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Apartments for Rent in Port Arthur, TX
106 Rentals Available

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    3609 Jimmy Johnson Boulevard, Port Arthur, TX 77642
    Studio $955
    1 BED $815+
    2 BEDS $959+
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    4201 Lake Arthur Dr., Port Arthur, TX 77642
    Studio $675
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    7201 Lake Arthur Drive, Port Arthur, TX 77642
    2 BEDS $985
    3 BEDS $1,048+
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    1550 Lakeshore Drive, Port Arthur, TX 77640
    1 BED $660
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    3800 Park Lane, Port Arthur, TX 77642
    1 BED $690+
    2 BEDS $982
    3 BEDS $915+
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    110 5Th St, Port Arthur, TX 77640
    1 BED $900
    2 BEDS $1,400
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    4710 Jimmy Johnson Blvd, Port Arthur, TX 77642
    1 BED $800
    2 BEDS $1,000
    3 BEDS $1,100
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    Waiting List, Port Arthur, TX 77642
    1 BED $798
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    7980 Anchor Dr., Port Arthur, TX 77642
    Studio $1,500
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    3449 Platt Ave, PORT ARTHUR, TX 77640
    5 BEDS $2,295
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    4545 Briarwood Lane, Port Arthur, TX 77642
    2 BEDS $1,000
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    4440 Gulfway Dr, Port Arthur, TX 77642
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    Studio $25+
    1 BED $25+
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    4121 Turtle Creek Drive, Port Arthur, TX 77642
    Income Restricted
    1 BED $910
    3 BEDS $1,250
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    5035 Monroe Boulevard, Groves, TX 77619
    1 BED $800
    2 BEDS $1,000
    3 BEDS $1,300
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    5501 West Washington Boulevard, Groves, TX 77619
    1 BED $1,000
    2 BEDS $1,300
    3 BEDS $1,500
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    2610 Ave G, Nederland, TX 77627
    3 BEDS $1,350
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    6598 Verde St, Groves, TX 77619
    4 BEDS $2,300
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    2229 2Nd Street, Port Neches, TX 77651
    3 BEDS $1,275
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    1018 Marion St, Port Neches, TX 77651
    2 BEDS $2,100
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    1105 Johnson Ave, Port Neches, TX 77651
    4 BEDS $2,300
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    4430 Hartel, BEAUMONT, TX 77705
    2 BEDS $800
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    1450 W Highland, BEAUMONT, TX 77705
    3 BEDS $995
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    4210 Sullivan, BEAUMONT, TX 77705
    3 BEDS $1,350
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    345 Rachal, Bridge City, TX 77611
    4 BEDS $2,200
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    1160 Bernice Ln, BRIDGE CITY, TX 77611
    3 BEDS $1,400
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Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Port Arthur, TX last updated?

Prices and availability in Port Arthur, TX were last updated on 10 Apr 2024.

What are the best apartments in Port Arthur, TX?

The best apartments in Port Arthur, TX are: Bent Tree Apartments, Autumn Chase Park, Encore At 9th Avenue, Seahawk Landing and Sherwood Forest Apartments.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Port Arthur, TX?

The price range for a studio apartment in Port Arthur, TX is between $25 and $955. View all studio apartments in Port Arthur, TX.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Port Arthur, TX is between $25 and $955. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Port Arthur, TX now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Port Arthur, TX is between $25 and $1,100. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Port Arthur, TX.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Port Arthur, TX is between $800 and $1,285. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Port Arthur, TX.

What type of rental buildings are in Port Arthur, TX?

In Port Arthur, 43% of the residents are renting compared to 57% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 7% of Port Arthur’s rentals, 61% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 32% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Port Arthur, 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 Port Arthur are about 0 years old, on average. Of these, none 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 0 stories. About none 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 Port Arthur, TX?

Rental apartments in Port Arthur 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 0% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 0% of all rentals in Port Arthur. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Port Arthur, TX

Port Arthur, TX, is a city in the Beaumont-Port Arthur metropolitan area in Jefferson County. A part of the city also extends into Orange County. Port Arthur is praised among local renters for housing the largest oil refinery in the United States, and the city is known as the center of the oil boom. The city is also about an hour away from Houston. Sitting on the banks of Sabine Lake, Port Arthur is a few miles from the Gulf of Mexico, making it an ideal spot for renters who enjoy nature and beaches. The city also appeals to renters who enjoy the great outdoors, with spots like Remarkable Cave, Port Arthur Historic Site and attractive lavender fields. Port Arthur has a warm and temperate climate with a significant amount of rain and long and hot summers. It’s also wet and partly cloudy throughout the year. The city has 59 inches of rain and 211 sunny days per year with no snow.

Renting in Port Arthur, TX

Renters looking for a place in Port Arthur can choose from one of 21 constituent neighborhoods, most of which have a low population density and quiet environment. The city has a sparse, suburban feel, with most renters being families and retirees. Port Arthur’s most desired areas are in the northeastern parts of the city, while renters on a budget go for homes in the southwestern region. The city offers a wide range of single-family and multifamily homes for rent; mobile homes; and new construction. Renters look for homes with a two-car garage, corner lot, waterfront, lake view and fenced yard. Note that there’s no rent control available in Port Arthur, and landlords must give renters a three-day notice before filing an eviction claim with the court. Also, landlords must serve renters a 30-day notice before increasing the rent. Renters can also sue landlords for refusing to take care of repairs and damages.

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Shopping in Port Arthur, TX

Port Arthur is home to a wide range of shopping malls and local stores that its renters can turn to. The Central Mall is the most popular in the city, with various department stores and a theatre. Other malls include The Shoppes at Port Arthur, Jefferson City Shopping Center and Snell Shopping Center. Shopping for groceries is easy for renters with options like H-E-B, Sunrise Grocery, SRZ Grocery and Market Basket. Plus, renters don’t have to visit neighboring cities for department stores as Port Arthur is home to JCPenney, Dillard’s, T.J.Maxx, Target, Ross Dress for Less and more.

Transportation in Port Arthur, TX

Port Arthur offers impressive walkability, so renters can run a lot of errands on foot. There are also different bike lanes in the city, and renters without a car can rely on Port Arthur Transit (PAT). The local bus transit provides fixed routes and paratransit services and also works with Greyhound buses. PAT also offers specialized transportation services for seniors and disabled renters who are unable to use the fixed routes. There are also taxi and rideshare services. Finally, the nearest airport to Port Arthur is Jack Brooks Regional Airport, northeast of the city.

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