Latest Data (2018)
Population 2,465
Nationwide Rank 6855

Quick Facts

Carthage, Illinois is the 6,855th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Carthage, Illinois is a city.

Carthage, Illinois is currently 10.8% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Carthage, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
6845 Nicoma Park, Oklahoma 2,472 1.7%
6846 Orchard Lake Village, Michigan 2,472 10.9%
6847 Pacolet, South Carolina 2,472 -9.6%
6848 El Portal, Florida 2,471 -1.1%
6849 Fairmont City, Illinois 2,471 1.4%
6850 Nixon, Texas 2,471 8.0%
6851 Fennimore, Wisconsin 2,470 3.6%
6852 Hebron, Ohio 2,469 21.8%
6853 Liberty, Pennsylvania 2,468 973.0%
6854 Hudson, Iowa 2,466 16.3%
6855 Carthage, Illinois 2,465 -9.2%
6856 Ross, California 2,465 5.7%
6857 Weatherly, Pennsylvania 2,465 -5.5%
6858 Coats, North Carolina 2,464 31.9%
6859 Lomira, Wisconsin 2,464 10.3%
6860 Pleasant Ridge, Michigan 2,463 -4.8%
6861 Roaring Spring, Pennsylvania 2,463 1.9%
6862 Skaneateles, New York 2,463 -5.8%
6863 South Congaree, South Carolina 2,463 7.6%
6864 Strafford, Missouri 2,462 30.8%
6865 Winters, Texas 2,460 -15.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Illinois

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4808 Flora 4,883 -3.4%
4814 Lake Barrington 4,879 2.1%
4818 Marseilles 4,873 4.1%
4821 Carmi 4,871 -9.9%
4831 Watseka 4,860 -14.3%
4840 Stone Park 4,844 -5.4%
4846 Olympia Fields 4,833 2.0%
4870 Palos Park 4,778 -1.7%
4927 Sherman 4,684 61.2%
4929 Auburn 4,681 5.3%
4952 Fox River Grove 4,630 -7.3%
5005 Shelbyville 4,542 -8.3%
5021 West Peoria 4,508 -5.0%
5030 Breese 4,493 9.8%
5039 Sullivan 4,483 2.7%
5057 Beecher 4,460 109.5%
5109 Lawrenceville 4,383 -7.1%
5128 Cortland 4,361 104.3%
5133 Tuscola 4,352 -2.9%
5155 Sparta 4,326 -5.4%
5189 Lebanon 4,274 20.2%
5196 Pittsfield 4,265 -7.8%
5205 Deer Park 4,259 35.6%
5206 Freeburg 4,257 4.0%
5221 Paxton 4,229 -7.8%
5227 Hometown 4,222 -5.3%
5236 Barrington Hills 4,207 6.2%
5275 Anna 4,143 -19.4%
5279 Peotone 4,136 21.2%
5293 Burnham 4,119 -1.1%
5301 Caseyville 4,107 -5.7%
5303 Rosemont 4,107 -2.6%
5343 Morrison 4,046 -9.6%
5350 South Chicago Heights 4,042 1.9%
5365 Kildeer 4,019 13.1%
5385 Dwight 3,993 -8.7%
5392 Lakewood 3,985 67.4%
5409 Eldorado 3,962 -12.3%
5438 St. Joseph 3,928 31.8%
5457 Washington Park 3,906 -34.1%
5466 Millstadt 3,885 31.3%
5468 Wonder Lake 3,884 34.3%
5475 Green Oaks 3,868 6.9%
5493 Dupo 3,844 -2.3%
5494 Marshall 3,843 -1.8%
5511 Smithton 3,826 60.5%
5536 Madison 3,794 -16.4%
5562 Coal Valley 3,757 3.6%
5566 Indian Head Park 3,751 1.8%
5589 Metamora 3,713 35.7%
5591 Rochester 3,713 28.5%
5615 Wadsworth 3,681 8.8%
5657 Fairbury 3,623 -8.8%
5659 Dixmoor 3,616 -8.1%
5666 Hainesville 3,608 67.5%
5674 Byron 3,603 18.5%
5681 Riverwoods 3,595 -6.7%
5692 Oglesby 3,587 -1.4%
5723 Le Roy 3,544 6.0%
5741 Red Bud 3,526 2.5%
5762 Forsyth 3,496 42.1%
