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27 Pet Friendly Apartments for rent in Escondido, CA

Last updated January 22 at 3:52pm UTC
2121 E Grand Ave #80T
Escondido, CA
Updated January 18 at 8:06pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
1240 North Broadway Unit 39
Central Escondido
Escondido, CA
Updated January 22 at 12:59pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
28553 Gladstone Court
Hidden Meadows
Escondido, CA
Updated January 3 at 3:36pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
1564 Tanglewood Lane #24
Escondido, CA
Updated January 22 at 12:57pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
360 S. Hickory St. #13 UNIT 13
Central Escondido
Escondido, CA
Updated January 18 at 8:13pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
1559 South Escondido Blvd.
Central Escondido
Escondido, CA
Updated January 17 at 11:41am UTC
3 Bedrooms
3317 Vista Rocosa
Lake Hodges
Escondido, CA
Updated January 19 at 11:02am UTC
4 Bedrooms
2838 Julinda Way
Escondido, CA
Updated January 3 at 3:43pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
3065 Quail Road
North Broadway
Escondido, CA
Updated January 16 at 11:24am UTC
4 Bedrooms
3334 via loma vista
Lake Hodges
Escondido, CA
Updated January 18 at 8:12pm UTC
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January 2018 Escondido Rent Report

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

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Rent Report

January 2018 Escondido Rent Report

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

Escondido rents increase sharply over the past month

Escondido rents have increased 0.8% over the past month, and have increased sharply by 7.3% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Escondido stand at $1,450 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,870 for a two-bedroom. This is the second straight month that the city has seen rent increases after a decline in October. Escondido's year-over-year rent growth leads the state average of 4.3%, as well as the national average of 2.8%.

Rents rising across the San Diego Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Escondido, 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.

  • Encinitas has the most expensive rents in the San Diego metro, with a two-bedroom median of $2,440; the city has also seen rent growth of 1.7% over the past month, the fastest in the metro.
  • Over the past month, El Cajon has seen the biggest rent drop in the metro, with a decline of 0.9%. Median two-bedrooms there cost $1,610, while one-bedrooms go for $1,240.
  • National City has the least expensive rents in the San Diego metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,500; rents were up 6.7% over the past year but remained flat month-over-month.

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Escondido

As rents have increased sharply in Escondido, 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, Escondido is less affordable for renters.

  • Rents increased significantly in other cities across the state, with California as a whole logging rent growth of 4.3% over the past year. For example, rents have grown by 5.4% in Los Angeles, 2.7% in San Jose, and 0.5% in San Francisco.
  • Escondido's median two-bedroom rent of $1,870 is above the national average of $1,160. Nationwide, rents have grown by 2.8% over the past year compared to the 7.3% increase in Escondido.
  • While Escondido's rents rose sharply over the past year, the city of DC saw a decrease of 0.3%.
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Escondido than most large cities. For example, Phoenix has a median 2BR rent of $1,020, where Escondido is more than one-and-a-half times 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 $1,540 $1,990 -0.6% 3.3%
Chula Vista $1,590 $2,060 0.0% 5.3%
Oceanside $1,740 $2,260 0.5% 6.3%
Escondido $1,450 $1,870 0.8% 7.3%
Carlsbad $1,870 $2,420 0.3% 2.7%
El Cajon $1,240 $1,610 -0.9% 6.2%
Vista $1,400 $1,810 -0.3% 6.3%
San Marcos $1,500 $1,950 0.1% 2.2%
Encinitas $1,880 $2,440 1.7% 4.7%
National City $1,160 $1,500 0.2% 6.7%
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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.


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.