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Apartments for Rent in Spring Valley, CA
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    2758 Lake Pointe Drive, Spring Valley, CA 91977
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    2 BEDS $2,997+
    3 BEDS $3,830+
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    3827 Conrad Drive, Spring Valley, CA 91977
    1 BED $2,195+
    2 BEDS $2,795
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    8965 Switzer Dr, Spring Valley, CA 91977
    2 BEDS $2,200
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    8956 Harness Street, Spring Valley, CA 91977
    1 BED $1,619
    2 BEDS $1,926
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    8760 Jamacha Road, Spring Valley, CA 91977
    1 BED $1,243+
    2 BEDS $1,488+
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    8885 Orville Street, Spring Valley, CA 91977
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    9211 Amys Street, Spring Valley, CA 91977
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    4265 Palm Avenue, La Mesa, CA 91941
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    2 BEDS $2,832+
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    2450 Hilton Head Place, El Cajon, CA 92019
    1 BED $2,471+
    2 BEDS $2,682+
    3 BEDS $3,349+
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    4242 Spring St., La Mesa, CA 91941
    1 BED $1,846+
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    1790 Dayton Drive, LEMON GROVE, CA 91945
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    4341 Spring Street, La Mesa, CA 91941
    Studio $1,769+
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    4508 Third Street, La Mesa, CA 91941
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    100 Citronica Lane, Lemon Grove, CA 91945
    1 BED $2,290+
    2 BEDS $2,981+
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    7844 Paradise Valley Rd, San Diego, CA 92139
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    8585 La Mesa Blvd., La Mesa, CA 91942
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    1 BED $2,495
    2 BEDS $2,922+
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    1011 Leslie Rd, El Cajon, CA 92020
    1 BED $1,300
    2 BEDS $2,250
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    7914 La Mesa Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942
    1 BED $2,150
    2 BEDS $2,600
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    4949 Baltimore Drive, La Mesa, CA 91942
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    1 BED $2,696+
    2+ BEDS $3,599+
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    5810 Amaya Drive, La Mesa, CA 91942
    1 BED $2,325+
    2 BEDS $2,595+
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    939 E Washington Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020
    2 BEDS $2,100
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    5636 Amaya Dr, La Mesa, CA 91942
    1 BED $2,256+
    2 BEDS $3,186+
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    431 Van Houten Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020
    3 BEDS $2,750
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    5365, 5435, 5465 Marengo Ave, La Mesa, CA 91942
    Studio $1,900
    1 BED $1,995
    2 BEDS $2,550
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    740 Washington Heights, El Cajon, CA 92020
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Average rent in Spring Valley, CA

$2,412/mo Spring Valley, CA average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Spring Valley, CA is $2,412.

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Getting around in Spring Valley, CA

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Walk Score®: 2, Bike Score®: 5

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Spring Valley, CA last updated?

Prices and availability in Spring Valley, CA were last updated on 22 May 2024.

What are the best apartments in Spring Valley, CA?

The best apartments in Spring Valley, CA are: Lakeview 88, 8965 Switzer Dr, The Sophia at Mount Helix, Peppertree Senior Apartments and Spring Villas.

What is the average rent in Spring Valley, CA?

The average rent in Spring Valley, CA is $2,412. Start your search for apartments in Spring Valley, CA now.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Spring Valley, CA is between $1,243 and $4,015. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Spring Valley, CA now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Spring Valley, CA is between $1,488 and $3,390. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Spring Valley, CA.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Spring Valley, CA is between $3,830 and $4,015. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Spring Valley, CA.

What type of rental buildings are in Spring Valley, CA?

In Spring Valley 39% of the housing is rented out compared to 61% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 5% of Spring Valley’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 30% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Spring Valley, 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 Spring Valley are about 37 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 Spring Valley, CA?

Rental apartments in Spring Valley 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 20% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 73% of all rentals in Spring Valley. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Spring Valley, CA

Only 13 square miles wide, Spring Valley is a small town in San Diego County with rolling hills and valley views. It’s 12 miles east of San Diego, three miles south of La Mesa, six miles south of El Cajon, and 20 minutes north of the U.S.-Mexico border. Renters will find the local economy in Spring Valley is supported by a rising number of office and administrative support positions; sales careers; and managerial roles. Meanwhile, renters with families send their children to La Mesa-Spring Valley Schools. Spring Valley has an average temperature of 89°F in the summer and 68°F in the winter.

Renting in Spring Valley, CA

Surrounded by parks and nature preserves on all sides, renting in Spring Valley provides a small-town feel, while maintaining close proximity to big-city amenities. Spring Valley has a long history of volunteer work to make communities as clean and family-oriented as possible. Business professionals who commute and have small families can often be found renting in Spring Valley. There are also some rentals within retirement communities, as well (often larger houses for rent with sizeable yards). Compared to San Diego, the houses and apartments for rent in Spring Valley are less expensive. Additionally, most rentals were built in the 1980s. In general, renting in Spring Valley gets more expensive the closer the rentals get to San Diego.

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Shopping in Spring Valley, CA

Most renters do their major shopping in places outside of Spring Valley. For instance, the most popular shopping mall is Fashion Valley in San Diego, which is 15 miles west. Otherwise, renters sometimes choose a closer shopping center called Parkway Plaza in neighboring El Cajon (seven miles northeast). Both are accessible via Interstate 8. Chain stores in Spring Valley include Target, Dollar Tree, CVS and Ross. Renters also have a variety of grocery stores to choose from, such as Albertsons; Rolando’s Market; G&M Market; and Valley Farm Market. Popular restaurants to visit while renting in Spring Valley include Ranas; Pho and Grill International; Cali Comfort BBQ; and Zad Mediterranean Cuisine.

Transportation in Spring Valley, CA

Because there is no public transportation, renting in Spring Valley requires a car. That said, the San Diego Metropolitan Transit System does provide two bus routes that stop near Spring Valley: Route 855 runs southeast from La Mesa to Rancho San Diego. The nearest bus stop for renters taking Route 855 is the Spring Street Station in La Mesa (five minutes from Spring Valley). Alternatively, Route 856 travels east and west from San Diego University to Cuyamaca College. In that case, renters will find the nearest bus stop in Grove Transit Center in San Diego (five miles west of Spring Valley). Finally, to reach San Diego by tram, renters first walk to the bus stop on Sweetwater Road & Troy Street and take Route 856 to Broadway & Main Street. Then, at Lemon Grove Depot, take the tram on the Orange line into San Diego. Renters can reach San Diego by tram in a little more than an hour.

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