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3 Bedroom Apartments for Rent in Dekalb, IL
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    1307 W. Lincoln Highway, Dekalb, IL 60115
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,185
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    1300 Eco Park Dr. 8, Dekalb, IL 60115
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    2211 Eve’S Circle West, Dekalb, IL 60115
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    807 Ridge Drive, Dekalb, IL 60115
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,099+
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    230 Mcmillan Court, Cortland, IL 60112
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,301
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Are you looking to upgrade to a larger apartment? Are there certain requirements that you and your family need to be able to find the perfect apartment? Browse 3 bedroom apartments near you on RENTCafé to find the one that fits your family. Filter by size, price, and amenities both inside and outside the apartment, and check reviews by verified residents, to make sure you are choosing the apartment that is perfect for you and your family.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a 3 bedroom apartment in Dekalb, IL?

The price range of a 3 bedroom apartment is between $1,099 and $1,274. Search 3 bedroom apartments in Dekalb, IL.

What is the average size of a 3 bedroom apartment in Dekalb, IL?

The average Dekalb, IL 3 bedroom apartment size is 1,058 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Dekalb, IL?

Renting a 3 bedroom apartment offers extra space compared to a 2 bedroom apartment, suited for a family or for sharing it with someone else.

What are the downsides of renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Dekalb, IL?

A 3 bedroom apartment is more expensive than smaller units and it usually comes with higher utility costs. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments or 2 bedroom apartments, or browse all RENTCafé apartments for rent in Dekalb, IL.

Dekalb, IL Demographics

  • Total Population42,908
  • Female 21,144
    Male 21,764
  • Median Age25

Average Rent in Dekalb, IL

  • Dekalb, IL Average Rental Price, December 2021 $912 /mo

Dekalb, IL Apartment Rent Ranges

Dekalb, IL Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Dec / 2021
Dekalb, IL $830 $835 $842 $848 $853 $879 $871 $887 $919 $912
National $1,340 $1,344 $1,376 $1,384 $1,387 $1,379 $1,383 $1,393 $1,476 $1,572

Dekalb, IL Households

  • Total Number of Households15,499
  • Family 7,791
    Non-family 7,708
  • Children 4,164
    No Children 11,335
  • Average People Per Household2.5
  • Median Household Income$45,020
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$973

Dekalb, IL Education Statistics

Renting a 3 bedroom apartment in Dekalb, IL

Upgrading to a 3 bedroom apartment can have its pros and cons. Most renters who are looking for a three bedroom rental is because they need extra space for a home office, or for a child. This size apartment is also practical to share with roommates as it actually saves money on rent when 3 or 4 people get together to rent a 3 bedroom unit. They are very spacious, averaging around 930 Sq.Ft.. Or you can get even more space if you select “3+” beds in the top menu. The only down side is that they cost more. In Dekalb, IL, rents on 3 bedroom apartments go up to $2,000. 5 rental properties offer 3 bedroom units in Dekalb, IL to choose from. You are more likely to find 3 bedroom apartments in primarily residential neighborhoods, away from business districts and urban cores.

Tips on finding a cheap 3 bedroom apartment in Dekalb, IL

For most renters, the cost of rent is the major pain point. The larger the apartment, the more money comes out of their pocket. For that reason, cheap 3 bedroom apartments are in high demand and hard to come by. Though rent prices can go as low as $1,099 in Dekalb, IL, the market is still tight. But with a little diligence and some handy search tools, you will find an affordable apartment. Try an area that’s further away from the main city attractions, or try an older building that may have cheaper apartments and a ton of charm. Try searching in more affordable neighborhoods, like DeKalb City or another nearby. Sometimes lower-priced residential areas have diversity and ethnic authenticity that lend them a lot of character and color.

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