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Average rent in Rockwall, TX

$1,656/mo Rockwall, TX average rental price, March 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Rockwall, TX is $1,656.

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Frequently asked questions

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

Prices and availability in Rockwall, TX were last updated on 28 Mar 2023.

What are the best apartments in Rockwall, TX?

The best apartments in Rockwall, TX are: Florence at the Harbor, Luxia Rockwall Downes, Pebblebrook Apartments, Sonoma Court and 309 Westwood Dr.

What is the average rent in Rockwall, TX?

The average rent in Rockwall, TX is $1,656. Start your search for apartments in Rockwall, TX now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in Rockwall, TX is between $1,265 and $1,705. View all studio apartments in Rockwall, TX.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Rockwall, TX is between $1,085 and $7,073. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Rockwall, TX now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Rockwall, TX is between $1,610 and $7,740. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Rockwall, TX.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Rockwall, TX is between $1,352 and $7,740. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Rockwall, TX.

What type of rental buildings are in Rockwall, TX?

In Rockwall 23% of the housing is rented out compared to 77% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 16% of Rockwall’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 55% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 28% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Rockwall, 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 Rockwall are about 17 years old, on average. Of these, 73% 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 71% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 6% 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 Rockwall, TX?

Studio apartments in Rockwall are around 3% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 53% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 35% 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 Rockwall, TX

Located some 23 miles northeast of Dallas, Rockwall is a small Texas town that’s part of Rockwall County, bordering beautiful Lake Ray Hubbard. People who rent or own homes in this upscale suburban community enjoy having access to many local parks like Harry Myers Park and the Park at Hickory Ridge. With a top-notch school system — the Rockwell Independent School District — many families raising children take advantage of the 17 public schools in the area, including two well-respected high schools. Rockwall is a fast-growing town with many community amenities and attractions year-round, including the popular Rockwall Music Fest and shows put on by the Rockwall County Arts Alliance. Rockwall’s humid subtropical climate doesn’t keep renters indoors, even though the summers are quite hot in the 90s.

Renting in Rockwall, TX

Since Rockwall appeals to many young professionals who commute for work in Dallas, the apartment scene in this small town is very competitive. Rockwall has plenty of rental options to choose from, including several luxury apartment communities. The majority of rental communities comprise three- and four-story buildings located up against Lake Ray Hubbard. Renters enjoy kayaking, jet-skiing and walking along the 6.4-mile trail, as well as community amenities such as fitness centers, pools and picnic areas. At least two thirds of people living in Rockwall own their homes, but the number of renters is expected to rise as this location keeps growing in desirability.

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Rockwall, TX demographics

Rockwall, TX has a population of 46,150 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 23,025 of Rockwall’s residents are women and 23,125 are men. The median age of those who live in Rockwall, TX is 38.3.

Shopping in Rockwall, TX

Interstate 30 runs right through Rockwall, so most of the shopping choices are located right in this area. Rockwall Crossing, Rockwall Town Center and the Plaza at Rockwell are three main locations with outdoor shopping options, as well as multiple grocery stores and restaurants. Furthermore, the Shops at Legacy Village, located in downtown Rockwell, offers more local and boutique-style shopping, with interesting clothing and knick-knacks, that many renters go to on the weekends. For grocery shopping, the most popular brand names are Kroger, Walmart Neighborhood Market, Aldi’s and Tom Thumb. For an indoor mall experience and more refined shopping, renters usually make the trek into the Dallas area to shop at places like the Galleria and NorthPark Center.

Rockwall, TX households

  • 13,267 Family
    3,128 Non-family
  • 7,125 Children
    9,270 No Children
  • 16,395Total Number of Households
  • 2.8Average People Per Household
  • $107,301Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 16,395 households in Rockwall, TX. 13,267 are family households and 3,128 are non-family households. There are 7,125 households with children in Rockwall and 9,270 households without children. On average, about 2.8 people live in a household in Rockwall, TX.

Transportation in Rockwall, TX

Rockwall is a car-dependent city, so most renters who commute from the town into Dallas usually have their own cars for transportation. For those without a car, the town is served by Rockwall County’s STAR Transit system, a bus service that’s been around since the 80s. The STAR connects to the DART in Dallas, which is the city’s highly reliable public transportation system of buses. Local taxis and ridesharing services such as Uber and Lyft are also available in the area for renters who prefer to travel more conveniently. There are two airports that are located near Rockwall for domestic and international travel: the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, which is around 45 minutes away by car, and Dallas Love Field, located 31 miles southwest from Rockwall.

Rockwall, TX education statistics

The level of education of the population of Rockwall, TX is as follows: 3% have no high school education, 21% completed some high school, 27% partially completed college, 8% have an Associate Degree, 27% have a Bachelor Degree, and 15% have a Graduate Degree.

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