Carthage employment information

Income per capita$16,782$26,006$28,555
Median household income$31,913$47,764$53,482
Median income owner occupied$46,158$60,313$68,142
Median income renter occupied$21,762$27,902$33,219
Median earnings male$21,554$33,503$36,116
Median earnings female$16,913$23,943$25,692
Unemployment rate6.0%5.3%5.8%
Poverty level31.4%15.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Carthage is 41% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Carthage is 40% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Carthage is 4% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Carthage is 101% higher than the national average.

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Carthage median earnings by income bracket

Carthage employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry15.8%0.0%
Manufacturing sector24.6%3.2%
Financial & insurance services0.5%2.3%
Wholesale & retail services12.6%15.4%
Public administration1.8%3.3%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.5%0.0%
Education, health & social services5.8%29.6%

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Airport Drive, MO835$65,62523%
Neck City, MO223$65,00022%
Carthage, MO14,281$31,91340%

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Powder Springs, GA14,271$56,7686%
Setauket-East Setauket, NY14,293$124,974134%
Villa Rica, GA14,266$50,7595%
Elfers, FL14,301$33,34038%
Carthage, MO14,281$31,91340%
Source: The Carthage, MO employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.