Clarence, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2010: 626. Population change since 2000: +8.5%
Males: 327  (52.4%)
Females: 299  (47.6%)
Median resident age:  46.6 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 16829, 16874.

Clarence Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2016: $55,731 (it was $31,447 in 2000)
Clarence:

$55,731
PA:

$56,907

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,037 (it was $16,666 in 2000)

Clarence CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $141,176 (it was $71,500 in 2000)
Clarence:

$141,176
PA:

$174,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $123,912; Detached houses: $135,474; Mobile homes: $31,585

Median gross rent in 2016: $685.

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  • Races in Clarence, PA (2010)

    Clarence races chart
    • 62299.4%White alone
    • 20.3%American Indian alone
    • 20.3%Hispanic

Races in Clarence detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Clarence: 93.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Slovak (22.9%), German (13.1%), European (9.3%), Polish (7.9%), Italian (7.5%), American (5.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1410 feet

Land area: 1.65 square miles.

Population density: 380 people per square mile   (very low).

Clarence,PA real estate house value index trend

Clarence, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Clarence:

  • High school or higher: 92.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Clarence CDP:

  • Never married: 20.2%
  • Now married: 62.1%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

2 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.3%
Pennsylvania:

4.1%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Clarence, Pennsylvania as of December 15, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Clarence to the number of sex offenders is 563 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,151 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,126 (0.7%)

Clarence satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lancaster, PA (111.2 miles , pop. 56,348).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (114.3 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (164.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Snow Shoe borough, PA (1.2 miles ), Moshannon, PA (1.8 miles ), Pine Glen, PA (2.4 miles ), Grassflat, PA (3.0 miles ), Unionville borough, PA (3.3 miles ), Orviston, PA (3.3 miles) , Milesburg borough, PA (3.3 miles ), Kylertown, PA (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 41.05 N, Longitude: 77.95 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 814

Clarence household income distribution Clarence home values distribution

Property values in Clarence, PA

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.5%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (19%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Educational services (30%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Clarence: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Clarence, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Clarence-area historical tornado activity is below Pennsylvania state average. It is 48% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.9 miles away from the Clarence place center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F4 tornado 44.9 miles away from the place center killed 4 people and injured 40 people.

Earthquake activity:

Clarence-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 130.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 171.0 miles away from Clarence center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 112.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 272.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 113.5 miles away from Clarence center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 160.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Centre County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Clarence topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Clarence:

  • CENTRE CREST HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BELLEFONTE, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clarence:

  • Pennsylvania State University-World Campus (about 17 miles; University Park, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,893)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus (about 18 miles; University Park, PA; FT enrollment: 45,483)
  • Lock Haven University (about 27 miles; Lock Haven, PA; FT enrollment: 5,184)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (about 43 miles; Altoona, PA; FT enrollment: 3,656)
  • Pennsylvania College of Technology (about 50 miles; Williamsport, PA; FT enrollment: 5,291)
  • Saint Francis University (about 53 miles; Loretto, PA; FT enrollment: 2,636)
  • Bucknell University (about 56 miles; Lewisburg, PA; FT enrollment: 3,418)

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Notable location: Snow Shop Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Saint Michaels Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: North Fork Beech Creek (A), Little Sandy Run (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Centre County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 77.8. This is about average.

City:

77.8
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.71. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.71
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.421. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.421
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.77. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.77
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 8.7%
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  70.0%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.2%
Whole state:  6.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.1
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Clarence travel time to work - commute Clarence mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Clarence CDP (based on Centre County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant23,99792
Catholic19,2038
Evangelical Protestant11,66478
Other2,51011
Orthodox2292
Black Protestant1711
None96,216-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 20
Centre County:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Centre County:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
Centre County:

2.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 89
Here:

6.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.0%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Centre County:

27.1%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.6%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Clarence:

49.6%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Clarence:

45.6%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.3
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.4%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Clarence:

19.7%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Clarence:

6.8
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Clarence:

44.4%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

52.7%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Clarence:

