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Apartments for rent in Western Springs, IL

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Local Guide

See what Western Springs, IL has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Western Springs Demographics

Education

High School

9%

Associate's

15%

Bachelor's

49%

Master's

24%

Doctorate

3%

Family Size

2 people

39%

3 people

17%

4 people

26%

5 people

14%

6+ people

4%

Household Income

0-50k

13%

50-100k

14%

100-150k

16%

150-200k

16%

200k+

40%

Age

0-10

18%

10-20

16%

20-45

20%

45-65

30%

65+

17%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Western Springs?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
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*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.

Getting Around Western Springs

Western Springs Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

23%

15-30 Mins

24%

30-40 Mins

14%

40-60 Mins

23%

60+ Mins

15%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 6262

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 6 of 10 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 8 of 10 renters

Percentage: 5858

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 9 of 10 renters

Top Scores: Art, Medicine, Nightlife

Things To Do In Western Springs

Top Score

Fine Arts

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Western Springs draws a crowd for its fine art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 75% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. A standard number of fine art centers compared to 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. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 69% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. Significantly more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Happy hour starts at six around here.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 100% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 100% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Western Springs is shrubby, not shabby.

  1. A high number of parks per resident
  2. 62% fewer parks than average
  3. Significantly more parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

If you love to shop, Western Springs is a good fit.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer shops than average
  3. 100% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An average foodie scene: not too cold and not too hot.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 90% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 30% fewer restaurants 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. 47% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. Significantly more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? Western Springs doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 63% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. Significantly more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 87% fewer gyms than average
  3. 58% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This supermarket score is far from superior.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 91% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 29% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fasten your seat belt, it's a long way to get gas.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 87% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 17% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Western Springs Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 10 of 10 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 10 of 10 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 10 of 10 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 9 of 10 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 9 of 10 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 9 of 10 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 8 of 10 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 8 of 10 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 8 of 10 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 8 of 10 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 8 of 10 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 7 of 10 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 7 of 10 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 6 of 10 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 6 of 10 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 6 of 10 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 6 of 10 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 7 of 10 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 7 of 10 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 7 of 10 renters

Western Springs Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in Western Springs

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Western Springs, IL

The small city of Western Springs, Illinois is home to approximately 13,000 people. Families with young children will feel welcome, as kids under 5 make up an above-average 8% of the community, while young adults figure less prominently in the demographics. Home ownership is more common than renting in Western Springs, and 6% of residents rent. With an average rent of $1,721 a month, exceeding the state average by $669 per month, relatively high rent costs could be playing a role in the higher levels of ownership.

Western Springs has a large concentration of residents over the age of 25 who have advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 16% possess a Master's or a Doctorate. In addition, 27% have a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. Many Western Springs residents work in one of three industries: scientific, healthcare, and finance. Together, these industries account for 23% of the city's workforce. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many residents work in management, which ranks as the top career path in the city. Western Springs workers bring in an average annual income of just under $144,000, about $66,000 more than the average Illinois resident. Western Springs's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345.

With an average commute time of about 35 minutes, longer than most cities in the state, Western Springs residents find that getting to work takes some patience. Driving is the most common means of commuting to work, chosen by 30% of workers, while public transportation is used by just 9% of the population. Walking (2%) isn't a common way to get to work, though the number does exceed the national average.