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Cheap Apartments for Rent in La Mesa, CA
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Apartments Under $800

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    8712 N. Magnolia Avenue, Santee, CA 92071
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  • 360 days ago

    LACDA Housing LP, Bonita, CA 91902
    1 BED $731+
    2 BEDS $938
    3+ BEDS $1,042+

Apartments Under $1,300

  • 605 days ago

    4315-21 N. 51ST ST., SAN DIEGO, CA 92115
    Studio $1,200
    1 BED $1,500
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    4242 51St Street, San Diego, CA 92115
    Studio $1,200

Apartments Under $1,500

  • 601 days ago

    4212 ALTADENA AVE, SAN DIEGO, CA 92115
    1 BED $1,500
    2 BEDS $1,450+

Apartments Under $1,600

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    4637 34Th Street, San Diego, CA 92116
    1 BED $1,500
    2 BEDS $1,900

Apartments Under $1,700

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    8956 Harness Street, Spring Valley, CA 91977
    1 BED $1,619
    2 BEDS $1,926

Apartments Under $1,800

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    3873-75 Van Dyke Avenue, San Diego, CA 92105
    1 BED $1,850+
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    6575 Jaffe Ct, San Diego, CA 92119
    Studio $1,856+
    1 BED $2,502+
    2+ BEDS $2,908+
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    4531 Logan Ave, San Diego, CA 92113
    Income Restricted
    2 BEDS $1,980
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    7481 Mohawk St, La Mesa, CA 91942
    1 BED $2,008+
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    3827 Conrad Drive, Spring Valley, CA 91977
    1 BED $2,195+
    2 BEDS $2,795
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    244 50Th Street, San Diego, CA 92102
    2 BEDS $2,195
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    2 BEDS $2,200
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    532 North 1St St, El Cajon, CA 92021
    2 BEDS $2,250
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    220 47Th Street Apt. C, San Diego, CA 92102
    2 BEDS $2,276+
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    4440 Twain Ave, San Diego, CA 92120
    Studio $2,538+
    1 BED $2,580+
    2+ BEDS $3,244+
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    1415 E LEXINGTON AVE, EL CAJON, CA 92019
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    7844 Paradise Valley Rd, San Diego, CA 92139
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    2625 44Th Street, San Diego, CA 92105
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    4234 Mississippi Street, San Diego, CA 92104
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    10112 Ashwood St., Lakeside, CA 92040
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    10112 Ashwood St., Lakeside, CA 92040
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Getting around in La Mesa, CA

79 /100
Very Walkable
33 /100
Some Transit
34 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 79, Transit Score®: 33, Bike Score®: 34

Frequently asked questions

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in La Mesa, CA?

The average La Mesa, CA cheap apartment size is 901 sq. ft.

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

Cheap apartments in La Mesa, 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 La Mesa, CA?

A cheap apartment in La Mesa, 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 RentCafe apartments for rent in La Mesa, CA.

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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 RentCafe, 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.

Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in La Mesa, CA? With RentCafe, finding an affordable apartment in La Mesa, CA has never been easier. We feature 100 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the La Mesa, CA average. What is a cheap rent in La Mesa, CA? The average apartment rent in La Mesa is $2,459 per month so any rental south of $1,967 would be considered cheap here. On RentCafe, La Mesa, CA rents go as low as $731/mo.

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