76.7%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Clarence, PA Residents

5.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,389 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.95%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($347 average AGI)
Centre County:

0.08%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Clearfield County, PA  0.32% ($29,865 average AGI)
from Clinton County, PA  0.22% ($33,407)
from Blair County, PA  0.21% ($38,960)


7.06% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,269 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.06%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.17% of residents moved to foreign countries ($687 average AGI)
Centre County:

0.17%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Clearfield County, PA  0.39% ($30,489 average AGI)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.25% ($31,984)
to Clinton County, PA  0.23% ($30,495)

Strongest AM radio stations in Clarence:

  • WPHB (1260 AM; 5 kW; PHILIPSBURG, PA)
  • WIEZ (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WBLF (970 AM; 1 kW; BELLEFONTE, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WRSC (1390 AM; 2 kW; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WCPA (900 AM; 3 kW; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: CLEARFIELD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKOK (1070 AM; 10 kW; SUNBURY, PA; Owner: SUNBURY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHUN (1150 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clarence:

  • WPSU-FM (91.5 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGMR (101.1 FM; TYRONE, PA; Owner: CARY H. SIMPSON DBA ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WUBZ-FM (105.9 FM; PHILIPSBURG, PA; Owner: MOSHANNON VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBHV (103.1 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTLR (89.9 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: CENTRAL PENNSYLIA CHRISTIAN INST)
  • WZWW (95.3 FM; BELLEFONTE, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WBUS (93.7 FM; BOALSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WJHT (107.9 FM; PORT MATILDA, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WOWY (98.7 FM; PLEASANT GAP, PA; Owner: FOREVER BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W270AG (101.9 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: SALT & LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WZYY (106.9 FM; RENOVO, PA; Owner: WESTVIEW COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WLTS (94.5 FM; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF PA, LLC)
  • WQBR (99.9 FM; AVIS, PA; Owner: MAXIMUM IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLAK (103.5 FM; HUNTINGDON, PA; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WQYX (93.1 FM; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: CLEARFIELD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WOKW (102.9 FM; CURWENSVILLE, PA; Owner: RAYMARK BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WQWK (97.1 FM; UNIVERSITY PARK, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WQJU (107.1 FM; MIFFLINTOWN, PA; Owner: CENTRAL PA CHRISTIAN INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WJRC (90.9 FM; LEWISTOWN, PA; Owner: SALT AND LIGHT MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC)
  • WXMJ (99.5 FM; MOUNT UNION, PA; Owner: MEGAHERTZ LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Clarence:

  • WPSX-TV (Channel 3; CLEARFIELD, PA; Owner: THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WHVL-LP (Channel 29; STATE COLLEGE, ETC., PA; Owner: CHANNEL COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W59AI (Channel 59; STATE COLLEGE, PA; Owner: PEAK MEDIA OF PA LICENSEE LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 605Total average daily traffic
  • 66Total average daily truck traffic
  • 782Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KA3YQH, Grant Date: 02/02/1993, Expiration Date: 02/02/2003, Cancellation Date: 02/03/2005, Registrant: Larry L Ellsworth, Box 508, Clarence, PA 16829
  • Call Sign: KC3GOH, Licensee ID: L02005695, Grant Date: 02/26/2016, Expiration Date: 02/26/2026, Certifier: Jimmy S Stewart, Registrant: Jimmy S Stewart, 1351 Clarence Rd, Clarence, PA 16829

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$52,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0102.00
Most common first names in Clarence, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2875.2 years
Mary2578.9 years
Anna1985.0 years
Joseph1678.4 years
Helen975.6 years
Andy975.8 years
Andrew870.7 years
Paul773.1 years
Steve781.6 years
Elizabeth678.2 years
Most common last names in Clarence, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Koleno979.5 years
Bucha875.5 years
Basalla775.6 years
Biggans673.2 years
Kochik676.5 years
Puhalla578.8 years
Rogus580.4 years
Stasko571.9 years
Alexander473.3 years
Almashie473.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (58%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Coal or coke (8%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Clarence compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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