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Average Rent in Houston, TX

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Houston Studio - $1,249+16%
Houston 1 Bed - $1,260+1%
Houston 2 Beds - $1,568+2%
Last updated 6/19/2024

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Local Reviews

Tony's pizza is a great and friendly place. People get together to meet and have great food. There are walking trails and activities

Nothing much unique it's just a normal meighborhood we got regular stuff. I haven't seen an unique quality in. Thei neighborhood

The unique about my neoghborhood is food. I love food in my area. Besides, there are a lot of shopping malls that I like shopping there

the different businesses in walking distance. and its by the freeway. there is a grocery store 5 minutes walking distan

I wanted to be near Winzer Park (formerly Carver Park), where the living conditions were much better, and where we had been previously

The food is so good. Grocery stores are really nice. The night life isn't always bad. I love my city

Demographics

Education

High School

47%

Associate's

33%

Bachelor's

15%

Master's

5%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

31%

3 people

23%

4 people

22%

5 people

15%

6+ people

8%

Household Income

0-50k

37%

50-100k

35%

100-150k

19%

150-200k

6%

200k+

3%

Age

0-10

14%

10-20

16%

20-45

38%

45-65

22%

65+

10%

Affordability

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 6/19/2024

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Rent Trends

Average rent in Southbelt Ellington, Houston, TX

In Houston, TX, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,249 to $1,568. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Southbelt Ellington, Houston, TX is $1,249. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,260. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,568.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

+16%

Changed from $1,077 to $1,249
1 Bed

+1%

Changed from $1,248 to $1,260
2 Beds

+2%

Changed from $1,537 to $1,568
Last updated 6/19/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

1.5%

Compared to National Average

6.2%

The cost of living in Southbelt Ellington, Houston, TX is 1.5% lower than the state average and 6.2% lower than the national average. Southbelt Ellington, Houston, TX housing is 17.3% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 0.2% more pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 0.1% more in Southbelt Ellington, Houston, TX than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 5.3% less here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Southbelt Ellington, Houston, TXCompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
4.1%
17.3%
Utilities
0.1%
0.2%
Food
2.7%
0.1%
Transportation
2.3%
8.7%
Healthcare
3.9%
5.3%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Sugar Land$1,702+69%
Baytown$1,650+12%
Dickinson$1,369--
Houston$1,249+16%
Katy$1,182-3%
Galveston$1,150--
Spring$1,139-26%
Missouri City$1,124--
Richmond$987+9%
Cypress$957+18%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Missouri City$1,486+7%
Cypress$1,442+2%
Friendswood$1,410+4%
Katy$1,388+4%
Rosenberg$1,339-13%
Pearland$1,330+1%
Spring$1,327+1%
Houston$1,260+1%
League City$1,255-1%
Texas City$1,214+26%
Baytown$1,199+6%
Humble$1,179+4%
Galveston$1,157+19%
Tomball$1,109-1%
The Woodlands$1,075-5%
Richmond$1,065-12%
Dickinson$1,009--
La Porte$986-10%
Pasadena$947-2%
Lake Jackson$925-22%
Alvin$9220%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Deer Park$1,998--
Missouri City$1,981+11%
Friendswood$1,830+3%
Katy$1,817+3%
Spring$1,797+4%
Cypress$1,749+5%
Rosenberg$1,729-11%
La Porte$1,685+7%
Pearland$1,654+2%
Galveston$1,626+11%
Houston$1,568+2%
The Woodlands$1,475-5%
Richmond$1,435-9%
Texas City$1,427+14%
Dickinson$1,399--
Tomball$1,361+4%
Humble$1,337+1%
Alvin$1,222+24%
League City$1,220-18%
Baytown$1,200-16%
Pasadena$1,107-4%
Lake Jackson$1,007-37%

Compare Neighborhoods

South Acres - Crestmont Park

$800

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Northeast Houston

$815

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Southeast Houston

$827

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Houston, TX?

For renters in Houston seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are South Acres - Crestmont Park, Northeast Houston, and Southeast Houston, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $800, $815, and $827 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Oak Forest - Garden Oaks and Greater Fifth Ward, where the rents are $835 and $850, a favorable comparison to Houston's overall 1-bedroom average of $1,260.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Houston, TX?

In Houston, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Downtown, Midtown, and South Central Houston. A 1-bedroom apartment in Downtown averages at $2,154, in Midtown it averages $1,729, and in South Central Houston, the average is $1,721. For additional high-end living options, Washington Avenue - Memorial Park offers 1-bedroom apartments at $1,686, and MacGregor at $1,575. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $1,260 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Houston, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Houston, TX?

