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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Clarion is 3,880. Clarion, Pennsylvania is the 5,519th largest city in the US.
Clarion is located entirely in Clarion County.
The peak population of Clarion was in 1990, when its population was 6,529. In 1990, Clarion was the 3,395th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,519th largest city in the US. Clarion is currently 40.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Clarion has shrunk 36.9% since the year 2000. Clarion, Pennsylvania's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Clarion has a population density of 3,352 people per square mile.
|5513||North Hudson, Wisconsin||3,886||10.8%|
|5517||Elmira Heights, New York||3,881||-6.7%|
|5520||Madeira Beach, Florida||3,880||-13.9%|
|5524||Lewisburg, West Virginia||3,868||7.0%|
The total voting age population of Clarion, Pennsylvania, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,624. The voting age population is 42.3% male and 57.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.1% of the residents of Clarion are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Clarion are 91.6% White, 5.6% Black, 1.6% Two or more races, 1.1% Asian and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 2.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Clarion, 30.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.7%. On a per-household basis, 21.1% of families are below the poverty line in Clarion.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.2% of Clarion residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 97.1% of Clarion residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 38.4% have a bachelor's degree and 20.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Clarion residents aged 5 and older, 4.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Clarion is 12.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Clarion, 19.8% 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 $27,823.
In Clarion, 34.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 65.6% of housing units in Clarion.
Of all the housing units in Clarion, 20.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Clarion, 9.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 250 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Clarion is $649.
In Clarion, 81.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.