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Average rent in Vallejo, CA

$2,160/mo Vallejo, CA average rental price, February 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Vallejo, CA is $2,160.

Vallejo, CA apartment rent ranges

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Getting around in Vallejo, CA

53 /100
Somewhat Walkable
34 /100
Some Transit
26 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 53, Transit Score®: 34, Bike Score®: 26

Frequently asked questions

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

Prices and availability in Vallejo, CA were last updated on 23 Mar 2023.

What are the best apartments in Vallejo, CA?

The best apartments in Vallejo, CA are: Sharis Apartments, Sterling Village Apartment Homes, Bay Village, The Meritage and FOREST GLENN APARTMENTS.

What is the average rent in Vallejo, CA?

The average rent in Vallejo, CA is $2,160. Start your search for apartments in Vallejo, CA now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in Vallejo, CA is between $1,400 and $10,000. View all studio apartments in Vallejo, CA.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Vallejo, CA is between $1,400 and $3,080. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Vallejo, CA now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Vallejo, CA is between $1,600 and $3,645. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Vallejo, CA.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Vallejo, CA is between $1,700 and $3,224. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Vallejo, CA.

What type of rental buildings are in Vallejo, CA?

In Vallejo 42% of the housing is rented out compared to 58% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 11% of Vallejo’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 47% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 42% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Vallejo, 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 Vallejo are about 39 years old, on average. Of these, 19% 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 92% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 3% are mid-rises, and 3% are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in Vallejo, CA?

Studio apartments in Vallejo are around 4% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 43% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 47% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

Living in Vallejo, CA

Vallejo is a small California town located on the San Pablo Bay, roughly 30 miles north of San Francisco. Vallejo is known for its naval tradition — the Mare Island Naval Shipyard operated here from 1854 all the way until 1996, and Vallejo Naval and Historic Museum celebrates this history. Today, Vallejo is best known as the home of the Six Flags Discovery Kingdom theme park. It is also home to Tuoro University, which primarily offers graduate-level healthcare degrees. As a result, many people renting in Vallejo are either students or faculty staff at Tuoro University. What attracts many renters to Vallejo is its beautiful weather and convenient location. While Vallejo itself doesn’t have too much to do on the weekends, renters can easily drive to San Francisco, Oakland, Napa Valley, or even Lake Tahoe.

Renting in Vallejo, CA

Many renters choose to move to Vallejo for the affordability. Although Vallejo’s cost of living is still higher than the national average, it is much lower than other cities in the Bay Area. Homes and apartments in Vallejo provide more bang for the buck, with more square footage and more outdoor space than rentals in bigger cities. Although Vallejo is a suburb, most neighborhoods are relatively dense and walkable. However, some pockets of Vallejo have a high crime rate, so renters will want to be mindful of their safety when exploring town. Vallejo has a mix of single-family homes and mid-rise apartment buildings. The application process can be competitive, so renters will need to move quickly they want to secure an apartment. In recent years, there has been an influx of families renting in Vallejo and commuting to San Francisco or Oakland for work.

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Vallejo, CA demographics

Vallejo, CA has a population of 125,350 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 64,149 of Vallejo’s residents are women and 61,201 are men. The median age of those who live in Vallejo, CA is 39.8.

Shopping in Vallejo, CA

Renters in Vallejo won’t have to go far to find groceries and other essentials. Most neighborhoods in Vallejo have their own grocery stores. These include national chains like Safeway as well as discount grocery stores and international markets. Downtown Vallejo also hosts a local farmer’s market. For big box stores and other shopping options, renters often visit Gateway Plaza on the north side of Vallejo, where they have access to shops like Target, Costco, Ross, Lowe’s, Best Buy, and Kohl’s. There aren’t many other large shopping centers in Vallejo, but there are options in towns nearby. For example, renters can drive to nearby Pacheco to visit the Sunvalley Shopping Center, which is a mall with hundreds of retail stores.

Vallejo, CA households

  • 29,561 Family
    14,322 Non-family
  • 14,463 Children
    29,420 No Children
  • 43,883Total Number of Households
  • 2.82Average People Per Household
  • $78,243Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 43,883 households in Vallejo, CA. 29,561 are family households and 14,322 are non-family households. There are 14,463 households with children in Vallejo and 29,420 households without children. On average, about 2.82 people live in a household in Vallejo, CA.

Transportation in Vallejo, CA

Most renters in Vallejo opt to use cars to get around, and many apartment buildings have garages or driveways for parking. Although some other transportation options are available, driving is the fastest way to get from place to place. This is especially true for renters that commute to other cities in the Bay Area for work. There are buses available for Vallejo renters who do not have a car. Soltrans offers both local buses and express buses to other cities in the Bay Area. Another unique form of transportation that Vallejo offers is the San Francisco Bay Ferry, which runs from downtown Vallejo to the San Francisco Embarcadero. This is a popular transportation option for renters who commute into the city.

Vallejo, CA education statistics

The level of education of the population of Vallejo, CA is as follows: 5% have no high school education, 31% completed some high school, 30% partially completed college, 9% have an Associate Degree, 17% have a Bachelor Degree, and 7% have a Graduate Degree.

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