Carthage 73 Excellent
Carthage Livability #275 ranked city in Missouri#9,433 ranked city in the USARanks better than 67% of areas

Livability Awards

B+ Carthage Amenities Some amenities close to this location
A+ Carthage Cost of Living Cost of living is 12% lower than Missouri
7921% less expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Carthage cost of living
D+ Carthage Crime Total crime is 17% higher than Missouri
Total crime
3,66747% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2847% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-10%Year over year crime is down
Carthage crime
D Carthage Employment Household income is 28% lower than Missouri
Median household income
$35,69735% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$18,76937% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%31% lower than the US average
Carthage employment
C- Carthage Housing Home value is 40% lower than Missouri
Median home value
$84,80054% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$69926% lower than the US average
Home ownership
59%7% lower than the US average
Carthage real estate or Carthage rentals
D- Carthage Schools HS graduation rate is 19% lower than Missouri
High school grad. rates
68%18% lower than the US average
School test scores
48%3% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
16:13% lower than the US average
Carthage K-12 schools
B+ Carthage User Ratings There are a total of 4 ratings in Carthage
Overall user rating
76% 4 total ratings
User reviews rating
80% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
72% 3 total surveys
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      Carthage transportation information

      Average one way commute16min23min26min
      Workers who drive to work72.3%81.6%76.4%
      Workers who carpool14.4%9.1%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit1.2%1.5%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.3%0.3%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.0%1.9%2.8%
      Working from home8.6%4.6%4.6%

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