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Apartments for Rent in Chicago, IL under $600 – 18 Rentals available

  • 741-53 E 79Th St, Chicago, IL 60619
    $575 - $650
    • Studio
    • 1 Bath
    Pangea Real Estate
    Available Today! Last updated 28 Feb 2021
    (312) 724-7007
  • (2)
    7706 South Coles, Chicago, IL 60649
    $590
    • Studio
    • 1 Bath
    Pangea Real Estate
    Available Today! Last updated 28 Feb 2021
    (312) 724-7007
  • 7903 S Evans Ave, Chicago, IL 60619
    $565 - $575
    • Studio
    • 1 Bath
    Pangea Real Estate
    Available Today! Last updated 28 Feb 2021
    (312) 724-7007
  • 1236 E. 46Th Street, Chicago, IL 60653
    $550 - $600
    • Studio
    • 1 Bath
    Wolcott Real Property
    Available Today! Last updated 28 Feb 2021
  • 6800 S. Normal Avenue, Chicago, IL 60621
    $600 - $700
    • Studio-1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
    Transforming Housing, LLC
    Available Today! Last updated 28 Feb 2021
    (773) 423-5727
  • (2)
    2517 W Fullerton Avenue, Chicago, IL 60647
    $250 - $1,400
    • 1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
    The Habitat Company
    Available Today! Last updated 28 Feb 2021
    (773) 862-2500

Chicago, IL Demographics

  • Total Population2,709,534
  • Female 1,317,791
    Male 1,391,743
  • Median Age34.6

Average Rent in Chicago, IL

  • Chicago, IL Average Rental Price, December 2020 $1,799 /mo

Chicago, IL Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$7001%
  • $701-$1,00012%
  • $1,001-$1,50029%
  • $1,501-$2,00027%
  • > $2,00030%

Chicago, IL Rent Trends

Average Rent Jul / 2017 Nov / 2017 Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Dec / 2020
Chicago, IL $1,834 $1,811 $1,815 $1,896 $1,897 $1,910 $1,998 $1,950 $1,967 $1,918 $1,799
National $1,373 $1,378 $1,381 $1,418 $1,428 $1,432 $1,468 $1,475 $1,477 $1,464 $1,462
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Chicago, IL Households

  • Total Number of Households1,066,829
  • Family 566,804
    Non-family 500,025
  • Children 280,365
    No Children 786,464
  • Average People Per Household2.48
  • Median Household Income$58,247
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,241

Chicago, IL Education Statistics

  • No High School7%
  • Some High School31%
  • Some College20%
  • Associate Degree6%
  • Bachelor Degree23%
  • Graduate Degree14%

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 $637 per month, there are 18 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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