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Apartments for Rent in El Cajon, CA under $2200
45 Rentals Available

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    989 PEACH AVENUE, EL CAJON, CA 92021
    7 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,138+
    • $1,754
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    848 N Mollison Avenue, El Cajon, CA 92021
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    • 1 BED
    • $2,047+
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    422 SHADY LANE, EL CAJON, CA 92021
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,748+
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    708 N MOLLISON AVENUE, EL CAJON, CA 92021
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,485
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    466 W Washington Ave, El Cajon, CA 92021
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    • 2 BEDS
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    10112 Ashwood Street, Lakeside, CA 92040
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    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
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    9705 Carlton Hills Blvd, Santee, CA 92071
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    • 1 BED
    • $1,995+
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    10850 Jamacha Blvd, Spring Valley, CA 91978
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    7480-7487 Mohawk St, La Mesa, CA 91942
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,987+
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    10445 Mast Blvd, Santee, CA 92071
    6 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,960+
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    4341 Spring Street, La Mesa, CA 91941
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    • Studio
    • $1,960+
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    3917 Conrad Dr, Spring Valley, CA 91977
    1 Unit available
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    • 2 BEDS
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    • $2,200+
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    5353 Baltimore Drive, La Mesa, CA 91942
    1 Unit available
    • Studio
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,883+
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    6575 Jaffe Ct, San Diego, CA 92119
    9 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • $1,809+
    • $2,100+
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    4949 Baltimore Drive, La Mesa, CA 91942
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    • Studio
    • $2,047+
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    9209 KENWOOD DRIVE, SPRING VALLEY, CA 91977
    2 Units available
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    • 2 BEDS
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    • $1,534+
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    3753 Fairway Dr, La Mesa, CA 91941
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,540+
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    8760 Jamacha Rd, Spring Valley, CA 91977
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
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    • $1,592
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    1790 Dayton Drive, LEMON GROVE, CA 91945
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    • 1 BED
    • $995+
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    4902 67Th St., San Diego, CA 92115
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,570
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El Cajon, CA Demographics

  • Total Population103,186
  • Female 51,926
    Male 51,260
  • Median Age34

Average Rent in El Cajon, CA

  • El Cajon, CA Average Rental Price, October 2021 $1,819 /mo

    El Cajon, CA Apartment Rent Ranges

    El Cajon, CA Rent Trends

    Average Rent Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Oct / 2021
    El Cajon, CA $1,489 $1,518 $1,529 $1,554 $1,556 $1,586 $1,586 $1,637 $1,668 $1,736 $1,819
    National $1,331 $1,340 $1,344 $1,376 $1,384 $1,387 $1,379 $1,383 $1,393 $1,476 $1,572

    El Cajon, CA Households

    • Total Number of Households32,950
    • Family 23,508
      Non-family 9,442
    • Children 13,237
      No Children 19,713
    • Average People Per Household3.05
    • Median Household Income$55,309
    • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,397

    El Cajon, CA Education Statistics

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