Clarkton, Missouri Population 2020

1,134

Clarkton is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 1,134, it is the 326th largest city in Missouri and the 9822nd largest city in the United States. Clarkton is currently declining at a rate of -1.56% annually and its population has decreased by -11.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,288 in 2010. Clarkton reached it's highest population of 1,289 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Clarkton has a population density of 1,004 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clarkton is $33,752 with a poverty rate of 39.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $453 per month, and the median house value is $34,100. The median age in Clarkton is 27.5 years, 25.9 years for males, and 32.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 110.2 males.

Clarkton Demographics

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

  • White: 78.24%
  • Black or African American: 10.72%
  • Other race: 8.00%
  • Two or more races: 3.05%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Clarkton, Missouri is 1,134, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,170.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,288.

Clarkton, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White94978.24%
Black or African American13010.72%
Some Other Race978.00%
Two or More Races373.05%

Clarkton Population Pyramid 2020

Clarkton Median Age

27.5


Total

25.9


Male

32.4


Female

Clarkton Adults

There are 806 adults, (151 of whom are seniors) in Clarkton.

Clarkton Age Dependency

85.2

Age Dependency Ratio

23.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

62.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Clarkton Sex Ratio

Female

577

47.57%

Male

636

52.43%

Clarkton Households and Families

Clarkton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clarkton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female57.5%42.5%
Married56.3%43.8%
All53.5%46.5%
Non Family49.4%50.6%
Male48.8%51.2%

53.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4882.4953.5
Married1923.0456.3
Non Family1681.0449.4
Female873.6357.5
Male413.4148.8

3.03

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clarkton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade12317.93%
9th to 12th Grade11316.47%
High School Graduate28040.82%
Some College12718.51%
Associates Degree273.94%
Bachelors Degree60.87%
Graduate Degree101.46%

Clarkton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White54638616
Hispanic7112
Black5241
Other Race3111
Multiple Races6

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 78.85%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 2.93%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,739$30,677$23,750
Less Than High School$17,102$18,125$16,458
High School Grad$26,818$30,515$
Some College$31,771$36,563$27,222
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,739

Average Earnings

$30,677

Average Male

$23,750

Average Female

Clarkton Language

Clarkton Language by Age

Clarkton Language

87.52% of Clarkton residents speak only English, while 12.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.74% of the population.

Clarkton Poverty

Clarkton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White81627834.07%
Hispanic18511964.32%
Black1304836.92%
Other974748.45%

39.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

42.49%

Male Poverty Rate

35.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clarkton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clarkton is Hispanic, with 64.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clarkton is White, with 34.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 48.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.12%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.68%
Some College37.01%
High School24.29%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed43.48%
Male Employed21.08%
Female Employed21.05%

Clarkton Income

Clarkton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,095$33,752
Families$30,385$39,230
Married Families$36,591-
Non Families$14,722$18,038

Clarkton Marital Status

Clarkton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.5%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Clarkton Married by Age and Sex

Clarkton 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.

Clarkton Marital Status by Race

Clarkton Veterans

85

Number of Veterans

85

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam26
First Gulf War22
Second Gulf War6
World War II5
Korea3

$Clarkton Veterans by Education

11.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clarkton Employment Status

48.5%

Labor Force Participation

45.8%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Clarkton 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

77.41%

Born in Missouri

93.98%

Native Born

6.02%

Foreign Born

6.02%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.98% of Clarkton residents were born in the United States, with 77.41% having been born in Missouri. 6.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,134-18-1.56%
20191,152-18-1.54%
20181,170-29-2.42%
20171,199-18-1.48%
20161,217-15-1.22%
20151,232-20-1.60%
20141,252-19-1.49%
20131,271-8-0.63%
20121,279-10-0.78%
20111,28910.08%
20101,2880.00%