Chicago Local Guide


Introducing Chicago, Illinois

Chicago features 711 neighborhoods. Many families in this area enjoy the great amenities available here. Apartment shoppers like Chicago for many different preferences including cost of living, location, education and schools, and the life they have here. Our team has researched all these desires for choosing Chicago, Illinois. We invite you to explore 26,142 apartment complexes on the market in this town.

Lifestyle Ratings

ApartmentHomeLiving brings you our detailed rental search system called 'Lifestyle ratings', composed of rentals and neighborhoods across the USA, including Chicago. LifeStyle Ratings are the best way to sort through finding a place to live - beyond price and floorplan. This takes in many factors including searching for the best amenities, and proximity to parks, places to raise kids, raising pets, transit options, and how walkable or bikeable each community and area is. Use Lifestyle Search in the site filter options on this page - and find your Perfect place!

Getting Around Chicago

Rated by WalkScore as having high-walkability, this area is one where you will want to leave your automobile behind and get out and explore. You will find this town is such that the environment provides walkability to the level that the urban layout and economy supports a lifestyle where and most apartment residents could get by without a car or truck for your day-to-day needs.

Grab your bikes and get your tires aired up! If you are a bicyclist, you will be 'pumped' about Chicago. This is a high Bike Score area, BikeScore is a ranking based on having designated bike lanes, bikeable hills, proximity of bikeable destinations, and detailed surveys conducted with many avid bicyclists on how bikeable the area is.

Schools in Chicago, IL

For families with school-age children, make sure to find out what education and schools serve the apartment communities you are shopping for. Making smart rental home or apartment choices can help place children in good learning and education resources. Ask the leasing staff or owner at your rental about attendence zoning.

For grades 9-12 be sure to consider Kelly High School, the highest-rated high school in this area. For middle-schoolers the highest-rated middle school in this town is Madero Middle School with a GreatSchools Rating of 3/10. Consider Everett Elementary School, the highest-rated elementary school in this city. Everett Elementary School has a GreatSchools Rating of 9/10. Many students from nearby Rush University call this area home.

Chicago Points of Interest

Garfield Park Conservatory is found nearby. People who call this area home have ZIP Code 60657.

Pet Friendly Apartments

Pet Friendly multifamily communities are available here.

Chicago Rental Pricing

An apartment unit for rent in this municipal area is on the average $3,154. The average home rent in Chicago is $4,766. Studio apartments average $1,703 and range from $351 to $4,395. A 2 bedroom apartments averages $2,636 and ranges from $536 to $10,000. On average rent for a 3 bedroom apartment in this city costs you $3,318, and has a range from $845 to $10,000. 4 bedroom (and larger) apartments average $3,613 and range from $995 to $10,000.

US Population Rank for Chicago, IL -
Top 3 Local Schools in Chicago, IL - ApartmentHomeLiving.comSheridan Elementary Math & Science AcademyYoung Magnet High SchoolAlcott College Prep

Frequently Asked Questions about Chicago

How much are Studio apartments in Chicago?

The pricing for 2159 Studio Apartments in Chicago currently ranges from $351 to $10,000 with an average price of $1,704.

What is the current price range for One Bedroom Chicago Apartments for rent?

Today's rental pricing for One Bedroom Apartments in Chicago ranges from $120 to $10,000 with an average monthly rent of $2,166.

What does renting a Two Bedroom Apartment in Chicago cost?

The monthly rent prices of Two Bedroom Apartments currently available in Chicago range from $536 to $10,000. Today's average rental price for Two Bedrooms here is $2,646.

How expensive are Chicago Three Bedroom Apartments?

There are currently 3738 Three Bedroom Apartments listings available in Chicago on The pricing ranges from $845 to $10,000 - averaging $3,322 for the location.