Min Price
Max Price
Beds
 

79 Properties

Sort

Overview of Palo Alto

Named after a tree that stood more than 110 feet tall, Palo Alto and its residents have long looked to surpass the sky-high goals set by the founders of this metropolis. Home to a number of high-tech firms, the California city is one of the fastest moving and most intelligent areas in the country. People looking for Palo Alto apartments for rent will be amazed at how quickly they fall in love with the sunny metropolis. A Mediterranean climate provides a comfortable atmosphere for some of the brightest minds in the country to operate, and many of these individuals choose to take in views of the mountains on long bike rides to wind down after a long day of work.

Living in Palo Alto

This area was first settled by Leland Stanford in 1876 and the development of this institution forever shaped the city that grew around it.

Palo Alto is home to Nobel Prize winners, chief executives of major Silicon Valley firms, but people looking for Palo Alto apartments for rent shouldn't feel intimidated. High quality public schools provide residents with an outstanding education, and children can look to Stanford for inspiration in their academic pursuits. Palo Alto has a number of quality restaurants, several shopping centers and residents of Palo Alto apartments have a wide selection of activities to participate in on hot, summer days. Gardening enthusiasts are especially welcome in the city, which has three sites that will provide an aesthetically-pleasing experience for all.

Palo Alto Apartments and Cost of Living

Palo Alto earns high ranks from AreaVibes. It's ranked no. 17 in the top places to live in California, and is touted for housing, weather and amenities. However, living in this beautiful city comes with a price. According to AreaVibes, the cost of living is 83.3 percent greater than the national average. If you're looking for Palo Alto apartments for rent, note that rental prices average 106.4 percent more expensive than the national average. 

Apartments in Palo Alto Work and Study

There are a number of business opportunities directly in the city and the outskirts, as the local government, the Hewlett-Packard Company, Stanford University Medical Center, TIBCO Software and many small tech firms employ the city's residents. The metropolis is also influenced by the many companies located in Silicon Valley, and the Stanford Shopping Center provides job placement for those who may not be technically inclined.

Nearby Stanford University is one of the country's premier academic institutions and a jewel of the West Coast's higher education system. A thriving sports program gives students and residents of apartments in Palo Alto alike a chance to see Division 1 athletics firsthand, as the university represents one of the Pac 12 Conference's best teams in several areas. People looking for apartments for rent in Palo Alto will have a number of options, as they can live close to the school or find a nice abode near one of the many parks located in the area.

20
Oak Creek Apartments
9

Palo Alto, CA 94304

$2,735+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

10+ Units Available

Oak Creek Apartments

Palo Alto, CA

(9)

$2,735+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths
10+ Units Available
19
The Marc, Palo Alto

Palo Alto, CA 94301

$4,400+

1-3 Beds1-3 Baths

The Marc, Palo Alto

Palo Alto, CA (University South)


$4,400+

1-3 Beds1-3 Baths
20
Mia Palo Alto

Palo Alto, CA 94301

$3,300+

Studio-1 Bed1 Bath

6 Units Available

Mia Palo Alto

Palo Alto, CA (Downtown North)


$3,300+

Studio-1 Bed1 Bath
6 Units Available
17
Stanford Villa

Palo Alto, CA 94306

$2,600+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Stanford Villa

Palo Alto, CA


$2,600+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths
32
Montage Apartments

Palo Alto, CA 94306

$3,395+

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

1 Unit Available

Montage Apartments

Palo Alto, CA (Barron Park)


$3,395+

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths
1 Unit Available
22
Parksquare Apartments
1

Palo Alto, CA 94306

$2,250+

1-2 Beds1 Bath

Parksquare Apartments

Palo Alto, CA

(1)

$2,250+

1-2 Beds1 Bath
Wellsbury Apartment Homes

Palo Alto, CA 94306

$2,570+

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

Wellsbury Apartment Homes

Palo Alto, CA (Midtown Palo Alto)


$2,570+

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths
Hawthorne Apartment Homes

Palo Alto, CA 94301

$2,995+

1 Bed1 Bath

1 Unit Available

Hawthorne Apartment Homes

Palo Alto, CA (Downtown North)


$2,995+

1 Bed1 Bath
1 Unit Available
17
Curtner

Palo Alto, CA 94306

$2,325+

1 Bed1 Bath

Curtner

Palo Alto, CA (Ventura)


$2,325+

1 Bed1 Bath
27
219 Ramona Street

Palo Alto, CA 94301

$2,800+

Studio-1 Bed1 Bath

219 Ramona Street

Palo Alto, CA (Downtown North)


$2,800+

Studio-1 Bed1 Bath
41
Avalon Towers on the Peninsula
259

Mountain View, CA 94040

$3,173+

1-3 Beds1-3 Baths

Avalon Towers on the Peninsula

Mountain View, CA

(259)

$3,173+

1-3 Beds1-3 Baths
21
Anton Menlo

Menlo Park, CA 94025

$2,750+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

10+ Units Available

Anton Menlo

Menlo Park, CA


$2,750+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths
10+ Units Available
29
Verve

Mountain View, CA 94040

$3,768+

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

10+ Units Available

Verve

Mountain View, CA (Miramonte-Springer)


$3,768+

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths
10+ Units Available
26
Avalon Mountain View
287

Mountain View, CA 94041

$3,240+

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths

Avalon Mountain View

Mountain View, CA

(287)

$3,240+

1-3 Beds1-2 Baths
19
707 Leahy Apartments
343

Redwood City, CA 94061

$2,526+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

9 Units Available

707 Leahy Apartments

Redwood City, CA (Redwood Oaks)

(343)

$2,526+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths
9 Units Available
Village Lake Apartments
3

Mountain View, CA 94043

$2,430+

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

2 Units Available

Village Lake Apartments

Mountain View, CA (Moffett-Whisman)

(3)

$2,430+

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths
2 Units Available
13
eaves Mountain View at Middlefield
164

Mountain View, CA 94043

$2,155+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

eaves Mountain View at Middlefield

Mountain View, CA (Moffett-Whisman)

(164)

$2,155+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths
39
eaves Creekside
443

Mountain View, CA 94041

$2,535+

Studio-2 Beds1 Bath

eaves Creekside

Mountain View, CA

(443)

$2,535+

Studio-2 Beds1 Bath
15
Franklin 299
11

Redwood City, CA 94063

$2,924+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

10+ Units Available

Franklin 299

Redwood City, CA

(11)

$2,924+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths
10+ Units Available
27
Indigo Apartment Homes
114

Redwood City, CA 94063

$2,769+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths

10+ Units Available

Indigo Apartment Homes

Redwood City, CA

(114)

$2,769+

Studio-3 Beds1-2 Baths
10+ Units Available