Clearfield, Pennsylvania Population 2020

5,784

Clearfield is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 5,784, it is the 156th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4379th largest city in the United States. Clearfield is currently declining at a rate of -0.84% annually and its population has decreased by -6.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,215 in 2010. Clearfield reached it's highest population of 9,372 in 1940. Spanning over 2 miles, Clearfield has a population density of 3,208 people per square mile.

The average household income in Clearfield is $57,446 with a poverty rate of 14.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $634 per month, and the median house value is $86,100. The median age in Clearfield is 43.5 years, 40.2 years for males, and 45.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.5 males.

Clearfield Demographics

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

  • White: 99.20%
  • Native American: 0.37%
  • Two or more races: 0.23%
  • Black or African American: 0.13%
  • Other race: 0.07%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Clearfield, Pennsylvania is 5,784, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,882.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,215.

Clearfield, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,92299.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native220.37%
Two or More Races140.23%
Black or African American80.13%
Some Other Race40.07%

Clearfield Population Pyramid 2020

Clearfield Median Age

43.5


Total

40.2


Male

45.9


Female

Clearfield Adults

There are 4,809 adults, (1,165 of whom are seniors) in Clearfield.

Clearfield Age Dependency

63.8

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Clearfield Sex Ratio

Female

3,150

52.76%

Male

2,820

47.24%

Clearfield Households and Families

Clearfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clearfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married69.7%30.3%
All56.2%43.8%
Female44.3%55.7%
Non Family42%58%

56.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8362.156.2
Non Family1,3351.0942
Married1,1342.9869.7
Female2213.0544.3
Male1463.1100

2.92

Average Family Size

2.1

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clearfield Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1062.45%
9th to 12th Grade4039.31%
High School Graduate1,85242.79%
Some College70516.29%
Associates Degree54312.55%
Bachelors Degree44510.28%
Graduate Degree2746.33%

Clearfield Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,2783,773681
Hispanic282824
Multiple Races141410
Black844
Other Race44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 85.71%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,877$41,292$27,321
Less Than High School$36,029$36,029$
High School Grad$27,714$33,882$24,589
Some College$36,774$43,281$28,125
Bachelors Degree$40,833$33,542$41,688
Graduate Degree$56,900$55,700$58,654

$33,877

Average Earnings

$41,292

Average Male

$27,321

Average Female

Clearfield Language

Clearfield Language by Age

Clearfield Language

98.43% of Clearfield residents speak only English, while 1.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.00% of the population.

Clearfield Poverty

Clearfield Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,87982714.07%
Native2222100.00%
Hispanic28414.29%
Other44100.00%

14.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.84%

Male Poverty Rate

16.58%

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 White, with 14.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.41%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.65%
High School14.90%
Some College7.61%
Bachelors or Greater7.23%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed17.86%
Male Unemployed6.16%
Female Employed5.48%
Male Employed3.24%

Clearfield Income

Clearfield Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,594$57,446
Families$57,230$75,891
Married Families$59,962-
Non Families$25,764$34,517

Clearfield Marital Status

Clearfield Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Clearfield Married by Age and Sex

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

Clearfield Veterans

445

Number of Veterans

347

Male Veterans

98

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam111
First Gulf War74
Second Gulf War62
World War II49
Korea15

$Clearfield Veterans by Education

13.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clearfield Employment Status

57.3%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Clearfield 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

90.37%

Born in Pennsylvania

99.68%

Native Born

0.32%

Foreign Born

0.12%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.68% of Clearfield residents were born in the United States, with 90.37% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,784-49-0.84%
20195,833-49-0.83%
20185,882-37-0.63%
20175,919-49-0.82%
20165,968-58-0.96%
20156,026-30-0.50%
20146,056-39-0.64%
20136,095-38-0.62%
20126,133-31-0.50%
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%