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Clarkson Valley, Missouri
Location of Clarkson Valley, Missouri
Location of Clarkson Valley, Missouri
Country United States
State Missouri
County St. Louis
Area
 • Total 2.73 sq mi (7.07 km2)
 • Land 2.69 sq mi (6.97 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.10 km2)
Elevation
584 ft (178 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 2,632
 • Estimate 
(2019)
2,606
 • Density 968.41/sq mi (373.87/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 29-14176
GNIS feature ID 0755895

Clarkson Valley is a city in St. Louis County, Missouri, United States. The population was 2,632 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Clarkson Valley is located at 38°37′2″N 90°35′18″W / 38.61722°N 90.58833°W / 38.61722; -90.58833 (38.617353, -90.588218).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.75 square miles (7.12 km2), of which, 2.70 square miles (6.99 km2) is land and 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 137
1970 157 14.6%
1980 1,435 814.0%
1990 2,508 74.8%
2000 2,675 6.7%
2010 2,632 −1.6%
2019 (est.) 2,606 −1.0%
U.S. Decennial Census

Clarkson Valley is an affluent St. Louis suburb.

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 2,632 people, 882 households, and 801 families living in the city. The population density was 974.8 inhabitants per square mile (376.4/km2). There were 913 housing units at an average density of 338.1 per square mile (130.5/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 92.9% White, 1.5% African American, 3.5% Asian, 0.2% Pacific Islander, 0.6% from other races, and 1.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.2% of the population.

There were 882 households, of which 40.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 85.3% were married couples living together, 3.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 9.2% were non-families. 7.9% of all households were made up of individuals, and 4.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.98 and the average family size was 3.14.

The median age in the city was 46.9 years. 27.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 5.6% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 13.1% were from 25 to 44; 39.1% were from 45 to 64; and 14.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 49.7% male and 50.3% female.

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