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Popular Rental Properties in Chicago, Illinois

1540 N. LaSalle #2005, Chicago

1540 N. LaSalle #2005, Chicago

Chicago, Illinois, 60610

1 Bedroom

3001 S Michigan Ave, Chicago

3001 S Michigan Ave, Chicago

Chicago, Illinois, 60616

Studio/1 Bedroom

1300 N Astor St #20C, Chicago

1300 N Astor St #20C, Chicago

Chicago, Illinois, 60610

1 Bedroom

7316 W 40th St Unit 4E, Lyons

7316 W 40th St Unit 4E, Lyons

Lyons, Illinois, 60534

2 Bedrooms

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Chicago Homes for Rent

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Chicago Market Trends

  • Household Income
    Household IncomeCityStateCity Compared to State
    Less than $10,00013.8%8.3% +5.5%
    $10,000 to $14,9996.7%5.5% +1.2%
    $15,000 to $19,9996.2%5.5% +0.7%
    $20,000 to $24,9996.3%5.8% +0.5%
    $25,000 to $29,9996.3%5.9% +0.4%
    $30,000 to $34,9996.3%6.0% +0.3%
    $35,000 to $39,9995.9%5.7% +0.2%
    $40,000 to $44,9995.5%5.6% -0.1%
    $45,000 to $49,9994.7%5.0% -0.3%
    $50,000 to $59,9998.4%9.4% -1.0%
    $60,000 to $74,9999.4%11.4% -2.0%
    $75,000 to $99,9999.0%11.6% -2.6%
    $100,000 to $124,9994.8%6.1% -1.3%
    $125,000 to $149,9992.3%2.9% -0.6%
    $150,000 to $199,9992.1%2.6% -0.5%
    $200,000 or more2.5%2.8% -0.3%
  • Cost of Living
    Share of Household Income Spent on RentCityStateCity Compared to State
    Less than 10.0%7.1%7.1% +0.0%
    10.0% to 14.9%12.2%13.0% -0.8%
    15.0% to 19.9%14.7%15.2% -0.5%
    20.0% to 24.9%12.7%13.1% -0.4%
    25.0% to 29.9%9.9%10.1% -0.2%
    30.0% to 34.9%7.1%7.0% +0.1%
    35.0% to 39.9%4.7%4.8% -0.1%
    40.0% to 49.9%6.5%6.2% +0.3%
    50.0% or more19.6%17.3% +2.3%
    Not computed5.5%6.3% -0.8%
  • Age Demographic of Renters
    Age Demographic of RentersCityStateCity Compared to State
    15 to 24 years9.8%12.2% -2.4%
    25 to 34 years30.8%29.1% +1.7%
    35 to 44 years22.2%21.9% +0.3%
    45 to 54 years15.2%14.5% +0.7%
    55 to 64 years9.1%8.2% +0.9%
    65 to 74 years6.8%6.3% +0.5%
    75 to 84 years4.5%5.4% -0.9%
    85 years and over1.5%2.4% -0.9%
  • Travel Time to Work
    Travel Time to WorkCityStateCity Compared to State
    Less than 30 minutes18.1%28.2% -10.1%
    30 to 44 minutes26.3%24.2% +2.1%
    45 to 59 minutes19.3%16.4% +2.9%
    60 or more minutes36.3%31.2% +5.1%

Source: 2000 Census

Average Price to Lease a Home Property in Chicago, Illinois

# Bedrooms Feb Jan Dec 3 Month % change
1 Bed $1,713 $1,658 $1,427 20%
2 Bed $1,619 $1,698 $1,584 2.2%
3 Bed $1,721 $1,835 $1,990 -13.5%
4 Bed $1,769 $1,863 $2,513 -29.6%

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Houses for Rent in Cities Near Chicago, IL

MyNewPlace can help you find the Chicago, IL home rental that will work best for you. Using our rental home search, you can view townhomes or condos for rent if you want to live downtown, or check out the rental listings for single family house rentals in the surrounding areas. Try one of these cities below for more rental houses near Chicago, IL.