Irvine, CA Rental Market Trends
The average rent for an apartment in Irvine is $2,468, a 4% increase compared to the previous year.
Average Rent in Irvine, CA
|Average Rent||Y-o-Y Change||Average Apartment Size|
|$2,468||4%||918 sq. ft.|
The average size for a Irvine, CA apartment is 918 square feet, but this number varies greatly depending on unit type, with cheap and luxury alternatives for houses and apartments alike. Studio apartments are the smallest and most affordable, 1-bedroom apartments are closer to the average, while 2-bedroom apartments and 3-bedroom apartments offer a more generous square footage.
Irvine, CA Apartment Rent Ranges
- > $2,00088%
Irvine, CA Occupied Housing Units
- Renter-occupied Households33%
- Owner-occupied Households66%
31,636 or 33% of the households in Irvine, CA are renter-occupied while 63,735 or 66% are owner-occupied.
Irvine, CA Rent Trends
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Average Rent in Irvine, CA By Neighborhood
|El Camino Real||$2,191|
|Irvine Business Complex||$2,501|
|Orange County Great Park||$2,513|
|Irvine Health And Science Complex||$2,513|
|East Industrial Complex||$2,513|
|University Town Center||$2,532|
|San Joaquin Marsh||$2,532|
The most affordable neighborhoods in Irvine are El Camino Real, where the average rent goes for $2,191/month, Northpark, where renters pay $2,345/mo on average, and Orchard Hills, where the average rent goes for $2,352/mo. If you’re looking for other great deals, check out the listings from Northwood ($2,356), Northwood Point ($2,356), and Shady Canyon ($2,381), where the asking prices are below the average Irvine rent of $2,468/mo.
The most expensive neighborhoods in Irvine are University Park ($2,532), University Town Center ($2,532) and Uc Irvine ($2,922).
The most popular neighborhood in Irvine is Irvine Business Complex, where there are 8 verified RENTCafé listings with an average rent of $2,501. Next up is El Camino Real, where apartments go for $2,191/month, followed by Orange County Great Park with $2,513 If you’re looking to rent in Irvine’s most popular neighborhoods, make sure to also check out University Town Center, where renters pay $2,532 on average, and Woodbridge, where the average monthly rent is $2,407.
Irvine | Rent Comparison by Neighborhood
Rent in East Industrial Complex is 15% higher than in El Camino Real
East Industrial Complex rent is 2% higher than Irvine average
El Camino Real rent is 11% lower than Irvine average
How Irvine Compares to Other Cities
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