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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Chicago, IL
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    2625 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60614
    7 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,375+
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    816-26 E. 49Th Street, Chicago, IL 60615
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $975
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    6800 S. Dorchester Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • $900
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    5606-24 S. Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637
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    7526-36 S Colfac Ave, Chicago, IL 60649
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    2851 S. King Drive, Chicago, IL 60616
    52 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,283+
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    88 East Wacker Place, Chicago, IL 60601
    46 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,703
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    14 W. Superior St., Chicago, IL 60654
    45 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,865+
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    918 Winona St, Chicago, IL 60640
    35 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $850+
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    360 West Hubbard Street, Chicago, IL 60654
    31 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,517+
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    1140 N. Wells Street, Chicago, IL 60610
    31 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,720+
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    545 N. Mcclurg Ct, Chicago, IL 60611
    28 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,610+
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    801 South Financial Place, Chicago, IL 60605
    27 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,340+
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    205 S Peoria St, Chicago, IL 60607
    22 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,401+
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    5815 N. Sheridan Rd., Chicago, IL 60660
    22 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,422+
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    3170 North Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60657
    20 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,976+
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    182 W. Lake Street, Chicago, IL 60601
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    855 W. Madison St, Chicago, IL 60607
    17 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,694+
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    343 West Schiller Street, Chicago, IL 60610
    17 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,895
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    233 East Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601
    16 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,854+
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    633 W North Avenue, Chicago, IL 60610
    15 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,780+
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    845 North State Street, Chicago, IL 60610
    15 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,799+
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    445 East Ohio Street, Chicago, IL 60611
    15 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,750+
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    1215 E. Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago, IL 60615
    13 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,120+
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    1140 N. Wells Street, Chicago, IL 60610
    13 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,720+
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    330 S Wells St, Chicago, IL 60606
    13 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,005+
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    637 N Wells, Chicago, IL 60654
    13 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,372+
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    833 North Clark, Chicago, IL 60610
    13 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,734+
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    420 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL 60657
    12 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,094+
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    5110 S. Kenwood Ave., Chicago, IL 60615
    12 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,175+
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    210 N. Wells, Chicago, IL 60601
    12 Units available
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    • $2,405
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    5240 N. Sheridan Rd., Chicago, IL 60640
    12 Units available
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    • $1,275+
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    1 East Delaware Place, Chicago, IL 60611
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    225 N. Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL 60601
    11 Units available
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    • $2,669+
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    400 N. Mcclurg Court, Chicago, IL 60611
    11 Units available
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    • $2,597+
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    1333 S Wabash, Chicago, IL 60605
    11 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,548+
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    1220 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60607
    11 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,318
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    869 W. Buena Ave., Chicago, IL 60613
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,812+
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    805 North Lasalle Drive, Chicago, IL 60610
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,954+
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    520 North Kingsbury Street, Chicago, IL 60654
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $3,072+
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    222 W. Erie Street, Chicago, IL 60654
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,405+
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    180 N Ada St, Chicago, IL 60607
    9 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,508+
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    5500 S. Shore Dr., Chicago, IL 60637
    9 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,476+
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    504 North Green Street, Chicago, IL 60642
    9 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,235+
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    455 E. Waterside, Chicago, IL 60601
    9 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,561+
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    715 E 81St St, Chicago, IL 60619
    9 Units available
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    2470 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60614
    8 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,828+
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    1001 South State Street, Chicago, IL 60605
    8 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,681+
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    1140 S Wabash, Chicago, IL 60605
    8 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $2,199+
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    2373 E. 70Th Street, Chicago, IL 60649
    8 Units available
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a 1 bedroom apartment in Chicago, IL?

The price range of a 1 bedroom apartment is between $600 and $9,738. Search 1 bedroom apartments in Chicago, IL.

How many 1 bedroom apartments for rent are available in Chicago, IL on RentCafe?

There are 2010 1 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Chicago, IL were last updated on 3 Jul 2022.

What is the average size of a 1 bedroom apartment in Chicago, IL?

The average Chicago, IL 1 bedroom apartment size is 341 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Chicago, IL?

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment comes with more living and storage space compared to a studio apartment.

What are the downsides of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Chicago, IL?

1 bedroom apartments are usually more expensive than studio apartments in terms of rent and utility costs. You might be interested in studio apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Chicago, IL.

Chicago, IL Demographics

  • Total Population2,699,347
  • Female 1,310,878
    Male 1,388,469
  • Median Age34.8

In total, Chicago, IL has 2,699,347 residents, 1,388,469 women and 1,310,878 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of Chicago’s population is 34.8.

Average Rent in Chicago, IL

  • Chicago, IL Average Rental Price, February 2022 $2,080 /mo

The average rent for an apartment in Chicago, IL is $2,080 per month.

Chicago, IL Apartment Rent Ranges

A share of 1% of apartments in Chicago, IL are in the lowest price range of $501-$700. Around 25% of rentals in this city are in the highest price range of $1,501-$2,000. Around 9% of Chicago’s apartments have monthly rents between $701-$1,000. There are 22% of apartments with rents between $1,001-$1,500.

Chicago, IL Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Feb / 2022
Chicago, IL $1,897 $1,910 $1,998 $1,950 $1,967 $1,918 $1,794 $1,862 $2,033 $2,091 $2,080
National $1,362 $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

The average rent for an apartment in Chicago, IL is $2,080, whereas the average monthly rent in the U.S. is $1,628.

Chicago, IL Households

  • Total Number of Households1,081,143
  • Family 565,754
    Non-family 515,389
  • Children 274,229
    No Children 806,914
  • Average People Per Household2.44
  • Median Household Income$62,097
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,282

Chicago, IL has 1,081,143 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 565,754 family households and 515,389 non-family households in the city. 274,229 Chicago households have children and 806,914 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in Chicago, IL is 2.44. The median income in Chicago is $62,097 per household per year, with $1,282 spent on housing monthly.

Chicago, IL Education Statistics

6% of the Chicago, IL population have no high school education, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 30% of the city’s residents went to high school, 20% completed some college, 5% of the population earned an Associate Degree, 23% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 15% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Chicago, IL

Searching for great one bedroom apartments in Chicago, IL? We are here to lend a helping hand and some useful information. You will find 11 apartments in Chicago, IL, with prices starting from $500 going all the way up to $1,200. Whether you are browsing for chic single bedroom apartments with a higher price-tag or a cheap one bedroom efficiency, we want to make sure that you find a fabulous apartment, regardless. You can rent beautiful, spacious 1 bedroom apartments if you can fork a higher monthly rent. But if your budget is on the low-low, you will need stellar searching skills to land a nice apartment. If that happens to be the case, don’t lose hope, just keep on reading.

Is it possible to find a nice cheap apartment?

Yes, it is. If you want to find a quality apartment in a great location, as close to $500 as possible, which is as cheap as it gets in Chicago, IL, keep in mind that this is kind of like bargain shopping for clothes. You have to look carefully, check often, and be quick, because there’s always a deal waiting to be discovered. Of the 7 listings in Chicago, IL that have units available for rent, many offer weekly or monthly specials and discounts. Unbelievably good deals come up all the time. Keep checking, get notified by using saved searches, be the first one to see it, act fast and apply for it right away. You are not the only one looking for cheap one bedroom apartments, so these deals disappear quickly. A great deal on a one bedroom furnished apartment can be gone in no time. In order to find that perfect, affordable 1 bedroom we suggest you order your search results by price and hit the refresh button often. If you’ve studied the market and did your homework, you will know when a bargain hits the market.

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