Illinois Fair Market Rents

2022 Fair Market Rents

2022 FMRs in Illinois by county. Click on the map below to view FMRs for a particular county.

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FMRs vary across Illinois based on County and ZIP code as well as number of bedrooms. The average FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in Illinois is $829.

The highest average FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in the United States is $1,888 in Hawaii. The lowest for a two-bedroom apartment is $485 in Puerto Rico.

FMRs in Illinois are based on the price of monthly rent plus the cost of essential utilities. FMRs vary by county or ZIP Code. Generally areas with a lower population density have a lower gross rent (lower FMRs) but there are exceptions.

View the Fair Market Rents Overview for detailed information on how FMRs are calculated. Click on a specific county on the map or from the table below for detailed FMR information including Small Area FMRs.

How does Illinois compare?

The highest FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in Illinois is $1,340 in Cook County, DuPage County, and 4 others. The lowest FMR for a two-bedroom apartment is $735 in Franklin County.

Illinois ($829) has a 16.9% lower FMR for 2-Bedroom housing than the average of the US ($997) and therefore has a lower gross rent.

Illinois is rank 41st out of 56 States and territories. This means the FMRs, or in other words, the gross rent is lower than 40 other States and territories. Illinois is the 16th cheapest State or territory in terms of FMRs.

Average FMRs for Illinois

41st
Rank
$594
Studio
$661
1-person
$829
2-person
$1,085
3-person
$1,213
4-person
Counties in Illinois (102)
County Rank Studio 1-Bed 2-Bed 3-Bed 4-Bed
Cook County 1st $1,059 $1,161 $1,340 $1,697 $2,018
DuPage County 1st $1,059 $1,161 $1,340 $1,697 $2,018
Kane County 1st $1,059 $1,161 $1,340 $1,697 $2,018
Lake County 1st $1,059 $1,161 $1,340 $1,697 $2,018
McHenry County 1st $1,059 $1,161 $1,340 $1,697 $2,018
Will County 1st $1,059 $1,161 $1,340 $1,697 $2,018
Kendall County 7th $988 $995 $1,303 $1,851 $1,901
Grundy County 8th $910 $916 $1,205 $1,514 $1,634
DeKalb County 9th $714 $811 $1,044 $1,483 $1,787
Champaign County 10th $824 $829 $977 $1,252 $1,325
Piatt County 10th $824 $829 $977 $1,252 $1,325
Kankakee County 12th $650 $743 $978 $1,315 $1,430
Calhoun County 13th $689 $745 $947 $1,230 $1,449
Clinton County 13th $689 $745 $947 $1,230 $1,449
Jersey County 13th $689 $745 $947 $1,230 $1,449
Madison County 13th $689 $745 $947 $1,230 $1,449
Monroe County 13th $689 $745 $947 $1,230 $1,449
St. Clair County 13th $689 $745 $947 $1,230 $1,449
McLean County 19th $609 $703 $870 $1,225 $1,474
Williamson County 20th $631 $635 $836 $1,097 $1,353
LaSalle County 21st $642 $646 $850 $1,155 $1,242
Boone County 22nd $555 $635 $836 $1,140 $1,214
Winnebago County 22nd $555 $635 $836 $1,140 $1,214
Alexander County 24th $536 $622 $807 $1,146 $1,248
Menard County 25th $560 $681 $843 $1,078 $1,157
Sangamon County 25th $560 $681 $843 $1,078 $1,157
Adams County 27th $603 $640 $842 $1,071 $1,142
Henry County 28th $535 $650 $805 $1,070 $1,209
Mercer County 28th $535 $650 $805 $1,070 $1,209
Rock Island County 28th $535 $650 $805 $1,070 $1,209
Pulaski County 31st $601 $605 $735 $1,044 $1,258
Macon County 32nd $543 $641 $794 $1,110 $1,142
Ford County 33rd $661 $666 $782 $998 $1,107
