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Carlsbad Life in Action – Demographics

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Carlsbad Demographics

Our numbers speak for themselves.

Carlsbad is a diverse, high-tech economy located in paradise that offers an innovate talent pool, ocean view office space and an unmatched work-life balance so you can enjoy truly have it all. Carlsbad Life in Action – Demographics is also diverse, see overview for details:

Overview – Carlsbad Life in Action – Demographics

85%

of Carlsbad businesses indicated the city was an excellent place to do business.

95%

of businesses thought Carlsbad offered the highest quality of life.

78%

of Carlsbad businesses were confident in city government to make decisions to positively affect the local business climate.

73%

of Carlsbad businesses were satisfied with access to relevant vendors and suppliers.

Population & Area – Carlsbad Life in Action – Demographics

112,310

Population

39 Sq. Miles

Total Area
The City of Carlsbad is situated in north San Diego County where a great climate, beautiful beaches, lagoons and abundant natural open space, combine with world class resorts, family attractions, well-planned neighborhoods, a diverse business sector and a charming village atmosphere to create the ideal California experience. Population and area Population …………………………………………………… 112,310
Total area …………………………………………………….. 39 sq. miles
Educational attainment (Carlsbad/USA) Population over 25 ……………………………………… 79,321/213,725,624
Bachelor’s degree………………………………………….. 60.6%/30.1%
Graduate or professional degree…………………….. 25.6%/11.4%
Income Carlsbad avg. household income…………………….. $126,692 San Diego County avg. household income……….. $89,137
Top business clusters (# employees) Hospitality and tourism………………………………….. 14,776
Life sciences ………………………………………………….7,393
Action sports manufacturing……………………………2,658
Information and communications technology …… 10,049
Clean technology ………………………………………….. 4,988
Universities and school districts Colleges and universities within 30 miles California State University, San Marcos University of California, San Diego University of San Diego MiraCosta College Miramar College Palomar College Elementary schools – greatschools.org ratings Carlsbad has 15 elementary schools and is serviced by 4 top ranking school districts # of schools scoring 9 or 10 out of 10  See below Carlsbad at a Glance – Life in Action, Carlsbad, CA:

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