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Welcome to Carterville ...

The city of Carterville is located in Jasper County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Carterville has a population of 1,968 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Carterville.

Carterville is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Carterville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Carterville: (417)

The ZIP code for Carterville: 64835<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Carterville had an population of 1,968 people. This is an increase of 4.07% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.38% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Carterville had a population of 1,891 people. This makes Carterville the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Carterville represents 0.03% of the population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 248th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,891 people, the population of Carterville increased 2.22% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,850 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Carterville.

Adding Carterville to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Carterville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Carterville elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a William Bradley Map (1866).

We also found Carterville on a Rand McNally Map (1888).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Carterville on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Carterville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Carterville - they are located in Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New York, South Dakota and Texas (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Carterville.

Communities near Carterville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Carterville.

  • Joplin [Jasper County]
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    • Joplin [Jasper County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Carterville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 50,925 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Joplin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Joplin<6>
  • Carthage [Jasper County]
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    • Carthage [Jasper County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Carterville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,746 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carthage
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carthage<6>
  • Neosho [Newton County]
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    • Neosho [Newton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Carterville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,054 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Neosho
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Neosho<6>
  • Carl Junction [Jasper County]
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    • Carl Junction [Jasper County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Carterville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,274 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carl Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carl Junction
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carl Junction<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Baxter Springs [Cherokee County]
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      • Baxter Springs [Cherokee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Carterville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,948 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baxter Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baxter Springs<6>
    • Galena [Cherokee County]
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      • Galena [Cherokee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Carterville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,858 people
      • Former name for Galena:
      • Leedsville
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Galena<6>
    • Granby [Newton County]
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      • Granby [Newton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Carterville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,085 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Granby<6>
    • Duquesne [Jasper County]
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      • Duquesne [Jasper County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Carterville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,639 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duquesne have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duquesne
    • Sarcoxie [Jasper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sarcoxie
      • Sarcoxie [Jasper County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Carterville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,551 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sarcoxie have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sarcoxie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sarcoxie<6>
    • Duenweg [Jasper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duenweg
      • Duenweg [Jasper County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Carterville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,379 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duenweg have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duenweg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duenweg<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Carterville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Carterville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Carterville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Carterville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Carterville. See our Newspapers Page for Carterville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carterville ...

Looking for more information about Carterville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Carterville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Carterville.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Carterville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Jasper, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Carterville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Carterville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Carterville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Carterville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Carterville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Carterville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Carterville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carterville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1507, Longitude: -94.4409    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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