Clackamas is a somewhat small town located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 10,347 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Clackamas is the 48th largest community in Oregon.
Clackamas home prices are not only among the most expensive in Oregon, but Clackamas real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Clackamas is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Clackamas is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clackamas who work in sales jobs (18.32%), office and administrative support (13.68%), and management occupations (10.89%).
Of important note, Clackamas is also a town of artists. Clackamas has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Clackamas’s character.
Also of interest is that Clackamas has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In terms of college education, Clackamas is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.98% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Clackamas in 2010 was $30,065, which is wealthy relative to Oregon, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $120,260 for a family of four. However, Clackamas contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Clackamas is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Clackamas home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Clackamas residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Clackamas include English, Irish, Italian, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Clackamas is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.