Carterville, Missouri

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Carterville, Missouri

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Carterville strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Missouri):

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Affordability of Property Taxes
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Top 8% Carterville Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Carterville, Missouri

Comparing Carterville to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Missouri (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 8 9
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 4
Female Share of the Population 3 2
Well-Paid Single Men 3 4
Racial Diversity 3 2
Age of the Population 2 3
Senior Citizens 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 8 9
Portion of People Married 6 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 4 5
People in Middle Class or Better 3 4
Median Family Income 3 4
College Educated Adults 1 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 8 8
Public Transportation Use 7 7
Walking and Biking to Work 6 6
Working at Home 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 10
Affordability of Rents 7 6
Housing Recently Built 4 3
People Living Alone 4 3
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 2
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 6 6
Low Violent Crime 1 1

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Carterville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 63 miles W of Springfield, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 110 miles NE of Tulsa, Oklahoma
County Jasper
Metro Area Joplin
Standard Zip Codes 64835
Phone Area Codes 417
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.149
Longitude -94.442

Carterville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 3.2 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 42 F
Apr Temp 46 to 69 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 48 to 71 F
Annual Precip 46 inches
Distance 22.5 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 41 F
Apr Temp 44 to 67 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 47 to 70 F
Annual Precip 44.4 inches
Station LAMAR
Distance 26.1 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 41 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 48.6 inches
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Carterville Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,850 100%
Male 912 49.3%
Female 938 50.7%
Under 18 531 28.7%
18+ 1,319 71.3%
65+ 188 10.2%
Median Age 33.5
Average Family Size 3.13
White 1,789 96.7%
African-American 3 0.2%
Asian 2 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 11 0.6%
Other 2 0.1%
Mixed Race 40 2.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 17 0.9%

Estimated Carterville Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,916
Growth 66
Growth % 3.6%

Carterville Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 40.3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.5%
German 14.1%
Irish 7.2%
English 5.9%
French (except Basque) 3.8%
European 2.8%
Dutch 2.7%
Italian 2.1%
Scotch-Irish 1.1%
Scottish 0.9%
Welsh 0.7%
Greek 0.4%
Norwegian 0.3%
Czech 0.3%
Swedish 0.3%
French Canadian 0.2%
Finnish 0.2%
Hungarian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Carterville 1,850 $34,539
Brooklyn Heights 125 $31,250
Duenweg 1,034 $29,226
Duquesne 1,640 $41,406
Oronogo 976 $36,339
Redings Mill 159 $45,313
Webb City 9,812 $35,219
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