Carthage, MS Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,634 housing units in Carthage.
This represents a 3.5% growth from 1,578 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 1,285 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 349 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Carthage is about 64.9%.
Carthage's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10%.
Average household size is 2.64 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Carthage were built after 1973.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||0.70%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Median year structure was built||1970|
|Median Value of occupied units||$68,200|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$55,000|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||3.05|
|Median year structure was built||1977|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$278|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||0.90%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||13.6%|