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Average rent in Crosby, TX

$1,118/mo Crosby, TX average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Crosby, TX is $1,118.

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Frequently asked questions

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

Prices and availability in Crosby, TX were last updated on 17 Jun 2024.

What are the best apartments in Crosby, TX?

The best apartments in Crosby, TX are: 526 Narvik Bay Ct, 911 Breech Dr, 2127 ROUND WIND TRL, 407 North Compass Rose Circle and 719 Pequin Road Crosby, TX 77532.

What is the average rent in Crosby, TX?

The average rent in Crosby, TX is $1,118. Start your search for apartments in Crosby, TX now.

What type of rental buildings are in Crosby, TX?

In Crosby, 54% of the residents are renting compared to 46% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 3% of Crosby’s rentals, 54% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 29% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Crosby, 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 Crosby are about 33 years old, on average. Of these, 23% 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 Crosby, TX?

Rental apartments in Crosby 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 34% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 52% of all rentals in Crosby. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Crosby, TX

Crosby is a small rural town in Texas located about 25 miles northeast of Houston. Although it's close to a big city, Crosby offers renters a quiet, laidback pace of life. Specifically, Crosby is known for its tight-knit community, and renters can get to know each other at holiday festivals and other local events. While the local restaurant scene is small, there's no shortage of Southern classics, like tacos and barbecue. Many renters also move to Crosby for the warm weather and proximity to outdoor activities. In fact, there are many places to go hiking, fishing, hunting and horseback riding nearby. The town also has two large community centers and a sports complex that host family-friendly sports leagues and other activities. Families renting in Crosby also enjoy the town's safe environment and reliable school district.

Renting in Crosby, TX

Crosby has a mix of traditional suburban subdivisions and rural areas. While the town isn't walkable, local renters have access to plenty of outdoor space and privacy. Crosby consists mostly of single-family homes, but there are also some low-rise apartment communities for rent in the area. Meanwhile, single-family home rentals in the area are available in many different styles, ranging from cozy ranch houses to sprawling, eclectic properties. Notably, many people love renting in the area because of its affordability: Rent here is much lower than the national average, although it has increased slightly in recent years as new developments have popped up in the area. Rental prices here are also lower than they are in many other parts of the Houston metro area. This makes it a good option for renters who need to commute into Houston, but who have a limited budget and want a quieter lifestyle.

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Shopping in Crosby, TX

Because Crosby is a very small town, there aren't many shopping options available for local renters. However, Crosby does have a Walmart location where you can pick up groceries and other home essentials. There's also a small downtown area with locally owned antique stores and boutiques. Otherwise, Crosby renters will find more shopping options in nearby Baytown and Cloverleaf. And, grocery options within driving distance include Arlan's, Kroger, H-E-B and Food Town. Or, for indoor malls, renters can drive to the Deerbrook Mall in Humble or the Willowbrook Mall in northwest Houston, both of which are within a 30-minute drive.

Transportation in Crosby, TX

Due to Crosby's rural location, most renters in the area opt to drive. To that end, Crosby is located directly off of U.S. Route 90, which runs directly into downtown Houston and makes it easy to commute by car. As such, most businesses and apartments in the area offer plenty of free parking to accommodate drivers. Keep in mind that there are not currently any public transit options in Crosby. Rather, the nearest Houston Metro bus stops are located in nearby Baytown, and the nearest Amtrak station is located in downtown Houston. Finally, for renters who fly frequently, the nearest major airport is Intercontinental Airport, which is located approximately 30 minutes away.

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