Clive is a medium-sized city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 17,242 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Clive is the 25th largest community in Iowa.
Clive real estate is some of the most expensive in Iowa, although Clive house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Clive is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.98% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Clive is a city of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clive who work in management occupations (18.15%), sales jobs (11.45%), and business and financial occupations (10.52%).
Also of interest is that Clive has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
If knowledge is power, Clive is a pretty powerful place. 57.14% of the adults in Clive have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Clive in 2018 was $50,779, which is wealthy relative to Iowa and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $203,116 for a family of four.
Clive is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Clive home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Clive residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Clive include German, Irish, English, Norwegian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Clive is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Serbo-Croatian.