|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Clarion is 2,783. Clarion, Iowa is the 6,499th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Clarion was in 2000, when its population was 2,960. In 2000, Clarion was the 5,943rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,499th largest city in the US. Clarion is currently 6.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Clarion has shrunk 5.9% since the year 2000. Clarion, Iowa's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6496||Knob Noster, Missouri||2,785||1.5%|
|6501||Carthage, North Carolina||2,781||40.0%|
|6504||Clinton, New Jersey||2,779||5.4%|
The total voting age population of Clarion, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,825. The voting age population is 48.3% male and 51.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.6% of the residents of Clarion are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Clarion are 83.8% White, 14.0% Other, 1.6% Two or more races and 0.6% Asian. Additionally, 27.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Clarion, 20.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 38.4%. On a per-household basis, 13.9% of families are below the poverty line in Clarion.
Among those aged 16 and older, 58.6% of Clarion residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.4% of Clarion residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.2% have a bachelor's degree and 4.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Clarion residents aged 5 and older, 21.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 19.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Clarion is 5.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Clarion, 15.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Clarion is $41,712.
In Clarion, 62.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.1% of housing units in Clarion.
Of all the housing units in Clarion, 42.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Clarion, 6.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Clarion is $673.
In Clarion, 63.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.