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 92.37% 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 (13.04%), healthcare (11.29%), and sales jobs (11.13%).
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 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.
If knowledge is power, Clarks Green is a pretty powerful place. 56.00% of the adults in Clarks Green 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 Clarks Green in 2010 was $39,433, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $157,732 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 Chinese.