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  • 208 W. Bodwell, Rantoul, IL 61866
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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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Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

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

Houses for rent in Rantoul, 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 Rantoul, IL.

Rantoul, IL Demographics

  • Total Population12,946
  • Female 6,132
    Male 6,814
  • Median Age34.3

Rantoul, IL has a population of 12,946 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 6,814 of Rantoul’s residents are women and 6,132 are men. The median age of those who live in Rantoul, IL is 34.3.

Rantoul, IL Households

  • Total Number of Households5,137
  • Family 2,947
    Non-family 2,190
  • Children 1,586
    No Children 3,551
  • Average People Per Household2.46
  • Median Household Income$41,837
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$773

According to U.S. Census data, there are 5,137 households in Rantoul, IL. 2,947 are family households and 2,190 are non-family households. There are 1,586 households with children in Rantoul and 3,551 households without children. On average, about 2.46 people live in a household in Rantoul, IL. The median income of a Rantoul household living in Rantoul is $41,837 per year. The median housing costs per month are $773.

Rantoul, IL Education Statistics

The level of education of the population of Rantoul, IL is as follows: 1% have no high school education, 44% completed some high school, 33% partially completed college, 10% have an Associate Degree, 7% have a Bachelor Degree, and 5% have a Graduate Degree.

Renting a house in Rantoul, 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 1 home for rent in Rantoul, IL. And it won’t necessarily cost an arm and a leg to rent the perfect home for your family.

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. 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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