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Cheap Apartments for Rent in San Francisco, CA
504 Rentals Available

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    861 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    Studio $1,995
    1 BED $2,095+
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    1080 Eddy Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    Studio $2,000+
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    2619 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
    Studio $2,045
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    1188 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
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    1 BED $2,089+
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    828 Jones Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    Studio $2,095
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    2250 Buchanan Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
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    320 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    1 BED $2,095+
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    1060 Pine Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    Studio $2,095
    2 BEDS $3,445
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    2211 Stockton St., San Francisco, CA 94133
    Studio $2,100+
    1 BED $2,400+
    2 BEDS $3,495
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    1030 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    Studio $2,145+
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    250 Taylor Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    Studio $2,150+
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    973 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
    Studio $2,150+
    1 BED $2,348
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    1030-1042 Polk Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    1 BED $2,185+
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    795 Pine Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
    Studio $2,185+
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    952 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    Studio $2,195
    1 BED $2,995
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    15 Hermann Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    Studio $2,245
    1 BED $2,395
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    2061 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94110
    Studio $2,250
    1 BED $2,850
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    1025 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    1 BED $2,275
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    634 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
    Studio $2,285+
    2 BEDS $3,975
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    1035 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    Studio $2,295
    1 BED $2,895
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    2605 Haste Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
    Studio $2,295
    1 BED $3,395
    2+ BEDS $3,695
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    3440 20Th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
    Studio $2,325
    2 BEDS $4,045
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    747 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    1 BED $2,345
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    530 Stockton Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
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    1 BED $2,395
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    1130 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    1 BED $2,445
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    735 O'farrell Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    1 BED $2,445
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    345 Fulton Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    Studio $2,445
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    923 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA 94107
    Studio $2,454+
    1 BED $2,654+
    2 BEDS $3,582+
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    975 Bryant Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
    Studio $2,477+
    1 BED $3,538+
    2+ BEDS $4,185+
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    1201 Pine Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    1 BED $2,495
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    2640 Greenwich Street, San Francisco, CA 94123
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    643 Webster Street, San Francisco, CA 94117
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    2410 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
    Studio $2,495
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2+ BEDS $2,995
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    2510 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
    Studio $2,495+
    1 BED $2,795+
    2+ BEDS $3,995
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    3711 19Th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94132
    1 BED $2,500+
    2 BEDS $3,074+
    3 BEDS $4,850+
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    430 Davis Court,, San Francisco, CA 94111
    Studio $2,533+
    1 BED $3,233+
    2+ BEDS $5,995+
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    5519 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94112
    1 BED $2,545+
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    665 Pine Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
    Studio $2,545+
    1 BED $2,995
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    2221 Gough Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    1 BED $2,575+
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    455 Hyde, San Francisco, CA 94109
    2 BEDS $2,585
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    2500 Durant Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704
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    1 BED $2,595+
    2+ BEDS $3,795
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    3510 18Th Street 696 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
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    1029 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    2 BEDS $2,625
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    50 Laguna Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    Studio $2,645
    1 BED $3,025+
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    675-679 Clementina St., San Francisco, CA 94103
    2 BEDS $2,649
    4 BEDS $3,005
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    916 Pacific Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133
    1 BED $2,665+
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    736 Leavenworth Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
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    3099 Washington Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
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    750 14Th Street, San Francisco, CA 94114
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    969 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    1 BED $2,795
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Getting around in San Francisco, CA

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Very Walkable
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Excellent Transit
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Frequently asked questions

What is the price of a cheap apartment in San Francisco, CA?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $260 and $18,285. Find cheap apartments in San Francisco, CA.

How many cheap rentals are available in San Francisco, CA on RentCafe?

There are 473 cheap rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in San Francisco, CA were last updated on 10 Jul 2024.

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in San Francisco, CA?

The average San Francisco, CA cheap apartment size is 291 sq. ft.

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

Cheap apartments in San Francisco, 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 San Francisco, CA?

A cheap apartment in San Francisco, 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 San Francisco, CA.

Renting a cheap apartment in San Francisco, CA

Known for being one of the most progressive political cities in the United States, San Francisco’s romantic perch on the edge of the Pacific has inspired residents and writers for decades. The city has led the way in green initiatives like car sharing and plastic bag bans. San Francisco is currently experiencing a mini-tech boom in its economy as new and established companies choose to base their businesses in this great city. Dining, art, nightlife and recreation opportunities here are unparalleled in their diversity. A walk around Coit Tower or the Palace of the Fine Arts are two great ways to experience the best of San Francisco.

Look for cheap apartments near me

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 San Francisco, CA? With RentCafe, finding an affordable apartment in San Francisco, CA has never been easier. We feature 504 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the San Francisco, CA average. What is a cheap rent in San Francisco, CA? The average apartment rent in San Francisco is $3,287 per month so any rental south of $2,630 would be considered cheap here. On RentCafe, San Francisco, CA rents go as low as $250/mo.

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