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Apartments for Rent in Glen Ellyn, IL
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    413 N. Main, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
    Studio $1,000+
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    400 North Main Street, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
    Studio $2,160+
    1 BED $2,535+
    2+ BEDS $3,220
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    06 Forest Hill Drive, Apt 102, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
    1 BED $1,485
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    21 N Main St, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
    1 BED $1,250
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    325 Ramblewood Dr., Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
    1 BED $1,308+
    2 BEDS $1,651+
    3 BEDS $2,090+
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    881 Lorraine, Wheaton, IL 60187
    1 BED $1,295
    2 BEDS $1,550
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    2101 S Finley Rd, Lombard, IL 60148
    1 BED $1,613+
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    368 W St Charles Rd, Lombard, IL 60148
    2 BEDS $1,365
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    2-10 Woodland Ct, Lombard, IL 60148
    1 BED $1,265
    2 BEDS $1,475
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    302 W Liberty DR, Wheaton, IL 60187
    2 BEDS $2,627
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    248 Robert Ct, Glendale Heights, IL 60139
    1 BED $1,300+
    2 BEDS $1,550+
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    145 S Main St, Lombard, IL 60148
    Studio $450
    1 BED $700
    2 BEDS $1,355
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    101 South Main Street, Lombard, IL 60148
    1 BED $2,268+
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    21W547 North Avenue, Lombard, IL 60148-1190
    1 BED $1,075
    2 BEDS $1,285
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    535 Thornhill Dr, Carol Stream, IL 60188
    1 BED $1,579+
    2 BEDS $1,637+
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    901 W Union Ave, Wheaton, IL 60187
    1 BED $1,060
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    2720 S. Highland Ave, Lombard, IL 60148
    1 BED $1,542+
    2 BEDS $1,982+
    3 BEDS $2,660+
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    637 Burns Street Dupage, Carol Stream, IL 60188
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    1 BED $1,075+
    2 BEDS $1,250+
    3 BEDS $1,700
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    1245 Fordham Drive, Glendale Heights, IL 60139
    1 BED $1,526+
    2 BEDS $1,906+
    3 BEDS $2,637+
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    1400 N Oakmont Drive, Glendale Heights, IL 60139
    1 BED $1,656+
    2 BEDS $2,200+
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    755 Marilyn Ave, Glendale Heights, IL 60139
    3 BEDS $2,325
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    St Charles Rd & Westmore Meyers Rd, Lombard, IL 60148
    1 BED $1,165
    2 BEDS $1,400+
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    18W070 Royce Blvd, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
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    2 BEDS $2,300+
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    2201 Dogwood Drive, Lisle, IL 60532
    1 BED $1,535+
    2 BEDS $2,035+
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    216-338 W Division St, Villa Park, IL 60181
    1 BED $1,295
    2 BEDS $1,400
    3 BEDS $2,350
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Average rent in Glen Ellyn, IL

$1,442/mo Glen Ellyn, IL average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Glen Ellyn, IL is $1,442.

Glen Ellyn, IL apartment rent ranges

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Getting around in Glen Ellyn, IL

67 /100
Somewhat Walkable
30 /100
Some Transit
61 /100
Bikeable
Walk Score®: 67, Transit Score®: 30, Bike Score®: 61

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Glen Ellyn, IL last updated?

Prices and availability in Glen Ellyn, IL were last updated on 18 Apr 2024.

What are the best apartments in Glen Ellyn, IL?

The best apartments in Glen Ellyn, IL are: Apex 400 Apartments, Parkside Apartments, Hillcrest Apartments, The Arbors of Glen Ellyn and Main Street Apartments.

What is the average rent in Glen Ellyn, IL?

The average rent in Glen Ellyn, IL is $1,442. Start your search for apartments in Glen Ellyn, IL now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Glen Ellyn, IL?

