Northern Illinois University

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety

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This campus is safe, with only a few instances of property crime. The most arrests on campus stem from under age drinking and drug related (minor) arrests. The city of DeKalb has around 43,700 people living in its borders, and in that population a total of 1,844 crimes were reported over the course of a year. This actually makes the city 14% safer than other cities in the United States. Statistics show that a person becoming a victim in DeKalb is 1 in 204, which isn’t bad at all considering other cities crime rates nearby, such as Chicago.

 
 
Economy and Jobs

Economy and Jobs

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Don’t let the recent economic downturn push you away from the city of DeKalb, Illinois. Their future job growth is predicted to increase by 30% over the next ten years, so that is definitely something to keep in mind. The average household income is around $43,185, which isn’t too bad even if it is slightly under the national average. It’s just the average afterall, not the rule. Most people working in DeKalb find their careers in sales, professional jobs (nursing, education etc) or in an office setting.

 
 

We Have 27 Northern Illinois University Apartment Listings


 
Picture Bedrooms Rent Address Updated
thumbnail 1 - 3 Bed $790 - $1,230 0.13 miles from Northern Illinois University June 13th
thumbnail 2 - 4 Bed $989 - $1,369 0.76 miles from Northern Illinois University June 13th
1 Bed $550 Varsity Blvd/Annie Glidden, Dekalb, IL July 31st
thumbnail 3 Bed $975 220 Grove Street, Dekalb, IL July 31st
thumbnail 0 - 3 Bed $539 - $1,048 807-833 Ridge Drive, Dekalb, IL August 1st
3 Bed $1,675 1482 Sunflower Drive, Dekalb, IL July 30th
thumbnail 2 Bed $800 230 Fisk Avenue, Dekalb, IL July 30th
thumbnail 3 Bed $1,275 2502 E Alpha Court, Dekalb, IL July 31st
thumbnail 3 Bed $1,350 2074 Creek Court, Dekalb, IL July 30th
thumbnail 3 Bed $1,300 540 N 7Th Street, Dekalb, IL July 30th
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Name Bedrooms Price Range
Two - Three $695 - $860
Two $650
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