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Studio Apartments for Rent in El Cajon, CA
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Average rent in El Cajon, CA

$2,049/mo El Cajon, CA average rental price, July 2022
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Apartments in El Cajon, CA rent for $2,049 per month, on average.

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    Frequently asked questions

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

    The average El Cajon, CA studio apartment size is 2,139 sq. ft.

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

    Studio apartments in El Cajon, 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 El Cajon, 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 El Cajon, CA.

    El Cajon, CA demographics

    The total population of El Cajon, CA is 103,249, of which 50,717 are men and 52,532 are women, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau estimates. The residents of El Cajon have a median age of 35.

    El Cajon, CA households

    • 23,978 Family
      9,518 Non-family
    • 13,155 Children
      20,341 No Children
    • 33,496Total Number of Households
    • 3.01Average People Per Household
    • $56,367Median Household Income

    A total of 33,496 households live in El Cajon, CA, of which 23,978 are family households and 9,518 are non-family households, per U.S. Census estimates. Of these, approximately 13,155 households have children and 20,341 households do not have children. The average size of a household in El Cajon, CA is 3.01. The median household income in El Cajon is $56,367 annually, with $1,466 per month going towards housing.

    El Cajon, CA education statistics

    According to Census data, 8% of the population in El Cajon, CA have no high school education, 35% went to high school, 30% have some college education, 8% earned an Associate Degree, 14% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 6% 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 El Cajon, CA

    If you are looking for affordable housing you’re in the right place. There are 38 rental units, with prices starting from as low as $1,395. Are you the typical bachelor who thinks a house is four wheels with a bed and not a zen-zone where happiness lives? Or maybe you are a very active professional, living the big-city life, practically spending all your existence downtown: working, eating and having fun. Essentially, you’re only going home for sleeping. So why would it bother you that you have your kitchen in the main room and there is no balcony with beautiful views? You don’t have time to enjoy it anyway. And besides, you’re not the type to be staying in anyways. In that case, all you need is a cheap studio. The average size for apartments in El Cajon, CA is 1,227 Sq.Ft., but you will end up most probably with something much smaller, which will be nonetheless a good deal. If you’ve already set your mind on the “find efficiency apartment” mode, stop reading now and select “Studio” from our Beds filter. On the other hand, if you’re looking for something that is a bit homier, keep reading.

    If you are not Mr. or Mrs. efficiency apartment…

    It looks like you’re ballin’ on a budget, but you like your alone time at home. There can be huge differences between a small apartment and a studio apartment. If you like unwinding at home after a long day and cooking on the weekends, we recommend you to search for single bedroom apartments, where you will have a bit more space and a separate kitchen. Let’s face it, moving into a studio just because it’s a good deal it’s not always a good idea. Yes, probably your apartment will be more expensive than the cheapest pad in El Cajon, CA which is going for $1,395, but it’s hard to put a price on feeling comfortable in your own home. Going down this path doesn’t necessarily mean either that you will need to overspend, with 25 listings and an average rent of $2,669 you will most likely find a one room apartment to call home.

    Finding a home nearby is easier than you think. Check out our Apartments Near Me page and take your pick!