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Demographics

People

Total Population838
Male Share of the Population49.3%
Female Share of the Population50.7%
Senior Citizens18%
Employed Population 16+385
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married51.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.2%
Median Earnings25+$33,672
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,125

Wealth

Median Family Income$73,375
% Above Poverty Level91.5%
% Below Poverty Level8.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home1%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.4%
Median Gross Rent$763
Median House Value$112,100

Ancestry

Irish16.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.3%
English9.7%
Danishn4.9%
French Except Basque4.1%
Italian2.6%
Swedish2.5%
Norwegian2%
Polish1.2%
Dutch1.1%
Swiss1%
Welsh0.7%
Jamaican0.6%
West Indian0.6%
German0.6%
Czech0.4%
Austrian0.2%
Scottish0.2%
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Carson Almanac

CategoryValue
County Pottawattamie County
Standard Zip Codes51525
Phone Area Codes712
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.23
Approximate Longitude-95.41

Carson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationOAKLAND
Distance5.8 miles
Jan Temp9 to 29 F
Apr Temp37 to 61 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip33.5 inches
StationGLENWOOD 3 SW
Distance24.5 miles
Jan Temp10 to 32 F
Apr Temp39 to 63 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp40 to 67 F
Annual Precip33.2 inches
StationATLANTIC 1 NE
Distance25 miles
Jan Temp10 to 29 F
Apr Temp38 to 62 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Hancock193$59,167
Henderson147$53,333
Macedonia223$70,625
Oakland1,544$72,198
Silver City224$82,917
Treynor957$76,250

Carson Public Schools

Riverside Community Intermediate School
330 Pleasant St
ZIP: 51525
(712) 484-2291
Middle
Total Enrollment 128
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