Living in Carthage, MO

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Carthage SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9

Carthage, MO Cost Of Living

82
Carthage's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Carthage, Missouri Info Snack

Carthage is a city in Jasper County, Missouri, United States. The population was 14,378 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Jasper County and is nicknamed "America's Maple Leaf City."
Population
14,690
Unemployment
7.9%
Poverty
26.7%
Median Home
$89,800
Median Income
$40,440
Median Rent
$766

Carthage, MO Photos

Rankings for Carthage in Missouri

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Map Of Carthage, MO

Population over time in Carthage

Year Population % Change
2017 14,690 2.9%
2016 14,280 0.2%
2015 14,247 -0.2%
2014 14,278 -0.0%
2013 14,281 -0.1%
2012 14,301 0.2%
2011 14,271 0.1%
2010 14,261 1.0%
2009 14,114 -

Race / Ethnicity in Carthage

White
62.1% (9,122)
African American
1.9% (275)
American Indian
1.0% (144)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.5% (68)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.3% (488)
Hispanic
31.3% (4,593)
Race Carthage MO USA
White 62.1% 79.6% 61.1%
African American 1.9% 11.5% 12.3%
American Indian 1.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 31.3% 4.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Carthage, Missouri

Less than $10,000
7.0% (102,228)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.2% (105,664)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.4% (182,407)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.7% (200,734)
$35,000 to $49,999
23.3% (342,766)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (245,119)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.4% (152,627)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.6% (97,360)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.2% (16,894)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (23,194)
Income Carthage MO USA
Less than $10,000 7.0% 6.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.2% 4.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.4% 10.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.7% 10.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 23.3% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 18.6% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.4% 12.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.6% 13.0% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.2% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 4.4% 7.0%

Gender in Carthage

Female
50.5% (7,418)
Male
49.5% (7,272)
Gender Carthage MO USA
Female 50.5% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carthage for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
15.0% (2,203)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (1,615)
High School / GED
31.0% (4,553)
Some College
19.0% (2,791)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (881)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (1,909)
Master's Degree
4.0% (587)
Professional Degree
1.0% (146)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Carthage MO USA
< 9th Grade 15.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 18.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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