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Clearfield County, Pennsylvania (PA)

County population in 2017: 79,685 (46% urban, 54% rural); it was 83,382 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 12,978
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 11,847
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 25,950
Renter-occupied apartments: 7,463 (it was 6,835 in 2000)
% of renters here:

21%
State:

30%

Land area: 1147 sq. mi.

Water area: 6.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 69 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Clearfield County: 91.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (20.1%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (16.1%), Retail trade (13.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 50%
  • Government: 7%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 42%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Clearfield County, PA (2017)
    • 74,56389.4%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,5693.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,8662.2%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 7840.9%Two or more races
    • 4750.6%Asian alone
    • 1180.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 80.01%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

45.0 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years
Males: 41,347  (51.9%)
Females: 38,338  (48.1%)
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Average household size:
Clearfield County:

2.0 people
Pennsylvania:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,581 ($31,357 in 1999)
This county:

$48,581
Pennsylvania:

$59,195

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $494 (lower quartile is $362, upper quartile is $670)
This county:

$494
State:

$743


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $96,600 (it was $59,300 in 2000)
Clearfield:

$96,600
Pennsylvania:

$181,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $62,400 - $160,800

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $133,154
Here:

$133,154
State:

$246,314

Townhouses or other attached units: $78,544
Here:

$78,544
State:

$185,143

In 2-unit structures: $252,111
Here:

$252,111
State:

$167,412

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $333,051
Here:

$333,051
State:

$279,683

Mobile homes: $50,270
Here:

$50,270
State:

$63,273

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $959
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $393

Institutionalized population: 4,980
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 220 buildings, average cost: $81,600
  • 1998: 187 buildings, average cost: $89,700
  • 1999: 190 buildings, average cost: $88,200
  • 2000: 186 buildings, average cost: $81,300
  • 2001: 218 buildings, average cost: $88,400
  • 2002: 167 buildings, average cost: $111,800
  • 2003: 219 buildings, average cost: $101,000
  • 2004: 247 buildings, average cost: $100,200
  • 2005: 176 buildings, average cost: $121,800
  • 2006: 161 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 2007: 131 buildings, average cost: $130,200
  • 2008: 87 buildings, average cost: $145,200
  • 2009: 111 buildings, average cost: $155,100
  • 2010: 124 buildings, average cost: $148,300
  • 2011: 62 buildings, average cost: $146,000
  • 2012: 74 buildings, average cost: $137,100
  • 2013: 80 buildings, average cost: $184,200
  • 2014: 88 buildings, average cost: $147,400
  • 2015: 84 buildings, average cost: $179,300
  • 2016: 74 buildings, average cost: $180,500
  • 2017: 55 buildings, average cost: $184,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Clearfield, PA residents
Average permit cost in Clearfield, PA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,450 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,068 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Clearfield, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Clearfield, PA in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Clearfield, PA in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.8%
Clearfield County:

14.8%
Pennsylvania:

12.5%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.5% for Black residents, 39.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.2% for American Indian residents, 13.2% for other race residents, 33.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 45.0 years old
(Males: 43.1 years old, Females: 46.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.0 years old, Black residents: 33.9 years old, American Indian residents: 30.9 years old, Asian residents: 42.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 41.6 years old, Other race residents: 57.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Clearfield County is $413 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $491 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $704 a month.

Cities in this county include: DuBois, Clearfield, Treasure Lake, Curwensville, Sandy, Hyde, Osceola Mills, Plymptonville, Houtzdale, Chester Hill.

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

2018 air pollution in Clearfield County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.031 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Hancock County, Ohio , Medina County, Ohio , Starke County, Indiana , Wayne County, Ohio .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%

Unemployment by year in Clearfield, PA
County total employment by year in Clearfield, PA
County average yearly wages by year in Clearfield, PA

Current college students: 2,156
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,063 (7.9% naturalized citizens)

Clearfield County:

2.6%
Whole state:

7.0%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 4862010 or later
  • 5402000 to 2009
  • 7131990 to 1999
  • 1031980 to 1989
  • 631970 to 1979
  • 258Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 71.8%

Clearfield County marital status for males Clearfield County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 29,959
  • One, attached: 387
  • Two: 1,001
  • 3 or 4: 1,180
  • 5 to 9: 454
  • 10 to 19: 373
  • 20 to 49: 377
  • 50 or more: 671
  • Mobile homes: 4,824

