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Total population: 17,733 (Urban population: 17,456 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 277 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 7,750 (7,234 occupied: 3,869 owner occupied, 3,365 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

47%
State:

47%

Housing density: 560 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $130,097.


Median contract rent in 2009: $351 (lower quartile is $227, upper quartile is $445)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $429


Median gross rent in Clarksdale, MS in 2009: $552


Housing units in Clarksdale with a mortgage: 2,119 (213 second mortgage, 61 home equity loan, 19 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,507


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $41,497


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $28,482


Median monthly housing costs: $585





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Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $62,510 (it was $51,600 in 2000)
Clarksdale:

$62,510
Mississippi:

$98,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $42,603 - $90,610

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $115,013
Here:

$115,013
State:

$150,055

Townhouses or other attached units: $1,339,945
Here:

$1,339,945
State:

$180,099

Mobile homes: $57,919
Here:

$57,919
State:

$37,232

Household type by relationship:

Households: 20,067
  • In family households: 17,468 (2,515 male householders, 2,558 female householders)
    2,490 spouses, 7,319 children (6,932 natural, 196 adopted, 191 stepchildren), 1,252 grandchildren, 313 brothers or sisters, 122 parents, 413 other relatives, 486 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,599 (867 male householders (711 living alone)), 1,320 female householders (1,237 living alone)), 412 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 580 (445 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,713 2-persons, 1,271 3-persons, 1,044 4-persons, 539 5-persons, 271 6-persons, 235 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,948 1-person, 170 2-persons, 20 3-persons, 26 4-persons, 23 5-persons.

2,259 married couples with children.
3,066 single-parent households (276 men, 2,790 women).

97.1% of residents of Clarksdale speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (66% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 24% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (78% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (73% speak English very well, 27% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 184 (0.9%)
(52.2% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

5.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.3

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Clarksdale, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 25
  • 3 rooms: 130
  • 4 rooms: 184
  • 5 rooms: 948
  • 6 rooms: 1,047
  • 7 rooms: 683
  • 8 rooms: 436
  • 9 or more rooms: 416
  • 1 room: 37
  • 2 rooms: 254
  • 3 rooms: 625
  • 4 rooms: 817
  • 5 rooms: 856
  • 6 rooms: 515
  • 7 rooms: 172
  • 8 rooms: 50
  • 9 or more rooms: 39
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Clarksdale, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 143
  • 2 bedrooms: 677
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,267
  • 4 bedrooms: 612
  • 5+ bedrooms: 170
  • no bedroom: 72
  • 1 bedroom: 860
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,193
  • 3 bedrooms: 993
  • 4 bedrooms: 235
  • 5+ bedrooms: 12
Cars and other vehicles available in Clarksdale, Mississippi in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 338
  • 1 vehicle: 1,410
  • 2 vehicles: 1,562
  • 3 vehicles: 440
  • 4 vehicles: 106
  • 5+ vehicles: 13
  • no vehicle: 1,119
  • 1 vehicle: 1,517
  • 2 vehicles: 533
  • 3 vehicles: 177
  • 4 vehicles: 8
  • 5+ vehicles: 11

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 15
  • 2000 to 2004: 209
  • 1990 to 1999: 316
  • 1980 to 1989: 770
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,388
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,643
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,748
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,128
  • 1939 or earlier: 618

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Clarksdale, MS house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Clarksdale, MS:

  • Less than $10,000: 57
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 28
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 56
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 57
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 58
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 115
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 119
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 256
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 330
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 339
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 283
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 209
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 207
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 518
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 262
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 79
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 51
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 77
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 95
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 58
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 26
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 25
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 12
  • $1,000,000 or more: 6
 


Clarksdale rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Clarksdale:

  • Less than $100: 19 people
  • $100 to $149: 23
  • $150 to $199: 125
  • $200 to $249: 73
  • $250 to $299: 144
  • $300 to $349: 257
  • $350 to $399: 85
  • $400 to $449: 149
  • $450 to $499: 234
  • $500 to $549: 356
  • $550 to $599: 396
  • $600 to $649: 348
  • $650 to $699: 82
  • $700 to $749: 207
  • $750 to $799: 96
  • $800 to $899: 222
  • $900 to $999: 37
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 86
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 19
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 133
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 64
  • 1990 to 1994: 17
  • 1985 to 1989: 38
  • 1980 to 1984: 11
  • 1975 to 1979: 11
  • 1970 to 1974: 19
  • 1970 to 1974: 9
  • 1965 to 1969: 15


