Clarks Green, PA

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Living in Clarks Green

Clarks Green is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,394 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 88.20% 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 (17.89%), sales jobs (12.82%), and teaching (10.03%).

In addition, Clarks Green is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.

Because of many things, Clarks Green is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Clarks Green really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Clarks Green perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Clarks Green. 55.74% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Clarks Green in 2018 was $41,999, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $167,996 for a family of four.

Clarks Green is a somewhat ethnically-diverse borough. 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 Irish, German, Italian, Polish, and Welsh.

The most common language spoken in Clarks Green is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.

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