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Houses for Rent in Des Plaines, IL
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Average rent in Des Plaines, IL

$1,608/mo Des Plaines, IL average rental price, November 2022
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Des Plaines, IL is $1,608.

Des Plaines, IL apartment rent ranges

About 33% of apartment rents in Des Plaines, IL range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 15% of apartments. Around 50% of Des Plaines’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 2% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Des Plaines, IL rent trends

Getting around in Des Plaines, IL

53 /100
Somewhat Walkable
35 /100
Some Transit
63 /100
Bikeable
Walk Score®: 53, Transit Score®: 35, Bike Score®: 63

Frequently asked questions

What are the advantages of renting a house in Des Plaines, IL?

Renting a house in Des Plaines, IL comes with more space, both indoor and outdoor.

What are the downsides of renting a house apartment in Des Plaines, IL?

Houses for rent in Des Plaines, 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 Des Plaines, IL.

Des Plaines, IL demographics

Des Plaines, IL has a population of 58,316 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 29,939 of Des Plaines’s residents are women and 28,377 are men. The median age of those who live in Des Plaines, IL is 42.8.

Des Plaines, IL households

  • 14,785 Family
    7,064 Non-family
  • 6,567 Children
    15,282 No Children
  • 21,849Total Number of Households
  • 2.62Average People Per Household
  • $73,639Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 21,849 households in Des Plaines, IL. 14,785 are family households and 7,064 are non-family households. There are 6,567 households with children in Des Plaines and 15,282 households without children. On average, about 2.62 people live in a household in Des Plaines, IL.

Des Plaines, IL education statistics

The level of education of the population of Des Plaines, IL is as follows: 6% have no high school education, 26% completed some high school, 25% partially completed college, 9% have an Associate Degree, 22% have a Bachelor Degree, and 13% have a Graduate Degree.

Look for houses for rent near me

Do you want a house with a backyard, a grill area, that offers you privacy and enough space for your family? RentCafe offers you the possibility to look for a house for rent near you, to find the one that best suits your family. Browsing through our listings, you can filter by size, price, pet policy, check out the location, to find the best house in your area. Whether you are looking to move to a particular neighborhood, or a specific ZIP code, may it be for its safety, beautiful buildings, or quiet atmosphere, you can find the rental house that your whole family will enjoy.

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Renting a house in Des Plaines, IL

Some people just don’t buy into the American dream of owning your own house and sacrificing flexibility. Also, a 30-year mortgage is not the most pleasant thought to wake up with every morning. We understand. But what if you need some extra storage space? What if you like a backyard where you could throw BBQ parties and the kids could play in a safe environment? Luckily, you can forget the dreaded mortgage. Renting a house is the answer. There are 25 homes for rent in Des Plaines, IL. And it won’t necessarily cost an arm and a leg to rent the perfect home for your family. You can look into duplexes for rent too. Prices in Des Plaines, IL for rental homes start at $1,480. Or, if you don’t want your neighbors too close, you should browse some single family homes for rent, priced up to $2,595 per month.

A rental house offers flexibility

Your family situation will change throughout your life. Renting makes it possible to match the size of your home to your lifestyle and financial situation. And with 25 houses listed in Des Plaines, IL, with prices ranging from $1,480 to $2,595 it’s possible to find the perfect one for you, whether you’re on the lookout for cheap houses for rent or something fancy and expensive. Maybe it’s just you and your significant other at the moment sharing a charming downtown apartment. But there’s a chance that at some point in time, a third family member will show-up and suddenly that 1 bedroom apartment you were so happy with will become too small. You will realize that you’d much rather prefer the comfort of your own backyard, than all the excitement your current neighborhood provides, that you no longer have time to enjoy anyway. If you want to continue living comfortably, you may want to rent a 2 bedroom house. Or maybe your oldest son turned into a young man who’s going off to college soon. You’ll find yourself in a 4 bedroom house that is suddenly too big. You could downsize and rent a 3 bedroom home with a pool, in a much nicer area. The flexibility of renting makes it possible.

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