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Cheap Apartments for Rent in Downey, CA
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    8633 California Ave., South Gate, CA 90280
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,619
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  • 2230 S. Eastern Ave., Commerce, CA 90040
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $939
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Finding the right apartment as far as size and location go is one aspect of apartment searching, but making sure that it provides all that you need within a reasonable price is another. On RENTCafé, you can search for cheap apartments near you and ensure that you find one that suites your needs. Worried the neighborhood or city you are looking to move to is known to have higher rents? You can browse our listings and find the cheap apartments in any location, whether you are looking at a specific neighborhood, ZIP code, or city.

The perfect apartment for you is out there, either near you or anywhere in the U.S. that you are looking to move to. So, let's find the one that satisfies your wants and needs, but that also comes at an affordable price.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in Downey, CA?

Cheap apartments in Downey, CA are usually less expensive, smaller, and easier to maintain. They also come with lower utility costs.

What are the downsides of renting a cheap apartment in Downey, CA?

A cheap apartment in Downey, CA offers little storage space and fewer amenities compared to other apartments. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RENTCafé apartments for rent in Downey, CA.

Downey, CA Demographics

  • Total Population112,322
  • Female 54,776
    Male 57,546
  • Median Age35.6

Average Rent in Downey, CA

  • Downey, CA Average Rental Price, January 2022 $2,001 /mo

Downey, CA Apartment Rent Ranges

Downey, CA Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Jan / 2022
Downey, CA $1,710 $1,729 $1,762 $1,778 $1,760 $1,808 $1,842 $1,866 $2,001
National $1,344 $1,376 $1,384 $1,387 $1,379 $1,383 $1,393 $1,476 $1,572

Downey, CA Households

  • Total Number of Households33,045
  • Family 26,337
    Non-family 6,708
  • Children 13,579
    No Children 19,466
  • Average People Per Household3.38
  • Median Household Income$75,878
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,615

Downey, CA Education Statistics

Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Downey, CA? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in Downey, CA has never been easier. We feature 3 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Downey, CA average. What is a cheap rent in Downey, CA? The average apartment rent in Downey is $2,001 per month so any rental south of $1,601 would be considered cheap here. On RENTCafé, Downey, CA rents go as low as $939/mo.

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