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Apartments for Rent in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX
315 Rentals Available

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    43 Rainey Street, Austin, TX 78701
    1 BED $2,110+
    2 BEDS $3,450+
    3 BEDS $5,645+
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    901 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701
    Studio $1,864+
    1 BED $1,659+
    2 BEDS $2,426+
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    311 Bowie Street, Austin, TX 78703
    Studio $2,098+
    1 BED $2,645+
    2+ BEDS $4,199+
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    404 Rio Grande St,, Austin, TX 78701
    1 BED $1,931+
    2 BEDS $3,015+
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    401 Guadalupe Street, Austin, TX 78701
    Studio $2,255+
    1 BED $2,715+
    2+ BEDS $3,900+
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    111 Sandra Muraida Way, Austin, TX 78703
    1 BED $2,266+
    2 BEDS $3,825+
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    115 Sandra Muraida Way, Austin, TX 78703
    1 BED $2,200+
    2 BEDS $3,368+
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    501 Brazos St., Austin, TX 78701
    Studio $2,049+
    1 BED $2,433+
    2 BEDS $3,510+
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    801 West Fifth Street, Austin, TX 78703
    1 BED $2,130+
    2 BEDS $3,695+
    3 BEDS $6,840+
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    51 Rainey St, Austin, TX 78701
    Studio $1,860+
    1 BED $1,890+
    2+ BEDS $3,090+
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    110 San Antonio Street, Austin, TX 78701
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    1 BED $3,077+
    2+ BEDS $3,961+
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    #403, Austin, TX 78702
    Studio $2,300
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    811 East 11Th Street, Austin, TX 78702
    Studio $1,535+
    1 BED $1,795+
    2 BEDS $2,215+
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    1218 Baylor Street, Austin, TX 78703
    1 BED $1,200+
    2 BEDS $1,600+
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    4411 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78702
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    Studio $1,385
    1 BED $1,550
    2 BEDS $1,925
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    500 S. Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704
    1 BED $1,850
    2 BEDS $1,650+
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    614 South 1St Street, Austin, TX 78704
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    1 BED $1,267+
    2+ BEDS $1,378+
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    507 Pressler Street, Suite 300, Austin, TX 78703
    Studio $1,917+
    1 BED $2,144+
    2 BEDS $2,667+
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    300 E Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78704-8925
    Studio $2,019+
    1 BED $1,999+
    2+ BEDS $2,589+
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    807 West Lynn, Austin, TX 78703
    1 BED $1,650
    2 BEDS $1,995+
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    1614 East 6Th Street, Austin, TX 78702
    Studio $1,227
    1 BED $2,326+
    2 BEDS $2,934+
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    1301 West Lynn, Austin, TX 78703
    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS $2,150
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    1630 East 6Th Street, Austin, TX 78702
    Studio $1,227
    2 BEDS $1,976+
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    1700 E 4Th St., Austin, TX 78702
    Studio $1,626+
    1 BED $1,853+
    2 BEDS $2,593+
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    1023 W 24Th St, Austin, TX 70785
    Studio $100
    2 BEDS $1,750+
    3 BEDS $3,095+
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Average rent in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX

$3,101/mo Downtown Austin, Austin, TX average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent for an apartment in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX is around $3,101.

Downtown Austin, Austin, TX apartment rent ranges

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Getting around in Downtown Austin, TX

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Walker's Paradise
71 /100
Excellent Transit
89 /100
Very Bikeable
Walk Score®: 99, Transit Score®: 71, Bike Score®: 89

Frequently asked questions

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

Prices and availability in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX were last updated on 11 Apr 2024.

What are the best apartments in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX?

The best apartments in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX are: Windsor on the Lake, Gables Park Tower, Gables Republic Square, Sienna at the Thompson and Gables Park Plaza.

What is the average rent in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX?

The average rent in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX is $3,101. Start your search for apartments in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX is between $1,845 and $24,484. View all studio apartments in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX is between $1,655 and $8,661. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX is between $2,367 and $12,675. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX is between $2,255 and $24,484. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX.

What type of rental buildings are in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX?

