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Rental market trends in Bakersfield, CA

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Average Rent in Bakersfield, CA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Studio - $950+36%
1 Bed - $1,590+18%
2 Beds - $1,697+21%
Last updated 3/22/2023

Average Apartment Cost in Bakersfield, CA

The average rent for apartments in Bakersfield, CA, is between $950 and $1,697 in 2023. For a studio apartment in Bakersfield, CA, the average rent is $950. When it comes to 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent in Bakersfield, CA, is $1,590. For a 2-bedroom apartment, the average rent is $1,697.

Apartment Rent Ranges in Bakersfield, CA

Apartment Prices

Neighborhood Apartment Rent Trends in Bakersfield, CA

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Southwest Bakersfield$2,100-7%
Park Stockdale$2,100-7%
Central Bakersfield$1,8000%
Northeast Bakersfield$895+28%
Homaker Park$895+28%
Northwest Bakersfield$767+32%
Olive Drive Area$767+32%

How Other Cities Compare to Bakersfield, CA

City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change

Bakersfield, CA Rent Trends

Neighborhood Information for Bakersfield, CA

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Bakersfield, CA?

The most affordable neighborhoods in Bakersfield are Olive Drive Area, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $809, Northeast Bakersfield, where renters pay $995 on average for a 1-bedroom apartment, and Homaker Park, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $995. If you're looking for other great deals, check out the listings in East Bakersfield ($1,100 for a 1-bedroom apartment) or South Bakersfield ($1,200 for a 1-bedroom apartment), compared to the $1,590 average for a Bakersfield 1-bedroom apartment.