68 Apartments for rent in Imperial Beach, CA

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Last updated August 20 at 10:59AM
1232 Elder Ave
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 13 at 9:42AM
3 Bedrooms
$2,395
221 Donax #11
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 11 at 10:43AM
3 Bedrooms
$2,400
220 Evergreen Unit
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 15 at 4:10AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,800
381 Delaware St
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 15 at 4:03AM
4 Bedrooms
$3,200
1192 Seacoast
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated July 21 at 9:44AM
3 Bedrooms
$6,000
729 5th St
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 17 at 2:20AM
3 Bedrooms
$3,200
1450 Iris Ave
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 18 at 9:48AM
1 Bedroom
$1,300
1133 11th Street
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 10 at 10:24AM
2 Bedrooms
$2,225
1136 Granger St
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 17 at 11:11AM
3 Bedrooms
$2,100
1111 Seacoast 6
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 19 at 9:48AM
2 Bedrooms
$2,200
1220 Seacoast Drive # 9
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 5 at 9:55AM
2 Bedrooms
$2,200
1202 Donax Avenue #12
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 17 at 10:49AM
3 Bedrooms
$2,195
239 Ebony
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 15 at 4:10AM
2 Bedrooms
$4,500
1207 Donax Ave
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 11 at 10:40AM
1 Bedroom
$1,195
1111 Seacoast 25 Unit 25
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 19 at 10:07AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,895
932 Ebony Avenue
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 20 at 10:59AM
3 Bedrooms
$2,650
1331 Connecticut Ave
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 13 at 9:46AM
3 Bedrooms
$2,750
1033 11th Street
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 17 at 11:00AM
3 Bedrooms
$2,695
Seacoast Dr
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 19 at 7:28AM
2 Bedrooms
$2,195
Delaware St
Imperial Beach
Imperial Beach, CA
Updated August 17 at 10:40AM
2 Bedrooms
$1,495
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City Guide
Imperial Beach
Starting the Apartment Search in Imperial Beach

The vacancy rate in this city is about 8%. That means the market for rental homes is fairly competitive since there are far more renters than average in this city.

A one-bedroom apartment in Imperial Beach is likely to cost about $1000, and two-bedroom apartments usually go for $1300 or more. If you are hoping to find a rental here, get started on your search about 3 months ahead of time to make sure that you have a chance.

Exploring Imperial Beach Neighborhoods

Imperial Beach Blvd and Seacoast Dr: This area is urban and runs right along the coast, so this is the spot for you if you want fast access to the beach. You'll find both small apartment complexes and high rises mixed in with houses.

Imperial Beach Blvd and 11th St: This neighborhood is a little more inland and has more houses than apartments. Parks surround this area.

City Center: This urban area is bordered by the bay to the north and has plenty of apartments to choose from. In fact, most residents here are renters and tend to walk around the area rather than drive.

Living in Imperial Beach

The county's Metropolitan Transit System, or MTS, operates trolleys and buses that go through and around this area and other nearby cities. Plus, the weather's always cool enough for you to walk, jog, bike, etc. around Imperial Beach. That means being without a car in this area is doable.

As far as activities in this area, it's just a quick drive to the beach, Tijuana, and downtown San Diego. Trips to the drive-in, local farmer's market, and Coronado Island are additional things to do. And if you love building impressive sand castles, you'll be especially happy to know that for 31 years, Imperial Beach was where the U.S. Open Sand Castle Competition was held every year.

If you like the idea of living in a laid-back, well-known beach town, this city is worth checking out. You'll even find this is one of the more affordable beach cities in Southern California, so it makes sense to give the rentals here a chance.