Demographics

People

Total Population514
Male Share of the Population52.3%
Female Share of the Population47.7%
Senior Citizens13.6%
Employed Population 16+219
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married53.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher5%
Median Earnings25+$28,854
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$48,125
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$49,750
% Above Poverty Level84.2%
% Below Poverty Level15.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.7%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone19.9%
Median Gross Rent$446
Median House Value$42,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)88.3%
Italian1.2%
Irish0.8%
African0.2%
English0.2%
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Carthage Almanac

CategoryValue
County Dallas County
Standard Zip Codes71725
Phone Area Codes870
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude34.07
Approximate Longitude-92.55

Carthage Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationLEOLA
Distance6.5 miles
Jan Temp31 to 52 F
Apr Temp49 to 75 F
Jul Temp70 to 92 F
Oct Temp49 to 76 F
Annual Precip53.8 inches
StationFORDYCE
Distance19.2 miles
Jan Temp28 to 51 F
Apr Temp46 to 73 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp48 to 75 F
Annual Precip53.3 inches
StationSPARKMAN
Distance19.3 miles
Jan Temp29 to 52 F
Apr Temp47 to 75 F
Jul Temp70 to 94 F
Oct Temp48 to 75 F
Annual Precip50.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Fordyce3,925$42,064
Leola535$48,750
Poyen261$49,722
Prattsville347$54,500
Sheridan4,857$61,557
Sparkman434$48,333
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