Cartago is located close to the center of California. Cartago is part of Inyo County. Cartago has 1.17 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Cartago population is 38, which has shrunk 65.14% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 12.39% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Cartago median household income is $46,016 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 33.86% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 29.47% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Cartago median house value is $87,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 74.40% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 75.60% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Cartago is better than the state average in quality.