Carthage, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Carthage, Texas Info Snack

Population
6,442
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
16.4%
Median Home
$130,200
Median Income
$43,191
Median Rent
$612

Carthage SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
6
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Carthage, TX Crime Report

204
Total Crimes
3,190.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
35.98%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Carthage
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 204 3,190.0 2,691.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 24 375.3 446.5 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 6.5
Robbery 1 15.6 91.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 18 281.5 302.5 279.7
Property Crime 180 2,814.7 2,245.0 1,958.2
Burglary 23 359.7 370.7 314.2
Larceny 149 2,329.9 1,587.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 8 125.1 287.0 246.0

Carthage, TX Cost Of Living

84
Carthage's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Carthage Texas National Average
Overall 84 94 100
Services 99 98 100
Groceries 90 89 100
Health 95 95 100
Housing 62 83 100
Transportation 89 89 100
Utilities 90 101 100

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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
2020 6,442 -3.1%
2019 6,646 -0.8%
2018 6,702 -1.8%
2017 6,828 -0.4%
2016 6,856 0.3%
2015 6,835 -0.0%
2014 6,838 0.4%
2013 6,814 0.6%
2012 6,775 0.3%
2011 6,756 -

Race / Ethnicity in Carthage

White
67.9% (4,374)
African American
18.8% (1,210)
American Indian
0.3% (17)
Asian
0.7% (48)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.4% (28)
Hispanic
11.9% (765)
Race Carthage TX USA
White 67.9% 41.4% 60.1%
African American 18.8% 11.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.7% 4.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.4% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 11.9% 39.4% 18.2%

Gender in Carthage

Female
51.5% (3,317)
Male
48.5% (3,125)
Gender Carthage TX USA
Female 51.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carthage for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (64)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (837)
High School / GED
30.0% (1,932)
Some College
25.0% (1,610)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (579)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (1,095)
Master's Degree
3.0% (193)
Professional Degree
1.0% (64)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (64)
Education Carthage TX USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 7.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Carthage, Texas

Less than $10,000
7.6% (49,009)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (12,631)
$15,000 to $24,999
22.9% (147,281)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.3% (85,388)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.0% (57,851)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.0% (103,324)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.5% (41,936)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.6% (68,209)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.5% (22,736)
$200,000 or more
8.7% (55,830)
Income Carthage TX USA
Less than $10,000 7.6% 6.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 22.9% 8.4% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.3% 8.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.0% 12.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.0% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.5% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.6% 15.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.5% 7.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 8.7% 7.8% 8.3%

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