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Richardson Apartments
Last updated April 23 2024 at 8:38 AM

Richardson, TX
299 Apartments for Rent

Richardson Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 121,323
Population Density: 4,247.3 people/sq mile
Median Age: 36
Percentage of Family Households: 64%
Median Annual Income: $85,580 / year
Median Rent: $1,523 / month

What locals are saying

Howdy, Tex! Rumor along the trail is you’re on the prowl for the perfect apartment in Richardson, deep in the heart of Texas. Good call! Situated in the cozy north Dallas suburbs, Richardson is one of the Lone Star State’s most affordable communities. Sound like a good fit for you and yours? Of course it does! Luckily, you’ve come to the right place to score your dream dwellings. Just take a moment to peruse the following Qs and As and we guarantee you’ll be living the high life in Richardson in no time.

Richardson is most recognizable as the home of the “Telecom Corridor,” a vast business center where more than 5,000 companies including many of the world’s biggest technology giants are headquartered

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Richardson Demographics


How diverse is Richardson?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Richardson is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Richardson are White (52.5%), Hispanic Or Latino (20.3%), Asian (14.3%), Black Or African American (9.7%), Two Or More (3%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.1%), Other (0%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Richardson residents?

The median age in Richardson is 36 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

How diverse is Richardson?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Richardson is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Richardson are White (52.5%), Hispanic Or Latino (20.3%), Asian (14.3%), Black Or African American (9.7%), Two Or More (3%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0.1%), Other (0%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Richardson residents?

The median age in Richardson is 36 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

Richardson Crime


Overall Crime

Above Average
Overall crime in Richardson is above average in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

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

Property Crime

Above Average
The level of property crime in Richardson is above average compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Richardson


Elementary Schools

10 /10
Prairie Creek Elementary School
Public
PK-6
Public
PK-6
335 Students
7 Reviews
335
Students
7 Reviews
9 /10
Math/Science/Tech Magnet
Public
PK-6
Public
PK-6
616 Students
6 Reviews
616
Students
6 Reviews
8 /10
Canyon Creek Elementary School
Public
PK-6
Public
PK-6
296 Students
7 Reviews
296
Students
7 Reviews

Middle Schools

6 /10
Apollo J High School
Public
7-8
Public
7-8
650 Students
10 Reviews
650
Students
10 Reviews
5 /10
Richardson North Junior High School
Public
7-8
Public
7-8
632 Students
5 Reviews
632
Students
5 Reviews
5 /10
Richardson West J High School
Public
7-8
Public
7-8
711 Students
9 Reviews
711
Students
9 Reviews

High Schools

6 /10
Pearce High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
2,383 Students
11 Reviews
2,383
Students
11 Reviews
6 /10
Richardson High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
2,770 Students
6 Reviews
2,770
Students
6 Reviews
4 /10
Berkner High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
2,642 Students
5 Reviews
2,642
Students
5 Reviews

What Renters Say about Richardson


Apartment List has released the results for Richardson 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.
83%
Parks and Outdoor Activities
78%
Social Life
75%
Quality of Schools
74%
Jobs and Career Opportunities
74%
Public Transit
70%
Commute Time
59%
Weather
54%
Safety and Crime Rate
48%
State and Local Taxes
39%
Affordability
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Average rent in Richardson, Texas

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Richardson is $1,558, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $1,950. Rent rates updated 5 days ago
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Find an apartment for rent in Richardson, TX


Searching for an apartment for rent in Richardson, TX? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 299 available rental units listed on Apartment List in Richardson. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in Richardson is $1,166 for a studio, $1,558 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $1,950 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 Richardson 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 Richardson, TX apartment rental! After all, everyone deserves a home they love.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Richardson?

In Richardson, the average rent is $1,166 for a studio, $1,558 for a 1-bedroom, $1,950 for a 2-bedroom, and $2,270 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in Richardson, check out our monthly Richardson Rent Report.

How can I find a cheap apartment in Richardson?

You can filter cheap apartments in Richardson by price: under $1,000, under $1,100, under $900.

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

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

How much should I pay for rent in Richardson?

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 Richardson.

How can I find off-campus housing in Richardson?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Richardson. 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.