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1 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Elmhurst, IL
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    18W070 Royce Blvd, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
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    255 N. Addison Ave, Elmhurst, IL 60126
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    • $1,989+
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    1 Ovaltine Court, Villa Park, IL 60181
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    1131-1139 Center St., Bensenville, IL 60106
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    • $995
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    1049 S. Westmore-Meyers Rd, Lombard, IL 60148
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    18W070 Royce Blvd, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
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    101 South Main Street, Lombard, IL 60148
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    150 W St Charles Rd, Lombard, IL 60148
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    800 S. 5Th Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153
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    • $1,023
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    21W547 North Avenue, Lombard, IL 60148-1190
    5 Units available
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    • $900
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    2720 S. Highland Ave, Lombard, IL 60148
    13 Units available
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    • $1,657+
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    2760 South Highland Ave, Lombard, IL 60148
    4 Units available
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    • $1,900
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    1010 S 2Nd Ave, Maywood, IL 60153
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    • $1,100
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    5000 S 5Th Ave. Bldg 240, Hines, IL 60141
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    5000 S 5Th Ave. Bldg 240, Hines, IL 60141
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    • $414
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    411-419 Thatcher Ave., River Forest, IL 60305
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    2 Itasca Place, Itasca, IL 60143
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    4380 Central Ave., Western Springs, IL 60558
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    443 Sherwood Road, Lagrange Park, IL 60526
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    413 N. Main, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
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    37 Rockford Ave., Forest Park, IL 60130
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    • $1,079+
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    133 Rockford Ave., Forest Park, IL 60130
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    527-533 Des Plaines Ave & 7624-726 Wilcox St., Forest Park, IL 60130
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    • $1,075
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    516 Des Plaines Ave., Forest Park, IL 60130
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    • $1,199
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    241 Des Plaines Ave., Forest Park, IL 60130
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    • $1,215+
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    532 Des Plaines Ave, Forest Park, IL 60130
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Frequently Asked Questions

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

The average Elmhurst, IL 1 bedroom apartment size is 799 sq. ft.

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

Elmhurst, IL Demographics

  • Total Population46,571
  • Female 22,916
    Male 23,655
  • Median Age40.7

In total, Elmhurst, IL has 46,571 residents, 23,655 women and 22,916 men, per U.S. Census records. The median age of Elmhurst’s population is 40.7.

Average Rent in Elmhurst, IL

  • Elmhurst, IL Average Rental Price, April 2022 $1,797 /mo

The average rent for an apartment in Elmhurst, IL is $1,797 per month.

Elmhurst, IL Apartment Rent Ranges

A share of 12% of apartments in Elmhurst, IL are in the lowest price range of $701-$1,000. Around 33% of rentals in this city are in the highest price range of > $2,000. Around 16% of Elmhurst’s apartments have monthly rents between $1,001-$1,500. There are 39% of apartments with rents between $1,501-$2,000.

Elmhurst, IL Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Apr / 2022
Elmhurst, IL $1,416 $1,442 $1,603 $1,593 $1,581 $1,635 $1,650 $1,791 $1,757 $1,797
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 Elmhurst, IL is $1,797, whereas the average monthly rent in the U.S. is $1,628.

Elmhurst, IL Households

  • Total Number of Households16,808
  • Family 12,110
    Non-family 4,698
  • Children 6,009
    No Children 10,799
  • Average People Per Household2.7
  • Median Household Income$123,869
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,916

Elmhurst, IL has 16,808 households. According to the most recent Census data, there are 12,110 family households and 4,698 non-family households in the city. 6,009 Elmhurst households have children and 10,799 households do not. The average number of people living in a household in Elmhurst, IL is 2.7. The median income in Elmhurst is $123,869 per household per year, with $1,916 spent on housing monthly.

Elmhurst, IL Education Statistics

1% of the Elmhurst, IL population have no high school education, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 17% of the city’s residents went to high school, 20% completed some college, 6% of the population earned an Associate Degree, 32% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 24% earned a Graduate Degree.

Renting a 1 bedroom apartment in Elmhurst, IL

Searching for great one bedroom apartments in Elmhurst, IL? We are here to lend a helping hand and some useful information. You will find 50 apartments in Elmhurst, IL, with prices starting from $414 going all the way up to $3,078. 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 $414 as possible, which is as cheap as it gets in Elmhurst, 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 25 listings in Elmhurst, 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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