Carthage Information

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

General Carthage Information

State: New York

County: Jefferson County

Close cities: Black River, NY, Felts Mills, NY, Natural Bridge, NY, Carthage, NY, Great Bend, NY, Fort Drum, NY, Denmark, NY, Deferiet, NY, Castorland, NY, Herrings, NY, West Carthage, NY, Copenhagen, NY

Carthage Population (census data)
Total 3,791 (+2.5% since 2000)
Male 1,807 (47.7%)
Female 1,984 (52.3%)

Population Density: 1,508 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 85.3 (US Avg is 100)

Carthage Elevation: 743 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.51 square miles

Median Household Income: $31,609

Zip Codes: 13619.

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Carthage Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (90.2%)
  • Black (4.3%)
  • Hispanic (2.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • Other race (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (18.7%)
  • Irish (18.2%)
  • English (11.9%)
  • French (11.3%)
  • United States (10.7%)
  • Italian (8.1%)
Foriegn Born: 145 people (3.8%)
  • Europe (66.7%)
  • Asia (23.1%)
  • North America (10.3%)

Local Carthage Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Yankees, New York Mets
NBA Basketball: New Jersey Nets, New York Knicks
NHL Hockey: New York Rangers, Buffalo Sabres, New Jersey Devils, New York Islanders

Carthage School Information

High Schools
Carthage Senior High School (36500 N Y South Route 26, Carthage, NY, 13619 - Carthage Central School District District)
Middle Schools
Carthage Middle School (21986 Cole Road, Carthage, NY, 13619 - Carthage Central School District District)
Elementary Schools
Carthage Elementary School (900 Beaver Lane, Carthage, NY, 13619 - Carthage Central School District District)
West Carthage Elementary School (21568 Cole Road, Carthage, NY, 13619 - Carthage Central School District District)

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