Carthage is a city located in Hancock County, Illinois. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 2,725. It is the county seat of Hancock County. Carthage is probably most infamous as the place where Joseph Smith, the Mormon prophet, was murdered.
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Carthage, Illinois and the Carthage Public Library DistrictCommunity and library information with links to other sites.
Carthage, IllinoisTourism, calendar of events, businesses, economic development, government, education, recreation, and organizations.
DISTek Integration, Inc.Carthage, Illinois based computer systems company, specializing in embedded systems programming.