Carmi is a somewhat small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 5,119 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Carmi is the 327th largest community in Illinois.
Unlike some cities, Carmi isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Carmi are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Carmi is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Carmi who work in office and administrative support (16.85%), management occupations (9.74%), and sales jobs (7.02%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Carmi rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.54% of adults 25 and older in Carmi have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Carmi in 2010 was $23,077, which is middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $92,308 for a family of four. However, Carmi contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Carmi home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Carmi residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Carmi include English, Irish, Dutch, and French .
The most common language spoken in Carmi is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hebrew.