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Best Places To Live In Carbondale, IL

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  • Carbondale, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 26,066
  • I am a young parent and a college student attending SIU. To be honest, the only reason I am living in this city is because of SIU - it is the only 4 year school in IL that has my program. Carbondale is…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score80
  • Mulkeytown, IL
  • City: 18.5mi / 29.8km away
  • Population: 113
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  • Energy, IL
  • City: 11.6mi / 18.6km away
  • Population: 1,166
  • Cool, lovely, pets are fun, great, cat, love, men, women, live, night, walks, no fear, God, love, faith, death, loss, why, me, now, okay,…[read more]
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  • Crainville, IL
  • City: 9.3mi / 14.9km away
  • Population: 1,456
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  • Carterville, IL
  • City: 8.1mi / 13.0km away
  • Population: 5,742
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  • Royalton, IL
  • City: 12.3mi / 19.8km away
  • Population: 1,124
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  • Makanda, IL
  • City: 7.1mi / 11.4km away
  • Population: 590
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  • Jonesboro, IL
  • City: 18.9mi / 30.4km away
  • Population: 2,005
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  • Cambria, IL
  • City: 7.0mi / 11.3km away
  • Population: 1,337
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  • Ava, IL
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.3km away
  • Population: 613
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  • North City, IL
  • City: 20.5mi / 33.0km away
  • Population: 755
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  • Goreville, IL
  • City: 17.9mi / 28.8km away
  • Population: 1,178
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  • West Frankfort, IL
  • City: 20.1mi / 32.4km away
  • Population: 7,941
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  • De Soto, IL
  • City: 6.5mi / 10.4km away
  • Population: 1,658
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  • Anna, IL
  • City: 17.6mi / 28.4km away
  • Population: 4,332
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  • Altenburg, MO
  • City: 20.8mi / 33.5km away
  • Population: 508
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  • Marion, IL
  • City: 16.3mi / 26.2km away
  • Population: 17,703
  • Marion, IL is filled with interactive and nature-centered activities that will make your time in the city fun and exciting. Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge is one of the best local attractions…[read more]
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  • Elkville, IL
  • City: 13.0mi / 20.9km away
  • Population: 1,140
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  • West City, IL
  • City: 24.1mi / 38.8km away
  • Population: 789
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  • Harrison, IL
  • City: 8.1mi / 13.0km away
  • Population: 965
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  • Zeigler, IL
  • City: 15.7mi / 25.3km away
  • Population: 1,771
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  • Du Quoin, IL
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.1km away
  • Population: 5,932
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  • Spillertown, IL
  • City: 16.9mi / 27.2km away
  • Population: 260
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  • Herrin, IL
  • City: 11.8mi / 19.0km away
  • Population: 12,868
  • Herrin, IL is growing from its sleep old town appeal and really delivering a lot more flavor than back in the 80's. The best areas in Herrin, IL are along S Park Ave in the north part of town. There…[read more]
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  • Christopher, IL
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.5km away
  • Population: 2,982
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  • Colp, IL
  • City: 9.9mi / 15.9km away
  • Population: 219
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  • Alto Pass, IL
  • City: 11.5mi / 18.5km away
  • Population: 382
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  • Johnston City, IL
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.2km away
  • Population: 3,521
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  • Murphysboro, IL
  • City: 6.7mi / 10.9km away
  • Population: 8,007
  • I'm doing some work at a local hospital and decided to take out a year-long lease nearby. Before leasing, I'd done a lot of research--calling owners to ask about noise, safety... I was too trusting. From…[read more]
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  • Orient, IL
  • City: 19.0mi / 30.6km away
  • Population: 350
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  • Campbell Hill, IL
  • City: 22.9mi / 36.9km away
  • Population: 306
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  • Buncombe, IL
  • City: 22.1mi / 35.5km away
  • Population: 179
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  • Whiteash, IL
  • City: 16.6mi / 26.6km away
  • Population: 328
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  • Bush, IL
  • City: 9.7mi / 15.7km away
  • Population: 244
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  • Grand Tower, IL
  • City: 16.4mi / 26.5km away
  • Population: 457
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  • Gorham, IL
  • City: 13.9mi / 22.4km away
  • Population: 137
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  • Freeman Spur, IL
  • City: 15.5mi / 24.9km away
  • Population: 254
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  • Cobden, IL
  • City: 13.1mi / 21.1km away
  • Population: 1,359
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  • Hurst, IL
  • City: 9.0mi / 14.4km away
  • Population: 705
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  • Vergennes, IL
  • City: 14.0mi / 22.5km away
  • Population: 207
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  • Dowell, IL
  • City: 15.1mi / 24.2km away
  • Population: 350
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  • Buckner, IL
  • City: 21.2mi / 34.1km away
  • Population: 467

Listed above are the best places to live in Carbondale, IL for 2020. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Carbondale, IL, followed by the best places to live near Carbondale, IL, sorted by Livability Score.

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