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Apartments for Rent in Thousand Oaks, CA
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Average rent in Thousand Oaks, CA

$2,806/mo Thousand Oaks, CA average rental price, July 2022
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Thousand Oaks, CA is $2,806.

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    Getting around in Thousand Oaks, CA

    12 /100
    Car-Dependent
    14 /100
    Minimal Transit
    31 /100
    Somewhat Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 12, Transit Score®: 14, Bike Score®: 31

    Frequently asked questions

    When were prices and availability in Thousand Oaks, CA last updated?

    Prices and availability in Thousand Oaks, CA were last updated on 9 Dec 2022.

    What are the best apartments in Thousand Oaks, CA?

    The best apartments in Thousand Oaks, CA are: Monarch at Dos Vientos, Arroyo Villa Apts, The Meadows at Westlake Village, Casa Linda Apartments and Westcreek Apartments.

    What is the average rent in Thousand Oaks, CA?

    The average rent in Thousand Oaks, CA is $2,806. Start your search for apartments in Thousand Oaks, CA now.

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

    The price range for a studio apartment in Thousand Oaks, CA is between $1,450 and $3,745. View all studio apartments in Thousand Oaks, CA.

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

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Thousand Oaks, CA is between $1,800 and $5,065. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Thousand Oaks, CA now.

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

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Thousand Oaks, CA is between $2,350 and $6,195. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Thousand Oaks, CA.

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

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Thousand Oaks, CA is between $2,255 and $6,395. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Thousand Oaks, CA.

    What type of rental buildings are in Thousand Oaks, CA?

    In Thousand Oaks 31% of the housing is rented out compared to 69% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 11% of Thousand Oaks’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 32% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Thousand Oaks, 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 Thousand Oaks are about 41 years old, on average. Of these, 8% 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 93% 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 Thousand Oaks, CA?

    Studio apartments in Thousand Oaks are around 3% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 40% 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.

    Renter's guide to Thousand Oaks, CA

    Thousand Oaks is a large suburban city in Southern California, resting just 35 miles northwest of Los Angeles. Thousand Oaks is also just 70 miles northwest of Anaheim, and a short 15 miles north of Malibu.

    The city was officially the first incorporated city in the Conejo Valley, and is well-known for being one of the few cities in the area to have actually followed and stuck with a master plan. It has also encouraged mixed-use development, giving the city’s downtown a unique mix of both retail and residential areas.

    The weather in Thousand Oaks is very pleasant, as the area experiences a dry-summer subtropical zone climate, with dry, sunny summers and very mild winters with moderate rainfall.

    Tips for renting in Thousand Oaks, CA

    Thousand Oaks renters’ rights are governed by California state law, and for the most part are consistent with US tenant laws. Although California does have some important regulations regarding owners and tenants that renters should be aware of. Any owner who wants a tenant to move must give them 30-days’ written notice, or 60-days’ written notice if the tenant has lived on the property for one year or more.

    Also, if tenants have any issues that affect tenantability, they can make repairs themselves or pay to have them made. Then, that money may be deducted from rent costs. However, this cannot exceed the cost of one month’s rent for any repair, and cannot be done more than twice per year.

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    Thousand Oaks, CA demographics

    Thousand Oaks, CA has a population of 127,648 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 65,331 of Thousand Oaks’s residents are women and 62,317 are men. The median age of those who live in Thousand Oaks, CA is 44.4.

    Living in Thousand Oaks, CA

    One of the biggest pros to living in Thousand Oaks is that it’s a great place to raise a family. Not only does the area have excellent school districts, but according to an annual report by the FBI, Thousand Oaks, CA was named the 4th safest city to live in America with over 100,000 people in 2013.

    One of the few cons to living in Thousand Oaks is the relatively high cost of living compared to other areas of the state. Although the cost of living in Thousand Oaks is considerably less than many other nearby Los Angeles suburbs, so many also view the cost of living as a positive.

