The Town of Carthage had a population of 2,681 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Carthage: Fagansville.
|Population in Households||2,582|
|Population in Familes||2,035|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||99|
|Median Household Income||$40,601|
|Average Household Income||$53,998|
|Per Capita Income||$23,625|
|Total Housing Units||1,317 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||793 (60.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||353 (26.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||171 (13.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$147,543|
|Average Home Value||$177,932|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.11%|
|Per Capita Income||1.81%|
The table below compares Carthage to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 273||63rd|
|Population Density||# 510||31st|
|Diversity Index||# 414||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 438||41st|
|Per Capita Income||# 364||51st|
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