Clarkesville is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 1,911 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Clarkesville is the 265th largest community in Georgia.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Clarkesville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Clarkesville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clarkesville who work in teaching (17.12%), office and administrative support (12.44%), and management occupations (6.46%).
Clarkesville 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 citizens of Clarkesville are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 34.33% of adults in Clarkesville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Clarkesville in 2018 was $28,444, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $113,776 for a family of four. However, Clarkesville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Clarkesville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Clarkesville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Clarkesville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Clarkesville include English, Irish, German, Italian, and Syrian.
The most common language spoken in Clarkesville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and African languages.