|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Clarksdale is 14,410. Clarksdale, Mississippi is the 2,411th largest city in the US.
Clarksdale is located entirely in Coahoma County.
The peak population of Clarksdale was in 1990, when its population was 21,786. In 1990, Clarksdale was the 1,267th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,411th largest city in the US. Clarksdale is currently 33.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Clarksdale has shrunk 29.9% since the year 2000. Clarksdale, Mississippi's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Clarksdale has a population density of 1,293.4 people per square mile.
|2406||Mount Vernon, Illinois||14,454||-11.6%|
|2408||North Mankato, Minnesota||14,448||21.5%|
|2409||Hopatcong, New Jersey||14,435||-9.1%|
The total voting age population of Clarksdale, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 11,229. The voting age population is 44.3% male and 55.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.0% of the residents of Clarksdale are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Clarksdale are 81.8% Black, 16.7% White, 0.7% Asian, 0.6% Two or more races and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 0.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Clarksdale, 35.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 52.6%. On a per-household basis, 27.4% of families are below the poverty line in Clarksdale.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.1% of Clarksdale residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.6% of Clarksdale residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.9% have a bachelor's degree and 7.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Clarksdale residents aged 5 and older, 1.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Clarksdale is 14.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Clarksdale, 20.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Clarksdale is $30,223.
In Clarksdale, 45.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 54.5% of housing units in Clarksdale.
Of all the housing units in Clarksdale, 5.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Clarksdale, 4.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 340 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Clarksdale is $599.
In Clarksdale, 63.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.