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Average Rent in Chicago, IL

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Chicago Studio - $1,470+16%
Chicago 1 Bed - $1,920+6%
Chicago 2 Beds - $2,500+9%
Last updated 6/22/2024

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Local Reviews

Love the small businesses and walkability of the area. There are lots of shops, restaurants and activities near by. There is decent parking and public transportation.

I have lived here for 20 years. It is an amazing neighborhood with great people. The third best elementary school in the city.

Decent options for pubs/restaurants, while still not a noisy neighbourhood. Very well connected with public transport & walkable.

I like that the neighborhood is very walkable and very close to public transportation. There are plenty of entertainment options such as plenty of restaurants and bars in the area.

It's has a big softball complex across the road. It is hidden so nobody knows that there's even a street. And no outlet dead end road

I love living in a walkable community, where I don't need to own a car to go about my daily life. I also love living just a short walk from the park and Lake Michigan. It's great for recreation.

Demographics

Education

High School

18%

Associate's

14%

Bachelor's

45%

Master's

21%

Doctorate

3%

Family Size

2 people

46%

3 people

24%

4 people

19%

5 people

7%

6+ people

3%

Household Income

0-50k

26%

50-100k

27%

100-150k

18%

150-200k

10%

200k+

19%

Age

0-10

11%

10-20

7%

20-45

56%

45-65

18%

65+

8%

Affordability

Percentage: 2/52/5

Renters gave this area a 2 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 6/22/2024

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Rent Trends

Average rent in North Side, Chicago, IL

In Chicago, IL, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,470 to $2,500. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in North Side, Chicago, IL is $1,470. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,920. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $2,500.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

+16%

Changed from $1,267 to $1,470
1 Bed

+6%

Changed from $1,811 to $1,920
2 Beds

+9%

Changed from $2,294 to $2,500
Last updated 6/22/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

4%

Compared to National Average

9.4%

The cost of living in North Side, Chicago, IL is 4% higher than the state average and 9.4% higher than the national average. North Side, Chicago, IL housing is 39.2% more expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 8.9% less pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 3.4% more in North Side, Chicago, IL than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 7.3% more here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in North Side, Chicago, ILCompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
15.2%
39.2%
Utilities
0.2%
8.9%
Food
1.6%
3.4%
Transportation
0%
5.8%
Healthcare
3.4%
7.3%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Lansing$1,727-11%
Schaumburg$1,544+5%
Lombard$1,499-10%
Chicago$1,470+16%
Naperville$1,462-29%
Oak Lawn$1,450--
Evanston$1,370+6%
Aurora$1,325+5%
Bolingbrook$1,282+21%
Portage$1,160--
Wheaton$990-46%
Joliet$962+8%
Waukegan$910+1%
Kenosha$875+35%
Hammond$870+13%
Valparaiso$850+10%
Merrillville$7620%
Elgin$750--
Michigan City$7120%
Gary$699+7%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Lombard$2,709+22%
Evanston$2,644+19%
Naperville$1,949+8%
Chicago$1,920+6%
Plainfield$1,800+3%
Elgin$1,7920%
Wheaton$1,737+2%
Schaumburg$1,665+5%
Bolingbrook$1,587+40%
Aurora$1,470+9%
Skokie$1,350--
Portage$1,350+35%
Merrillville$1,307+1%
Crown Point$1,259+6%
Lansing$1,175--
Valparaiso$1,164+17%
Waukegan$1,160+4%
Joliet$1,090+8%
Kenosha$1,070-3%
Hammond$1,020+16%
Calumet City$860+5%
Michigan City$8220%
Gary$812+16%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Evanston$3,466+80%
Naperville$2,549+13%
Chicago$2,500+9%
Elgin$2,3900%
Plainfield$2,250-13%
Lombard$2,166-13%
Wheaton$2,010+9%
Aurora$2,007+7%
Schaumburg$1,978+4%
Bolingbrook$1,8120%
Skokie$1,800+14%
Portage$1,672+53%
Oak Lawn$1,500--
Merrillville$1,472+10%
Waukegan$1,447-1%
Crown Point$1,349+2%
Kenosha$1,341-1%
Joliet$1,292+8%
Hammond$1,253+17%
Valparaiso$1,227+9%
Michigan City$1,133+6%
Calumet City$1,070+5%
Gary$905+3%
Lansing$899--

Compare Neighborhoods

Far Southeast Side

$762

1 Bed Avg. Rent

South Shore

$825

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Northwest Side

$995

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Chicago, IL?

