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Apartments for Rent in Urbana, IL
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    519 E. Green St., Champaign, IL 61820
    2 BEDS $1,125+
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    509 E. Green St., Champaign, IL 61820
    Studio $1,100
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    624 Fifth St., Champaign, IL 61820
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    410 E. Green St., Champaign, IL 61820
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    2+ BEDS $850+
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    408 E. Green St., Champaign, IL 61820
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    406 E. Green St., Champaign, IL 61820
    Studio $900
    1 BED $485+
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    403 E. Green, Champaign, IL 61820
    1 BED $1,300+
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    202 E. Green, Champaign, IL 61820
    1 BED $1,600
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    4 BEDS $850
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    112 E. Green St, Champaign, IL 61820
    2 BEDS $875+
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    509.5 E. Green St., Champaign, IL 61820
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    1 BED $1,350+
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    1107 S. Second St, Champaign, IL 61820
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    621 Green St., Champaign, IL 61820
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    2717 Hunters Pond Run, Champaign, IL 61820
    1 BED $1,071+
    2 BEDS $1,316+
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    2607 J T Coffman Drive, Champaign, IL 61822
    1 BED $825+
    2 BEDS $950+
    3 BEDS $594+
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    100 Parkview Lane, Savoy, IL 61874
    1 BED $912
    2 BEDS $1,101
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    1 BED $655
    2 BEDS $775+
    3 BEDS $865+
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    200 W Frost Avenue, Rantoul, IL 61866
    3 BEDS $697+
    4 BEDS $1,153+
    5 BEDS $1,083+
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    402 Flessner Rd., Rantoul, IL 61866
    Studio $30+
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    709 Broadmeadow, Rantoul, IL 61866
    2 BEDS $600+
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    620 Willow Pond Road, Rantoul, IL 61866
    2 BEDS $650+
    3 BEDS $730+
    4 BEDS $950
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    208 W. Bodwell, Rantoul, IL 61866
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    223 N. Penfield, Rantoul, IL 61866
    2 BEDS $450+
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    218 E. Campbell, Rantoul, IL 61866
    1 BED $525
    2 BEDS $525
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    909 N. Maplewood Dr., Rantoul, IL 61866
    1 BED $546+
    2 BEDS $732+
    3 BEDS $688+

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Average rent in Urbana, IL

$1,213/mo Urbana, IL average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Urbana, IL is $1,213.

Urbana, IL apartment rent ranges

About 25% of apartment rents in Urbana, IL range between $1,001-$1,500. Meanwhile, apartments priced over $1,501-$2,000 represent 15% of apartments. Around 35% of Urbana’s apartments are in the $701-$1,000 price range. 16% of apartments are priced between $501-$700.

Urbana, IL rent trends

Getting around in Urbana, IL

55 /100
Somewhat Walkable
63 /100
Good Transit
61 /100
Walk Score®: 55, Transit Score®: 63, Bike Score®: 61

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Urbana, IL last updated?

Prices and availability in Urbana, IL were last updated on 23 Feb 2024.

What is the average rent in Urbana, IL?

The average rent in Urbana, IL is $1,213. Start your search for apartments in Urbana, IL now.

What type of rental buildings are in Urbana, IL?

In Urbana, 66% of the residents are renting compared to 34% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 14% of Urbana’s rentals, 70% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 16% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Urbana, 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 Urbana are about 32 years old, on average. Of these, 36% 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 4 stories. About 89% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 12% 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 Urbana, IL?

Studio apartments in Urbana are around 2% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 25% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 51% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

Living in Urbana, IL

Located in central Illinois, Urbana attracts renters looking to live in a small city with a close community, while also being near big-city amenities. There are also many parks and prairies with outdoor recreational activities, like hiking and biking trails; fishing ponds; and campgrounds. Additionally, businesses can benefit from multiple economic development programs, while the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign attracts renters looking to further their education. Urbana is known to have a humid, continental climate, with more extreme temperatures than the typical Midwestern city. Specifically, summers can get hot and humid with average temperatures reaching up to 90°F, and winters are cold with temperatures of around 19°F and regular snowfall. While precipitation is evenly distributed throughout each season, thunderstorms are frequent during summer and spring.

Renting in Urbana, IL

Urbana has a diverse rental market with a mix of houses, townhomes and apartments for rent. The western parts are popular among renters due to the proximity to several major roads, shopping malls, and the university campus, while northern Urbana has family-friendly neighborhoods near schools, parks and everyday amenities. Meanwhile, those looking to rent in Urbana on a budget can look into the city's southeastern section, where rental units are apartments with one or two bedrooms with more affordable rents. Note that, when renting in Urbana, the landlord is responsible for providing and maintaining a habitable rental unit, for which they may ask one month's rent as a security deposit. Renters are also responsible for paying the utilities and rent on time or the landlord may charge a late rent fee. Additionally, terminating the rental agreement requires 30 days' notice from the party initiating the termination.

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Shopping in Urbana, IL

The shopping scene in Urbana is diverse and spread throughout the city, so renters will always be close to everyday necessities. For instance, the Lincoln Square Mall and Schnucks Urbana Crossing are the most popular shopping malls in Urbana hosting a selection of stores, restaurants and service providers. Or, renters looking for a more traditional shopping experience are a short drive from major cities like Springfield and Peoria and their extensive shopping opportunities. Otherwise, Aldi, Walmart, Target, Meijer and the local Schnucks Urbana stores are the main spots where renters buy groceries. Renters can also find unique food and items in the city's ethnic and deli stores, while the Downtown Urbana Farmers' Market has locally sourced fresh produce, baked goods and handmade items.

Transportation in Urbana, IL

Urbana renters have several transportation options, including roads, public buses, eco-friendly transportation, ridesharing services and airports. In particular, renters relying on a vehicle can use Interstate 74; U.S. highways 45 and 150; and State Route 130, all of which pass through the city and connect it to surrounding areas. Alternatively, for individuals wishing to take public transit, the Champaign Urbana Mass Transit District (MTD) provides bus and paratransit services throughout the region. Or, for shorter distances around the city and surrounding areas, there are bicycle paths and ridesharing options, such as Uber and Lyft. Finally, for domestic flights, the University of Illinois Willard Airport is eight miles away, while Indianapolis International Airport is 123 miles from the city and provides international flights.

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