Clarksdale, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Clarksdale, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
15,734
Unemployment
14.9%
Poverty
35.7%
Median Home
$65,400
Median Income
$30,223
Median Rent
$599

Clarksdale SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
3
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9

Clarksdale, MS Cost Of Living

73
Clarksdale's Overall Cost Of Living
0.7x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Clarksdale Mississippi National Average
Overall 73 84 100
Services 86 94 100
Groceries 89 94 100
Health 77 91 100
Housing 42 63 100
Transportation 87 90 100
Utilities 88 95 100

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Rankings for Clarksdale in Mississippi

Map Of Clarksdale, MS

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Population over time in Clarksdale

Year Population % Change
2019 15,734 -2.7%
2018 16,174 -2.4%
2017 16,579 -2.4%
2016 16,994 -1.8%
2015 17,314 -1.0%
2014 17,497 -1.3%
2013 17,725 -1.0%
2012 17,906 -1.0%
2011 18,092 -1.0%
2010 18,276 -

Race / Ethnicity in Clarksdale

White
16.6% (2,619)
African American
81.8% (12,876)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.7% (115)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (11)
Two Or More
0.5% (75)
Hispanic
0.2% (38)
Race Clarksdale MS USA
White 16.6% 56.6% 60.7%
African American 81.8% 37.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 1.0% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.5% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.2% 3.1% 18.0%

Gender in Clarksdale

Female
54.3% (8,539)
Male
45.7% (7,195)
Gender Clarksdale MS USA
Female 54.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 45.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Clarksdale for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (1,416)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (1,573)
High School / GED
26.0% (4,090)
Some College
25.0% (3,933)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (2,045)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,730)
Master's Degree
5.0% (786)
Professional Degree
1.0% (157)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Clarksdale MS USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Clarksdale, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
17.0% (266,942)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.7% (199,399)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.8% (248,374)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.9% (171,144)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (212,316)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.4% (194,555)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.3% (146,926)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.9% (77,230)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.6% (25,833)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (30,676)
Income Clarksdale MS USA
Less than $10,000 17.0% 9.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.7% 6.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.8% 12.7% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.9% 11.1% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.4% 16.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.3% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.9% 10.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.6% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 3.0% 7.7%

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