Madison County is located in the state of Illinois and has a population of 259,702. There are about 29 cities within the region of Madison County. The most popular cities in Madison County include Granite City, Edwardsville, and Alton. Madison County is relatively safe, depending on the town, which has a personal crime risk (for violent and non-violent crimes) of 5.4%, which is lower than the state average of 13.2%. The majority of the residents of Madison County have white-collar jobs. The unemployment rate is about 4.60%, which is higher than the state average of 4.30%. As for the cost of living, Madison County residents typically have a household income of $41,772 and spend $48,069 annually.
|Single Family Homes for sale in Madison County, Illinois|
|Average List Price||$197,655|
|Average Price Per Square Feet||$111|
* Safest cities are determined by the lowest personal crime risk (which includes violent and non-volent crimes). Most affordable cities are determined by the lowest average house price / average household income ratio.