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Studio Apartments for Rent in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
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    580 Anton Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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    30751 El Corazon, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
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    25162 Charlinda Drive, Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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    26033 Getty Drive, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
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    27930 Cabot Rd., Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
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    580 Anton Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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    27960 Cabot Road, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
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    90 Vantis Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
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    380 & 436 E. 2Nd Street, Tustin, CA 92780
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    20412 Laguna Canyon Rd., Laguna Beach, CA 92651
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    The Cartwright, Irvine, CA 92614
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    2810 Warner Avenue, Irvine, CA 92606
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    2853 Kelvin Avenue, Irvine, CA 92614
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    2750 Kelvin Avenue, Irvine, CA 92614
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    13843 Tustin East Drive, Tustin, CA 92780
    6 Units available
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    • $2,275+
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    13843 Tustin East Drive, Tustin, CA 92780
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    3301 Michelson Drive, Irvine, CA 92612
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    1100 Synergy, Irvine, CA 92614
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    17272 Walnut, Tustin, CA 92780
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    4201 Jamboree Rd, Newport Beach, CA 92660
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    14901 Newport Avenue, Tustin, CA 92780
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    2100 East Mcfadden Ave., Santa Ana, CA 92705
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    550 Paularino, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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    635 West Baker Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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    845 Paularino Ave., Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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    3700 South Plaza Drive, Santa Ana, CA 92704
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Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Demographics

  • Total Population48,280
  • Female 23,533
    Male 24,747
  • Median Age39.2

The total population of Rancho Santa Margarita, CA is 48,280, of which 23,533 are men and 24,747 are women, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau estimates. The residents of Rancho Santa Margarita have a median age of 39.2.

Average Rent in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

  • Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Average Rental Price, July 2022 $2,777 /mo

Apartments in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA rent for $2,777 per month, on average.

Rancho Santa Margarita, 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
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA $1,982 $2,024 $2,041 $1,982 $2,039 $2,054 $2,231 $2,527 $2,609 $2,777
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 Rancho Santa Margarita, CA is around $2,777, while the national average rent is $1,706.

Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Households

  • Total Number of Households16,960
  • Family 12,876
    Non-family 4,084
  • Children 6,319
    No Children 10,641
  • Average People Per Household2.85
  • Median Household Income$125,329
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$2,474

A total of 16,960 households live in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, of which 12,876 are family households and 4,084 are non-family households, per U.S. Census estimates. Of these, approximately 6,319 households have children and 10,641 households do not have children. The average size of a household in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA is 2.85. The median household income in Rancho Santa Margarita is $125,329 annually, with $2,474 per month going towards housing.

Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Education Statistics

According to Census data, 2% of the population in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA have no high school education, 18% went to high school, 27% have some college education, 9% earned an Associate Degree, 31% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 13% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a studio apartment in Rancho Santa Margarita, 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 Rancho Santa Margarita, CA is 1,036 Sq.Ft., 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 $603, 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 61 small apartments are in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA to choose from that will help you make a decision, with an average rent of $3,404.

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 Rancho Santa Margarita, 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 Rancho Santa Margarita, CA and we promise you won’t be disappointed.

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