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: Granville, TN, Whitleyville, TN, Riddleton, TN, Hickman, TN, Elmwood, TN, Chestnut Mound, TN, Carthage, TN, Pleasant Shade, TN, Lancaster, TN, Hartsville, TN, Dixon Springs, TN, Gordonsville, TN, South Carthage, TN, Memphis, 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: Atlanta Braves, Cincinnati Reds
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, Atlanta Falcons
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks, Memphis Grizzlies
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: Middle Tennessee State University, Tennessee Technological 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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