Life In Killeen, Texas
It’s Good to Call Killeen “Home”
Isbell Property Management opened its doors in 2009, and since our first phone call we have been learning what makes our neighborhoods outstanding. Deeply integrated in our growing community, we bring some of the best options for homes for rent in Killeen, Texas, right to your fingertips.
An old western town founded over 150 years ago, Killeen is home to Fort Hood, the largest US Army installation in the country. Our soldiers are deeply involved in our community and its history, and Texans love history. Other Killeen property management professionals can tell you facts about the city; we live to tell you stories about our home.
Trust Isbell Property Management professionals to not only find you the best home for rent in Killeen TX, that suits you and your family, but let us welcome you to our community as well.
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A Snapshot of Killeen
Killeen History and Growth
Killeen’s modest population of around 120,000 people reflects how it is a growing city that retains its small-town roots and charm. In 1882, Killeen, Texas was founded by the Santa Fe Railroad to serve as a shipping station for cotton and cattle; in came the cowboys and the charming western architecture. After Fort Hood was built and opened in the 1940s, our community expanded rapidly. the real estate market boomed. Houses and apartments were built to accommodate our military service members, and real estate agents and apartment management companies’ professionals have become leaders and welcoming faces for our community ever since.
For details on Killeen’s history and legacy, please visit: http://www.killeenchamber.com/
Education From Pre-K Through Graduate School
The Killeen Independent School District (ISD) and the Copperas Cove Independent School District (ISD) are the superb public school districts that serve our families, depending on the location of the apartment, house, or duplex for rent that the family chooses. In addition, there are a number of private and parochial schools for residents in our community. Over the last decades, test scores of Killeen and Copperas Cove ISDs students outperform students across the state.
Killeen ISD serves Killeen, Harker Heights, Fort Hood, Nolanville, and rural west Bell County with over 30 elementary schools, a dozen middle schools, four high schools, and five specialized campuses. Students of parents who choose a house or apartment for rent near Fort Hood will likely attend a school in Killeen ISD. Copperas Cove ISD serves Coyell County and some parts of Bell County. It was recognized by the Texas Education Agency in 2009, and is one of the main draws for families looking at our houses for rent a little farther away from Fort Hood.
After high school graduation, many students also take advantage of Central Texas College, located in Killeen, which offers classes to complete an associate degree and ongoing education courses. For bachelor’s degrees and graduate level education, students attend the new Texas A&M – Central Texas campus, which was formerly Tarleton State University. A mere 17 miles away from Killeen is the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, at a convenient commuting distance from many of the neighborhoods with a high-demand for a single-family house or a duplex for rent in Killeen TX.
Close to Major Texas Cities
Four of Texas’ largest and most thriving cities – Dallas, San Antonio, Houston, and Austin – are less than a four hours’ drive away, putting residents of Killeen access to Texas’ hottest nightlife, largest convention centers, most spectacular amusements, and most glorious beaches. The main campus of Texas A&M University is about 100 miles away, and Killeen is home to parents of many students who attend the university. Whether you’re looking for houses to rent in the heart of the city, or something closer to the highway so you can commute to a larger metro-area, trust Isbell Property Management to find the perfect house or apartment for rent in Killeen, for you and your family.
Diverse Texas Communities and Lifestyles
Isbell offers a selection of houses, duplexes, and both unfurnished and furnished apartments for rent close to whatever community you want to be a part of. Our city is home to churches and temples for over 20 religious denominations. Recreation is plentiful around Killeen, with more than 30 parks and 30 tennis courts, multiple public swimming pools, and a municipal golf course.
Many of our most popular 1 and 2 bedroom apartments for rent are located near the city’s hiking, biking, and riding trails. Of course, less than 20 minutes outside of town are all the outdoor activities available at Stillhouse Hollow Lake and Belton Lake, as well as multiple dude ranches and equestrian centers. Let our home and apartment locator professionals find you the right home near all that our community has to offer.
Welcome Home to Killeen
Welcome to Killeen, and welcome to our family.
As a veteran owned and operated, small family business, we are both proud to be a deep part of our community, as well as a welcoming force to newcomers. Isbell Property Management is made of a team who loves Killeen, loves our community, and loves our family.
We consider every homeowner who chooses one of our property managers to be a member of our family. We consider every person who chooses one of our apartments, duplexes, or houses for rent to be a member of our family.