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Apartments for rent in Abilene, TX

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See what Abilene, TX has to offer.

What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Abilene

Close to interstate for travel across town. Hospital is nearby. Close to bus stops.Grocery stores nearby, within walking distance. Feel fairly safe walking in neighborhood.

I like the fact that there's a a grocery story only a couple blocks away, easily walkable in good weather. I like that there is a park nearby even if I'd probably take a car there because of the busy road.

What makes it most unique is the age of the neighborhood. Older homes with character not cookie cutter. University is close by.

There are a church on every block. Food, bar, two grocery stores within walking distance. It is nice to have a police station so close as well.

Who Lives Here

Abilene Demographics

Education

High School

46%

Associate's

32%

Bachelor's

15%

Master's

6%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

45%

3 people

22%

4 people

19%

5 people

10%

6+ people

6%

Household Income

0-50k

50%

50-100k

31%

100-150k

12%

150-200k

4%

200k+

3%

Age

0-10

13%

10-20

14%

20-45

40%

45-65

20%

65+

13%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Abilene?

Percentage: 4/54/5

Renters gave this area a 4 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Mar '24$815$775$995$1795
Feb '24$815$750$995$1795
Jan '24$818$695$899$1500
Dec '23$820$795$995$1425
Nov '23$820$775$1053$1295
Oct '23$820$760$1047$1395
Sep '23$746$689$950$1395
Aug '23$673$695$995$1395
Jul '23$600$710$952$1495
Jun '23$700$750$850$1400
May '23$700$727$825$1500
Apr '23$725$722$925$1595
Mar '23$750$697$995$1795

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Abilene

Abilene Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

52%

15-30 Mins

40%

30-40 Mins

4%

40-60 Mins

2%

60+ Mins

3%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 3434

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 14 of 16 renters

Has Sidewalks

No

Say 12 of 16 renters

Percentage: 4040

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

No

Say 9 of 16 renters

Top Scores: Restaurant, Coffee, Parks

Things To Do In Abilene

Top Score

Restaurants

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cooking skills not required in Abilene.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. Significantly more restaurants than average
  3. 13% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Abilene is espresso-ing itself in all the right ways.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 76% more coffee shops than average
  3. 7% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Parks

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Abilene is prime for park lovers.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 91% more parks than average
  3. 14% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

A strong score for fitness in Abilene.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. Significantly more gyms than average
  3. 28% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Abilene is a masterpiece for fine art lovers.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. Significantly more fine art centers than average
  3. 35% more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Happy hour starts at six around here.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 19% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 66% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

More of a gem than germ, this Abilene is not too bad for medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. Significantly more medical facilities than average
  3. 40% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The shopping scene here is a size medium.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. Significantly more shops than average
  3. 29% more shops than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The road is less traveled for filling the tank up in Abilene.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. Significantly more gas stations than average
  3. 77% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 42% more grocery stores than average
  3. 46% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Abilene could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. Significantly more pet facilities than average
  3. 13% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Abilene Features

Busy Streets

No

Say 14 of 16 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 14 of 16 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 13 of 16 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 12 of 16 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 12 of 16 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 12 of 16 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 12 of 16 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 11 of 16 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 9 of 16 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 9 of 16 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 8 of 16 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

Yes

Say 8 of 16 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 9 of 16 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 10 of 16 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 11 of 16 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 12 of 16 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 12 of 16 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 13 of 16 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 15 of 16 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 15 of 16 renters

Abilene Education

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Abilene

Information provided by GreatSchools. To verify school enrollment eligibility, contact the school district directly.

What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Abilene, TX

Everything to Know about finding apartments for rent in Abilene, TX

As you and your family look for places to settle in the south, the Abilene area should be high on your list. The vast suburban spread is a beautiful Texas town, renowned for its gentility and congenial natives. While you are only a short drive on the nearby Interstate 20 from any of the state's booming urban locales, your new neighborhood affords you an uncongested environment that's ideal for raising a budding family. It’s worth it to look at apartments for rent in Abilene.

If you and your little ones are of a spiritual persuasion, they'll have perfect educational opportunities at the nearby Abilene Christian School. There, your kids will foster essential intellectual skills under the tutelage of qualified professionals. Best of all, the Abilene Schools are just a short drive away from your Abilene apartment.

For any of your retail needs, whether its tools for minor renovations, groceries, holiday gifts or clothing, you can head to the Walmart Supercenter, which is situated right off the highway.

If any of your family is thinking about making the trip down to visit you and your clan, there are myriad hotels such as the Quality Inn and the Holiday Inn, in proximity to your new Abilene apartment for rent, each of which have affordable room prices and offer guests all of the necessary accommodations.

Your new neighborhood also maintains an academic exuberance, which comes from the nearby Hardin-Simmons University. The scholastic hub doesn't just have to be a piece of the landscape you pass while travelling down North 18th Street, it can be the key to a bright and bountiful future. Hardin-Simmons offers plenty of programs, ranging from economics to computer science to English. With the school's motto, "An education enlightened by faith," you know that your fellow students share your spiritual proclivities.

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