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    803 Tirado Street, Austin, TX 78752
    6 Units available
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    • $1,100
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    7607 Blessing Ave, Austin, TX 78752
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    • $1,150
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    • $1,675
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    1200 E. Parmer Lane, Austin, TX 78753
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    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $1,459+
    • $1,564+
    • $1,894+
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    12100 Metric Blvd, Austin, TX 78758
    17 Units available
    • 1 BED
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,464+
    • $1,787+
    • $2,195+
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    2618 Kramer Ln, Austin, TX 78758
    59 Units available
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,774
    • $2,047
    • $2,675
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    8038 Exchange Drive, Austin, TX 78754
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    • 1 BED
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    • $1,348+
    • $1,532+
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    1773 Wells Branch Pkwy, Austin, TX 78728
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    • $1,194+
    • $1,689+
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    2611 Bee Caves Rd, Austin, TX 78746
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    • $1,734
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    3600 North Hills Drive, Austin, TX 78731
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    • 1 BED
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    • $1,210
    • $1,590
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    13401 Metric Boulevard, Austin, TX 78727
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    • $1,465+
    • $1,960+
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    3400 Shoreline Dr, Austin, TX 78728
    30 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,361+
    • $1,627+
    • $1,999+
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    6805 Woodhollow Dr, Austin, TX 78731
    9 Units available
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,304+
    • $1,339+
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    43 Rainey Street, Austin, TX 78701
    13 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $2,545+
    • $4,235+
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    4301 Grand Avenue Parkway, Austin, TX 78728
    23 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3+ BEDS
    • $1,425+
    • $1,948+
    • $2,798+
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    12330 Metric Blvd, Austin, TX 78758
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    • $1,360+
    • $1,870+
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    8103 S. Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78745
    22 Units available
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    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $1,815+
    • $1,625+
    • $2,490+
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    500 East Highland Mall Blvd., Austin, TX 78752
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,350
    • $1,750
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    127 E Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78704
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    • $1,884
    • $3,009+
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    809 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704
    29 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $2,390+
    • $3,250+
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    8405 Bent Tree Road, Austin, TX 78759
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    10307 Morado Cove, Austin, TX 78759
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    • $1,504+
    • $1,780+
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    3625 Duval Rd, Austin, TX 78759
    17 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,550+
    • $1,674+
    • $2,267+
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    1611 West 5Th Street, Suite 195, Austin, TX 78703
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,947+
    • $2,175+
    • $3,180+
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    12700 Ridgeline Blvd, Cedar Park, TX 78613
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,469+
    • $1,759+
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    2439 Town Lake Circle, Austin, TX 78741
    7 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,137+
    • $1,201+
    • $1,393+
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    2606 Wheless Ln, Austin, TX 78723
    10 Units available
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    2000 Cedar Bend Dr., Austin, TX 78758
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,241+
    • $1,699+
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    1401 St. Edwards Dr., Austin, TX 78704
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    720 Airport Boulevard, Austin, TX 78702
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    • $1,725+
    • $2,605+
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    2430 Cromwell Circle, Austin, TX 78741
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    • 2 BEDS
    • $965+
    • $1,350
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    12430 Metric Blvd, Austin, TX 78758
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    • $1,450+
    • $1,970+
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    2336 Douglas Street, Austin, TX 78741
    7 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,196+
    • $1,505+
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    10601 Manchaca Road, Austin, TX 78748
    8 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,335+
    • $1,590+
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    4009 Sabio Drive, Austin, TX 78749
    41 Units available
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,581+
    • $1,709+
    • $2,684+
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    4003 Red River Street, Austin, TX 78751
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    9701 Spectrum Drive, Austin, TX 78717
    13 Units available
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,429+
    • $1,527+
    • $2,068+
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    14000 Renaissance Ct, Austin, TX 78728
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,149+
    • $1,724+
    • $1,943+
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    7000 Janes Ranch Road, Austin, TX 78744
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    • $1,600+
    • $1,965+
    • $2,440+
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    9301 Old Bee Caves Road, Austin, TX 78735
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,559
    • $1,909
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    2101 Elmont Drive, Austin, TX 78741
    28 Units available
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,137+
    • $1,201+
    • $1,393+
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    1714 Patton Lane, Austin, TX 78723
    13 Units available
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    2613 E Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX 78702
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    • $1,395
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    12345 Lamplight Village Avenue, Austin, TX 78758
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    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,261+
    • $1,734+
    • $2,266+
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    3300 Wells Branch Parkway, Austin, TX 78728
    30 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,430+
    • $2,115+
    • $2,610+
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    9323 Manchaca Road, Austin, TX 78748
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    • 2 BEDS
    • 3+ BEDS
    • $1,422+
    • $1,755+
    • $1,891+
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    2208 N. FM 620, Austin, TX 78734-2768
    14 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,622+
    • $2,552+
    • $2,823+
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    6636 W. William Cannon Drive, Austin, TX 78735
    56 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,495+
    • $1,825+
    • $2,278+
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    609 Clayton Ln, Austin, TX 78752
    23 Units available
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    • $1,585+
    • $2,185+
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    1600 Wickersham Lane, Austin, TX 78741
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    • 4 BEDS
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    • $1,499
    • $2,019
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    12100 Archeleta Blvd, Austin, TX 78739
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    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,450+
    • $2,350
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Frequently Asked Questions

