138 Apartments under 1300 for rent in Sugar Land, TX

Last updated November 21 at 2:43am UTC
Advenir at Woodbridge Reserve
15000 W Airport Blvd
Sugar Land, TX
Updated November 21 at 2:12am UTC
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November 2017 Sugar Land Rent Report

Welcome to the November 2017 Sugar Land Rent Report. Sugar Land rents declined over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Sugar Land rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

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November 2017 Sugar Land Rent Report

Welcome to the November 2017 Sugar Land Rent Report. Sugar Land rents declined over the past month. In this report, we'll evaluate trends in the Sugar Land rental market, including comparisons to cities throughout the metro, state, and nation.

Sugar Land rents declined over the past month

Sugar Land rents have declined 0.9% over the past month, but in comparison to the same time last year. Currently, median rents in Sugar Land stand at $1,290 for a one-bedroom apartment and $1,580 for a two-bedroom. Sugar Land's year-over-year rent growth lags the state average of 2.0%, as well as the national average of 2.7%.

Rents rising across the Houston Metro

While rents have remained steady in the city of Sugar Land throughout the past year, cities across the metro have seen a different trend. Rents have risen in 6 of of the largest 10 cities in the Houston metro for which we have data. Here's a look at how rents compare across some of the largest cities in the metro.

  • Sugar Land has seen rents fall by 0.9% over the past month, the biggest drop in the metro. It's also the most expensive city in the Houston metro with a two-bedroom median of $1,580.
  • Galveston has seen the fastest rent growth in the metro, with a year-over-year increase of 7.5%. The median two-bedroom there costs $1,130, while one-bedrooms go for $920.
  • Pasadena has the least expensive rents in the Houston metro, with a two-bedroom median of $980; rents were up 0.7% over the past month but fell 0.3% over the past year.

Many large cities nationwide show more affordable rents compared to Sugar Land

Rent growth in Sugar Land has been relatively stable over the past year - some other large cities have seen more substantial increases; in contrast, rents in a few cities have actually declined. Compared to most large cities across the country, Sugar Land is less affordable for renters.

  • Other cities across the state have seen rents moderately increase, with Texas as a whole logging rent growth of 2.0% over the past year. For example, rents have grown by 2.6% in Dallas, 1.8% in San Antonio, and 0.9% in Austin.
  • Sugar Land's median two-bedroom rent of $1,580 is above the national average of $1,160. Nationwide, rents have grown by 2.7% over the past year compared to the stagnant growth in Sugar Land.
  • While rents in Sugar Land remained moderately stable this year, similar cities saw increases, including Seattle (+4.2%), Phoenix (+4.1%), and Los Angeles (+3.9%); note that median 2BR rents in these cities go for $1,690, $1,020, and $1,730 respectively.
  • Renters will generally find more expensive prices in Sugar Land than most large cities. For example, Memphis has a median 2BR rent of $820, where Sugar Land is nearly twice that price.

For more information check out our national report. You can also access our full data for cities and counties across the U.S. at this link.
City Median 1BR price Median 2BR price M/M price change Y/Y price change
Houston $820 $1,010 1.2% 0.0%
Pasadena $800 $980 0.7% -0.3%
Pearland $1,080 $1,320 -0.3% 0.1%
League City $1,220 $1,490 1.3% 2.6%
Sugar Land $1,290 $1,580 -0.9% 0.2%
Baytown $850 $1,040 -0.0% 5.4%
Conroe $860 $1,050 0.6% -1.2%
Spring $1,090 $1,340 0.8% -1.1%
Galveston $920 $1,130 0.4% 7.5%
Stafford $980 $1,200 2.1% -0.5%
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Methodology - Recent Updates:

Data from private listing sites, including our own, tends to skew toward luxury apartments, which introduces sample bias when estimates are calculated directly from these listings. To address these limitations, we’ve recently made major updates to our methodology, which we believe have greatly improved the accuracy and reliability of our estimates.

Read more about our new methodology below, or see a more detailed post here.


Apartment List is committed to making our rent estimates the best and most accurate available. To do this, we start with reliable median rent statistics from the Census Bureau, then extrapolate them forward to the current month using a growth rate calculated from our listing data. In doing so, we use a same-unit analysis similar to Case-Shiller’s approach, comparing only units that are available across both time periods to provide an accurate picture of rent growth in cities across the country.

Our approach corrects for the sample bias inherent in other private sources, producing results that are much closer to statistics published by the Census Bureau and HUD. Our methodology also allows us to construct a picture of rent growth over an extended period of time, with estimates that are updated each month.

Read more about our methodology here.

About Rent Reports:

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We are continuously working to improve our methodology and data, with the goal of providing renters with the information that they need to make the best decisions.