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Demographics

People

Total Population767
Male Share of the Population49.9%
Female Share of the Population50.1%
Senior Citizens13.3%
Employed Population 16+321
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married48.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.6%
Median Earnings25+$31,205
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$28,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,237

Wealth

Median Family Income$45,833
% Above Poverty Level74.8%
% Below Poverty Level25.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time34 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.4%
Median Gross Rent$650
Median House Value$78,500

Ancestry

German18.5%
Irish16.2%
English9.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.9%
Scottish5.7%
French Except Basque3.3%
Italian2.1%
Dutch1.6%
Bulgarian0.9%
Swiss0.5%
Arab0.5%
Norwegian0.5%
Egyptian0.5%
Welsh0.4%
Polish0.4%
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Carthage Almanac

CategoryValue
County Rush County
Standard Zip Codes46115
Phone Area Codes317,765
Time ZoneAmerica/Indiana/Indianapolis
Approximate Latitude39.73
Approximate Longitude-85.57

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)

StationGREENFIELD
Distance10 miles
Jan Temp17 to 34 F
Apr Temp40 to 62 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp43 to 65 F
Annual Precip43.4 inches
StationRUSHVILLE SEWAGE PLANT
Distance11.6 miles
Jan Temp17 to 34 F
Apr Temp39 to 62 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp42 to 65 F
Annual Precip42.3 inches
StationOAKLANDON GEIST RESVR
Distance24.6 miles
Jan Temp17 to 34 F
Apr Temp39 to 62 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp42 to 65 F
Annual Precip42.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dunreith216$47,500
Knightstown2,105$54,000
Morristown1,190$55,139
Shirley824$47,500
Spiceland826$56,635
Wilkinson431$66,458

Carthage Public Libraries

Henry Henley Public Library
102 NORTH MAIN STREET
Carthage, Indiana
(765) 565-6631

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Carthage Public Schools

Carthage Elementary School
411 E 2nd St
ZIP: 46115
(765) 565-6309
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