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Popular Rental Properties in Houston, Texas

Beautiful Inside and Out - Your New Home on Thrush

Beautiful Inside and Out - Your New Home on Thrush

La Porte, Texas, 77571

3+ Bedrooms

Remodeled 3 bedroom home in Cy-Fair ISD

Remodeled 3 bedroom home in Cy-Fair ISD

Cypress, Texas, 77433

3 Bedrooms

5731 Post Oak Manor Dr, Houston

5731 Post Oak Manor Dr, Houston

Houston, Texas, 77085

3+ Bedrooms

3211 Kelling St

3211 Kelling St

Houston, Texas, 77045

3+ Bedrooms

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Houston Homes for Rent

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Houston Market Trends

  • Household Income
    Household IncomeCityStateCity Compared to State
    Less than $10,00011.6%10.4% +1.2%
    $10,000 to $14,9996.8%6.6% +0.2%
    $15,000 to $19,9997.1%6.6% +0.5%
    $20,000 to $24,9997.6%7.0% +0.6%
    $25,000 to $29,9997.4%6.8% +0.6%
    $30,000 to $34,9997.1%6.7% +0.4%
    $35,000 to $39,9996.1%6.0% +0.1%
    $40,000 to $44,9995.7%5.6% +0.1%
    $45,000 to $49,9994.5%4.8% -0.3%
    $50,000 to $59,9997.8%8.6% -0.8%
    $60,000 to $74,9998.4%9.8% -1.4%
    $75,000 to $99,9998.0%9.5% -1.5%
    $100,000 to $124,9994.6%4.9% -0.3%
    $125,000 to $149,9992.3%2.3% +0.0%
    $150,000 to $199,9992.3%2.1% +0.2%
    $200,000 or more2.6%2.2% +0.4%
  • Cost of Living
    Share of Household Income Spent on RentCityStateCity Compared to State
    Less than 10.0%6.9%6.5% +0.4%
    10.0% to 14.9%13.0%12.3% +0.7%
    15.0% to 19.9%15.7%15.3% +0.4%
    20.0% to 24.9%13.8%13.4% +0.4%
    25.0% to 29.9%10.4%10.2% +0.2%
    30.0% to 34.9%7.3%7.2% +0.1%
    35.0% to 39.9%4.8%5.0% -0.2%
    40.0% to 49.9%6.4%6.3% +0.1%
    50.0% or more15.8%15.7% +0.1%
    Not computed5.9%8.0% -2.1%
  • Age Demographic of Renters
    Age Demographic of RentersCityStateCity Compared to State
    15 to 24 years12.2%15.3% -3.1%
    25 to 34 years34.3%31.2% +3.1%
    35 to 44 years24.6%23.3% +1.3%
    45 to 54 years15.2%14.4% +0.8%
    55 to 64 years6.7%6.8% -0.1%
    65 to 74 years3.7%4.4% -0.7%
    75 to 84 years2.3%3.3% -1.0%
    85 years and over1.0%1.4% -0.4%
  • Travel Time to Work
    Travel Time to WorkCityStateCity Compared to State
    Less than 30 minutes31.5%34.9% -3.4%
    30 to 44 minutes30.5%25.8% +4.7%
    45 to 59 minutes14.0%14.1% -0.1%
    60 or more minutes24.0%25.2% -1.2%

Source: 2000 Census

Average Price to Lease a Home Property in Houston, Texas

# Bedrooms Oct Sep Aug 3 Month % change
1 Bed $1,143 N/A N/A 0%
2 Bed $1,284 $1,189 $1,152 11.5%
3 Bed $1,297 $1,239 $1,372 -5.5%
4 Bed $1,881 $1,320 $1,894 -0.7%

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Houses for Rent in Cities Near Houston, TX

MyNewPlace can help you find the Houston, TX home rental that will work best for you. Using our rental home search, you can view townhomes or condos for rent if you want to live downtown, or check out the rental listings for single family house rentals in the surrounding areas. Try one of these cities below for more rental houses near Houston, TX.