5454 S. Shore Drive. | Photo: Apartment Guide

Curious just how far your dollar goes in Chicago?

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We’ve rounded up the latest places for rent via rental sites Zumper and Apartment Guide to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to locating affordable apartments in Chicago with a budget of up to $2,000/month.

Read on for the listings. (Note: Prices and availability are subject to change.)

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5454 S. Shore Drive (East Hyde Park)

Photo: Apartment Guide

First up, and listed at $1,940/month, this 788-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment is located at 5454 S. Shore Drive.

In the unit, you can anticipate a dishwasher and a mix of hardwood floors and carpeting. The building boasts assigned parking. For those with furry friends in tow, this property is pet-friendly.

According to Walk Score, this location is very walkable, is easy to get around on a bicycle and has good transit options.

(Take a look at the complete listing here.)

North Orleans Street and West Chicago Avenue (Near North)

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Next, check out this studio apartment that’s located at North Orleans Street and West Chicago Avenue. It’s listed for $1,905/month.

The building has garage parking. Also, expect to find a dishwasher, hardwood flooring, in-unit laundry and a walk-in closet in the unit. For those with furry friends in tow, this property is pet-friendly.

Per Walk Score ratings, the area around this address has excellent walkability, is very bikeable and has excellent transit.

(Check out the complete listing here.)

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1400 N. Lake Shore Drive (Gold Coast)

Photo: Apartment Guide
Photo: Apartment Guide

Located at 1400 N. Lake Shore Drive, here’s a 711-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment that’s also listed for $1,905/month.

In the unit, you’ll find hardwood flooring and a dishwasher. Building amenities include a gym and an elevator. Pet lovers are in luck: This property is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly.

Walk Score indicates that this location is a “walker’s paradise,” is quite bikeable and has excellent transit.

(Check out the complete listing here.)

West 14th and South State streets

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Listed at $1,906/month, this studio apartment is located at West 14th and South State streets.

The building offers a gym and garage parking. The apartment also includes a walk-in closet, hardwood flooring, a dishwasher and a balcony. Cats and dogs are not welcome.

According to Walk Score, the surrounding area is a “walker’s paradise,” is easy to get around on a bicycle and has excellent transit.

(Check out the complete listing here.)

765 W. Adams St. (Greektown)

Photo: Zumper
Photo: Zumper

Lastly, here’s a 596-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 765 W. Adams St. that’s going for $1,912/month.

The building boasts garage parking. The apartment also has a dishwasher, a walk-in closet and a mix of hardwood floors and carpeting. Pet lovers are in luck: This rental is both dog-friendly and cat-friendly. The listing specifies a $300 cat fee and a $500 dog fee.

Walk Score indicates that the surrounding area has excellent walkability, is very bikeable and boasts excellent transit options.

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(Take a look at the full listing here.)