Carthage, Missouri

Current Temperature ° Population 14,271

Homefacts City Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 28.9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 54.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 16.8%

Crime Rate

33.28% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 196
  • Violent Crimes: 280
  • Robbery: 35
  • Burglary: 434
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

65.31% Higher than national avg.
  • 66 offenders in Carthage
  • 46.25 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $89,900
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 5
  • Homes For Sale: 208
  • Homes For Rent: 5

Environmental Hazards

87 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 12
  • Superfunds: 9
  • Tanks & Spills: 66

Unemployment

Low 2.0%
  • Missouri unemployment average: 2.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

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10 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 10 K-12 public schools in Carthage, MO and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Carthage's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.
1 Private School

St Anns School

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Crime view details

66 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$89,900 compared to September 2016
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    11.3%
  • Rented
    39.7%
  • Owned
    49%

208 Homes For Sale View All

$1,350,000
2334 Fairlawn Drive
Carthage, MO 64836
-- Beds | 2 Baths
$389,900
18752 Cedar Road
Carthage, MO 64836
6 Beds | 4 Baths
$389,900
18752 Cedar Road
Carthage, MO 64836
6 Beds | 4 Baths
$2,300,000
609 W Fir Road
Carthage, MO 64836
-- Beds | -- Baths

5 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$2,781
2nd
Carthage, MO 64836
-- Beds | -- Baths
$46,190
County Road 170
Carthage, MO 64836
-- Beds | -- Baths
$90,000
Country Club
Carthage, MO 64836
-- Beds | -- Baths
$44,700
Prospect Ave
Carthage, MO 64836
3 Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

24 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Carthage, MO issued 24 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 24 permits, 16 were issued for single family homes and 8 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Carthage, MO issued 17 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 17 permits, 11 were issued for single family homes and 6 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Building Permits By Year

5 Rental Properties View All

$3,500
1911 Buena Vista
Carthage, MO 64836
-- Beds | -- Baths
$1,000
432 W Fir Road
Carthage, MO 64836
-- Beds | -- Baths
$950
430 W Fir Road
Carthage, MO 64836
-- Beds | -- Baths
$1,500
918 W Central
Carthage, MO 64836
-- Beds | -- Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Carthage, MO
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $500
  • 1 Bedroom: $530
  • 2 Bedrooms: $680
  • 3 Bedrooms: $930
  • 4 Bedrooms: $990

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Environmental Hazards

87 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (489/512)
    Carthage, MO has 95.51% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Carthage, MO is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.45 Average
    Carthage, MO is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 33.83°
  • February 38°
  • March 49.77°
  • April 58.37°
  • May 66.77°
  • June 78.63°
  • July 81.67°
  • August 79.84°
  • September 69.78°
  • October 58.53°
  • November 49.47°
  • December 36.15°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Carthage, MO

Earthquakes
Carthage, MO has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Carthage, MO has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Carthage, MO has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Carthage, MO has a very high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Carthage, MO: $34,678

Unemployment

Unemployment in Carthage is 2.0%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.5% and 4.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 53.71%
White Collar - 46.29%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Jay Nixon
  • Sen. Roy Blunt
  • Sen. Claire McCaskill

City Representatives

  • Billy Long

Neighborhood Info

8 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

23 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

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