In 2019, Carthage, TX had a population of 6.54k people with a median age of 34.9 and a median household income of $51,758. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Carthage, TX declined from 6,646 to 6,535, a −1.67% decrease and its median household income grew from $50,670 to $51,758, a 2.15% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Carthage, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (64.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (25.1%), White (Hispanic) (8.03%), Other (Hispanic) (1.97%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.26%). 0% of the households in Carthage, TX speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
97.9% of the residents in Carthage, TX are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Carthage, TX are Panola College (902 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2019, the median property value in Carthage, TX was $107,300, and the homeownership rate was 63.4%. Most people in Carthage, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Carthage, TX was 2 cars per household.