Carbondale Information

Carbondale Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Carbondale, IL

General Carbondale Information

State: Illinois

County: Jackson County

Close cities: Makanda, IL, Cambria, IL, Murphysboro, IL, Carbondale, IL, Bush, IL, Colp, IL, Carterville, IL, Royalton, IL, Pomona, IL, Crainville, IL, Hurst, IL, De Soto, IL, Walshville, IL

Carbondale Population (census data)
Total 20,413
Male 10,512 (51.5%)
Female 9,901 (48.5%)

Population Density: 1,716 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 89.6 (US Avg is 100)

Carbondale Elevation: 415 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1873

Land Area: 11.9 square miles

Median Household Income: $18,141

Zip Codes: 62903, 62902, and 62901.

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Carbondale Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (64.7%)
  • Black (23.1%)
  • Hispanic (3.0%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • Chinese (1.9%)
  • Asian Indian (1.5%)
  • Other race (1.4%)
  • Korean (1.1%)
  • Japanese (1.0%)
  • Other Asian (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (18.5%)
  • Irish (11.4%)
  • English (9.1%)
  • United States (4.6%)
  • Italian (4.1%)
  • Polish (3.6%)
Foriegn Born: 2,194 people (10.7%)
  • Asia (72.3%)
  • Europe (14.9%)
  • Africa (12.8%)

Carbondale School Information

High Schools
Carbondale Community High School (1301 E Walnut Street, Carbondale, IL, 62902 - Carbondale Community High School District 165 District)
Middle Schools
Carbondale Middle School (1150 E Grand Avenue, Carbondale, IL, 62901 - Carbondale ESD 95 District)
Elementary Schools
Giant City Elementary School (1062 Boskydell Road, Carbondale, IL, 62901 - Giant City Community Consolidated School District 130 District)
Parrish Elementary School (121 N Parrish Lane, Carbondale, IL, 62901 - Carbondale ESD 95 District)
Thomas Elementary School (1025 N Wall Street, Carbondale, IL, 62901 - Carbondale ESD 95 District)
Unity Point Elementary School (4033 South Illinois Avenue, Carbondale, IL, 62903 - Unity Point Community Consolidated School District 140 District)
Other/Private Schools
Lewis School (801 South Lewis Lane, Carbondale, IL, 62901 - Carbondale ESD 95 District)

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