Marshall County 34th $592 $641 $815 $1,059 $1,106
Peoria County 34th $592 $641 $815 $1,059 $1,106
Stark County 34th $592 $641 $815 $1,059 $1,106
Tazewell County 34th $592 $641 $815 $1,059 $1,106
Woodford County 34th $592 $641 $815 $1,059 $1,106
Brown County 39th $560 $625 $824 $1,025 $1,174
Ogle County 40th $567 $626 $824 $1,043 $1,117
Edwards County 41st $503 $645 $735 $1,007 $1,258
Livingston County 42nd $543 $617 $792 $1,049 $1,135
Vermilion County 43rd $597 $610 $802 $1,038 $1,088
Jefferson County 44th $571 $615 $809 $1,038 $1,097
Jackson County 45th $528 $604 $795 $1,041 $1,161
Shelby County 46th $503 $618 $735 $1,044 $1,227
Washington County 46th $604 $608 $800 $989 $1,126
Richland County 48th $618 $645 $735 $1,044 $1,084
Coles County 49th $527 $603 $793 $1,075 $1,122
Massac County 50th $529 $639 $774 $1,041 $1,103
Union County 51st $488 $568 $735 $1,013 $1,258
McDonough County 52nd $515 $616 $735 $1,016 $1,178
Effingham County 53rd $577 $580 $735 $1,044 $1,116
De Witt County 54th $503 $579 $735 $1,044 $1,176
Morgan County 55th $512 $586 $771 $995 $1,171
Fulton County 56th $566 $570 $750 $927 $1,217
Hancock County 57th $503 $596 $735 $1,003 $1,191
Johnson County 58th $519 $594 $781 $965 $1,159
Douglas County 59th $591 $595 $746 $1,017 $1,050
Henderson County 60th $531 $645 $735 $1,031 $1,034
Logan County 61st $584 $588 $747 $1,005 $1,050
Perry County 62nd $503 $573 $735 $1,044 $1,104
Whiteside County 63rd $524 $599 $788 $974 $1,069
Macoupin County 64th $555 $559 $735 $985 $1,116
Wabash County 64th $510 $583 $767 $1,011 $1,079
Scott County 66th $503 $564 $735 $909 $1,238
Gallatin County 67th $503 $645 $735 $1,031 $1,034
Randolph County 68th $492 $562 $740 $980 $1,170
Clark County 69th $526 $584 $769 $982 $1,082
Moultrie County 70th $503 $559 $735 $1,044 $1,098
Bond County 71st $523 $583 $735 $971 $1,122
Jasper County 71st $503 $631 $735 $1,031 $1,034
Warren County 73rd $488 $602 $735 $1,044 $1,056
Putnam County 74th $534 $591 $757 $976 $1,065
Stephenson County 75th $501 $559 $735 $948 $1,174
Lawrence County 76th $503 $559 $735 $970 $1,149
Lee County 77th $503 $594 $735 $995 $1,067
Schuyler County 78th $503 $559 $735 $909 $1,176
Iroquois County 79th $559 $563 $741 $977 $1,037
Christian County 80th $528 $583 $767 $948 $1,040
Pope County 80th $503 $645 $735 $949 $1,034
Bureau County 82nd $510 $584 $768 $949 $1,041
Edgar County 83rd $503 $645 $735 $909 $1,053
Saline County 84th $503 $559 $735 $987 $1,045
White County 85th $488 $609 $735 $993 $997
Carroll County 86th $503 $559 $735 $909 $1,112
Montgomery County 87th $540 $568 $735 $929 $1,042
Fayette County 88th $541 $627 $735 $909 $997
Hamilton County 89th $503 $620 $735 $909 $1,034
Jo Daviess County 90th $561 $592 $735 $909 $997
Marion County 91st $488 $592 $735 $979 $997
Clay County 92nd $503 $586 $735 $909 $1,052
Knox County 93rd $508 $559 $735 $976 $997
Crawford County 94th $503 $581 $735 $909 $1,034
Pike County 95th $555 $559 $735 $909 $997
Greene County 96th $503 $573 $735 $909 $1,032
Hardin County 97th $503 $559 $735 $909 $1,034
Mason County 98th $503 $590 $735 $909 $997
Cass County 99th $503 $559 $735 $933 $997
Wayne County 100th $503 $559 $735 $916 $997
Cumberland County 101st $503 $559 $735 $909 $997
Franklin County 102nd $488 $559 $735 $916 $997

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Fair Market Rents are estimated by the HUD.