Carthage is a tiny city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 328 people and just one neighborhood, Carthage is the 262nd largest community in Arkansas.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Carthage, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 67.26% of Carthage’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. 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.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Carthage has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Carthage a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Carthage is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Carthage, the average commute to work is 31.00 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
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.