Carson SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
5
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
6

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Carson Info Snack

Carson is a city in Los Angeles County, California. As of the 2010 census, Carson had a population of 91,714. Located 13 miles (21 km) south of downtown Los Angeles and approximately 14 miles away from the Los Angeles International Airport. Incorporated on February 20, 1968, Carson is the youngest municipality in the South Bay region of Metropolitan Los Angeles. The city is generally a working class city with some middle-class neighborhoods.
Population
92,780
Unemployment
10.8%
Poverty
11.3%
Median Home
$366,700
Median Income
$73,829
Median Rent
$1,422

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Map Of Carson, CA

Population over time in Carson

Year Population % Change
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 -

Crime in Carson Per 100k

Crime Carson CA USA
Violent Crime 539.5 445.3 386.3
Murder 10.7 4.9 5.3
Robbery 176.3 139.6 102.8
Aggravated Assault 327.9 265.9 248.5
Property Crime 2589.4 2553.0 2450.7
Burglary 469.0 479.8 468.9
Larceny 1562.8 1623.0 1745.0
Car Theft 557.6 450.3 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Carson

White
7.4% (6,859)
African American
20.9% (19,398)
American Indian
0.3% (233)
Asian
25.4% (23,558)
Hawaiian
2.2% (2,029)
Other
0.1% (136)
Two Or More
3.8% (3,556)
Hispanic
39.9% (37,011)
Race Carson CA USA
White 7.4% 38.4% 60.6%
African American 20.9% 5.6% 10.4%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 25.4% 13.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 2.2% 0.4% 0.1%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 3.8% 2.9% 2.5%
Hispanic 39.9% 38.6% 17.3%

Household Income For Carson, California

Less than $10,000
3.5% (3,247)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.3% (3,061)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.4% (7,793)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.4% (5,937)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.5% (9,741)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.6% (17,257)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.6% (14,473)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.8% (20,226)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.8% (6,309)
$200,000 or more
5.1% (4,731)
Income Carson CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.5% 5.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.3% 4.9% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.4% 9.1% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.4% 8.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.5% 11.8% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.6% 16.5% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.6% 12.1% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.8% 15.2% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.8% 7.3% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 5.1% 8.7% 5.7%

Gender in Carson

Female
51.3% (47,616)
Male
48.7% (45,163)
Gender Carson CA USA
Female 51.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.8% (10,930)
9-12th Grade
8.2% (7,640)
High School / GED
22.4% (20,740)
Some College
24.2% (22,472)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (8,354)
Bachelor's Degree
17.7% (16,402)
Master's Degree
5.2% (4,833)
Professional Degree
0.9% (836)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (569)
Education Carson CA USA
< 9th Grade 11.8% 9.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 8.2% 8.0% 7.4%
High School / GED 22.4% 20.6% 27.5%
Some College 24.2% 21.7% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.8% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 17.7% 20.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 5.2% 8.0% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.9% 2.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.6% 1.3%

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