The unemployment rate in Carthage is 6.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Carthage jobs have decreased by 1.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Carthage's cost of living is 23.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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Leake county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Carthage's population is 4,877 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 3.8%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 29.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Carthage is Real Estate: $101,200
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.2%.
Carthage public schools spend $7,439 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16 students per teacher in Carthage. More Education