Living in Carthage, MS

Demographics
Updated: 2020-12-30

Carthage, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
4,830
Unemployment
7.0%
Poverty
37.8%
Median Home
$123,300
Median Income
$40,859
Median Rent
$739

Carthage SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Carthage, MS Photos

Leake County Courthouse
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Rankings for Carthage in Mississippi

Map Of Carthage, MS

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Population over time in Carthage

Year Population % Change
2019 4,830 -0.7%
2018 4,862 -0.3%
2017 4,877 -1.2%
2016 4,938 -0.6%
2015 4,966 -0.6%
2014 4,995 -0.7%
2013 5,032 -0.6%
2012 5,062 -0.4%
2011 5,082 0.3%
2010 5,068 -

Race / Ethnicity in Carthage

White
34.6% (1,673)
African American
46.8% (2,262)
American Indian
1.5% (73)
Asian
1.6% (75)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
15.5% (747)
Race Carthage MS USA
White 34.6% 56.6% 60.7%
African American 46.8% 37.6% 12.3%
American Indian 1.5% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 1.0% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 15.5% 3.1% 18.0%

Gender in Carthage

Female
43.1% (2,081)
Male
56.9% (2,749)
Gender Carthage MS USA
Female 43.1% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 56.9% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carthage for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (434)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (627)
High School / GED
34.0% (1,642)
Some College
23.0% (1,110)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (241)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (579)
Master's Degree
2.0% (96)
Professional Degree
2.0% (96)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Carthage MS USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Carthage, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
12.4% (59,708)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.5% (45,847)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.0% (52,955)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.3% (45,136)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.7% (66,105)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.6% (89,918)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (57,220)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.0% (43,359)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (3,554)
$200,000 or more
4.0% (19,192)
Income Carthage MS USA
Less than $10,000 12.4% 9.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.5% 6.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.0% 12.7% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.3% 11.1% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.7% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.6% 16.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.0% 10.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.0% 3.0% 7.7%

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