Clarion County PA Information


Clarion County Subdivisions

Clarion County PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 39,328
Population in Households 37,827
Population in Familes 28,611
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,501
Population Density1 66
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 16,194
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 9,998
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 20,285 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,703 (52.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,491 (27.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,091 (20.2%)
Median Home Value $96,007
Average Home Value $117,399


Median Household Income $41,169
Average Household Income $52,185
Per Capita Income $21,573
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.32% -0.14%
Households 0.08% -0.06%
Families -0.13% -0.18%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   2.32%
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, 2015 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 # 58 15th
Per Capita Income # 60 12th

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