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Cheap Apartments for Rent in Illinois
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    820 W Freeman St, Carbondale, IL 62901
    6 Units available
    • Studio
    • 2 BEDS
    • $400+
    • $675+
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    6800 S. Normal Avenue, Chicago, IL 60621
    19 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $425
    • $600+
    • $600+
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    405 E College St, Carbondale, IL 62901
    10 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • $435+
    • $507+
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    227 Country Place Lane, Villa Grove, IL 61956
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $452+
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    404 Edgebrook Dr, Champaign, IL 61820
    9 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $459+
    • $588+
    • $715+
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    2504 Buxton Drive, MATTOON, IL 61938
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
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    • $553+
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    929 W. Johnson St., Vandalia, IL 62471
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
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    • $463+
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    90 days ago

    509 Plaza Dr., Mendota, IL 61342
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $465
    • $505
    • $545
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    611 North Dye Street, Virden, IL 62690
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $469
    • $514
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    202 S. Maple Street, Maroa, IL 61756
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $470
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    205 Birch St., Moweaqua, IL 62550
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $474
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    1018 N. Sixth St. #D-1, Monmouth, IL 61462
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $494
    • $515
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    207 West Lake St, Moweaqua, IL 62550
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $497
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Apartments Under $600

  • 102 days ago

    7845 S Colfax Ave., Chicago, IL 60649
    4 Units available
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
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    • $500+
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    799 TITAN COURT, CHATHAM, IL 62629
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
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    • $656+
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    600 W. Third, Taylorville, IL 62568
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $528
    • $558
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    419 S. Anderson St., Princeton, IL 61356
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $534
    • $574
    • $614
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    592-598 Coal Street, Colchester, IL 62326
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $535
    • $560
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    400-413 E. Florence St., Oglesby, IL 61348
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $545
    • $603
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    400 5Th Ave,, Matherville, IL 61263
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $549
    • $604
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    2305 Railsplitter Ave, Lincoln, IL 62656
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $550
    • $669
    • $694
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    1236 E. 46Th Street, Chicago, IL 60653
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    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $550+
    • $650+
    • $750+
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    244 W. Prairie St., Argenta, IL 62501
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $556
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    1833 Seven Pines Road, Springfield, IL 62704
    4 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $560
    • $585+
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    748 N Bruns Lane, Springfield, IL 62702
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    600 East 6Th St., Glasford, IL 61533
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    • 1 BED
    • $583
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    406 South 3Rd St, Oregon, IL 61061
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $587
    • $607
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    1032 Kerr Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
    29 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $590+
    • $680+
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    909 N. Maplewood Dr., Rantoul, IL 61866
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $591+
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Apartments Under $700

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    3604 W MARENGO DR #1A, PEORIA, IL 61604
    13 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $600
    • $700
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    7201 S Western, Chicago, IL 60636
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $600
    • $750
    • $900
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    902 North Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
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    • $765+
    • $600+
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    1000 N. College St., Lincoln, IL 62656
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
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    • $603
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    1526 W Candletree Drive, Peoria, IL 61614
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $604+
    • $709+
    • $849
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    1705 Longwood Dr., Sycamore, IL 60178
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $611
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    404 E 6Th St, Glasford, IL 61533
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
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    • $612
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    113 Country Place Drive, Chrisman, IL 61924
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $621
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    6522 S Vernon Ave, Chicago, IL 60637
    1 Unit available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $625
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    1819 RIDGE RD, CHATHAM, IL 62629
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    • 3 BEDS
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    620 Willow Pond Road, Rantoul, IL 61866
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    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • 4 BEDS
    • $640+
    • $720
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    2810 Wills Street, Eldorado, IL 62930
    2 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $644
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    807 Ridge Drive, Dekalb, IL 60115
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    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $644
    • $794
    • $859+
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    7957-59 S Muskegon Ave., Chicago, IL 60649
    3 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $650+
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    5630-5638 South Michigan, Chicago, IL 60637
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    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $650+
    • $800+
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    1 Ponsetti Dr., Spring Valley, IL 61362
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
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    • $670
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    4631-37 S. Lake Park, Chicago, IL 60653
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    • 1 BED
    • 3 BEDS
    • $675+
    • $875+
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    4655 S. Lake Park, Chicago, IL 60653
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    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $675+
    • $700+
    • $925+
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a cheap apartment in Illinois?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $400 and $26,709. Find cheap apartments in Illinois.

How many cheap rentals are available in Illinois on RentCafe?

There are 1817 cheap rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Illinois were last updated on 23 May 2022.

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in Illinois?

The average Illinois cheap apartment size is 473 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in Illinois?

Cheap apartments in Illinois are usually less expensive, smaller, and easier to maintain. They also come with lower utility costs.

What are the downsides of renting a cheap apartment in Illinois?

A cheap apartment in Illinois offers little storage space and fewer amenities compared to other apartments. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Illinois.

Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Illinois? With RentCafe, finding an affordable apartment in Illinois has never been easier. We feature 2,166 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Illinois average. What is a cheap rent in Illinois? The average apartment rent in Illinois is $1,732 per month so any rental south of $1,386 would be considered cheap here. On RentCafe, Illinois rents go as low as $30/mo.

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