    Thousand Oaks, CA households

    • 31,706 Family
      14,635 Non-family
    • 13,053 Children
      33,288 No Children
    • 46,341Total Number of Households
    • 2.71Average People Per Household
    • $108,377Median Household Income

    According to U.S. Census data, there are 46,341 households in Thousand Oaks, CA. 31,706 are family households and 14,635 are non-family households. There are 13,053 households with children in Thousand Oaks and 33,288 households without children. On average, about 2.71 people live in a household in Thousand Oaks, CA.

    Things to do in Thousand Oaks, CA

    Thousand Oaks offers a little something for everyone and has a wide variety of nightlife options.

    For a night out to dinner there are no shortage of restaurants in Thousand Oaks, and the city boasts a wide variety of options. Borderline Bar and Grill is one of the most popular spots in town, and has nightly entertainment that includes comedy, west coast swing, and salsa dancing.

    Thousand Oaks also offers a wide range of shopping options, most notably the Thousand Oaks Mall, also known as The Oaks. The Oaks mall features over 100 stores, more than a dozen restaurants, and even has a movie theater.

    Thousand Oaks also has great recreational options, with the most popular being the Thousand Oaks Community Park. The park covers over 35 acres, and includes full-sized softball and soccer fields, tennis courts, a disc golf course, playground, and picnic area. For something to do in Thousand Oaks without spending money, the park also hosts many large-scale events throughout the year including a spring arts and crafts festival, free summer concert series, and Bark in the Park—one of the biggest dog festivals in Ventura county.

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    Thousand Oaks also has great recreational options, with the most popular being the Thousand Oaks Community Park. The park covers over 35 acres, and includes full-sized softball and soccer fields, tennis courts, a disc golf course, playground, and picnic area. For something to do in Thousand Oaks without spending money, the park also hosts many large-scale events throughout the year including a spring arts and crafts festival, free summer concert series, and Bark in the Park—one of the biggest dog festivals in Ventura county.

    And for things to do with kids, the Grant R. Brimhall Library has an amazing area for children, including a 3,800-gallon saltwater aquarium, a technology training area, kids’ programming room, and quiet study rooms! Or they can check out the Thousand Oaks Civic Plaza, an amphitheater hosting hundreds of concerts, recitals, plays, and more every year.

    Sports fans in Thousand Oaks can head to the Sherwood Country Club, a Jack-Nicklaus-designed course which is home to the annual Chevron World Challenge golf tournament hosted by Tiger Woods. The Los Angeles Rams also train nearby, and both the Rams and the Chargers of the NFL play their games in Los Angeles.

    Sports fans in Thousand Oaks can head to the Sherwood Country Club, a Jack-Nicklaus-designed course which is home to the annual Chevron World Challenge golf tournament hosted by Tiger Woods. The Los Angeles Rams also train nearby, and both the Rams and the Chargers of the NFL play their games in Los Angeles.

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    Thousand Oaks, CA employment & economy

    The local economy of Thousand Oaks includes a wide range of businesses, including electronics, automotive, healthcare, telecommunications, biotechnology and finance. J.D. Power and Associates, Amgen, SAGE Publications and Teledyne Technologies all have headquarters here, while Verizon, Audi, General Motors, BMW, Anthem Blue Cross and Bank of America all have regional offices in Thousand Oaks.

    With such a wide variety of businesses and jobs in the city, the unemployment rate in Thousand Oaks is just 4.9%, well below the California state average of 6.3%.

    Education in Thousand Oaks, CA

    Thousand Oaks has a great public school system and is served by the Conejo Valley Unified School District. The district has numerous secondary public schools including Thousand Oaks High School, Newbury Park High School and Westlake High School. Thousand Oaks residents even have a local college, as California Lutheran University is located in the heart of the city.

    The Thousand Oaks Library system is also widely renowned, ranking consistently as one of the best public libraries in the state of California. The library system includes the Grant R. Brimhall Library in Thousand Oaks, as well as the Newbury Park Branch Library in Newbury Park.

    Thousand Oaks, CA education statistics

    The level of education of the population of Thousand Oaks, CA is as follows: 2% have no high school education, 16% completed some high school, 27% partially completed college, 11% have an Associate Degree, 26% have a Bachelor Degree, and 18% have a Graduate Degree.

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