Clearfield is a medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 30,653 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Clearfield is the 23rd largest community in Utah.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Clearfield is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Clearfield is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Clearfield who work in office and administrative support (15.15%), sales jobs (9.66%), and management occupations (7.07%).
There are many members of the armed forces living in Clearfield. You will notice when you visit or live here that some of the people you meet or see around town are employed by the armed services - even if they are not always in uniform.
Also of interest is that Clearfield has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The percentage of adults in Clearfield who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.21% of the adults in Clearfield have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Clearfield in 2010 was $18,421, which is low income relative to Utah, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $73,684 for a family of four. However, Clearfield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Clearfield is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Clearfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Clearfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Clearfield also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.91% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Clearfield include German, Irish, European, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Clearfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.