Income/capita 31%
Household income 37%
Unemployment 50%
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IndexSouth CarthageTennesseeNational
Income per capita$20,639$26,019$29,829
Median household income$34,643$46,574$55,322
Median income owner occupied$58,092$58,570$70,586
Median income renter occupied$15,099$28,937$35,192
Median earnings male$36,447$32,560$36,919
Median earnings female$25,043$24,186$26,250
Unemployment rate2.4%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level19.0%17.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in South Carthage is 31% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in South Carthage is 37% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in South Carthage is 50% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in South Carthage is 26% higher than the national average

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      South Carthage employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector22.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.9%
      Wholesale & retail services12.8%7.9%
      Public administration7.7%6.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities15.0%2.9%
      Education, health & social services1.3%46.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Gordonsville, TN1,534$54,0632.3%
      Alexandria, TN1,106$51,2507.4%
      Hartsville (Trousdale County) , TN7,970$47,66713.8%
      Watertown, TN1,412$40,00027.7%
      Carthage, TN2,186$34,00638.5%
      South Carthage, TN1,338$34,64337.4%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Darmstadt, IN1,338$86,96457.2%
      Okarche, OK1,338$75,25036.0%
      Powells Crossroads, TN1,338$55,5920.5%
      Montcalm, MB1,338n/a 
      Robins AFB, GA1,337$68,75024.3%
      South Carthage, TN1,338$34,64337.4%
      Source: The South Carthage, TN employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).