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Demographics

People

Total Population2,644
Male Share of the Population44.9%
Female Share of the Population55.1%
Senior Citizens15.8%
Employed Population 16+1,013
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married44.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.2%
Median Earnings25+$34,310
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$20,652

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,472
% Above Poverty Level82.4%
% Below Poverty Level17.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home5.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone31.3%
Median Gross Rent$709
Median House Value$141,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)25.8%
English16%
German9.6%
Irish6.4%
Scottish4%
French Except Basque2.7%
Italian1.9%
Welsh0.6%
Polish0.6%
Slovak0.5%
Swedish0.5%
Dutch0.3%
Austrian0.2%
Portuguese0.1%
Canadian0.1%
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Carthage Almanac

CategoryValue
County Moore County
Standard Zip Codes28327
Phone Area Codes910
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude35.34
Approximate Longitude-79.41

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)

StationJACKSON SPRINGS 5 WNW
Distance20 miles
Jan Temp31 to 50 F
Apr Temp48 to 72 F
Jul Temp69 to 89 F
Oct Temp50 to 72 F
Annual Precip47.9 inches
StationSANFORD 8 NE
Distance24.4 miles
Jan Temp30 to 52 F
Apr Temp45 to 75 F
Jul Temp67 to 91 F
Oct Temp47 to 74 F
Annual Precip47.5 inches
StationLAURINBURG
Distance41.3 miles
Jan Temp32 to 53 F
Apr Temp49 to 74 F
Jul Temp70 to 91 F
Oct Temp50 to 74 F
Annual Precip48.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Cameron258$41,875
Pinehurst15,522$92,086
Robbins1,356$29,000
Southern Pines13,258$80,071
Vass666$42,500
Whispering Pines3,125$80,862

Carthage Public Schools

Carthage Elementary
312 Rockingham St
ZIP: 28327
(910) 947-2781
Primary
Total Enrollment 397
Crain's Creek Middle
4631 Union Church Rd
ZIP: 28327
(910) 245-3796
Middle
Total Enrollment 416
Sandhills Farm Life Elementary
2201 Farm Life Rd
ZIP: 28327
(910) 949-2501
Primary
Total Enrollment 644
The Community Learning Center @ Pinckney
160 Pinckney Road
ZIP: 28327
(910) 947-2603
Other
Total Enrollment 43
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