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Apartments for Rent in Little Elm, TX
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Getting around in Little Elm, TX

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Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Little Elm, TX last updated?

Prices and availability in Little Elm, TX were last updated on 3 Feb 2023.

What are the best apartments in Little Elm, TX?

The best apartments in Little Elm, TX are: The Village at Lakefront, Park 3Eighty, Villages 3Eighty, Orion McCord Park and Lakeside Manor 62+ Apartments.

What is the average rent in Little Elm, TX?

The average rent in Little Elm, TX is $1,757. Start your search for apartments in Little Elm, TX now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in Little Elm, TX is between $1,311 and $1,931. View all studio apartments in Little Elm, TX.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Little Elm, TX is between $851 and $5,167. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Little Elm, TX now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Little Elm, TX is between $1,232 and $6,901. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Little Elm, TX.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Little Elm, TX is between $1,595 and $8,834. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Little Elm, TX.

What type of rental buildings are in Little Elm, TX?

In Little Elm, 31% of the residents are renting compared to 69% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 16% of Little Elm’s rentals, 41% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 43% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Little Elm, TX?

The average age of rental buildings in Little Elm is 7 years old, with all being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 4 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 Little Elm, TX?

Studio apartments in Little Elm are around 0.6% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 64% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 29% 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 Little Elm, TX

Little Elm is a suburb of Denton, Texas, but is also considered part of the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area. Located in Denton County, Little Elm is a popular place to rent and provides a commute of around 38 minutes to downtown Dallas. Many renters who work in downtown Dallas want to live away from the hustle and traffic of the big city, and the area around apartments for rent in Little Elm is very scenic. For instance, Lewisville Lake is on the northeastern side of the city and a great place for renters to boat, fish, kayak and participate in other water sports. Meanwhile, the overall vibe of the town is rural and spread out with access to five major local parks, including Beard Park, Little Elm Park and Cottonwood Park. Renters also love the small-town friendliness of Little Elm, all while still having access to big-city amenities in nearby Dallas-Fort Worth.

Renting in Little Elm, TX

Only about one-quarter of the population of Little Elm rents their homes. Even so, the availability of luxury rental apartments is easy to find with many choices in beautiful rental communities with abundant amenities. In particular, lots of families like to live in Little Elm because the school system is highly rated. Here, the style of rental apartments mostly consists of four- and five-story rental buildings around lush courtyards. There are also some highly desirable rental apartments on Lewisville Lake or around a lakefront district that are very popular. And, pools, tennis courts, clubhouses, and grilling areas are available in practically all of the apartment complexes in Little Elm. Walking and biking trails are also nearby, making it easy for renters to get into a fitness routine.

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Little Elm, TX demographics

Little Elm, TX has a population of 49,792 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 24,454 of Little Elm’s residents are women and 25,338 are men. The median age of those who live in Little Elm, TX is 35.

Shopping in Little Elm, TX

Shopping is practically a sport in the Dallas-Fort Worth area of Texas. One of the best malls with more than 200 stores is the Grapevine Mills shopping mall, which is only about 20 minutes away. Otherwise, there’s Little Elm Towne Crossing, Eldorado Crossings and the Shops at Little Elm — all of which are easily accessed off of FM 423, which runs north and south through the town near many rental communities. For grocery stores near rental apartments in Little Elm, there’s a Kroger, Aldi, Sprouts Farmers Market, and many smaller, independent grocery stores or convenience-style markets. Renters can easily walk to some of these stores for daily needs.

Little Elm, TX households

  • 12,443 Family
    3,499 Non-family
  • 8,052 Children
    7,890 No Children
  • 15,942Total Number of Households
  • 3.12Average People Per Household
  • $94,446Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 15,942 households in Little Elm, TX. 12,443 are family households and 3,499 are non-family households. There are 8,052 households with children in Little Elm and 7,890 households without children. On average, about 3.12 people live in a household in Little Elm, TX.

Transportation in Little Elm, TX

There are a few major highways that go through Little Elm to give renters access to the wider sprawl of the Dallas-Fort Worth area. That includes the Dallas North Tollway, Eldorado Parkway and FM 423. The Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA) runs the bus system in Denton County where Little Elm is located, although many renters have their own cars because this area is so spread out and rural. Renting here also affords people the opportunity to live in suburbia, but still be close to bigger-city amenities, like the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport or Love Field. Both of these airports are less than 40 minutes away, with DFW being closest to Little Elm.

Little Elm, TX education statistics

The level of education of the population of Little Elm, TX is as follows: 3% have no high school education, 26% completed some high school, 28% partially completed college, 8% have an Associate Degree, 22% have a Bachelor Degree, and 13% have a Graduate Degree.

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