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Studio Apartments for Rent in Downey, CA
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Average rent in Downey, CA

$2,086/mo Downey, CA average rental price, February 2023
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Apartments in Downey, CA rent for $2,086 per month, on average.

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Getting around in Downey, CA

86 /100
Very Walkable
52 /100
Walk Score®: 86, Bike Score®: 52

Frequently asked questions

What is the price of a studio apartment in Downey, CA?

The price range of a studio apartment is between $1,650 and $2,150. Search our studio apartments in Downey, CA.

How many studio apartments for rent are available in Downey, CA on RentCafe?

There are 71 studio rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Downey, CA were last updated on 7 Feb 2023.

What is the average size of a studio apartment in Downey, CA?

The average Downey, CA studio apartment size is 108 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a studio apartment in Downey, CA?

Studio apartments in Downey, CA tend to be more affordable than other apartments and they have lower utility costs.

What are the downsides of renting a studio apartment in Downey, CA?

One of the downsides of living in a studio apartment is the limited storage space. You might be interested in 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Downey, CA.

Downey, CA demographics

The total population of Downey, CA is 111,263, of which 54,292 are men and 56,971 are women, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau estimates. The residents of Downey have a median age of 35.5.

Downey, CA households

  • 26,756 Family
    6,677 Non-family
  • 14,237 Children
    19,196 No Children
  • 33,433Total Number of Households
  • 3.31Average People Per Household
  • $75,974Median Household Income

A total of 33,433 households live in Downey, CA, of which 26,756 are family households and 6,677 are non-family households, per U.S. Census estimates. Of these, approximately 14,237 households have children and 19,196 households do not have children. The average size of a household in Downey, CA is 3.31. The median household income in Downey is $75,974 annually, with $1,668 per month going towards housing.

Downey, CA education statistics

According to Census data, 9% of the population in Downey, CA have no high school education, 34% went to high school, 27% have some college education, 8% earned an Associate Degree, 16% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 7% earned a Graduate Degree.

Look for studio apartments near me

Are you looking to land a small but cool studio apartment near you? Is an unbeatable location more important to you than lots of space? You can now browse through all available RentCafe listings, to find the perfect studio apartment near you, in your favorite neighborhood, ZIP code, or in another city or state in the U.S. wherever life takes you. Check the ratings and reviews of properties with studio apartments, filter them based on your criteria, and find the one that suits your needs.

Compare the size, price and location, as well as amenities, both inside and outside the apartment. Whether you are looking for a more modern studio near you, or one in a charming old building, or maybe you want to be close to a certain park, the downtown area of your city, or near family or friends, RentCafe allows you to find the best fit for you - so, let's find your new home!

Renting a studio apartment in Downey, CA

Finding an affordable home is definitely not an easy task nowadays, especially if you’re new to the market. When looking for a budget-friendly small apartment, you should decide on the non-negotiables and look for a home that meets your needs. On average, a studio apartment’s size in Downey, CA is 706 Sqft, which is convenient for a young professional, recent graduate, student or for someone who prefers not to spend more than necessary on a monthly rent. A cheap studio can be rented starting from $1,500, so your next step is to make up your mind regarding the layout of your future nest: do you want a one room apartment, with kitchen in the main room, or a bachelor flat with a separate kitchen? Hard to decide. Now you have 31 small apartments are in Downey, CA to choose from that will help you make a decision, with an average rent of $1,916.

The perks of renting an efficiency apartment

They say renting is like dating- you should not expect absolute perfection from a rental home, but you should love the things that make it uniquely yours. If you’re interested in an efficiency apartment in Downey, CA, we are confident that you will find a great place that complements your lifestyle. Having a small apartment comes with a series of advantages that their larger companions lack. A studio apartment is easier to keep clean and it’s always less cluttered, because there is no room for unnecessary stuff. If single bedroom apartments and small apartments is what you’re after, you are more likely to afford living in the hip parts of the town, within walking or biking distance from entertainment and shopping. You will also notice significant savings year after year. Pick your price limit and square footage and browse through our 25 listings in Downey, CA and we promise you won’t be disappointed.

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