Carthage, TN 37030 ZIP Code Profile

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Carthage, TN | Defeated, TN | South Carthage, TN

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ZIP Code 37030: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Carthage, TN 37030

Acceptable Alternative
Defeated, TN 37030
S Carthage, TN 37030
So Carthage, TN 37030
South Carthage, TN 37030

Not Acceptable, USPS
Mc Clures Bend, TN 37030

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 361
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,751
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 183
  • County: Smith County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.262, Longitude -85.994
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 37030 has segments in 2 Counties (Jackson, Smith).

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Carthage, TN 37030 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 6,553
Population in Households 6,396
Population in Familes 5,212
Population in Group Qrtrs 157
Population Density1 109
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 2,622
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 1,747
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,060 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,664 (54.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 958 (31.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 438 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $133,784
Average Home Value $173,513


Median Household Income $39,120
Average Household Income $52,248
Per Capita Income $21,636
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.01% -0.01%
Households -0.02% -0.02%
Families -0.23% -0.15%
Median Household Income   0.07%
Per Capita Income   1.23%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Carthage, TN 37030 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 37030 to the other 615 ZIP Codes in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 256 59th
Population Density1 # 259 58th
Diversity Index2 # 280 55th
Median Household Income # 303 51st
Per Capita Income # 271 56th

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