Carthage is a tiny city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 322 people and just one neighborhood, Carthage is the 262nd largest community in Arkansas.
Occupations and Workforce
Carthage is a blue-collar town, with 67.26% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Carthage is a city of transportation and shipping workers, production and manufacturing workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Carthage who work in management occupations (8.93%), farm management occupations (8.33%) and healthcare suport services (7.14%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Carthage’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Carthage has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Carthage has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Carthage than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Carthage may be for you.
One downside of living in Carthage, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.00 minutes every day commuting to work.
Carthage is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.