Carbondale, Illinois 

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Population

26,399

2% Decline

Unemployment Rate

6.6%

Median Income

$17,677

Avg. Home Price

$105,200

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Country: United States
State: Illinois
County: Jackson County
Metro Area: Carbondale-Marion Metro Area
City: Carbondale
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.


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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Carbondale is 6.6% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Carbondale jobs have increased by 2.08%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Carbondale's cost of living is 14.90% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Carbondale's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Carbondale's population is 26,399 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -2.35%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Carbondale is $105,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 0.17%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Carbondale public schools spend $13,177 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.4 students per teacher in Carbondale. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Carbondale

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The median home price in Carbondale is $105,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Carbondale   7 Reviews
Grew up Here, Went to College Here, Have a Career - 11/30/2016
I've lived in C'dale for over 30 years. I got an excellent education here - Giant City School was great, though fairly insular and not very diverse (among its drawbacks... Read More

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The Dale - 7/15/2008
I like Carbondale. It is relaxing and an easy way to go about getting a college degree. It has its ups and downs, mainly with the people in the town not recognizing the... Read More

Disagree with the other opinions - 2/29/2008
All of the comments are negative here and seem to me to be misleading. The idea that you have to have a lot of money in Carbondale is ridiculous. The price of cultural... Read More


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