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Cheap Apartments for Rent in San Diego, CA - 162 Rentals available

Apartments Under $700

Apartments Under $1,200

Apartments Under $1,400

Apartments Under $1,500

  • Apartment in
    6575 Jaffe Ct, San Diego, CA
    $1,408 - $2,585
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Available Today!
    (844) 692-5140
  • Apartment in
    1435 Elder Ave, San Diego, CA
    $1,447 - $2,095
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Available Today!
    (844) 714-1561

Apartments Under $1,600

Apartments Under $1,700

  • Apartment in
    1767 Oro Vista Rd, San Diego, CA
    $1,629 - $2,437
    • 2 Beds
    • 1.5-2 Baths
    Available Today!
    (844) 694-6523
  • Apartment in
    5540 Ocean Gate Lane, San Diego, CA
    $1,656 - $3,031
    • 1-4 Beds
    • 1-3 Baths
    (844) 677-8785
  • Apartment in
    1587 Oro Vista Road, San Diego, CA
    $1,666 - $2,677
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (844) 726-7905
  • Apartment in
    768 Hollister Street, San Diego, CA
    $1,687 - $2,173
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (844) 696-4806

Renting a Cheap Apartment in San Diego

California’s southernmost major city is near the U.S. border with Mexico. San Diego residents enjoy a laid-back lifestyle with beautiful beaches, diverse dining and recreational opportunities, and wonderful weather. San Diego is host to the popular annual Comic-Con event. Visitors enjoy restaurants and nightclubs in the historic Gas Lamp Quarter downtown. SeaWorld and the San Diego Zoo are internationally famous local attractions. The U.S. Navy, local public school system, and UC San Diego are the area’s major employers. Active San Diegans surf, sunbathe, run, fish and enjoy many other activities their coastal location offers.

Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in San Diego, CA? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in San Diego, CA has never been easier. We feature 162 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the San Diego, CA average. What is a cheap rent in San Diego, CA? The average apartment rent in San Diego is $1,992 per month so any rental south of $1,594 would be considered cheap here. Size matters though, so if you are in a market for a studio, expect to pay around $1,059 per month. If you’re looking to upgrade to a 1-bedroom apartment you’ll pay around $1,247, while a cheap 2-bedroom apartment will cost you about $1,527 per month. On RENTCafé, San Diego, CA rents go as low as $675/mo.