Brownsville, TX

Overview

Brownsville is located on the Gulf Coast at the southernmost tip of Texas, across the border from the Mexican city of Matamoros. Much of the local culture is influenced by the city’s proximity to the border, and popular events like the annual Charro Days Fiesta celebrate cultural exchange between Mexico and Texas. Several bike paths around the city make it easy for cyclists to traverse Brownsville safely. Minutes away from the beaches of South Padre Island, folks renting in Brownsville enjoy convenient access to the Gulf of Mexico for swimming, fishing, and generally enjoying the sunshine.

1 Neighborhoods in Brownsville, TX

  • Downtown Brownsville

    If you enjoy living in a historical downtown area, where the buildings are over 150 years old, you can find an apartment for rent in downtown Brownsville, which provides a home to the Jacob Brown Auditorium and the Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts. Two parades are held annually downtown: the Fourth of July Parade and the Winter Break Parade. The Latin Jazz Festival is another yearly event held here in the downtown area.

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