Clearfield, Pennsylvania Population 2021

5,765
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Clearfield is a city located in Clearfield County Pennsylvania. It is also the county seat of Clearfield County. With a 2020 population of 5,765, it is the 155th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4391st largest city in the United States . Clearfield is currently declining at a rate of -0.64% annually and its population has decreased by -7.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,215 in 2010. Clearfield reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Clearfield has a population density of 3,198 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clearfield is $54,361 with a poverty rate of 19.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $640 per month, and the median house value is $84,800. The median age in Clearfield is 43.3 years, 38.6 years for males, and 46.6 years for females.

Clearfield Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Clearfieldwas:

  • White: 98.55%
  • Asian: 0.59%
  • Native American: 0.35%
  • Two or more races: 0.25%
  • Other race: 0.15%
  • Black or African American: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Clearfield, Pennsylvania is 5,765 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,839.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,215.

Clearfield, Pennsylvania Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,83598.55%
Asian350.59%
American Indian and Alaska Native210.35%
Two or More Races150.25%
Some Other Race90.15%
Black or African American60.10%
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Clearfield Population by Race

Clearfield Population Pyramid $2021

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Clearfield Median Age

43.3


Total

38.6


Male

46.6


Female

Clearfield Adults

There are 4,682 adults, (1,198 of whom are seniors) in Clearfield.

Clearfield Age Dependency

69.9

Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Clearfield Sex Ratio

Female

3,177

53.66%

Male

2,744

46.34%

Clearfield Population by Age

Clearfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Clearfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family37.7%62.3%
Female51.4%48.6%
All53.6%46.4%
Male61.8%38.2%
Married75.8%24.2%

53.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clearfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8712.0653.6
Non Family1,4541.1237.7
Married9962.9675.8
Female2433.1351.4
Male1783.2661.8

2.89

Average Family Size

2.06

Average Household Size

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Clearfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1152.70%
9th to 12th Grade3287.69%
High School Graduate1,92345.07%
Some College60214.11%
Associates Degree48811.44%
Bachelors Degree54412.75%
Graduate Degree2676.26%
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Clearfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Clearfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,1863,743752
Asian353523
Hispanic191917
2+ Races141414
Other Race99
Black665

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Clearfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,845$42,266$28,477
Less Than 9th Grade$34,583$34,583$
High School Graduate$30,617$33,500$24,531
Some College$39,167$45,142$30,189
Bachelors Degree$43,068$42,917$43,295
Graduate Degree$55,956$56,397$50,357

$34,845

Average Earnings

$42,266

Average Male

$28,477

Average Female

Clearfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Clearfield Language by Age

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Clearfield Language

98.51% of Clearfield residents speak only English, while 1.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.69% of the population.

Clearfield Language

Clearfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,8001,13519.57%
Native2121100.00%
Other99100.00%
Hispanic19210.53%
Black6116.67%

19.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.21%

Male Poverty Rate

21.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clearfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clearfield is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clearfield is Hispanic, with 10.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.30%.

Clearfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.35%
High School21.42%
Bachelors or Greater7.77%
Some College6.42%

Clearfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed21.74%
Male Unemployed12.70%
Female Employed7.20%
Male Employed6.39%

Clearfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Clearfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,563$54,361
Families$56,470$72,208
Married Families$60,556-
Non Families$23,578$34,425
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Income by Household Type

Clearfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.9%

Male Marriage Rate

39.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Clearfield Married by Age and Sex

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Clearfield Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Clearfield Marital Status by Race

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Clearfield Marital Status

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495

Number of Veterans

423

Male Veterans

72

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War116
Vietnam83
First Gulf War72
World War II27
Korea15

Clearfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54223
75+108
65 to 7467
55 to 6455
18 to 3442

Clearfield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White47410.33%
Native American21100.00%

Clearfield Veterans by Race

Clearfield Veterans by Education

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18.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clearfield Veterans by Education

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57.3%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Clearfield Employment by Age

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Clearfield Employment by Race

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Clearfield 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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88.23%

Born in Clearfield

99.27%

Native Born

0.73%

Foreign Born

0.15%

Non Citizen

0.57%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.27% of Clearfield residents were born in the United States, with 88.23% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Clearfield Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,765-37-0.64%
20205,802-37-0.63%
20195,839-37-0.63%
20185,876-37-0.63%
20175,913-50-0.84%
20165,963-58-0.96%
20156,021-31-0.51%
20146,052-39-0.64%
20136,091-40-0.65%
20126,131-33-0.54%
20116,164-33-0.53%
20106,197-434-0.67%
20006,631-2-0.00%
19906,633-947-1.33%
19807,580-596-0.75%
19708,176-1,094-1.25%
19609,270-87-0.09%
19509,357-15-0.02%
19409,3721510.16%
19309,2216920.78%
19208,5291,6782.21%
19106,8511,7703.03%
19005,0810.00%

Clearfield Population by Year