5763 Oregon 3,496 -14.0%
5785 Aledo 3,469 -3.8%
5803 Tolono 3,449 27.0%
5814 Johnston City 3,441 -2.9%
5823 Germantown Hills 3,430 49.9%
5839 Riverton 3,405 9.8%
5879 Virden 3,354 -3.7%
5883 Fulton 3,346 -13.8%
5932 Gibson City 3,297 -2.3%
5950 Sleepy Hollow 3,277 -8.1%
5966 New Baden 3,264 8.4%
5992 Georgetown 3,234 -10.6%
6036 East Dundee 3,192 6.8%
6045 Galena 3,183 -8.0%
6046 Carlyle 3,181 -6.6%
6101 South Jacksonville 3,139 -9.5%
6120 Gillespie 3,121 -8.1%
6126 Momence 3,113 -1.2%
6151 Abingdon 3,088 -14.2%
6197 Havana 3,040 -14.8%
6199 Nashville 3,040 -3.4%
6247 Westville 2,990 -5.5%
6263 Winnebago 2,978 0.0%
6269 Sumner 2,973 191.7%
6270 North Barrington 2,970 0.0%
6321 Bushnell 2,904 -10.6%
6324 Rushville 2,902 -9.8%
6326 Heyworth 2,899 17.5%
6337 Cherry Valley 2,887 29.2%
6360 Newton 2,860 -6.3%
6389 Arcola 2,840 -0.1%
6417 Mount Morris 2,808 -7.6%
6428 Savanna 2,798 -20.9%
6449 McLeansboro 2,773 -5.7%
6463 Knoxville 2,765 -12.8%
6503 Hamilton 2,740 -9.3%
6510 El Paso 2,735 -0.1%
6516 Lena 2,734 -5.5%
6518 Christopher 2,731 -3.9%
6559 Ford Heights 2,705 -21.4%
6594 Round Lake Heights 2,671 95.1%
6611 Marquette Heights 2,663 -4.7%
6632 Pawnee 2,651 0.3%
6635 Tilton 2,647 -19.3%
6641 Casey 2,635 -10.3%
6674 Trenton 2,607 -0.6%
6767 Sheridan 2,529 4.8%
6768 Diamond 2,528 79.2%
6812 Kenilworth 2,494 0.0%
6822 Galva 2,485 -11.2%
6849 Fairmont City 2,471 1.4%
6855 Carthage 2,465 -9.2%
6907 Villa Grove 2,426 -4.8%
6911 Wayne 2,425 12.0%
6921 Thornton 2,419 -6.1%
6931 Carrollton 2,413 -7.1%
7028 White Hall 2,346 -10.6%
7056 Davis Junction 2,328 144.5%
7061 Amboy 2,322 -11.6%
7119 Altamont 2,283 0.0%
7132 Ina 2,273 -7.5%
7154 Seneca 2,261 10.1%
7155 Elwood 2,260 36.5%
7160 Farmington 2,258 -13.1%
7197 Henry 2,232 -11.8%
7202 Arthur 2,227 0.1%
7206 Petersburg 2,226 -3.0%
7243 Polo 2,198 -11.2%
7255 Cairo 2,188 -39.6%
7264 Lewistown 2,183 -13.3%
7309 Mason City 2,155 -15.7%
7321 Brighton 2,150 -2.0%
7348 Nokomis 2,126 -10.8%
7359 Oakbrook Terrace 2,119 -6.7%
7363 Tremont 2,118 4.5%
7377 Aviston 2,110 66.7%
7424 Pecatonica 2,094 4.1%
7442 Cambridge 2,087 -4.2%
7525 Oakwood Hills 2,041 -7.4%
7538 Hinckley 2,037 2.3%
7544 Lexington 2,033 3.4%
7552 Elmwood 2,029 4.6%
7590 Girard 2,010 -10.4%
7610 South Roxana 2,001 6.0%
7615 Roanoke 1,998 0.3%
7635 Minonk 1,987 -8.3%
7641 Carbon Cliff 1,981 17.8%
7688 Mount Olive 1,959 -9.6%
7689 Fisher 1,956 18.5%
7691 Prophetstown 1,956 -3.1%
7699 Catlin 1,952 -7.0%
7709 Steeleville 1,947 -6.2%
7710 Bellevue 1,945 3.0%
7718 Farmer City 1,941 -5.4%
7741 Rockdale 1,931 2.2%
7744 Alorton 1,928 -29.7%
7750 Phoenix 1,925 -10.6%
7758 Athens 1,921 10.7%
7764 Richmond 1,917 64.5%
7786 Mackinaw 1,907 21.0%
7787 Mount Sterling 1,905 -8.3%
7791 New Athens 1,904 -3.9%
7813 Albion 1,889 -2.4%
7825 Hodgkins 1,885 -11.7%
7837 Venice 1,878 -25.6%
7845 Sesser 1,875 -11.6%
7855 Somonauk 1,873 29.9%
7869 Prairie Grove 1,866 80.6%
