The City of Clarkesville had a population of 1,734 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Clarkesville is located at latitude 34.6093 and longitude -83.5275 in Habersham County. The formal boundaries for the City of Clarkesville (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Habersham County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,358 feet.
The City of Clarkesville (GNIS ID: 2404056) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Clarkesville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Clarkesville: Clarksville.
|Population in Households||1,629|
|Population in Familes||1,285|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||105|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||867 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||420 (48.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||304 (35.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||142 (16.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$114,748|
|Average Home Value||$143,246|
|Median Household Income||$37,264|
|Average Household Income||$53,312|
|Per Capita Income||$21,819|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.01%|
|Per Capita Income||2.77%|
The table below compares Clarkesville to the other 624 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia 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.
|Total Population||# 295||53rd|
|Population Density1||# 240||62nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 432||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 306||51st|
|Per Capita Income||# 165||74th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool.