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Illinois Fair Market Rents

2024 Fair Market Rents

2024 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 $958.

The highest average FMR for a two-bedroom apartment in the United States is $2,095 in Hawaii. The lowest for a two-bedroom apartment is $574 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 $1,714 in Cook County, DuPage County, and 4 others. The lowest FMR for a two-bedroom apartment is $807 in Cumberland County.

Illinois ($958) has a 20.7% lower FMR for 2-Bedroom housing than the average of the US ($1,208) and therefore has a lower gross rent.

Illinois is rank 46th out of 56 States and territories. This means the FMRs, or in other words, the gross rent is lower than 45 other States and territories. Illinois is the 11th cheapest State or territory in terms of FMRs.

Average FMRs for Illinois

46th
Rank
$690
Studio
$767
1-person
$958
2-person
$1,245
3-person
$1,390
4-person
Counties in Illinois (102)
County Rank Studio 1-Bed 2-Bed 3-Bed 4-Bed
Cook County 1st $1,399 $1,507 $1,714 $2,182 $2,583
DuPage County 1st $1,399 $1,507 $1,714 $2,182 $2,583
Kane County 1st $1,399 $1,507 $1,714 $2,182 $2,583
Lake County 1st $1,399 $1,507 $1,714 $2,182 $2,583
McHenry County 1st $1,399 $1,507 $1,714 $2,182 $2,583
Will County 1st $1,399 $1,507 $1,714 $2,182 $2,583
Kendall County 7th $1,180 $1,325 $1,741 $2,453 $2,564
Grundy County 8th $1,025 $1,134 $1,490 $1,947 $1,984
DeKalb County 9th $899 $1,014 $1,327 $1,870 $2,252
Calhoun County 10th $928 $972 $1,209 $1,565 $1,818
Clinton County 10th $928 $972 $1,209 $1,565 $1,818
Jersey County 10th $928 $972 $1,209 $1,565 $1,818
Madison County 10th $928 $972 $1,209 $1,565 $1,818
Monroe County 10th $928 $972 $1,209 $1,565 $1,818
St. Clair County 10th $928 $972 $1,209 $1,565 $1,818
Kankakee County 16th $789 $886 $1,164 $1,569 $1,619
McLean County 17th $782 $869 $1,103 $1,536 $1,541
Champaign County 18th $880 $885 $1,049 $1,372 $1,397
Piatt County 18th $880 $885 $1,049 $1,372 $1,397
Menard County 20th $725 $873 $1,070 $1,421 $1,459
Sangamon County 20th $725 $873 $1,070 $1,421 $1,459
Williamson County 22nd $743 $744 $978 $1,313 $1,561
Boone County 23rd $699 $785 $1,031 $1,380 $1,423
Winnebago County 23rd $699 $785 $1,031 $1,380 $1,423
Alexander County 25th $685 $742 $933 $1,315 $1,540
Macon County 26th $686 $770 $943 $1,287 $1,395
Henry County 27th $646 $773 $953 $1,247 $1,437
Mercer County 27th $646 $773 $953 $1,247 $1,437
Rock Island County 27th $646 $773 $953 $1,247 $1,437
Macoupin County 30th $712 $717 $942 $1,235 $1,428
Marshall County 31st $683 $756 $965 $1,258 $1,293
Peoria County 31st $683 $756 $965 $1,258 $1,293
Stark County 31st $683 $756 $965 $1,258 $1,293
Tazewell County 31st $683 $756 $965 $1,258 $1,293
Woodford County 31st $683 $756 $965 $1,258 $1,293
LaSalle County 36th $694 $699 $918 $1,248 $1,357
Vermilion County 37th $691 $728 $956 $1,191 $1,273
Jackson County 38th $632 $714 $932 $1,224 $1,312
Johnson County 39th $617 $727 $910 $1,100 $1,453
Bond County 40th $605 $794 $893 $1,163 $1,342
