Clawson, Michigan Population 2020

11,860

Clawson is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 11,860, it is the 78th largest city in Michigan and the 2745th largest city in the United States. Clawson is currently declining at a rate of -0.32% annually but its population has increased by 0.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,825 in 2010. Clawson reached it's highest population of 17,617 in 1970. Spanning over 2 miles, Clawson has a population density of 5,392 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clawson is $78,144 with a poverty rate of 7.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $858 per month, and the median house value is $166,200. The median age in Clawson is 41.1 years, 39.7 years for males, and 44 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.6 males.

Clawson Demographics

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

  • White: 93.11%
  • Two or more races: 1.90%
  • Black or African American: 1.74%
  • Asian: 1.72%
  • Other race: 1.47%
  • Native American: 0.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Clawson, Michigan is 11,860, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,936.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,825.

Clawson, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,20093.11%
Two or More Races2291.90%
Black or African American2091.74%
Asian2071.72%
Some Other Race1771.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.06%

Clawson Population Pyramid 2020

Clawson Median Age

41.1


Total

39.7


Male

44


Female

Clawson Adults

There are 10,215 adults, (2,155 of whom are seniors) in Clawson.

Clawson Age Dependency

49.2

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Clawson Sex Ratio

Female

5,997

49.85%

Male

6,032

50.15%

Clawson Households and Families

Clawson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clawson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male86.9%13.1%
Married86.5%13.5%
Female78.7%21.3%
All72.2%27.8%
Non Family58.9%41.1%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,7082.0872.2
Non Family2,8531.1958.9
Married2,3052.8986.5
Female3523.5878.7
Male1982.9786.9

2.89

Average Family Size

2.08

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clawson Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade880.95%
9th to 12th Grade3613.89%
High School Graduate2,22523.95%
Some College2,16223.27%
Associates Degree9219.91%
Bachelors Degree2,24024.11%
Graduate Degree1,29213.91%

Clawson Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,5028,1983,275
Hispanic32621998
Black15214817
Multiple Races15215235
Asian151117101
Other Race121416
Native American7

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 66.89%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,014$57,344$42,491
Less Than High School$22,675$20,444$24,313
High School Grad$29,778$31,768$27,994
Some College$49,490$55,525$36,289
Bachelors Degree$59,567$74,346$51,991
Graduate Degree$72,417$74,842$62,368

$51,014

Average Earnings

$57,344

Average Male

$42,491

Average Female

Clawson Language

Clawson Language by Age

Clawson Language

91.81% of Clawson residents speak only English, while 8.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.99% of the population.

Clawson Poverty

Clawson Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,7737607.05%
Multiple2295222.71%
Hispanic479326.68%
Other1772111.86%
Black190115.79%

7.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.92%

Male Poverty Rate

7.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clawson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clawson is Multiple, with 22.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clawson is Black, with 5.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.49%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.18%
High School11.38%
Some College4.98%
Bachelors or Greater4.38%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.94%
Male Unemployed18.44%
Female Employed2.83%
Male Employed2.47%

Clawson Income

Clawson Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,237$78,144
Families$90,896$97,065
Married Families$105,411-
Non Families$50,162$57,320

Clawson Marital Status

Clawson Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.8%

Male Marriage Rate

45.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Clawson Married by Age and Sex

Clawson Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Clawson Marital Status by Race

Clawson Veterans

707

Number of Veterans

632

Male Veterans

75

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam210
First Gulf War103
Second Gulf War98
World War II45
Korea34
Age Group Veterans
75+209
65 to 74208
35 to 54159
55 to 6498
18 to 3433
Name Veterans % of Total
White6707.03%
Black2012.27%
2 or More1710.49%
Hispanic61.48%

$Clawson Veterans by Education

8.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clawson Employment Status

68.2%

Labor Force Participation

66.2%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Clawson 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

77.89%

Born in Michigan

92.88%

Native Born

7.12%

Foreign Born

3.52%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.88% of Clawson residents were born in the United States, with 77.89% having been born in Michigan. 3.52% 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
202011,860-38-0.32%
201911,898-38-0.32%
201811,936-67-0.56%
201712,003-38-0.32%
201612,041-15-0.12%
201512,056-51-0.42%
201412,107190.16%
201312,088810.67%
201212,007910.76%
201111,916760.64%
201011,840-892-0.72%
200012,732-1,142-0.86%
199013,874-1,229-0.85%
198015,103-2,514-1.53%
197017,6172,8221.76%
196014,7959,59911.03%
19505,1961,1902.64%
19404,0066291.72%
19303,3770.00%