For renters in Chicago seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are Far Southeast Side, South Shore, and Northwest Side, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $762, $825, and $995 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Irving Park and Grand Boulevard, where the rents are $995 and $1,195, a favorable comparison to Chicago's overall 1-bedroom average of $1,920.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Chicago, IL?

In Chicago, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Logan Square, Fulton River District, and West Loop. A 1-bedroom apartment in Logan Square averages at $3,900, in Fulton River District it averages $3,524, and in West Loop, the average is $3,140. For additional high-end living options, Near West Side offers 1-bedroom apartments at $2,983, and West Side at $2,726. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $1,920 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Chicago, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Chicago, IL?

In Chicago, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include Wicker Park, Lincoln Park, and West Town. In Wicker Park, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $1,575. Lincoln Park sees average rents of $1,735 for a 1-bedroom unit. West Town offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $1,500. For those seeking other popular areas, River West presents 1-bedroom apartments at $2,150, and North Side at $1,755. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $1,920 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Chicago, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Fulton River District$2,832+44%
Near East Side$2,625+11%
West Side$2,570+56%
Near West Side$2,570+33%
West Loop$2,562+101%
The Loop$2,500-1%
Fulton Market$2,5000%
Lower West Side$2,500--
Far Southwest Side$2,278+210%
Central Station$2,232+17%
Little Italy$2,096+9%
Near South Side$2,034-3%
River North$2,000--
River West$1,900--
Downtown$1,735-11%
Streeterville$1,717-2%
Near North Side$1,6500%
Gold Coast$1,6500%
Logan Square$1,600--
West Town$1,600-22%
Wicker Park$1,600--
East Hyde Park$1,536-9%
Hyde Park$1,490-12%
Buena Park$1,465+7%
South Side$1,436-8%
Far Southeast Side$1,399+106%
Greektown$1,390+9%
Lincoln Park$1,385+20%
North Side$1,327+14%
Lake View East$1,305+9%
Lakeview$1,275+7%
Uptown$1,212-7%
Hyde Park Kenwood Historic District$1,210-30%
Edgewater$1,110-1%
Far North Side$1,100+2%
Edgewater Beach$1,100+1%
Rogers Park$1,065+4%
Lincoln Square$1,050+11%
Ravenswood$1,050+11%
West Ridge$1,025-2%
Albany Park$935--
Northwest Side$925+3%
Irving Park$925+3%
Southwest Side$750--
Woodlawn$740--
South Shore$7250%
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Fulton River District$3,524+46%
West Loop$3,140+10%
Near West Side$2,983+27%
West Side$2,726+21%
Streeterville$2,715-1%
Near East Side$2,680-7%
Little Italy$2,593+16%
Central Station$2,587+4%
Near South Side$2,370+1%
Downtown$2,332-11%
The Loop$2,313-7%
East Hyde Park$2,272+193%
Fulton Market$2,250-23%
Near North Side$2,157-21%
River West$2,150--
Hyde Park$2,124+23%
Gold Coast$2,000-42%
South Side$1,873+87%
Hyde Park Kenwood Historic District$1,801-6%
Lakeview$1,775-7%
North Side$1,755-2%
Lake View East$1,755-2%
Uptown$1,7420%
Lincoln Park$1,735+6%
Buena Park$1,657+8%
Lower West Side$1,595+12%
Wicker Park$1,575--
Far North Side$1,547+5%
West Town$1,500-32%
Beverly$1,500--
Far Southwest Side$1,500--
Ravenswood$1,495-19%
Bridgeport$1,495--
Rogers Park$1,472+6%
Hermosa$1,435--
Edgewater$1,395-9%
Edgewater Beach$1,355-11%
Woodlawn$1,350+8%
West Ridge$1,322+8%
Lincoln Square$1,310-10%
Albany Park$1,3000%
Grand Boulevard$1,195+6%
Northwest Side$995-5%
Irving Park$995-5%
South Shore$8250%
Far Southeast Side$762+5%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Fulton River District$4,781+38%
Near East Side$4,652+16%
Fulton Market$4,250+12%
Central Station$4,068+20%
West Loop$3,897-8%
River West$3,800--
Wicker Park$3,750--
River North$3,650--
Streeterville$3,607-2%
Greektown$3,500--
The Loop$3,379+4%
Near North Side$3,370-7%
Downtown$3,325+1%
Near West Side$3,285+3%
Near South Side$3,211+4%
West Town$3,210-15%
East Hyde Park$3,099+31%
West Side$3,050-6%
Little Italy$3,030-4%
Beverly$2,900--
Edgewater$2,850+75%
Gold Coast$2,795+22%
Hyde Park$2,503+6%
Lakeview$2,450+12%
Lincoln Park$2,420+5%
North Side$2,410+7%
Buena Park$2,395+9%
South Side$2,390+60%
Lake View East$2,372+10%
Uptown$2,295+10%
Hyde Park Kenwood Historic District$2,197-32%
Ravenswood$2,125-22%
Far North Side$2,093+14%
Rogers Park$2,070+5%
Logan Square$1,999-7%
Irving Park$1,925+24%
Grand Boulevard$1,907--
Lower West Side$1,895+49%
Woodlawn$1,850+20%
Far Southwest Side$1,850--
Northwest Side$1,800+20%
Bridgeport$1,800+81%
Albany Park$1,650+10%
Lincoln Square$1,445-43%
West Ridge$1,445+3%
Southwest Side$1,410+18%
Edgewater Beach$1,325-19%
South Shore$1,300+11%
Far Southeast Side$1,100-6%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

