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16 Studio Apartments for rent in Encinitas, CA

Last updated May 25 at 11:24pm UTC
Results within 1 miles of Encinitas, CA
2005 Costa Del Mar Rd.
Rancho La Costa
Carlsbad, CA
Updated May 25 at 11:24pm UTC
Studio
$2,200
Results within 5 miles of Encinitas, CA
4525 Cove Dr. #14
Hedionda Point
Carlsbad, CA
Updated May 19 at 11:11am UTC
Studio
$1,995
2531 El Amigo Rd.
Del Mar Heights
Del Mar, CA
Updated May 17 at 10:17am UTC
Studio
$1,950
Results within 10 miles of Encinitas, CA
447 Alvarado Terrace
Vista
Vista, CA
Updated May 25 at 5:00pm UTC
Studio
$1,200
1973 Apple St Apt 37
Loma Alta
Oceanside, CA
Updated May 25 at 4:57pm UTC
Studio
$1,295
2003 Costa Del Mar Rd
Rancho La Costa
Carlsbad, CA
Updated May 1 at 5:44am UTC
Studio
$2,200
3690 Carlsbad Blvd
North Beach
Carlsbad, CA
Updated May 23 at 4:43am UTC
Studio
$4,300
3110 S. Santa Fe Avenue
San Marcos
San Marcos, CA
Updated May 2 at 9:56am UTC
Studio
$4,700
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May 2018 Encinitas Rent Report

Welcome to the May 2018 Encinitas Rent Report. Encinitas rents remained steady over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Encinitas rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

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May 2018 Encinitas Rent Report

Welcome to the May 2018 Encinitas Rent Report. Encinitas rents remained steady over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Encinitas rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

Encinitas rents held steady over the past month

Encinitas rents have remained flat over the past month, however, they are up moderately by 2.8% year-over-year. Currently, median rents in Encinitas stand at $1,850 for a one-bedroom apartment and $2,400 for a two-bedroom. Encinitas' year-over-year rent growth leads the state average of 2.1%, as well as the national average of 1.5%.

Rents rising across the San Diego Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Encinitas, but across the entire metro. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in the San Diego metro, all of them have seen prices rise. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

  • National City has the least expensive rents in the San Diego metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,510; the city has also experienced the fastest rent growth in the metro, with a year-over-year increase of 5.7%.
  • Over the past month, El Cajon has seen the biggest rent drop in the metro, with a decline of 1.0%. Median two-bedrooms there cost $1,650, while one-bedrooms go for $1,280.
  • Carlsbad has the most expensive rents of the largest cities in the San Diego metro, with a two-bedroom median of $2,410; rents increased 2.3% over the past year but remained flat month-over-month.

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Encinitas

As rents have increased moderately in Encinitas, a few large cities nationwide have seen rents grow more modestly, or in some cases, even decline. Compared to most large cities across the country, Encinitas is less affordable for renters.

  • Rents increased moderately in other cities across the state, with California as a whole logging rent growth of 2.1% over the past year. For example, rents have grown by 2.4% in San Jose, 2.1% in Los Angeles, and 1.3% in San Francisco.
  • Encinitas' median two-bedroom rent of $2,400 is above the national average of $1,170. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.5% over the past year compared to the 2.8% rise in Encinitas.
  • While Encinitas' rents rose moderately over the past year, the city of DC saw a decrease of 0.2%.
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Encinitas than most large cities. For example, Phoenix has a median 2BR rent of $1,030, where Encinitas is more than twice that price.

For more information check out our national report. You can also access our full data for cities and counties across the U.S. at this link.
City Median 1BR price Median 2BR price M/M price change Y/Y price change
San Diego $1,550 $2,010 -0.1% 1.9%
Chula Vista $1,630 $2,110 0.4% 2.8%
Oceanside $1,750 $2,270 0.5% 2.1%
Escondido $1,410 $1,830 0.5% 2.0%
Carlsbad $1,860 $2,410 0.4% 2.3%
El Cajon $1,280 $1,650 -1.0% 3.8%
Vista $1,410 $1,830 0.0% 2.4%
San Marcos $1,520 $1,970 0.4% 3.5%
Encinitas $1,850 $2,400 0.4% 2.8%
National City $1,170 $1,510 0.1% 5.7%
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Methodology - Recent Updates:

Data from private listing sites, including our own, tends to skew toward luxury apartments, which introduces sample bias when estimates are calculated directly from these listings. To address these limitations, we’ve recently made major updates to our methodology, which we believe have greatly improved the accuracy and reliability of our estimates.

Read more about our new methodology below, or see a more detailed post here.

Methodology:

Apartment List is committed to making our rent estimates the best and most accurate available. To do this, we start with reliable median rent statistics from the Census Bureau, then extrapolate them forward to the current month using a growth rate calculated from our listing data. In doing so, we use a same-unit analysis similar to Case-Shiller’s approach, comparing only units that are available across both time periods to provide an accurate picture of rent growth in cities across the country.

Our approach corrects for the sample bias inherent in other private sources, producing results that are much closer to statistics published by the Census Bureau and HUD. Our methodology also allows us to construct a picture of rent growth over an extended period of time, with estimates that are updated each month.

Read more about our methodology here.

About Rent Reports:

Apartment List publishes monthly reports on rental trends for hundreds of cities across the U.S. We intend these reports to be a source of reliable information that help renters and policymakers make sound decisions, and we invest significant time and effort in gathering and analyzing rent data. Our work is covered regularly by journalists across the country.

We are continuously working to improve our methodology and data, with the goal of providing renters with the information that they need to make the best decisions.