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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Elgin, IL
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    869 Jefferson Street, Elgin, IL 60120
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    34 Surrey Drive, Elgin, IL 60121
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    51 Surrey Drive, Elgin, IL, IL 60121
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    1900 Canterfield Parkway East, West Dundee, IL 60118
    12 Units available
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    • $1,321+
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    355 N La Fox Street, South Elgin, IL 60177
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,590+
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    2400 Millbrook Dr, Algonquin, IL 60102
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    • $1,709+
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    1820 Wessel Court, St. Charles, IL 60174
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    1690 Covington Ct., St. Charles, IL 60174
    2 Units available
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    • $1,661
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    390 Brittany Court, Geneva, IL 60134
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • $1,611+
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    2380 Glendale Terrace, Hanover Park, IL 60133
    9 Units available
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    • $1,125
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    2600 Prairie Winds Dr., St. Charles, IL 60174
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    • $2,269+
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    2260 Breezewood Terrace, Hanover Park, IL 60133
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Frequently Asked Questions

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

The average Elgin, IL 1 bedroom apartment size is 483 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Elgin, 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 Elgin, 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 RENTCafé apartments for rent in Elgin, IL.

Elgin, IL Demographics

  • Total Population112,653
  • Female 55,913
    Male 56,740
  • Median Age35

Average Rent in Elgin, IL

  • Elgin, IL Average Rental Price, January 2022 $1,400 /mo

Elgin, IL Apartment Rent Ranges

Elgin, IL Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Jan / 2022
Elgin, IL $1,080 $1,121 $1,102 $1,147 $1,248 $1,196 $1,282 $1,354 $1,400
National $1,344 $1,376 $1,384 $1,387 $1,379 $1,383 $1,393 $1,476 $1,572

Elgin, IL Households

  • Total Number of Households36,903
  • Family 26,542
    Non-family 10,361
  • Children 14,552
    No Children 22,351
  • Average People Per Household3
  • Median Household Income$69,041
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,247

Elgin, IL Education Statistics

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Elgin, IL

One bedroom apartments in Elgin, IL are typically 999 Sq.Ft. in size and the monthly rent is $2,000, on average. With 35 apartments listed for rent, it’s best to narrow down your choices before you begin your search. If you’re only interested in cheap one bedroom apartments, you can filter your search results by setting a maximum price. If you’re looking for a one bedroom furnished apartment, you can check the box "furnished" under amenities. There are many other options and filters you can apply to your search to streamline the process and find your next apartment faster and more efficient. Is a luxury rental more your style? If you sort your search results by rent descending, you will notice that the most expensive rental in Elgin, IL right now costs $4,906 per month. So many choices, so little time.

Your search for a cheap 1 bedroom apartment ends here

The city of Elgin, IL is a great place to call home. Among its many great qualities, it has a variety of rental housing options. One of the most popular choices for Elgin, IL's singles and couples are single bedroom apartments. They’re an upgrade from a studio in the sense that they offer more square footage, a separate bedroom, and more room to entertain. They’re also typically more expensive. But with a little diligence and some smart search tools, you can get around that problem. To find an affordable 1 bedroom, sort your search by price, ascending. The lowest priced apartment in Elgin, IL right now has an asking rent of $1,125. One bedroom efficiency apartments are a great choice as well. Though they may be smaller than a traditional one bedroom apartment, they’re definitely cheaper and you’ll still be able to enjoy the privacy of a separate bedroom.

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