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Carson Population

Carson is a city in California, State of United States, borders West Rancho Dominguez on the north, Torrance on the west, Rancho Dominguez and Long Beach on the southeast, Rolling Hills Estates, and West Carson on the southwest. Carson population in 2023 is estimated to be 94,593, covers city area of 18.97 sq mi (49.12 sq km), ranks seventy-ninth largest city in California State, three-hundred-forty-first city in the United States. Carson is a city in Los Angeles County, Incorporated on February 20, 1968, located 13 miles south of downtown Los Angeles and approximately 14 miles from Los Angeles International Airport. Carson population as per 2020 census is 95,558 compared to 2010 population of 91,714 with the increase number of 3,844 people and growth of 4.2 percent.

Below is the Carson population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
201091,607
201191,7040.11
201292,1990.54
201392,5960.43
201492,7670.18
201592,8600.10
201692,710-0.16
201792,329-0.41
201891,909-0.45
201994,3492.65
202095,5581.28
2021 *93,532-2.12
2022 *94,2780.78
2023 *94,5930.33
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019, 2020 US Census & 2021 estimates updated


Carson Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Carson population is 91,407, out of these 46,301 are male, 45,106 are female, The sex ratio of Carson is 103. The median age of the Carson population is 43.8, Carson population by age are, under 18 years is 14,697, 16 years and over is 78,969, 18 years and over is 76,710, 21 years and over is 73,551, 65 years and over is 20,991. 50.7% are male, 49.3% are female, Population of Carson by age percent-wise is, 16.1% are under 18 years old, 86.4% are 16 years and over, 83.9% are 18 years and over, 80.5% are 21 years and over, 18.1% are 65 years and over. There are total 26,986 housing units, The voting population of Carson are 65,646, out of these 32,011 are male voters, 33,635 are female voters, 48.8% are male, 51.2% are female. Carson population in 2022 is estimated to be 94,278, and in 2021 is estimated to be 93,532.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -53,7424.1%
5 - 93,2113.5%
10 - 144,4584.9%
15 - 195,0225.5%
20 - 248,1869.0%
25 - 3414,97716.4%
35 - 447,1367.8%
45 - 5412,62513.8%
55 - 597,5638.3%
60 - 647,9168.7%
65 - 7410,09911.0%
75 - 844,4324.8%
85 and over2,0402.2%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates


Carson Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Carson by race are:

White Population

White population in Carson, California are 20,981, percentage wise 23.0 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Carson, California are 25,604, percentage wise 28.0 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Carson, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Asian population in Carson are 25,774, percentage wise 28.2 percent are asians, out of these 1,172 are Asian Indians, 542 are Chinese, 21,532 are Filipinos, 251 are Japanese, 1,449 are Korean, 188 are Vietnamese and 640 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Carson, California are 31,283. Percentage wise 34.2 percent are hispanics, out of these 28,215 are Mexican people, 86 are Puerto Ricans, 41 are Cubans, and 2,941 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race91,407Percent
White20,98123.0%
Black or African American25,60428.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native1840.2%
Asian Population25,77428.2%
Asian Indian1,1721.3%
Chinese5420.6%
Filipino21,53223.6%
Japanese2510.3%
Other Asian Population640
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,2581.4%
Hispanic or Latino31,28334.2%
Mexican28,21530.9%
Puerto Rican860.1%
Cuban410.0%
Other Hispanic or Latino2,941
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)


Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Carson native population is 55,844, out of these 45,107 born in the California state and 8,565 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 35,563, out of these 24,312 are Naturalized US citizen, 71 are in Europe, 13,494 in Asia, 1,475 in Africa, 9,016 in Latin America . Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Carson are 11,251, out of these 133 are from Europe, 4,720 are from Asia, 1,435 from Africa, 4,761 are from Latin America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Native55,844
Born in state of residence45,107
Born in other state in the United States8,565
Northeast809
Midwest2,433
South4,543
West780
Born outside the United States2,172
Puerto Rico0
U.S. Island Areas485
Born abroad of American parent(s)1,687
Foreign born
Born outside of United States35,563
Naturalized U.S. citizen24,312
Europe71
Asia13,494
Africa1,475
Oceania256
Latin America9,016
Northern America0
Foreigner
Not a U.S. citizen11,251
Europe133
Asia4,720
Africa1,435
Oceania202
Latin America4,761
Northern America0
Source: US Census 2019 estimates


Carson Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Carson, California are 26,986, Occupied housing units are 25,573. Percentage of occupancy is 95, 66.65% of houses are owner occupied and 28.12% of houses are renter occupied in Carson. There are 69.80 percent of one-unit detached, 6.32 percent of one-units attached, 0.35 percent of two-unit houses, 3.93 percent of three or four unit homes. 10.15 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 4 and average household size of renter occupied is 3. 18.16 percent are available with one vehicle, 29.82 percent are available with two vehicles, 44.02 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 2.77 percent are no vehicles available. Total number of Carson rental homes or apartments are 7,588, occupied by Renter, The median value of Carson average rental rate is $1,602.

HousingUnits
Total housing units26,986
Occupied housing units25,573
Occupied housing units percent95
Rental vacancy rate0
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached18,837
1-unit attached1,706
2 units94
3 or 4 units1,061
Mobile home2,738
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Owner-occupied17,985
Renter-occupied7,588
Average household size of owner-occupied unit4
Average household size of renter-occupied unit3
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Carson Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Carson, California is $550,300, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 1.43 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 2.26 percent are between $50,000 to $100,000, 1.36 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 1.96 percent are between $150,000 to $200,000, 3.54 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 15.32 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 40.09 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 0.69 percent are over one million and above.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,000386
$50,000 to $99,999610
$100,000 to $149,999367
$150,000 to $199,999529
$200,000 to $299,999955
$300,000 to $499,9994,135
$500,000 to $999,99910,818
$1,000,000 or more185
Median (dollars)550,300
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

Carson Housing Mortgage

According to 2019 estimates of mortgage, The median monthly owner costs with mortgage is $2,488, 0.36 percent of homes pays less than $500 per month, 1.66 percent pay between $500 to $999, 4.16 percent pay between $1,000 to $1,499, 8.78 percent pay between $1,500 to $1,999, 7.43 percent pay between $2,000 to $2,499, 7.87 percent pay between $2,500 to $2,999, 14.03 percent pay between $3,000 or more.

The median monthly owner costs without mortgage is $488, 2.88 percent of homes pay less than $250, 3.52 percent pays between $250 to $399, 8.27 percent pay between $400 to $599, 4.56 percent pays between $600 to $799, 1.58 percent pays between $800 to $999, and 1.68 percent pays between $1000 or more.

Monthly Owner costs with mortgageUnits
Less than $50097
$500 to $999447
$1,000 to $1,4991,123
$1,500 to $1,9992,369
$2,000 to $2,4992,004
$2,500 to $2,9992,125
$3,000 or more3,786
Median (dollars)2,488
Monthly Owner costs with out mortgageUnits
Less than $250776
$250 to $399950
$400 to $5992,231
$600 to $7991,230
$800 to $999427
$1,000 or more454
Median (dollars)488
Source: US Census 2019 housing mortgage estimates

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