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Popular Pontiac Apartments
Plainfield, Illinois, 60585
Studio/1 Bedroom$992 - $1,404
2 Bedrooms$1,313 - $1,721
3 Bedrooms$1,610 - $1,913
Naperville, Illinois, 60564
1 Bedroom$1,124 - $1,156
2 Bedrooms$1,195 - $1,726
3 Bedrooms$1,595 - $2,040
Palos Hills, Illinois, 60465
1 Bedroom$741 - $797
2 Bedrooms$863 - $939
Oak Lawn, Illinois, 60453
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If you are single and need a spacious apartment in Pontiac there are a ton of places - the early spring is particularly charming but regardless of when you are looking to move, Pontiac's apartments are available in every price range all year round. Soon you will have no trouble at all getting around like a local in Pontiac, your new city!
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Pontiac Apartment Rental Market
Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 10.0% 8.3% +1.7% $10,000 to $14,999 7.8% 5.5% +2.3% $15,000 to $19,999 6.6% 5.5% +1.1% $20,000 to $24,999 8.0% 5.8% +2.2% $25,000 to $29,999 6.7% 5.9% +0.8% $30,000 to $34,999 7.3% 6.0% +1.3% $35,000 to $39,999 7.5% 5.7% +1.8% $40,000 to $44,999 8.5% 5.6% +2.9% $45,000 to $49,999 6.1% 5.0% +1.1% $50,000 to $59,999 8.6% 9.4% -0.8% $60,000 to $74,999 9.0% 11.4% -2.4% $75,000 to $99,999 8.4% 11.6% -3.2% $100,000 to $124,999 2.5% 6.1% -3.6% $125,000 to $149,999 2.2% 2.9% -0.7% $150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 2.6% -1.9% $200,000 or more 0.3% 2.8% -2.5%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 6.9% 7.1% -0.2% 10.0% to 14.9% 15.4% 13.0% +2.4% 15.0% to 19.9% 14.0% 15.2% -1.2% 20.0% to 24.9% 13.0% 13.1% -0.1% 25.0% to 29.9% 12.2% 10.1% +2.1% 30.0% to 34.9% 7.8% 7.0% +0.8% 35.0% to 39.9% 5.9% 4.8% +1.1% 40.0% to 49.9% 4.3% 6.2% -1.9% 50.0% or more 13.2% 17.3% -4.1% Not computed 7.3% 6.3% +1.0%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 12.4% 12.2% +0.2% 25 to 34 years 22.5% 29.1% -6.6% 35 to 44 years 21.0% 21.9% -0.9% 45 to 54 years 14.0% 14.5% -0.5% 55 to 64 years 10.0% 8.2% +1.8% 65 to 74 years 8.1% 6.3% +1.8% 75 to 84 years 9.0% 5.4% +3.6% 85 years and over 3.0% 2.4% +0.6%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 43.6% 28.2% +15.4% 30 to 44 minutes 17.2% 24.2% -7.0% 45 to 59 minutes 12.3% 16.4% -4.1% 60 or more minutes 26.9% 31.2% -4.3%
Source: 2000 Census
Appealing Apartments in Pontiac
Is your current city about as pretty as a velvet painting of circus clowns? Want to live in a town that you’d hang on the wall if only you had big enough nails? Rent an apartment in Pontiac, Illinois, and treat your eyes to a surprise. Pontiac’s downtown is home to 20 beautiful murals, each depicting various people and events from throughout the town’s history. Pontiac offers not only beautiful sights, but great schools, community events, business, and more. Whether you’re an art connoisseur or you wouldn’t know a Monet from a Marmaduke, you’ll love living in Pontiac.
Want to find out more about Central Elementary School? Check out our LocalTalk for information about Pontiac’s fantastic schools. Looking for an apartment near the Livingston County War Museum? Talk to our local experts by using the ""Ask a Question"" feature and find out what it’s like to live in this stunning city.
