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Apartments for Rent in Chicago, IL under $600 – 63 Rentals available

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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

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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%

Renting apartments in Chicago, IL under $600

Searching for apartments for rent in Chicago, IL under $600 is not an easy task, but luckily you have come to the right place. Whether you are a student on a budget, a young professional on the move, or simply a frugal person, RENTCafé can help you find what you are looking for. Just make sure you know what you consider non-negotiable and what you can compromise on. Your new home is just a few clicks away. In Chicago, IL, where the average rent is $653 per month, there are 74 units available for less than $600. Click on any of these units to see pictures, floor plans, amenities and more. After you have picked your favorite, you can contact the property to check availability. Considering that you are trying to spend as little as possible, looking at 1 bedroom apartments and studio apartments might be a good idea.

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