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Houses for Rent in Fernwood, Chicago, IL
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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the advantages of renting a house in Fernwood, Chicago, IL?

Renting a house in Fernwood, Chicago, IL comes with more space, both indoor and outdoor.

What are the downsides of renting a house apartment in Fernwood, Chicago, IL?

Houses for rent in Fernwood, Chicago, IL are usually located in non-central areas. 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 Fernwood, Chicago, IL.

Fernwood, Chicago, IL Demographics

  • Total Population65,008
  • Female 29,820
    Male 35,188
  • Median Age39.4

In total, Fernwood, Chicago, IL has 65,008 residents, 35,188 women and 29,820 men, per U.S. Census recent estimates. Statistics show that the median age of Fernwood’s population is 39.4.

Average Rent in Fernwood, Chicago, IL

  • Fernwood, Chicago, IL Average Rental Price, July 2022 $964 /mo

The average monthly rent for an apartment in Fernwood, Chicago, IL is around $964.

Fernwood, Chicago, IL Apartment Rent Ranges

Fernwood, Chicago, IL Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Jul / 2022
Fernwood, Chicago, IL $612 $612 $612 $612 $608 $647 $891 $891 $922 $964
National $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

The national average price of rental apartments is $1,628, while the average monthly rent in Fernwood, Chicago, IL is $964.

Fernwood, Chicago, IL Households

  • Total Number of Households23,073
  • Family 14,122
    Non-family 8,951
  • Children 6,353
    No Children 16,720
  • Average People Per Household2.79
  • Median Household Income$44,410
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,001

There is a total of 23,073 households in Fernwood, Chicago, IL. Of these, 6,353 have children and 16,720 are without children. Per Census Bureau’s most current estimates, 14,122 family households and 8,951 non-family households live in this area. The size of a household in Fernwood is 2.79 people, on average. The median household annual income in Fernwood equals $44,410, and the monthly housing costs equal $1,001.

Fernwood, Chicago, IL Education Statistics

According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, 4% of the population in Fernwood, Chicago, IL have no high school education, 38% went to high-school, and 33% have partially completed college. Moreover, 7% of the population hold an Associate Degree, 12% hold a Bachelor Degree, and 8% hold a Graduate Degree.

Renting a house in Fernwood, Chicago, IL

In real estate, location is everything. But as you are looking at homes for rent in Fernwood, Chicago, IL it seems that you’ve got this part already figured out. That can be a lot to browse through. When you are searching in the price range of 3 bedroom duplexes there is no need to look at all the 4 bedroom single family homes for rent. Now that we got this out of the way, the real grind begins. The devil is in the amenities. Well, not really, but there are so many choices, you don’t know where to start. Buckle up, it can be a bumpy ride and it could wreak some temporary havoc in your otherwise perfect apartment search.

Deciding on what is important when renting a house

Remember how hard it was to search for your first apartment alone? How confused you were because of all the things you had to consider? We’d like to tell you that things will be a lot easier this time around, not only because you’re more experience, but also because we’re here to help you along the way. It is easy to agree on whether you need a 1 bedroom or a 2 bedroom house, but there might also be some debates on the importance of a fireplace, A/C, garage or a pool. Sit down and talk about what are your must-haves and nice-to-haves. Agree on the amenities even before the serious hunt for rental homes starts. With a clear plan, browsing through our 23 houses for rent in Fernwood, Chicago, IL is a breeze as you can filter the results based on your favorite amenities and features.

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