Clarkson is a tiny city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 633 people and just one neighborhood, Clarkson is the 145th largest community in Nebraska. Clarkson has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Clarkson, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.50% of Clarkson’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Clarkson is a city of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clarkson who work in healthcare (9.26%), office and administrative support (8.33%) and sales jobs (8.10%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Clarkson is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Clarkson a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Clarkson has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Clarkson’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Clarkson has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Clarkson a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small city, Clarkson doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.