The Carson City is the 10th largest city in Nevada with a population of 57,491 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Carson City is located at latitude 39.1638 and longitude -119.7674 in Carson City (city) County. The formal boundaries for the Carson City 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Carson City: Carson.
|Total Population||57,491 (100%)|
|Population in Households||54,663 (95.1%)|
|Population in Families||42,036 (73.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||2,828 ( 4.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$50,702|
|Average Household Income||$67,784|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||26%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,413|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||24,573 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||11,634 (47.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||11,233 (45.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,706 ( 6.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$317,106|
|Average Home Value||$349,474|
|Housing Affordability Index3||93|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.88%|
|Per Capita Income||1.99%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.55%|
The table below compares Carson City to the other 131 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nevada by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 Density||# 40||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 83||37th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 35||27th|
|Per Capita Income||# 80||40th|
|Diversity Index||# 45||66th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nevada Census Data Comparison Tool.