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    Kitchen at Bixby Hill Apartments, Long Beach, California Gorgeous Bedroom at Bixby Hill Apartments, Long Beach
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    1025 Palo Verde Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90815
    3 Units available
    1 BED $3,119+
    2 BEDS $4,316+
    3 BEDS $4,778+
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    5/5 Anonymous on Oct 1, 2023

    I love living here, the community is very quiet, the neigbors are kind, parking is easily accessible, and the ammenities this place has to offer are great. This is easily a top pick when compared to other appartments and communities elsewhere.

    5/5 Anonymous on Mar 10, 2023

    I've lived in the property for a little over a year and I love it. The area is nice and quiet and the people living in the community are friendly for the most part. I would definitely recommend the properties to others.

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    Marina Apartments & Boat Slips Long Beach, CA Apartment Entry Marina Apartments & Boat Slips Long Beach, CA Apartment Bedroom
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    5440 E. Sorrento, Long Beach, CA 90803
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    4.5/5 Daniel H. on Dec 3, 2021

    I absolutely love living here.

    4.5/5 Nina A. on Jan 17, 2020

    Amazing apartment complex!! Thank you for all that you do Hector and Tania

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    1615 Electric Ave., Seal Beach, CA 90740
    2 BEDS $3,550
  • 111 14Th St, Seal Beach, CA 90740
  • 111 14Th St, Seal Beach, CA 90740
  • 111 14Th St, Seal Beach, CA 90740
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    1025 Palo Verde Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90815
    1 BED $3,119+
    2 BEDS $4,316+
    3 BEDS $4,778+
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  • 111 14Th St, Seal Beach, CA 90740
  • 111 14Th St, Seal Beach, CA 90740
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    16842 Baruna Lane, Huntington Beach, CA 92649
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    14092-14102 Ash Street, Westminster, CA 92683
    1 BED $1,850
    2 BEDS $2,250
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    5440 E. Sorrento, Long Beach, CA 90803
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    54 62Nd Place, Long Beach, CA 90803
    Studio $1,700
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    4671-4701 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach, CA 92649
    1 BED $2,300
    2 BEDS $2,750
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    3612 Green Avenue, Los Alamitos, CA 90720
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    5441 E. 2Nd St., Long Beach, CA 90803
    1 BED $2,150
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    6200 Edinger Ave, Huntington Beach, CA 92647
    1 BED $2,240
    2 BEDS $2,930
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    Pomona Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90803
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    40 Bayshore Ave, Long Beach, CA 90803
    1 BED $2,250
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    15562 Wild Cherry Circle, Huntington Beach, CA 92647
    4 BEDS $5,975
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    243 Covina Ave., Long Beach, CA 90803
    2 BEDS $3,400
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    3342 W. Cerritos Ave, Los Alamitos, CA 90720
    1 BED $2,755+
    2 BEDS $3,417+
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    13782 Locust Street, Westminster, CA 92683
    2 BEDS $2,595
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    13782 Locust Street #4, Westminster, CA 92683
    2 BEDS $2,495+
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    13881-13891 Cedar St And 13872-13882 Locust St, Westminster, CA 92683
    2 BEDS $2,850
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Average rent in Seal Beach, CA

$2,507/mo Seal Beach, CA average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Seal Beach, CA is $2,507.

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Getting around in Seal Beach, CA

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27 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Transit Score®: 36, Bike Score®: 27

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Seal Beach, CA last updated?

Prices and availability in Seal Beach, CA were last updated on 26 May 2024.

What are the best apartments in Seal Beach, CA?

The best apartments in Seal Beach, CA are: 1615 Electric Ave., 111 14th St, 111 14th St, 111 14th St and 111 14th St.

What is the average rent in Seal Beach, CA?

The average rent in Seal Beach, CA is $2,507. Start your search for apartments in Seal Beach, CA now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Seal Beach, CA is between $3,550 and $3,995. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Seal Beach, CA.

What type of rental buildings are in Seal Beach, CA?

In Seal Beach 24% of the housing is rented out compared to 76% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 18% of Seal Beach’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 65% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 17% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Seal Beach, 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 Seal Beach are about 52 years old, on average. Of these, none 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 2 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 Seal Beach, CA?

Rental apartments in Seal Beach come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 10% 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 49% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 41% of all rentals in Seal Beach. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Seal Beach, CA

Located in the westernmost corner of Orange County, Seal Beach is a small, coastal city that attracts young professionals, renters and retirees. Renters in the city enjoy a wide range of water sports and a vibrant community by the beach. Seal Beach is about 28 miles from Los Angeles and is known for its surf spots and easy access to Long Beach and Huntington Beach. However, the seaside destination has more than just its beach to offer renters: Different hiking and biking trails; museums and historical sites; and a fantastic restaurant scene also appeal to renters. Seal Beach has a semi-arid climate with some Mediterranean features. There are only 13 inches of rain per year, no snow and more sunny days than the U.S. average.

Renting in Seal Beach, CA

Seal Beach features seven neighborhoods for its renters with close-knit and down-to-earth communities. The suburban area has an urban-suburban mix that most renters appreciate and is especially attractive to retirees. Seal Beach offers beachfront homes, single-family homes in the suburbs, rental apartments and upscale communities where you’ll likely see mansions for rent. Popular places to rent an apartment include College Park East, Old Town Seal Beach and Bridgeport. The Seal Beach rental scene usually ranks as one of the most expensive in the U.S. In the city, short-term vacation rentals are banned, except for some legal vacation rentals in the city. Note that, for renters in Seal Beach, the landlord has 30 days to fix an issue like a lack of water or a rodent infestation. Additionally, any rent increases up to 10% require a 30-day written notice from the landlord, with the maximum being 5% per year.

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Shopping in Seal Beach, CA

Seal Beach offers its renters different shopping opportunities, from major malls to unique, beachside stores. There are a variety of restaurants, parks and coffee shops in the residential areas. The major shopping mall in the city is the Seal Beach Center, which has a mix of stores and dining options. Seal Beach Village is another popular choice, offering outdoor stands in addition to indoor shops. Meanwhile, renters shop for their groceries at Sprouts Farmers Market, Pavilions, Ralphs and 7-Eleven. There are also a number of popular chain stores at the malls, like Kohl’s; Burlington; Marshalls; Bed Bath & Beyond; and Target.

Transportation in Seal Beach, CA

Seal Beach is a highly walkable city, especially in the downtown area. It’s also bikeable, with different trails and bike lanes provided to renters who cycle. Seal Beach also provides public transportation to its renters via the Orange County Transportation Authority. This includes buses, Share the Ride, taxis and paratransit services. There’s also a SNEMT program for seniors in the city. Due to its large population of retirees, Seal Beach also provides senior transportation services, which include shuttle services and a Dial-a-Ride service. These are provided at no cost to the seniors. Finally, the closest airport to Seal Beach is Long Beach Airport, which is about six miles away and has domestic and international flights.

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