San Rafael, CA Apartments

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With almost 50% of residencies renter occupied, San Rafael is a very renter friendly city, but the average rent is quite pricey when compared to national averages. However, when looking at the average rent in San Rafael compared to nearby cities, rental rates are very fair, considering the cities proximity to the water. Situated on San Rafael Bay and only about 10 miles from the Pacific, the closer your apartment is to the water, the higher your rent will be. The average rent for a two bedroom apartment is almost $2000, but the average rent for seven surrounding cities is $400 greater.

Schools & Education

Schools & Education

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San Rafael is served by the San Rafael School District and , which consists of 11 elementary, three middle, and two high schools. The 11 elementary schools are zoned, with the best being Dixie Elementary, according to GreatSchools. The best middle school is Miller Creek and the best high school is Terra Linda. Terra Linda High School has many distinguished sports teams and has a strong honors and advanced placement system for accelerated students. San Rafael also has a continuation high school for students that require individual attention due to any number of special needs.


We Have 497 San Rafael, CA Apartment Listings

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thumbnail 0 Bed $1,375 San Rafael, CA June 13th
thumbnail 1 - 2 Bed $2,915 - $6,200 San Pablo Ave, San Rafael, CA November 30th
thumbnail 1 - 2 Bed $2,535 - $7,700 33 San Pablo Avenue, San Rafael, CA November 15th
thumbnail 3 Bed $4,400 151 Dominican Drive, San Rafael, CA November 15th
thumbnail 1 - 2 Bed $2,250 - $2,650 San Rafael, CA June 13th
1 - 2 Bed $1,750 - $2,075 124 Merrydale Road, San Rafael, CA November 15th
thumbnail 1 Bed $1,800 100 Laurel Place, San Rafael, CA November 28th
thumbnail 0 - 2 Bed $2,259 - Call 1050 Court Street, San Rafael, CA November 28th
thumbnail 2 Bed $2,495 535 Belle, San Rafael, CA November 19th
thumbnail 1 Bed $2,500 153 Park Street, San Rafael, CA November 14th
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Apartment Complexes

Name Bedrooms Price Range
Studio - Two $1,699 - $4,634
One - Two $2,169 - $4,634
Studio - Two $0
One - Two $1,575 - $1,775
One - Three $1,902 - $3,356
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Nearby Cities & Towns

Name Dist. Available Apartments
San Pablo 10.1mi 975
Richmond 10.6mi 1,055
El Cerrito 13.1mi 1,125
Albany 14.2mi 1,142
San Francisco 15.9mi 1,044
Berkeley 16.2mi 1,156
Emeryville 16.3mi 1,129
Crockett 17.2mi 378
Petaluma 18.7mi 97
Vallejo 19.2mi 201
Alameda 20.0mi 1,217
Orinda 20.2mi 980

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