Austin Local Guide


Introducing Austin, Texas

Here is information on rentals for Austin, a highly recommended place to call home, and a well-known part of TX. Austin brings you 378 neighborhoods. Families living in this municipal area are from many parts of Texas. People choose Austin for a number of considerations including price, and location, schools, service offerings, and local amenities. Our team has researched all these factors for choosing Austin, TX. We invite you to explore 2,198 multifamily communities ready for you to tour in and around this city.

Lifestyle Ratings

ApartmentHomeLiving brings you comprehensive Lifestyle Ratings of rentals in cities across the United States, including Austin. LifeStyle Ratings are a useful tool for comparing and sorting apartments and neighborhoods when choosing your rental home. This takes in many factors including rankings of the best places for the best outdoor access, luxury amenities, kid and pet-friendly communities, availability of transit options, walking, and biking. Use Lifestyle Search in the site filter options on this page - and find your Perfect place!

Pet Friendly Rating

This area ranks highly for raising pets (dogs and cats), with a score of 2.0 out of 4.

Getting Around Austin

While town is better for walking and exercising on foot than many other metropolitan areas, Austin is considered 'semi-car-dependent'. You will see that this town has come together so that with roads and sidewalks layed out as they are and safety conditions here for pedestrians, apartment residents here depend on having their own vehicle.

Schools in Austin, TX

For families with children, choosing a location with great education and schools is important. Making smart rental home or apartment choices can help place students in good school districts. School zoning is determined by local school boards through what are called 'attendance zones'.

Make sure you check out Texas School For The Blind, the highest-rated high school in this town. Be sure to consider O Henry Middle, the highest-rated middle school in this area. O Henry Middle has a GreatSchools Rating of 5/10. For younger kids take notice of Bryker Woods Elementary School, the highest-rated elementary school in this city with a GreatSchools Rating of 6/10. Many students from nearby University of Texas at Austin call this area home.

Austin Points of Interest

Camp Mabry Military Reserve is in the area. Mount Bonnell is close by. In this town we find several USPS ZIP Codes, including 78705.

Pet Friendly Apartments

For apartment shoppers with pets, 'pet friendly' apartment complexes are available here.

Austin Rental Pricing

An apartment unit for rent in this town is as an average $2,079. The average home rent in Austin is $4,697. A rental apartment unit in this area costs from $452 to $10,000. Studio apartments average $1,708 and range from $541 to $3,699. A 1 bedroom apartment on average costs $1,928 and ranges from $452 to $8,675. A 2 bedroom apartments averages $2,397 and ranges from $676 to $10,000. On the average rent for a 3 bedroom apartment in this municipal area costs you $2,760, and has a range from $630 to $10,000. Four bedroom apartments average $2,080 and range from $490 to $4,200.

Low Income / Section 8 in Austin

Our inventory of apartments has multifamily communities that offer subsidized rental rates. Low income apartment communities provide low rental rates that are subsidized by local government and will have particular income restrictions and renter qualifications.

US Population Rank for Austin, TX -
Top 3 Local Schools in Austin, TX - ApartmentHomeLiving.comForest Trail Elementary SchoolWestlake High SchoolHill Country Middle

Frequently Asked Questions about Austin

How much are Studio apartments in Austin?

The pricing for 287 Studio Apartments in Austin currently ranges from $541 to $10,000 with an average price of $1,709.

What is the current price range for One Bedroom Austin Apartments for rent?

Today's rental pricing for One Bedroom Apartments in Austin ranges from $452 to $10,000 with an average monthly rent of $1,915.

What does renting a Two Bedroom Apartment in Austin cost?

The monthly rent prices of Two Bedroom Apartments currently available in Austin range from $676 to $10,000. Today's average rental price for Two Bedrooms here is $2,384.

How expensive are Austin Three Bedroom Apartments?

There are currently 557 Three Bedroom Apartments listings available in Austin on The pricing ranges from $630 to $10,000 - averaging $2,795 for the location.