Carson City, Nevada - Demographics
People Facts Carson City Nevada
Population, 2010 55,274 2,700,551
Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 5.8% 6.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 21.4% 24.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 16.5% 12.0%
Female persons, percent, 2010 48.1% 49.5%
White persons, percent, 2010 81.1% 66.2%
Black persons, percent, 2010 1.9% 8.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2010 2.4% 1.2%
Asian persons, percent, 2010 2.1% 7.2%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2010 2.9% 4.7%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2010 21.3% 26.5%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2010 70.7% 54.1%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2006-2010 11.6% 19.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2006-2010 17.7% 28.2%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 88.0% 84.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 21.6% 21.8%
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2006-2010 16.4 23.6
Homeownership rate, 2006-2010 62.3% 60.1%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2006-2010 25.1% 29.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2006-2010 $270,500 $254,200
Households, 2006-2010 21,467 979,621
Persons per household, 2006-2010 2.53 2.65
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2010 dollars) 2006-2010 $27,568 $27,589
Median household income 2006-2010 $52,067 $55,726
Persons below poverty level, percent, 2006-2010 14.0% 11.9%
Business Facts
Total number of firms, 2007 8,470 221,260
Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 0.6% 3.9%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 0.6% 0.8%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 3.1% 7.9%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 5.2% 8.1%
Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 19.9% 28.6%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) 621,630 15,735,787
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) - 19,255,893
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) 991,506 37,433,983
Retail sales per capita, 2007 $18,025 $14,579
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) 127,696 28,815,533
Geography Facts
Land area in square miles, 2010 144.66 109,781.18
Persons per square mile, 2010 382.1 24.6
Counties Carson City