Carthage 75 Exceptional
Carthage Livability #225 ranked city in Illinois#7,421 ranked city in the USARanks better than 74% of areas
D Carthage Amenities Some amenities close to this location
A- Carthage Cost of Living Cost of living is 17% lower than Illinois
8218% less expensive than the US average
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Carthage cost of living
A+ Carthage Crime Total crime is 62% lower than Illinois
Total crime
85866% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 11766% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-15%Year over year crime is down
Carthage crime
D+ Carthage Employment Household income is 23% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$45,53618% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$25,06016% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%34% lower than the US average
Carthage employment
B Carthage Housing Home value is 44% lower than Illinois
Median home value
$97,80047% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$53544% lower than the US average
Home ownership
66%4% higher than the US average
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F Carthage Schools HS graduation rate is 5% higher than Illinois
High school grad. rates
89%7% higher than the US average
School test scores
37%25% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
16:1equal to the US average
Carthage K-12 schools
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      Carthage transportation information

      Average one way commute25min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work85.8%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool3.8%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.3%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home7.4%4.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Carthage, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).