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Apartments for Rent in South Congress, Austin, TX
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    1700 Teri Road, Austin, TX 78744
    37 Units available
    1 BED $1,316+
    2 BEDS $1,250+
    3 BEDS $1,809+
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    5/5 Hg on Mar 15, 2022

    Good been here over 12 years.

    4/5 Daniel B. on Dec 1, 2021

    Change is not always good but I do see great things to come. Office and Maintenance are always so helpful.

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    6001 South Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78745
    Studio $1,219+
    1 BED $1,399+
    2+ BEDS $1,999
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    521 Woodward, Austin, TX 78704
    1 BED $985+
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    1401 St. Edwards Dr., Austin, TX 78704
    1 BED $1,035+
    2 BEDS $1,090+
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    511 Woodward, Austin, TX 78704
    1 BED $920+
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    1700 Teri Road, Austin, TX 78744
    1 BED $1,316+
    2 BEDS $1,250+
    3 BEDS $1,809+
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    4323 S Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78745
    Studio $1,257+
    1 BED $1,448+
    2 BEDS $2,188+
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    501 E Oltorf St, Austin, TX 78704
    1 BED $1,350
    2 BEDS $2,083
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    508 Normandy St, Austin, TX 78745
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    607 Woodward Street, Austin, TX 78704
    1 BED $1,350
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    6300 S Congress, Austin, TX 78745
    1 BED $1,412+
    2 BEDS $1,701+
    3 BEDS $2,138+
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    625 E Stassney Ln, Austin, TX 78745
    1 BED $1,359+
    2 BEDS $1,599+
    3 BEDS $2,199+
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    501 Normandy Drive, Austin, TX 78745
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    4411 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78702
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    Studio $1,099
    1 BED $1,420
    2 BEDS $1,725
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    126 W. Alpine, Austin, TX 78704
    Studio $825+
    1 BED $825+
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    3508 Alpine Circle, Austin, TX 78704
    Studio $999+
    1 BED $1,050+
    2 BEDS $1,299
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    1800 E Stassney Ln, Austin, TX 78744
    1 BED $1,106+
    2 BEDS $1,302+
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    3508 South 1St Street, Austin, TX 78704
    1 BED $1,225
    2 BEDS $1,600
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    1301 W Ben White Blvd., Austin, TX 78704
    1 BED $25+
    2 BEDS $1,300+
    3 BEDS $2,769
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    6201 Sneed Cove, Austin, TX 78744
    1 BED $975+
    2 BEDS $1,400+
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    6020 S 1St St, Austin, TX 78745
    1 BED $1,035+
    2 BEDS $1,603
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    3111 Parker Lane, Austin, TX 78741
    1 BED $929+
    2 BEDS $1,249+
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    4509 E. St Elmo Road, Austin, TX 78744
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    2 BEDS $1,228+
    3 BEDS $1,416+
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    1912 E William Cannon Drive, Austin, TX 78744
    1 BED $1,023+
    2 BEDS $1,444+
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    4911 Menchaca Rd, Austin, TX 78745
    1 BED $1,099
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Average rent in South Congress, Austin, TX

$1,694/mo South Congress, Austin, TX average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent for an apartment in South Congress, Austin, TX is around $1,694.

South Congress, Austin, TX apartment rent ranges

A share of 1% of apartments in South Congress, Austin, TX have the cheapest rents between $701-$1,000. Around 21% of rentals are in the most expensive price range of > $2,000. Around 43% of South Congress’s apartments have monthly rents between $1,001-$1,500. There are 35% of apartments with rents between $1,501-$2,000.

South Congress, Austin, TX rent trends

Getting around in South Congress, TX

50 /100
Somewhat Walkable
46 /100
Some Transit
48 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 50, Transit Score®: 46, Bike Score®: 48

Frequently asked questions

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

Prices and availability in South Congress, Austin, TX were last updated on 22 Jun 2024.

What are the best apartments in South Congress, Austin, TX?

The best apartments in South Congress, Austin, TX are: Bexley SoCo, Princeton Condominiums, Forest Creek Apartments, Broadway Condominiums and St Elmo Living.

What is the average rent in South Congress, Austin, TX?

The average rent in South Congress, Austin, TX is $1,694. Start your search for apartments in South Congress, Austin, TX now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in South Congress, Austin, TX is between $1,099 and $1,532. View all studio apartments in South Congress, Austin, TX.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in South Congress, Austin, TX is between $950 and $3,575. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in South Congress, Austin, TX now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in South Congress, Austin, TX is between $1,090 and $2,734. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in South Congress, Austin, TX.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in South Congress, Austin, TX is between $1,219 and $4,066. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in South Congress, Austin, TX.

What type of rental buildings are in South Congress, Austin, TX?

In South Congress 59% of the housing is rented out compared to 41% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 21% of South Congress’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 59% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 19% are single-family rentals.

Living in South Congress, Austin, TX

South Congress is a hip, trendy neighborhood located six miles south of downtown Austin. Its namesake is South Congress Avenue, which runs through the center of the neighborhood and was initially a rural road, but became one of Austin's most notable thoroughfares in the mid-20th century. Although the area has had its ups and downs, it has transformed into one of Austin's most popular dining and shopping destinations. As such, renters in South Congress love the area's variety of restaurants and bars, and it's particularly well-known for food trucks. Many artists also rent in the area, and there are many art galleries and locally owned boutiques to browse. The area's thriving music scene is also a perk for many local renters. And, for outdoor lovers renting in the area, there are plenty of parks and trails just a short drive away.

Renting in South Congress, Austin, TX

Because South Congress is such an eclectic neighborhood, it's no surprise that there are a wide variety of rental properties to choose from: While there are many single-family homes for rent here, there are also many low-rise and mid-rise apartment complexes in the area due to recent development. As a result, some parts of the neighborhood are very spread out and feel like a suburb, while others are more walkable. Additionally, because this neighborhood has developed sporadically throughout the last century, renters will find many different architectural styles here. For instance, some rental homes in the area are modest and compact, while others are sleek and modern with luxury amenities. Like many other neighborhoods in Austin, rental prices have gone up in South Congress in recent years. However, rent here is still slightly more affordable than other parts of the city, despite the neighborhood's trendy reputation.

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South Congress, Austin, TX demographics

  • 19,222Total Population
  • 9,427 Female
    9,795 Male
  • 35Median Age

In total, South Congress, Austin, TX has 19,222 residents, 9,427 women and 9,795 men, per U.S. Census recent estimates. Statistics show that the median age of South Congress’s population is 35.

Amenities in South Congress, Austin, TX

Most shops in South Congress are independently owned boutiques and thrift shops, and many Austin renters head to South Congress to spruce up their wardrobes or find the perfect gift. Renters will also find many car dealerships in the area. And, if you're looking to connect with nature, the Tom Donovan Nature Trail runs directly through the center of the neighborhood. What's more, South Congress also has no shortage of delicious restaurants and food trucks serving a wide range of cuisines. The neighborhood also has plenty of nightlife and entertainment options, including a movie theater, local music venues and even a winery. There are also many grocery stores in the area, so renters won't have to go far to pick up their essentials. These include H-E-B, Sprouts, Fiesta Mart and Randall's.

South Congress, Austin, TX households

  • 4,074 Family
    5,219 Non-family
  • 1,699 Children
    7,594 No Children
  • 9,293Total Number of Households
  • 2.06Average People Per Household
  • $77,540Median Household Income

There is a total of 9,293 households in South Congress, Austin, TX. Of these, 1,699 have children and 7,594 are without children. Per Census Bureau’s most current estimates, 4,074 family households and 5,219 non-family households live in this area. The size of a household in South Congress is 2.06 people, on average. The median household annual income in South Congress equals $77,540, and the monthly housing costs equal $1,559.

Transportation in South Congress, Austin, TX

Most renters in South Congress drive, and apartments and businesses in the area offer plenty of parking to accommodate this. Specifically, I-35 is located directly to the east of South Congress, which makes it easy to commute to downtown Austin. Or, for renters who enjoy biking, many roads in South Congress have bike lanes. Alternatively, renters in South Congress can also take public transportation to get around, and there are both rapid and standard bus routes that run through South Congress. There's also a light rail line planned to connect the South Congress neighborhood to downtown Austin and the University of Texas in the future. Finally, for renters who travel frequently, Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is less than 15 minutes away by car.

South Congress, Austin, TX education statistics

According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, 4% of the population in South Congress, Austin, TX have no high school education, 19% went to high-school, and 20% have partially completed college. Moreover, 6% of the population hold an Associate Degree, 36% hold a Bachelor Degree, and 16% hold a Graduate Degree.

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