Carson, Los Angeles County, California

Carson is a city in Los Angeles County, California. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 93,271. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 18.8 square miles. An elevation is 37 feet (11.27 m) above sea level. The population density was 4,950 people per square mile. The median age was 40.4 years (California state median age was 36.2 years). For every 100 females there were 88 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
93,271 residents
Population Change
+3.9% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
40.4 years (State: 36.2)
Below the Poverty Line
8.2% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
43,778 residents
Population Females
49,493 residents
Population Urban
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
15.4% Asia, 14.2% Latin America
Daytime Population Change
+6,750 (+7.2%)
Live and Work in the City
5,208 (11.9%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
7.9% (State: 5.5%)

Elections Results Data


    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Carson Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Carson Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Carson Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $421,600 (State: $449,100)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$245,500 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $504 – $1,760
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              133 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $3,526 (0.80%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $1,787 (0.50%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $77,162 (State: $64,500)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$24,878 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$9,543 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    List of Largest Colleges & Universities

                    • California State University-Dominguez Hills
                      Full-time enrollment: 9,862
                      Location: 1000 E Victoria St
                      Offers Master’s degree
                    • RWM Fiber Optics
                      FT enrollment: 92
                      Location: 16627 South Avalon Blvd Suite A
                      Private, for-profit
                    • InterCoast Colleges-Carson
                      FT enrollment: 86
                      Location: One Civic Plaza-Ste 110
                      Private, for-profit
                    • California Healing Arts College
                      FT enrollment: 27
                      Location: 500 East Carson Plaza Drive, Suite 103
                      Private, for-profit

                    Other Colleges & Universities

                    • El Camino College-Compton Center
                      about 4 miles
                      Compton, CA
                      Full-time enrollment: 4,506
                    • Los Angeles Harbor College
                      about 5 miles
                      Wilmington, CA
                      FT enrollment: 5,285
                    • Wyotech-Long Beach
                      about 5 miles
                      Long Beach, CA
                      FT enrollment: 2,453
                    • El Camino Community College District
                      about 5 miles
                      Torrance, CA
                      FT enrollment: 13,952
                    • Los Angeles Southwest College
                      about 7 miles
                      Los Angeles, CA
                      FT enrollment: 3,247
                    • Long Beach City College
                      about 8 miles
                      Long Beach, CA
                      FT enrollment: 15,602
                    • California State University-Long Beach
                      about 10 miles
                      Long Beach, CA
                      FT enrollment: 28,287

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • CARSON SENIOR HIGH
                      Students: 2,476
                      Location: 22328 S. MAIN ST.
                      Grades: 9-12
                      Students: 463
                      Location: 1000 E. VICTORIA ST.
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • MAGNOLIA SCIENCE ACADEMY 3
                      Students: 213
                      Location: 1254 E. HELMICK ST.
                      Grades: 6-12
                      Charter school
                    • EAGLE TREE CONTINUATION
                      Students: 26
                      Location: 22628 S. MAIN ST.
                      Grades: 9-12
                      Location: 22328 S. MAIN ST.
                      Grades: 9-12
                      Location: 22328 S. MAIN ST.
                      Grades: 9-12

                    List of Largest Private High Schools

                    • CARSON CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
                      Students: 67
                      Location: 21828 AVALON BLVD
                      Grades: KG-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • STEPHEN M. WHITE MIDDLE
                      Students: 1,745
                      Location: 22102 S. FIGUEROA ST.
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • ANDREW CARNEGIE MIDDLE
                      Students: 1,421
                      Location: 21820 BONITA ST.
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • GLENN HAMMOND CURTISS MIDDLE
                      Students: 949
                      Location: 1254 E. HELMICK ST.
                      Grades: 6-8
                      Students: 727
                      Location: 22424 CAROLDALE AVE.
                      Grades: KG-8
                    • CATSKILL AVENUE ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 492
                      Location: 23536 CATSKILL AVE.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • CARSON STREET ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 458
                      Location: 161 E. CARSON ST.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • DOLORES STREET ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 441
                      Location: 22526 DOLORES ST.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • DOMINGUEZ ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 418
                      Location: 21250 SANTA FE AVE.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • AMBLER AVENUE ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 381
                      Location: 319 E. SHERMAN DR.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • BONITA STREET ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 380
                      Location: 21929 BONITA ST.
                      Grades: KG-5

                    List of Largest Private Middle Schools

                    • CARSON MONTESSORI ACADEMY
                      Students: 63
                      Location: 812 E CARSON ST
                      Grades: PK-3
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Carson Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              2,084 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              2.12 (State: 2.14)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              32 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.03 (State: 0.04)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              567 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.58 (State: 0.62)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              1,206 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              1.23 (State: 1.49)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              7,008 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              7.15 (State: 7.42)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Carson

                              • K AND S GROUP HOME # 2
                                22008 RASHDALL AVE
                              • K AND S GROUP HOME III, INC
                                1700 E 220TH STREET
                              • LIN-ROS BEST HOME CARE #2
                                254 E 228TH STREET
                              • MVM HOME
                                607 EAST 228TH STREET
                              • ROBILYN’S GUEST HOME
                                22237 CATSKILL AVENUE
                              • CARSON ARTIFICIAL KIDNEY CENTER, LLC
                                1309 E. CARSON STREET
                              • CARSON-AVALON DIALYSIS CENTER
                                930 EAST DOMINGUEZ STREET
                                SUITE A
                              • FMC-CARSON
                                20710 S. LEAPWOOD AVENUE
                                SUITE F
                              • CHARITY HOME HEALTH SERVICES
                                500 CARSON PLZ DR STE 228
                              • VANTAGE HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES, INC
                                20620 S LEAPWOOD AVENUE
                                SUITE N

                              Airports & Heliports in Carson

                              • Goodyear Blimp Base Airport
                              • Carson Sheriff Station Heliport

                              Amtrak Stations in Carson

                              • 7 miles: LONG BEACH (601 N. LONG BEACH BLVD.)
                                Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
                              • 7 miles: SAN PEDRO (CATALINA TERMINAL, BERTH 95)
                                Bus Station . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service.
                              • 16 miles: LOS ANGELES (800 N. ALAMEDA ST.)
                                Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.

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                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Carson by Race (According to 2015)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2015)


                                        Natural Disasters in Carson


                                          Air Quality Information

                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            702% (Greater then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            52 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            26 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            3 pc.
                                            Google Map of Carson
                                            ZIP Codes for Carson: 90220, 90248, 90744, 90745, 90746, 90747, 90810
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