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Popular Rental Properties in Chicago, Illinois

Majestic Home bordering Gouwens Park

Majestic Home bordering Gouwens Park

South Holland, Illinois, 60473

3+ Bedrooms

18416 Aberdeen Street, Homewood

18416 Aberdeen Street, Homewood

Homewood, Illinois, 60430

3+ Bedrooms

Dual Storied with Polished Hardwood and Plush Carp

Dual Storied with Polished Hardwood and Plush Carp

Matteson, Illinois, 60443

3+ Bedrooms

Expansive Hardwood, Stainless Steel Appliances, an

Expansive Hardwood, Stainless Steel Appliances, an

Oak Lawn, Illinois, 60453

3 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 Aug Jul Jun 3 Month % change
1 Bed $2,259 $2,003 $1,705 32.5%
2 Bed $1,588 $1,630 $1,369 16%
3 Bed $1,991 $1,723 $1,725 15.4%
4 Bed $1,538 $1,556 $1,692 -9.1%

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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.