City At A Glance

Hiking Trails in Carbondale, IL

Quick Facts:

Population: 26,664
Median Household Income: $17,292
Average Work Commute: 11 Minutes
Median Home Price: $95,000


About Carbondale, IL

Located in southern Illinois, Carbondale has natural beauty, educational resources and cultural attractions. The town’s largest employer, Southern Illinois University, is also one of America's Top Colleges by Forbes. Neighborhoods are lively near campus, and historic districts offer other diverse housing options. The region's four golf courses, Little Grand Canyon and access to lakes make Carbondale a great place to be outdoors.


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Colleges & Universities

SIU Carbondale, IL

Outdoor Activities

Hiking Trails in Carbondale, IL