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Studio Apartments for Rent in San Francisco, CA
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    361 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    240 Units available
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    Dorel Apartments, 1507 California, CA 94109
    39 Units available
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    1028 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94102
    26 Units available
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    • $2,160+
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    830 Eddy Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    16 Units available
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    • $1,996+
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    430 Davis Court,, San Francisco, CA 94111
    14 Units available
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    • $2,216+
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    2061 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94110
    13 Units available
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    • $2,250
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    45 Lansing Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
    9 Units available
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    • $2,783+
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    30 Otis, San Francisco, CA 94103
    9 Units available
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    • $3,061
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    1190 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
    7 Units available
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    • $2,099+
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    1188 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
    7 Units available
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    • $2,199+
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    1499 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    6 Units available
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    • $1,450+
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    952 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    6 Units available
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    • $1,650
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    88 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
    6 Units available
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    • $3,125+
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    825 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    5 Units available
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    • $1,825+
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    765 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    5 Units available
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    • $1,495
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    275 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    5 Units available
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    • $1,885
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    245 Leavenworth Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    5 Units available
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    • $1,495+
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    975 Bryant Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
    4 Units available
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    • $2,885+
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    641 O Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    4 Units available
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    • $2,395+
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    891 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    4 Units available
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    • $1,695
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    50 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94102
    4 Units available
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    • $1,675
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    1008 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
    4 Units available
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    • $1,295
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    350 Union St., San Francisco, CA 94133
    4 Units available
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    • $2,479
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    1060 Bush St., San Francisco, CA 94103
    3 Units available
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    • $1,695+
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    350 Turk St./455 Eddy St., San Francisco, CA 94109
    3 Units available
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    • $1,895+
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    1550 Bay St., San Francisco, CA 94123
    3 Units available
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    • $2,794+
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    1333 Gough St, San Francisco, CA 94109
    3 Units available
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    • $2,575+
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    1677 Bush St, San Francisco, CA 94109
    3 Units available
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    775 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    3 Units available
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    • $1,845
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    2660 3Rd Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
    3 Units available
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    • $2,655+
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    1290 Grove Street, San Francisco, CA 94117
    3 Units available
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    • $3,000
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    650 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    3 Units available
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    • $1,495+
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    947 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    3 Units available
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    • $2,395+
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    1001 Guerrero, San Francisco, CA 94110
    3 Units available
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    1359 Hayes St., San Francisco, CA 94115
    2 Units available
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    • $1,995
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    634 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
    2 Units available
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    • $2,445+
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    381 Turk St., San Francisco, CA 94102
    2 Units available
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    • $1,450
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    1040 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    2 Units available
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    • $1,895
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    2000 Broadway Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
    2 Units available
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    • $2,849+
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    845 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
    2 Units available
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    2911 16Th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
    2 Units available
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    • $2,625+
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    750 O'farrell Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    2 Units available
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    • $1,645+
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    954 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94109
    2 Units available
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    • $1,645+
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    655 Stockton Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
    2 Units available
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    • $2,595+
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    299 Fremont St., San Francisco, CA 94105
    2 Units available
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    • $2,968+
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    146 Mcallister Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    2 Units available
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    • $1,025
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    2350 Washington St., San Francisco, CA 94115
    2 Units available
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    16 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    2 Units available
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    • $2,050
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    677 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 97109
    2 Units available
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    • $1,545+
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    1964 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94115
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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!

Frequently Asked Questions

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

The price range of a studio apartment is between $1,025 and $5,732. Search our studio apartments in San Francisco, CA.

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

There are 556 studio rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in San Francisco, CA were last updated on 4 Jul 2022.

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

The average San Francisco, CA studio apartment size is 133 sq. ft.

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

Studio apartments in San Francisco, 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 San Francisco, 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 San Francisco, CA.

San Francisco, CA Demographics

  • Total Population874,784
  • Female 446,246
    Male 428,538
  • Median Age38.3

The total population of San Francisco, CA is 874,784, of which 446,246 are men and 428,538 are women, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau estimates. The residents of San Francisco have a median age of 38.3.

Average Rent in San Francisco, CA

  • San Francisco, CA Average Rental Price, February 2022 $3,230 /mo

Apartments in San Francisco, CA rent for $3,230 per month, on average.

San Francisco, CA Apartment Rent Ranges

San Francisco, CA Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Feb / 2022
San Francisco, CA $3,611 $3,623 $3,706 $3,683 $3,667 $3,426 $3,055 $2,879 $3,072 $3,244 $3,230
National $1,362 $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

The average monthly rent in San Francisco, CA is around $3,230, while the national average rent is $1,628.

San Francisco, CA Households

  • Total Number of Households362,141
  • Family 170,665
    Non-family 191,476
  • Children 66,872
    No Children 295,269
  • Average People Per Household2.36
  • Median Household Income$119,136
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$2,189

A total of 362,141 households live in San Francisco, CA, of which 170,665 are family households and 191,476 are non-family households, per U.S. Census estimates. Of these, approximately 66,872 households have children and 295,269 households do not have children. The average size of a household in San Francisco, CA is 2.36. The median household income in San Francisco is $119,136 annually, with $2,189 per month going towards housing.

San Francisco, CA Education Statistics

According to Census data, 6% of the population in San Francisco, CA have no high school education, 16% went to high school, 16% have some college education, 5% earned an Associate Degree, 34% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 22% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a studio apartment in San Francisco, 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 San Francisco, CA is 581 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 $1,025, 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 668 small apartments are in San Francisco, CA to choose from that will help you make a decision, with an average rent of $2,343.

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 San Francisco, 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 205 listings in San Francisco, CA and we promise you won’t be disappointed.

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