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San Marcos City, CA Rental Market Trends
What is the average rent in San Marcos City?
The average rent for an apartment in San Marcos City is $2,509. The cost of rent varies depending on several factors, including location, size, and quality.
Average rent in San Marcos City, CA
Last updated September 2022
Average Apartment Size
903 sq. ft.
What is the average apartment size in San Marcos City?
The average size for a San Marcos City, CA apartment is 903 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.
San Marcos City, CA apartment rent ranges
San Marcos City, CA Occupied Housing Units
11,135 or 37% of the households in San Marcos City, CA are renter-occupied while 18,614 or 63% 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 San Marcos 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.