Sacramento Local Guide


Introducing Sacramento, California

We are happy to introduce you to Sacramento, California. We are glad to help show you around. Sacramento features 466 neighborhoods. Local families find out this is a fantastic area to call home. Apartment shoppers pick this area with consideration of many factors, amongst which are how much it costs to live here, where it is located, along with schools, parks, and the lifestyle they can find in this town. We have researched these factors for you, so continue reading for more details. Filter and search through 3,122 apartment communities built and available in and around this city.

Lifestyle Ratings

ApartmentHomeLiving brings you our detailed rental analysis called 'Lifestyle Ratings' - a comparison of neighborhoods, cities and towns, and rental properties across California, including Sacramento. LifeStyle Ratings are the best way to sort through finding a place to live - beyond price and floorplan. This takes in many factors including filtering automatically for easy access to the parks, luxury housing options, transit availability, pet-friendly communities, places that make kids happy, and other valuable search options. Use Lifestyle Search in the site filter options on this page - and find your Perfect place!

Getting Around Sacramento

Rated by WalkScore as 'semi-car-dependent', this city is one where you will want to have a car available. Given the design of this area and walkable sidewalks here, you may be able to get along without a vehicle when for going out for at least some of the goods or services you need on a daily basis.

Going out for bike rides is popular in this city. Grab your bike and head out! This town is rated highly for Bike Score, This is a ranking based on a survey of available bike lanes, manageable hills, having a plethora of interesting places to bike to, and detailed surveys conducted with many avid bicyclists on how bikeable the area is.

Schools in Sacramento, CA

For families with children, choosing a location with highly-rated school districts is important. Choosing a rental is an opportunity to benefit your kids with really good learning and education resources. and our rental search tools can help make finding a rental with a good school quick and easy. Ask the leasing staff or owner at your home and apartment about attendence zoning.

For students in the 13-18 year-old range take notice of Kit Carson International Academy, the highest-rated high school in this town. Kit Carson International Academy has a GreatSchools Rating of 4/10. Make sure you consider Sutter Middle, the highest-rated middle school in this municipal area, with a GreatSchools Rating of 7/10. The highest-rated elementary school in this area is David Lubin Elementary with a GreatSchools Rating of 6/10.

Sacramento Points of Interest

National Guard Armory Sacramento is located near here. Sutter's Fort State Historical Park is found nearby. ZIP code 95811 can be found in this city.

Pet Friendly Apartments

For residents with pets, 'pet friendly' apartment complexes are available here.

Sacramento Rental Pricing

A rental apartment unit in Sacramento is on average $2,270. The average home rent in this town is $2,547. An apartment home for rent in this area costs you from $570 to $6,300. Studio apartments average $1,886 and range from $867 to $2,700. A 1 bedroom apartment as an average will cost you $2,015 and ranges from $570 to $5,637. A 2 bedroom apartments averages $2,434 and ranges from $750 to $6,300. Three bedroom apartments average $2,934 and range from $790 to $5,936. Four bedroom apartments average $2,051 and range from $720 to $4,800.

Low Income / Section 8 in Sacramento

Our comprehensive listings of apartments boasts apartment complexes that have subsidized rental rates. 'Low income' apartment communities are subsidized multifamily units that have qualifying criteria (primarily income limits) that must be met in order to apply.

, 'naturally-occuring affordable housing' (NOAH) apartment units are ready for you to tour. These are apartments that do not have income restrictions, but are driven by natural market conditions and can be found at low cost.

US Population Rank for Sacramento, CA -
Top 3 Local Schools in Sacramento, CA - ApartmentHomeLiving.comPhoebe A. Hearst ElementaryWest CampusGenevieve Didion

Frequently Asked Questions about Sacramento

How much are Studio apartments in Sacramento?

The pricing for 182 Studio Apartments in Sacramento currently ranges from $867 to $5,078 with an average price of $1,887.

What is the current price range for One Bedroom Sacramento Apartments for rent?

Today's rental pricing for One Bedroom Apartments in Sacramento ranges from $570 to $8,940 with an average monthly rent of $2,019.

What does renting a Two Bedroom Apartment in Sacramento cost?

The monthly rent prices of Two Bedroom Apartments currently available in Sacramento range from $750 to $10,000. Today's average rental price for Two Bedrooms here is $2,437.

How expensive are Sacramento Three Bedroom Apartments?

There are currently 395 Three Bedroom Apartments listings available in Sacramento on The pricing ranges from $790 to $10,000 - averaging $2,957 for the location.