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.
Clarksville is a blue-collar town, with 39.71% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. 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%).
One of the benefits of Clarksville is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 15.38 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
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 education level of Clarksville citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.91% of adults 25 and older in Clarksville have a college 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).