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 376 San Rafael, CA Apartment Listings

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thumbnail 1 Bed $1,850 1825 Lincoln Avenue, San Rafael, CA July 26th
thumbnail 0 Bed $1,375 San Rafael, CA June 13th
thumbnail 4 Bed $5,800 142 Chula Vista Drive, San Rafael, CA July 26th
thumbnail 1 - 3 Bed $2,500 - $10,000 33 San Pablo Avenue, San Rafael, CA July 28th
thumbnail 1 - 2 Bed $2,250 - $2,650 San Rafael, CA June 13th
thumbnail 1 - 2 Bed $1,800 - $2,075 124 Merrydale Road, San Rafael, CA July 28th
thumbnail 1 Bed $1,950 238 Merrydale Road, San Rafael, CA July 26th
thumbnail 4 Bed $5,500 16 Chestnut Avenue, San Rafael, CA July 26th
thumbnail 1 Bed $2,236 - $2,746 1050 Court Street, San Rafael, CA July 29th
thumbnail 4 Bed $4,500 95 Vista Marin Drive, San Rafael, CA July 26th
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Apartment Complexes

Name Bedrooms Price Range
Studio - Two $1,664 - $3,568
One - Two $2,169 - $3,007
Studio - Two $0 - $2,885
One - Two $1,575 - $1,775
Studio - Three $1,325 - $2,150
One - Three $1,902 - $3,356
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Nearby Cities & Towns

Name Dist. Available Apartments
San Pablo 10.1mi 757
Richmond 10.6mi 810
El Cerrito 13.1mi 877
Albany 14.2mi 874
San Francisco 15.9mi 747
Berkeley 16.2mi 885
Emeryville 16.3mi 846
Crockett 17.2mi 374
Petaluma 18.7mi 97
Vallejo 19.2mi 222
Alameda 20.0mi 907
Orinda 20.2mi 789

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