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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Dekalb, IL
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    1307 W. Lincoln Highway, Dekalb, IL 60115
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    807 Ridge Drive, Dekalb, IL 60115
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    807 W. Taylor St., Dekalb, IL 60115
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    1705 Longwood Dr., Sycamore, IL 60178
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    • $611
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    215 E. Duffy Rd., Waterman, IL 60556
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    241 Maple St, Paw Paw, IL 61353
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    250 S. Louis St., Plano, IL 60545
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Frequently Asked Questions

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

The price range of a 1 bedroom apartment is between $844 and $974. Search 1 bedroom apartments in Dekalb, IL.

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

The average Dekalb, IL 1 bedroom apartment size is 676 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Dekalb, 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 Dekalb, 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 Dekalb, IL.

Dekalb, IL Demographics

  • Total Population42,961
  • Female 21,209
    Male 21,752
  • Median Age25.1

In total, Dekalb, IL has 42,961 residents, 21,752 women and 21,209 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of Dekalb’s population is 25.1.

Average Rent in Dekalb, IL

  • Dekalb, IL Average Rental Price, July 2022 $959 /mo

The average rent for an apartment in Dekalb, IL is $959 per month.

Dekalb, IL Apartment Rent Ranges

Dekalb, IL Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Jul / 2022
Dekalb, IL $835 $842 $848 $853 $879 $871 $887 $919 $912 $959
National $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 Dekalb, IL is $959, whereas the average monthly rent in the U.S. is $1,628.

Dekalb, IL Households

  • Total Number of Households15,839
  • Family 7,804
    Non-family 8,035
  • Children 4,096
    No Children 11,743
  • Average People Per Household2.45
  • Median Household Income$44,223
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$988

Dekalb, IL has 15,839 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 7,804 family households and 8,035 non-family households in the city. 4,096 Dekalb households have children and 11,743 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in Dekalb, IL is 2.45. The median income in Dekalb is $44,223 per household per year, with $988 spent on housing monthly.

Dekalb, IL Education Statistics

4% of the Dekalb, IL population have no high school education, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 28% of the city’s residents went to high school, 22% completed some college, 13% of the population earned an Associate Degree, 21% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 11% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Dekalb, IL

Searching for great one bedroom apartments in Dekalb, IL? We are here to lend a helping hand and some useful information. You will find 7 apartments in Dekalb, IL, with prices starting from $517 going all the way up to $974. 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 $517 as possible, which is as cheap as it gets in Dekalb, 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 Dekalb, 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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