Clarion, Pennsylvania Population 2020

6,857

Clarion is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 6,857, it is the 124th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 3992nd largest city in the United States. Clarion is currently growing at a rate of 8.22% annually and its population has increased by 29.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,276 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Clarion has a population density of 4,355 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clarion is $50,251 with a poverty rate of 28.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $625 per month, and the median house value is $125,700. The median age in Clarion is 25.9 years, 26.8 years for males, and 25.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.3 males.

Clarion Demographics

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

  • White: 94.28%
  • Two or more races: 2.32%
  • Asian: 1.84%
  • Black or African American: 1.05%
  • Other race: 0.52%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Clarion, Pennsylvania is 6,857, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,815.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,276.

Clarion, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,12594.28%
Two or More Races1262.32%
Asian1001.84%
Black or African American571.05%
Some Other Race280.52%

Clarion Population Pyramid 2020

Clarion Median Age

25.9


Total

26.8


Male

25.1


Female

Clarion Adults

There are 4,627 adults, (698 of whom are seniors) in Clarion.

Clarion Age Dependency

38.4

Age Dependency Ratio

17.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Clarion Sex Ratio

Female

2,982

54.86%

Male

2,454

45.14%

Clarion Households and Families

Clarion Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clarion Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.7%31.3%
All36.4%63.6%
Female35.4%64.6%
Male23.1%76.9%
Non Family20.1%79.9%

36.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2032.1136.4
Non Family1,2571.3520.1
Married6773.1768.7
Female1782.7835.4
Male913.2623.1

3.01

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clarion Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade391.38%
9th to 12th Grade772.72%
High School Graduate87430.92%
Some College31911.28%
Associates Degree2388.42%
Bachelors Degree52918.71%
Graduate Degree75126.57%

Clarion Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6522,5531,187
Hispanic747459
Asian686834
Other Race282813
Black181
Multiple Races1515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 79.73%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,000$34,405$35,625
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$32,386$17,798
Some College$21,717$22,583$21,483
Bachelors Degree$35,662$34,013$37,292
Graduate Degree$65,227$83,047$56,932

$35,000

Average Earnings

$34,405

Average Male

$35,625

Average Female

Clarion Language

Clarion Language by Age

Clarion Language

94.53% of Clarion residents speak only English, while 5.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.35% of the population.

Clarion Poverty

Clarion Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,3711,28629.42%
Asian983232.65%
Black18527.78%

28.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.34%

Male Poverty Rate

29.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clarion

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clarion is Asian, with 32.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clarion is Black, with 27.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 47.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.18%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.37%
High School24.61%
Some College13.09%
Bachelors or Greater9.82%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed78.98%
Female Employed32.47%
Male Employed12.82%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Clarion Income

Clarion Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,116$50,251
Families$56,458$72,817
Married Families$80,590-
Non Families$19,489$32,051

Clarion Marital Status

Clarion Marital Status

Marriage Rates

30.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.2%

Male Marriage Rate

28.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Clarion Married by Age and Sex

Clarion Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Clarion Marital Status by Race

Clarion Veterans

144

Number of Veterans

144

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam62
First Gulf War26
World War II16
Second Gulf War10
Korea1

$Clarion Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

8.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clarion Employment Status

60.3%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

11.7%

Unemployment Rate

Clarion 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

76.73%

Born in Pennsylvania

94.54%

Native Born

5.46%

Foreign Born

3.07%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.54% of Clarion residents were born in the United States, with 76.73% having been born in Pennsylvania. 3.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,8575218.22%
20196,3365218.96%
20185,815-25-0.43%
20175,8405219.80%
20165,319-48-0.89%
20155,36752010.73%
20144,847140.29%
20134,833-90-1.83%
20124,923-237-4.59%
20115,160-103-1.96%
20105,263-922-1.60%
20006,185-272-0.43%
19906,457-207-0.32%
19806,6645690.90%
19706,0951,1372.09%
19604,9585491.18%
19504,4096111.50%
19403,7985971.72%
19303,2014081.37%
19202,7931810.67%
19102,6120.00%