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Average Rent in Waco, TX

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Waco Studio - $2,199+16%
Waco 1 Bed - $1,2050%
Waco 2 Beds - $1,474-3%
Last updated 6/19/2024

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See what Waco, TX has to offer.

Local Reviews

Friendly people and we have close restaurants near the neighborhood I like go the mall with my friends

I enjoy spending time with family and friends, traveling to the countryside, the beach especially on weekends and even more so attending sporting events and concerts

Demographics

Education

High School

25%

Associate's

40%

Bachelor's

26%

Master's

8%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

39%

3 people

19%

4 people

21%

5 people

14%

6+ people

8%

Household Income

0-50k

21%

50-100k

32%

100-150k

30%

150-200k

13%

200k+

4%

Age

0-10

18%

10-20

16%

20-45

34%

45-65

22%

65+

11%

Rent Trends

Average rent in North Lake Waco, Waco, TX

In Waco, TX, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,205 to $2,199. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in North Lake Waco, Waco, TX is $2,199. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,205. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,474.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

+16%

Changed from $1,896 to $2,199
1 Bed

0%

Changed from $1,205 to $1,205
2 Beds

-3%

Changed from $1,520 to $1,474
Last updated 6/19/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

2%

Compared to National Average

6.7%

The cost of living in North Lake Waco, Waco, TX is 2% lower than the state average and 6.7% lower than the national average. North Lake Waco, Waco, TX housing is 18.8% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 7.8% more pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 6.8% less in North Lake Waco, Waco, TX than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 7.8% less here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in North Lake Waco, Waco, TXCompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
5.9%
18.8%
Utilities
7.7%
7.8%
Food
4.4%
6.8%
Transportation
1.2%
7.7%
Healthcare
6.5%
7.8%

Compare Other Cities

City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Hewitt$1,379-7%
Belton$1,2850%
Waco$1,2050%
Temple$1,142-5%
Woodway$1,025+4%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Hewitt$1,519-4%
Belton$1,4850%
Waco$1,474-3%
Temple$1,301+1%
Groesbeck$1,300--
Woodway$1,225+2%
Hillsboro$9250%
Gatesville$900--
Harker Heights$805+1%
Killeen$775+3%

Compare Neighborhoods

Oakwood

$700

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Austin Avenue

$890

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Parkdale Viking Hills

$895

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Waco, TX?

For renters in Waco seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are Oakwood, Austin Avenue, and Parkdale Viking Hills, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $700, $890, and $895 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Baylor and East Riverside, where the rents are $1,049 and $1,160, a favorable comparison to Waco's overall 1-bedroom average of $1,205.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Waco, TX?

In Waco, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Kendrick, Alta Vista, and West Waco. A 1-bedroom apartment in Kendrick averages at $1,479, in Alta Vista it averages $1,349, and in West Waco, the average is $1,329. For additional high-end living options, East Riverside offers 1-bedroom apartments at $1,160, and Baylor at $1,049. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $1,205 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Waco, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Waco, TX?

In Waco, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include Kendrick, Austin Avenue, and Baylor. In Kendrick, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $1,479. Austin Avenue sees average rents of $890 for a 1-bedroom unit. Baylor offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $1,049. For those seeking other popular areas, East Riverside presents 1-bedroom apartments at $1,160, and Alta Vista at $1,349. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $1,205 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Waco, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Kendrick$1,479+1%
Alta Vista$1,349-1%
West Waco$1,329+11%
East Riverside$1,160--
Baylor$1,049-5%
Parkdale Viking Hills$895+19%
Austin Avenue$890--
Oakwood$700--
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Kendrick$1,629+1%
Alta Vista$1,529-3%
West Waco$1,434-5%
East Riverside$1,135--
Austin Avenue$995--
Parkdale Viking Hills$995+8%
Baylor$600-25%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

19%

15-30 Mins

60%

30-40 Mins

16%

40-60 Mins

4%

60+ Mins

1%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 1414

Walk Score®

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 1 of 2 renters

Percentage: 3030

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 1 of 2 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Grocery Stores

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not bad on the supermarket score. North Lake Waco Waco gets an average rating.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. 83% more grocery stores than average
  3. 80% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Nightlife is on the rocks in North Lake Waco Waco.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 77% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 67% 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. A high number of parks per resident
  2. 90% more parks than average
  3. 87% more parks than areas of a similar size

Childcare

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

North Lake Waco Waco is taking baby steps toward having ample childcare options.

  1. Few daycares per resident
  2. 73% more daycares than average
  3. 62% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? North Lake Waco Waco doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 84% more pet facilities than average
  3. 74% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

North Lake Waco Waco serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 16% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 90% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in North Lake Waco Waco.

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

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in North Lake Waco Waco.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. A standard number of shops compared to 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? North Lake Waco Waco has a quiet theater scene.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. An average number of theaters
  3. A standard number of theaters compared to 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. An average number of fine art centers
  3. A standard number of fine art centers compared to areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

In need of a lift: North Lake Waco Waco is light on amusement parks.

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

Hospitals

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Be patient when looking for a hospital around here.

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

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this North Lake Waco Waco's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 26% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

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

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in North Lake Waco Waco

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