Carthage is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 2,261 people and just one neighborhood, Carthage is the 210th largest community in Tennessee.
Occupations and Workforce
Carthage is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Carthage is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Carthage who work in office and administrative support (17.77%), sales jobs (13.46%) and healthcare (5.92%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town 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.
Being a small town, Carthage does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.