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    Stainless Steel Appliances Available at Citron Apartment Homes, California Barbecue And Grilling Station at Citron Apartment Homes, Riverside, 92506
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    3661 Merrill Avenue, Riverside, CA 92506
    9 Units available
    1 BED $2,234+
    2 BEDS $2,959+
    Property reviews
    5/5 Anonymous on Aug 1, 2022

    Just moved in and have been impressed with the staffs attention to my concerns regarding maintenance.

    4/5 Michael H. on Apr 1, 2023

    I would like to enjoy the television in the exercise room, unfortunately it has not worked in over three months.

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    Gourmet Kitchen at Canyon Crest, Riverside, CA Bedroom at Canyon Crest, California
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    1550 Central Ave, Riverside, CA 92507
    8 Units available
    1 BED $2,347+
    2 BEDS $2,777+
    3 BEDS $3,114+
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    5/5 Anonymous on Aug 20, 2022

    I sold my house in 7 years ago. I have lived in this apartment for almost 6 years.

    5/5 Anonymous on Jan 31, 2022

    Quiet and peaceful!

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    a kitchen with white cabinets and stainless steel appliances and a refrigerator a bedroom with white walls and carpet and two doors
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    3411 Grande Vista Pkwy, Riverside, CA 92503
    7 Units available
    Studio $2,055+
    1 BED $2,095+
    2 BEDS $2,720+
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    5/5 Anonymous on Jan 2, 2024

    Amazing love it thanks to the staff and how easy it all is

    5/5 Anonymous on Aug 30, 2023

    Very nice and comfortable to live here. Maintenance is on point.

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    4301 La Sierra Avenue, Riverside, CA 92505
    2 Units available
    2 BEDS $2,480+
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
    Amenities
    • Air Conditioner
    • Dishwasher
    • Pool
    • Patio/Balcony
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    Resort Style Pool and Sun Deck at The Hills at Quail Run in Riverside, California Renovated Pool Desk Cabana at The Hills at Quail Run in Riverside, California
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    5059 Quail Run Road, Riverside, CA 92507
    7 Units available
    1 BED $1,995+
    2 BEDS $2,505+
    3 BEDS $3,110+
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    5/5 Paola S. on Feb 1, 2024

    Me and my boyfriend Love living at the hills at quail run , Staff is so friendly and the ammentities are great.

    4/5 Anonymous on Jan 29, 2022

    The swimming pool needs to be cleaned way more often , the maintenance on certain areas takes them alot of time to come and the things they fix usually gets ruined again too fast, there should be more available parking spots and more services Ro Offer

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    3429 Rustin Avenue, Riverside, CA 92507
    1 BED $1,825+
    2 BEDS $2,125+
    3 BEDS $2,750+
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    8507 Magnolia Ave, Riverside, CA 92504
    1 BED $1,601+
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    11520 Magnolia Ave, Riverside, CA 92505
    1 BED $2,170+
    2 BEDS $2,350+
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    8655 Arlington Ave, Riverside, CA 92503
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    2 BEDS $2,076+
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    3661 Merrill Avenue, Riverside, CA 92506
    1 BED $2,234+
    2 BEDS $2,959+
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    7431 Magnolia Ave., Riverside, CA 92504
    Studio $1,200+
    1 BED $1,800
    2+ BEDS $2,050+
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    4826 Van Buren Blvd., Riverside, CA 92503
    1 BED $1,909+
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    160 W Big Springs Rd, Riverside, CA 92507
    1 BED $1,845+
    2 BEDS $2,245+
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    2801 Adams St, Riverside, CA 92504
    1 BED $1,350+
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    1550 Central Ave, Riverside, CA 92507
    1 BED $2,347+
    2 BEDS $2,777+
    3 BEDS $3,114+
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    6195 PEGASUS DR, Riverside, CA 92503
    2 BEDS $2,201+
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    10406 Indiana Ave, Riverside, CA 92503
    1 BED $1,210+
    2 BEDS $1,545
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    3845 Polk Street, Riverside, CA 92505
    1 BED $1,881+
    2 BEDS $2,441+
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    1120 West Linden Street, Riverside, CA 92507
    1 BED $1,756+
    2 BEDS $2,245+
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    3411 Grande Vista Pkwy, Riverside, CA 92503
    Studio $2,055+
    1 BED $2,095+
    2 BEDS $2,720+
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    3939 Cranford Avenue, Riverside, CA 92507
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    3000 Van Buren Blvd, Riverside, CA 92503
    1 BED $2,020+
    2 BEDS $2,445+
    3 BEDS $3,063+
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    3610 Banbury Dr, Riverside, CA 92505
    1 BED $1,899
    2 BEDS $2,149+
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    3131 Watkins Drive, Riverside, CA 92507
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    2 BEDS $2,009
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    4301 La Sierra Avenue, Riverside, CA 92505
    2 BEDS $2,480+
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Average rent in Riverside, CA

$2,161/mo Riverside, CA average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Riverside, CA is $2,161.