8%

15-30 Mins

27%

30-40 Mins

29%

40-60 Mins

25%

60+ Mins

11%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 9292

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 30 of 37 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 32 of 37 renters

Percentage: 8989

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 26 of 37 renters

Percentage: 7777

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 32 of 37 renters

Need A Car

Yes

Say 25 of 37 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Restaurants

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Great service and no need for reservations. A great place for food.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 99% more restaurants than average
  3. 41% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Get your dance shoes on, North Side Chicago looks good for nightlife.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 100% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 63% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Theaters

4.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The spotlight is constantly on in North Side Chicago.

  1. A high number of theaters per resident
  2. 100% more theaters than average
  3. 68% more theaters than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Solid grocery game.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. 99% more grocery stores than average
  3. 45% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

A strong score for fitness in North Side Chicago.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 99% more gyms than average
  3. 46% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Coffee

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Oh la latte, not a bad spot for getting a cup of joe.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 99% more coffee shops than average
  3. 37% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You can shop till you drop in North Side Chicago.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 99% more shops than average
  3. A standard number of shops compared to areas of a similar size

Pet Services

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Sit. Stay. Good boy. North Side Chicago is a good place for pets.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 99% more pet facilities than average
  3. 46% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You won't get sick of medical care here.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 99% more medical facilities than average
  3. A standard number of medical facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Parks

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

North Side Chicago is shrubby, not shabby.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 99% more parks than average
  3. 26% more parks than areas of a similar size

Childcare

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

North Side Chicago earns a gold star for childcare.

  1. Few daycares per resident
  2. 99% more daycares than average
  3. 15% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Just the ticket: amusement parks are an uplifting presence in North Side Chicago.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. 98% more amusement parks than average
  3. 19% fewer amusement parks than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Bumper sticker city. This place is good for filling up.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 98% more gas stations than average
  3. 24% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's just about fine for fine art. An average score.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 98% more fine art centers than average
  3. 51% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Hospitals

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

North Side Chicago gets the all clear for hospitals.

  1. Few hospitals per resident
  2. 98% more hospitals than average
  3. 62% fewer hospitals than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 33 of 37 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 32 of 37 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 30 of 37 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 30 of 37 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 30 of 37 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 29 of 37 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 28 of 37 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 27 of 37 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 26 of 37 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 26 of 37 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 23 of 37 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 23 of 37 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 22 of 37 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 20 of 37 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 19 of 37 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 19 of 37 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 21 of 37 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 24 of 37 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 25 of 37 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 31 of 37 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in North Side Chicago

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Find Houses in Nearby Cities

City1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Chicago, IL 4.1 miles$1,920$2,500
Evanston, IL 7.5 miles$2,644$3,466
Hammond, IN 25.9 miles$1,020$1,253
Skokie, IL 7.5 miles$1,350$1,800
Oak Park, IL 6.5 miles$1,354$1,694
Berwyn, IL 8.3 miles$1,350$1,400
Jefferson Park, IL 5.1 miles------
Park Ridge, IL 10 miles$1,695$1,825
Naperville, IL 26.3 miles$1,949$2,549
Gary, IN 29 miles$812$905

Find Houses in Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhood1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
North Side$1,755$2,410
Lakeview 1.3 miles$1,775$2,450
Lincoln Park 1.6 miles$1,735$2,420
Lake View East 1.7 miles$1,755$2,372
Logan Square 1.3 miles$3,900$1,999
North Center 1 miles$1,595$2,295
Lathrop 0.6 miles$1,645$1,695
Bucktown 1 miles$1,850$2,700
Wicker Park 1.7 miles$1,575$3,750
West Lakeview 0.8 miles$2,675$3,800