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La Mesa City, CA Rental Market Trends
What is the average rent in La Mesa City?
The average rent for an apartment in La Mesa City is $2,313. The cost of rent varies depending on several factors, including location, size, and quality.
Average rent in La Mesa City, CA
Last updated September 2022
Average Apartment Size
832 sq. ft.
What is the average apartment size in La Mesa City?
The average size for a La Mesa City, CA apartment is 832 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.
La Mesa City, CA apartment rent ranges
La Mesa City, CA Occupied Housing Units
13,425 or 57% of the households in La Mesa City, CA are renter-occupied while 10,098 or 43% are owner-occupied.
The rental statistics on this page were compiled using data provided by our sister company, Yardi Matrix, an apartment market intelligence solution which offers comprehensive information on all La Mesa City apartment buildings 50 units or larger. Yardi Matrix covers ~80% of the U.S. metro area population, including over 80,000 properties and 15.2 million apartments across 124 U.S. markets.