1840 Carter County Census Statistics

Population Statistics
Total Population 2905
White Males 1373
White Females 1338
Total Slaves 186
Male Slaves Age 24 and Over 28
Female Slaves Age 24 and Over 29
Total Free Colored Persons 8
Male Free Colored Persons Age 24 and Over 3
Female Free Colored Persons Age 24 and Over 1

Educational Statistics
Universities or Colleges 0
Academies and Grammar Schools 0
Primary and Common Schools 2
Scholars in Primary and Common Schools 50
Scholars in Public Charge 0
White Persons Age 20 or Over Who Cannot Read and Write 531
% of Total Population Who Cannot Read and Write 18.3

Occupational Statistics
Persons Involved in Manufacturing and Trade 0
Persons Involved in Navigation of the Oceans 0
Persons Involved in Navigation of Canals, Lakes and Rivers 0
Persons Involved in Learned Professions and Engineers 0
Persons Involved in Printing and Binding 0
Persons Involved in Mining 0
Persons Involved in Agriculture 2149
Persons Involved in Commerce 0

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