Housing units in Clearfield County with a mortgage: 10,501 (282 second mortgage, 1,633 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 11,139

Here:

47.6% with mortgage
State:

60.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Clearfield County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic19,33121
Mainline Protestant15,065101
Evangelical Protestant7,51371
Orthodox5196
Black Protestant1171
Other523
None39,045-
Clearfield County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 16
Clearfield County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Clearfield County:

4.22 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 59
This county:

7.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Clearfield County:

10.1%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Clearfield County:

30.2%
State:

27.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.7%
State:

11.5%

Agriculture in Clearfield County:

Average size of farms: 130 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $23,910
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $187.20
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 29.02%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 54.52%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $13,930
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 44.60%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.47%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $28,376
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.53%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.39
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 25.04%
Corn for grain: 3287 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 121 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 65 harvested acres
Vegetables: 61 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 97 acres

Earthquake activity:

Clearfield County-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 104.5 miles away from Clearfield County center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 144.5 miles away from the county 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 137.1 miles away from the county center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 295.3 miles away from the county 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 136.3 miles away from Clearfield County 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 138.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Pennsylvania Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 26, 2013 to July 12, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4149: October 01, 2013, FEMA Id: 4149, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Pennsylvania Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 26, 2012 to November 08, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3356: October 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 3356, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Pennsylvania Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3235: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3235, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Pennsylvania Tropical Depression Ivan, Incident Period: September 17, 2004 to October 01, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1557: September 19, 2004, FEMA Id: 1557, Natural disaster type: Tropical Depression
  • Pennsylvania Flooding, Incident Period: July 19, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1130: July 26, 1996, FEMA Id: 1130, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Pennsylvania Flooding, Incident Period: January 19, 1996 to February 01, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1093: January 21, 1996, FEMA Id: 1093, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Pennsylvania Blizzard, Incident Period: January 06, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1085: January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: 1085, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • Pennsylvania Winter Storm, Severe Storm, Incident Period: January 04, 1994 to February 25, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1015: March 10, 1994, FEMA Id: 1015, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Storm
  • Pennsylvania Severe Snowfall and Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3105: March 16, 1993, FEMA Id: 3105, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • Pennsylvania Severe Storms, High Winds, Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 31, 1985 to June 01, 1985, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-737: June 03, 1985, FEMA Id: 737, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Wind
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Clearfield County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Clearfield

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 27,573 (83.7%)
  • Carpooled: 2,943 (8.9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 114 (0.3%)
  • Ferryboat: 10 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 286 (0.9%)
  • Bicycle: 77 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 970 (2.9%)
  • Worked at home: 857 (2.6%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Dominican Republic (24%)
  • Mexico (10%)
  • Jamaica (9%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Syria (5%)
  • Colombia (4%)
  • India (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Clearfield County


  • American (23%)
  • German (17%)
  • English (7%)
  • Italian (7%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • Polish (4%)
  • Slovak (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania in 2000:

  • 2,034 people in state prisons
  • 790 people in nursing homes
  • 217 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 128 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 27 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 13 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 12 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 4 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 4 people in other nonhousehold living situations

People in group quarters in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania in 2010:

  • 2,612 people in state prisons
  • 1,495 people in federal prisons
  • 725 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 136 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 73 people in college/university student housing
  • 36 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 14 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 12 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $50,568.

3.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,261 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.74%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.83% relocated from other counties in Pennsylvania ($28,306 average AGI)
0.91% relocated from other states ($11,956 average AGI)
Clearfield County:

0.91%
Pennsylvania average:

1.90%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, PA  0.74% ($28,422 average AGI)
from Centre County, PA  0.53% ($35,067)
from Blair County, PA  0.19% ($45,633)
from Elk County, PA  0.18% ($41,400)
from Cambria County, PA  0.16% ($40,673)
from Allegheny County, PA  0.13% ($44,905)
from Indiana County, PA  0.12% ($33,000)


3.97% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,866 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.97%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.78% relocated to other counties in Pennsylvania ($28,504 average AGI)
1.19% relocated to other states ($15,362 average AGI)
Clearfield County:

1.19%
Pennsylvania average:

2.27%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, PA  0.79% ($32,117 average AGI)
to Centre County, PA  0.58% ($37,809)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.16% ($45,500)
to Blair County, PA  0.15% ($39,426)
to Elk County, PA  0.14% ($36,698)
to Cambria County, PA  0.13% ($47,683)
to Indiana County, PA  0.08% ($37,958)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.7

