San Antonio, TX Rental Market Trends
The average rent for an apartment in San Antonio is $1,049, a 3% increase compared to the previous year.
Average Rent in San Antonio, TX
|Average Rent||Y-o-Y Change||Average Apartment Size|
|$1,049||3%||855 sq. ft.|
The average size for a San Antonio, TX apartment is 855 square feet, but this number varies greatly depending on unit type, with cheap and luxury alternatives for houses and apartments alike. Studio apartments are the smallest and most affordable, 1-bedroom apartments are closer to the average, while 2-bedroom apartments and 3-bedroom apartments offer a more generous square footage.
San Antonio, TX Apartment Rent Ranges
- > $2,0002%
San Antonio, TX Occupied Housing Units
- Renter-occupied Households35%
- Owner-occupied Households64%
177,786 or 35% of the households in San Antonio, TX are renter-occupied while 320,008 or 64% are owner-occupied.
San Antonio, TX Rent Trends
|Nov / 2016||Mar / 2017||Jul / 2017||Nov / 2017||Mar / 2018||Jul / 2018||Nov / 2018||Mar / 2019||Jul / 2019||Nov / 2019||Feb / 2020|
Average Rent in San Antonio, TX By Neighborhood
|Kelly - South San Pueblo||$758|
|Mission San Jose||$823|
|Woodbridge at Monte Viejo||$852|
|Victor Braunig Lake||$871|
|Fort Sam Houston||$890|
|Camelot - East Village||$891|
|Stinson Airport Vicinity||$917|
|Woodlands of Camino Real||$933|
|Near Northwest San Antonio||$935|
|North Central San Antonio||$950|
|Huebner - Leon Creeks||$970|
|San Antonio International Airport||$974|
|South Central San Antonio||$976|
|Hill Country Village||$1,023|
|Midtown San Antonio||$1,178|
|Northeast Inner Loop||$1,213|
|Northwest San Antonio||$1,225|
|Downtown San Antonio||$1,431|
|Nogalitos - South Zarzamora||$1,442|
The most affordable neighborhoods in San Antonio are Kelly - South San Pueblo, where the average rent goes for $758/month, University Park, where renters pay $765/mo on average, and Woodlawn Hills, where the average rent goes for $765/mo. If you’re looking for other great deals, check out the listings from United Southwest ($780), Pecan Valley ($781), and Meadow Village ($788), where the asking prices are below the average San Antonio rent of $1,049/mo.
The most expensive neighborhoods in San Antonio are Nogalitos - South Zarzamora ($1,442), Cedar Creek ($1,532) and Government Hill ($1,726).
The most popular neighborhood in San Antonio is San Antonio International Airport, where there are 41 verified RENTCafé listings with an average rent of $974. Next up is Near Northwest San Antonio, where apartments go for $935/month, followed by Stone Oak with $1,233 If you’re looking to rent in San Antonio’s most popular neighborhoods, make sure to also check out Northwest San Antonio, where renters pay $1,225 on average, and Eastern Triangle, where the average monthly rent is $806.
San Antonio | Rent Comparison by Neighborhood
Rent in Alamo Heights is 37% higher than in Arena District
Alamo Heights rent is 16% higher than San Antonio average
Arena District rent is 15% lower than San Antonio average
How San Antonio Compares to Other Cities
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