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Average rent in Santa Barbara, CA

$2,550/mo Santa Barbara, CA average rental price, July 2022
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Santa Barbara, CA is $2,550.

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    Getting around in Santa Barbara, CA

    88 /100
    Very Walkable
    47 /100
    Some Transit
    83 /100
    Very Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 88, Transit Score®: 47, Bike Score®: 83

    Santa Barbara, CA demographics

    Santa Barbara, CA has a population of 90,911 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 45,626 of Santa Barbara’s residents are women and 45,285 are men. The median age of those who live in Santa Barbara, CA is 38.9.

    Santa Barbara, CA households

    • 20,380 Family
      17,426 Non-family
    • 8,578 Children
      29,228 No Children
    • 37,806Total Number of Households
    • 2.37Average People Per Household
    • $81,618Median Household Income

    According to U.S. Census data, there are 37,806 households in Santa Barbara, CA. 20,380 are family households and 17,426 are non-family households. There are 8,578 households with children in Santa Barbara and 29,228 households without children. On average, about 2.37 people live in a household in Santa Barbara, CA.

    Santa Barbara, CA education statistics

    The level of education of the population of Santa Barbara, CA is as follows: 6% have no high school education, 18% completed some high school, 22% partially completed college, 8% have an Associate Degree, 29% have a Bachelor Degree, and 17% have a Graduate Degree.

    Look for houses for rent near me

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    Renting a house in Santa Barbara, CA

    Those looking for a cozy home with lots of living and storage space and a backyard, and also like the freedom of renting, rental homes can offer the best of both worlds. This segment of the rental market has become very popular and the selection is better than ever. In Santa Barbara, CA there are 2 homes for rent including duplexes, townhomes and single family homes for rent. If you are flexible about the location, you will find cheap houses to rent by searching a little further away from downtown, for as little as $3,500, or, if you’re willing to pay a little extra, take a look at what’s available in some of the best residential areas in town, and you’ll be surprised to find a nice selection of single-family houses renting for up to $3,500.

    When you rent a house you can have as little or as much space as you wish

    While apartments can be more limiting space wise, when you rent a house, you have a little more wiggle room (pun intended). Smaller 1 bedroom homes are perfect for a couple, 2 bedroom homes for those who need an extra bedroom for guests or for a baby, 3 bedroom and 4 bedroom homes that are just right for families with children. Larger rental homes are also great for sharing with roommates, whether you’re looking for something close to work, close to your college campus, or just close to shopping and entertainment.

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