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Rental market trends in Berkeley, CA

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Average Rent in Berkeley, CA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Studio - $2,495+32%
1 Bed - $3,226+24%
2 Beds - $5,695+4%
Last updated 3/30/2023

Average Apartment Cost in Berkeley, CA

The average rent for apartments in Berkeley, CA, is between $2,495 and $5,695 in 2023. For a studio apartment in Berkeley, CA, the average rent is $2,495. When it comes to 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent in Berkeley, CA, is $3,226. For a 2-bedroom apartment, the average rent is $5,695.

Apartment Rent Ranges in Berkeley, CA

Apartment Prices

Neighborhood Apartment Rent Trends in Berkeley, CA

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Berkeley Hills$2,500--
South Berkeley$1,945--
North Berkeley$1,795--
West Berkeley$1,695--
Poet's Corner$1,695--
Central Berkeley$1,247--

How Other Cities Compare to Berkeley, CA

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Mountain View$3,294+36%
Palo Alto$3,177-6%
San Francisco$2,882+4%
Redwood City$2,762-7%
Santa Rosa$2,743-5%
San Jose$2,574+3%

Berkeley, CA Rent Trends

Neighborhood Information for Berkeley, CA

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Berkeley, CA?

The most affordable neighborhoods in Berkeley are Panoramic Hill, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $1,487, Central Berkeley, where renters pay $2,095 on average for a 1-bedroom apartment, and Poet's Corner, where the average 1-bedroom apartment rent goes for $2,150. If you're looking for other great deals, check out the listings in South Berkeley ($2,175 for a 1-bedroom apartment) or Northside ($2,195 for a 1-bedroom apartment), compared to the $3,226 average for a Berkeley 1-bedroom apartment.