Send us your Clarence photos:
Clarence encompasses the communities of Clarence, Harris Hill, Clarence Center and Clarence Center, as well as parts of East Amherst, Millersport and Swormville.
Clarence is a town in Erie County, in the Buffalo-Cheektowaga metro area.
The community was named for the English House of Clarence.
The latitude of Clarence is 42.976N. The longitude is -78.592W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 636 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 26,123.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Clarence demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Erie County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Buffalo-Niagara Falls area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 14051 ZIP code.
27% of Clarence residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Clarence ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Clarence was $32,717, compared with $21,587 nationally.
42% of Clarence residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Clarence, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $480. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,494.
Libraries in Clarence include Clarence Public Library ... View libraries
Erie County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Clarence political report.
The average commute time for Clarence workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 4 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Clarence between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 1.5 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
More info about Clarence:
Send us your corrections and additions