Finding Affordable Housing in Illinois

Welcome to! Here it is easy to find information on Illinois low income apartments. Just click on a city in the list of Illinois cities below.

Most listings found here are descriptions of affordable housing in Illinois. There is a range of options for the low income renter seeking housing in Illinois, including listings of housing types sponsored by Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and properties sponsored by state or local housing authorities.

Some apartments listed here will require prospective residents to meet income eligibility requirements and other guidelines specific to a housing authority, and other properties will be open to all residents needing Illinois low income apartments.

The listings are not comprehensive for each geographic area, but we do strive to provide as many listings as available per city in Illinois. Our goal is to match each website user with as many affordable housing opportunities as possible.

We welcome user reviews and corrections of property listings. It is also our desire to meet your information needs. If you need help, please do not hesitate to contact us. You should be able to find affordable housing in Illinois without paying too much!

Counties in Illinois

Cities in Illinois

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  • Briarwood West Apartments
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Family)
    • Crystal Lake, IL - 60014
    • (815) 459-7788
    Amenities: Appliances; Central A/C; Window Coverings; Carpet/Vinyl; Full Basement; Free-Off Street Parking; Community Room with Kitchen; On-Site Coin Operated Laundry; Play Area; Exterior Locked Mailboxes; Social Activity Program; Convenient Location
  • Diversey Square Ii
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Family)
    • Chicago, IL - 60647
    • (773) 227-8203
    Amenities: 24hr on-call maintenance; Appliances; Cable ready; Controlled entry; Heat included in rent
  • Jorge Hernandez Apartments
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Family)
    • Chicago, IL - 60639
    • (773) 772-4800
    Amenities: 24 hour on-call maintenance; Appliances; Cable ready; Laundry facilities; Wall-to-wall carpeting
  • Ozanam Village
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Elderly)
    • Chicago, IL - 60612
    • (773) 533-0001
    Ozanam Village is a senior citizen housing-only residence located in Chicago, Illinois.It consists of 61 one-bedroom units, each of which include a living/dining area, kitchen with appliances, bedroom, bathroom and closets. Carpeting, blinds and air conditioners are provided. Community space consists of laundry facilities, mailbox lobby, public restrooms, offices, an activity room and a community room with a kitchen. Ozanam Village is sponsored by Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago and is financed under the Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. It is operated by the Catholic Charities Housing Development Corporation. Property is striving to be smoke-free as of April 1, 2012, common areas and resident units.
  • Greenwood Estates
    Subsidized, Low-Rent Apartment (for Family)
    • Peoria, IL - 61605
    • (309) 674-6038
    Greenwood Estates (formerly known as Village Green Apartments) is a 120 unit community for low income families in the city of Peoria. The property has undergone a dramatic transformation within the last year, and has now reopened as a safe, secure and beautiful environment for families to enjoy. Greenwood Estates is conveniently located close to downtown Peoria, the Peoria Civic Center, pools and parks. Amenities and Improvements: Affordable Subsidized Rents; Becoming a secure, gated community; On-site and emergency maintenance; New landscaping and grounds beautification; A security detail, staffed by off-duty Peoria police officers; Newly-renovated apartments; Washer/dryer hookups; Keyed access; New energy- efficient HVAC systems; Ample parking.