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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 6/12/2024

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Local Reviews

Many places to eat. Places with live music. Good mixture of people. There is a mixture of churches and religions. There are year round activities. Many schools.

Bars and restaurants bring in people from all diversity and communities to hang out together as one to hand out

I liked the building it self it just nice and cool to live it. Good place to be and all of that stuff.

you know each time i see the police it good and want to see people stand up and protection others been a long time to see does want good want

Small businesses are nearby. There's a large city park within walking distance. Locals are usually pretty friendly to each other daily.

I like the upkeep, everything looks nice and clean .one of my favorite burger spots is 15 minutes away so that's nice and convenient

Demographics

Education

High School

36%

Associate's

30%

Bachelor's

19%

Master's

12%

Doctorate

3%

Family Size

2 people

45%

3 people

26%

4 people

16%

5 people

8%

6+ people

4%

Household Income

0-50k

60%

50-100k

23%

100-150k

9%

150-200k

4%

200k+

4%

Age

0-10

11%

10-20

12%

20-45

38%

45-65

24%

65+

15%

Affordability

Percentage: 4/54/5

Renters gave this area a 4 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 6/12/2024

*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 South 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 South 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 6/12/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

4%

Compared to National Average

9.4%

The cost of living in South Side, Chicago, IL is 4% higher than the state average and 9.4% higher than the national average. South 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 South 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 South 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%
La Porte$965-11%
Joliet$962+8%
Waukegan$910+1%
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%
La Porte$1,140-18%
Joliet$1,090+8%
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%
La Porte$1,613+9%
Oak Lawn$1,500--
Merrillville$1,472+10%
Waukegan$1,447-1%
Crown Point$1,349+2%
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%
West Town$1,600-22%
Logan Square$1,600--
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%
Beverly$1,500--
West Town$1,500-32%
Far Southwest Side$1,500--
Bridgeport$1,495--
Ravenswood$1,495-19%
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--
Bridgeport$1,800+81%
Northwest Side$1,800+20%
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

14%

15-30 Mins

28%

30-40 Mins

22%

40-60 Mins

18%

60+ Mins

18%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 7373

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 16 of 26 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 20 of 26 renters

Percentage: 7676

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 13 of 26 renters

Percentage: 6868

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 20 of 26 renters

Need A Car

Yes

Say 13 of 26 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Childcare

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

South Side Chicago is full of places your child can play all day.

  1. A high number of daycares per resident
  2. 99% more daycares than average
  3. 61% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Parks

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll be living the park life in South Side Chicago.

  1. A high number of parks per resident
  2. 99% more parks than average
  3. 65% more parks than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Things are looking up, there's supermarkets to be found 'round here.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 98% more grocery stores than average
  3. 15% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The restaurant scene here is really cooking with gas.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 99% more restaurants than average
  3. 18% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

South Side Chicago has the right frame of mind for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 99% more fine art centers than average
  3. 47% more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Hospitals

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Things are looking healthy in South Side Chicago for hospitals.

  1. Few hospitals per resident
  2. 98% more hospitals than average
  3. A standard number of hospitals compared to areas of a similar size

Medical Care

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

More of a gem than germ, this South Side Chicago is not too bad for medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 97% more medical facilities than average
  3. 55% fewer medical facilities 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. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 98% more gas stations than average
  3. 20% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too cold, not too hot. An average town for coffee.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 98% more coffee shops than average
  3. 12% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Nightlife is on the rocks in South Side Chicago.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 97% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 14% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The shopping scene here is a size medium.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 97% more shops than average
  3. 81% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in South Side Chicago.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 94% more gyms than average
  3. Far fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? South Side Chicago doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 97% more pet facilities than average
  3. 36% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Theaters

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

South Side Chicago sits in the middle of the pack for theater.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. 98% more theaters than average
  3. 23% more theaters than areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not exactly a Tilt-a-Whirl, but there's fun to be had.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. 95% more amusement parks than average
  3. Far fewer amusement parks than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 24 of 26 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 21 of 26 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 20 of 26 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 20 of 26 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 19 of 26 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 17 of 26 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 17 of 26 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 16 of 26 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 16 of 26 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 14 of 26 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 13 of 26 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 13 of 26 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 14 of 26 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 14 of 26 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 16 of 26 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 17 of 26 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 18 of 26 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 18 of 26 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 19 of 26 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 22 of 26 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in South Side Chicago

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