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Studio Apartments for Rent in National City, CA
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    801 A Street, San Diego, CA 92101
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    2525 Highland Ave, National City, CA 91950
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    1110 East 8Th Street, National City, CA 91950
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    203 LAUREL AVENUE, NATIONAL CITY, CA 91950
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    67 East Flower Street, Chula Vista, CA 91910
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    801 A Street, San Diego, CA 92101
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    535 Woodlawn Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910
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    310 K Street, Chula Vista, CA 91911
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    330 15Th Street, San Diego, CA 92101
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    453 13Th Street, San Diego, CA 92101
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    330 13Th Street, San Diego, CA 92101
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    899 Park Blvd., San Diego, CA 92101
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    707 Tenth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
    12 Units available
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    1515 2ND STREET, CORONADO, CA 92118
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    677 Seventh Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
    7 Units available
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    655 Sixth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
    3 Units available
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    536 5Th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
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    702 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101
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    1399 9Th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
    10 Units available
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    4461-4479 Menlo Ave, San Diego, CA 92115
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    1790 Dayton Drive, LEMON GROVE, CA 91945
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    3873-75 Van Dyke Avenue, San Diego, CA 92105
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    1810 State Street, San Diego, CA 92101
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    2040 Columbia Street, San Diego, CA 92101
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    1919 Pacific Highway, San Diego, CA 92101
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    915 West Grape Street, San Diego, CA 92101
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National City, CA Demographics

  • Total Population61,342
  • Female 31,137
    Male 30,205
  • Median Age33.9

The total population of National City, CA is 61,342, of which 31,137 are men and 30,205 are women, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau estimates. The residents of National City have a median age of 33.9.

Average Rent in National City, CA

  • National City, CA Average Rental Price, July 2022 $1,704 /mo

Apartments in National City, CA rent for $1,704 per month, on average.

National City, CA Apartment Rent Ranges

National City, CA Rent Trends

Average Rent Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Mar / 2022 Jul / 2022
National City, CA $1,379 $1,415 $1,403 $1,423 $1,450 $1,460 $1,472 $1,525 $1,585 $1,704
National $1,407 $1,415 $1,416 $1,406 $1,410 $1,418 $1,501 $1,596 $1,634 $1,706

The average monthly rent in National City, CA is around $1,704, while the national average rent is $1,706.

National City, CA Households

  • Total Number of Households17,169
  • Family 12,171
    Non-family 4,998
  • Children 6,495
    No Children 10,674
  • Average People Per Household3.21
  • Median Household Income$49,176
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,346

A total of 17,169 households live in National City, CA, of which 12,171 are family households and 4,998 are non-family households, per U.S. Census estimates. Of these, approximately 6,495 households have children and 10,674 households do not have children. The average size of a household in National City, CA is 3.21. The median household income in National City is $49,176 annually, with $1,346 per month going towards housing.

National City, CA Education Statistics

According to Census data, 11% of the population in National City, CA have no high school education, 41% went to high school, 27% have some college education, 7% earned an Associate Degree, 11% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 3% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a studio apartment in National City, CA

If you’re a fan of living big on a budget, reducing your ecological footprint, and are determined to find an efficiency apartment in National City, CA, we have great news: on RentCafe you have 2 small apartment units to choose from in 2 different properties. You may be surprised to know that studio apartments come in a variety of shapes and types. Once you decide on what your must-haves are, you can choose the right studio. If you’ll want your kitchen in the main room, why not aim for the most affordable one room apartments you can find? If you pride yourself on being frugal and always bragging to your friends about the great discounts and sales you just discovered, then put those skills to good use in your search for your next apartment.

Top tip: an efficiency apartment can be comfortable

Efficiency apartments may have just one multi-functional room, but it can be pretty spacious. You can get creative with the space, combine furniture and accent design elements in a harmonious and practical way, and you will end up with a very comfortable apartment where you can relax and unwind. If you’re not on a tight budget, you should definitely check out some bachelor flats that have a separate kitchen. You wouldn’t believe the difference it makes.

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