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Demographics

People

Total Population483
Male Share of the Population46%
Female Share of the Population54%
Senior Citizens8.1%
Employed Population 16+181
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married53.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher3.2%
Median Earnings25+$24,766
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$27,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,182

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,750
% Above Poverty Level85.9%
% Below Poverty Level14.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.1%
% Using Public Transportation0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone25.1%
Median Gross Rent$419
Median House Value$37,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)85.9%
Irish2.7%
African0.6%
French Except Basque0.6%
English0.4%
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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
Fordyce4,096$44,180
Leola533$42,188
Poyen347$46,964
Prattsville357$50,313
Sheridan4,794$67,917
Sparkman384$50,972
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