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Apartments for Rent in Chicago, IL under $1000 – 892 Rentals available

  • Apartment
    2970 N Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60657
    $950 - $2,250
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
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    (844) 311-4149
  • Apartment
    4114 W Washington Blvd, Chicago, IL 60624
    $655 - $700
    • Studio-1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
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  • Apartment
    5220 South Kenwood Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615
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    $955 - $1,700
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Pioneer Acquisitions
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    (773) 345-7381
  • Apartment
    7801-11 S Yates Blvd, Chicago, IL 60649
    $780 - $790
    • 2-3 Beds
    • 1 Bath
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  • Apartment
    1369 E. Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago , IL 60615
    $800 - $2,600
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 2 Baths
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    (773) 694-8072
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    5836-46 W Madison St, Chicago, IL, 60644, Chicago, IL 60644
    $690 - $890
    • Studio-1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
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    1236-40 S Lawndale Ave, Chicago, IL 60623
    $885 - $1,020
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1 Bath
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  • Apartment
    541 W Oakdale Ave, Chicago, IL 60657
    $965 - $1,795
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
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    (844) 413-0857
  • Apartment
    5504-12 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60637
    $790 - $845
    • 2-3 Beds
    • 1 Bath
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    7800-10 S Kingston, Chicago, IL 60649
    $750 - $760
    • 2-3 Beds
    • 1 Bath
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  • Apartment
    1734 E 72Nd St, Chicago, IL 60649
    $620 - $905
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 1 Bath
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  • Apartment
    6748 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60626
    $1,000 - $1,175
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Pioneer Acquisitions
    (773) 985-5022
  • Apartment
    452 W Aldine, Chicago, IL 60657
    $925 - $2,175
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (847) 324-8924
  • Apartment
    444 W. St. James Pl., Chicago, IL 60614
    $835 - $1,090
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    (833) 611-7842
  • Apartment
    1931 S Homan Ave, Chicago, IL 60623
    $925 - $945
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
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    7316 S Jeffery Blvd, Chicago, IL 60649
    $780 - $1,220
    • 2-4 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
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    1334 E. Hyde Park Blvd., Chicago, IL 60615
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    $700 - $2,600
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Pioneer Acquisitions
    (773) 917-8445
  • Apartment
    5957-73 W Madison St, Chicago, IL 60644
    $720 - $900
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
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  • Apartment
    7903 S Evans Ave, Chicago, IL 60619
    $790
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
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  • Apartment
    109 N Laramie Ave, Chicago, IL 60644
    $930 - $1,050
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 1 Bath
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  • Apartment
    8000 S Paulina, Chicago, IL 60620
    $695 - $805
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
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  • Apartment
    532 W Roscoe St, Chicago, IL 60657
    $986 - $3,120
    • Studio-1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
    (773) 295-0558
  • Apartment
    1040 West Granville Avenue, Chicago, IL 60660
    $785 - $1,365
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    (844) 379-7779
  • Apartment
    741-53 E 79Th St, Chicago, IL 60619
    $565 - $620
    • Studio-1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
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  • Apartment
    5832 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60639
    $925
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1 Bath
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Chicago, IL Demographics

  • Total Population2,722,586
  • Female 1,321,621
    Male 1,400,965
  • Median Age34.1

Average Rent in Chicago, IL

  • Chicago, IL Average Rental Price, April 2019$1,893/mo

Chicago, IL Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$7002%
  • $701-$1,00012%
  • $1,001-$1,50024%
  • $1,501-$2,00025%
  • > $2,00036%

Chicago, IL Rent Trends

Average Rent Jan / 2016 May / 2016 Sept / 2016 Jan / 2017 May / 2017 Sept / 2017 Jan / 2018 May / 2018 Apr / 2019
Chicago, IL $1,714 $1,768 $1,756 $1,753 $1,821 $1,795 $1,806 $1,808 $1,893
National $1,290 $1,319 $1,334 $1,329 $1,354 $1,366 $1,366 $1,381 $1,396
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Average rent is projected to grow by 3% in 2018 compared to 2017.

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: 606016060260603606046060560606606076060860609606106061160612606136061460615606166061760618606196062060621606226062360624606256062660628606296063060631606326063360634606366063760638606396064060641606426064360644606456064660647606496065160652606536065460655606566065760659606606066160706

Check out the average rent prices in Chicago by neighborhood.

Chicago, IL Households

  • Total Number of Households1,046,789
  • Family 564,210
    Non-family 482,579
  • Children 286,783
    No Children 760,006
  • Average People Per Household2.54
  • Median Household Income$52,497
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,168

Chicago, IL Education Statistics

  • No High School7%
  • Some High School32%
  • Some College20%
  • Associate Degree5%
  • Bachelor Degree22%
  • Graduate Degree13%

Search for apartments in Chicago, IL under $1,000

There’s more than one way to spend $1,000 on rent in Chicago, IL, so the first step is to start thinking about what you really want from your new home. Be mindful of what makes you tick. Look for 2 bedroom apartments for rent for less than $1,000 if you want to share your living space and don’t mind being further away from the city center. Search for 3 bedroom apartments if you’re moving in with family or planning to share part of your life and living expenses with more friends. If city bustle is what you live for, you might want to search for a studio or 1 bedroom apartment closer to the city center.

The perfect $1,000 rental near you

Don’t dismiss the idea of a studio just because it sounds small and featureless: studios come in many shapes and sizes, and it only takes a few strikes of creativity to go from drab to lively. If an all-in-one-room apartment spells total lack of privacy for you, have a look at the 1 bedroom apartments for rent in Chicago, IL. Customize your search by using more RENTCafé filters. Decide what amenities you can’t live without and focus your search on the apartments that offer them. Are you bringing in a pet? Narrow your options to pet-friendly apartments for rent. Want more windows so that natural light floods your home? Hardwood floors or plush carpet in the living area? There are 267 apartments for rent below $1,000 in Chicago, IL for every taste. Decide what you need, stay focused, and you’re bound to find your perfect apartment in no time.

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