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    100 Esplanade Ave, Pacifica, CA 94044
    3 Units available
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    1 BED $3,035
    2 BEDS $3,660
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    5/5 Kani on Mar 31, 2024

    Living about a year and totally recommend this place. Very quiet, respectful neighborhood. Never witnessed any car windows crashing.

    5/5 Mourad on Mar 25, 2024

    Amazing service & service I'm really happy to be part of this community

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    400 San Mateo Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066
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    1 BED $2,874+
    2+ BEDS $3,904+
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    750-756 Glenview Drive, San Bruno, CA 94066
    1 BED $2,525
    2 BEDS $2,995
    3 BEDS $3,600
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    842 Antoinette Lane, South San Francisco, CA 94080
    Studio $1,859+
    1 BED $2,454+
    2+ BEDS $2,786+
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    988 El Camino Real, South San Francisco, CA 94080
    Studio $3,065+
    1 BED $3,420+
    2 BEDS $4,360+
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    100 Esplanade Ave, Pacifica, CA 94044
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    1 BED $3,035
    2 BEDS $3,660
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    1275 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030
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    744 Circle Court, South San Francisco, CA 94080
    2 BEDS $3,600
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    150 Airport Blvd., South San Francisco, CA 94080
    Studio $2,850+
    1 BED $3,150+
    2 BEDS $5,275+
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    400 Cypress Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94080
    Studio $2,840+
    1 BED $3,180+
    2+ BEDS $3,945+
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    1410 Millbrae Ave, Millbrae, CA 94030
    2 BEDS $3,095
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    202 Clifden Drive, South San Francisco, CA 94080
    3 BEDS $3,800
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    164 Marbly Avenue, Daly City, CA 94015
    3 BEDS $4,100
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    279 Imperial Dr. #1, Pacifica, CA 94044
    2 BEDS $2,927+
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    278 Beachview Avenue Unit 23, Pacifica, CA 94044
    2 BEDS $4,300
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    3133 Frontera Way, Burlingame, CA 94010
    1 BED $2,900+
    2 BEDS $3,994+
    3 BEDS $5,364+
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    3133 Frontera Way, Burlingame, CA 94010
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    960 St. Francis Blvd., Daly City, CA 94015
    Studio $2,170
    1 BED $2,520+
    2 BEDS $3,195
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    1580 Southgate Ave, Daly City, CA 94015
    1 BED $2,606+
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    11 Tiara Court, Burlingame, CA 94010
    2 BEDS $3,850
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    1141 El Camino Real, Burlingame, CA 94010
    1 BED $2,525
    2 BEDS $3,125
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    912 El Camino Real, Burlingame, CA 94010
    Studio $1,850
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    1008 Carolan Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010
    1 BED $3,037+
    2 BEDS $4,809+
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    26 Terrace View Court, Daly City, CA 94015
    Studio $2,195+
    1 BED $2,361+
    2 BEDS $3,050+
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    1145 Edgeworth, Daly City, CA 94015
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Average rent in San Bruno, CA

$3,061/mo San Bruno, CA average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in San Bruno, CA is $3,061.

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Getting around in San Bruno, CA

41 /100
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27 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 41, Bike Score®: 27

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in San Bruno, CA last updated?

Prices and availability in San Bruno, CA were last updated on 21 May 2024.

What are the best apartments in San Bruno, CA?

The best apartments in San Bruno, CA are: Aperture and Skycrest Apartments.

What is the average rent in San Bruno, CA?

The average rent in San Bruno, CA is $3,061. Start your search for apartments in San Bruno, CA now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in San Bruno, CA is between $3,037 and $5,948. View all studio apartments in San Bruno, CA.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in San Bruno, CA is between $2,525 and $3,827. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in San Bruno, CA now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in San Bruno, CA is between $2,995 and $5,939. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in San Bruno, CA.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in San Bruno, CA is between $3,600 and $5,948. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in San Bruno, CA.

What type of rental buildings are in San Bruno, CA?

In San Bruno 39% of the housing is rented out compared to 61% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 20% of San Bruno’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 61% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 18% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in San Bruno, CA?

The average age of rental buildings in San Bruno is 26 years old, with 66% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 4 stories, of which 93% are garden-style apartment communities, 38% 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 San Bruno, CA?

Rental apartments in San Bruno come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 4% of units for rent, ideal for singles, renters on a budget and people who value central locations more than space. Rentals with 1-bedroom floorplans make up 55% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 38% of all rentals in San Bruno. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in San Bruno, CA

San Bruno is a small town that’s only 12 miles from downtown San Francisco. As such, many people who work in the San Francisco area make their homes in San Bruno in well-appointed rental communities. The landscape here is mostly flatland that runs up against the gorgeous vistas of the Santa Cruz Mountains. Hiking and outdoor activities — like parks and recreation — are very popular throughout the city. One of the best parks is Junipero Serra Park with beautiful views of San Francisco Bay. The mild Mediterranean climate also makes this an ideal place for renters to live as the winters don’t get very cold and the summers are pleasantly mild. For renters with families, the above-average public school system is run by the San Bruno Park School District.

Renting in San Bruno, CA

With an urban/suburban mix of amenities and proximity to San Francisco, San Bruno is a popular suburb to rent a home. Specifically, renters here can look forward to modern amenities inside each rental apartment, like walk-in closets; washers and dryers; vaulted ceilings; and pet-friendly atmospheres. There are also pools that are open year-round, walking trails and dog parks in most rental apartment communities. Considering that almost half of the population here rents their homes, the options are vast. There are also some walkable neighborhoods for renters, including San Mateo Avenue, which has a main street feel, but includes a variety of independent stores with an international flair. Great food and boutique shops also line this street near rental apartments.

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Shopping in San Bruno, CA

Aside from San Mateo Avenue, renters can check out many other shopping plazas around town. Those near rental apartments include the Shops at Tanforan; San Bruno Towne Center; and Bayhill Shopping Center. The latter has a pharmacy; a grocery store; and a few other service-type shops, like banks and salons. For an indoor mall, renters can go to the Stonestown Galleria in San Francisco, which is only 10 minutes away from San Bruno. It’s a two-story mall with more than 100 stores and Target as its anchor. Meanwhile, the grocery stores in the area that renters frequent include Lucky; Sam’s Food Mart; and Lunardi’s Market, which is a gourmet, upscale store with lots of organic and specialty items.

Transportation in San Bruno, CA

Because San Bruno is so close to San Francisco, many people who rent in San Bruno and work in San Francisco take the excellent public transportation system. It’s run by the Bay Area Rapid Transit System, or “BART,” as it’s known by locals. The main station in San Bruno is right next to the police station and rentals, making it a convenient transportation option for renters who commute each day. San Bruno is also part of a peninsula-wide bus system that’s run by San Mateo County. These buses go throughout the town and into San Francisco, as well. Finally, for air travel, renters can fly out of San Francisco International Airport, which is only five minutes away.

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