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Apartments for rent in Houston: What will $1,900 get you?

8181 El Mundo St. |  Photo:Zumper
8181 El Mundo St. | Photo:Zumper

Curious just how far your dollar goes in Houston?

We've rounded up the latest places for rent via rental sites Zumper and Apartment Guide to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to finding affordable apartments in Houston if you've got a budget of up to $1,900/month.

Take a look at the listings, below. (Note: Prices and availability are subject to change.)

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1001 Texas St. (Downtown)

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Photo: Zumper

First, there's this one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment located at 1001 Texas St. It's listed for $1,804/month for its 1,106 square feet.

The building boasts a swimming pool, assigned parking and a gym. In the apartment, you can expect a balcony. Pet lovers are in luck: This rental is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. The rental doesn't require a leasing fee.

Per Walk Score ratings, this location is a "walker's paradise," is very bikeable and is a haven for transit riders.

(Take a gander at the complete listing here.)

909 Texas Ave. (Downtown)

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Here's a 1,106-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 909 Texas Ave. that's also going for $1,804/month.

In the apartment, expect to see a dishwasher, a walk-in closet and hardwood flooring. Amenities offered in the building include garage parking. Good news for animal lovers: This rental is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. Expect a broker's fee equal to one month's rent.

Walk Score indicates that this location is a "walker's paradise," is quite bikeable and has excellent transit.

(Take a look at the full listing here.)

16755 W. Lake Houston Parkway (Lake Houston)

Photo: Apartment Guide

Located at 16755 W. Lake Houston Parkway, here's a 1,376-square-foot three-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment that's listed for $1,810/month.

You can expect in-unit laundry, a dishwasher and a mix of hardwood floors and carpeting in the apartment. Amenities offered in the building include garage parking and secured entry. Good news for animal lovers: The rental is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly.

Walk Score indicates that the area around this address is car-dependent, isn't particularly bikeable and offers limited transit options.

(See the complete listing here.)

8181 El Mundo St. (Astrodome Area)

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Finally, there's this two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment over at 8181 El Mundo St. It's listed for $1,814/month for its 1,192 square feet.

Expect to see a dishwasher and in-unit laundry in the apartment. Building amenities include garage parking and a swimming pool. Pet owners, take heed: This property is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. There isn't a leasing fee associated with this rental.

According to Walk Score's assessment, this location isn't very walkable, has minimal bike infrastructure and has a few nearby public transportation options.

(Check out the complete listing here.)

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