the national rate of 3.6 percent.

Education in Pico Rivera, CA

Most of the schools in Pico Rivera operate under the El Rancho Unified School District. Schools in the city include El Rancho High School, Rio Vista Elementary School, Rivera Middle School, North Ranchito Elementary School, Rivera Elementary School, Durfee Elementary School, and Ruben Salazar High School. Some areas of Pico Rivera are served by the Montebello Unified School District. There are also several private schools in the area.

A satellite campus of Rio Hondo College Educational Center is the main post-secondary option in the city. Other college and university options can be found in the nearby cities of Los Angeles, Anaheim, and Pasadena.

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