The Carson City is the 10th largest city in Nevada with a population of 54,997 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Carson City is located at latitude 39.1531 and longitude -119.7474 in Carson City (city) County. The formal boundaries for the Carson City (see map below) encompass a land area of 144.66 sq. miles and a water area of 12.58 sq. miles. Carson City (city) County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,682 feet.
The Carson City (GNIS ID: 863219) has a C7 Census Class Code which indicates an incorporated place that is independent of any county. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Nevada is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Carson City is located within Carson City Division of Carson City (city) County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Carson City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Carson City: Carson.
|Population in Households||52,143|
|Population in Familes||40,131|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2,854|
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||23,827 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||12,163 (51.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||9,529 (40.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||2,135 ( 9.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$241,921|
|Average Home Value||$274,669|
|Median Household Income||$50,637|
|Average Household Income||$63,981|
|Per Capita Income||$27,338|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.66%|
|Per Capita Income||1.58%|
The table below compares Carson City to the other 131 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 10||93rd|
|Population Density1||# 41||69th|
|Diversity Index2||# 46||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 63||53rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 53||60th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nevada Census Data Comparison Tool.