Apartments for Rent in Houston, TX under $900 – 536 Rentals available
$755 - $1,090
- 1-2 Beds
Last updated 13 May 2021
- Studio-3 Beds
Last updated 1 Oct 2020
- 1 Bed
Last updated 7 Jul 2020
- 1 Bed
$842 - $979
- 2 Beds
Last updated 13 May 2021
- 1 Bed
Rent prices in cities near Houston
Rent prices in Houston's popular neighborhoods
Houston’s average rent reached $1,127 in April
Houston’s average rent reached $1,127 in April, after a 1% increase since last year. A thriving economic and cultural center and a renter-majority city (54%), Houston is a popular location to call home, with apartment prices below the national average of $1,417. [View Full Report]
Houston’s average rent was $1,127 in April
Houston’s average rent reached $1,127 in April, after a 1% increase since last year. A thriving economic and cultural center and a renter-majority city (54%), Houston is a popular location to call home, with apartment prices below the national average of $1,417.
The average rent for an apartment in Houston rose slower than in other surrounding cities, such as Pearland ($1,352), where prices went up by 1.6%. Meanwhile, apartment rates in The Woodlands decreased by 3.4%, reaching a $1,470 average.
What it costs to rent in the largest renter hubs in the Houston area
Webster, the city with the largest renter share (88%) in the Houston area, has a $1,046 average rent, after a 2.5% annual increase. The second largest renter hub, Galveston, has a 55% renter share, with its apartments going for $1,108 on average (up by 0.4% since last year).
Houston comes in third, tied with Humble (54% renters), where rental prices circle around $1,127, after a 3.8% yearly increase. Last but not least, Rosenberg's 50% share of renters places it fifth among the area’s renter hubs. The city’s average rent reached $1,165 in April, going up by 9.6% in the past year.
The priciest and cheapest cities for renters in the Houston area
The Woodlands is the priciest city for renters in the Houston area, with apartments renting for $1,470 per month. Pearland’s $1,352 rate is the second most expensive, while apartments in Katy ($1,332) come in third.
For renters in search of budget-friendly apartments, Clutes $830 average rent is the cheapest in the Houston area, followed by Pasadena's $910 rate. Baytown rentals are the third least pricey on the list, with a $951 average rent as of April.
Houston apartment rents in popular ZIP codes for renters
Among Houston's most popular renter ZIP codes, 77036 has a $820 average rent, below the city average ($1,127). At the same time, rentals in ZIP 77077 go for $1,109, while prices in ZIP 77081 circle around $904. Apartment rents in ZIP 77042 clock in at around $1,061, lower than the Houston average, while rates in ZIP 77057 average at $1,111.
Check out how average rents evolved across the Houston area
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The data on average rents included in our reports comes directly from competitively-rented (market-rate) large-scale multifamily properties (50+ units in size), via telephone survey. The data is compiled and reported by our sister company Yardi Matrix, a business development and asset management tool for brokers, sponsors, banks and equity sources underwriting investments in the multifamily, office, industrial and self-storage sectors. Fully-affordable properties are not included in the survey and are not reported in rental rate averages. Local rent reports include only cities with a statistically-relevant stock of large-scale multifamily properties of 50+ units.
Houston, TX Demographics
- Total Population2,310,432
Female 1,153,417Male 1,157,015
- Median Age33
Average Rent in Houston, TX
- Houston, TX Average Rental Price, March 2021 $1,116 /mo
Houston, TX Apartment Rent Ranges
- > $2,0004%
Houston, TX Rent Trends
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Houston, TX Households
- Total Number of Households858,374
Family 522,128Non-family 336,246
Children 282,908No Children 575,466
- Average People Per Household2.65
- Median Household Income$52,338
- Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,058
Houston, TX Education Statistics
- No High School11%
- Some High School33%
- Some College20%
- Associate Degree5%
- Bachelor Degree19%
- Graduate Degree11%
Renting apartments in Houston, TX under $900
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