Glen Carbon is a fantastic location to raise a family. Located just outside of St. Louis, Glen Carbon is 20mins from St. Louis. The close proximity to St. Louis makes Glen Carbon convenient for commuters.
The educational opportunities offered by Glen Carbon are outstanding. Edwardsville Community Unit School District is one of the top school districts in the entire state of Illinois, and Glen Carbon students contribute immensely. Edwardsville is also home to Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE).
Glen Carbon has many outdoor activities available to the entire family. Glen Carbon has 3 beautiful parks to choose from and the village has 11 miles of the gorgeous bike trail that connects to over 85 miles of running and biking trails connected by the Madison County Transit (MCT) Trails system will definitely keep your family busy in Edwardsville.
Enjoy a hometown feel with all the amenities of a larger city.