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27 Apartments under 1300 for rent in Long Beach, CA

Last updated December 19 at 7:58am UTC
5585 PACIFIC COAST HIGHWAY 327
Park Estates
Long Beach, CA
Updated December 18 at 10:03pm UTC
Studio
$1,250
1327 E. 4th Street - C
Franklin School
Long Beach, CA
Updated December 19 at 7:58am UTC
Studio
$599
1970 Martin Luther King Jr Ave, #2
Central Long Beach
Long Beach, CA
Updated December 18 at 9:38pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,200
635 Elm Avenue 23
Downtown Long Beach
Long Beach, CA
Updated December 18 at 9:37pm UTC
Studio
$1,100
1430 E South Street - 10
Lindbergh
Long Beach, CA
Updated December 19 at 7:58am UTC
Studio
$700
900 Loma Avenue - #6 - BED #A2
Wilson High
Long Beach, CA
Updated December 19 at 7:58am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$650
635 Elm Ave #23
Downtown Long Beach
Long Beach, CA
Updated December 7 at 10:57am UTC
Studio
$1,100
617 CEDAR AVE #14
Downtown Long Beach
Long Beach, CA
Updated December 3 at 12:30pm UTC
Studio
$1,075
Results within 5 miles of Long Beach, CA
2713 South Gaffey Street
Coastal San Pedro
Los Angeles, CA
Updated December 19 at 7:49am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,150
651 West 12th Street
Central San Pedro
Los Angeles, CA
Updated December 19 at 5:55am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,295
10127 Elizabeth ave. rear
South Gate
South Gate, CA
Updated December 13 at 11:30am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,200
11410 Dolan Avenue
Downey
Downey, CA
Updated December 18 at 9:38pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,275
1001 N Banning Blvd
Wilmington
Los Angeles, CA
Updated November 11 at 9:41am UTC
Studio
$1,295
Results within 10 miles of Long Beach, CA
1600 West 84th Place
Congress Southwest
Los Angeles, CA
Updated December 19 at 7:49am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,275
13921 Yukon Avenue
East Hawthorne
Hawthorne, CA
Updated December 18 at 9:38pm UTC
Studio
$1,075
1 Bedroom
Ask
4243 Redondo Beach Blvd
Lawndale
Lawndale, CA
Updated December 19 at 5:54am UTC
Studio
$1,175
6804 Walker Ave
Bell
Bell, CA
Updated December 19 at 5:54am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,275
4061 W.138th St
Hawthorne
Hawthorne, CA
Updated December 19 at 5:54am UTC
Studio
$1,195
1 Bedroom
Ask
2 Bedrooms
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13921 Inglewood Ave
West Torrance
Torrance, CA
Updated December 19 at 5:54am UTC
Studio
Ask
1 Bedroom
$1,285
1720 William Miller Dr
West Anaheim
Anaheim, CA
Updated December 19 at 5:54am UTC
Studio
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1 Bedroom
$1,295
22 13614 Cordary Ave.
East Hawthorne
Hawthorne, CA
Updated December 19 at 5:54am UTC
Studio
$1,175
1 Bedroom
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351 N Ford Ave 216
Fullerton
Fullerton, CA
Updated December 17 at 11:57am UTC
Studio
$1,200
940 Carob Way
Montebello
Montebello, CA
Updated December 10 at 12:04pm UTC
Studio
$1,000

December 2018 Long Beach Rent Report

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

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December 2018 Long Beach Rent Report

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

Long Beach rent trends were flat over the past month

Long Beach rents have declined 0.1% over the past month, but have increased marginally by 0.7% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Long Beach stand at $1,380 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,770 for a two-bedroom. Long Beach's year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 1.4%, as well as the national average of 1.3%.

Rents rising across the Los Angeles Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Long Beach, but across the entire metro. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in the Los Angeles metro, 7 of them have seen prices rise. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

  • Santa Clarita has seen the fastest rent growth in the metro, with a year-over-year increase of 4.0%. The median two-bedroom there costs $2,600, while one-bedrooms go for $2,020.
  • Over the past month, Huntington Beach has seen the biggest rent drop in the metro, with a decline of 1.0%. Median two-bedrooms there cost $2,350, while one-bedrooms go for $1,830.
  • Lancaster has the least expensive rents in the Los Angeles metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,750; rents fell 0.1% over the past month but rose 2.0% over the past year.
  • Irvine has the most expensive rents of the largest cities in the Los Angeles metro, with a two-bedroom median of $2,710; rents remained steady over the past month.

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Long Beach

As rents have increased marginally in Long Beach, a few large cities nationwide have seen rents grow more quickly. Compared to most large cities across the country, Long Beach is less affordable for renters.

  • Rents increased moderately in other cities across the state, with California as a whole logging rent growth of 1.4% over the past year. For example, rents have grown by 3.2% in San Jose, 1.8% in San Francisco, and 1.0% in San Diego.
  • Long Beach's median two-bedroom rent of $1,770 is above the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.3% over the past year compared to the 0.7% increase in Long Beach.
  • While Long Beach's rents rose marginally over the past year, the city of Seattle saw a decrease of 0.4%.
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Long Beach than most large cities. For example, Houston has a median 2BR rent of $1,030, where Long Beach 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
Los Angeles $1,370 $1,760 -0.1% 1.5%
Long Beach $1,380 $1,770 -0.1% 0.7%
Anaheim $1,640 $2,110 -0.7% 1.1%
Santa Ana $1,440 $1,860 -0.5% -0.2%
Irvine $2,110 $2,710 -0.0% 0.3%
Glendale $1,410 $1,810 0.5% 1.7%
Huntington Beach $1,830 $2,350 -1.0% -0.7%
Santa Clarita $2,020 $2,600 -0.5% 4.0%
Garden Grove $1,630 $2,090 -0.1% -0.4%
Lancaster $1,360 $1,750 -0.1% 2.0%
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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.