Clarks, Louisiana

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Clarks, Louisiana

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High Points

Clarks strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Louisiana):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Clarks Affordability of Property Taxes
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. State)
Top 7% Clarks Well-Paid Single Men
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Clarks Racial Diversity
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Clarks Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Clarks, Louisiana

Comparing Clarks to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Louisiana (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Racial Diversity 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 7 10
Senior Citizens 2 1
Age of the Population 1 2
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1
Female Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 4 2
Portion of People Married 3 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 1 4
People Above Poverty 1 5
Median Family Income 1 4
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 1 1
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1
Public Transportation Use 1 1
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 2
Affordability of Rents 9 8
People Living Alone 7 8
Housing Recently Built 6 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1

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Clarks Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 33 miles S of Monroe, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 188 miles NW of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Caldwell
P.O. Box Zip Codes 71415
Phone Area Codes 318
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.026
Longitude -92.138

Clarks Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station OLLA
Distance 10.9 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 56 F
Apr Temp 51 to 75 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 51 to 78 F
Annual Precip 60.2 inches
Station JENA 4 WSW
Distance 25.1 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 56 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 52 to 78 F
Annual Precip 59.2 inches
Distance 25.3 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 55 F
Apr Temp 53 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 79 F
Annual Precip 56.5 inches
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Clarks Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,071 100%
Male 715 66.8%
Female 356 33.2%
Under 18 150 14%
18+ 921 86%
65+ 96 9%
Median Age 31.4
Average Family Size 2.98
White 522 48.7%
African-American 513 47.9%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 13 1.2%
Other 15 1.4%
Mixed Race 7 0.7%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 24 2.2%

Estimated Clarks Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,060
Growth -11
Growth % -1%

Clarks Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 48.6%
US/American 26.9%
African 10%
Irish 3.5%
English 2.9%
European 2.2%
Scotch-Irish 1.5%
French (except Basque) 1.3%
Italian 0.9%
German 0.9%
French Canadian 0.7%
Scottish 0.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Clarks 1,071 $27,083
Columbia 477 $33,523
Grayson 531 $33,250
Olla 1,417 $31,648
Sikes 120 $33,750
Tullos 419 $31,786
Urania 700 $29,167
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