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Denton Apartments
Last updated April 18 2024 at 6:35 AM

Denton, TX
187 Apartments for Rent

Denton Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 141,541
Population Density: 1,470.8 people/sq mile
Median Age: 31
Percentage of Family Households: 55%
Median Annual Income: $64,873 / year
Median Rent: $1,112 / month

What locals are saying

We all know the saying - “Everything is bigger in Texas,” but who knew everything was stranger there, too? Denton, Texas is proud to call itself “North of Ordinary.” Located about 35 miles away from Dallas, Denton is essentially the Austin of the north. Known for its music scene, festivals and unique atmosphere, Denton is an artsy suburbia. From water parks to historical museums, Indie rock concerts to horseback riding, Denton is no one trick pony.

So, pack your bags and saddle up

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Denton Demographics


How diverse is Denton?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Denton is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Denton are White (58.5%), Hispanic Or Latino (21.5%), Black Or African American (13.3%), Asian (3.9%), Two Or More (2.1%), Other (0.3%), Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0.2%), and American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.1%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Denton residents?

The median age in Denton is 31 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

How diverse is Denton?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Denton is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Denton are White (58.5%), Hispanic Or Latino (21.5%), Black Or African American (13.3%), Asian (3.9%), Two Or More (2.1%), Other (0.3%), Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0.2%), and American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.1%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Denton residents?

The median age in Denton is 31 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

Denton Crime


Overall Crime

Below Average
Overall crime in Denton is below average in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Below Average
The level of violent crime in Denton is below average compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

Below Average
The level of property crime in Denton is below average compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Denton


Elementary Schools

9 /10
Ryan Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
672 Students
15 Reviews
672
Students
15 Reviews
8 /10
Nelson Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
633 Students
5 Reviews
633
Students
5 Reviews
7 /10
Evers Park Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
574 Students
6 Reviews
574
Students
6 Reviews

Middle Schools

6 /10
Mcmath Middle School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
781 Students
5 Reviews
781
Students
5 Reviews
5 /10
Calhoun Middle School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
729 Students
10 Reviews
729
Students
10 Reviews
5 /10
Strickland Middle School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
881 Students
6 Reviews
881
Students
6 Reviews

High Schools

7 /10
Guyer High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
2,524 Students
21 Reviews
2,524
Students
21 Reviews
5 /10
Ryan High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
2,048 Students
8 Reviews
2,048
Students
8 Reviews
4 /10
Denton High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
2,030 Students
10 Reviews
2,030
Students
10 Reviews

What Renters Say about Denton


Apartment List has released the results for Denton from the third annual Apartment List Renter Satisfaction Survey. This survey, which drew on responses from over 45,000 renters nationwide, provides insight on what states and cities must do to meet the needs of the country’s 111 million renters.
"Denton renters expressed general satisfaction with the city overall," according to Apartment List. "They gave most categories above-average scores."
80%
Pet Friendliness
70%
Parks and Outdoor Activities
61%
Commute Time
58%
Public Transit
57%
Social Life
56%
Safety and Crime Rate
54%
Weather
50%
Jobs and Career Opportunities
50%
Quality of Schools
37%
State and Local Taxes
36%
Affordability
35%
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Average rent in Denton, Texas

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Denton is $1,448, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $1,827. Rent rates updated 7 days ago
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Find an apartment for rent in Denton, TX


Searching for an apartment for rent in Denton, TX? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 187 available rental units listed on Apartment List in Denton. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in Denton is $1,042 for a studio, $1,448 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $1,827 for a two-bedroom apartment. If you are looking for a deal, keep an eye out for a red pulsing icon that indicates rent specials.

Tired of browsing? Take our personalized quiz. You’ll answer a couple of simple questions and we’ll put together a list of Denton apartments that are best for you. We’ll also factor in your commute, budget, and preferred amenities. Looking for a pet-friendly rental, or an apartment with in-unit washer and dryer? No problem, we’ll provide you with apartments that match that criteria.

You can trust Apartment List to help you find your next Denton, TX apartment rental! After all, everyone deserves a home they love.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Denton?

In Denton, the average rent is $1,042 for a studio, $1,448 for a 1-bedroom, $1,827 for a 2-bedroom, and $2,393 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in Denton, check out our monthly Denton Rent Report.

How can I find a cheap apartment in Denton?

You can find the lowest-priced apartments in Denton by using the cheap apartments filter.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in Denton?

You can use the pet-friendly filter to find Denton apartments that allow pets.

How much should I pay for rent in Denton?

The answer to this question depends on your household income and a couple of other factors. You can use our Rent Calculator to figure out how much you should spend on rent in Denton.

How can I find off-campus housing in Denton?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Denton. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include El Centro College, Dallas Theological Seminary, Southern Methodist University, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, and Richland College.