Most Expensive Zip Codes to Rent in Sacramento


Thinking of renting a home or apartment in Sacramento? If so, you will probably want to explore the area rents before you make a decision. A newly released report by RentCafe.com allows you to interactively research rents by zip codes. If you are looking to rent a home instead of an apartment, adjust the monthly rent number upwards. Even though these numbers are based on apartment rents, you can still get an idea of where rents are the most affordable in the city. If you’re looking to avoid most expensive zip codes to rent, then scroll down to our most affordable places to rent below. You may also want to look at our Top 10 Places to Live in Sacramento to review the desirability of these neighborhoods.

We looked at the data and break it down for you. We broke down 30 different zip codes by price range. The Top 10 most expensive. The Top 10 most affordable and the 10 mid range neighborhoods to consider when looking to rent a home.

Top 10 most expensive zip codes to rent in Sacramento

Starting off at #1 most expensive zip code to rent is Davis. Not surprising given that it is a college town with lots of students and a great ambiance. El Dorado Hills and Folsom are bedroom communities for Intel employees. These employees often have lots of income or are here on temporary projects short term projects.

Position City Zip Code Monthly Rents
1 Davis 95616 1834
2 Downtown 95814 1688
3 El Dorado Hills 95762 1669
4 Folsom 95630 1650
5 Roseville 95747 1605
6 Rocklin 95765 1571
7 Elk Grove 95758 1547
8 North Natomas 95835 1522
9 West Sacramento 95605 1498
10 Rocklin 95677 1493

Top 10 most affordable zip codes to rent in Sacramento

If you are looking for a pleasant and affordable neighborhood, consider the following areas. Bear in mind that prices are only averages. For nicer streets or complexes you will likely pay more than the average number below.

Position City Zip Code Monthly Rents
1 Carmichael 95608 982
2 Woodland 95695 1008
3 South Sacramento 95823 1063
4 Del Paso Heights 95838 1094
5 Elk Grove 95624 1123
6 West Sacrament 95691 1135
7 Citrus Heights 95610 1156
8 Lincoln Village 95827 1157
9 Rancho Cordova 95670 1161
10 Rosemont 95826 1201

Mid price range zip codes to rent in Sacramento

Moving up the price scale, these last 10 zip codes cover the mid range priced neighborhoods.

11 Del Paso Heights 95815 1248
12 Cameron Park 95682 1253
13 Fair Oaks 95628 1266
14 Woodland 95776 1275
15 Orangevale 95662 1289
16 Greehaven 95831 1312
17 Sacramento 95864 1320
18 South Natomas 95833 1324
19 Natomas 95834 1352
20 Antelope 95843 1419