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Apartments for Rent in Near North Side, Chicago, IL - 134 Rentals available

  • Apartment
    905 N Orleans St., Chicago, IL 60610
    $2,080 - $4,050
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 1-3 Baths
    Available Today!
    (866) 602-9931
  • Apartment in Near North Side
    750 North Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60654
    $1,499 - $3,287
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Available Today!
    (844) 379-5811
  • Apartment in Near North Side
    300 W. Hill Street, Chicago, IL 60610
    See current rent specials
    $1,106 - $1,265
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Capilano Properties, LLC
    Available Today!
    (844) 379-6696
  • Apartment in Near North Side
    1130 N Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60610
    $1,566 - $2,250
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Available Today!
    (844) 441-9617
  • Apartment in Near North Side
    77 West Huron, Chicago, IL 60654
    $1,625 - $3,770
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 2.5 Baths
    L & B Realty Advisors, LLP
    Available Today!
    (877) 202-6217
  • Apartment in Near North Side
    805 North Lasalle Drive, Chicago, IL 60610
    $1,462 - $5,438
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Berkshire Communities
    Available Today!
    (844) 574-7372
  • Apartment
    8 East Huron, Chicago, IL 60611
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-3 Baths
    Available Today!
    (312) 818-3263
  • Apartment in Near North Side
    14 West Elm Street, Chicago, IL 60610
    $995 - $2,675
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Available Today!
    (844) 379-4695
  • Apartment in Near North Side
    800 N State Street, Chicago, IL 60610
    $1,695
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    (844) 329-8794
  • Apartment in Near North Side
    30 E. Huron St., Chicago, IL 60611
    • 1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
    Peak Properties, Inc.
    (773) 281-5252
  • Apartment in Near North Side
    33 W. Delaware Pl., Chicago, IL 60610
    • 1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
    Peak Properties, Inc.
    (773) 281-5252
  • Apartment in Near North Side
    440 N. Wabash Ave., Chicago, IL 60611
    • 1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
    Peak Properties, Inc.
    (773) 281-5252
  • Condo in Near North Side
    30 East Huron, Chicago, IL 60611
    • Studio
    • 1 Bath
    (312) 951-9000
  • Apartment in Near North Side
    116 W Chestnut Street, Chicago, IL 60610
  • Apartment
    660 - 678 N. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60654
    $957 - $1,563
    • Studio-1 Bed

Renters’ Guide to Near North, IL

The neighborhood of Near North is one of 77 community areas of Chicago, Illinois, and is on the north side of the city. It is one of four areas that are considered downtown Chicago, and is bordered by The Loop to the south, River North and Cabrini Green to the west, Old Town Chicago to the north and Lake Michigan to the East. The Near North area is also the second largest community area of Chicago in terms of total area, has the largest number of skyscrapers, and the biggest population.

Near North Side, Chicago, IL Demographics

  • Total Population10,930
  • Female 4,959
    Male 5,971
  • Median Age33.1

Cost of Living in Near North

There are plenty of options for public transportation in Near North, as residents have multiple bus lines and rail lines, and all of them connect to downtown. The average cost for a one-way pass in Near North is $2.25.

Dinner for two at a typical restaurant in the Near North neighborhood costs between $45 and $80, while the average meal costs about $60. Average utility costs in Near North are also very reasonable, as residents pay around $130 a month for basic utilities.

Average Rent in Near North Side, Chicago, IL

  • Near North Side, Chicago, IL Average Rental Price, January, 2018$2,120/mo
  • Studio$1,551
  • 1 Bedroom$2,146
  • 2 Bedrooms$3,264
  • Studio$1,233
  • 1 Bedroom$1,745
  • 2 Bedroom$2,318

Near North Side, Chicago, IL Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $701-$1,0001%
  • $1,001-$1,50012%
  • $1,501-$2,00032%
  • > $2,00054%

Near North Side, Chicago, IL Rent Trends

Average Rent All rentals Studio 1 Bed 2 Beds 3 Beds
January, 2018 $2,120 $1,551 $2,146 $3,264
Jan / 2017 $1,958 $1,499 $1,998 $3,165
Sept / 2016 $1,990 $1,531 $2,065 $3,201
May / 2016 $2,044 $1,553 $2,102 $3,301
Jan / 2016 $1,978 $1,501 $2,018 $3,001
Sept / 2015 $1,942 $1,472 $1,988 $3,064
May / 2015 $1,986 $1,495 $2,049 $3,102
Jan / 2015 $1,874 $1,439 $1,920 $2,911
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Average rent is projected to grow by 3% in 2017 compared to 2016.

Please note that projected rent growth is calculated at city level.

Average rent values on this page are aggregated from data from the following zip codes: 606106061160654

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Living in Near North, Chicago

There are many pros to living in Near North, including a wide variety of cultural activities. Just within the immediate area there are multiple museums, theaters, and art galleries.

One of the few cons to living in Near North is how busy the city is, although many also enjoy the hustle and bustle of being so close to the downtown area.

Things to do in Near North

There are plenty of fun things to do in Near North, whether it’s visiting the theater, a museum, or a live sporting event.  Shoppers will thoroughly enjoy themselves here, as there is certainly no shortage of places to shop in Near North. One of the most popular spots is the Shops at Northbridge, an artsy area with some of the Lakeview East’s best shopping, dining, and entertainment options. For those looking for something to do with kids in Near North, the Chicago Children’s Museum is a great place to visit, as is the Loyola University Museum of Art. There’s plenty for sports fans in Near North as well, and the area has a team in every major professional sport. Within Chicago, residents can see the Chicago Bulls (NBA), Chicago Bears (NFL), Chicago Fire (MLS), Chicago White Sox (MLB), and the Chicago Cubs (MLB).

Employment and Economy

The unemployment rate is fairly high (5.9%) in the metro Chicago area, although there are plenty of major employers in the Near North area. Some of the most notable employers in Near North include the Wrigley Company, the Tribune Company, Etihad & Qatar Airways, and the Chicago office of Google.

Near North Side, Chicago, IL Households

  • Total Number of Households6,817
  • Family 1,898
    Non-family 4,919
  • Children 486
    No Children 6,332
  • Average People Per Household1.57
  • Median Household Income$87,280
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,859

Education in Near North

Education in Chicago’s Near North neighborhood is served by the Chicago Public School District. Notable schools in the area include Payton College Preparatory High School, Ogden School and Salazar Elementary Bilingual Center. There are also many options for higher education in Near North, including the Northwestern University School of Law, Loyola University Chicago, and Kendall College.

Near North Side, Chicago, IL Education Statistics

  • No High School1%
  • Some High School7%
  • Some College13%
  • Associate Degree3%
  • Bachelor Degree43%
  • Graduate Degree33%

Tips for Renting in Near North

The rights of renters in Near North are governed by Illinois state law and are relatively straightforward. When it comes to tenant security deposits, Illinois is a bit strict, as state law requires landlords to keep security deposits in an FDIC insured account at a bank. And whenever the deposit is returned, any interest accrued is owed to the tenant. Illinois state law also stipulates that landlords must give tenants 48 hours’ notice before entering the property.

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