Carson City is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Nevada. With a population of 55,916 people and 17 constituent neighborhoods, Carson City is the sixth largest community in Nevada.
Unlike some cities, Carson City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Carson City are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Carson City is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Carson City who work in office and administrative support (11.99%), sales jobs (9.10%), and management occupations (9.03%).
The population of Carson City overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Carson City, 22.17% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Carson City in 2018 was $31,549, which is upper middle income relative to Nevada and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $126,196 for a family of four. However, Carson City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Carson City is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Carson City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Carson City residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Carson City also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 24.15% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Carson City include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Carson City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.