Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania Population 2021

4,833
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Clarks Summit is a city located in Lackawanna County Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 4,833, it is the 194th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4857th largest city in the United States . Clarks Summit is currently declining at a rate of -0.33% annually and its population has decreased by -5.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,116 in 2010. Clarks Summit reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Clarks Summit has a population density of 3,049 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clarks Summit is $88,977 with a poverty rate of 9.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $907 per month, and the median house value is $219,700. The median age in Clarks Summit is 46.1 years, 44.3 years for males, and 46.9 years for females.

Clarks Summit Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Clarks Summitwas:

  • White: 99.08%
  • Two or more races: 0.75%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania is 4,833 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,865.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,116.

Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,86999.08%
Two or More Races370.75%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.16%
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Clarks Summit Population by Race

Clarks Summit Population Pyramid $2021

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Clarks Summit Median Age

46.1


Total

44.3


Male

46.9


Female

Clarks Summit Adults

There are 3,703 adults, (1,164 of whom are seniors) in Clarks Summit.

Clarks Summit Age Dependency

93.5

Age Dependency Ratio

45.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Clarks Summit Sex Ratio

Female

2,596

52.83%

Male

2,318

47.17%

Clarks Summit Population by Age

Clarks Summit Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Clarks Summit Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family66.7%33.3%
All80.2%19.8%
Female86.1%13.9%
Married90.6%9.4%
Male100%0%

80.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clarks Summit Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1682.2680.2
Married1,0073.1290.6
Non Family9181.0866.7
Female2093.3186.1
Male342.56100

3.05

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

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Clarks Summit Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade300.85%
9th to 12th Grade772.18%
High School Graduate71020.13%
Some College72220.47%
Associates Degree1684.76%
Bachelors Degree1,00828.58%
Graduate Degree81223.02%
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Clarks Summit Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clarks Summit Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,3503,2431,701
Hispanic169169119
Native American88

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 70.41%.

Clarks Summit Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,627$54,149$32,760
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$38,633$43,750$19,148
Some College$34,135$58,409$31,250
Bachelors Degree$41,552$44,719$31,888
Graduate Degree$62,965$64,506$56,830

$43,627

Average Earnings

$54,149

Average Male

$32,760

Average Female

Clarks Summit Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clarks Summit Language by Age

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Clarks Summit Language

90.90% of Clarks Summit residents speak only English, while 9.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.52% of the population.

Clarks Summit Language

Clarks Summit Poverty by Race

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9.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.22%

Male Poverty Rate

11.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clarks Summit

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clarks Summit is White, with 10.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clarks Summit is White, with 10.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.77%.

Clarks Summit Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.78%
Some College11.91%
High School8.73%
Bachelors or Greater1.21%

Clarks Summit Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed10.32%
Male Employed0.77%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Clarks Summit Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clarks Summit Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$76,364$88,977
Families$90,132$113,637
Married Families$98,021-
Non Families$34,833$50,679
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Income by Household Type

Clarks Summit Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Clarks Summit Married by Age and Sex

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Clarks Summit 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 55-64.

Clarks Summit Marital Status by Race

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Clarks Summit Marital Status

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250

Number of Veterans

225

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam139
Second Gulf War45
Korea17
First Gulf War15
World War II

Clarks Summit Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74102
75+73
35 to 5430
18 to 3425
55 to 6420

Clarks Summit Veterans by Age

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Clarks Summit Veterans by Race

Clarks Summit Veterans by Education

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22.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clarks Summit Veterans by Education

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64%

Labor Force Participation

62.3%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Clarks Summit Employment by Age

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Clarks Summit Employment by Race

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Clarks Summit 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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71.79%

Born in Clarks Summit

97.92%

Native Born

2.08%

Foreign Born

0.85%

Non Citizen

1.22%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.92% of Clarks Summit residents were born in the United States, with 71.79% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Clarks Summit Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,833-16-0.33%
20204,849-16-0.33%
20194,865-16-0.33%
20184,881-16-0.33%
20174,897-37-0.75%
20164,934-45-0.90%
20154,979-118-2.32%
20145,097-28-0.55%
20135,125-15-0.29%
20125,140-15-0.29%
20115,155-5-0.10%
20105,160340.07%
20005,126-307-0.58%
19905,4331610.30%
19805,272-104-0.20%
19705,3761,6833.83%
19603,6937532.31%
19502,9402490.89%
19402,691870.33%
19302,6040.00%

Clarks Summit Population by Year