Clarksdale employment information

Income per capita$15,419$20,956$28,555
Median household income$27,742$39,464$53,482
Median income owner occupied$41,905$49,112$68,142
Median income renter occupied$17,201$23,702$33,219
Median earnings male$23,070$31,341$36,116
Median earnings female$18,990$21,815$25,692
Unemployment rate9.1%6.3%5.8%
Poverty level37.5%22.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Clarksdale is 46% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Clarksdale is 48% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Clarksdale is 56% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Clarksdale is 141% higher than the national average.

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Clarksdale median earnings by income bracket

Clarksdale employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry4.7%0.9%
Manufacturing sector19.0%5.4%
Financial & insurance services2.9%4.2%
Wholesale & retail services13.4%11.9%
Public administration6.2%7.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.9%1.3%
Education, health & social services19.9%46.4%

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Friars Point, MS924$19,71263%
Clarksdale, MS17,497$27,74248%

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Bay City, TX17,499$38,85927%
Live Oak, CA17,494$64,95721%
Martinsburg, WV17,508$36,73631%
Greenfield Town, MA17,484$48,4939%
Clarksdale, MS17,497$27,74248%
Source: The Clarksdale, MS employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.