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Apartments for Rent in Forney, TX
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Average rent in Forney, TX

$1,409/mo Forney, TX average rental price, January 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Forney, TX is $1,409.

Forney, TX apartment rent ranges

Forney, TX rent trends

Getting around in Forney, TX

46 /100
Car-Dependent
40 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 46, Bike Score®: 40

Frequently asked questions

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

Prices and availability in Forney, TX were last updated on 28 Jan 2023.

What are the best apartments in Forney, TX?

The best apartments in Forney, TX are: Gateway Oaks Apartments, Gateway Pines, Avilla Oakridge, 511 Colt Dr and 2027 Charismatic.

What is the average rent in Forney, TX?

The average rent in Forney, TX is $1,409. Start your search for apartments in Forney, TX now.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Forney, TX is between $1,350 and $3,360. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Forney, TX now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Forney, TX is between $1,650 and $3,644. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Forney, TX.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Forney, TX is between $1,875 and $3,507. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Forney, TX.

What type of rental buildings are in Forney, TX?

In Forney, 22% of the residents are renting compared to 78% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 27% of Forney’s rentals, 38% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 34% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Forney, 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 Forney are about 7 years old, on average. Of these, 92% 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 2 stories. About all 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 Forney, TX?

Rental apartments in Forney come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 0% 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 60% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 36% of all rentals in Forney. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Forney, TX

Forney is a small city located in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex in the northern part of Texas. This Kaufman County city is one of the safest places to rent in Texas, boasting great schools, friendly neighbors and affordable housing. In addition, the costs of living in the city are low and the business community is thriving, making it a great place for young professionals, families and individuals who want to rent in a prosperous, family-oriented city. If you like warm weather, Forney is the perfect place to rent: The climate is humid subtropical, with consistently hot and dry summers when temperatures rise to 94.7°F, as well as mild winters with average temperatures of 33.7°F.

Renting in Forney, TX

Forney is growing rapidly, so the number of new rental units is constantly increasing. Cedar Creek, Creekside and The Oaks are the most popular neighborhoods for apartment complexes because they’re family-oriented areas and are located near schools, parks and amenities. Cedar Creek and Creekside mostly have one- or two-story, Colonial, single family rentals with three to four bedrooms. Meanwhile, renters who are looking for affordable one- or two-bedroom apartments in Forney can find them in The Oaks neighborhood. Note that you may be subject to a rent application fee when you apply for an apartment in Forney. The landlord may also ask for a security deposit and charge a late fee for payments that are more than two days past due. In return, the landlord has to provide a habitable rental unit and do all of the major repairs that will keep it that way. The payment of utilities is agreed upon by both parties, but is usually the renter’s responsibility.

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Forney, TX demographics

Forney, TX has a population of 23,871 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 11,463 of Forney’s residents are women and 12,408 are men. The median age of those who live in Forney, TX is 31.

Shopping in Forney, TX

Most shopping activities in Forney are centralized around one area, so renters typically shop at the big-box stores at Shoppes at Forney Crossing. Just across U.S. Route 80, renters can shop from a line of grocery and home goods store chains, like Kroger, Lowe’s, Aldi, Walmart and Walgreens. Plus, as the “Antique Capital of Texas,” renters can also find hidden gems and valuable pieces of history in Forney’s local antique stores. And, renters who want to shop from brand stores can go to the neighboring Mesquite’s Town East Mall, an enclosed shopping mall with multiple shopping, dining and entertainment opportunities.

Forney, TX households

  • 5,812 Family
    1,812 Non-family
  • 3,784 Children
    3,840 No Children
  • 7,624Total Number of Households
  • 3.13Average People Per Household
  • $93,792Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 7,624 households in Forney, TX. 5,812 are family households and 1,812 are non-family households. There are 3,784 households with children in Forney and 3,840 households without children. On average, about 3.13 people live in a household in Forney, TX.

Transportation in Forney, TX

Because of its small size, Forney is moderately walkable and bike-friendly, so most trails and bike amenities are located in and around the city’s parks. STAR provides scheduled and concierge bus service for renters in Kaufman County and the neighboring counties. However, due to the limited public transportation, walkability and bike-friendliness in the city, most renters rely on a car to commute and get around Forney. U.S. Route 80 is the main arterial road connecting Forney to Dallas and surrounding cities, while Interstate 20 passes through the southern part of the city. Several state and local roads also connect the city with other major roads. For alternative transportation methods, renters have Uber and Lyft available as the primary ridesharing providers. Domestic and international air travel is also available via Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, which is 44 miles away.

Forney, TX education statistics

The level of education of the population of Forney, TX is as follows: 4% have no high school education, 31% completed some high school, 30% partially completed college, 11% have an Associate Degree, 19% have a Bachelor Degree, and 5% have a Graduate Degree.

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