Riverdale Apartments for Rent in Chicago

Long known for its quiet suburban location and affordable housing market, Riverdale, IL has quickly become a center for families and young professionals who seek a comfortable suburban lifestyle but with easy access to Chicago, western Indiana and downstate Illinois. It’s prime location on many of the area’s most convenient transportation hubs makes living in Riverdale apartments a smart and safe housing option.

When you rent a Riverdale apartment with Pangea, your amenities may include:
  • On-site Laundry
  • Parking Available
  • Pre-wired Phone/Cable
  • Heat Included


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Population and Geography

Riverdale is an independent village of Cook County, IL and sits within the 60827 ZIP code. With a population of around 15,000, Riverdale is a quiet but growing community with strong ties to Chicago, about 10 miles north and western Indiana, just a few miles east. Riverdale apartments are located in the village if located between Ashland Avenue, Halsted streets and 141st Street near Pullman.


Riverdale apartments have become increasingly popular due to their proximity to several major highways. Riverdale apts allow residents of Riverdale apts the ability to easily access Chicago to the north, Indiana to the east and downstate Illinois to the southwest. Residents of Riverdale apartments are within a few short miles of the following major thoroughfares:

  • I-57 connects Riverdale apts residents to downstate IL and Chicago
  • I-80 connecting Riverdale apts to western Illinois, Indiana and eventually Michigan
  • I-94 provides Riverdale apartment residents access to Chicago, northern suburbs, Wisconsin and Indiana
  • I-294 allows Riverdale apts residents easy access around Chicago to the western and northern suburbs

Residents of Riverdale apartments also have easy access to public transportation via Metra’s Electric District line, linking Chicago to University Park. Riverdale apartment residents can access the following stations:

  • Ivanhoe Metra Station on 144th Street
  • Riverdale Metra Station on 138th Street
  • 147th Metra Station on 147th Street/Sibley Road


Shopping and Recreation

Residents of Riverdale apartments benefit from a number of restaurant and shopping hotspots within easy reach of their Riverdale apts. Food and restaurant choices in the neighborhood include:

  • I-57 Rib House at 14510 S. Indiana Ave
  • China Palace at 14114 S. Indiana Ave
  • Andy’s Hot Dogs at 14344 S. Indiana Ave
  • Rene’s Pizza at 13801 School Street
  • Harold’s Chicken at 14224 S. Indiana Ave
  • Ben’s Kitchen at 168 W. 144th Street

Riverdale apartment residents also have easy access to multiple shopping destinations along Indiana Avenue and beyond, including:

  • Marvelous Wear at 1355 W. 127th St
  • Walmart at 16771 Torrence Ave
  • Kmart at 17550 Halsted St.
  • Kohl’s at 17620 Halsted St.
  • Target at 17605 Halsted St.
  • River Oaks Shopping Center at 1 River Oaks Center Dr.


Neighborhood Schools

Riverdale apt families benefit from a number of high-quality schools within close proximity of our most popular Riverdale apartments.

  • Washington Elementary School
  • Riverdale School
  • Park Elementary School
  • Dolton School District 148
  • Gen George Patton Elementary School


Finding the Right Riverdale Apartment

If you’re looking to find a safe, convenient and affordable apartment, there’s just one place to turn. Pangea Real Estate offers rehabbed Riverdale apartments with convenient locations to major transportation, businesses, and restaurants. Our affordable, limited credit score check Riverdale apartments offer exceptional amenities at a prices that can’t be beat. If you’re looking for Riverdale apartments under $1200, $1000, $800 or even $600, you’ve come to the right place! Pangea even helps customers find Riverdale apartments that accept Section 8 or other government vouchers.

Stop searching and start living. Contact Pangea today to find the Riverdale apartment that is right for you.