The Town of Carthage had a population of 927 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Carthage is located at latitude 39.7367 and longitude -85.5714 in Rush County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Carthage (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Rush County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 876 feet.
The Town of Carthage (GNIS ID: 2396629) 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.
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.
|Population in Households||927|
|Population in Familes||786|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.64|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||411 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||250 (60.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||102 (24.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||60 (14.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$108,854|
|Average Home Value||$143,775|
|Median Household Income||$47,301|
|Average Household Income||$59,737|
|Per Capita Income||$22,512|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.64%|
|Per Capita Income||2.25%|
The table below compares Carthage to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana 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||# 354||48th|
|Population Density1||# 247||64th|
|Diversity Index2||# 506||26th|
|Median Household Income||# 364||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 370||46th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.