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The Town of Clarkton had a population of 790 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Clarkton is located at latitude 34.4886 and longitude -78.6558 in Bladen County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Clarkton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Bladen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 95 feet.

The Town of Clarkton (GNIS ID: 2406272) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Clarkton is located within Township of Brown Marsh, a minor civil division (MCD) of Bladen County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Clarkton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Clarkton: Brown Marsh Station, Dalton.

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Clarkton, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 790
Daytime Population: Workers 181
Daytime Population: Residents 504
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 685
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 775
Population in Familes 624
Population in Group Qrtrs 15
Population Density2 634
Diversity Index3 59


Median Household Income $36,122
Average Household Income $51,853
Per Capita Income $21,115


Total Housing Units 381 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 188 (49.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 116 (30.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 77 (20.2%)
Median Home Value $91,667
Average Home Value $123,537


Total Households 304
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 200
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.79% -0.64%
Households -0.7% -0.67%
Families -0.67% -0.81%
Median Household Income   -0.72%
Per Capita Income   0.72%

Clarkton, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clarkton to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 478 35th
Population Density # 388 48th
Diversity Index # 199 73rd
Median Household Income # 520 30th
Per Capita Income # 455 38th

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