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Average Rent in Bonita, CA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Bonita 1 Bed - $2,195-
Bonita 2 Beds - $2,595-

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Demographics

Education

High School

27%

Associate's

35%

Bachelor's

24%

Master's

13%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

42%

3 people

23%

4 people

15%

5 people

9%

6+ people

11%

Household Income

0-50k

21%

50-100k

30%

100-150k

24%

150-200k

15%

200k+

11%

Age

0-10

11%

10-20

9%

20-45

35%

45-65

26%

65+

19%

Affordability

Percentage: 2/52/5

Renters gave this area a 2 out of 5 for affordability

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Rent Trends

Average rent in Bonita, CA

In Bonita, CA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $2,195 to $2,595. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $2,195. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $2,595.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

1 Bed

-

Changed from $2,195 to $2,195
2 Beds

-

Changed from $2,595 to $2,595

Rent Ranges

Apartment PricesProportion
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17%
83%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Coronado$2,489-1%
Carlsbad$2,475-34%
Encinitas$2,295-22%
San Diego$2,261-4%
Chula Vista$2,245+5%
La Jolla$2,095-9%
National City$2,025--
Vista$2,022+18%
Oceanside$1,995+11%
Spring Valley$1,895--
La Mesa$1,8600%
Escondido$1,834-2%
Lemon Grove$1,540--
El Cajon$1,500-6%
Santee$1,500-22%
Lakeside$1,485--
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Carlsbad$2,955-25%
San Diego$2,822-1%
Oceanside$2,686+10%
Del Mar$2,595--
Vista$2,582+28%
Chula Vista$2,577+2%
National City$2,470+8%
Imperial Beach$2,450+12%
Encinitas$2,448+4%
San Marcos$2,401-3%
Spring Valley$2,299+1%
Poway$2,295-10%
La Mesa$2,240-6%
Santee$2,195+2%
Lemon Grove$2,000-8%
Escondido$1,935-2%
El Cajon$1,825+2%
Lakeside$1,795--
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Coronado$4,062-16%
San Diego$3,705-2%
Chula Vista$3,269+12%
Vista$3,145+13%
San Marcos$3,116+5%
Lemon Grove$2,995+18%
Del Mar$2,995-9%
National City$2,970-2%
Imperial Beach$2,947-4%
Oceanside$2,836-4%
Ramona$2,775--
Poway$2,750-19%
Encinitas$2,710-8%
La Mesa$2,652-8%
Spring Valley$2,624-6%
Santee$2,610+4%
Escondido$2,561-4%
San Ysidro$2,500--
Lakeside$2,250--
El Cajon$2,195-5%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

13%

15-30 Mins

48%

30-40 Mins

16%

40-60 Mins

13%

60+ Mins

9%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 3131

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 17 of 33 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 22 of 33 renters

Percentage: 2424

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

No

Say 17 of 33 renters

Percentage: 2626

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 24 of 33 renters

Need A Car

No

Say 24 of 33 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Restaurants

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The restaurant scene here is really cooking with gas.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 73% fewer restaurants than average
  3. A standard number of restaurants compared to areas of a similar size

Coffee

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Things are heating up. Bonita gets a solid score for coffee.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. 12% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. Significantly more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Bonita has the right frame of mind for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 100% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 100% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Bumper sticker city. This place is good for filling up.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 75% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 43% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not bad on the supermarket score. Bonita gets an average rating.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 82% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 23% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

There's fresh air to be had here.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in Bonita.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 100% fewer gyms than average
  3. 100% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? Bonita doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 35% more pet facilities than average
  3. 83% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Bonita is running dry.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 85% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 67% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 26 of 33 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 25 of 33 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 25 of 33 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 25 of 33 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 22 of 33 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 22 of 33 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 22 of 33 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 21 of 33 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 20 of 33 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 19 of 33 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 18 of 33 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 18 of 33 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 18 of 33 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

Yes

Say 17 of 33 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 18 of 33 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 19 of 33 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 19 of 33 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 24 of 33 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 26 of 33 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 31 of 33 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Bonita

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About

Bonita, CA

Overview of Bonita

The census-designated place of Bonita is located in southern San Diego County, CA. Located due east of Chula Vista and National City, Bonita offers its residents a perfect location to experience the amenities of these major cities as well as nearby San Diego in a small-town setting. In just a few miles, residents can travel downtown to experience all the culture and recreation available in San Diego. True to its name which translates to "beautiful", Bonita is situated in the Sweetwater Valley, which boasts rolling hills, open spaces, golf courses and parks, making it a perfect place to raise a family. People looking for Bonita apartments for rent will be pleased with the tight-knit community here. According to Best Places, 12,500 people live in Bonita.

Living in Bonita, CA

The history of San Diego County goes back to 12,000 BC, when the original inhabitants made the area their home. Known as San Dieguito people, this group has been described as having a "scraper-maker culture." In 1542, Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo sailed his flagship and declared the area as a possession of the King of Spain and named it San Miguel.

People living in Bonita rentals and homes are near many opportunities for employment within the community and in the county. Some of the top employers include 32nd Street Naval Station, Barona Casino and Resort, General Dynamics NASSCO, Kaiser Permanente and Kyocera Communications. According to Best Places, the average commute time for residents of Bonita is about 27 minutes.

Bonita Attractions and Special Events

Each year, residents look forward to Bonitafest, an event that celebrates families, the community and business in the spirit of Bonita and the Sweetwater Valley. Visitors enjoy free shows, a parade and other exciting attractions at this event.

San Diego is just a short drive away and residents can often take advantage of the abundance of amenities and recreation available in the bustling city.

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Find Apartments in Nearby Cities

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San Diego, CA 8.4 miles$2,822$3,705
Chula Vista, CA 3.4 miles$2,577$3,269
National City, CA 4.3 miles$2,470$2,970
La Mesa, CA 7.6 miles$2,240$2,652
El Cajon, CA 10.2 miles$1,825$2,195
Lemon Grove, CA 5.9 miles$2,000$2,995
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Imperial Beach, CA 7 miles$2,450$2,947