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Cheap Apartments for Rent in San Jose, CA
138 Rentals Available

Apartments Under $1,800

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    1055 Vermont St, San Jose, CA 95126
    Studio $1,695
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    67 N. Jackson Ave, San Jose, CA 95116
    Studio $1,695
    1 BED $1,950
    2 BEDS $2,450

Apartments Under $2,000

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    394 Boynton Ave., San Jose, CA 95117
    Studio $1,800
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    2065 Marlboro Court, San Jose, CA 95128
    1 BED $1,895
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    542 S. 4Th Street, San Jose, CA 95112
    1 BED $1,908
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    7213 Rainbow Dr., San Jose, CA 95129
    Studio $1,950
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    3201 Loma Verde Dr, San Jose, CA 95117
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED $1,976
    2 BEDS Ask for Pricing
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    3915 Hamilton Avenue, San Jose, CA 95130
    1 BED $1,990
    2 BEDS $2,600
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    158, 166 & 174 Revey Avenue, San Jose, CA 95128
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED $1,995+
    2 BEDS Ask for Pricing
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    1150 Ranchero Way, San Jose, CA 95117
    Studio $1,995
    1 BED $2,295+
    2+ BEDS $2,725+
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    840 Villa Avenue, San Jose, CA 95126
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED $1,995
    2 BEDS $2,695

Apartments Under $2,200

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    4680 Hamilton Avenue, San Jose, CA 95130
    Studio $2,075+
    1 BED $2,475+
    2 BEDS $3,150+
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    4963 Campbell Ave, San Jose, CA 95130
    1 BED $2,095
    2 BEDS $2,295
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    2415 Rinconada Drive, San Jose, CA 95125
    1 BED $2,095
    2 BEDS $2,495
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    3246 Cortese Circle, San Jose, CA 95127
    1 BED $2,100
    2 BEDS $2,550+
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
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    850-1150 Pedro Street, San Jose, CA 95126
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED $2,150+
    2 BEDS Ask for Pricing
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    3517 Alden Way, San Jose, CA 95117
    1 BED $2,175+
    2 BEDS $2,725+
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    311 E. Reed Street, San Jose, CA 95112
    1 BED $2,195
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    4040 Williams Road, San Jose, CA 95117
    1 BED $2,195
    2 BEDS Ask for Pricing
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    1520 Branham Lane, San Jose, CA 95118
    1 BED $2,195
    2 BEDS $2,695

Apartments Under $2,400

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    1050 Summerside Dr, San Jose, CA 95122
    1 BED $2,235
    2 BEDS $2,555
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    260 N Capitol Avenue, San Jose, CA 95127
    1 BED $2,250
    2 BEDS $2,495
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    480 Boynton Avenue, San Jose, CA 95117
    1 BED $2,295
    2 BEDS Ask for Pricing
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    5055 Dent Avenue, San Jose, CA 95118
    1 BED $2,295
    2 BEDS $2,695
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
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    1111 Weyburn Lane, San Jose, CA 95129
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED $2,295
    2 BEDS $2,850
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    5705 Via Monte, San Jose, CA 95118
    2 BEDS $2,300
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    4400 Albany Drive, San Jose, CA 95129
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
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    1120 Ranchero Way, San Jose, CA 95117
    1 BED $2,325
    2 BEDS Ask for Pricing
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
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    1125 Ranchero Way, San Jose, CA 95117
    1 BED $2,325
    2 BEDS $2,850
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    1371 Pedro Street, San Jose, CA 95126
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED $2,395
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    1612 Branham Lane, San Jose, CA 95118
    1 BED $2,395
    2 BEDS $2,795+
    3 BEDS $3,195
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Apartments Under $2,600

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    2130 Southwest Expressway, San Jose, CA 95126
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED $2,416+
    2 BEDS Ask for Pricing
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    Kitchen at The Enclave CA, San Jose, 95134 Bedroom at The Enclave CA, San Jose, 95134
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    4343 Renaissance Drive, San Jose, CA 95134
    Income Restricted
    Studio $2,421+
    1 BED $2,814+
    2 BEDS $3,426+
    Property reviews
    5/5 Constance W. on Jul 14, 2023

    Great Living Experience and I refer to friends and family

    5/5 Constance W. on Jul 14, 2023

    Excellent been here for years and I have no complaints. Staff is welcoming and the environment is great for a senior like myself. I recommend The Enclave to friends and family. The amenities are clean and safe.

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    4515 Hamilton Ave., San Jose, CA 95130
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS $2,450
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    98 North First Street, San Jose, CA 95113
    Studio $2,485+
    1 BED $2,773+
    2 BEDS $3,656+
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    283 &291 Pamela Avenue, San Jose, CA 95116
    2 BEDS $2,495
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    808 W San Carlos St, San Jose, CA 95126
    Studio $2,505+
    1 BED $3,083+
    2 BEDS $3,570+

Apartments Under $2,800

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    1065 Ranchero Way, San Jose, CA 95117
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS $2,625
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
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    750 North King Road, San Jose, CA 95134
    1 BED $2,698+
    2 BEDS $3,317+
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    1514-15-33 Alta Glen Dr, San Jose, CA 95125
    2 BEDS $2,775
    3 BEDS $3,125
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    190 Ryland Street, San Jose, CA 95110
    Studio $2,891+
    1 BED $2,818+
    2+ BEDS $3,419+
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    1195 Brace Avenue, San Jose, CA 95125
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS $2,850
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    1600 Petersen Avenue, San Jose, CA 95129
    2 BEDS $2,850+
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    398 Boynton Ave, San Jose, CA 95117
    Studio Ask for Pricing
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2+ BEDS $2,895
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    1029 Meridian Ave, San Jose, CA 95125
    1 BED $2,952+
    2 BEDS $3,503+
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    1201 Parkmoor Avenue, San Jose, CA 95126
    1 BED $3,222+
    2 BEDS $3,485+
    3 BEDS Ask for Pricing
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    1566 Scott St, San Jose, CA 95126
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
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Getting around in San Jose, CA

74 /100
Very Walkable
40 /100
Some Transit
64 /100
Bikeable
Walk Score®: 74, Transit Score®: 40, Bike Score®: 64

Frequently asked questions

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

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $1,695 and $8,187. Find cheap apartments in San Jose, CA.

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

There are 128 cheap rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in San Jose, CA were last updated on 27 May 2024.

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

The average San Jose, CA cheap apartment size is 761 sq. ft.

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

Cheap apartments in San Jose, 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 Jose, CA?

A cheap apartment in San Jose, 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 Jose, 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 San Jose, CA? With RentCafe, finding an affordable apartment in San Jose, CA has never been easier. We feature 138 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the San Jose, CA average. What is a cheap rent in San Jose, CA? The average apartment rent in San Jose is $2,954 per month so any rental south of $2,363 would be considered cheap here. On RentCafe, San Jose, CA rents go as low as $1,695/mo.

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