Clearwater Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Clearwater is 116,667. 13.69% is under 18, while 25.43% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 3.34% of the population was five years old or younger, 13.69% were 18 years or younger and 41.78% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 49.90% female and 50.10% male.

Clearwater Housing

According to the US Census, Clearwater has 60,153 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Clearwater was 82.27%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $298,000

Clearwater Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Black Or African American Alone constitute 78.47% of Clearwater's population. Residents of the city who were Some Other Race Alone, made up 7.05% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Asian Alone, constituting 2.91% of the city's population and White Black Or African American at 1.28%

White Alone67.98%
Black Or African American Alone10.49%
Some Other Race Alone7.05%
Asian Alone2.91%
White Black Or African American1.28%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone0.70%

How Educated is Clearwater

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 21.2% of Clearwater residents had a bachelor's degree, while 13.3% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 34.50% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Clearwater CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher92.7%
Some College Or Associates Degree41.4%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher34.6%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency29.0%
Bachelors Degree21.2%
Some College No Degree17.5%

Average Income in Clearwater

The median household income in Clearwater is $56,626. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $56,626.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $80,094 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $94,464.

A closer examination of the income groups of Clearwater households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $35,000 and $49,999 (14.0%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (8.4%). 5.5% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$94,464
Nonfamily households$39,579