Rent trend data in Chicago, Illinois

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Chicago Rent Trends

As of December 2017, average rent for an apartment in Chicago, IL is $1712 which is a 14.49% decrease from last year when the average rent was $1960 , and a 0.06% decrease from last month when the average rent was $1713.

One bedroom apartments in Chicago rent for $1576 a month on average (a 13.07% decrease from last year) and two bedroom apartment rents average $1876 (a 23.35% decrease from last year).

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All Beds
$1712
1 Beds
$1576
2 Beds
$1876


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2 Beds

1 Bed


MonthAll Beds1 Beds2 Beds
12/2017$1,712$1,576$1,876
11/2017$1,713$1,586$1,876
10/2017$1,770$1,631$1,946
9/2017$1,798$1,649$1,987
8/2017$1,814$1,665$1,995
7/2017$1,849$1,691$2,035
6/2017$1,878$1,727$2,087
5/2017$1,831$1,684$2,047
4/2017$1,856$1,698$2,119
3/2017$1,916$1,735$2,226
2/2017$1,936$1,745$2,284
1/2017$1,942$1,747$2,280
12/2016$1,960$1,782$2,314
11/2016$1,958$1,770$2,307
10/2016$2,032$1,834$2,406
9/2016$2,058$1,857$2,448
8/2016$1,978$1,779$2,346
7/2016$1,958$1,750$2,317
6/2016$1,977$1,757$2,312
5/2016$1,962$1,760$2,289
4/2016$1,924$1,734$2,269
3/2016$1,943$1,743$2,289
2/2016$1,915$1,714$2,229
1/2016$1,810$1,628$2,066
12/2015$1,811$1,599$2,085
11/2015$1,805$1,601$2,068
10/2015$1,817$1,593$2,094
9/2015$1,822$1,597$2,090
8/2015$1,814$1,601$2,086
7/2015$1,815$1,589$2,058
6/2015$1,835$1,601$2,043
5/2015$1,813$1,580$2,032
4/2015$1,798$1,578$2,061
3/2015$1,855$1,559$2,252
2/2015$1,908$1,563$2,462
1/2015$1,933$1,560$2,484
12/2014$1,944$1,529$2,451
11/2014$1,983$1,545$2,553
10/2014$1,995$1,541$2,657
9/2014$1,976$1,515$2,614
8/2014$1,751$1,477$2,008
7/2014$1,755$1,464$2,042
6/2014$1,706$1,440$1,995
5/2014$1,645$1,408$1,929
4/2014$1,521$1,304$1,689
3/2014$1,432$1,187$1,519
2/2014$1,439$1,196$1,508
1/2014$1,512$1,293$1,612
12/2013$1,498$1,281$1,580
11/2013$1,480$1,260$1,543
10/2013$1,469$1,256$1,530
9/2013$1,492$1,268$1,601
8/2013$1,513$1,307$1,628
7/2013$1,487$1,259$1,604
6/2013$1,529$1,291$1,664
5/2013$1,481$1,250$1,610
4/2013$1,447$1,232$1,532
3/2013$1,432$1,202$1,537
2/2013$1,427$1,175$1,567
1/2013$1,439$1,217$1,542
12/2012$1,447$1,210$1,594
11/2012$1,526$1,318$1,692
10/2012$1,542$1,354$1,813
9/2012$1,465$1,246$1,768
8/2012$1,377$1,133$1,629
7/2012$1,381$1,138$1,626
6/2012$1,377$1,112$1,605
5/2012$1,400$1,183$1,609
4/2012$1,365$1,126$1,543
3/2012$1,334$1,103$1,435
2/2012$1,385$1,143$1,595
1/2012$1,387$1,121$1,646
12/2011$1,324$1,059$1,482
11/2011$1,379$1,131$1,598
10/2011$1,454$1,213$1,695
9/2011$1,446$1,168$1,660
8/2011$1,333$1,057$1,489
7/2011$1,277$1,026$1,406
6/2011$1,196$1,001$1,307
5/2011$1,369$1,334$1,487
4/2011$1,502$1,469$1,701
3/2011$1,535$1,506$1,756
2/2011$1,560$1,517$1,822

