Living in Carson, CA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Carson, California Info Snack

Population
92,079
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
8.7%
Median Home
$462,600
Median Income
$82,305
Median Rent
$1,524

Carson SnackAbility

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

Carson, CA Crime Report

2,448
Total Crimes
2,662.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
7.50%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Carson
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,448 2,662.4 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 444 482.9 441.2 366.7
Murder 5 5.4 4.3 5.0
Robbery 122 132.7 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 286 311.0 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 2,004 2,179.5 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 328 356.7 386.1 340.5
Larceny 1,277 1,388.8 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 399 433.9 358.8 219.9

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 112 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 111 113 100
Housing 184 196 100
Transportation 126 128 100
Utilities 107 118 100

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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
2019 92,079 -0.5%
2018 92,517 -0.4%
2017 92,927 0.2%
2016 92,780 0.1%
2015 92,691 0.2%
2014 92,475 0.5%
2013 91,994 0.1%
2012 91,937 0.5%
2011 91,508 0.2%
2010 91,299 -

Race / Ethnicity in Carson

White
7.0% (6,462)
African American
23.5% (21,624)
American Indian
0.2% (226)
Asian
26.3% (24,176)
Hawaiian
2.6% (2,388)
Other
0.1% (95)
Two Or More
3.0% (2,732)
Hispanic
37.3% (34,376)
Race Carson CA USA
White 7.0% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 23.5% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 26.3% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 2.6% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 37.3% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Carson

Female
51.4% (47,355)
Male
48.6% (44,724)
Gender Carson CA USA
Female 51.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (8,287)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (8,287)
High School / GED
22.0% (20,257)
Some College
22.0% (20,257)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (8,287)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (19,336)
Master's Degree
6.0% (5,524)
Professional Degree
1.0% (920)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (920)
Education Carson CA USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Carson, California

Less than $10,000
3.0% (276,116)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.8% (349,893)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.3% (490,143)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.0% (550,406)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.2% (848,437)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.0% (1,562,833)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.4% (1,417,470)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.3% (1,960,207)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.1% (930,980)
$200,000 or more
8.9% (821,409)
Income Carson CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.0% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.8% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.3% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.0% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.2% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.0% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.4% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.3% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.1% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 8.9% 12.2% 7.7%

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