Kerman is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 16,174 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Kerman is the 349th largest community in California.
When you are in Kerman, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 46.37% of Kerman’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Kerman is a city of service providers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Kerman who work in farm management occupations (14.39%), healthcare suport services (10.17%), and office and administrative support (7.06%).
In addition, many people in Kerman have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.
The citizens of Kerman have a very low rate of college education: just 9.75% 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 2018 was $20,515, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $82,060 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 81.74% 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 German, Portuguese, Other Arab, English, and Irish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Kerman's cultural character, accounting for 27.50% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Kerman is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Langs. of India.