Carthage Information

Carthage Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Carthage, TN

General Carthage Information

State: Tennessee

County: Smith County

Close cities: Pleasant Shade, TN, Chestnut Mound, TN, Hickman, TN, South Carthage, TN, Granville, TN, Gordonsville, TN, Whitleyville, TN, Dixon Springs, TN, Hartsville, TN, Memphis, TN, Riddleton, TN, Elmwood, TN, Lancaster, TN, Carthage, TN

Carthage Population (census data)
Total 2,227 (-1.3% since 2000)
Male 990 (44.5%)
Female 1,237 (55.5%)

Population Density: 776 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 83.6 (US Avg is 100)

Carthage Elevation: 515 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.87 square miles

Median Household Income: $27,895

Zip Codes: 37030.

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Carthage Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (90.5%)
  • Black (6.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Other race (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (22.2%)
  • English (9.5%)
  • Irish (8.5%)
  • German (6.1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.5%)
  • Dutch (1.1%)

Local Carthage Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds, Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, Atlanta Falcons
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks, Memphis Grizzlies
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: Tennessee Technological University, Middle Tennessee State University

Carthage School Information

High Schools
Smith County High School (312 Fite E Avenue, Carthage, TN, 37030 - Smith County School District District)
Middle Schools
Smith County Middle School (134 Smith County Middle School Lane, Carthage, TN, 37030 - Smith County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Carthage Elementary School (149 Skyline Drive, Carthage, TN, 37030 - Smith County School District District)
Defeated Elementary School (451 Defeated Creek Highway, Carthage, TN, 37030 - Smith County School District District)
Union Heights Elementary (663 Lebanon Highway, Carthage, TN, 37030 - Smith County School District District)

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