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Chico Apartments
Last updated February 27 2024 at 6:22 PM

Chico, CA
65 Apartments for Rent

Chico Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 103,301
Population Density: 3,087.1 people/sq mile
Median Age: 32
Percentage of Family Households: 54%
Median Annual Income: $61,850 / year
Median Rent: $1,300 / month

What locals are saying

Welcome to Chico! Between the city's cultural activities and the beautiful surrounding area, you're going to have plenty to do. Let's get started on finding you an apartment.

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Chico Demographics


How diverse is Chico?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Chico is lower than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Chico are White (67%), Hispanic Or Latino (20.1%), Asian (5.5%), Two Or More (4.9%), Black Or African American (1.4%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.4%), Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0.4%), and Other (0.3%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Chico residents?

The median age in Chico is 32 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

How diverse is Chico?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Chico is lower than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Chico are White (67%), Hispanic Or Latino (20.1%), Asian (5.5%), Two Or More (4.9%), Black Or African American (1.4%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.4%), Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0.4%), and Other (0.3%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Chico residents?

The median age in Chico is 32 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

Chico Crime


Overall Crime

Above Average
Overall crime in Chico is above average in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Above Average
The level of violent crime in Chico is above average compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

Above Average
The level of property crime in Chico is above average compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Chico


Elementary Schools

8 /10
Sierra View Elementary School
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
563 Students
9 Reviews
563
Students
9 Reviews
8 /10
Chico Country Day School
Charter
K-8
Charter
K-8
558 Students
10 Reviews
558
Students
10 Reviews
6 /10
Little Chico Creek Elementary School
Public
K-5
Public
K-5
449 Students
5 Reviews
449
Students
5 Reviews

Middle Schools

8 /10
Chico Country Day School
Charter
K-8
Charter
K-8
558 Students
10 Reviews
558
Students
10 Reviews
7 /10
Marsh (Harry M.) Junior High School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
874 Students
4 Reviews
874
Students
4 Reviews
6 /10
Chico Junior High School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
878 Students
4 Reviews
878
Students
4 Reviews

High Schools

9 /10
Inspire School of Arts and Sciences
Charter
9-12
Charter
9-12
444 Students
4 Reviews
444
Students
4 Reviews
7 /10
Chico High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,740 Students
7 Reviews
1,740
Students
7 Reviews
7 /10
Pleasant Valley High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
1,971 Students
11 Reviews
1,971
Students
11 Reviews

What Renters Say about Chico


Apartment List has released the results for Chico from the third annual Apartment List Renter Satisfaction Survey. This survey, which drew on responses from over 45,000 renters nationwide, provides insight on what states and cities must do to meet the needs of the country’s 111 million renters.
88%
Parks and Outdoor Activities
62%
Commute Time
61%
Social Life
59%
Weather
54%
Pet Friendliness
50%
Affordability
48%
Quality of Schools
46%
Jobs and Career Opportunities
43%
Public Transit
32%
Safety and Crime Rate
26%
State and Local Taxes
20%
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Searching for an apartment for rent in Chico, CA? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 65 available rental units listed on Apartment List in Chico. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Chico?

Apartment Rentals in Chico start at $450/month.

How can I find a cheap apartment in Chico?

You can find the lowest-priced apartments in Chico by using the cheap apartments filter.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in Chico?

You can use the pet-friendly filter to find Chico apartments that allow pets.

How much should I pay for rent in Chico?

The answer to this question depends on your household income and a couple of other factors. You can use our Rent Calculator to figure out how much you should spend on rent in Chico.

How can I find off-campus housing in Chico?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Chico. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include California State University-Chico, and Woodland Community College.