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Richmond, California, 94806
1 Bedroom$1,317 - $4,040
2 Bedrooms$1,480 - $5,844
Richmond, California, 94806
1 Bedroom$1,298 - $1,421
2 Bedrooms$1,532 - $1,790
Richmond, California, 94806
Richmond, California, 94806
1 BedroomUp to $1,007
2 BedroomsUp to $1,204
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If you are a family and need a roomy apartment in Richmond there are a wide variety of options - you will find a variety of options in many lovely areas around the city. Excited to start looking for your new Richmond apartment? Be sure to read on for the whole story about finding that perfect place, both here or on our blog.
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Richmond Apartment Rental Market
Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 10.0% 8.4% +1.6% $10,000 to $14,999 5.8% 5.6% +0.2% $15,000 to $19,999 5.6% 5.6% +0.0% $20,000 to $24,999 5.6% 5.8% -0.2% $25,000 to $29,999 5.3% 5.7% -0.4% $30,000 to $34,999 6.1% 5.7% +0.4% $35,000 to $39,999 6.2% 5.4% +0.8% $40,000 to $44,999 6.2% 5.2% +1.0% $45,000 to $49,999 5.2% 4.6% +0.6% $50,000 to $59,999 8.7% 8.6% +0.1% $60,000 to $74,999 11.0% 10.6% +0.4% $75,000 to $99,999 12.2% 11.5% +0.7% $100,000 to $124,999 5.8% 6.8% -1.0% $125,000 to $149,999 2.8% 3.6% -0.8% $150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 3.3% -1.3% $200,000 or more 1.3% 3.6% -2.3%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 5.3% 4.8% +0.5% 10.0% to 14.9% 11.5% 9.8% +1.7% 15.0% to 19.9% 13.7% 13.6% +0.1% 20.0% to 24.9% 12.8% 13.1% -0.3% 25.0% to 29.9% 10.3% 11.0% -0.7% 30.0% to 34.9% 8.3% 8.2% +0.1% 35.0% to 39.9% 6.9% 5.9% +1.0% 40.0% to 49.9% 7.1% 8.0% -0.9% 50.0% or more 20.1% 20.2% -0.1% Not computed 3.9% 5.4% -1.5%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 9.1% 9.6% -0.5% 25 to 34 years 29.1% 29.3% -0.2% 35 to 44 years 25.6% 25.8% -0.2% 45 to 54 years 17.9% 16.5% +1.4% 55 to 64 years 9.2% 8.0% +1.2% 65 to 74 years 5.2% 5.3% -0.1% 75 to 84 years 3.0% 4.0% -1.0% 85 years and over 0.9% 1.6% -0.7%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 18.4% 30.9% -12.5% 30 to 44 minutes 25.4% 24.5% +0.9% 45 to 59 minutes 18.7% 13.8% +4.9% 60 or more minutes 37.5% 30.8% +6.7%
Source: 2000 Census
A Variety of Apartments Available in Richmond
Richmond is located only 16 miles northeast of San Francisco and is on a peninsula that separates the San Francisco Bay from the San Pablo Bay. If you have questions then feel free to ask one of our local experts through the "Ask a Question" box. Whether you crave the close proximity to Point Pinole Regional Shorelines or the thick tree lined fairways of the Richmond Country Club, this city has all that you are looking for and then some. You will be sure to find a variety of apartment options all throughout the area with MyNewPlace." "Richmond Rentals to Fit Your Budget
To find the best deals on Richmond rentals use our apartment finder. Not only will you get up-to-date prices on the most popular homes, you will also be able to search for specific amenities that you just can’t live without. The city has so much to offer its residents that you won’t be left for wanting. Whether you are looking for housing for yourself and or others, Richmond has something to please everyone.
Finding the Right Richmond Apartment
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Finding Great Neighborhoods
Richmond sponsors a Juneteenth Parade & Festival as well as a Richmond Homefront Festival to celebrate family, community, and the local culture. Find out more about the community events and get a better idea of what the city has to offer by looking at their website. At the Point Isabel Dog Park there is something for the every member of the family. While the four-legged companions get to run, swim, play, and socialize, the bi-peds can take in views of the Golden Gate Bridge.
Getting Around Richmond
From the freeways to the seas, Richmond boasts a wide range of transportation mediums. It features two interstate freeways as well as the new Richmond Parkway. The Oakland International Airport is only 18 miles away and the San Francisco International Airport is 28 miles away leaving any destination possible within a short drive. The Bay Area Rapid Transit systems as well as the AMTRAK make public transit in and out of the city a piece of cake, while the AC Transit local bus lines make inner-city transportation a breeze. The city cares about the environment and is currently undergoing a major transition from heavy industrial towards a more high tech and light industrial environment.
What to do in Richmond
If history is of an interest, you might want to check out the SS Red Oak Victory. It is the only surviving vessel of the 747 ships that were launched at Richmond during WWII. Check out all the nearby historical sites when you’re out and about exploring the town. Stop by the Museum of History, the Museum of Jewelry, and the Golden State Model Railroad Museum for a fun and educational experience. The Hilltop Mall features over 140 stores and provides a wide variety of shopping opportunities; check them out here at Simon Malls. For a list of upcoming events in your new city you should also look at Richmond Zvents.
Average Apartment Rent in Richmond, California
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Richmond Apartment Rental TrendsApartments in Richmond have competitive rents so be sure to use our apartment finder to get the best deal. In February the average rent for a 1 Bedroom Richmond apartment cost $1,067. If you need a roommate, try finding a 2 bedroom apartment rental. An average 2 bedroom Richmond apartment was $1,421 in February. Start your apartment search by checking out some of the Richmond rentals listed below.
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Each neighborhood in Richmond is different. Search apartments by neighborhood to find where your Richmond apartments should be:
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Map & Local Information
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How is the public transportation system in Richmond?
Richmond is fairly well connected when it comes to public transportation. AC Transit provides 14 bus lines in the city including local service, commuter service across the Bay Bridge to the San Francisco Transbay Terminal, and owl "All-Nighter" service along the BART line. The lines are: 7, 29, 70, 71, 72, 72M, 72R, 74, 76, 376, 800, H, L, LC, LA. BART has one station in the city of Richmond, which serves as the northern terminus of the Richmond-Millbrae and Richmond-Fremont lines. Amtrak provides passenger rail service to other cities from Richmond Station, which is shared with the BART system.
Are there museums in Richmond or nearby?
Yes. In fact, Richmond is home to a host of museums. The Golden State Model Railroad Museum, for example, is an operating model railroad exhibit featuring dozens of city and country scenes with trains from different eras. The Richmond Art Center's 6,000 square feet of gallery space and sculpture courtyard showcases work by emerging and mid-career Bay Area artists. The Richmond Museum of History displays historical materials and artifacts of significance to the city of Richmond. Richmond is also home to the Museum of Jewelry and the Alvarado Adobe Museum.