Births per 1000 population in Clearfield County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Clearfield County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.8

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Clearfield County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Clearfield County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Clearfield County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clearfield County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clearfield County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clearfield County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Clearfield County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 16,441 (13,661 aged, 2,780 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,145 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,306)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (1,134)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (870)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (781)
  • Congestive heart failure (398)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (398)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (365)
  • Unspecified dementia (318)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (298)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (284)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.41
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 15,312
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 345
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 93,636

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 985
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,131
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 17

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 37
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 79

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 13
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 146.9. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 112.4
  • Other - 34.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 79,685
  • In family households: 61,498 (10,383 male householders, 8,644 female householders)
    14,441 spouses, 20,612 children (18,564 natural, 969 adopted, 1,079 stepchildren), 1,447 grandchildren, 959 brothers or sisters, 1,142 parents, 1,310 other relatives, 2,560 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 12,724 (4,514 male householders (3,478 living alone)), 5,557 female householders (4,736 living alone)), 2,653 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 5,463

Size of family households: 10,156 2-persons, 3,758 3-persons, 2,676 4-persons, 1,570 5-persons, 328 6-persons, 539 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 8,214 1-person, 1,705 2-persons, 76 3-persons, 76 4-persons.

9,317 married couples with children.
3,730 single-parent households (863 men, 2,867 women).

95.0% of residents of Clearfield speak English at home.
2.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (47% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
1.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (80% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (48% speak English very well, 31% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (50% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 32% speak English not well, 13% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $516,008,000 ($6,223 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $21,386,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $229,461,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $130,491,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,229,000
Federal grants: $117,527,000
Federal procurement contracts: $12,758,000 ($3,731,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $24,542,000 ($6,203,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $8,700,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,471,000
Federal Government insurance: $40,082,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 4,172
Here:

50 per 1000 residents
State:

61 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 4,769
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

54 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +73
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +17
Here +0 per 1000 residents
State -2 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Clearfield County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 6.32 millions of gallons per day (7% from ground, 93% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.4

Year house built in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
  • Year house built in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
  • 2992014 or later
  • 1,0972010 to 2013
  • 4,6652000 to 2009
  • 3,5461990 to 1999
  • 4,1551980 to 1989
  • 5,4201970 to 1979
  • 3,3681960 to 1969
  • 2,5761950 to 1959
  • 2,2781940 to 1949
  • 11,8221939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
  • 01 room
  • 972 rooms
  • 2483 rooms
  • 1,2864 rooms
  • 3,5255 rooms
  • 6,3646 rooms
  • 4,3777 rooms
  • 2,6388 rooms
  • 3,1059+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
  • 3191 room
  • 6862 rooms
  • 9193 rooms
  • 1,0794 rooms
  • 1,2425 rooms
  • 1,4996 rooms
  • 9777 rooms
  • 2428 rooms
  • 4959+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
  • 0no bedroom
  • 6861 bedroom
  • 4,2002 bedrooms
  • 12,7573 bedrooms
  • 3,1614 bedrooms
  • 8365+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
  • 319no bedroom
  • 2,0101 bedroom
  • 1,9632 bedrooms
  • 2,5843 bedrooms
  • 3994 bedrooms
  • 1835+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Clearfield County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Clearfield County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 889no vehicle
  • 5,7691 vehicle
  • 10,1172 vehicles
  • 3,2473 vehicles
  • 1,2324 vehicles
  • 3865+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Clearfield County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Clearfield County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 2,028no vehicle
  • 3,0611 vehicle
  • 1,8862 vehicles
  • 3663 vehicles
  • 1174 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

91.1% of Clearfield County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 84% lived in Pennsylvania.

Clearfield County:

91.1%
State average:

87.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 66,478
  • Other state: 10,924
  • Northeast: 4,509
  • Midwest: 2,233
  • South: 3,462
  • West: 720
Year householders moved into unit in Clearfield County, PA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Clearfield County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 43.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 29.1%Utility gas
  • 9.9%Electricity
  • 5.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.5%Coal or coke
  • 4.8%Wood
  • 1.3%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 38.5%Utility gas
  • 26.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 22.6%Electricity
  • 9.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Coal or coke
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.3%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 653
Here:

9.9%
Pennsylvania:

13.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 507
Here:

14.5%
Pennsylvania:

13.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 420
Here:

26.1%
Pennsylvania:

