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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Elgin, IL
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Average rent in Elgin, IL

$1,409/mo Elgin, IL average rental price, January 2023
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The average rent for an apartment in Elgin, IL is $1,409 per month.

Elgin, IL apartment rent ranges

A share of 15% of apartments in Elgin, IL are in the lowest price range of $701-$1,000. Around 6% of rentals in this city are in the highest price range of > $2,000. Around 52% of Elgin’s apartments have monthly rents between $1,001-$1,500. There are 27% of apartments with rents between $1,501-$2,000.

Elgin, IL rent trends

Getting around in Elgin, IL

36 /100
25 /100
Some Transit
30 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 36, Transit Score®: 25, Bike Score®: 30

Frequently asked questions

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

The price range of a 1 bedroom apartment is between $1,410 and $2,581. Search 1 bedroom apartments in Elgin, IL.

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

There are 20 1 bedroom rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Elgin, IL were last updated on 30 Jan 2023.

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

The average Elgin, IL 1 bedroom apartment size is 541 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 RentCafe apartments for rent in Elgin, IL.

Elgin, IL demographics

In total, Elgin, IL has 112,062 residents, 55,390 women and 56,672 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of Elgin’s population is 34.9.

Elgin, IL households

  • 26,310 Family
    10,515 Non-family
  • 13,820 Children
    23,005 No Children
  • 36,825Total Number of Households
  • 2.99Average People Per Household
  • $72,999Median Household Income

Elgin, IL has 36,825 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 26,310 family households and 10,515 non-family households in the city. 13,820 Elgin households have children and 23,005 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in Elgin, IL is 2.99. The median income in Elgin is $72,999 per household per year, with $1,262 spent on housing monthly.

Elgin, IL education statistics

10% of the Elgin, IL population have no high school education, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 34% of the city’s residents went to high school, 26% completed some college, 8% of the population earned an Associate Degree, 15% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 8% earned a Graduate Degree.

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Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Elgin, IL

With a monthly rent as low as $503 and up to $6,904, 25 one bedroom apartments are available to rent in Elgin, IL. The average size for this type of apartment is 1,003 Sq.Ft., which is perfect for both singles and couples. For maximum efficiency in finding your future home, you should decide on the must-haves. Are you looking for an apartment in need of some TLC or are you interested in a one bedroom furnished apartment ready to move in? Do you want to go for a luxury extra large studio or do you prefer cheap one bedroom apartments? Regardless of your answer, we have you covered. Feel free to use our filters, sorting, saved searches and all the options created to help you manage your search and find your next apartment as soon as possible.

3-in-1 one bedroom apartment: cheap, practical, enjoyable

Since you’re here, chances are you are interested in single bedroom apartments for rent that won’t leave you broke. If you were to describe your definition of a great deal, we assume you’d summarize it as such: spend as little money as possible and get the most apartment out of it. We’re with you on this one! Affordable 1 bedroom apartments are not out of your reach: the lowest asking rent for such an apartment in Elgin, IL is $503. Yup, you’ve read that right. One bedroom apartments overtake studios in terms of square footage and they offer just enough space to fulfill your earnest need for privacy, for just a few extra dollars per month. If you prefer something smaller, one bedroom efficiency apartments are even cheaper and equally convenient. It is important that you find pleasure in your living space, so don’t focus just on the price, rather pick the apartment that measures up to your expectations and satisfies your aesthetic taste.

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