Carbondale, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Carbondale, Illinois Info Snack

Population
25,597
Unemployment
10.0%
Poverty
43.1%
Median Home
$117,500
Median Income
$22,152
Median Rent
$714

Carbondale SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
5
Affordability
3
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

Carbondale, IL Crime Report

1,140
Total Crimes
4,516.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
82.35%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Carbondale
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,140 4,516.3 2,253.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 208 824.0 406.9 366.7
Murder 1 4.0 6.6 5.0
Robbery 38 150.5 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 121 479.4 254.0 250.2
Property Crime 932 3,692.3 1,846.5 2,109.9
Burglary 113 447.7 271.7 340.5
Larceny 779 3,086.1 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 40 158.5 148.2 219.9

Carbondale, IL Cost Of Living

87
Carbondale's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Carbondale Illinois National Average
Overall 87 98 100
Services 91 98 100
Groceries 105 97 100
Health 92 100 100
Housing 66 95 100
Transportation 95 112 100
Utilities 101 97 100

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Rankings for Carbondale in Illinois

Map Of Carbondale, IL

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Population over time in Carbondale

Year Population % Change
2019 25,597 -1.0%
2018 25,846 -1.3%
2017 26,196 0.5%
2016 26,066 -0.5%
2015 26,192 -0.7%
2014 26,374 0.6%
2013 26,223 1.0%
2012 25,961 0.8%
2011 25,747 0.1%
2010 25,732 -

Race / Ethnicity in Carbondale

White
58.2% (14,895)
African American
26.7% (6,833)
American Indian
0.3% (79)
Asian
5.7% (1,463)
Hawaiian
0.1% (22)
Other
0.7% (170)
Two Or More
2.9% (744)
Hispanic
5.4% (1,391)
Race Carbondale IL USA
White 58.2% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 26.7% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 5.7% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.7% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.4% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in Carbondale

Female
48.6% (12,450)
Male
51.4% (13,147)
Gender Carbondale IL USA
Female 48.6% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 51.4% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carbondale for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (767)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (767)
High School / GED
14.0% (3,583)
Some College
27.0% (6,911)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (2,303)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (4,351)
Master's Degree
17.0% (4,351)
Professional Degree
3.0% (767)
Doctorate Degree
7.0% (1,791)
Education Carbondale IL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 17.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 7.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Carbondale, Illinois

Less than $10,000
25.7% (657,490)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.5% (294,711)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.3% (442,799)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.5% (217,618)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.7% (248,846)
$50,000 to $74,999
9.2% (235,184)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.7% (145,404)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.9% (151,015)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (107,345)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (59,283)
Income Carbondale IL USA
Less than $10,000 25.7% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.5% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.3% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.5% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.7% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 9.2% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.7% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.9% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 8.3% 7.7%

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