Carlsbad Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Carlsbad Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
32,238

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.5%
5 - 17:
15.4%
18 - 24:
10.1%
25 - 34:
15.3%
35 - 54:
23.4%
55 - 64:
13.3%
Over 65 Years:
15.1%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
2.3%
2.3%
84.9%
84.9%
19.4%
19.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Carlsbad
USA
$32,614
$32,614
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Carlsbad
USA
$69,786
$69,786
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
14.7%

Employment Industries in Carlsbad

 
Mining
Retail
Accommodation
Healthcare
Construction
Education
Other
Administration
Public Service
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Transportation
Manufacturing
Real estate
Wholesale
13.6%
13.6%
11.1%
11.1%
10.8%
10.8%
9.0%
9.0%
8.3%
8.3%
8.3%
8.3%
6.0%
6.0%
5.6%
5.6%
5.4%
5.4%
4.2%
4.2%
4.0%
4.0%
3.4%
3.4%
2.2%
2.2%
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
White
Black or African American
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
American Indian and Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
50.8%
50.8%
44.0%
44.0%
2.0%
2.0%
1.5%
1.5%
1.0%
1.0%
0.8%
0.8%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
English
Irish
French
Italian
Swedish
Polish
European
Scottish
Scots-Irish
Norwegian
Finnish
Dutch
Portuguese
British
Lithuanian
Czech
Welsh
Swiss
Scandinavian
5.7%
5.7%
4.8%
4.8%
4.7%
4.7%
1.4%
1.4%
1.3%
1.3%
1.0%
1.0%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Tagalog
Polish
Langs. of India
Serbo-Croatian
German/Yiddish
Native American languages
Navajo
Vietnamese
West Germanic languages
African languages
Arabic
Hungarian
Pacific Island languages
Other Asian languages
Laotian
Thai
Miao/Hmong
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian)
78.1%
78.1%
21.0%
21.0%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Carlsbad Residents:
5.3%


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