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Carlsbad, CA (California) Houses and Residents

Carlsbad,CA index of house prices

Total population: 112,299 (Urban population: 76,317, Rural population: 1,681 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 33,717 (31,486 occupied: 27,098 owner occupied, 15,118 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

36%
State:

46%

Housing density: 901 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $807,253.

Median contract rent in 2015: $1,864 (lower quartile is $741, upper quartile is over $2,000)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $2,357


Median gross rent in Carlsbad, CA in 2015: $1,978

Housing units in Carlsbad with a mortgage: 14,717 (2,068 second mortgage, 1,639 home equity loan, 28 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,301

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $126,754

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $82,466

Median monthly housing costs: $2,050


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Carlsbad, California Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $704,600 (it was $308,800 in 2000)
Carlsbad:

$704,600
California:

$449,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $540,800 - $908,500

Mean price in 2015:

Detached houses: $848,359
Here:

$848,359
State:

$617,467

Townhouses or other attached units: $505,083
Here:

$505,083
State:

$535,490

In 2-unit structures: $530,658
Here:

$530,658
State:

$817,562

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $942,659
Here:

$942,659
State:

$534,271

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $427,623
Here:

$427,623
State:

$488,640

Mobile homes: $274,012
Here:

$274,012
State:

$109,848
Median year house/condo built: 1989

Median year apartment built: 1984

Household type by relationship:

Households: 77,214
  • In family households: 63,768 (16,108 male householders, 4,959 female householders)
    17,024 spouses, 21,239 children (19,735 natural, 492 adopted, 1,012 stepchildren), 671 grandchildren, 628 brothers or sisters, 565 parents, 908 other relatives, 1,666 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 13,446 (4,754 male householders (3,168 living alone)), 5,589 female householders (4,562 living alone)), 3,103 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 784 (535 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 9,617 2-persons, 4,812 3-persons, 4,236 4-persons, 1,650 5-persons, 437 6-persons, 315 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,730 1-person, 2,283 2-persons, 259 3-persons, 48 4-persons, 19 5-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

14,023 married couples with children.
3,215 single-parent households (798 men, 2,417 women).

83.0% of residents of Carlsbad speak English at home.
9.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (54% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
4.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (83% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
2.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (56% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (79% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 1% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 9,930 (12.7%)
(45.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.4
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.0
State:

3.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Carlsbad, California:

  • 60no bedroom
  • 6511 bedroom
  • 4,6842 bedrooms
  • 7,5763 bedrooms
  • 6,5804 bedrooms
  • 1,6505+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Carlsbad population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Carlsbad, California:

  • 710no bedroom
  • 2,4581 bedroom
  • 4,6242 bedrooms
  • 1,8223 bedrooms
  • 6084 bedrooms
  • 635+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Carlsbad population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Carlsbad in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 357no vehicle
  • 5,9181 vehicle
  • 10,8702 vehicles
  • 3,1213 vehicles
  • 6974 vehicles
  • 2385+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Carlsbad population

Cars and other vehicles available in Carlsbad in renter-occupied apartments

  • 915no vehicle
  • 4,5241 vehicle
  • 3,8092 vehicles
  • 7943 vehicles
  • 1794 vehicles
  • 645+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Carlsbad population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Carlsbad, California:

  • 191 room
  • 3132 rooms
  • 6403 rooms
  • 1,8374 rooms
  • 3,5675 rooms
  • 4,8846 rooms
  • 3,9847 rooms
  • 3,3138 rooms
  • 2,6449+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Carlsbad population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Carlsbad, California:

  • 5471 room
  • 1,2452 rooms
  • 1,8213 rooms
  • 2,8964 rooms
  • 1,7835 rooms
  • 1,1296 rooms
  • 5207 rooms
  • 2438 rooms
  • 1019+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Carlsbad population

Year house built

Median 2015 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Carlsbad, CA household income distribution

  • Carlsbad, CA household income distribution
  • 1,287Less than $10,000
  • 1,064$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1,226$15,000 to $19,999
  • 1,262$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1,400$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,383$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1,364$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,603$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,208$45,000 to $49,999
  • 2,490$50,000 to $59,999
  • 3,563$60,000 to $74,999
  • 4,628$75,000 to $99,999
  • 3,248$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,940$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,706$150,000 to $199,999
  • 2,038$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Carlsbad, CA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Carlsbad, CA
  • 140Less than $10,000
  • 18$10,000 to $14,999
  • 20$20,000 to $24,999
  • 9$30,000 to $34,999
  • 5$35,000 to $39,999
  • 15$40,000 to $49,999
  • 59$50,000 to $59,999
  • 45$60,000 to $69,999
  • 58$70,000 to $79,999
  • 35$80,000 to $89,999
  • 37$90,000 to $99,999
  • 54$100,000 to $124,999
  • 24$125,000 to $149,999
  • 135$150,000 to $174,999
  • 76$175,000 to $199,999
  • 196$200,000 to $249,999
  • 314$250,000 to $299,999
  • 2,303$300,000 to $399,999
  • 3,254$400,000 to $499,999
  • 12,622$500,000 to $749,999
  • 7,866$750,000 to $999,999
  • 2,874$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 315$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 280$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Carlsbad, CA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Carlsbad, CA
  • 19Less than $100
  • 39$150 to $199
  • 88$200 to $249
  • 21$300 to $349
  • 22$400 to $449
  • 27$450 to $499
  • 30$500 to $549
  • 8$600 to $649
  • 157$650 to $699
  • 118$700 to $749
  • 105$750 to $799
  • 224$800 to $899
  • 494$900 to $999
  • 2,104$1,000 to $1,249
  • 2,612$1,250 to $1,499
  • 5,793$1,500 to $1,999
  • 3,008$2,000 to $2,499
  • 1,235$2,500 to $2,999
  • 947$3,000 to $3,499
  • 608$3,500 or more
  • 358No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1,5511995 to March 2000
  • 1,8141990 to 1994
  • 1,4911985 to 1989
  • 9041980 to 1984
  • 8171975 to 1979
  • 7151970 to 1974
  • 7091965 to 1969
  • 1,929Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Carlsbad population
Carlsbad commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 630
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3,154
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 5,702
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 5,693
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 3,946
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,767
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 4,284
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 1,171
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 2,125
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 3,465
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 2,076
  • 90 or more minutes: 1,409
Carlsbad, CA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 92.2%
Number of people working at home: 3,222 (8.3% of all workers)

