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    a kitchen with stainless steel appliances and wooden cabinets and a counter top  at Valor at Harlingen, Harlingen, 78552 a bedroom with a large bed and a ceiling fan  at Valor at Harlingen, Harlingen, Texas

    902 South Palm Court Drive, Harlingen, TX 78552
    47 Units available
    1 BED $899+
    2 BEDS $1,199+
    3 BEDS $1,525+
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    5/5 AQ on Apr 3, 2024

    I have been living at this place for almost 10 years, and it has been great exprience to be a resident at such amazing place.

    5/5 RealMc on Oct 5, 2023

    A dream come true. Nice updated air conditioner. Nice kitchen

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    2838 Carolina St., Brownsville, TX 78521
    3 BEDS $1,270
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    185 Robindale Road, Brownsville, TX 78521
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    4 BEDS $1,535
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    1356 La Posada Drive, Brownsville, TX 78521
    2 BEDS $650
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    1561 Res DR, Brownsville, TX 78526
    4 BEDS $1,595
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    902 South Palm Court Drive, Harlingen, TX 78552
    1 BED $899+
    2 BEDS $1,199+
    3 BEDS $1,525+
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    375 Media Luna Rd, Brownsville, TX 78521
    Studio $572+
    1 BED $709+
    2+ BEDS $877+
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    1025 Wild Rose Lane, Brownsville, TX 78520
    1 BED $709+
    2 BEDS $821+
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    3005 Old Alice RD, Brownsville, TX 78521
    1 BED $875+
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    1743 Siesta DR, Brownsville, TX 78521
    3 BEDS $1,365
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    33168 Whipple Rd, Los Fresnos, TX 78566
    Income Restricted
    1 BED $751+
    2 BEDS $902+
    3+ BEDS $1,046+
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    8475 Lakeside Blvd, Olmito, TX 78575
    Income Restricted
    1 BED $331+
    2 BEDS $398+
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    8465 Lakeside Blvd, Olmito, TX 78575
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    1 BED Ask for Pricing
    2 BEDS $341+
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    698 N. Stookey Road, San Benito, TX 78586
    Income Restricted
    1 BED $275+
    2 BEDS $331+
    3+ BEDS $384+

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Average rent in Brownsville, TX

$954/mo Brownsville, TX average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Brownsville, TX is $954.

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    Frequently asked questions

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

    Prices and availability in Brownsville, TX were last updated on 24 Jul 2024.

    What are the best apartments in Brownsville, TX?

    The best apartments in Brownsville, TX are: 2838 Carolina St., Rosemont of El Dorado, 1356 La Posada Drive, 1561 Res DR and BORDERS.

    What is the average rent in Brownsville, TX?

    The average rent in Brownsville, TX is $954. Start your search for apartments in Brownsville, TX now.

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

    The price range for a studio apartment in Brownsville, TX is between $572 and $767. View all studio apartments in Brownsville, TX.

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

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Brownsville, TX is between $709 and $1,144. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Brownsville, TX now.

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

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Brownsville, TX is between $650 and $1,535. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Brownsville, TX.

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

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Brownsville, TX is between $1,157 and $1,535. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Brownsville, TX.

    What type of rental buildings are in Brownsville, TX?

    In Brownsville, 40% of the residents are renting compared to 60% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 13% of Brownsville’s rentals, 46% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 38% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Brownsville, TX?

    The average age of rental buildings in Brownsville is 29 years old, with 44% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 2 stories, of which all are garden-style apartment communities, none are mid-sized buildings, and none are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

    What apartment floorplans are common in Brownsville, TX?

    Studio apartments in Brownsville are around 2% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 32% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 45% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

    Living in Brownsville, TX

    Living in location

    Part of the Rio Grande Valley, Brownsville is a beautiful small town oasis bordered by the Rio Grande River just before Texas merges into the Gulf of Mexico. The apartments for rent in Brownsville are 325 miles south of San Antonio, 350 miles south of Houston and 350 miles south of Austin, TX. With a rich mix of Mexican heritage, yearly festivals (such as the Charro Days & Sombrero Festival; Latin Jazz Fest; and Beerfest), and natural beauty, renting in Brownsville offers beach areas, educational institutes, historical sites, shops, zoos and museums. Plus, students, families and young professionals enjoy the low cost of renting in Brownsville compared to large cities like San Antonio. The three biggest industries in Brownsville are food processing, petrochemicals and aviation repair. Renters also trust the Brownsville Independent School District with the education of their families.

    Brownsville's allure doesn't stop at its vibrant community events. The Resaca de la Palma State Park and the Brownsville Sports Park provide plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities, while the Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park brings history enthusiasts closer to the region's past. The cost of living in Brownsville is significantly lower than the national average, which allows residents to enjoy a higher quality of life. The city's growth is also bolstered by its strategic location as a bi-national economic hub with Mexico, providing unique business and employment opportunities. The cultural tapestry of Brownsville is woven with threads of tradition and modernity. The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley campus and Texas Southmost College contribute to the intellectual vibrancy of the area.

    Renting in Brownsville, TX

    The Paseo de la Resaca Trail System keeps renters connected across multiple neighborhoods with 128 acres of parkland across four miles of lakeside walkways. Apartment rentals in the east overlooking the water are the most desirable, while more budget-friendly apartment rentals can be found in the southwestern regions, whereas renting in the northwestern areas can get expensive. Otherwise, Reid Hope King, South Point, and Villa Pancho stand out with affordable apartment rentals and unique architecture. Plus, the houses and apartments for rent in Brownsville are available in a variety of different architectural styles, including ranch, Spanish colonial revival, Mediterranean, contemporary, Victorian, craftsman and Tudor revival. Notably, when renting in Brownsville, landlords are responsible for providing secure door-locking mechanisms and window locks.

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    Shopping in Brownsville, TX

    For a traditional shopping experience, Brownsville renters head to Sunrise Mall and browse stores like JCPenney, Sephora and Guess. Nearby, Las Tiendas Plaza (with Michaels, Burlington, Target and T.J.Maxx) and Sunrise Commons offer renters even more shopping choices. Or, renters who are hunting for bargains go to 77 Flea Market, Kohl's, Marshalls, Ross and Walmart. Meanwhile, to support independent local businesses, renters check out A&D Collectibles, Junk-N-Treasure and Just Imagine. Additionally, fashionistas will enjoy Layer Boutique, Cita's Boutique, The JUVE Boutique and The Lavish Boutique. Then, when it's time to get groceries, renters choose between H-E-B and a number of local independent grocers, including the Brownsville Farmers' Market at the Mitte Cultural District.

    Transportation in Brownsville, TX

    Renting in Brownsville typically requires a car. Namely, Interstate 69E runs through the center of Brownsville, while state routes 4, 48 and 281 keep downtown renters connected throughout the small town. Alternatively, for public transportation, Brownsville METRO offers ADA-compliant paratransit services to renters who qualify. The METRO system has 12 bus routes connecting renters to Westend, Jefferson-Central, Boca Chica (the beach), Los Ebanos, Southmost, Austin and other points of interest. In particular, Bus Route 50 is a popular line that takes renters from Brownsville into Port Isabel, stopping at Brownsville La Plaza, the Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport, Laguna Heights and Laguna Vista. Valley Metro also offers renters a main transfer hub at Brownsville Market Square downtown. Finally, ridesharing apps, like Uber and Lyft, are also available.

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