Glen Carbon is a family oriented and peaceful community with a population of 12,934. In 2009 it was rated at one of the top 100 places to live in the United States by CNN Money. It is less than a half hour drive to downtown St. Louis and the city has easy access to major interstates in the region. The R.L.P. Developed Glen Carbon subdivisions are also only minutes from Edwardsville, a focal point for businesses, shops, and restaurants in the St. Louis metro east.
Glen Carbon subdivisions are part of the Edwardsville Community Unit School District #7. They are also only 4 miles from the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville campus. A number of other colleges and universities are less than 20 miles away, including St. Louis University, University of Missouri, St. Louis, and Lewis and Clark Community College.
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