Ogle County 41st $674 $709 $932 $1,182 $1,241
Fulton County 42nd $649 $654 $859 $1,126 $1,332
Jefferson County 43rd $679 $683 $898 $1,126 $1,196
Bureau County 44th $603 $677 $890 $1,093 $1,284
Livingston County 45th $610 $678 $890 $1,158 $1,198
Pulaski County 46th $557 $658 $807 $1,137 $1,369
De Witt County 47th $566 $628 $825 $1,107 $1,400
Putnam County 48th $552 $677 $814 $1,059 $1,381
McDonough County 49th $579 $672 $845 $1,104 $1,261
Schuyler County 50th $553 $719 $807 $999 $1,369
Crawford County 51st $553 $678 $807 $1,038 $1,369
Richland County 51st $553 $719 $807 $1,034 $1,332
Douglas County 53rd $699 $703 $820 $1,077 $1,144
Adams County 54th $593 $666 $875 $1,137 $1,165
Logan County 55th $662 $666 $844 $1,109 $1,124
Cass County 56th $553 $633 $807 $1,088 $1,315
Lee County 57th $553 $710 $807 $1,137 $1,188
Moultrie County 58th $553 $616 $807 $1,137 $1,276
Perry County 59th $553 $614 $807 $1,137 $1,271
Effingham County 60th $625 $629 $807 $1,125 $1,173
Washington County 61st $570 $741 $832 $1,042 $1,161
Edgar County 62nd $553 $702 $807 $1,042 $1,227
Coles County 63rd $575 $645 $848 $1,123 $1,133
Edwards County 64th $553 $614 $807 $976 $1,369
Mason County 64th $553 $647 $807 $1,067 $1,245
Warren County 64th $547 $620 $807 $1,095 $1,250
Henderson County 67th $622 $641 $807 $1,122 $1,126
Clark County 68th $576 $688 $840 $1,082 $1,119
Marion County 69th $560 $666 $807 $1,041 $1,219
Randolph County 69th $547 $614 $807 $1,040 $1,285
Gallatin County 71st $553 $711 $807 $1,074 $1,126
Union County 72nd $620 $668 $807 $1,058 $1,106
Carroll County 73rd $553 $650 $807 $1,002 $1,238
Shelby County 74th $574 $637 $837 $1,012 $1,189
Massac County 75th $547 $675 $807 $1,089 $1,126
Whiteside County 76th $589 $644 $846 $1,033 $1,127
Jo Daviess County 77th $596 $680 $807 $1,071 $1,075
Hancock County 78th $553 $680 $807 $1,043 $1,145
Christian County 79th $580 $644 $846 $1,023 $1,127
Fayette County 80th $596 $708 $807 $1,031 $1,075
Wabash County 81st $547 $614 $807 $1,122 $1,126
Greene County 82nd $579 $642 $844 $1,020 $1,124
Morgan County 83rd $553 $614 $807 $1,000 $1,234
Brown County 84th $570 $632 $831 $1,005 $1,159
Pike County 85th $610 $614 $807 $976 $1,183
Iroquois County 86th $605 $619 $813 $1,025 $1,112
Hamilton County 87th $553 $653 $807 $1,029 $1,126
Montgomery County 88th $579 $614 $807 $1,074 $1,075
Knox County 89th $596 $614 $807 $1,055 $1,075
Pope County 90th $553 $617 $807 $1,035 $1,126
Clay County 91st $553 $630 $807 $1,019 $1,126
White County 91st $547 $635 $807 $1,071 $1,075
Ford County 93rd $553 $614 $807 $1,071 $1,075
Saline County 93rd $553 $614 $807 $1,071 $1,075
Stephenson County 95th $552 $620 $814 $997 $1,136
Franklin County 96th $547 $614 $807 $1,018 $1,127
Jasper County 97th $553 $631 $807 $976 $1,126
Wayne County 98th $553 $614 $807 $979 $1,126
Hardin County 99th $553 $614 $807 $976 $1,126
Lawrence County 100th $553 $614 $807 $997 $1,079
Scott County 101st $553 $620 $807 $976 $1,075
Cumberland County 102nd $553 $614 $807 $976 $1,075

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