For population 25 years and over in Clarksdale:
For population 15 years and over in Clarksdale city:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $775 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (15.7 miles , pop. 73,990).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (50.9 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (385.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Stewartsville, MO (2.2 miles ), Amity, MO (2.7 miles) , Cosby, MO (2.8 miles) , Easton, MO (2.8 miles ), Osborn, MO (3.4 miles ), Maysville, MO (3.4 miles ), Union Star, MO (3.4 miles ), Gower, MO (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 39.81 N, Longitude: 94.55 W
Area code: 816
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +64 (+22.3%).
Work and jobs in Clarksdale: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Clarksdale, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Clarksdale-area historical tornado activity is above Missouri state average. It is 187% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/29/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.6 miles away from the Clarksdale city center killed 3 people and injured 6 people and caused $300,000 in damages.
On 4/23/1975, a category F4 tornado 31.8 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Clarksdale-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.5 miles away from Clarksdale center
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.9 miles away from Clarksdale center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in DeKalb County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Raymond L. Wallace - Bigfoot researcher.
Hospitals/medical centers near Clarksdale:
Amtrak station near Clarksdale:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clarksdale:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 3.41. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 28.4. This is worse than average. There were 9 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Clarksdale that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.1%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Clarksdale compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Clarksdale (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Clarksdale city (based on DeKalb County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.41%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.33% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,279 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.71% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,472 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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