Carson is a very small town located in the state of Washington. With a population of 2,338 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Carson is the 180th largest community in Washington.
Unlike some towns, Carson isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Carson are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Carson is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Carson who work in management occupations (18.37%), sales jobs (9.98%), and office and administrative support (9.41%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Carson is worth considering.
Carson is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In Carson, just 9.88% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Carson in 2010 was $22,946, which is middle income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,784 for a family of four. However, Carson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Carson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Carson residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Carson also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.74% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Carson include English, European, Irish, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Carson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.