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Chicago Average Rent By Neighborhood

Near North Side
$2497
Near West Side
$2353
Loop
$2320
Near South Side
$2129
West Town
$1968
Lincoln Park
$1906
North Center
$1882
Avondale
$1741
Armour Square
$1678
Lake View
$1660
Logan Square
$1615
Hyde Park
$1571
Dunning
$1505
Lincoln Square
$1473
Albany Park
$1458
Lower West Side
$1454
O'hare
$1379
Kenwood
$1375
Uptown
$1351
Jefferson Park
$1314
Grand Boulevard
$1288
Irving Park
$1288
Forest Glen
$1277
West Ridge
$1273
Edgewater
$1257
Humboldt Park
$1236
Oakland
$1225
North Park
$1224
Hermosa
$1210
East Garfield Park
$1200
Rogers Park
$1193
Pottage Park
$1183
Bridgeport
$1178
Washington Park
$1173
Fuller Park
$1151
New City
$1134
Woodlawn
$1132
Hegewisch
$1130
West Lawn
$1130
Belmont Cragin
$1125
North Lawndale
$1124
Garfield Ridge
$1118
Morgan Park
$1108
Douglas
$1079
Gage Park
$1074
Norwood Park
$1063
South Lawndale
$1060
Englewood
$1057
West Pullman
$1047
Austin
$1045
West Englewood
$1045
West Garfield Park
$1045
Ashburn
$1041
South Chicago
$1031
Grand Crossing
$1013
Mount Greenwood
$1012
South Deering
$1009
Auburn Gresham
$991
Riverdale
$981
East Side
$960
South Shore
$955
Roseland
$948
Calumet Heights
$933
Burnside
$930
Chicago Lawn
$927
Washington Heights
$905
Chatham
$904
Brighton Park
$899
Avalon Park
$777

The most expensive Chicago neighborhoods to rent apartments are in Near North Side, Near West Side, and Loop.

The cheapest Chicago neignborhoods to rent apartments in are Avalon Park, Brighton Park, and Chatham.

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Near North Side Apartments
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Loop Apartments
Near South Side Apartments
West Town Apartments
Lincoln Park Apartments
North Center Apartments
Avondale Apartments
Armour Square Apartments
Lake View Apartments
Logan Square Apartments
Hyde Park Apartments
Dunning Apartments
Lincoln Square Apartments
Albany Park Apartments
Lower West Side Apartments
O'hare Apartments
Kenwood Apartments
Uptown Apartments
Jefferson Park Apartments
Grand Boulevard Apartments
Irving Park Apartments
Forest Glen Apartments
West Ridge Apartments
Edgewater Apartments
Humboldt Park Apartments
Oakland Apartments
North Park Apartments
Hermosa Apartments
East Garfield Park Apartments
Rogers Park Apartments
Pottage Park Apartments
Bridgeport Apartments
Washington Park Apartments
Fuller Park Apartments
New City Apartments
Woodlawn Apartments
Hegewisch Apartments
West Lawn Apartments
Belmont Cragin Apartments
North Lawndale Apartments
Garfield Ridge Apartments
Morgan Park Apartments
Douglas Apartments
Gage Park Apartments
Norwood Park Apartments
South Lawndale Apartments
Englewood Apartments
West Pullman Apartments
Austin Apartments
West Englewood Apartments
West Garfield Park Apartments
Ashburn Apartments
South Chicago Apartments
Grand Crossing Apartments
Mount Greenwood Apartments
South Deering Apartments
Auburn Gresham Apartments
Riverdale Apartments
East Side Apartments
South Shore Apartments
Roseland Apartments
Calumet Heights Apartments
Burnside Apartments
Chicago Lawn Apartments
Washington Heights Apartments
Chatham Apartments
Brighton Park Apartments
Avalon Park Apartments