Living in Clarksdale, MS

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Clarksdale SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Clarksdale, MS Cost Of Living

73
Clarksdale's Overall Cost Of Living
0.7x
Lower Than The National Average

Clarksdale, Mississippi Info Snack

Clarksdale is a city in Coahoma County, Mississippi, United States, and seat of the county.
Population
16,174
Unemployment
16.4%
Poverty
34.5%
Median Home
$66,800
Median Income
$31,540
Median Rent
$602

Clarksdale, MS Photos

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Rankings for Clarksdale in Mississippi

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Map Of Clarksdale, MS

Population over time in Clarksdale

Year Population % Change
2017 16,174 -2.4%
2016 16,579 -2.4%
2015 16,994 -1.8%
2014 17,314 -1.0%
2013 17,497 -1.3%
2012 17,725 -1.0%
2011 17,906 -1.0%
2010 18,092 -1.0%
2009 18,276 -

Race / Ethnicity in Clarksdale

White
17.0% (2,745)
African American
81.8% (13,238)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.7% (110)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.4% (70)
Hispanic
0.1% (11)
Race Clarksdale MS USA
White 17.0% 56.8% 61.1%
African American 81.8% 37.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 0.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.1% 3.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Clarksdale, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
16.8% (272,049)
$10,000 to $14,999
13.1% (211,073)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.3% (231,490)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (167,754)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (225,972)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.3% (215,763)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.8% (141,819)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.7% (107,881)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.9% (13,795)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (29,798)
Income Clarksdale MS USA
Less than $10,000 16.8% 10.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 13.1% 6.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.3% 12.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 11.4% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 14.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.3% 16.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.8% 11.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.7% 10.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.9% 3.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in Clarksdale

Female
54.3% (8,775)
Male
45.7% (7,398)
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
8.0% (1,293)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (1,779)
High School / GED
25.0% (4,043)
Some College
24.0% (3,881)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (2,102)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (2,102)
Master's Degree
5.0% (808)
Professional Degree
1.0% (161)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Clarksdale MS USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 11.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 14.0% 19.0%
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%

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