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    Getting around in Riverside, CA

    9 /100
    Car-Dependent
    13 /100
    Minimal Transit
    17 /100
    Somewhat Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 9, Transit Score®: 13, Bike Score®: 17

    Frequently asked questions

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

    Prices and availability in Riverside, CA were last updated on 28 May 2024.

    What are the best apartments in Riverside, CA?

    The best apartments in Riverside, CA are: Citron Apartment Homes, Canyon Crest, Metro Gateway Apartment Homes, Riverwalk Landing Apartment Homes and The Hills at Quail Run Apartment Homes.

    What is the average rent in Riverside, CA?

    The average rent in Riverside, CA is $2,161. Start your search for apartments in Riverside, CA now.

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

    The price range for a studio apartment in Riverside, CA is between $1,590 and $4,251. View all studio apartments in Riverside, CA.

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

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Riverside, CA is between $1,350 and $6,696. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Riverside, CA now.

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

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Riverside, CA is between $1,350 and $7,749. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Riverside, CA.

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

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Riverside, CA is between $1,590 and $6,772. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Riverside, CA.

    What type of rental buildings are in Riverside, CA?

    In Riverside, 44% of the residents are renting compared to 56% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 15% of Riverside’s rentals, 51% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 33% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Riverside, 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 Riverside are about 31 years old, on average. Of these, 38% 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, 1% 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 Riverside, CA?

    Studio apartments in Riverside are around 5% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 42% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 44% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

    Riverside, CA in the news

    Living in Riverside, CA

    Living in location

    Ranked among "The 10 Happiest Cities for Young Professionals" by Forbes, Riverside is a revitalized mid-sized city nestled on the south side of the beautiful Santa Ana River. Specifically, the apartments for rent in Riverside are located 10 miles south of San Bernardino, CA; 25 miles northwest of the beaches; and 55 miles east of Los Angeles. Known for its live performances at iconic venues like the Riverside Convention Center, Municipal Auditorium, and The Box, renting in Riverside has grown into a collection of fresh new businesses and yearly festivals, like the Festival of Lights and Dickens Festival. Renters in Riverside also enjoy museums, theaters, fine dining, gardens and unique shopping experiences. With an array of amenities catering to tennis, golf, skateparks, and more, renting in Riverside is appealing to students, professionals with families, military personnel and commuters. Public education is provided to renters by the Riverside Unified School District.

    In Riverside, the synthesis of historic charm and modern innovation is evident. The city takes pride in its heritage with beautifully preserved sites like the Mission Inn, blending seamlessly with the bustling University of California campus. The area's agricultural roots are celebrated in local farmers' markets, offering fresh, organic produce throughout the year. Community engagement thrives through volunteer opportunities and civic groups, fostering a close-knit environment that attracts renters.

    Renting in Riverside, CA

    Here, downtown Riverside rentals are a mix of single-family houses and luxury lofts close to the Fox Theater and other live venues. Or, Canyon Crest - perched atop hilly terrain - offers modern rentals with stunning views and a collection of Canyon Crest Towne Centre shops and restaurants nearby. Meanwhile, Mission Grove (named after citrus groves and Mission Inn), delights with single-family houses and apartment rentals with easy access to major freeways through Mission Grove Plaza, while Orangecrest is a newer development with mainly single-family houses for rent near the 215 freeway and Orange Terrace Community Park. At the same time, La Sierra attracts student renters attending La Sierra University and offers a mix of single-family houses and luxury apartment rentals. Lastly, Hawarden Hills - which was inspired by British architecture - features single-family houses on mid-sized lots and is highly desired by renting families who want to enroll their children at Poly High School.

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    Shopping in Riverside, CA

    The most popular mall when renting in Riverside is Galleria at Tyler (with Disney, Forever21 and Macy's). Renters also frequent Main Street Riverside, a pedestrian walkway flanked by stores like A.D. Jewelry Creations, Mrs. Tiggly Winkles and Things They Love. Or, just one freeway exit away from downtown Riverside is the Riverside Plaza (home to Chico's, Marshalls and Nordstrom Rack), which is a favorite local hangout for renters to grab a bite to eat and watch a movie. In the vicinity, renters can also find essential stores like Kohl's, Walmart and Target for everyday shopping. Then, when it's time to get groceries, renters have access to Trader Joe's, Sprouts Farmers Market, and independent grocers, along with the weekly Riverside farmers' market that's held at Galleria at Tyler every Sunday.

    Transportation in Riverside, CA

    Although the area is walkable, renters usually stay out of the sun during the hot summers and, with its suburban neighborhood layouts, owning a private vehicle is recommended when renting in Riverside. Namely, Route 91 runs diagonally northeast-southwest into San Bernardino, joining with Route 60 and 215 by the University of California to the north. I-15 runs to the west and takes renters into Los Angeles. Alternatively, the Riverside Transit Authority provides 12 bus stops to keep renters connected to Riverside with additional routes for surrounding areas. The Metrolink Riverside Line also connects renters from the downtown area to LA Union Station. Finally, the most popular ridesharing services when renting in Riverside are Uber and Lyft, and the SBD International Airport is 15 miles northeast of Riverside.

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