11 Cheap Apartments for rent in Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Last updated August 16 at 7:49am UTC
Results within 5 miles of Rancho Cucamonga, CA
1309 W Mission Boulevard
Ontario
Ontario, CA
Updated August 15 at 2:49am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,150
16070 Dorsey Avenue
Fontana
Fontana, CA
Updated August 1 at 3:12am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,250
3703 Country Oaks
Creekside
Ontario, CA
Updated July 18 at 2:32pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,200
Maple Hill Village Apartments
18215 Foothill Blvd
Fontana, CA
Updated August 16 at 7:49am UTC
1 Bedroom
Ask
2 Bedrooms
$1,299
Results within 10 miles of Rancho Cucamonga, CA
102 N Lemon Ave
El Morado Court
Ontario, CA
Updated August 15 at 5:25pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,349
1339 W Stoneridge Ct
Ontario
Ontario, CA
Updated August 10 at 5:10pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,150

August 2018 Rancho Cucamonga Rent Report

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

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August 2018 Rancho Cucamonga Rent Report

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

Rancho Cucamonga rents declined significantly over the past month

Rancho Cucamonga rents have declined 0.4% over the past month, but have increased moderately by 3.4% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Rancho Cucamonga stand at $1,400 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,750 for a two-bedroom. Rancho Cucamonga's year-over-year rent growth leads the state average of 1.8%, as well as the national average of 1.2%.

Rents rising across the Riverside Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Rancho Cucamonga, but across the entire metro. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in the Riverside metro, 9 of them have seen prices rise. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

  • Chino Hills has seen the fastest rent growth in the metro, with a year-over-year increase of 3.9%. The median two-bedroom there costs $1,980, while one-bedrooms go for $1,570.
  • Over the past year, Indio is the only city in the metro that has seen rents fall, with a decline of 0.3%. Median two-bedrooms there cost $1,200, while one-bedrooms go for $960.
  • San Bernardino has the least expensive rents in the Riverside metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,050; rents decreased 0.6% over the past month but were up 2.4% over the past year.
  • Corona has the most expensive rents of the largest cities in the Riverside metro, with a two-bedroom median of $2,190; rents grew 0.2% over the past month and 3.5% over the past year.

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Rancho Cucamonga

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

  • Rents increased slightly in other cities across the state, with California as a whole logging rent growth of 1.8% over the past year. For example, rents have grown by 2.2% in San Jose, 1.3% in Los Angeles, and 1.0% in San Diego.
  • Rancho Cucamonga's median two-bedroom rent of $1,750 is above the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.2% over the past year compared to the 3.4% increase in Rancho Cucamonga.
  • While Rancho Cucamonga's rents rose moderately over the past year, some cities nationwide saw decreases, including Portland (-2.6%) and Seattle (-2.4%).
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Rancho Cucamonga than most large cities. For example, Phoenix has a median 2BR rent of $1,050, where Rancho Cucamonga 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
Riverside $1,060 $1,320 0.5% 3.5%
San Bernardino $840 $1,050 -0.6% 2.4%
Fontana $1,050 $1,320 -0.8% 2.8%
Moreno Valley $1,370 $1,710 0.1% 1.9%
Rancho Cucamonga $1,400 $1,750 -0.4% 3.4%
Ontario $1,190 $1,490 0.0% 2.0%
Corona $1,750 $2,190 0.2% 3.5%
Murrieta $1,390 $1,740 -0.0% 0.9%
Indio $960 $1,200 -0.5% -0.3%
Chino Hills $1,570 $1,980 -0.1% 3.9%
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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.

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