Kerman is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 14,475 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Kerman is the 368th largest community in California. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Kerman, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Kerman, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Kerman’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Kerman does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $41,820.00.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Kerman is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 43.65% of the Kerman workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Kerman is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kerman who work in farm management occupations (15.17%), office and administrative support (9.04%), and sales jobs (6.85%).
Another important characteristic of Kerman is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in town.
Kerman is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Kerman have a very low rate of college education: just 8.20% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Kerman in 2010 was $14,523, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $58,092 for a family of four. However, Kerman contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Kerman is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Kerman home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Kerman, accounting for 79.12% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Kerman residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Kerman include Irish, German, Italian, and Portuguese.
In addition, Kerman has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (34.58%).
The most common language spoken in Kerman is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Indic languages.