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Carbondale, IL Real Estate

Carbondale, Illinois is located in Jackson County. Nearby cities and towns include De Soto, Murphysboro, Cambria, Makanda, Harrison, Carterville, Hurst, Crainville, Bush, Colp, Alto Pass, Energy, Herrin, Royalton, Elkville, Cobden, Vergennes, Gorham, Dowell, Freeman Spur, Zeigler, Grand Tower, Marion, Whiteash, Spillertown, Johnston City, Goreville, Anna, Mulkeytown, Ava, Jonesboro, Orient, Du Quoin, Christopher, West Frankfort, North City, Altenburg, Pittsburg, Buckner, St. Johns, Buncombe, Creal Springs, Frohna, Valier, Crab Orchard, Campbell Hill, and West City. Carbondale is a suburban community with a population of 26,664. The median household income is $17,292. In Carbondale, 22% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 16% of the households. Half the population of Carbondale commutes 11 minutes or less to work, with 69% of residents holding white collar jobs and 31% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Carbondale, IL is 29 years, with 23% of those homes owned, 70% rented, and 7% not occupied. In the previous year, 144 Carbondale properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Carbondale in the previous year was $107,696.

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Carbondale offers a range of educational opportunities with 3 elementary schools, one middle school and one high school.

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Carbondale, IL Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Carbondale, IL
  • 78% Single
  • 22% Married
  • 51% Single
  • 49% Married

Male VS. Female

Carbondale, IL
  • 47% Female
  • 53% Male
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Carbondale, IL

  • 32
  • 38
  • Carbondale, IL
  • Illinois

Average Age of Homes in Carbondale, IL

  • 29
  • 38
  • Carbondale, IL
  • Illinois

Vacant Homes in Carbondale, IL

  • 7%
  • 8%
  • Carbondale, IL
  • Illinois

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $39,374
  • $77,034
  • Carbondale, IL
  • Illinois

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Carbondale, IL
  • 23% Owned
  • 70% Rented
  • 60% Owned
  • 32% Rented