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Apartments for Rent in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL
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    5137 N Broadway, Chicago, IL 60640
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    4611 N Broadway, Chicago, IL 60640
    Studio $1,550
    1 BED $2,250+
    2+ BEDS $3,060
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    4500 N. Sheridan Rd., Chicago, IL 60640
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    2 BEDS $2,000
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    4450 N. Sheridan, Chicago, IL 60640
    2 BEDS $2,500+
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    5050 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60640
    1 BED $1,429+
    2 BEDS $2,020+
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    4714 N. Sheridan Rd., Chicago, IL 60640
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    1 BED $1,895
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    4525 N Kenmore Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
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    1 BED $2,550+
    2+ BEDS $3,490
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    4750 N Winthrop Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
    Studio $1,520
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    4806 N Magnolia Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
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    1 BED $1,945+
    2 BEDS $2,495
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    4607 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60640
    2 BEDS $1,789+
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    4701-03 N. Malden St., Chicago, IL 60640
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    1261 W Argyle Street, Chicago, IL 60640
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    5009 North Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60640
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    1 BED $1,751+
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    4750 N. Clarendon Ave., Chicago, IL 60640
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    1 BED $1,325+
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    901 W Argyle St, Chicago, IL 60640
    1 BED $1,412+
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    4516-18 N Magnolia, Chicago, IL 60640
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    2 BEDS $2,500
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    948 W Sunnyside Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
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    4600 N Clarendon Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
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    1 BED $1,464+
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    1330 W Argyle Street, Chicago, IL 60640
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    1338 W Argyle Street, Chicago, IL 60640
    Studio $920+
    1 BED $1,212+
    2+ BEDS $1,941+
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    4600 N. Marine Dr., Chicago, IL 60640
    Studio $1,845+
    1 BED $2,417
    2 BEDS $3,441
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    901 W. Agatite Avenue, Chicago, IL 60640
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    4362-64 N. Kenmore Ave., Chicago, IL 60613
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    839 W Agatite Ave, Chicago, IL 60640
    1 BED $1,895+
    2 BEDS $2,600+
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    820 W. Agatite, Chicago, IL 60640
    1 BED $800+
    2 BEDS $1,050+
    3 BEDS $1,350+
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Average rent in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL

$1,497/mo Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent for an apartment in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL is around $1,497.

Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL apartment rent ranges

A share of 2% of apartments in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL have the cheapest rents between $501-$700. Around 27% of rentals are in the most expensive price range of $1,501-$2,000. Around 14% of Uptown Chicago’s apartments have monthly rents between $701-$1,000. There are 43% of apartments with rents between $1,001-$1,500.

Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL rent trends

Getting around in Uptown Chicago, IL

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Walk Score®: 95, Transit Score®: 79, Bike Score®: 94

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL last updated?

Prices and availability in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL were last updated on 2 Mar 2024.

What are the best apartments in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL?

The best apartments in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL are: 5137 N Broadway, Platform 4611 Chicago, 4500 - 4502 Sheridan Park Apartments, 4450 Sheridan Park Apartments and Uptown Regency - 5050 N Sheridan Rd.

What is the average rent in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL?

The average rent in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL is $1,497. Start your search for apartments in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL?

The price range for a studio apartment in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL is between $1,520 and $3,490. View all studio apartments in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL is between $1,427 and $3,000. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL is between $1,429 and $3,490. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL is between $1,550 and $3,490. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL.

What type of rental buildings are in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL?

In Uptown Chicago, 67% of the residents are renting compared to 33% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 36% of Uptown Chicago’s rentals, 62% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 1% are single-family rentals.

Renter's guide to Uptown, Chicago, IL

Uptown is just 8 miles north of downtown Chicago, and borders neighborhoods like Buena Park, Sheridan Park, Ravenswood, and Andersonville. Population-wise, it’s 5 times smaller than Chicago proper, and popular with professionals who work downtown. In the US, only Manhattan’s commercial business district is larger than Chicago’s, and Time Out magazine calls it the “Best City in the World”. Some of the top restaurants and educational institutions in the country are located in the city, as well as world-class entertainment and cultural opportunities. It’s also close to Lake Michigan and its numerous beaches, making it even more appealing.

Tips for renting in Uptown, Chicago, IL

One of the unique advantages of renting in Chicago is that it has landmark legislation that applies to renter’s rights. The Chicago Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance protects renters in Uptown. It clearly outlines the responsibilities of both landlords and tenants, such as what constitutes timely repairs, how much notification is necessary before a landlord can terminate a lease, and other issues.

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Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL demographics

  • 67,936Total Population
  • 32,418 Female
    35,518 Male
  • 37.5Median Age

In total, Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL has 67,936 residents, 32,418 women and 35,518 men, per U.S. Census recent estimates. Statistics show that the median age of Uptown Chicago’s population is 37.5.

Living in Uptown, Chicago, IL

Of course, living in Uptown means a quick trip into the city, which is especially important for commuters. Some of the advantages of living in Uptown include great views of the lake, as well as proximity to it. As for music lovers, they can rejoice because this neighborhood is close to numerous concert venues. One disadvantage of living in Uptown is that it has numerous nursing homes and drug rehabilitation centers.

Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL households

  • 12,007 Family
    24,514 Non-family
  • 4,419 Children
    32,102 No Children
  • 36,521Total Number of Households
  • 1.8Average People Per Household
  • $63,660Median Household Income

There is a total of 36,521 households in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL. Of these, 4,419 have children and 32,102 are without children. Per Census Bureau’s most current estimates, 12,007 family households and 24,514 non-family households live in this area. The size of a household in Uptown Chicago is 1.8 people, on average. The median household annual income in Uptown Chicago equals $63,660, and the monthly housing costs equal $1,372.

Things to do in Uptown, Chicago, IL

Uptown is a hub for entertainment. The Uptown Entertainment District features plenty of things to do, like catching a concert at venues like the Aragon Ballroom or the Riviera Theater. Another fun thing to do in Uptown is taking a ride on a Chicago Gangster tour, which shuttles visitors to the stomping grounds of infamous figures like Al Capone and John Dillinger. Lincoln Park is also located in Uptown, and features athletic fields, a dog park, skate park, and a golf course, as well as Montrose Beach. For a taste of Southeast Asia, head to Argyle Street for cuisine and culture.

Uptown, Chicago, IL employment & economy

Multinational companies like Chase Bank, United Airlines, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, and Morton Salt are headquartered in Chicago. Tech companies are increasingly locating to Chicago, as well, and that’s good news, given the city’s unemployment rate. Uptown residents have the advantage of a short commute to work if they’re lucky enough to work downtown.

Education in Uptown, Chicago, IL

Uptown’s schools are in the Chicago Public Schools system, many of which are featured in the U.S. News & World Report annual ranking of the best schools in the country. Uptown is home to several colleges: Harry S. Truman College, St. Augustine College, and American Islamic College.

Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL education statistics

According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, 4% of the population in Uptown Chicago, Chicago, IL have no high school education, 16% went to high-school, and 17% have partially completed college. Moreover, 5% of the population hold an Associate Degree, 34% hold a Bachelor Degree, and 24% hold a Graduate Degree.

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