James Carter Net Worth, Age, Ethnicity, Wife, Marriage, Height

James Earl Carter III

James Carter is a Georgia-born American politician, entrepreneur, media personality, and Internet personality. He is well-known in the country as the son of Jimmy Carter, the 39th President of the United States.

During his presidency, Jimmy Carter dedicated his time to the people of America. James Carter follows in his father’s footsteps and enters politics, but he soon becomes involved in the family business. Aside from that, he does social work and assists those in need.

Quick Facts

Full Real NameJames Earl Carter III.
Other NamesJames Carter.
Age 73 years old.
ProfessionPolitician and entrepreneur.
BirthdayApril 12, 1950.
Place of BirthHonolulu, Hawaii, US.
Zodiac SignAries.
Current ResidencePlains, Georgia, United States.
EducationHigh School Graduate.
Alma materHometown School.
Height (approx.)In Feet Inches: 5′ 9″.
Weight (approx.)In Kilograms: 71-76 kg.
Eye ColorBlue.
Hair ColorLight Brown.
Length of HairShort.
Net worthUSD 9-12 million (approx.).

James Earl Carter III Biography

James Earl Carter III was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, on April 12, 1950. Moreover, James Earl Carter III is his full name. Chip is another name for him. He is currently residing in Plains, Georgia, USA. Chip was born under the sign of Aries.

Carter finished his primary education at a local Plains school. He then enrolled in a reputable college, but we have no authentic information about his education or the name of his college or school.

Former President Jimmy Carter and Rosalynn Carter’s second child is James Earl Carter III. He grew up surrounded by unconditional love and care. His parents instilled in him the importance of good manners and respect for others. He is of white ethnicity and believes in the Christian religion.

Jimmy Carter (born October 1, 1924) was a Navy candidate who became President of the United States in 1977. He held the position until 1981, when he was 57 years old. On July 7, 1946, he married Rosalynn Smith Carter.

He and his wife, Rosalynn Carter, decided to do social work after leaving the White House. They began constructing shelters for the poor. Peanut, their family business, was also founded by the two.

Carter is John William Carter’s (born July 3, 1947) younger brother, affectionately known as Jack. He married Elizabeth Brasfield and has two children: Jason James Carter, a son, and Sarah Rosemary Carter, a daughter.

Jimmy Carter’s third child is Donnel Jeffrey Carter (b. August 18, 1952). His wife is Annette Jene Davis, and the couple has three sons: James Carlton Carter, Joshua Jeffrey Carter, and Jeremy Davis Carter. Amy Lynn Carter, the youngest and only sister of three brothers, was born on October 19, 1967.

James Earl Carter III Wife, Marriage

Regarding his love life, James Carter had a relationship with Caron Griffin, a schoolteacher, and eventually married her. James Carter IV is the couple’s son. After that, he married Ginger Hodges. James and Ginger had a daughter named Margaret Alicia Carter. He is now married to Becky Payne and lives with her. He has married three women so far, and they are all happy.


Plains is where James Earl Carter III begins his political career. He remains in the Plain because he was elected to the city councils. After some time, he resigned from his position on city councils in order to assist his father in his presidency.

Furthermore, he assisted in his family’s Peanuts business. There was a time when their circumstances became more difficult for them, so he remained steadfastly committed to his family.

James Earl Carter III Net Worth

Chip has worked hard in American politics and is still a member of the assembly. His earnings from his family business are estimated to be in the range of USD 150-200k (approx.). Carter’s net worth is estimated to be between $9 and $12 million as of  March 2024.


  • He became the most talked about topic in the country in September 2020 when he was weeding smoke with country legend Willie Nelson.
  • According to the Washingtonian Magazine, James and Nelson were smoking on the roof of the White House, which Jimmy Carter confirmed.
  • Carter’s father was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2002 because he believes in peaceful resolutions to international conflicts.
  • Chip has also worked as a political consultant for Democratic candidates in over 100 campaigns.
  • He assisted his father during his political career and strived to do more of his father’s work.
  • His father, Jimmy Carter, wanted to create jobs and improve the environment, so he established many parks throughout the country.
  • James is one of the most well-known politicians because he was the only son who became involved in politics at a young age.