Apartments for rent in Deer Park TX

500 W Pasadena Blvd, Deer Park, TX 77536 Beds: 1-3  Baths: 1-2 Villages at Parktown boasts expansive floor plans with one bedrooms…

401 W Pasadena Blvd, Deer Park, TX 77536  Beds: 1-3 Baths: 1-2 Living at this Deer Park community allows you to enjoy some…

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…

Looking for apartments for rent in Deer Park, TX

Deer Park apartments are located in southeast Texas which isn’t in the heart of Texas. The population of the city is just over 30,000 residents. Its growth is fueled by the petrochemical industry and well as the growth of businesses along the Houston Ship Channel. Deer Park is named after a privately owned deer that once lived in the area. But as you might expect, the deer have largely disappeared.

Although Deer Park is small, (just 33,000 residents) there is still plenty to do here, and has everything you need.  It’s only about a 20-minute drive from Houston, TX.

But before we dive into it, there is some exciting Texas history to discuss.  Deer Park is close to the location of the Battle of San Jacinto. If you didn’t go to Texas grade school then you wouldn’t know the significance. This battle is where Texas won its independence from Mexico.

Nearby Neighborhoods

Deer Park is also near Pasadena and La Porte.  Unfortunately, it isn’t the best place to locate cutting-edge luxury properties. If you’re looking for a nice and new, and contemporary property, you may want to look elsewhere.  Complexes do showcase a wide array of additional amenities that are conducive to a comfortable living style. Lounges that feature high-speed internet, gourmet coffee, and fitness centers are but a few amenities that have begun to spring up in newer apartment communities. Residents can expect extremely economically priced units. This means you won’t be paying anywhere close to rents that neighboring Houston commands.

Cheap Deer Park Rentals

If you are searching for cheap rentals, you have come to the right place. You should know that the apt homes will come in all shapes and sizes. Many of the properties for rent will have bad reviews. This is true of older listings. But you are certain to find floor-plans that make sense for you. There is good value here. Keep your eyes open for all bills-paid options. Most property should have laundry facilities on-site.

Finding Apartments and Condos

Deer Park is home to a lot of older rentals. What that means is that you can expect many less desirable management companies to oversee them. If you need any repairs, you might wait a little while longer.  Be sure to look for reviews for any complex you tour after you arrive home. But remember that all reviews are not legitimate.

It’s a great place to lease private houses.  Townhomes for rent are also going to be a popular option.  These latter types of rentals are perfect (and cheap) for those who desire a yard. Many pet owners also opt for a house.  It is very convenient not to have to worry about letting your dog out so he/she can take care of their business.  So be sure and keep your options open and your eyes peeled. You should know that Deer Park apartments are now charging pet rent, fees, and deposits.

Be sure to read over your lease contract in your new community. Usually, the owner will be responsible for all repairs. However, if you fail to report maintenance issues that cause additional damage, you might be responsible for those repairs.

But don’t worry, there are plenty of vacancies and options here. But you should have all your documents in order when you find a listing that you like. Here is what you usually will need. Proof of income, a method of payment for your deposit and application fee, and your personal information like your driver’s license and social security number.

Most of the larger complexes are owned by major corporations and more likely than not, they will check your complete background. However, if you choose a private space, chances are they probably will not. If you decide to go with that private place, be prepared to pay more upfront. They usually require a security deposit that is equal to the first month’s rent.

Weather in Deer Park, TX

The winters are going to be mild. You can wear shorts and short sleeves, Summers are going to be largely hot and humid. There is no way to get around it. You are going to have some shopping including the big brand stores and restaurants. If your searching for something a little fancier, you might just want to get on the freeway and head to the Galleria for more choices. If you are an avid golfer, try Battleground Golf Course.

Due to its proximity to the Houston Ship Channel, many corporations here revolve around refineries and large plants. Some of the notable employers include Shell, Lubrizol Specials Chemicals, and Dow Chemical Company.  This is the type of community where you should find work.

Deer Park Fun and Recreation 

This city can certainly provide you a great life. Totally Texas, one of the local annual events boasts live entertainment, a chili cook-off, talent contests, arts and crafts, and a car show. Dow Park is a nearby 40-acre park.

Bringing pets with you? Ella and Friends Dog park allows your dogs to play off the leash and has sections for both small and larger dogs and is open at night as well.

The closest shopping center, Deerbrook Mall is going to be a major destination for many residents. Complete with a food court, movie theater, and shopping, it is going to serve many of your needs.

Parks and recreation are plentiful and there are plenty of points of interest.

Why Choose Rentkidz

Not sure how what kind of property you can afford or neighborhood you want to move to? Our apartment locators in Houston are familiar with the income needed to assure your approval. A realtor also has access to har which can open up private listings.  There are plenty of other apartment listing sites that offer rows of properties. But did you know that in many cases, properties pay to list their apartment communities as high as possible on these sorts of listing sites? What’s best for them, may not be best for you.

Frequently Asked Questions 

What Elementary Schools are near Deer Park, TX

  • San Jacinto Elementary School
  • Deer Park Elementary School
  • Carpenter Elementary School
  • Jp Dabbs Elementary School

What Middle Schools are near Deer Park, TX

  • Deer Park J High School
  • Bonnette Jr High School

What High Schools are near Deer Park, TX

  • Deer Park High School – North Campus