In Houston, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include Downtown, Midtown, and South Central Houston. In Downtown, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $2,154. Midtown sees average rents of $1,729 for a 1-bedroom unit. South Central Houston offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $1,721. For those seeking other popular areas, Greater Third Ward presents 1-bedroom apartments at $1,000, and MacGregor at $1,575. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $1,260 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Houston, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Downtown$2,418+8%
South Central Houston$1,495+6%
Midtown$1,495+6%
Inner Loop$1,479-15%
Great Uptown$1,364-18%
Washington Avenue - Memorial Park$1,281-9%
Greater Heights$1,175-31%
Neartown - Montrose$1,149-3%
Westside$1,005+8%
Memorial$925+3%
Oak Forest - Garden Oaks$826--
Northcliffe$825+3%
Northwest Houston$802-11%
North Houston$800-3%
Greater Inwood$775-6%
Greater Fifth Ward$750--
Southwest Houston$743-12%
Northeast Houston$715-5%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Neartown - Montrose$2,695+3%
South Central Houston$2,346+20%
Midtown$2,346+21%
Washington Avenue - Memorial Park$2,242+13%
Inner Loop$2,097+4%
Memorial$1,925+4%
Greater Heights$1,880-10%
Central Southwest$1,829-12%
Great Uptown$1,822-8%
Montrose$1,775+5%
Eldridge - West Oaks$1,732+19%
Towne Lake$1,6400%
MacGregor$1,6000%
Copperfield$1,585+9%
Oak Forest - Garden Oaks$1,549+36%
Westside$1,545+5%
Northpointe$1,539-6%
Northwest Houston$1,312+4%
North Houston$1,298+7%
Southwest Houston$1,240+3%
Northcliffe$1,239+10%
Greater Inwood$1,200-9%
George Bush Intercontinental Airport$1,180+2%
Eastside$1,140+28%
Greater Fondren Southwest$1,107-1%
Southeast Houston$1,0850%
East Houston$1,042--
Northeast Houston$1,020-6%
Greater Third Ward$999--
Independence Heights$999-29%
South Acres - Crestmont Park$850--

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

17%

15-30 Mins

34%

30-40 Mins

21%

40-60 Mins

17%

60+ Mins

11%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 4343

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 6 of 11 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 9 of 11 renters

Percentage: 4444

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 6 of 11 renters

Percentage: 1616

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

No

Say 7 of 11 renters

Need A Car

No

Say 9 of 11 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Childcare

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Southbelt - Ellington Houston earns a gold star for childcare.

  1. Few daycares per resident
  2. 97% more daycares than average
  3. 36% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Just the ticket: amusement parks are an uplifting presence in Southbelt - Ellington Houston.

  1. A high number of amusement parks per resident
  2. 98% more amusement parks than average
  3. 71% more amusement parks than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not bad on the supermarket score. Southbelt - Ellington Houston gets an average rating.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 94% more grocery stores than average
  3. 18% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An average foodie scene: not too cold and not too hot.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 93% more restaurants than average
  3. A standard number of restaurants compared to areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Nightlife is on the rocks in Southbelt - Ellington Houston.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 95% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 51% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

There's fresh air to be had here.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 95% more parks than average
  3. 13% more parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The shopping scene here is a size medium.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 97% more shops than average
  3. 30% more shops than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? Southbelt - Ellington Houston doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 93% more pet facilities than average
  3. 34% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Hospitals

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Southbelt - Ellington Houston gets the all clear for hospitals.

  1. Few hospitals per resident
  2. 97% more hospitals than average
  3. 23% more hospitals than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Healthcare in Southbelt - Ellington Houston doesn't tip the scales.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 95% more medical facilities than average
  3. 16% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The road is less traveled for filling the tank up in Southbelt - Ellington Houston.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 97% more gas stations than average
  3. 52% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Southbelt - Ellington Houston.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 87% more coffee shops than average
  3. Far fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. An average number of gyms
  3. A standard number of gyms compared to areas of a similar size

Theaters

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Hiding in the dressing room? Southbelt - Ellington Houston has a quiet theater scene.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. 82% more theaters than average
  3. Far fewer theaters than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 83% more fine art centers than average
  3. Far fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 10 of 11 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 9 of 11 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 8 of 11 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 8 of 11 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 7 of 11 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 7 of 11 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 6 of 11 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 6 of 11 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 6 of 11 renters

Busy Streets

Yes

Say 6 of 11 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 6 of 11 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 6 of 11 renters

Safe For Families

No

Say 6 of 11 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

Yes

Say 7 of 11 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 7 of 11 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 7 of 11 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 9 of 11 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 9 of 11 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 10 of 11 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 11 of 11 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Southbelt - Ellington Houston

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