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    766 First Street, Gilroy, CA 95020
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    7936 Westwood Drive, Gilroy, CA 95020
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    7190 Eigleberry Street, Gilroy, CA 95020
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    2 BEDS $2,525
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    1335 W. Luchessa Ave, Gilroy, CA 95020
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    9050 Kern Avenue, Gilroy, CA 95020
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    2 BEDS $2,900
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    31 Cohansey Avenue, Gilroy, CA 95020
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    200 East 10Th Street, Gilroy, CA 95020
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    2 BEDS $1,934+
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    515 Barrett Ave, Suite 130, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
    1 BED $2,021
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    1100 Vintage Lane, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
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    16945 Del Monte Avenue, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
    1 BED $2,665+
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    790 Vista Montana Drive #105, Watsonville, CA 95076
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    611 Tuttle Ave., Watsonville, CA 95076
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    44 Hill Ave, Watsonville, CA 95076
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    Westfield Duets, Hollister, CA 95023
    3 BEDS $2,945+
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    116 -120 Elm St., Watsonville, CA 95076
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    201 Pacifica Boulevard, Watsonville, CA 95076
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    31 Lassen Way, Watsonville, CA 95076
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    Bay Hill Apartments, Inc., Capitola, CA 95010
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Average rent in Gilroy, CA

$2,534/mo Gilroy, CA average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Gilroy, CA is $2,534.

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Getting around in Gilroy, CA

16 /100
Car-Dependent
32 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 16, Bike Score®: 32

Frequently asked questions

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

Prices and availability in Gilroy, CA were last updated on 19 Jul 2024.

What are the best apartments in Gilroy, CA?

The best apartments in Gilroy, CA are: The Vineyards, Mission Park, 110 Graham Apartments, Cypress Pointe and Twin Oaks Town Homes.

What is the average rent in Gilroy, CA?

The average rent in Gilroy, CA is $2,534. Start your search for apartments in Gilroy, CA now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in Gilroy, CA is between $2,525 and $3,100. View all studio apartments in Gilroy, CA.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Gilroy, CA is between $1,934 and $2,990. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Gilroy, CA now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Gilroy, CA is between $1,934 and $5,367. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Gilroy, CA.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Gilroy, CA is between $2,015 and $3,100. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Gilroy, CA.

What type of rental buildings are in Gilroy, CA?

In Gilroy 35% of the housing is rented out compared to 65% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 9% of Gilroy’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 55% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 34% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Gilroy, 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 Gilroy are about 25 years old, on average. Of these, 48% 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 88% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 12% 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 Gilroy, CA?

Rental apartments in Gilroy come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 0% 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 31% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 48% of all rentals in Gilroy. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Gilroy, CA

Gilroy is a city in California’s Santa Clara County, located in the South Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area. Dubbed the “Garlic Capital of the World,” Gilroy is a fast-growing city that attracts renters with its extensive job market, stable economy and entertainment opportunities. The Mediterranean climate of Gilroy is characterized by warm, dry summers and mild, wet winters with average temperatures ranging between 42°F and 86°F. Precipitation is evenly distributed throughout the year, but is often in the form of winter storms, which can sometimes bring heavy rains and strong winds. The city is also home to Gilroy Gardens, the Bolado Park Event Center, and the Santa Clara Valley Wine Trail, so there are activities for all types of renters. Plus, with its proximity to Silicon Valley, Gilroy is a popular place to rent for those who work in the tech industry.

Renting in Gilroy, CA

Most properties for rent in Gilroy are apartments and single-family homes with a modern architectural style. They’re primarily located along the intersection of U.S. Highway 101 and State Route 152, thereby ensuring that renters will be close to amenities and transit options. Apartments for rent in Gilroy typically have one or two bedrooms, while single-family rentals have two or more bedrooms. Renters in Gilroy also enjoy the benefits of living in a rent-controlled city, which means that landlords can’t increase rent by more than 5% plus inflation, capped at 10% per year. In addition, landlords have to provide and keep the unit habitable, but may ask for a security deposit. The deposit is typically two months’ rent if the rental unit is unfurnished and three months’ rent for furnished units. Terminating the lease requires a prior written notice from either side.

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Shopping in Gilroy, CA

Gilroy is a popular shopper’s haven, home to several malls that are well-known throughout the county: Gilroy Premium Outlets is one of the favorite outlet malls in the area, home to premium brands like Kate Spade New York, lululemon, Michael Kors, Ann Taylor, Calvin Klein, Banana Republic, Hugo Boss, Guess and more. Likewise, Gilroy Crossing, South Valley Plaza Shopping Center, Pacheco Center, and Town Plaza Shopping Center are also popular shopping venues where renters can shop from branded and independently run stores. Meanwhile, renters can find most major grocery chains and department stores along major roads. Stores like Target, Walmart, Costco, Walgreens, Lowe’s, and the local Safeway are the main spots where renters shop for groceries and home goods.

Transportation in Gilroy, CA

While there is limited bike and pedestrian infrastructure here, Gilroy remains a car-dependent city for the most part. Specifically, State Route 152 and U.S. Highway 101 are the main thoroughfares that renters use to get to other cities and areas. Alternatively, there are other ways to get around, including several public transportation options. Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority, known as VTA, is the primary bus transportation provider in the city, with regular lines to San Jose and Sunnyvale. In addition, Monterey-Salinas Transit (MST) and San Benito County Local Transportation Authority (LTA) also have regular bus lines with stops in Gilroy. The southern terminus of Caltrain is also located in Gilroy, so renters can use the commuter trains running from the city to the Santa Clara Valley, San Francisco Peninsula and San Francisco. Amtrak’s Capitol Corridor line from San Jose to Santa Barbara Thruway Motorcoach also stops in Gilroy. Uber and Lyft are the primary ridesharing providers for renters who want to use on-demand carpool services. Finally, the Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport is the nearest airport with domestic and international flights.

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