47 Apartments under 1600 for rent in San Clemente, CA

Last updated November 22 at 5:13am UTC
53 Via Marbrisa
Forster Ranch
San Clemente, CA
Updated November 6 at 9:55am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,025
Results within 5 miles of San Clemente, CA
Results within 10 miles of San Clemente, CA
26427 Verdugo Portola mbr
Ashton Court
Mission Viejo, CA
Updated November 16 at 12:20pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,425
2200 Via Mariposa E
Laguna Woods
Laguna Woods, CA
Updated November 16 at 6:18pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,595
31601 Via Conejo
The Village
Coto de Caza, CA
Updated November 4 at 2:26am UTC
Studio
$1,300
41 CALLE ARAGON
Laguna Woods
Laguna Woods, CA
Updated October 20 at 9:49am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,550
30 Groveside Drive
Kensington
Aliso Viejo, CA
Updated November 1 at 2:16am UTC
1 Bedroom
$975
296 La Brea Street
North Laguna
Laguna Beach, CA
Updated November 22 at 2:29am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,595
23321 La Crescenta
Mission Viejo
Mission Viejo, CA
Updated November 22 at 5:13am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,445
20702 El Toro Road
River Oaks Condominiums
Lake Forest, CA
Updated November 16 at 11:22am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,550
24055 PASEO DEL LAGO
Laguna Woods
Laguna Woods, CA
Updated November 9 at 12:04pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,500
Results within 20 miles of San Clemente, CA
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November 2017 San Clemente Rent Report

Welcome to the November 2017 San Clemente Rent Report. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the San Clemente rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

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November 2017 San Clemente Rent Report

Welcome to the November 2017 San Clemente Rent Report. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the San Clemente rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

San Clemente rents increase sharply over the past month

San Clemente rents have increased 1.4% over the past month, and are up sharply by 6.4% in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in San Clemente stand at $2,280 for a one-bedroom apartment and $2,940 for a two-bedroom. San Clemente's year-over-year rent growth leads the state average of 4.3%, as well as the national average of 2.7%.

Rents rising across the Los Angeles Metro

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of San Clemente, but across the entire metro. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in the Los Angeles 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.

  • Los Angeles proper has the least expensive rents in the Los Angeles metro, with a two-bedroom median of $1,730; the city has also seen rents fall by 0.2% over the past month, the biggest drop in the metro.
  • Garden Grove has seen the fastest rent growth in the metro, with a year-over-year increase of 10.9%. The median two-bedroom there costs $2,100, while one-bedrooms go for $1,640.
  • Irvine has the most expensive rents of the largest cities in the Los Angeles metro, with a two-bedroom median of $2,710; rents increased 0.8% over the past month and 5.4% over the past year.

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to San Clemente

As rents have increased sharply in San Clemente, large cities nationwide have seen rents grow more modestly, or in some cases, even decline. Compared to most large cities across the country, San Clemente 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 4.0% in San Diego, 3.0% in San Jose, and 1.8% in San Francisco.
  • San Clemente's median two-bedroom rent of $2,940 is above the national average of $1,160. Nationwide, rents have grown by 2.7% over the past year compared to the 6.4% rise in San Clemente.
  • While San Clemente's rents rose sharply over the past year, some cities nationwide saw decreases, including DC (-0.6%) and New York (-0.2%).
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in San Clemente than most large cities. For example, Houston has a median 2BR rent of $1,010, where San Clemente is nearly three 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 $1,350 $1,730 -0.2% 3.9%
Long Beach $1,360 $1,740 0.4% 4.4%
Anaheim $1,620 $2,080 0.4% 5.4%
Santa Ana $1,440 $1,860 0.8% 6.5%
Irvine $2,110 $2,710 0.8% 5.4%
Glendale $1,370 $1,770 0.3% 0.8%
Huntington Beach $1,860 $2,390 0.7% 3.0%
Santa Clarita $1,950 $2,510 0.5% 7.1%
Garden Grove $1,640 $2,100 10.9%
Pasadena $1,610 $2,070 0.4% -0.5%
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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:

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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.