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Cheap Apartments for Rent in Illinois - 2,607 Rentals available

  • 2305 Railsplitter Ave, Lincoln, IL 62656
    $550 - $669
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    The Woda Group
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (217) 732-4755
  • 1236 E. 46Th Street, Chicago, IL 60653
    $550 - $850
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Wolcott Real Property
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
  • (12)
    208 South Prospect Road, Bloomington, IL 61704
    $550 - $880
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-1.5 Baths
    Monarch Investments
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (309) 807-1049
  • (11)
    1032 Kerr Ave , Urbana, IL 61801
    $554 - $956
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Monarch Investments
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (217) 305-4529
  • 400 5Th Ave,, Matherville, IL 61263
    $558
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    The Woda Group
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (309) 754-8860
  • 1705 Longwood Dr., Sycamore, IL 60178
    $565 - $635
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    The Woda Group
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (815) 899-9450
  • (34)
    200 W Frost Avenue, Rantoul, IL 61866
    $565 - $830
    • 3-5 Beds
    • 1.5-3 Baths
    Odin Management
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (217) 892-4545
  • 2 Westport Drive, Sullivan, IL 61951
    $566 - $948
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Dominium Management Services, LLC
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (833) 657-1427
  • (5)
    1526 W Candletree Drive, Peoria, IL 61614
    $569 - $859
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Friedman Communities
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (309) 691-6605
  • 415 March St, Beardstown, IL 62618
    $580 - $621
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    The Woda Group
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (217) 685-2933
  • 915 Eastgate Ave., St. Louis, MO 63130
    • 2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Quadrangle Housing Company
    Last updated 24 Jan 2021
    (314) 935-9511
  • 600 East 6Th St., Glasford, IL 61533
    $583
    • 1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
    The Woda Group
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (309) 369-7621
  • 112 East Hines Place, Peoria, IL 61614
    $584 - $944
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Edward Rose & Sons
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (844) 436-2114
  • 2106 W. White St., Champaign, IL 61821
    $585 - $775
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Herman & Kittle
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (833) 321-7454
  • 406 South 3Rd St, Oregon, IL 61061
    $587
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    The Woda Group
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (779) 861-1850
  • 404 N. Richards, Streator, IL 61364
    $590
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    The Woda Group
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (815) 672-3412
  • 6800 S. Normal Avenue, Chicago, IL 60621
    $600 - $950
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Transforming Housing, LLC
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (773) 423-5727
  • (3)
    807 Ridge Drive, Dekalb, IL 60115
    $601 - $1,224
    • Studio-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    HRG Management Services, LLC
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (855) 783-1177
  • 1000 N. College St., Lincoln, IL 62656
    $603
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    The Woda Group
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (217) 732-4755
  • 113 Country Place Drive, Chrisman, IL 61924
    $603
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    The Woda Group
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (217) 269-3056
  • 206 W. Spruce St., Bardolph, IL 61416
    $603 - $623
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    The Woda Group
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (309) 252-1645
  • 741-53 E 79Th St, Chicago, IL 60619
    $605 - $725
    • Studio-1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
    Pangea Real Estate
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
    (312) 724-7007
  • 1300 Trainor Dr., Pontiac, IL 61764
    $606
    • 1-2 Beds
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
  • 701 Bullock Street, Eureka, IL 61530
    $608
    • 1-2 Beds
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021
  • 808 W 76Th St, Chicago, IL 60620
    $610 - $640
    • Studio-1 Bed
    Last updated 25 Jan 2021

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a cheap apartment in Illinois?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $395 and $17,500. Find cheap apartments in Illinois.

How many cheap rentals are available in Illinois on RENTCafé?

There are 2215 cheap rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in Illinois were last updated on 24 Jan 2021.

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

The average Illinois cheap apartment size is 369 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 RENTCafé apartments for rent in Illinois.

Illinois Demographics

  • Total Population12,823,102
  • Female 6,296,686
    Male 6,526,416
  • Median Age42

Average Rent in Illinois

  • Illinois Average Rental Price, January 2021 $1,530 /mo

Illinois Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$7002%
  • $701-$1,00015%
  • $1,001-$1,50044%
  • $1,501-$2,00023%
  • > $2,00016%

Illinois Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Jan / 2021
Illinois $1,466 $1,469 $1,524 $1,534 $1,587 $1,578 $1,576 $1,569 $1,530
National $1,381 $1,418 $1,428 $1,432 $1,468 $1,475 $1,477 $1,464 $1,462
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Illinois Households

  • Total Number of Households4,830,714
  • Family 3,117,823
    Non-family 1,712,891
  • Children 1,496,013
    No Children 3,334,701
  • Average People Per Household2.5
  • Median Household Income$58,252
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$772

Illinois Education Statistics

  • No High School5%
  • Some High School37%
  • Some College28%
  • Associate Degree9%
  • Bachelor Degree22%

Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Illinois? With RENTCafé, finding an affordable apartment in Illinois has never been easier. We feature 2,611 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 $1,530 per month so any rental south of $1,224 would be considered cheap here. On RENTCafé, Illinois rents go as low as $395/mo.

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