Clarksdale, MS Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 81.0%
Number of people working at home: 94 (1.4% of all workers)


Clarksdale commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 426
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1769
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1666
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 780
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 293
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 117
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 297
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 80
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 66
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 350
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 534
  • 90 or more minutes: 253
 


Clarksdale mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,725 (70%)
  • Carpooled: 1,412 (21%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 266 (4%)
  • Walked: 156 (2%)
  • Other means: 72 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 94 (1%)
 


Clarksdale, MS household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 1898
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 796
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 649
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 558
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 493
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 460
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 334
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 214
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 258
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 509
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 356
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 372
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 179
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 42
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 57
  • $200,000 or more: 85
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 12001
 United States or American: 1278
 English: 645
 Irish: 500
 Italian: 323
 Scotch-Irish: 301
 Subsaharan African:: 217
 African: 217
 European: 146
 German: 109
 Arab:: 80
 Swedish: 70
 Lebanese: 66
 Dutch: 51
 Scottish: 44
 French (except Basque): 40
 Greek: 33
 Norwegian: 30
 Polish: 27
 Welsh: 18
 Canadian: 15
 Syrian: 12
 Lithuanian: 9
 French Canadian: 9
 Serbian: 9
 Belgian: 8
 Hungarian: 8
 Romanian: 5
 Other Arab: 2
 British: 2


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Hong Kong (29%)
  • Mexico (15%)
  • Canada (13%)
  • Bangladesh (9%)
  • Germany (8%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (7%)
  • United Kingdom (7%)


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

  • This state: 17702
  • Northeast: 80
  • Midwest: 835
  • South: 1621
  • West: 206

58% of Clarksdale residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 76% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Mississippi.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 190
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 105
  • 5th and 6th grade: 131
  • 7th and 8th grade: 287
  • 9th grade: 261
  • 10th grade: 230
  • 11th grade: 391
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 211
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 891
  • Less than 1 year of college: 324
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 659
  • Associate degree: 278
  • Bachelor's degree: 636
  • Master's degree: 199
  • Professional school degree: 111
  • Doctorate degree: 11

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 174
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 123
  • 5th and 6th grade: 218
  • 7th and 8th grade: 450
  • 9th grade: 328
  • 10th grade: 407
  • 11th grade: 441
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 324
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,598
  • Less than 1 year of college: 356
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 918
  • Associate degree: 427
  • Bachelor's degree: 886
  • Master's degree: 238
  • Professional school degree: 55
  • Doctorate degree: 31

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 1.8%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 8.9%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 15.4%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 13.9%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 42.9%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $47,779
  • Black householders: $18,744
  • Asian householders: $21,353
  • Two or more races householders: $119,813
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $23,435
Clarksdale household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Clarksdale household income for Black householders
Clarksdale household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Clarksdale household income for Some other race householders
Clarksdale household income for Two or more races householders
Clarksdale household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Clarksdale marital status for males
Clarksdale marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $77,289
  • Black or African American householders: $54,514
  • Asian householders: $109,997
  • Two or more races householders: $102,971
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $109,028

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,493
  • One, attached: 219
  • Two: 432
  • 3 or 4: 487
  • 5 to 9: 522
  • 10 to 19: 132
  • 20 to 49: 120
  • 50 or more: 95
  • Mobile homes: 234
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 16

Median worth of mobile homes: $17,100


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago


Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Clarksdale:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Clarksdale
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (80.1%)
  • Electricity (17.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.7%)
  • Utility gas (62.0%)
  • Electricity (36.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.2%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 333
Here:

10.6%
Mississippi:

10.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 177
Here:

12.4%
Mississippi:

10.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 19
Here:

3.2%
Mississippi:

12.4%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

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