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Cheap Apartments for Rent in San Diego, CA - 127 Rentals available

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    768 Hollister Street, San Diego, CA
    $1,724 - $2,269
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (844) 696-4806
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    10802-B Camino Ruiz, San Diego, CA
    $1,725 - $2,845
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (844) 737-3870

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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 127 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 $2,044 per month so any rental south of $1,635 would be considered cheap here. Size matters though, so if you are in a market for a studio, expect to pay around $1,038 per month. If you’re looking to upgrade to a 1-bedroom apartment you’ll pay around $1,259, while a cheap 2-bedroom apartment will cost you about $1,545 per month. On RENTCafé, San Diego, CA rents go as low as $1,195/mo.