The Town of Carthage had a population of 2,523 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Carthage is located at latitude 35.3223 and longitude -79.4109 in Moore County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Carthage (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Moore County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 584 feet.
The Town of Carthage (GNIS ID: 2406227) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
The Town of Carthage is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Moore County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Carthage population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Carthage: Fagansville.
|Population in Households||2,428|
|Population in Familes||1,900|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||95|
|Average Household Size||2.19|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,266 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||711 (56.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||397 (31.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||158 (12.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$142,637|
|Average Home Value||$175,210|
|Median Household Income||$40,128|
|Average Household Income||$50,387|
|Per Capita Income||$22,587|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.85%|
|Per Capita Income||1.93%|
The table below compares Carthage to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 275||63rd|
|Population Density1||# 524||29th|
|Diversity Index2||# 393||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 372||50th|
|Per Capita Income||# 323||56th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.