Clarkton, Missouri Population 2023

925

Clarkton is a city located in Dunklin County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 925, it is the 367th largest city in Missouri and the 15356th largest city in the United States.Clarkton is currently declining at a rate of -2.94% annually and its population has decreased by -16.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,105 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Clarkton has a population density of 819 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clarkton is $37,216 with a poverty rate of 42.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Clarkton is 31.8 years, 30 years for males, and 32.5 years for females.

Clarkton Demographics

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

  • White: 86.97%
  • Black or African American: 5.25%
  • Other race: 4.71%
  • Two or more races: 3.08%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Clarkton, Missouri is 925 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,105.

Clarkton, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Other race

Two or more races

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Clarkton Population by Race

Clarkton Population Pyramid 2023

Clarkton Median Age

31.8

Total

30

Male

32.5

Female

Clarkton Adults

There are 777 adults, (179 of whom are seniors) in Clarkton.

Clarkton Age Dependency

84.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Clarkton Sex Ratio

Female59353.67%
Male51246.33%

Clarkton Population by Age

Clarkton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.04

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

60.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Clarkton Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Clarkton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clarkton Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 66.72%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 4.85%.

Clarkton Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$24,688

Average Earnings

$21,500

Average Male

$25,208

Average Female

Clarkton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clarkton Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Clarkton Language

86.27% of Clarkton residents speak only English, while 13.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.95% of the population.

Clarkton Language

Clarkton Poverty by Race

rate

42.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

40.16%

Male Poverty Rate

24.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clarkton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clarkton is Other, with 192.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clarkton is Black, with 13.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 55.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.32%.

Clarkton Poverty

Clarkton Poverty Rate by Education

Clarkton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clarkton Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Clarkton Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

40.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.3%

Male Marriage Rate

40.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Clarkton Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Clarkton 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 35-44.

Clarkton Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Clarkton Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

88

Number of Veterans

72

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

Clarkton Veterans by War

Clarkton Veterans by Age

count

Clarkton Veterans by Race

Clarkton Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

9.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clarkton Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

54.4%

Labor Force Participation

50.8%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Clarkton Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Clarkton Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Clarkton 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

84.44%

Born in Clarkton

102.87%

Native Born

6.64%

Foreign Born

6.64%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

102.87% of Clarkton residents were born in the United States, with 84.44% having been born in Missouri. 6.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Clarkton Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Clarkton Population by Year