Rent an apartment in Katy Texas and you will live just 29 miles west of Houston heading along I-10, not far from George Bush Park and Cross Creek Ranch. Your commute into Houston will be about 35 minutes. There are several regional airports within a few miles of the city.
While most residents of Katy apartment may commute to Houston for work, Conoco/Phillips on Dairy Ashford Rd. and Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital east of the city off I-10 are two of the larger employers in the city.
For shopping, check out Katy Mills off Kingsland Blvd. It is the largest outlet shopping destination in South Texas. There are several movie theatres here as well as a few museums such as the Heritage Museum on George Bush Drive showing the cities agricultural and pioneering history. The Rice Harvest Festival is an annual event with live entertainment, craft and food booths and carnival rides in the downtown area on Cinco Ranch Blvd.
You can find several Katy apartments north of Park Row Drive where there it is easy to get on I-10 near a Wal-Mart and Khols. There is also a large selection by Kingsland Blvd near the Taylor high school.
Average Rent in Katy, TX
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