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Waco Apartments
Last updated April 23 2024 at 1:29 AM

Waco, TX
101 Apartments for Rent

Waco Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 139,236
Population Density: 1,567 people/sq mile
Median Age: 30
Percentage of Family Households: 53%
Median Annual Income: $49,952 / year
Median Rent: $1,014 / month

What locals are saying

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Waco Demographics


How diverse is Waco?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Waco is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Waco are White (45.3%), Hispanic Or Latino (29.3%), Black Or African American (20.8%), Two Or More (3%), Asian (1.4%), Other (0.2%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Waco residents?

The median age in Waco is 30 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

How diverse is Waco?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Waco is higher than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Waco are White (45.3%), Hispanic Or Latino (29.3%), Black Or African American (20.8%), Two Or More (3%), Asian (1.4%), Other (0.2%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Waco residents?

The median age in Waco is 30 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

Waco Crime


Overall Crime

High
Overall crime in Waco is high in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

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

Property Crime

High
The level of property crime in Waco is high compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Waco


Elementary Schools

7 /10
Bell's Hill Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
754 Students
3 Reviews
754
Students
3 Reviews
6 /10
Provident Heights Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
386 Students
2 Reviews
386
Students
2 Reviews
6 /10
China Spring Intermediate School
Public
4-6
Public
4-6
638 Students
1 Reviews
638
Students
1 Reviews

Middle Schools

9 /10
Woodgate Intermediate School
Public
5-6
Public
5-6
636 Students
19 Reviews
636
Students
19 Reviews
5 /10
China Spring Middle School
Public
7-8
Public
7-8
427 Students
3 Reviews
427
Students
3 Reviews
5 /10
Tennyson Middle School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
930 Students
6 Reviews
930
Students
6 Reviews

High Schools

8 /10
Midway High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
2,449 Students
8 Reviews
2,449
Students
8 Reviews
7 /10
China Spring High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
810 Students
5 Reviews
810
Students
5 Reviews
6 /10
Paul And Jane Meyer Public High School
Charter
9-12
Charter
9-12
162 Students
2 Reviews
162
Students
2 Reviews

What Renters Say about Waco


Apartment List has released the results for Waco 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.
64%
Parks and Outdoor Activities
61%
Commute Time
59%
Pet Friendliness
48%
Jobs and Career Opportunities
45%
Weather
45%
Affordability
36%
State and Local Taxes
31%
Safety and Crime Rate
30%
Social Life
29%
Quality of Schools
23%
Public Transit
23%
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Average rent in Waco, Texas

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Waco is $1,453, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $1,505. Rent rates updated 5 days ago
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Find an apartment for rent in Waco, TX


Searching for an apartment for rent in Waco, TX? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 101 available rental units listed on Apartment List in Waco. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in Waco is $1,322 for a studio, $1,453 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $1,505 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 Waco 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 Waco, TX apartment rental! After all, everyone deserves a home they love.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Waco?

In Waco, the average rent is $1,322 for a studio, $1,453 for a 1-bedroom, $1,505 for a 2-bedroom, and $1,698 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in Waco, check out our monthly Waco Rent Report.

How can I find a cheap apartment in Waco?

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

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

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

How much should I pay for rent in Waco?

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 Waco.

How can I find off-campus housing in Waco?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Waco. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Southwestern University, Southwestern Assemblies of God University, Temple College, Baylor University, and McLennan Community College.