Clare, Michigan Population 2024

3,329

Clare is a city located in Clare County and Isabella County Michigan. Clare has a 2024 population of 3,329. Clare is currently growing at a rate of 0.54% annually and its population has increased by 2.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,257 in 2020.

The average household income in Clare is $60,566 with a poverty rate of 20.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Clare is 43.2 years, 43.6 years for males, and 41.4 years for females.

Clare Demographics

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

  • White: 86.96%
  • Two or more races: 11.46%
  • Black or African American: 1.25%
  • Native American: 0.33%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
3.7 sq mi
Density (mi²)
893.30/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
2.21% (72)
The current population of Clare, Michigan is 3,329 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,257.

Clare, Michigan Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White2,92886.96%
Two or more races38611.46%
Black or African American421.25%
Native American110.33%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Clare Population by Race

Clare Population Pyramid 2024

Clare Median Age

43.2

Total

43.6

Male

41.4

Female

Clare Adults

There are 2,625 adults, (755 of whom are seniors) in Clare.

Clare Age Dependency

80.1

Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Clare Sex Ratio

Female2,07661.66%
Male1,29138.34%

Clare Population by Age

Clare Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,4052.3359.940.1
Non Family7141.0753.246.8
Married4473.5777.422.6
Female2113.5149.850.2
Male335.0630.369.7

3.5

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

59.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Clare Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1144.67%
9th to 12th Grade1154.72%
High School Graduate68428.04%
Some College58523.99%
Associates Degree41817.14%
Bachelors Degree1917.83%
Graduate Degree33213.61%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Clare Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clare Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White2,2592,030472
2+ Races12712714
Hispanic81810
Black424237
Native American11110

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 88.1%.

Clare Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Overall$26,765$35,298$25,231
Less Than 9th Grade$54,355$0$0
High School Graduate$23,235$31,563$0
Some College$25,552$38,594$25,284
Bachelors Degree$49,583$60,833$0
Graduate Degree$66,591$0$67,273

$26,765

Average Earnings

$35,298

Average Male

$25,231

Average Female

Clare Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clare Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Clare Language

95.87% of Clare residents speak only English, while 4.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.9% of the population.

Clare Language

Clare Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White2,83843815.43%
Multiple38622357.77%
Hispanic194194100%

20.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.2%

Male Poverty Rate

23.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clare

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clare is Hispanic, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clare is White, with 15.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.6%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.6%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.1%.

Clare Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.07%
Some College19.58%
High School19.24%
Bachelors or Greater1.36%

Clare Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed100%
Male Unemployed42.86%
Female Employed17.5%
Male Employed4.92%

Clare Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clare Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Households$41,384$60,566
Families$50,685$74,102
Married Families$76,528$-999,999,999
Non Families$32,545$45,078

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Clare Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

37.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.6%

Male Marriage Rate

31.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Clare Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Clare Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Clare Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Clare Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

131

Number of Veterans

131

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam32
Second Gulf War26
Korea17
First Gulf War0
World War II0

Clare Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
75+55
65 to 7432
35 to 5427
18 to 3413
55 to 644

Clare Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White1315.39%

Clare Veterans by Race

Clare Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

59.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clare Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

53.6%

Labor Force Participation

50.1%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Clare Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Clare Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Clare Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

75.47%

Born in Clare

97.09%

Native Born

2.91%

Foreign Born

1.31%

Non Citizen

1.6%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.09% of Clare residents were born in the United States, with 75.47% having been born in Michigan. 1.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Clare Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20293,419180.53%
20283,401180.53%
20273,383180.53%
20263,365180.54%
20253,347180.54%
20243,329180.54%
20233,311180.55%
20223,293140.43%
20213,279220.68%
20203,2571906.19%
20193,067110.36%
20183,05660.2%
20173,05080.26%
20163,042-29-0.94%
20153,071-15-0.49%
20143,086120.39%
20133,074-22-0.71%
20123,096-34-1.09%
20113,130-4-0.13%
20103,134-39-1.23%
20003,1731525.03%
19903,021-279-8.45%
19803,30066125.05%
19702,63900%

Clare Population by Year