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Apartments for Rent in South Elgin, IL
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Getting around in South Elgin, IL

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Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 24, Bike Score®: 39

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in South Elgin, IL last updated?

Prices and availability in South Elgin, IL were last updated on 7 Feb 2023.

What are the best apartments in South Elgin, IL?

The best apartment in South Elgin, IL is: Panton Mill Station.

What is the average rent in South Elgin, IL?

The average rent in South Elgin, IL is $2,057. Start your search for apartments in South Elgin, IL now.

What type of rental buildings are in South Elgin, IL?

In South Elgin, 18% of the residents are renting compared to 82% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 17% of South Elgin’s rentals, 49% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 35% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in South Elgin, IL?

The average age of rental buildings in South Elgin is 4 years old, with all being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 3 stories, of which all are garden-style apartment communities, none are mid-sized buildings, and none are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in South Elgin, IL?

Studio apartments in South Elgin are around 0% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 56% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 37% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

South Elgin, IL demographics

South Elgin, IL has a population of 23,648 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 11,550 of South Elgin’s residents are women and 12,098 are men. The median age of those who live in South Elgin, IL is 38.

South Elgin, IL households

  • 6,235 Family
    1,624 Non-family
  • 3,528 Children
    4,331 No Children
  • 7,859Total Number of Households
  • 2.97Average People Per Household
  • $99,189Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 7,859 households in South Elgin, IL. 6,235 are family households and 1,624 are non-family households. There are 3,528 households with children in South Elgin and 4,331 households without children. On average, about 2.97 people live in a household in South Elgin, IL.

South Elgin, IL education statistics

The level of education of the population of South Elgin, IL is as follows: 3% have no high school education, 31% completed some high school, 25% partially completed college, 9% have an Associate Degree, 23% have a Bachelor Degree, and 10% have a Graduate Degree.

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