Glen Carbon 85 Exceptional
Glen Carbon Livability #17 ranked city in Illinois#1,158 ranked city in the USARanks better than 96% of areas
B+ Glen Carbon Amenities Some amenities close to this location
C- Glen Carbon Cost of Living Cost of living is equal to Illinois
Glen Carbon
991% less expensive than the US average
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Glen Carbon cost of living
A+ Glen Carbon Crime Total crime is 70% lower than Illinois
Total crime
68772% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 14672% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-35%Year over year crime is down
Glen Carbon crime
B- Glen Carbon Employment Household income is 38% higher than Illinois
Median household income
$81,65848% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$37,51926% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%23% lower than the US average
Glen Carbon employment
F Glen Carbon Housing Home value is 16% higher than Illinois
Median home value
$202,40010% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$8975% lower than the US average
Home ownership
72%13% higher than the US average
Glen Carbon real estate or Glen Carbon rentals
B Glen Carbon Schools HS graduation rate is 12% higher than Illinois
High school grad. rates
95%14% higher than the US average
School test scores
57%15% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
14:110% lower than the US average
Glen Carbon K-12 schools
A+ Glen Carbon User Ratings There are a total of 3 ratings in Glen Carbon
Overall user rating
98% 3 total ratings
User reviews rating
100% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
95% 2 total surveys
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      Glen Carbon transportation information

      StatisticGlen CarbonIllinoisNational
      Average one way commute24min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work86.7%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool7.1%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit1.4%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.8%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home4.0%4.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Glen Carbon, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).