Carthage, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Carthage, Texas Info Snack

Population
6,535
Unemployment
8.3%
Poverty
14.7%
Median Home
$107,300
Median Income
$51,758
Median Rent
$751

Carthage SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
6
Education
6
Commute
8

Carthage, TX Crime Report

226
Total Crimes
3,481.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
40.58%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Carthage
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 226 3,481.7 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 39 600.8 418.9 366.7
Murder 1 15.4 4.9 5.0
Robbery 2 30.8 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 35 539.2 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 187 2,880.9 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 21 323.5 392.8 340.5
Larceny 152 2,341.7 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 14 215.7 267.2 219.9

Carthage, TX Cost Of Living

85
Carthage's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Carthage Texas National Average
Overall 85 91 100
Services 97 95 100
Groceries 93 90 100
Health 89 97 100
Housing 61 83 100
Transportation 96 94 100
Utilities 92 102 100

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Rankings for Carthage in Texas

Map Of Carthage, TX

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Population over time in Carthage

Year Population % Change
2019 6,535 -1.7%
2018 6,646 -0.8%
2017 6,702 -1.8%
2016 6,828 -0.4%
2015 6,856 0.3%
2014 6,835 -0.0%
2013 6,838 0.4%
2012 6,814 0.6%
2011 6,775 0.3%
2010 6,756 -

Race / Ethnicity in Carthage

White
64.3% (4,200)
African American
25.1% (1,643)
American Indian
0.2% (16)
Asian
0.3% (17)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.1% (5)
Hispanic
10.0% (654)
Race Carthage TX USA
White 64.3% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 25.1% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.1% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.0% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Carthage

Female
49.2% (3,215)
Male
50.8% (3,320)
Gender Carthage TX USA
Female 49.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carthage for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (261)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (849)
High School / GED
27.0% (1,764)
Some College
26.0% (1,699)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (522)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (1,110)
Master's Degree
3.0% (196)
Professional Degree
2.0% (130)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Carthage TX USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Carthage, Texas

Less than $10,000
7.4% (48,679)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.3% (14,717)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.3% (80,661)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (69,340)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.4% (94,246)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.4% (120,567)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.1% (98,775)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.4% (81,227)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (18,679)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (26,604)
Income Carthage TX USA
Less than $10,000 7.4% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.3% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.3% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.4% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.4% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.1% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.4% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 7.4% 7.7%

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