Clarks Green is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,428 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Clarks Green is the 689th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Clarks Green real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Clarks Green house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Clarks Green is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 91.99% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Clarks Green is a borough of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clarks Green who work in management occupations (16.01%), business and financial occupations (11.10%), and sales jobs (10.96%).
In addition, Clarks Green is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Because of many things, Clarks Green is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Clarks Green 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 borough’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Clarks Green has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Clarks Green’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Clarks Green, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Clarks Green is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 59.26% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Clarks Green in 2010 was $41,046, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $164,184 for a family of four.
The people who call Clarks Green home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Clarks Green residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Clarks Green include Italian, German, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Clarks Green is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.