Clarksdale, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Clarksdale, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
15,342
Unemployment
12.4%
Poverty
38.7%
Median Home
$65,100
Median Income
$30,603
Median Rent
$613

Clarksdale SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9

Clarksdale, MS Cost Of Living

77
Clarksdale's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Clarksdale Mississippi National Average
Overall 77 82 100
Services 89 95 100
Groceries 90 94 100
Health 82 90 100
Housing 40 64 100
Transportation 87 89 100
Utilities 89 97 100

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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
2020 15,342 -5.1%
2019 16,174 -2.4%
2018 16,579 -2.4%
2017 16,994 -1.8%
2016 17,314 -1.0%
2015 17,497 -1.3%
2014 17,725 -1.0%
2013 17,906 -1.0%
2012 18,092 -1.0%
2011 18,276 -

Race / Ethnicity in Clarksdale

White
15.4% (2,364)
African American
82.5% (12,660)
American Indian
0.3% (44)
Asian
0.7% (109)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (11)
Two Or More
0.3% (48)
Hispanic
0.7% (106)
Race Clarksdale MS USA
White 15.4% 56.4% 60.1%
African American 82.5% 37.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 0.7% 1.0% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 0.7% 3.2% 18.2%

Gender in Clarksdale

Female
53.3% (8,169)
Male
46.7% (7,172)
Gender Clarksdale MS USA
Female 53.3% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 46.7% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Clarksdale for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (1,227)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (1,687)
High School / GED
25.0% (3,835)
Some College
25.0% (3,835)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (1,994)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,687)
Master's Degree
6.0% (920)
Professional Degree
1.0% (153)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Clarksdale MS USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Clarksdale, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
15.0% (229,767)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.4% (175,214)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.5% (267,927)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.5% (191,607)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.4% (235,679)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.2% (171,183)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.7% (148,072)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.8% (73,901)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (20,961)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (19,886)
Income Clarksdale MS USA
Less than $10,000 15.0% 9.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.4% 6.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.5% 12.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.5% 11.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.4% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.2% 17.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.7% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.8% 11.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 4.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 3.4% 8.3%

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