When were prices and availability in Austin, TX last updated?

Prices and availability in Austin, TX were last updated on 3 Jul 2022.

What are the best apartments in Austin, TX?

The best apartments in Austin, TX are: Davies Ranch, Le Montreaux Apartments, Paloma, Juniper Springs Apartments and Villas at Stone Oak Ranch.

What is the average rent in Austin, TX?

The average rent in Austin, TX is $1,735. Start your search for apartments in Austin, TX now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Austin, TX?

The price range for a studio apartment in Austin, TX is between $819 and $6,257. View all studio apartments in Austin, TX.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Austin, TX?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Austin, TX is between $765 and $27,744. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Austin, TX now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Austin, TX?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Austin, TX is between $965 and $12,769. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Austin, TX.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Austin, TX?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Austin, TX is between $765 and $19,698. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Austin, TX.

Renter's guide to Austin, TX

Known for its legendary music concerts and vibrant cultural landscape, Austin is one of the largest and fastest-growing cities in the U.S. With settlements dating back as far as 9200 BC, most Austin developments have sprung around the 1830s. But it wasn’t until the mid-20th century that Austin become a prominent metropolitan center – and rose to fame as a permanent fixture on the national music scene.

Spread over 280 square miles, Austin is set within reach of other prominent Texas urban centers – and fellow metropolises ranking among the top 10 largest U.S. cities – like Houston, San Antonio, and Dallas, all located within a distance about 200 miles. When it comes to living options, Austin can easily accommodate both those looking for walkable estates and high-rise living, all of them neighbored by an array of modern bars and restaurants.

The city climate falls under the humid subtropical climate, which is characterized by hot summers, mild winter days, and cold winter nights. The average temperature is 7 degrees Celsius during the winter – which typically runs from December through February, while its summers last from June to September. Every year, there are about 228 sunny days, the highest temperatures being recorded in the month of July; conversely, January is the month with the lowest temperatures. When it comes to notable weather particularities, Austin experiences an ice storm every two years that typically detracts operations for up to 48 hours.

Austin, TX Demographics

  • Total Population965,872
  • Female 490,573
    Male 475,299
  • Median Age33.7

Austin, TX has a population of 965,872 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 475,299 of Austin’s residents are women and 490,573 are men. The median age of those who live in Austin, TX is 33.7.

Cost of Living in Austin, TX

A regular bus fare in Austin costs, on average, $2.5/day, with prices varying based on the type of pass chosen. A single ride costs between $0.60 and $1.25, while 31-day passes prices range from $20.60 to $41.25. Children under 5 – accompanied by an adult or military personnel wearing uniform – can ride free of charge. Commuters can now buy passes and plan their trips through a mobile application while also enjoying affordable rates and reduced fares when purchasing their tickets online. The metro rideshare and the train service complement the public transport system, leading to an average commute time of roughly 23.5 minutes.

In a rather inexpensive restaurant, a three-course meal for two people will cost you approximately $50, with the price of a combo meal averaging roughly $7 per person. A cup of cappuccino costs about $4, while a loaf of bread and a liter of milk go for $2.31 and $0.86, respectively. Dining options abound for both those passionate about domestic and international cuisine, with restaurants like Franklin Barbecue Restaurant, Uchiko Japanese restaurant, Hula Hut Mexican Restaurant welcoming city residents and tourists alike.

Texas residents that choose Austin as their home pay about $141 for services such as electricity, water, garbage collection, and heating; the costs are reported for a 914-square-foot apartment. The monthly internet bill for the region is $48, while cleaning services are as high as $22/hour.

Average Rent in Austin, TX

  • Austin, TX Average Rental Price, February 2022 $1,735 /mo

The average monthly rent of apartments in Austin, TX is $1,735.

Austin, TX Apartment Rent Ranges

About 39% of apartment rents in Austin, TX range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 21% of apartments. Around 36% of Austin’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 3% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Austin, TX Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Feb / 2022
Austin, TX $1,368 $1,370 $1,427 $1,442 $1,445 $1,410 $1,372 $1,411 $1,591 $1,690 $1,735
National $1,362 $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

Compared to the national average rent of $1,628, the average rent in Austin, TX is $1,735.

