Clarkesville, Georgia Population 2022

1,947
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Clarkesville is a city located in Habersham County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Habersham County. With a 2020 population of 1,947, it is the 275th largest city in Georgia and the 11091st largest city in the United States. Clarkesville is currently growing at a rate of 0.93% annually and its population has increased by 1.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,911 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Clarkesville has a population density of 792 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clarkesville is $57,954 with a poverty rate of 15.61%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Clarkesville is 37.6 years, 36.7 years for males, and 40.1 years for females.

Clarkesville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Clarkesvillewas:

  • White: 84.95%
  • Two or more races: 9.61%
  • Black or African American: 4.06%
  • Asian: 1.37%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Clarkesville, Georgia is 1,947 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,911.

Clarkesville, Georgia Population 2022

Population by Race

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Clarkesville Population by Race

Clarkesville Population Pyramid 2022

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Clarkesville Median Age

41.1


Total

36


Male

48.2


Female

Clarkesville Adults

There are 1,458 adults, (425 of whom are seniors) in Clarkesville.

Clarkesville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

41.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Clarkesville Sex Ratio

Female

1,027

58.75%

Male

721

41.25%

Clarkesville Population by Age

Clarkesville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Clarkesville Household Types

60.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clarkesville Households and Families

3.44

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

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Clarkesville Households by Type

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Clarkesville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clarkesville Educational Attainment by Race

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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 hispanic people with a rate of 69.44%.

Clarkesville Educational Attainment by Race

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$33,714

Average Earnings

$33,438

Average Male

$34,083

Average Female

Clarkesville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clarkesville Language by Age

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Clarkesville Language

97.65% of Clarkesville residents speak only English, while 2.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.86% of the population.

Clarkesville Language

Clarkesville Poverty by Race

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15.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.07%

Male Poverty Rate

19.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clarkesville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clarkesville is Black, with 64.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clarkesville is Multiple, with 12.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.16%.

Clarkesville Poverty

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Clarkesville Poverty Rate by Education

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Clarkesville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clarkesville Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Clarkesville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

35.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Clarkesville Married by Age and Sex

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Clarkesville 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 45-54.

Clarkesville Marital Status by Race

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Clarkesville Marital Status

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72

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Clarkesville Veterans by War

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Clarkesville Veterans by Age

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Clarkesville Veterans by Race

Clarkesville Veterans by Education

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2.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clarkesville Veterans by Education

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43.9%

Labor Force Participation

42.3%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Clarkesville Employment by Age

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Clarkesville Employment by Race

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Clarkesville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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60.64%

Born in Clarkesville

95.14%

Native Born

4.86%

Foreign Born

2.23%

Non Citizen

2.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.14% of Clarkesville residents were born in the United States, with 60.64% having been born in Georgia. 2.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Clarkesville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Clarkesville Population by Year