37.8%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Clearfield County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $3,650,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $7,335,000
    Police Protection: $6,852,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,399,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,522,000
    Financial Administration: $1,644,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,556,000
    Regular Highways: $318,000
    General - Other: $276,000
    Parks and Recreation: $240,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $139,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,635,000
    Public Welfare: $1,505,000
    General Local Government Support: $702,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $113,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,640,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,218,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $422,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $98,000
    General Revenue - Other: $42,000
    Rents: $18,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $509,000
    Health - Other: $41,000
    General Public Building: $13,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,908,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,370,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,716,000
    Other: $985,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,161,000
    Other Selective Sales: $608,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $10,792,000

Clearfield County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $3,650,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $7,335,000
    Police Protection: $6,852,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,399,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,522,000
    Financial Administration: $1,644,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,556,000
    Regular Highways: $318,000
    General - Other: $276,000
    Parks and Recreation: $240,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $139,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,635,000
    Public Welfare: $1,505,000
    General Local Government Support: $702,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $113,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,640,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,218,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $422,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $98,000
    General Revenue - Other: $42,000
    Rents: $18,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $509,000
    Health - Other: $41,000
    General Public Building: $13,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,908,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,370,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,716,000
    Other: $985,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,161,000
    Other Selective Sales: $608,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $10,792,000

Clearfield County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $3,650,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $7,335,000
    Police Protection: $6,852,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,399,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,522,000
    Financial Administration: $1,644,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,556,000
    Regular Highways: $318,000
    General - Other: $276,000
    Parks and Recreation: $240,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $139,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,635,000
    Public Welfare: $1,505,000
    General Local Government Support: $702,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $113,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,640,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,218,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $422,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $98,000
    General Revenue - Other: $42,000
    Rents: $18,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $509,000
    Health - Other: $41,000
    General Public Building: $13,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,908,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,370,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,716,000
    Other: $985,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,161,000
    Other Selective Sales: $608,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $10,792,000

Clearfield County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $3,650,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $7,335,000
    Police Protection: $6,852,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,399,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,522,000
    Financial Administration: $1,644,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,556,000
    Regular Highways: $318,000
    General - Other: $276,000
    Parks and Recreation: $240,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $139,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,635,000
    Public Welfare: $1,505,000
    General Local Government Support: $702,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $113,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,640,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,218,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $422,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $98,000
    General Revenue - Other: $42,000
    Rents: $18,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $509,000
    Health - Other: $41,000
    General Public Building: $13,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,908,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,370,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,716,000
    Other: $985,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,161,000
    Other Selective Sales: $608,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $10,792,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,593
  • Number of aged recipients: 188
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 2,405
  • Number of recipients under 18: 551
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,653
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 389
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 859
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,154
Most common first names in Clearfield County, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John74974.3 years
Mary69980.4 years
William57275.0 years
James45373.5 years
Robert41870.8 years
Joseph36674.8 years
George36475.9 years
Charles34374.2 years
Helen33279.9 years
Margaret31379.9 years
Most common last names in Clearfield County, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith21577.7 years
Miller14775.8 years
Williams12675.0 years
Bloom12676.6 years
Johnson11278.0 years
Brown10878.3 years
Shaffer10476.7 years
Rowles9477.0 years
Wilson9278.1 years
Johnston8378.0 years
Businesses in Clearfield County, PA
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Justice1
AT&T1KFC2
Advance Auto Parts1Kmart1
Arby's3La-Z-Boy1
Bath & Body Works1Long John Silver's2
Best Western1Lowe's2
Blockbuster1Martin's1
Burger King2MasterBrand Cabinets9
CVS2Maurices1
Carson Pirie Scott1McDonald's3
Chevrolet1Nike2
Clarion1Old Navy1
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut2
Curves2Quiznos1
Dairy Queen2RadioShack2
Days Inn1Red Lobster1
Deb1Rite Aid2
Decora Cabinetry2Rodeway Inn1
Domino's Pizza2Ruby Tuesday1
Dunkin Donuts1Rue211
Fashion Bug1Sears2
FedEx6Staples1
Ford3Subaru1
GNC2Subway5
GameStop1Super 81
Goodwill2Taco Bell2
H&R Block3Toyota1
Hilton2True Value3
Holiday Inn2U-Haul6
Honda1UPS6
Hyundai1Walmart2
JCPenney2Wendy's1
Jones New York2YMCA3

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  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"