Apartments for rent in Baytown TX

7510 Decker Dr, Baytown, TX 77520 Beds: 1-3 Baths: 1-2 Nestled on lushly landscaped grounds in a wooded setting, the Piedmont Apartment…

3717 Emmett Hutto Blvd, Baytown, TX 77521  Beds: 1-3  Baths: 1-3 If you desire to live in one of the best spaces for…

Loaded with interior amenities, residents will have access to high speed Internet, large walk-in closets, garden tubs, and soaring ceilings

If you require a comfortable and convenient place in Baytown, then you have come to the right place.

305 W Baker Rd, Baytown, TX 77521 Beds: 1-3 Baths: 1-2 The Lakes at Madera is conveniently located in the heart of…

2800 W Baker Rd, Baytown, TX 77521 Beds: 1-3 Baths: 1-2 We realize you have a choice of options for rent in…

2100 W Baker Rd, Baytown, TX 77521 Beds: 1-3  Baths:  1-2 Advenir at the Preserve offers residents an opportunity to enjoy a…

Looking for apartments for rent in Baytown, TX

Baytown apartments have a whole host of recreational activities that anyone can enjoy. This town is located partly in Harris County and Chambers County. The population is roughly 66,430, and lies near interstate 10; which provides a direct route from the city to Downtown, Houston. Baytown is around 68 miles from Beaumont, TX and 124 miles from Lake Charles, LA.

The newest apartments for rent in Baytown are The Vice at Southwinds, Alta Baytown, and NinetyNine at Southwinds

Baytown was initially three different towns called Goose Creek, Pelly, and East Baytown. In 1947 all three decided to combine and the city was founded in 1948.  One of the largest industries is refining. Exxon-Mobil is one of the major employers in the area and operates around 10 plants. If you have a background in oil and gas you should be able to find work. Chevron Phillips is one of the larger employers in the area.

1988 brought about the grand opening of Houston Raceway Park.  This facility sits on 500 total acres on the eastern side of the Houston metropolitan area. It boasts a drag strip and a 3/8 oval dirt raceway. The total seating capacity of the track is around 30,000.

Recreation in Baytown, TX

From salt and freshwater fishing to golfing, to duck hunting there is much to do. Baytown Nature Center is a 400-acre preserve; such as wetlands, oak motts, and more.  There are literally 315 species of birds and a myriad of butterflies, mammals, and flowers to enjoy.

Evergreen Golf Course is just minutes away from the area and is full of history.  Near the course lies the famous Battle of San Jacinto which is the battle that brought the state of Texas its independence. This town also has plenty of parks, restaurants, and picnic areas.

Taking place annually, Baytown Trade days boasts arts and crafts, food trucks, plenty of local businesses and vendors, and live music.

Cheap Rental Rates in Baytown, TX

When searching for a place, the pricing will be dependent on the community in question. Pricing doesn’t really change based on the location of the community. It is more about the age of the property, square footage, amenities, and vacancy rates that are going to determine the rent. And rents are cheap here. You will be shocked at the low rates and just how affordable an apartment here is. You can find and secure cheap rentals in the low $500’s. And many will come will free cable too. There are also luxury units for rent. But these types of listings aren’t as prominent.

A large majority of apartments here are “Tax credit” or “Section 8” properties. These are usually reserved for people with low income. Get with one of the property managers who can better explain the fine print. Chances are if you make more income, that you won’t qualify for these.  The good news about renting here, there are plenty of great move-in specials and low deposits. Be prepared to pay quite a bit more for a furnished rental. Almost all accommodations here will be pet-friendly.

Apartments in Baytown TX are typically older. However, recently a few new complexes recently opened their door for leasing.

Features and Amenities in Baytown 

Many cheap apts offer renters spacious walk-in closets, ceiling fans, patios/balconies, and more. Many living spaces also boast state of the art fitness centers and some newer communities provide sparkling blue pools as well.

If you enjoy a wide selection of food, then this city east of Houston is for you. Cajun King has offered some authentic Cajun cooking and music for over 30 years. If you have an appetite for steaks, Rooster’s Steak House offers some great selections of fresh-cut steaks and hamburgers. Residents can visit nearby San Jacinto Mall for shopping interests.

Rental rates are extremely generous and provide comfort and convenience for all. Baytown has a rich history and many individuals are happy to call this city east of Houston home. If you are searching for all bills paid properties, there are plenty. Expect cheap rents and lower administration fees. There aren’t too many communities to choose from compared to larger metropolitan areas, so don’t worry too much about missing out on something better, because it probably doesn’t exist.

How an Apartment Locator Can Help

Our apartment locators in Houston are very familiar with the Baytown area. Get a list of properties with plenty of photos. We check on availability and help you compare prices and details.  Local agents are familiar with the majority of properties and floor plans. Be sure and check out our apartments in Deer Park!

Frequently Asked Questions 

What Middle Schools are near Baytown, TX

  • Gentry J High School
  • Highlands J High School
  • Cedar Bayou J High School
  • Horace Mann J High School
  • Baytown J High School

What High Schools are near Baytown, TX

  • Impact Early College High School
  • Goose Creek Memorial
  • Sterling High School
  • Lee High School