7870 Merrionette Park 1,865 -6.8%
7955 Marissa 1,825 -14.6%
7974 Hudson 1,818 19.7%
8024 Orion 1,797 4.7%
8091 Hampton 1,765 8.2%
8128 Lacon 1,749 -11.4%
8146 Chenoa 1,737 -5.9%
8173 Moweaqua 1,727 -10.8%
8182 Zeigler 1,725 3.5%
8186 Stockton 1,724 -11.0%
8197 Kirkland 1,718 46.4%
8206 Maroa 1,716 2.1%
8224 Jonesboro 1,709 -6.9%
8233 De Pue 1,705 -7.1%
8240 Bridgeport 1,701 -21.2%
8272 Roodhouse 1,688 -23.7%
8276 Bunker Hill 1,686 -6.6%
8286 Gilman 1,682 -6.1%
8290 Bement 1,681 -5.6%
8294 Princeville 1,677 1.0%
8388 Port Byron 1,628 5.6%
8391 Teutopolis 1,626 3.9%
8417 Atlanta 1,619 -1.8%
8426 Delavan 1,616 -11.5%
8435 Neoga 1,611 -13.0%
8457 Bannockburn 1,602 11.7%
8461 Earlville 1,600 -11.1%
8485 Jerome 1,590 12.8%
8495 East Dubuque 1,585 -20.6%
8497 Carrier Mills 1,584 -15.7%
8503 Southern View 1,582 -11.5%
8514 Mount Carroll 1,578 -13.6%
8519 Grayville 1,574 -9.5%
8621 North Pekin 1,531 -4.3%
8629 Limestone 1,528 -5.9%
8650 De Soto 1,518 -7.9%
8653 Erie 1,517 -4.4%
8668 Herscher 1,512 -1.3%
8669 East Hazel Crest 1,511 -5.9%
8681 Manito 1,507 -12.9%
8683 Oakwood 1,507 0.3%
8725 Greenup 1,491 -3.3%
8727 Waterman 1,491 20.0%
8728 Williamsville 1,491 3.9%
8732 Warsaw 1,490 -16.6%
8739 Port Barrington 1,488 71.6%
8752 Mount Pulaski 1,481 -12.7%
8777 Leland Grove 1,472 -6.8%
8816 Winchester 1,458 -12.1%
8831 Virginia 1,452 -15.8%
8836 Roxana 1,450 -9.8%
8854 Vienna 1,442 13.9%
8858 Benld 1,440 -6.4%
8899 Philo 1,424 7.5%
8902 Dunlap 1,422 47.6%
8926 Gridley 1,414 -0.3%
8932 Crainville 1,411 29.3%
8984 Durand 1,398 29.5%
8993 St. Elmo 1,395 -3.9%
8995 Gardner 1,394 -2.9%
8997 Grandview 1,393 -9.0%
9006 Kincaid 1,390 -3.7%
9040 Oblong 1,378 -12.6%
9064 Okawville 1,370 1.0%
9088 Capron 1,357 21.4%
9092 Forreston 1,356 -8.0%
9101 Hartford 1,353 -12.2%
9119 Cerro Gordo 1,346 -6.3%
9121 North Utica 1,346 38.0%
9125 Clifton 1,344 2.1%
9146 Maple Park 1,337 70.1%
9153 Lanark 1,334 -15.7%
9171 New Berlin 1,327 27.7%
9187 Walnut 1,323 -9.3%
9199 Granville 1,317 -6.5%
9207 Warren 1,314 -11.9%
9250 Harristown 1,301 -2.9%
9256 Colchester 1,299 -13.1%
9271 Wyoming 1,295 -9.8%
9300 Onarga 1,287 -10.3%
9316 Long Creek 1,282 -8.5%
9318 Palestine 1,282 -6.6%
9320 Toluca 1,282 -4.1%
9327 Germantown 1,280 7.1%
9341 Cambria 1,274 -4.4%
9360 Bethany 1,268 -1.7%
9370 St. Jacob 1,266 30.9%
9380 Oquawka 1,263 -17.8%
9416 Barry 1,252 -8.1%
9430 Chrisman 1,245 -5.1%
9434 Valmeyer 1,245 102.1%
9436 Grant Park 1,243 -10.8%
9456 Hillcrest 1,237 6.0%
9462 Rossville 1,235 1.8%
9463 Tower Lakes 1,235 -7.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 2,465 6,855
2017 2,483 6,815
2016 2,546 6,730
2015 2,545 6,713
2014 2,542 6,707
2013 2,544 6,698
2012 2,576 6,640
2011 2,597 6,604
2010 2,605 6,591
2009 2,455 6,716
2008 2,482 6,670
2007 2,497 6,645
2006 2,508 6,599
2005 2,530 6,537
2004 2,543 6,503
2003 2,579 6,435
2002 2,621 6,363
2001 2,689 6,242
2000 2,717 6,207
1990 2,763 5,771