|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Clarkston is 14,538. Clarkston, Georgia is the 2,397th largest city in the US.
Clarkston is located entirely in DeKalb County.
The peak population of Clarkston was in 2020, when its population was 14,710. In 2020, Clarkston was the 2,369th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,397th largest city in the US. Clarkston is currently 1.2% smaller than it was in 2020.
Clarkston has grown 93.1% since the 2000. Clarkston, Georgia is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 92% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Clarkston has a population density of 6,955.8 people per square mile. Clarkston has the highest population density in Georgia.
|2391||St. Augustine, Florida||14,581||23.9%|
|2392||Great Bend, Kansas||14,580||-5.0%|
|2396||Beech Grove, Indiana||14,541||-2.1%|
|2399||Reidsville, North Carolina||14,524||-0.8%|
|2400||Middlesex, New Jersey||14,501||5.5%|
|2402||Washington Court House, Ohio||14,496||6.6%|
|2403||Falls Church, Virginia||14,493||39.4%|
The total voting age population of Clarkston, Georgia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,641. The voting age population is 44.6% male and 55.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 4.2% of the residents of Clarkston are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Clarkston are 59.5% Black, 24.6% Asian, 12.4% White, 2.1% Two or more races, 1.1% American Indian, 0.2% Other and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 4.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Clarkston, 30.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 47.0%. On a per-household basis, 27.0% of families are below the poverty line in Clarkston.
Among those aged 16 and older, 71.6% of Clarkston residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 69.5% of Clarkston residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 24.1% have a bachelor's degree and 7.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Clarkston residents aged 5 and older, 58.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 18.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 11.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Clarkston is 10.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Clarkston, 10.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Clarkston is $41,070.
In Clarkston, 12.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 87.1% of housing units in Clarkston.
Of all the housing units in Clarkston, 2.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Clarkston, 4.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 170 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Clarkston is $1,024.
In Clarkston, 80.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.