Carterville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 5,847 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Carterville is the 318th largest community in Illinois.
Carterville is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 86.33% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Carterville is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Carterville who work in office and administrative support (9.64%), maintenance occupations (9.42%), and teaching (9.20%).
The citizens of Carterville are among the most well-educated in the nation: 44.37% of adults in Carterville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Carterville in 2018 was $28,374, which is middle income relative to Illinois, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $113,496 for a family of four. However, Carterville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Carterville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Carterville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Carterville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Carterville include German, English, Irish, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Carterville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.