Clarion County PA Information


Clarion County Subdivisions

Clarion County PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 39,308
Population in Households 37,885
Population in Familes 28,663
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,423
Population Density1 65
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 16,247
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 10,050
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 20,366 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,774 (52.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,473 (26.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,119 (20.2%)
Median Home Value $118,563
Average Home Value $154,903


Median Household Income $45,607
Average Household Income $57,418
Per Capita Income $24,009
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.27% -0.2%
Households 0.12% -0.06%
Families -0.02% -0.15%
Median Household Income   2.3%
Per Capita Income   1.86%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Clarion County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clarion County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 57 16th
Population Density1 # 52 24th
Diversity Index2 # 60 12th
Median Household Income # 41 40th
Per Capita Income # 43 37th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.