Carson, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Carson, California Info Snack

Population
91,354
Unemployment
6.7%
Poverty
9.1%
Median Home
$494,800
Median Income
$86,040
Median Rent
$1,569

Carson SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
5
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
6

Carson, CA Crime Report

2,436
Total Crimes
2,666.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
13.64%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Carson
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,436 2,666.0 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 392 429.0 442.0 387.8
Murder 8 8.8 5.6 6.5
Robbery 98 107.3 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 265 290.0 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 2,044 2,237.0 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 253 276.9 369.7 314.2
Larceny 1,262 1,381.2 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 529 579.0 427.6 246.0

Carson, CA Cost Of Living

135
Carson's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Carson California National Average
Overall 135 140 100
Services 117 112 100
Groceries 113 113 100
Health 112 115 100
Housing 185 198 100
Transportation 136 134 100
Utilities 106 126 100

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Rankings for Carson in California

Map Of Carson, CA

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Population over time in Carson

Year Population % Change
2020 91,354 -1.3%
2019 92,517 -0.4%
2018 92,927 0.2%
2017 92,780 0.1%
2016 92,691 0.2%
2015 92,475 0.5%
2014 91,994 0.1%
2013 91,937 0.5%
2012 91,508 0.2%
2011 91,299 -

Race / Ethnicity in Carson

White
6.7% (6,125)
African American
23.7% (21,658)
American Indian
0.1% (124)
Asian
25.3% (23,122)
Hawaiian
2.1% (1,904)
Other
0.1% (69)
Two Or More
3.4% (3,096)
Hispanic
38.6% (35,256)
Race Carson CA USA
White 6.7% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 23.7% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 25.3% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 2.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.4% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 38.6% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Carson

Female
51.1% (46,674)
Male
48.9% (44,679)
Gender Carson CA USA
Female 51.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (7,308)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (8,221)
High School / GED
22.0% (20,097)
Some College
23.0% (21,011)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (8,221)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (19,184)
Master's Degree
7.0% (6,394)
Professional Degree
1.0% (913)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Carson CA USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Carson, California

Less than $10,000
3.2% (291,149)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.3% (303,632)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.0% (453,428)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.5% (590,742)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.6% (698,317)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.0% (1,464,924)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.0% (1,457,214)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.8% (1,898,527)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.8% (984,326)
$200,000 or more
10.9% (993,137)
Income Carson CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.2% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.3% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.0% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.5% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.6% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.0% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.0% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.8% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.8% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 10.9% 13.3% 8.3%

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