San Jose Local Guide


Introducing San Jose, California

Welcome to the ApartmentHomeLiving local rentals overview for San Jose, a good place to live, and located in California. There are 724 local neighborhoods in San Jose. Apartment residents find out this is a remarkable area to call home. Local families prefer San Jose based on any number of different considerations including budget considerations, location, schools, parks, and the enjoyable lifestyle they can enjoy when living here. Our team has researched all these preferences for choosing San Jose, CA. We invite you to explore 9,895 apartment complexes on the market and available for leasing right now in this municipal area.

Lifestyle Ratings

ApartmentHomeLiving brings you Lifestyle Ratings of rentals in cities across the United States, including San Jose. Our Lifestyle Ratings help you zero-in on the perfect place to call home. This takes in many factors including filtering automatically for the best outdoor access, luxury housing options, places that make kids happy, raising pets, transit options, and how walkable or bikeable each community and area is. Use Lifestyle Search in the site filter options on this page - and find your Perfect place!

Getting Around San Jose

Rated by WalkScore as 'semi-car-dependent', this section of San Jose is one where you will want to have a automobile available. With the level of traffic and a moderate level of accommodation here for pedestrians, you may be able to get along without a car or truck for at least some errands.

Riding a bike is a way of life here. Are you a bicycle rider? If so, you will be 'pumped' about San Jose. This is a high Bike Score area, BikeScore is an independent ranking based on having designated bike lanes, having a plethora of interesting places to bike to, and individual feedback from thousands of avid bicyclists.

Schools in San Jose, CA

For parents with school-age children, education can be an important factor in choosing your rental home. Choosing a home and apartment is an opportunity to benefit your students with highly-rated learning and education resources. Ask the leasing staff or owner at your rental about attendence zoning.

For grades 9-12 check out Andrew P. Hill High, the highest-rated high school in this town. For school-age children between elementary and high school ages be sure to take a look at College Connection Academy, the highest-rated middle school in this area. College Connection Academy has a GreatSchools Rating of 9/10. Consider Franklin Elementary, the highest-rated elementary school in this area with a GreatSchools Rating of 4/10.

For college students, this city is proud to have San Jose State University nearby.

San Jose Points of Interest

US Army Reserve Center is nearby San Jose. Kelley Park is in this area. ZIP code 95112 can be found in this town.

Pet Friendly Apartments

For apartment shoppers with pets, 'pet friendly' apartment communities can be found here.

San Jose Rental Pricing

An apartment unit in San Jose is on average $4,070. The average home rent in this city is $8,334. An apartment home for rent in this town will cost you from $727 to $10,000. As an average rent for a studio apartment in San Jose is $2,594, and has a range from $1,200 to $4,645. A 1 bedroom apartment on average costs $3,125 and ranges from $727 to $9,693. A 2 bedroom apartments averages $3,920 and ranges from $858 to $10,000. Three bedroom apartments average $4,844 and range from $988 to $10,000. Four bedroom (and larger) apartments average $6,185 and range from $2,995 to $10,000.

Low Income / Section 8 in San Jose

Low income apartment complexes are ready for you to tour. 'Low income' multifamily communities are funded by local government, and have particular income restrictions to qualify.

US Population Rank for San Jose, CA -
Top 3 Local Schools in San Jose, CA - ApartmentHomeLiving.comJames Franklin Smith ElementaryLynbrook HighCollege Connection Academy

Frequently Asked Questions about San Jose

How much are Studio apartments in San Jose?

The pricing for 520 Studio Apartments in San Jose currently ranges from $1,000 to $7,000 with an average price of $2,590.

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

Today's rental pricing for One Bedroom Apartments in San Jose ranges from $727 to $9,794 with an average monthly rent of $3,129.

What does renting a Two Bedroom Apartment in San Jose cost?

The monthly rent prices of Two Bedroom Apartments currently available in San Jose range from $858 to $10,000. Today's average rental price for Two Bedrooms here is $3,924.

How expensive are San Jose Three Bedroom Apartments?

There are currently 1657 Three Bedroom Apartments listings available in San Jose on The pricing ranges from $988 to $10,000 - averaging $4,833 for the location.