Claremont, California is a college town like no other. It is home eight higher-education institutions. Because of this, the city has a large number of younger residents and a disproportionately high number of PhDs. Rental apartments in Claremont are plentiful in this dynamic city.
Founded in 1887, Claremont is located 30 miles east of Los Angeles in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains. The Metrolink commuter train makes several trips a day from Claremont to LA from the Claremont Commuter Station. The city is also very bicycle and pedestrian friendly.
The colleges and universities in Claremont include Claremont Graduate University, Claremont McKenna College, Harvey Mudd College, Pitzer College, Pomona College, Scripps College, and Keck Graduate Institute.
Claremont offers 23 city parks and sports fields on 1,788 acres and the Claremont Hills Wilderness Park on 1,620 acres, making this a great city to enjoy the outdoors. Rent a Claremont apartment and enjoy the historic buildings, tree-lined streets and colleges the city is famous for.