Clarksville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 9,433 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Clarksville is the 43rd largest community in Arkansas.
When you are in Clarksville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 39.71% of Clarksville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Clarksville is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Clarksville who work in office and administrative support (14.22%), sales jobs (10.20%), and teaching (6.63%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Clarksville spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 15.38 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Clarksville is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Clarksville who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.91% of the adults in Clarksville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Clarksville in 2010 was $17,072, which is lower middle income relative to Arkansas, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $68,288 for a family of four.
Clarksville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Clarksville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Clarksville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Clarksville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 22.52% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Clarksville include Irish, English, Scottish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Clarksville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Mon-Khmer (Cambodian).