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Average rent in Duncanville, TX

$1,312/mo Duncanville, TX average rental price, February 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Duncanville, TX is $1,312.

Duncanville, TX apartment rent ranges

About 17% of apartment rents in Duncanville, TX range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 3% of apartments. Around 60% of Dallas’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 19% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Duncanville, TX rent trends

Getting around in Duncanville, TX

64 /100
Somewhat Walkable
58 /100
Walk Score®: 64, Bike Score®: 58

Frequently asked questions

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

Prices and availability in Duncanville, TX were last updated on 20 Mar 2023.

What are the best apartments in Duncanville, TX?

The best apartments in Duncanville, TX are: Westwood Townhomes, 906 Tracy Ct, 1606 Sunset Ln, Center Ridge and 422 DAWN DR.

What is the average rent in Duncanville, TX?

The average rent in Duncanville, TX is $1,312. Start your search for apartments in Duncanville, TX now.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Duncanville, TX is between $862 and $1,769. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Duncanville, TX now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Duncanville, TX is between $1,091 and $1,535. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Duncanville, TX.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Duncanville, TX is between $1,262 and $2,250. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Duncanville, TX.

What type of rental buildings are in Duncanville, TX?

In Duncanville 36% of the housing is rented out compared to 64% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 5% of Duncanville’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 60% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 35% are single-family rentals.

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

The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Duncanville are about 41 years old, on average. Of these, 16% have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 1 stories. About 44% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, none are mid-rises, and none are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in Duncanville, TX?

Rental apartments in Duncanville come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 0.7% of units for rent, ideal for singles, renters on a budget and people who value central locations more than space. Rentals with 1-bedroom floorplans make up 41% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 50% of all rentals in Duncanville. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Duncanville, TX

Duncanville is a suburb of Dallas, located just 13 miles away. It is an excellent renting option for those who commute for work to Dallas or other locations nearby but prefer the calm of suburbia to the hustle and bustle of the big city. Besides a slower-paced lifestyle, Duncanville provides its renters with the support of a tight-knit community and access to green spaces. Duncanville has long, hot and muggy summers followed by cool and windy winters. Diverse and family-oriented, the town has earned the nickname of “City of Champions” thanks to the excellent results of its high school sports teams. The affordable cost of living is slightly below the Dallas – Fort Worth – Arlington Metroplex, but above the Texas average, making it a great renting choice for families raising children.

Renting in Duncanville, TX

The majority of Duncanville residents own their homes. Renting in Duncanville is more affordable than the rest of the area — mainly because this suburb is older than some of the other surrounding towns, with most of the housing available dating back to the 1960s and 1970s. Some areas are more run-down than others, with a higher crime rate, especially along the Lyndon B. Johnson Freeway. Duncanville is a typical suburb, with limited options for nightlife and restaurants since most inhabitants commute to work to the surrounding towns, including Fort Worth and Dallas. Texas landlord-tenant laws do not set a maximum amount for the security deposit, but landlords are required to return it within 30 days of their renters moving out of the property.

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Duncanville, TX demographics

Duncanville, TX has a population of 40,575 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 21,102 of Dallas’s residents are women and 19,473 are men. The median age of those who live in Duncanville, TX is 37.4.

Shopping in Duncanville, TX

Duncanville has plenty of shopping options, attracting shoppers from neighboring locations. There are several grocery stores in town, including Kroger and Tom Thumb. Several stores make it easy to stay on budget while grocery shopping, including Aldi, WinCo Food and Cash Savers. For renters who prefer to shop small and local, Cox Farms Market-Duncanville offers a wide variety of organic produce. For more exotic fare, Supermarcado Monterrey, La Michoacana Meat Market or MBK African Market are good options. There is no indoor shopping mall in Duncanville, but renters often travel to nearby towns, including Cedar Hill. Downtown Duncanville is home to several local businesses and specialty stores for one-of-a-kind presents. Here you will find flowers, books, furniture, jewelry, art, clothing, gourmet treats and so on.

Duncanville, TX households

  • 10,114 Family
    3,798 Non-family
  • 4,877 Children
    9,035 No Children
  • 13,912Total Number of Households
  • 2.9Average People Per Household
  • $60,666Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 13,912 households in Duncanville, TX. 10,114 are family households and 3,798 are non-family households. There are 4,877 households with children in Dallas and 9,035 households without children. On average, about 2.9 people live in a household in Duncanville, TX.

Transportation in Duncanville, TX

Duncanville is not very walkable — except for the downtown area — so most renters use their cars to go about their daily errands and commute to work. Those without a personal car can rely on ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft, which are available in the area. Biking infrastructures are virtually non-existent, and there is currently no public transportation available in town. Duncanville offers easy access to major interstate and highway systems in North Texas, including Interstate 35 and the NAFTA Corridor, thanks to the presence of Interstate 20 on the north side of town and Highway 67 in the east. For air travel, the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is a 30-minute drive away.

Duncanville, TX education statistics

The level of education of the population of Duncanville, TX is as follows: 7% have no high school education, 39% completed some high school, 26% partially completed college, 7% have an Associate Degree, 13% have a Bachelor Degree, and 8% have a Graduate Degree.

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