Carthage Moore County, North Carolina

Carthage: City in Moore County, North Carolina, United States of America

About

Carthage is a city located in the county of Moore in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,205 and a population density of 128 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,595 inhabitants.

The city was created 246 years ago in 1775.

Carthage Quick Facts

Population : 2,595 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Moore County
Postal code : 28327
Phone Area Codes : 910
Area : 17.2 km2
Altitude : 617 feet / 188 meters
Capital city : Carthage is capital of Moore County
Establishment : January 01, 1776 (246 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 00:44:13 (1st October 2022)
Density : 151 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 15.03% (2010-2020)
Carthage locator map
Location of Carthage on North Carolina map.
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MOORE COUNTY COURTHOUSE CARTHAGE MOORE COUNTY
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Geography

Carthage is located at 35°20'46"N 79°25'1"W (35.3459900, -79.4169700).

Carthage map

Demographics

The population of Carthage increased by 15.03% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,205 - census
2011 2,316 4.79% estimation process
2012 2,334 0.77% estimation process
2013 2,356 0.93% estimation process
2014 2,379 0.97% estimation process
2015 2,399 0.83% estimation process
2016 2,440 1.68% estimation process
2017 2,479 1.57% estimation process
2018 2,512 1.31% estimation process
2019 2,553 1.61% estimation process
2020 2,595 1.62% estimation process

Carthage zip code is 28327. County name: Moore, County fips: 37125

Carthage, Fagansville

People born in Carthage (5)

People born in Carthage, including professional wrestler Joey Abs, football player Garry Cobb, US Army General George W. McIver, .

List

  • Cornelia Petty Jerman (American suffragist and Democratic Party official) she was born in 01/12/1874
  • Rena C Harrell (North Carolina librarian) she was born in 31/08/1891

Schools in Carthage

College & universities near Carthage, NC

Code Name City ZIP
199634 Sandhills Community College Pinehurst (NC) 28374

Stations (17)

Amtrak & bus stations near Carthage, NC

Code Name Address Type
SOP Southern Pines 235 Northwest Broad Street RAIL
HAM Hamlet West Main St. and North Bridges St. RAIL
FAY Fayetteville 472 Hay Street RAIL
CYN Cary 211 North Academy Street RAIL
NSF North Carolina State Fair station 1025 Blue Ridge Blvd. RAIL

Post offices near Carthage

Post Office Name City ZIP
Carthag Post Office Carthage (NC) 28327

Other places with the same name (12)

Other cities in Moore County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Moore County , NC.

City Name Population Title
Pinehurst 15,752 Village in North Carolina
Southern Pines 15,070 Town in North Carolina, USA
Aberdeen 8,339 Town in Moore County, North Carolina, United States
Seven Lakes 4,888 Township in Moore County, North Carolina
Whispering Pines 3,461 Village in North Carolina
Pinebluff 1,647 City in Moore County, North Carolina, United States of America
Robbins 1,241 City in Moore County, North Carolina, USA
Foxfire 1,061 Human settlement in Moore County, North Carolina, United States of America
Taylortown 880 Human settlement in Moore County, North Carolina, United States of America
Vass 801 Human settlement in Moore County, North Carolina, United States of America
Cameron 352 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Carthage distances to largest North Carolina cities