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Average rent in Lancaster, TX

$1,202/mo Lancaster, TX average rental price, March 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Lancaster, TX is $1,202.

Lancaster, TX apartment rent ranges

Lancaster, TX rent trends

Getting around in Lancaster, TX

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33 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 27, Bike Score®: 33

Frequently asked questions

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

Prices and availability in Lancaster, TX were last updated on 24 Mar 2023.

What are the best apartments in Lancaster, TX?

The best apartments in Lancaster, TX are: Pleasant Creek, 1703 Eagle River, Lancaster, TX 75146, 3124 Crimson Clover Dr, 1035 Graystone Dr and 1921 Rosa Parks Boulevard Lancaster, TX 75146.

What is the average rent in Lancaster, TX?

The average rent in Lancaster, TX is $1,202. Start your search for apartments in Lancaster, TX now.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lancaster, TX is between $1,000 and $1,495. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Lancaster, TX now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Lancaster, TX is between $1,199 and $1,500. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Lancaster, TX.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Lancaster, TX is between $1,000 and $2,595. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Lancaster, TX.

What type of rental buildings are in Lancaster, TX?

In Lancaster 36% of the housing is rented out compared to 64% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 9% of Lancaster’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 48% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 44% are single-family rentals.

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

The average age of rental buildings in Lancaster is 35 years old, with 17% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 1 stories, of which 43% 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 Lancaster, TX?

Studio apartments in Lancaster are around 0% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 33% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 54% 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 Lancaster, TX

Lancaster, TX, may be best known as a suburb of Dallas, but the small town has a charm of its own. Renters will be delighted by its small historic downtown area, which provides a wealth of quaint stores, restaurants featuring a wide variety of cuisines, and entertainment. There is no better place to enjoy a balmy evening within a short distance of your rental apartment. Renters also appreciate Lancaster’s affordable cost of living and green open spaces while remaining within a 30 minutes’ drive from downtown Dallas. The crime rate can be a concern in Lancaster, but the majority of issues are property crimes (primarily car thefts, well above the national average) so do not neglect to lock your vehicle and rental apartment when renting in Lancaster.

Renting in Lancaster, TX

Renter households constitute the minority of Lancaster’s inhabitants. The suburb is significantly more affordable than similar areas around Dallas, with rents and property prices below the national average and the average for Texas. Lancaster is home to a wide variety of housing. Some of the older historic homes have been lovingly preserved, perpetuating the vintage charm of the town. However, Lancaster is also responding to its growing popularity with an increasing number of newer developments, including condominium communities and larger rental apartment buildings. You should not have any issues finding an apartment for rent in Lancaster that fits your taste and your budget. A security deposit is typically needed to secure an apartment for rent in Lancaster. Most landlords charge the equivalent of two months’ rent.

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Lancaster, TX demographics

Lancaster, TX has a population of 41,057 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 22,777 of Lancaster’s residents are women and 18,280 are men. The median age of those who live in Lancaster, TX is 32.5.

Shopping in Lancaster, TX

Since Lancaster is such a small town constituted primarily of residential neighborhoods, there are few options for grocery stores within the city borders. However, you will find multiple options in other neighboring municipalities, either in other suburbs a few minutes away, like DeSoto, or in Dallas so you will never have any issues finding all the ingredients you need to cook in your apartment for rent. The main grocery store in Lancaster is Lancaster Supermarket. In addition, you will find a Walmart for larger errands and multiple convenience stores so your rental apartment will rarely be more than a few blocks away from your basic needs. Renters can also find stores to fulfill their demand for natural or Mexican produce.

Lancaster, TX households

  • 9,979 Family
    4,019 Non-family
  • 6,561 Children
    7,437 No Children
  • 13,998Total Number of Households
  • 2.9Average People Per Household
  • $59,952Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 13,998 households in Lancaster, TX. 9,979 are family households and 4,019 are non-family households. There are 6,561 households with children in Lancaster and 7,437 households without children. On average, about 2.9 people live in a household in Lancaster, TX.

Transportation in Lancaster, TX

Driving is a must when renting an apartment in Lancaster. Like many suburbs, the town is not walkable, and renters will need a vehicle to run most errands, therefore it is best to look for a rental with available parking. Lancaster is located between Interstates 35E and 45 and south of Interstate 20, which provides an easy commute to Dallas and other communities thanks to the dense network of freeways within the town. In addition, renters can still get access to public transportation since most live within a 15-minute drive of the Ledbetter Station on DART’s Blue Line and a bus route with 30-minute peak headways that connects Cedar Valley College to the Ledbetter Station. For air travel, Dallas Love Field airport is conveniently located just 23 miles directly north.

Lancaster, TX education statistics

The level of education of the population of Lancaster, TX is as follows: 5% have no high school education, 37% completed some high school, 30% partially completed college, 9% have an Associate Degree, 12% have a Bachelor Degree, and 7% have a Graduate Degree.

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