The price range for a studio apartment in Glen Ellyn, IL is between $1,000 and $2,285. View all studio apartments in Glen Ellyn, IL.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Glen Ellyn, IL?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Glen Ellyn, IL is between $1,000 and $2,580. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Glen Ellyn, IL now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Glen Ellyn, IL?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Glen Ellyn, IL is between $1,000 and $4,930. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Glen Ellyn, IL.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Glen Ellyn, IL?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Glen Ellyn, IL is between $2,090 and $4,930. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Glen Ellyn, IL.

What type of rental buildings are in Glen Ellyn, IL?

In Glen Ellyn, 22% of the residents are renting compared to 78% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 28% of Glen Ellyn’s rentals, 55% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 17% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Glen Ellyn, IL?

The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Glen Ellyn are about 51 years old, on average. Of these, none have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 3 stories. About 84% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 16% are mid-rises, and none are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in Glen Ellyn, IL?

Rental apartments in Glen Ellyn come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 3% of units for rent, ideal for singles, renters on a budget and people who value central locations more than space. Rentals with 1-bedroom floorplans make up 52% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 42% of all rentals in Glen Ellyn. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Living in Glen Ellyn, IL

Located west of Chicago, Glen Ellyn is a small city in DuPage County. It’s an ideal place to live for families, professionals, and retirees, boasting a high quality of life with tree-lined streets, low crime rates and top-rated schools. The easy commute, multiple recreational activities, and affordable rental market make Glen Ellyn a great place for renters who want to be near Chicago, while also avoiding the negative aspects of living in a big city. Glen Ellyn has a continental climate that brings hot summers with average highs of 85°F and cold winters when average temperatures drop to 30°F. There’s also evenly distributed precipitation in the form of rain and snow, although renters should be wary of some severe weather conditions in the form of thunderstorms, tornadoes and blizzards. The four-season weather allows renters to explore the surrounding forest preserves, golf courses and well-maintained parks.

Renting in Glen Ellyn, IL

Glen Ellyn offers a variety of affordable rental opportunities, from apartments to single-family homes. The areas around major thoroughfares are the sites of most apartment complexes with one- or two-bedroom units and lower rent prices. On the other hand, central areas like Glenrise Grove, The Legacy on Pennsylvania Ave. and Danby Woods are quieter areas with family-oriented communities. They mostly have single-family homes and townhomes for rent with more spacious layouts and luxury amenities. Note that, when renting in Glen Ellyn, you may be required to provide a security deposit, usually not exceeding one month’s rent. In return, the landlord has to provide and maintain a habitable rental unit. Renters are also responsible for paying the rent on time. Otherwise, the landlord may charge a late rent fee. Additionally, renters are typically responsible for paying utilities unless otherwise stated in the lease. Terminating the lease requires 30 days’ notice.

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Shopping in Glen Ellyn, IL

There is also a small, but thriving downtown area with clothing boutiques, several gift shops, restaurants and cafes. In addition to the downtown area, several large shopping centers are located in Glen Ellyn. These include the Danada Square Shopping Center, the Glen Ellyn Shopping Center and the Main Street Promenade. In these shopping hubs, renters will primarily find national retailers; supermarkets; big-box stores; and small, independent local stores. For home goods and grocery shopping, Walmart, Walgreens, Dollar Tree, Aldi, Whole Foods Market, Trader Joe’s, and the local Mariano’s and Jewel-Osco supermarkets are available for renters. A farmer’s market is also regularly held on Saturdays from May through October.

Transportation in Glen Ellyn, IL

Glen Ellyn is served by various transportation options, making it easy for renters to get around the city. Specifically, the Metra commuter rail line offers service to Chicago and the surrounding suburbs, and the Pace bus system provides local transit service. In addition, several major highways run through Glen Ellyn, making it easy to reach other parts of the state. The main arterial roads are Interstate 355 and state routes 38 and 53, which intersect in the city’s southeast area and connect to other major roads and areas. For a more eco-friendly way to get around, the Illinois Prairie Path runs through the city’s center, allowing renters to walk or bike to complete their errands. Carpooling is also an option, with the primary ridesharing providers being Uber and Lyft. Finally, renters looking for domestic and international flights can use Chicago O’Hare International Airport and Chicago Midway International Airport, which are both less than 30 miles away.

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