Carthage, Indiana Population 2020

893

Carthage is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 893, it is the 325th largest city in Indiana and the 10796th largest city in the United States. Carthage is currently growing at a rate of 0.11% annually but its population has decreased by -3.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 927 in 2010. Carthage reached it's highest population of 932 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Carthage has a population density of 1,580 people per square mile.

The average household income in Carthage is $45,421 with a poverty rate of 26.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $683 per month, and the median house value is $72,900. The median age in Carthage is 35.9 years, 32 years for males, and 36.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.1 males.

Carthage Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Carthage was:

  • White: 100.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Carthage, Indiana is 893, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 891.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 927.

Carthage, Indiana Population 2020

Carthage Population Pyramid 2020

Carthage Median Age

35.9


Total

32


Male

36.6


Female

Carthage Adults

There are 624 adults, (112 of whom are seniors) in Carthage.

Carthage Age Dependency

74.6

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Carthage Sex Ratio

Female

456

51.01%

Male

438

48.99%

Carthage Households and Families

Carthage Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carthage Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family70%30%
All61.2%38.8%
Married60.3%39.7%
Male57.1%42.9%
Female34.1%65.9%

61.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3632.4661.2
Married1513.5460.3
Non Family1501.2570
Female412.7334.1
Male212.957.1

3.22

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

15.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carthage Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade234.03%
9th to 12th Grade7012.26%
High School Graduate23941.86%
Some College9416.46%
Associates Degree468.06%
Bachelors Degree539.28%
Graduate Degree468.06%

Carthage Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.58%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,008$32,500$26,806
Less Than High School$15,893$31,667$13,250
High School Grad$32,308$47,222$21,071
Some College$27,250$26,875$29,375
Bachelors Degree$$13,173$
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,008

Average Earnings

$32,500

Average Male

$26,806

Average Female

Carthage Language

Carthage Language by Age

Carthage Language

100.00% of Carthage residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Carthage Poverty

Carthage Poverty by Race

26.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.26%

Male Poverty Rate

27.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carthage

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carthage is White, with 28.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carthage is White, with 28.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.48%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.01%
Some College32.14%
Bachelors or Greater31.31%
High School16.32%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed81.82%
Male Unemployed73.91%
Male Employed20.66%
Female Employed8.28%

Carthage Income

Carthage Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,125$45,421
Families$49,063$50,174
Married Families$62,656-
Non Families$17,708$34,061

Carthage Marital Status

Carthage Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.8%

Male Marriage Rate

50.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Carthage Married by Age and Sex

Carthage Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Carthage Marital Status by Race

Carthage Veterans

89

Number of Veterans

75

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War28
Korea16
Vietnam15
First Gulf War3
World War II

$Carthage Veterans by Education

22.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carthage Employment Status

62.7%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

11.2%

Unemployment Rate

Carthage Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

74.16%

Born in Indiana

99.55%

Native Born

0.45%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.55% of Carthage residents were born in the United States, with 74.16% having been born in Indiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202089310.11%
201989210.11%
20188910.00%
201789110.11%
2016890-4-0.45%
2015894-7-0.78%
2014901-8-0.88%
2013909-8-0.87%
2012917-10-1.08%
2011927-5-0.54%
20109320.00%