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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Chicago, IL - 2,288 Rentals available

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Chicago, IL Demographics

  • Total Population2,718,555
  • Female 1,320,499
    Male 1,398,056
  • Median Age34.3

Average Rent in Chicago, IL

  • Chicago, IL Average Rental Price, February 2020 $1,943 /mo

Chicago, IL Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$7001%
  • $701-$1,00010%
  • $1,001-$1,50024%
  • $1,501-$2,00024%
  • > $2,00039%

Chicago, IL Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2016 Mar / 2017 Jul / 2017 Nov / 2017 Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Feb / 2020
Chicago, IL $1,767 $1,765 $1,834 $1,811 $1,815 $1,896 $1,897 $1,910 $1,998 $1,950 $1,943
National $1,340 $1,337 $1,368 $1,371 $1,374 $1,408 $1,417 $1,422 $1,458 $1,466 $1,468

Chicago, IL Households

  • Total Number of Households1,056,118
  • Family 565,621
    Non-family 490,497
  • Children 283,978
    No Children 772,140
  • Average People Per Household2.52
  • Median Household Income$55,198
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,211

Chicago, IL Education Statistics

  • No High School7%
  • Some High School31%
  • Some College20%
  • Associate Degree5%
  • Bachelor Degree22%
  • Graduate Degree14%

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Chicago, IL

You’re searching for one bedroom apartments in Chicago, IL and wondering how to go about it to save time and money? Currently there are 2,235 apartments available for rent, from $831 to $14,080 with an average living space of 911 Sqft. Whether you’re searching for a one bedroom efficiency that offers the basics or a one bedroom furnished apartment for a bit more comfort, finding just the right apartment can be a little challenging. Now if you’re also on a budget, finding an affordable 1 bedroom that is better than just good enough, could be the struggle of the year. Plus, there are 1-bedroom apartments in low-rise buildings, or in high-rises, there are 1-bedroom apartments plus a den, or tiny 1 bedrooms with little wiggle room. There are brand new modern apartment buildings and landmark historic buildings. You certainly have a lot to consider.

Hunting Down the Cheap Ones

Remember the times when your mother was telling you that money doesn’t grow on trees? Now you’re browsing through our selection of single bedroom apartments and you suddenly realize: she was right. Again. As annoying as that may be, when you’re paying monthly rent with hard earned money, hunting down cheap one bedroom apartments suddenly makes sense. Use the search tools to sort rent prices in ascending order. Make sure to come back and check daily if there are new listings in Chicago, IL . If you find a good deal, act fast and apply instantly. Currently our cheapest apartments in the Chicago, IL start at $831. But there are many deals to be found in as many as 763 listings for rent. Tip: you can save your search and we will e-mail to you when new apartments and floor plans become available.

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