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. 39.66% 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 service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clarksville who work in office and administrative support (14.54%), sales jobs (8.61%), and food service (7.33%).
One of the benefits of Clarksville is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.54 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 percentage of adults in Clarksville who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.96% of the adults in Clarksville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Clarksville in 2010 was $15,977, 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 $63,908 for a family of four.
Clarksville is a somewhat 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 21.30% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Clarksville include Irish, English, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Clarksville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.