Clarkesville is a city located in Habersham County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Habersham County. With a 2020 population of 1,807, it is the 253rd largest city in Georgia and the 8003rd largest city in the United States . Clarkesville is currently declining at a rate of -0.39% annually but its population has increased by 4.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,733 in 2010. Clarkesville reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Clarkesville has a population density of 735 people per square mile.
The average household income in Clarkesville is $57,954 with a poverty rate of 18.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $694 per month, and the median house value is $142,900. The median age in Clarkesville is 37.6 years, 36.7 years for males, and 40.1 years for females.