El Cerrito, CA Apartments

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety

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El Cerrito has a reputation of being a dangerous city. This was especially true in the mid-2000s, when their crime rate doubled the national average in ‘05 and ‘06. Now, the criminal portrait of the city sends mixed messages. El Cerrito has improved drastically in certain categories, like motor vehicle theft risk, which in 2010 was twenty times safer than the national average. Robberies have also declined recently, as they only occur at half the rate of the average Californian city. Crimes such as assault, larceny, and murder are still issues for the city, but overall there’s a declining pattern, as the total crime risk for an individual is now lower than state and national averages.

Traffic & Commuting

Traffic & Commuting

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El Cerrito residents have to commute longer to work (36 minutes, one way) than the average Californian (29 minutes) and American (26 minutes). Oakland is just 10 miles away, but traffic on Interstate 80 can significantly affect the commute on a busy day. To reach San Francisco, 16 miles away, El Cerrito residents have to cross the Bay Bridge, which is notorious for its backed up traffic. Fortunately, if residents want to avoid the stress of driving, there are a variety of public transportation services available, such as the Bay Area Rapid Transit, AC Transit, Amtrak stations in nearby Richmond and Berkeley, and All Nighter routes for late weekend nights.


We Have 1,111 El Cerrito, CA Apartment Listings

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thumbnail 1 Bed $3,300 Stockton Ave, El Cerrito, CA April 15th
thumbnail 1 - 2 Bed $1,425 - $1,475 El Cerrito, CA April 13th
2 Bed $1,595 6522 Moeser Lane, El Cerrito, CA April 12th
thumbnail 1 - 2 Bed $1,676 - Call 10810 San Pablo Avenue, El Cerrito, CA December 23rd
thumbnail 2 Bed $1,650 855 Liberty Street, El Cerrito, CA April 14th
thumbnail 2 Bed $3,650 8413 Bel View Court, El Cerrito, CA April 15th
thumbnail 1 - 2 Bed $1,751 - $2,064 El Cerrito, CA April 13th
thumbnail 3 Bed $1,650 6016 Avila Avenue, El Cerrito, CA April 14th
thumbnail 3 Bed $3,150 1.29 miles from El Cerrito April 13th
thumbnail 1 Bed $1,400 1.59 miles from El Cerrito April 15th
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Nearby Cities & Towns

Name Dist. Available Apartments
Albany 2.0mi 1,103
Richmond 2.5mi 1,018
Berkeley 3.8mi 1,114
San Pablo 3.8mi 930
Emeryville 5.6mi 1,051
Orinda 7.1mi 1,017
Alameda 10.0mi 1,122
Lafayette 10.2mi 678
Crockett 10.2mi 439
Moraga 11.2mi 826
Oakland 11.2mi 1,146
Martinez 11.7mi 554

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