Living in Austin, TX

Being the 3rd fastest growing city in the US, Austin ranks high on Forbes’ list of “best cities for employment.” Living within city limits comes with certain tax benefits for both employees and small enterprises – especially given the lack of individual income tax rule in Texas.

Given the city’s steadily increasing population, residents have to cope with traffic congestion – that has led to increasing commute times. If you decide to settle near the city’s central business district, know that you will have to beat the traffic – that can be all the more difficult to handle during the hot summer

Back in the 1930s, the city has been home to a large number of African Americans, at the time accounting for about 25% of the overall population. However, the African American population has gradually decreased, percentage-wise, making way for an increasing number of people of an Asian or Hispanic descent. As of 2010, the Non-Hispanic white population stands as the majority, at 49%, with Latino Americans following closely, and making up for 35% of the city’s population.

Things to do in Austin, TX

Regardless of their age, both city residents and visitors enjoy an occasional swim in the Barton Springs Pool, go for a bike ride in Zilker Park, and go bat watching at the Congress Avenue Bridge. The Bob Bullock Museum and Blanton Museum of Art are great venues for those passionate about ancient cultural heritage. Other popular sites include the Austin Duck Adventures, the Escape Game Austin, Aquarium, and Schlitterbahn Water Park and Resort.

With close to 300 days of sunshine, the city offers a myriad of outdoor activities such as water biking, canoe paddling, stand-up paddle boarding, and hiking at the Lady Bird hike trail. The Barton Springs pool offers shallow waters for children, making it a great outdoor activity for the whole family. Other popular options are splash movie nights that air family friendly films, while couples and singles can indulge in the lively nightlife.

The Austin Nature and Science Center, the Zilker Metropolitan Park, Golf ATX, and the Barton Springs Pool are among the most popular parks and outdoor venues. But there’s no shortage of shopping venues either, with the Domain Shopping Mall, Barton Creek Square, and Hancock Mall standing out as some of the most popular choices.

Austin, TX employment & economy

Austin is not only the fastest-growing of the biggest U.S. cities, but also the second largest state capital after Phoenix. The city is a major hub for high-tech workers, where thousands of engineering and computer science graduates find employment. In 2012, the city ranked 1st on Forbes’ list of “major cities for jobs”, thanks to the low unemployment rate. Local employers include high-profile names like Dell, IBM, Apple, ARM Holdings, Samsung Group, Intel Corporation, Oracle, Hewlett-Packard, Google, and Facebook, to name just a few.

Austin, TX Households

  • Total Number of Households395,280
  • Family 204,956
    Non-family 190,324
  • Children 104,441
    No Children 290,839
  • Average People Per Household2.39
  • Median Household Income$75,752
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,442

According to U.S. Census data, there are 395,280 households in Austin, TX. 204,956 are family households and 190,324 are non-family households. There are 104,441 households with children in Austin and 290,839 households without children. On average, about 2.39 people live in a household in Austin, TX. The median income of a Austin household living in Austin is $75,752 per year. The median housing costs per month are $1,442.

Education in Austin, TX

For years, education has taken center stage in Austin thanks to strong community support. The Austin Independent School District (AISD) is the fifth largest school district in Texas, providing quality education to approximately 80,000 students at 130 schools.

The city is home to top ranked universities and colleges such as St. Edward’s University, Southwestern University, Texas State University, and Huston-Tillotson University, among others. CNN Money ranked Austin as the 6th “smartest American city”, with the University of Texas being featured for its “best values in public education.” The University of Texas’ Law, Engineering, and Business schools rank among the top 10 schools for Hispanics, according to the Wall Street Journal, while the University’s MBA landed the 12th spot.

Austin, TX Education Statistics

The level of education of the population of Austin, TX is as follows: 5% have no high school education, 21% completed some high school, 20% partially completed college, 5% have an Associate Degree, 32% have a Bachelor Degree, and 18% have a Graduate Degree.

Tips for renting in Austin, TX

The Austin Tenants Council promotes the right to fair, safe, decent, and affordable housing for all. If you are relocating to Austin, understanding tenants’ rights and your responsibility safeguards you from potential legal hurdles.

Often, a lease comes into effect when the two parties append signatures, and the tenant remains liable whether they eventually move in or not. There is no law limiting the number of rent increases, and it’s worth mentioning that evictions can be carried out in as fast as two weeks. While most leases allows property owners to enter the houses without the express permit of the tenant, they can only execute that privilege if it’s specified in the contract.

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