Glen Carbon, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,184 housing units in Glen Carbon. This represents a 40.6% growth from 2,975 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,184 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Glen Carbon is about 74.2%. Glen Carbon's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.2%. Average household size is 2.57 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Glen Carbon were built after 1984.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom9.60%
Two Bedrooms23.10%
Three Bedrooms42%
Four Bedrooms22.10%
Five Bedrooms or more2.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.79
Median year structure was built1982
Median Value of occupied units$125,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$121,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.95
Median year structure was built1987
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$449

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage7.10%
Home Equity Loan10.10%
Simple Mortgage59.70%
Debt Free22.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.8%