Clare, Michigan Population 2020

3,095

Clare is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 3,095, it is the 199th largest city in Michigan and the 6145th largest city in the United States. Clare is currently growing at a rate of 0.42% annually but its population has decreased by -0.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,118 in 2010. Clare reached it's highest population of 3,300 in 1980. Spanning over 4 miles, Clare has a population density of 831 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clare is $55,834 with a poverty rate of 22.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $642 per month, and the median house value is $108,100. The median age in Clare is 40.3 years, 44.4 years for males, and 36.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 71.2 males.

Clare Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Clare was:

  • White: 96.88%
  • Two or more races: 1.61%
  • Black or African American: 0.89%
  • Native American: 0.39%
  • Other race: 0.23%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Clare, Michigan is 3,095, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,069.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,118.

Clare, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,95096.88%
Two or More Races491.61%
Black or African American270.89%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.39%
Some Other Race70.23%

Clare Population Pyramid 2020

Clare Median Age

40.3


Total

44.4


Male

36.9


Female

Clare Adults

There are 2,428 adults, (587 of whom are seniors) in Clare.

Clare Age Dependency

65.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Clare Sex Ratio

Female

1,779

58.42%

Male

1,266

41.58%

Clare Households and Families

Clare Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clare Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married75.6%24.4%
All58.3%41.7%
Non Family42.3%57.7%
Female37.2%62.8%

58.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3192.2358.3
Non Family6131.1942.3
Married5833.1875.6
Female863.1937.2
Male372.24100

3.05

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

9.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clare Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade371.71%
9th to 12th Grade1125.17%
High School Graduate63529.32%
Some College47922.11%
Associates Degree24411.27%
Bachelors Degree36616.90%
Graduate Degree29313.53%

Clare Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,0761,927634
Hispanic4242
Black262615
Native American1212
Multiple Races101010
Other Race77

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,219$38,472$28,333
Less Than High School$46,063$$
High School Grad$16,667$20,050$12,902
Some College$28,289$34,297$25,208
Bachelors Degree$44,130$50,170$42,841
Graduate Degree$55,651$56,602$41,929

$34,219

Average Earnings

$38,472

Average Male

$28,333

Average Female

Clare Language

Clare Language by Age

Clare Language

96.71% of Clare residents speak only English, while 3.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 1.82% of the population.

Clare Poverty

Clare Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,79460221.55%
Hispanic751925.33%
Multiple491734.69%
Native1212100.00%
Black2129.52%

22.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.01%

Male Poverty Rate

25.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clare

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clare is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clare is Black, with 9.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.39%.

Name Poverty
High School33.50%
Less Than High School29.50%
Some College21.07%
Bachelors or Greater0.94%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed37.88%
Male Employed13.64%
Female Employed10.08%

Clare Income

Clare Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,184$55,834
Families$80,521$76,897
Married Families$82,989-
Non Families$22,165$30,569

Clare Marital Status

Clare Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.3%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Clare Married by Age and Sex

Clare Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Clare Marital Status by Race

Clare Veterans

158

Number of Veterans

158

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam50
First Gulf War28
World War II24
Korea
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
75+47
35 to 5447
65 to 7438
55 to 6426
18 to 34

$Clare Veterans by Education

5.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clare Employment Status

59.7%

Labor Force Participation

54.2%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Clare Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

84.33%

Born in Michigan

96.88%

Native Born

3.12%

Foreign Born

0.82%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.88% of Clare residents were born in the United States, with 84.33% having been born in Michigan. 0.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,095130.42%
20193,082130.42%
20183,069100.33%
20173,059130.43%
20163,046-29-0.94%
20153,075-14-0.45%
20143,089120.39%
20133,077-21-0.68%
20123,098-33-1.05%
20113,131-5-0.16%
20103,136-37-0.12%
20003,1731520.49%
19903,021-279-0.88%
19803,3006612.26%
19702,6390.00%