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Are you looking for a spacious three bedroom apartment so you can find a few roommates to accompany you to Henry Street Horrors? Perhaps you’re looking for a sleek one bedroom that’s walking distance from Bernardi's II so you can have a bowl of spaghetti whenever you’d like. Whatever apartment you’re after, we’re here to help you find it. If you’re wondering how much you can expect to spend on an apartment in Pontiac, just take a look at the rent table. It has the latest average rates on one, two, and three bedroom units. Read on to learn more about life in Pontiac, and be sure to read the funnies in the Pontiac Daily Leader!
The Great Life
Rent one of Pontiac, Illinois’ fine apartments and see what you’ve been missing. According to the town’s official website you’ll “see how great life can be” if you come to Pontiac. Whether you’re looking for a great job or you want to perfect your Thai boxing skills, you’ll have the opportunity in Pontiac. It’s no wonder Time magazine once named Pontiac one of the best small towns in America. Unlike many small towns, Pontiac offers residents much more to do than watch paint dry. Pontiac has a tight-knit community of around 12,000 people, making it easy to get to know your neighbors. Should you need to borrow a cup of sugar from a neighbor, you’ll find yourself with enough to flavor your coffee for years to come. Rent an apartment in Pontiac and start living the good life.
Pump It Up in Pontiac
Borrow one too many cups of sugar and need to burn some calories stat? Lucky for you, Pontiac Parks & Recreation’s offers enough recreational facilities and programs to keep you entertained and help you shed a cupcake or ten. Head down to the Rec-Plex, which is home to softball fields, tennis courts, basketball courts, a football field, and more. If you’re up for some aquatic cardio, head over to the Pontiac High School Natatorium and enjoy adult lap swim and open swim. Haven’t progressed past the doggie paddle? No worries. You can still get a good workout at the Pontiac Rec Center. Enjoy air-conditioned basketball or play a game with your neighbor on the regulation size racquetball court. Not up for playing racquetball alone? Make some friends and get a good workout in one of the department’s sports leagues or fitness programs. Catch up on all the Pontiac gossip in co-rec volleyball or get interior decorating advice from your buddy in aqua aerobics. Rent one of Pontiac’s great apartments and pump it up.
Festivals and Friends
If your social network consists of your ferret and the wacky guy across the hall, you’re missing out on all Pontiac has to offer (as well as some normal conversation). You’re bound to make a bunch of new friends and have a great time at Pontiac’s numerous festivals and events. Got a thing for classic cars? Attend the annual Hangloose Car Show and get to know other motor heads. Whether you drive a Pontiac or a Prius (or you’re simply a pleasant pedestrian), you’ll have a thrilling time at this event. If you’re not the tune-ups type, you might like some sweet tunes at the annual Threshermen’s Bluegrass Festival. Enjoy the best of bluegrass from the comfort of a lawn chair. If you’ve really got a thing for the banjo, the festival even has campsites. Rent a place in Pontiac and get to know a fun community. Just leave the ferret at home.
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Is Pontiac famous for any kind of restaurant or food in particular? What's the local favorite?
Pontiac is perhaps best known for the Old Log Cabin Inn. This historic restaurant was recommended by Jamie Jensen in the Road Trip USA Route 66 book. Located 100 miles south of Chicago, Pontiac also offers deep dish pizza at parlors across town. Otherwise, Pontiac's culinary scene offers a mix of various cuisines, from Italian to Mexican to American, as well as many of the typical fast food chains.
Is Pontiac a good place for younger people?
Pontiac is a city in Livingston County, Illinois. Having a fairly low population density and few families with younger children, and and college students, the city tends to be quiet. A full 29 percent of the population falls between the ages of 35 and 54, 20 percent is 55 or over, and 23 percent is under the age of 18. That leaves 27 percent between the ages of 18 and 34. Still, it's not the worst place for young people as long as they aren't seeking a bustling metrolopolis with a plethora of after-dark options; Pontiac can suit a rest-and-relaxation-seeking younger person perfectly. Bloomington, located an hour south of Pontiac, can provide some entertainment on weekends.