|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Glen Carbon is 13,812. Glen Carbon, Illinois is the 2,484th largest city in the US.
Glen Carbon is located entirely in Madison County.
The current population of Glen Carbon (13,812) is it's peak population.
Glen Carbon has grown 30.1% since the 2000. Glen Carbon, Illinois is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 73% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Glen Carbon has a population density of 1,288.8 people per square mile.
|2571||La Grange Park||13,234||-0.3%|
|2482||Forest Hill, Texas||13,818||6.4%|
|2483||South Sioux City, Nebraska||13,814||15.3%|
|2484||Glen Carbon, Illinois||13,812||30.1%|
|2487||Hawaiian Gardens, California||13,806||-6.8%|
|2490||New Franklin, Ohio||13,798||-5.1%|
The total voting age population of Glen Carbon, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 9,152. The voting age population is 48.4% male and 51.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.4% of the residents of Glen Carbon are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Glen Carbon are 91.6% White, 3.6% Black, 2.5% Asian, 1.6% Two or more races, 0.4% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 3.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Glen Carbon, 8.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 7.2%. On a per-household basis, 3.5% of families are below the poverty line in Glen Carbon.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.6% of Glen Carbon residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 97.8% of Glen Carbon residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 55.1% have a bachelor's degree and 27.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Glen Carbon residents aged 5 and older, 6.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Glen Carbon is 4.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Glen Carbon, 16.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Glen Carbon is $89,236.
In Glen Carbon, 73.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 26.7% of housing units in Glen Carbon.
Of all the housing units in Glen Carbon, 5.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Glen Carbon, 24.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Glen Carbon is $990.
In Glen Carbon, 89.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.