selected.
of neighborhoods selected. We’ll search anywhere in .
Start your Sunnyvale apartment search!
Select how many bedrooms you want.
S
Studio
1
Bed
2
Beds
3+
Beds
What are you looking to pay?
Where are you looking to move?
Please enter a location.
Where do you work or go to school?
We'll show you how far the commute is
to the places you go to the most.
Please enter a location or skip.
I want to live within
How do you get there?
I drive (without traffic)
I drive (in traffic)
I ride public transit
I bike
What do you prefer?
On-site laundry
In-unit laundry
Washer/dryer connections
What about parking?
Garage
Parking
What other features do you want?
Hardwood Floors
Dishwasher
Air Conditioning
Patio/Balcony
Pool
Gym
What pets do you have?
Dog
Cat
I care most about
Getting all my features
Staying in the location I want
Having the cheapest price
Don’t worry, this won’t remove any matches
About when would you like to move in?
1
I’m just looking
2
I want to move, but I’m not in a hurry
3
I need to move, but can be a little flexible
4
I’ve gotta move!
What lease length are you looking to sign?
Are you signing a lease with anyone else?
A cosigner
Roommates, partner, etc.
Me, myself, and I
What's your monthly household income, before taxes?
Be sure to include the total income from all adults.
(We use this to save you time & help you find rents you will qualify for.)
Great! Your income qualifies you for the rent you chose.
So you know, apartments typically require your monthly income to be 2-3x the rent. Exact income requirements may vary, so always double-check with the apartment.
Apartments require 2-3x the rent in monthly income
Your monthly income only qualifies for a max rent of . Do you want to change your max rent?
Yes
Yes. Set my max rent to
No
No, I'll stick with
Did you know apartments require 2-3x the rent in monthly income?
Depending on your exact income you may not qualify for all apartments up to $500.
Have you been evicted?
No
I've never been evicted
Yes
I've been evicted
How did you hear about Apartment List?
Please select all that apply.
Postcard / Snail Mail
Google
TV / Streaming Video
Radio / Streaming Audio
Friend or Family
Billboard
Facebook
Other
Let’s find that perfect home
We’ll get started finding you the best out there. But first, let’s learn a little more about you.
Renters love us!
We’re rated 4.5 out of 5 because renters have so much success finding places they love.
Oops! Please enter an email.
Welcome to Apartment List
Looks like you've been here before. Welcome back.
Please log in to use this email.
Invalid email or password.
We've sent a password reset email with instructions to
You can close this window
Make your results better
Personalize your results by telling us what you think of your first three matches.
Get pre-qualified for top apartments
Apartments typically require your monthly income to be 2-3x the rent. Based on what you’d like to pay, you should make around or more.
Yes
I make about per month
No
I want to adjust my rent

44 Studio Apartments for rent in Sunnyvale, CA

Last updated November 16 at 4:19am UTC
Results within 5 miles of Sunnyvale, CA
Crescent Village Apartment Homes
320 Crescent Village Cir
San Jose, CA
Updated November 15 at 7:10pm UTC
Studio
$2,455
River View Apartment Homes
250 Brandon St
San Jose, CA
Updated November 15 at 7:10pm UTC
Studio
$2,435
54 W Rincon Ave
Central Campbell
Campbell, CA
Updated November 15 at 11:59am UTC
Studio
$1,800
626 Weston Dr
San Tomas
Campbell, CA
Updated November 15 at 9:41am UTC
Studio
$1,790
6943 Thornton Ave
Newark
Newark, CA
Updated November 15 at 8:47am UTC
Studio
$3,100

November 2018 Sunnyvale Rent Report

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

View full Sunnyvale Rent Report
Rent Report
Sunnyvale

November 2018 Sunnyvale Rent Report

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

Sunnyvale rents declined over the past month

Sunnyvale rents have remained flat over the past month, however, they are up significantly by 4.6% year-over-year. Currently, median rents in Sunnyvale stand at $2,320 for a one-bedroom apartment and $2,910 for a two-bedroom. Sunnyvale's year-over-year rent growth leads the state average of 1.3%, as well as the national average of 1.1%.

Rents rising across cities in California

Throughout the past year, rent increases have been occurring not just in the city of Sunnyvale, but across the entire state. Of the largest 10 cities that we have data for in California, all of them have seen prices rise. The state as a whole logged rent growth of 1.3% over the past year. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the state.

  • Looking throughout the state, San Francisco is the most expensive of all California's major cities, with a median two-bedroom rent of $3,100; of the 10 largest California cities that we have data for, all have seen rents rise year-over-year, with San Jose experiencing the fastest growth (+2.7%).
  • Anaheim, Oakland, and Sacramento have all experienced year-over-year growth above the state average (2.2%, 1.9%, and 1.8%, respectively).

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Sunnyvale

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

  • Sunnyvale's median two-bedroom rent of $2,910 is above the national average of $1,180. Nationwide, rents have grown by 1.1% over the past year compared to the 4.6% rise in Sunnyvale.
  • While Sunnyvale's rents rose significantly over the past year, some cities nationwide saw decreases, including Seattle (-1.3%) and Portland (-1.1%).
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Sunnyvale than most large cities. For example, Dallas has a median 2BR rent of $1,110, where Sunnyvale is more than two-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 Jose $2,100 $2,630 -0.4% 2.7%
Sunnyvale $2,320 $2,910 -0.1% 4.6%
Santa Clara $2,220 $2,790 -0.1% 4.6%
Mountain View $2,140 $2,690 0.4% 3.8%
Milpitas $2,380 $2,980 0.3% 4.3%
Palo Alto $2,550 $3,200 -0.1% 2.0%
Cupertino $4,160 $5,210 -1.1% 3.7%
Campbell $1,920 $2,410 0.1% 1.8%
Los Gatos $2,380 $2,990 1.5% 0.9%

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.