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Average rent in Red Oak, TX

$1,281/mo Red Oak, TX average rental price, January 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Red Oak, TX is $1,281.

Red Oak, TX apartment rent ranges

Red Oak, TX rent trends

Getting around in Red Oak, TX

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28 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 9, Bike Score®: 28

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Red Oak, TX last updated?

Prices and availability in Red Oak, TX were last updated on 3 Feb 2023.

What are the best apartments in Red Oak, TX?

The best apartments in Red Oak, TX are: Emerson at Red Oak, 1603 Heritage Blvd, 820 Monette Drive Glenn Heights, TX 75154, 113 HARVEST HILL LN and 2533 Comal Creek Dr, Glenn Heights, TX, 75154.

What is the average rent in Red Oak, TX?

The average rent in Red Oak, TX is $1,281. Start your search for apartments in Red Oak, TX now.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Red Oak, TX is between $1,430 and $1,980. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Red Oak, TX now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Red Oak, TX is between $1,990 and $2,340. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Red Oak, TX.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Red Oak, TX is between $2,440 and $2,665. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Red Oak, TX.

What type of rental buildings are in Red Oak, TX?

In Red Oak 31% of the housing is rented out compared to 69% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 10% of Red Oak’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 50% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 33% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Red Oak, TX?

The average age of rental buildings in Red Oak is 28 years old, with 49% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 2 stories, of which 82% 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 Red Oak, TX?

Rental apartments in Red Oak 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 47% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 47% of all rentals in Red Oak. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Red Oak, TX

Red Oak is a quiet little town in Texas, located within a 30 minutes’ drive from downtown Dallas. It provides renters with plenty of green space, a tight-knit community, and above-average public schools. The crime rates are well below the national average, making Red Oak an excellent place for young families in search of a great environment to raise children. Meanwhile, retirees appreciate the warm weather and low cost of living overall, which allows them to stretch their retirement dollars further. Whether you are getting started in life or looking to slow down, Red Oak is a great place for renters to call home.

Renting in Red Oak, TX

Renters constitute the minority of Red Oak’s inhabitants, as most people living in this Dallas suburb own their homes. The cost of housing, including rent, is slightly lower in Red Oak than in the rest of the country. Red Oak is a sparse suburban community with detached single-family homes, many of them located in planned communities, representing the majority of available housing. However, you may also be able to find a rental apartment in Red Oak in a multifamily building or in a low-rise condominium community. Rental laws in Texas do not set a maximum amount for security deposits in the Lone Star State. However, renters should expect to pay the equivalent of up to two months’ rent to secure a rental apartment in Red Oak.

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Red Oak, TX demographics

Red Oak, TX has a population of 13,010 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 6,772 of Red Oak’s residents are women and 6,238 are men. The median age of those who live in Red Oak, TX is 33.9.

Shopping in Red Oak, TX

The vast majority of Red Oak’s shopping opportunities, including most grocery stores, are located in the business area at the intersection of Interstate 395E and East Orvilla Road. Therefore, if you are looking for an apartment for rent in Red Oak close to all amenities, this neighborhood is a good place to start your research. Walmart and Brookshire’s are the main two grocery stores in town. Renters will also find a variety of convenience stores, many of them attached to gas stations. Budget-conscious renters appreciate the presence of the Dollar Tree and Dollar General, both of which offer a selection of grocery items at discount prices. There is no shopping mall in Red Oak, but renters have easy access to endless shopping opportunities in nearby Dallas.

Red Oak, TX households

  • 3,293 Family
    805 Non-family
  • 2,267 Children
    1,831 No Children
  • 4,098Total Number of Households
  • 3.14Average People Per Household
  • $78,646Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 4,098 households in Red Oak, TX. 3,293 are family households and 805 are non-family households. There are 2,267 households with children in Red Oak and 1,831 households without children. On average, about 3.14 people live in a household in Red Oak, TX.

Transportation in Red Oak, TX

Many renters prefer to live their vehicles at home to save on gas, exercise, and protect the environment. However, renters will have a hard type adopting this mindset in Red Oak. Like many Texan suburbs built in the 1950s and later, Red Oak was not designed with pedestrians in mind and almost all errands will require a car. Therefore, it is a good idea to look for an apartment for rent in Red Oak with available parking and near one of the main axis of transportation for an easier commute. Red Oak is located within 45 minutes’ drive time from five major interstate highways: 35E, 35W, 20, 45, and 30. There are currently no public transport options available in Red Oak. For air travel, Dallas Love Field Airport is conveniently located some 32 miles north via Interstate 35E.

Red Oak, TX education statistics

The level of education of the population of Red Oak, TX is as follows: 2% have no high school education, 31% completed some high school, 33% partially completed college, 9% have an Associate Degree, 17% have a Bachelor Degree, and 9% have a Graduate Degree.

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