Carlsbad mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 30,166 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 3,230 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 285 (1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 15 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 7 (0%)
  • Railroad: 495 (1%)
  • Ferryboat: 13 (0%)
  • Taxi: 8 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 111 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 113 (0%)
  • Walked: 561 (1%)
  • Other means: 418 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 3,222 (8%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 14,407
 German: 8,914
 Irish: 7,231
 English: 7,100
 Italian: 5,008
 United States or American: 3,820
 Scottish: 1,645
 Polish: 1,562
 French (except Basque): 1,505
 Swedish: 1,488
 Norwegian: 1,420
 Scotch-Irish: 1,129
 Russian: 1,089
 European: 918
 Dutch: 751
 British: 635
 Hungarian: 558
 French Canadian: 520
 Danish: 519
 Greek: 509
 Canadian: 389
 Portuguese: 341
 Iranian: 333
 Welsh: 302
 Arab:: 293
 Czech: 260
 Armenian: 257
 Austrian: 256
 Swiss: 247
 Scandinavian: 216
 Romanian: 199
 Ukrainian: 166
 Yugoslavian: 147
 Serbian: 140
 Slovak: 135
 Czechoslovakian: 131
 Belgian: 126
 Finnish: 124
 Lithuanian: 118
 Lebanese: 112
 Turkish: 104
 Northern European: 96
 Australian: 90
 Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac: 89
 Eastern European: 83
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 72
 Arab/Arabic: 58
 Croatian: 54
 Jamaican: 48
 Subsaharan African:: 46
 Latvian: 42
 Brazilian: 42
 Basque: 40
 African: 39
 Israeli: 39
 Icelander: 36
 Afghan: 33
 Egyptian: 31
 Syrian: 25
 Slovene: 21
 Jordanian: 21
 Bulgarian: 20
 Palestinian: 17
 Moroccan: 17
 Celtic: 14
 Luxemburger: 14
 New Zealander: 13
 Other Arab: 12
 Maltese: 10
 Acadian/Cajun: 8
 Haitian: 8
 West Indian: 8
 Other West Indian: 8
 Pennsylvania German: 7
 South African: 7
 Albanian: 7

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 32%Mexico
  • 8%United Kingdom
  • 8%Canada
  • 4%Philippines
  • 4%Germany
  • 3%Iran
  • 3%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 33,758
  • Northeast: 9,117
  • Midwest: 12,601
  • South: 6,435
  • West: 5,014

43% of Carlsbad residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 49% lived in California.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 201
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 122
  • 5th and 6th grade: 241
  • 7th and 8th grade: 174
  • 9th grade: 158
  • 10th grade: 133
  • 11th grade: 210
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 498
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,052
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,367
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 4,514
  • Associate degree: 1,774
  • Bachelor's degree: 8,345
  • Master's degree: 3,045
  • Professional school degree: 1,335
  • Doctorate degree: 859

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 220
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 93
  • 5th and 6th grade: 256
  • 7th and 8th grade: 239
  • 9th grade: 226
  • 10th grade: 246
  • 11th grade: 225
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 547
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,698
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,094
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 5,851
  • Associate degree: 2,560
  • Bachelor's degree: 7,671
  • Master's degree: 2,613
  • Professional school degree: 716
  • Doctorate degree: 372

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.8%Males
  • 3.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 3.7%Males
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 8.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 3.8%Males
  • 4.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 2.9%Males
  • 12.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 9.0%Males
  • 1.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 4.8%Males
  • 6.1%Females
Carlsbad marital status for males
Carlsbad marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 17,777
  • One, attached: 5,711
  • Two: 473
  • 3 or 4: 1,593
  • 5 to 9: 1,951
  • 10 to 19: 1,932
  • 20 to 49: 1,652
  • 50 or more: 1,341
  • Mobile homes: 1,281
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Median worth of mobile homes: $307,000

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 10 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Carlsbad:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 86.2%Utility gas
  • 12.0%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Wood

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 55.3%Utility gas
  • 41.0%Electricity
  • 2.2%No fuel used
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 876
Here:

10.5%
California:

9.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 270
Here:

6.8%
California:

7.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 609
Here:

15.3%
California:

15.4%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)