When you need to move across town in Carbondale, Illinois, or across the country, Allied Van Lines has three BBB-accredited agents in the Carbondale area with an average rating of 4.81 out of 5 stars. Carbondale is located in southern Illinois, bordered by the Shawnee National Forest with lots of hiking and biking trails.
Allied Van Lines has been in the relocation service business for over 85 years and can help to make your move much easier. If you're not quite ready to move into your new home, we can help you find secure short-term storage facilities to keep your belongings safe. Our licensed and bonded agents can also help with packing and unpacking services along with transportation to your new location, and they can even arrange shipping for your vehicle or boat. If you prefer to pack your own belongings, we offer supplies that you can purchase to do it yourself. Contact Allied Van Lines today for a free estimate.
Though a locally-owned moving company can pack and move your household or business items to Carbondale, the Allied Van Lines moving company has the equipment, staff and experience to provide a greater number of services. Few moving companies have an 85-year history in the relocation business. Not many Carbondale movers take the time to ensure that employees receive ongoing training, which ensures consistent quality service. Call and set up an appointment with one of our personal moving agents and see what we can offer you.
What a Move to Carbondale Has to Offer
Carbondale lies along the northern border of the Shawnee National Forest in southern Illinois. The community is accessible via Illinois Route 13 and U.S. Route 51, which intersect within the city. Public transportation is provided by the Saluki Express bus service, Amtrak and the Williamson County Regional Airport. Compared to Illinois and national averages, Carbondale residents enjoy a lower cost of living.
The 2010 U.S. Census reported that the community had 25,902 permanent residents. Of the many families that make Carbondale their home, 17 percent are raising children. Education remains an important aspect of the community, and local students attend a number of quality elementary, middle and high schools. The town also serves as home to John A. Logan College and Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
The culture and history of the village is maintained by the African American Museum of Southern Illinois, the City Arts Corridor Gallery, the Illinois Central Railroad Depot Museum and the Science Center of Southern Illinois. The Southern Illinois University Arena regularly presents Broadway-quality shows in addition to concerts performed by celebrity entertainers. In the downtown region, the Varsity Center for the Arts offers performances by the local Stage Company. Local and national artists also play live concerts at the facility.
Carbondale features six city parks that feature ball courts and fields along with playgrounds, picnicking areas and hiking trails. The Carbondale Hickory Ridge Public Golf Course provides the chance to enjoy the sunshine and fresh air while enjoying a game of golf. The Shawnee National Forest features miles of biking and hiking trails. Cedar Lake provides the chance to go camping, boating, fishing and swimming. There are also a number of distilleries, microbreweries and wineries located within the forest that offer property tours and product sampling.
The Allied Van Lines Difference
We would be happy to sit down with you and tell you more about the moving company services that you require for a move to Carbondale. Compare us to other moving companies and learn how our movers measure up against the competition. You will find that some of our many services include:
- Fragile, partial and full packing services
- Secure short-term storage options
- Local, cross-country or international relocation services
- Boat, motorcycle or vehicle shipping and cleaning options
- Moving containers for small shipments
See how other Carbondale moving companies pale in comparison to our services. Contact our office and make a consultation appointment today.