Clarence, Missouri

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Clarence, Missouri

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 2% trophy Clarence Affordability of Rents
Low Property Crime
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Top 2% trophy Clarence Low Property Crime
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Clarence Affordability of Property Taxes
Low Violent Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Clarence Low Violent Crime

Comparative Profile of Clarence, Missouri

Comparing Clarence to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Missouri (State):

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

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Female Share of the Population 10 9
Senior Citizens 9 9
Age of the Population 8 9
Racial Diversity 3 2
Well-Paid Single Men 2 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 2 1
Male Share of the Population 1 2


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


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 3 3
Median Family Income 2 3
College Educated Adults 2 2
People in Middle Class or Better 2 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 7 6
Public Transportation Use 7 6
Working at Home 5 6
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 10 10
People Living Alone 10 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 9 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 9 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 7
Housing Recently Built 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 10 10
Low Violent Crime 9 9

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Clarence Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 54 miles N of Columbia, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 131 miles NW of St. Louis, Missouri
County Shelby
Standard Zip Codes 63437
Phone Area Codes 660
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.741
Longitude -92.258

Clarence Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 11.5 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 34 F
Apr Temp 40 to 63 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 42 to 67 F
Annual Precip 38.5 inches
Distance 25.3 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 35 F
Apr Temp 41 to 66 F
Jul Temp 66 to 89 F
Oct Temp 44 to 68 F
Annual Precip 36.1 inches
Distance 43 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 33 F
Apr Temp 40 to 63 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 43 to 67 F
Annual Precip 39.7 inches
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Clarence Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 915 100%
Male 410 44.8%
Female 505 55.2%
Under 18 211 23.1%
18+ 704 76.9%
65+ 213 23.3%
Median Age 41.6
Average Family Size 3
White 899 98.3%
African-American 4 0.4%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.3%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 8 0.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.3%

Estimated Clarence Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 906
Growth -9
Growth % -1%

Clarence 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
German 31%
US/American 22.3%
English 12.2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 11.1%
Irish 10%
Italian 3.3%
Scotch-Irish 3.1%
Dutch 1.6%
Swedish 1.5%
Polish 1.1%
French (except Basque) 0.9%
Scottish 0.7%
Welsh 0.4%
Latvian 0.4%
Danish 0.4%
Czech 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Clarence, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Cherry Box (63437)
Duncans Bridge (63437)
Hagars Grove (63437)
Maud (63437)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Clarence 915 $31,397
Atlanta 450 $39,271
Bethel 121 $53,750
Jacksonville 163 $34,063
Macon 5,538 $36,633
Shelbina 1,943 $33,529
Shelbyville 682 $36,944

Clarence Public Libraries

Clarence Public Library
100 W. MAPLE
Clarence, Missouri
(660) 699-3310

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