The Town of Carthage had a population of 2,390 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Carthage is located at latitude 36.2564 and longitude -85.9431 in Smith County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Carthage (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.86 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Smith County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 515 feet.
The Town of Carthage (GNIS ID: 2406226) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Population in Households||2,254|
|Population in Familes||1,773|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||136|
|Median Household Income||$37,121|
|Average Household Income||$52,158|
|Per Capita Income||$22,707|
|Total Housing Units||1,091 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||517 (47.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||424 (38.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||151 (13.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$146,818|
|Average Home Value||$185,376|
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.4%|
|Per Capita Income||3.15%|
The table below compares Carthage to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.
|Total Population||# 177||59th|
|Population Density||# 116||73rd|
|Diversity Index||# 147||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 288||33rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 209||51st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.