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Houses for Rent in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX
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Average rent in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX

$1,237/mo Southwest Houston, Houston, TX average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent for an apartment in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX is around $1,237.

Southwest Houston, Houston, TX apartment rent ranges

A share of 2% of apartments in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX have the cheapest rents between $501-$700. Around 13% of rentals are in the most expensive price range of $1,501-$2,000. Around 34% of Southwest Houston’s apartments have monthly rents between $701-$1,000. There are 46% of apartments with rents between $1,001-$1,500.

Southwest Houston, Houston, TX rent trends

Getting around in Southwest Houston, TX

38 /100
Car-Dependent
40 /100
Some Transit
37 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 38, Transit Score®: 40, Bike Score®: 37

Frequently asked questions

How much is the rent for a house in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX?

The price range of a house for rent is between $1,665 and $2,440. Find house for rent in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX.

How many houses are available in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX on RentCafe?

There are 5 house rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX were last updated on 13 Apr 2024.

What is the average size of a rental house in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX?

The average Southwest Houston, Houston, TX rental house size is 1,813 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a house in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX?

Renting a house in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX comes with more space, both indoor and outdoor.

What are the downsides of renting a house apartment in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX?

Houses for rent in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX are usually located in non-central areas. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX.

Southwest Houston, Houston, TX demographics

  • 496,690Total Population
  • 248,435 Female
    248,255 Male
  • 34Median Age

In total, Southwest Houston, Houston, TX has 496,690 residents, 248,435 women and 248,255 men, per U.S. Census recent estimates. Statistics show that the median age of Southwest Houston’s population is 34.

Southwest Houston, Houston, TX households

  • 114,068 Family
    79,762 Non-family
  • 62,510 Children
    131,320 No Children
  • 193,831Total Number of Households
  • 2.75Average People Per Household
  • $55,310Median Household Income

There is a total of 193,831 households in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX. Of these, 62,510 have children and 131,320 are without children. Per Census Bureau’s most current estimates, 114,068 family households and 79,762 non-family households live in this area. The size of a household in Southwest Houston is 2.75 people, on average. The median household annual income in Southwest Houston equals $55,310, and the monthly housing costs equal $1,088.

Southwest Houston, Houston, TX education statistics

According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, 15% of the population in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX have no high school education, 30% went to high-school, and 19% have partially completed college. Moreover, 5% of the population hold an Associate Degree, 19% hold a Bachelor Degree, and 12% hold a Graduate Degree.

Renting a house in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX

In real estate, location is everything. But as you are looking at homes for rent in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX it seems that you’ve got this part already figured out. There are 25 apartment rental properties in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX with prices ranging from $650 to $6,000. That can be a lot to browse through. If you are looking at cheap houses for rent and the maximum you can afford is less than $6,000, simplify your search by typing the maximum you can afford in the Rent filter. When you are searching in the price range of 3 bedroom duplexes there is no need to look at all the 4 bedroom single family homes for rent. Now that we got this out of the way, the real grind begins. The devil is in the amenities. Well, not really, but there are so many choices, you don’t know where to start. Buckle up, it can be a bumpy ride and it could wreak some temporary havoc in your otherwise perfect apartment search.

Deciding on what is important when renting a house

Remember how hard it was to search for your first apartment alone? How confused you were because of all the things you had to consider? We’d like to tell you that things will be a lot easier this time around, not only because you’re more experience, but also because we’re here to help you along the way. It is easy to agree on whether you need a 1 bedroom or a 2 bedroom house, but there might also be some debates on the importance of a fireplace, A/C, garage or a pool. Sit down and talk about what are your must-haves and nice-to-haves. Agree on the amenities even before the serious hunt for rental homes starts. With a clear plan, browsing through our 25 houses for rent in Southwest Houston, Houston, TX is a breeze as you can filter the results based on your favorite amenities and features.

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