|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Carson is 93,535. Carson, California is the 361st largest city in the US.
Carson is located entirely in Los Angeles County.
The peak population of Carson was in 2020, when its population was 95,074. In 2020, Carson was the 345th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 361st largest city in the US. Carson is currently 1.6% smaller than it was in 2020.
Carson has grown 3.9% since the 2000. Carson, California's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Carson has a population density of 4,898.2 people per square mile.
|355||Asheville, North Carolina||94,067||29.0%|
|357||Fall River, Massachusetts||93,884||1.9%|
|358||Palm Coast, Florida||93,833||182.7%|
|367||Mission Viejo, California||92,449||-1.2%|
The total voting age population of Carson, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 63,076. The voting age population is 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.7% of the residents of Carson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Carson are 27.0% White, 26.7% Asian, 23.8% Black, 14.2% Other, 5.0% Two or more races, 2.6% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.7% American Indian. Additionally, 37.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Carson, 8.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.0%. On a per-household basis, 6.5% of families are below the poverty line in Carson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.0% of Carson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 80.9% of Carson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 28.3% have a bachelor's degree and 7.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Carson residents aged 5 and older, 53.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 29.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 21.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Carson is 6.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Carson, 16.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Carson is $82,305.
In Carson, 73.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 26.9% of housing units in Carson.
Of all the housing units in Carson, 3.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Carson, 6.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Carson is $1,524.
In Carson, 88.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.