In Downtown Austin, 53% of the residents are renting compared to 47% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 78% of Downtown Austin’s rentals, 22% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 0.2% are single-family rentals.

Living in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX

Downtown Austin offers many advantages to renters looking for a vibrant neighborhood in Austin with exciting energy and proximity to all daily necessities. In fact, it's the city's cultural hub, where renters will be close to artist spaces, theaters, parks, shops and restaurants. Plus, with its developed public transportation system and an organized network of roads and trails, getting around downtown Austin is effortless. And, as home to the University of Texas and multiple high-ranking schools for every level of education, downtown Austin is a popular place to rent in Texas for students, families and renters looking to further their education. The Medical District, Financial District and Market District are also located in downtown Austin, meaning renters can extend their careers in the vast job market.

Renting in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX

Downtown Austin has various housing options to suit any lifestyle, from rustic, historical buildings to modern architectural masterpieces. What's more, rental properties in downtown Austin are close to retail spaces, dining, nightlife, music venues and world-renowned cultural attractions, so renters will find everything they need at their doorstep. Notably, professionals usually rent in the neighborhood's east side, where rental units are close to the Financial District and its corporations and businesses. Meanwhile, for those looking for something more rustic, the Historical District has capitol-style domes and brick towers, whereas the southern part of the neighborhood has modern apartments for rent near the central shopping district and entertainment options.

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Downtown Austin, Austin, TX demographics

  • 9,560Total Population
  • 3,771 Female
    5,789 Male
  • 39.3Median Age

In total, Downtown Austin, Austin, TX has 9,560 residents, 3,771 women and 5,789 men, per U.S. Census recent estimates. Statistics show that the median age of Downtown Austin’s population is 39.3.

Amenities in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX

Renting in downtown Austin means being close to everything renters may need, including acclaimed restaurants, cocktail bars, and some of Texas' most popular venues and music clubs. Specifically, the neighborhood is home to the Texas Capitol, The Contemporary Austin - Jones Center, Bullock Texas State Museum, and the Museum of the Weird, so renters will be close to the city's cultural and historical landmarks. Additionally, renters who enjoy the outdoors have plenty of trails and parks to explore, including House Park, Waterloo Park, Wooldridge Square and smaller local parks. Or, for renters who enjoy shopping, every major store is located in the Second Street District, from luxury clothing shops to trendy bookstores and local boutiques. The city also boasts an array of grocery markets and department stores, like Target, Trader Joe's, Whole Foods Market, Royal Blue Grocery and more.

Downtown Austin, Austin, TX households

  • 1,617 Family
    4,479 Non-family
  • 99 Children
    5,997 No Children
  • 6,096Total Number of Households
  • 1.47Average People Per Household
  • $136,486Median Household Income

There is a total of 6,096 households in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX. Of these, 99 have children and 5,997 are without children. Per Census Bureau’s most current estimates, 1,617 family households and 4,479 non-family households live in this area. The size of a household in Downtown Austin is 1.47 people, on average. The median household annual income in Downtown Austin equals $136,486, and the monthly housing costs equal $2,553.

Transportation in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX

From buses to shared shuttles to walkable streets and bike paths, getting around downtown Austin is easy and convenient. In particular, the Capital Metro bus system is one of the most affordable ways to get around the main points of interest in the central area. However, the UT Shuttle also provides direct service between the University of Texas at Austin and the heart of downtown Austin. Of course, pedestrians can also enjoy walking along the tree-lined sidewalks in safe surroundings, while cyclists will find plenty of biking amenities and bike rental facilities. Otherwise, renters looking to fly in and out of the city can drive or take a bus to reach Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, which is 11 miles away. Finally, ridesharing services, like Uber and Lyft, are also available for renters looking for on-demand rides in downtown Austin.

Downtown Austin, Austin, TX education statistics

According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, 1% of the population in Downtown Austin, Austin, TX have no high school education, 8% went to high-school, and 10% have partially completed college. Moreover, 3% of the population hold an Associate Degree, 44% hold a Bachelor Degree, and 34% hold a Graduate Degree.

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