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About Carthage

Carthage, Illinois

 

 

 

 

Carthage is a city in Hancock CountyIllinoisUnited States. The population was 2,605 as of the 2010 Census, down from 2,725 in 2000. It is the county seat of Hancock County. Carthage is most famous for being the site of the death of Joseph Smith in 1844.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carthage
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Carthage jail front entrance.jpg
The historic Carthage Jail

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Location of Carthage within Illinois

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Carthage is located at 40°24′52″N 91°8′0″W (40.414327, -91.133472).

According to the 2010 census, the city has a total area of 2.44 square miles (6.3 km2), all land.

In June, 2006 development property on the east side of Carthage was voluntarily annexed into the city limits. This property totaled approximately .43 square miles (1.1 km2), all land except for an eight-acre lake

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Beginning in August 2007, the Carthage High School (also known as Hancock County Central High School) building has become the home of the newly formed Illini West High School, consolidating the high school districts of Carthage, La Harpe, and Dallas City. The three cities will maintain separate facilities for elementary and middle schools.

Carl Sandburg College, a two-year community college based in Galesburg, has a satellite campus located on the north side of Carthage.

From 1870 to 1964, Carthage was home to Carthage College, which relocated to Kenosha, Wisconsin. From 1965 to 1975, Carthage was home to Robert Morris University–Illinois, which merged with Moser School of Business and relocated to Chicago.

The former Carthage College campus were purchased by Prairieland Investment Group in June 2007. (Hancock County Journal Pilot June 27, 2007) Some buildings are renovated for use by Carthage Veterinary Clinic. The auditorium was given to Carl Sandburg College, and has been restored for use by the college and for community presentations and events

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Carthage Golf Club: The 9-hole Carthage Golf Course is located right next to the scenic Carthage Lake. This par 35 course features a variety of holes measuring 2800 yards; thhe holes run the gamut from the 120 yard Hole 2 over water, to the 520 yard Hole 5 straight-away, to the doglegs of holes 4 and 8.

Carthage Lake: Carthage Lake at the northwest edge of town includes Jaycee Park with picnic shelters, disc golf, swimming and play equipment. Also at the lake are a campground and the nine-hole Carthage Golf Club.

Hancock County Courthouse: The Hancock County Courthouse in Carthage, built in 1908, is the third courthouse for the county. It is at the center of the square in Carthage. The courthouse and shops shops surrounding the square have been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since 1986.

Jaycee Park: The Jaycee Park is Carthage's Premier general purpose park. Located at the Carthage Lake, also on the North-West corner of the city, the Jaycee Park has provisions for camping (near the golf course), shelters for family picnics and reunions, numerous playground areas for the kids, toilet and water facilities, and more.

Joe Grate Park: The Joe Grate Park at the northeast side of town includes picnic facilities, baseball and softball fields, and tennis courts.

The Kibbe Hancock Heritage Museum: The Kibbe Hancock Heritage Museum includes a large display of artifacts about life in early Hancock County; the natural history collection from biology professor, Dr. Alice Kibbe; displays from the Illinois Funeral Directors Association museum; and an exhibit about the Civil War, the life and death of Abraham Lincoln and how it relates to Hancock County.

Lake Hill Winery: Lake Hill Winery was founded in 2010 by Craig and Anita Wear. The Winery, which is located along scenic Carthage Lake, is complete with vineyards, a large patio, an outdoor gazebo, and banquet call. Since 2010, Lake Hill Winery has been west central Illinois' premier winery and banquet hall.

Looking for Lincoln: Carthage has six "Looking for Lincoln" informational kiosks, and is part of the Looking for Lincoln Heritage Coalition.

World of Wonders Park: World of Wonders Park (W.O.W. Park) is a community built park that was built in 1994 in the memory of Emily Frankovich, the World of Wonders park was a community build project that was built and exists entirely through the philanthropy of others. W.O.W. Park is located just south of the town square.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carthage,_Illinois


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